Story of First World War soldier Willie McBride uncovered

Immortalised in song, the soldier has now been traced back to his roots in Armagh

Artists lend support to new Easter Rising commemorations

Brian Friel and Sinead O'Connor among supporters of new movement

Interactive drama chronicles Scottish footballers who went to war

Footballers United is an interactive story of establishment of Edinburgh batallion

Twitter inspired film wins IWM Festival award

Award winning short film uses social media to bring war to younger audience

British Red Cross records from war go online

Records of Agatha Christie and Vera Brittain among names included in new site

Battle of the Somme linked to new Hobbit film

Experiences at the Somme said to have influenced Peter Jackson's award winning films

Leading Irish musicians lend support to Rising film

Sinead O'Connor and Shane McGowan endorse 'The Rising'

Christmas Truce football match commemoration for Ballyclare

Ballyclare and German football teams to play each other in Christmas Truce commemorations

PRONI release December blog

December blog charts personal accounts and diary entries from throughout First World War

Ulster Museum launch Modern History gallery

500 years of Ireland's past explored with the opening of new Modern History Gallery

Derry stationed soldier link to Christmas war advert

Francis Ledwidge's great-nephew is director of First World War inspired Christmas advert

Primary school students explore Creative Centenaries comics

Comic book workshops delivered as part of Foyle Film Festival education programme

First World War mobile apps revealed

Two neb mobile apps explore Victoria Cross winners and war grave sites

Documentary to explore Belfast soldier's war photographs

Story of George Hackney from the 36th Ulster Division to be told in BBC documentary

Government announce plans for Easter Rising centenary

Memorials, a military ceremony and concerts honouring signatories are focus of commemoration