21 January 2016: Presbyterian Church of Ireland conference, ‘The future of our past: remembering and reassessing 1916’, Belfast

On Thursday 21 January 2016 the Presbyterian Church in Ireland (PCI) organised a conference entitled The future of our past: remembering and reassessing 1916’. The conference, to be held in Belfast, sought to explore the events of 100 years ago and discuss how they came to exert such a central place in how Ireland views its…

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12 January 2016: Launch of ‘Dublin Rising 1916-2016’, Dublin

On Tuesday 12 January 2016 Google launched a new interactive Google Street View tour, entitled Dublin Rising 1916-2016 and narrated by actor Colin Farrell, in Dublin. This virtual tour lets visitors virtually explore the city streets, events and people who shaped history 100 years ago. It was launched by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD and Minister…

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