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
Divided by History, United by Music

Somme to be explored in major new Derry play

Major new production 'Divided by History, United by Music' tells the real life story of Derry musicians at the Somme
Galway conference

National conference 1916 programme announced for Galway

Three day conference entitled 'Ireland 1916-2016: The Promise and Challenge of National Sovereignty'
Weeping window

Weeping windows installation set for Ulster Museum

The iconic 'Weeping Windows' installation commemorating those who lost their lives during the First World War will come to the Ulster Museum in Belfast in 2017. The full installation was

Easter Rising court martial files go online

Newly released material from the National Archives of Ireland have been put online and include the court-martial documents from the Easter Rising. The court martial files for Thomas MacDonagh reveal
Somme 100

Belfast Somme 100 announce autumn programme

Somme to be remembered across Belfast with drama, music, film, talks, conferences and much more

PRONI to host teachers' workshop

Workshop to explore historical context of period and showcase range of primary sources available at PRONI
Island Voices

Island Voices programme to explore the events of 1916

'Language, Identity and Nationhood' is the theme for a series of talks at the Tower Museum in Derry~Londonderry this autumn
Halfway House

Halfway House play to tour NI venues

Philip Orr scripted production sees two women discover how their pasts are linked to the events of 1916
Taylor Mac

Belfast Festival announces 1916 theme in new programme

Events spanning dance, drama art and literature to address themes from 100 years ago
Voice and Verse

Creative Centenaries at European Heritage Open Days

Workshops, performances and showcase of new technology during the 2016 EHOD programme
Still, The Blackbird Sings

Still, The Blackbird Sings set for September tour in Derry

Acclaimed play about Francis Ledwidge's time in Derry will tour to community venues across the city
PRONI blog

PRONI's latest blog entry captures life after Somme

August and September entry includes fallout and repercussions from Somme as Western Front campaign continues

Online photography competition includes 1916 category

Annual competition looking for public to upload monuments in Ireland linked to the Easter Rising

Easter Rising related archive to be made public

Belfast family with links to the Easter Rising to release large archive to Public Records Office NI