Derry City Council information booklets

Derry City Council have produced a range of resources on events within the Decade of Centenaries, including this range of booklets.

From Home To Foreign Fields

This guide provides a history of the First World War in the Derry City, Strabane District, Omagh District and Donegal County Council Areas.

The booklet presents a short introduction to the history of the First World War in the four council areas and looks at how local people were recruited, gives examples of individual stories as well as looking at the impact of the wars and how it has been remembered.

Suitable for Key Stage 3 upwards

Derry~Londonderry: The Ulster Covenant and the 1916 Proclamation

This short booklet explores the context in which these two significant documents were created, leading on to the partition of Ireland.

Suitable for Key Stage 3 upwards

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