Jack Rutherford

Derry soldier at Somme remembered in recovered tape recording

An interview with a Derry soldier who fought at the Battle of the Somme has been uncovered by family after more than 30 years. Jack Rutherford left the city aged
Battle of the Somme

Somme diaries of Irish priest found 100 years later

BBC's Voices 16 documentary uncovers lost archives and stories from the Battle of the Somme
Battle of the Somme
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 19:00
Omagh Library
1 Irishtown Road
BT78 1HL
Dr Timothy Bowman hosts a talk on Irish involvement during the Battle of the Somme
Library Men

Libraries NI launch 'Library Men of WW1' project

Letters from Librarians at the front to the Chief Librarian in Belfast go on display
Nissen Huts 1916 © IWM (Q 1402)

Nerve Centre bring 14-18 NOW co-commission Shelter to life

Shelter will consider an architectural legacy of the Nissen hut, first invented during the First World War
Thiepval Memorial

App launched to help find Thiepval casualties

New app from Commonwealth War Graves Commission will help users locate injured and dead on Thiepval Memorial
Belfast Somme 100

Belfast Somme 100 launch five month programme

Film, lectures, exhibition, debates, workshops and more make up 141 day programme across the city
Battle of Jutland interactive exhibition

Libraries NI host online Jutland interactive exhibition

Libraries NI to launch interactive web based exhibition on the Battle of Jutland
The Box

'The Box' brings First World War archive to life through theatre

Kabosh Theatre Company and Creative Centenaries bring story of nurse Olive Swanzy to life


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