Donegal council's 1916 minutes to be released

Council minutes from the time of the Easter Rising offer fascinating insight into Donegal life in 1916

Free schools workshops on the Battle of Messines

Students get new graphic novel resource on Messines and use digital technology to explore the battle
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 19:30
Ranfurly House
26 Market Square
BT70 1AB
Mid Ulster District Council is organising a series of talks around the Decade of Anniversaries (1912-1923). The series of talks and discussions deal with the historical facts that mark the key shifts in society that happened during this turning point
Abbey Rebels
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 19:00
Derry Central Library
35 Foyle Street
BT48 6AL
Derry Central Library will host the talk ‘Easter 1916: History and Memory', by Dr. Fearghal McGarry on Monday 20 March at 7pm. During this talk, Dr McGarry will provide an overview The Abbey Rebels of 1916, by looking at the
Rising claims

New website reveals claims from public after Easter Rising

Paintings, jewellery and knickers among items claimed for in aftermath of Easter Rising, according to newly released archives
Winnie and George
Belfast City Hall
Donegall Square
A talk on the lives of Winifred Carney and George McBride is the latest event in Belfast City Council's Decade of Centenaries programme. Author and Historian, Alison Murphy will give a talk on the lives of these two historical figures,

Easter Rising autograph books go online

Pictures, poems, political statements and signatures form part of new digitised autograph book archive
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 19:00
DiverseCity Community Partnership
10-12 Bishop Street
BT48 6PW
The Trial of PH Pearse, by Anthony Russell, is a scripted performance by the Newport Players (with the suport of local performers) and music from Gerry O'Connor. The piece of drama gives the audience/jury the change to deliberate the charge
Untold Stories

Closing event announced to mark Untold Stories exhibition

Night of music, song, drama and poetry to mark the end of Derry~Londonderry exhibition
First dail

New talks series to explore Ireland post-1916

Six weeks programme will look ahead to and assess challenging years in the Decade of Centenaries


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