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2014 Events

Follow the links below to learn more about commemorations as they happen.

27 November 2014: Lecture on ‘Trinity College Dublin and the First World War’ and launch of Kevin Myers’ ‘Ireland’s Great War’, Trinity College Dublin

On 27 November Dr Tomás Irish, Associate Director of the Centre for War Studies in Trinity College Dublin, gave a lecture entitled ‘Trinity College Dublin and […]


26 November 2014: Meath archaeological and historical society lecture on Irish Volunteers, St. Mary’s (Church of Ireland), Navan, Co. Meath

On Wednesday 26 November Meath archaeological and historical society held its annual ‘Decade of Centenaries’ lecture, which was delivered by Ruth Illingworth and was entitled […]


25 November 2014: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: ‘Dublin at war, 1914-18’, National Library of Ireland

On Tuesday 25 November at 7pm a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate took place in the National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2, on the topic […]


24 November 2014: Dublin Fire Brigade log-book for Easter Rising of 1916 goes on display at Dublin City Library and Archive

On Monday 24 November 2014 a Dublin Fire Brigade log-book covering the period of the Easter Rising of 1916 (24-29 April 1916) will go on […]


20 November 2014: Opening of National Library of Ireland exhibition ‘World War Ireland’, Kildare St, Dublin 2

On 20 November 2014 the National Library of Ireland opened its new exhibition World War Ireland. This free exhibition at the National Library of Ireland […]


19 November 2014: Church of Ireland symposium on ‘The ethics of war’, Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin

To mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, the Church of Ireland’s Historical Centenaries Working Group, has organised open event on […]


17 November 2014: Launch of 2015 ‘Decade of Centenaries’ All-island schools history competition, Dublin

On Monday 17 November the Minister for Education and Skills, Jan O’Sullivan TD, and the Minister for Education in the north, John O’Dowd MLA,  launched the […]


16 November 2014: German Remembrance Day, Glencree, Co. Wicklow

On Sunday 16 November German Remembrance Day was marked at a ceremony in Glencree, Co. Wicklow. Germany observes this day of remembrance every year in […]


15 November 2014: ‘Fallen, lost, found: the story of Private Thomas Lawless’, Dublin City Library and Archive, 138-144 Pearse St, Dublin 2

On Saturday 15 November Declan Beatty delivered an illustrated talk entitled ‘Fallen, Lost, Found: The Story of Private Thomas Lawless’ in Dublin City Library and Archive, […]



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