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31 May 2016: Commemoration of the Irish Sailor to mark centenary of Battle of Jutland, Belfast

On Tuesday 31 May, to mark the centenary of the Battle of Jutland, an event entitled ‘Commemoration of the Irish Sailor’ was held in  Belfast. The […]


23 April 2016: Easter rising 1916 workshop, Buncrana, Co. Donegal

On Saturday 23 April 2016 The Exchange, Buncrana, Co. Donegal,  hosted a full day of events – debates, workshops, and lectures – on the Easter Rising […]


13 April 2016: Lecture: ‘Mobilising the masses: the politicisation of the Donegal population before Easter 1916’, Donegal County Museum, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

On Wednesday 13 April Donegal County Museum, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, hosted a public lecture by Dr. Arlene Crampsie (UCD) entitled ‘Mobilising the masses: the politicisation […]


26-29 March 2016: State ceremonials to mark centenary of Easter Rising

From Saturday 26 March to Tuesday 29 March the state ceremonials to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising were observed nationwide. These were a […]


22 February 2016: Launch of ‘Fighting Irish: the Irish regiments in the Great War’, Royal Belfast Academical Institution, Belfast

On Monday 22 February 2016 Royal Belfast Academical Institution, Christ Church Building, College Square East, Belfast BT1 6DL, hosted the Belfast launch of Fighting Irish: The Irish Regiments in […]


5 February 2016: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: ‘The Somme: what actually happened?’, Clones, Co. Monaghan

On Friday 5 February 2016 a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate took place in Clones, Co. Monaghan, on the subject of ‘The Somme: what really […]


31 January 2016: Service of thanksgiving and remembrance for Brig. J.A. Sinton, First Presbyterian Church, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone

On Sunday 31 January 2016 a service of thanksgiving and remembrance for the life of Brigadier J.A. Sinton, VC, OBE, FRS, DL, took place in […]


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, […]


18 November 2015: Publication of ‘Irish Times’ supplement ‘Dragons stirring: Ireland six months before the Rising’

On Wednesday 18 November The Irish Times published the latest in its series of ‘Century’ special supplements, with the support of the Department of Arts, Heritage […]


14 November 2015: ‘Reflections on the Revolution in Ulster’, Ó Fiaich Library and Archive, Armagh

On Saturday 14 November the Cardinal Ó Fiaich Library and Archive, Armagh, hosted a one-day conference entitled ‘Reflections on the Revolution in Ulster: The Irish Volunteers […]


8 November 2015: Irish government represented at Remembrance Sunday services in Dublin and Enniskillen

On Sunday 8 November the annual Remembrance Day Service took place in Saint Patrick’s Cathedral. The service was attended by President Michael D. Higgins, and […]


7 November 2015: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: ‘1916 outside Dublin’, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal

On Saturday 7 November a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate took place in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal as part of the Allingham Festival, on the subject is ‘1916 […]


9 August 2015: Service of remembrance for Gallipoli campaign, Lisburn Cathedral, County Antrim

On Sunday 9 August the Northern Ireland World War One Centenary Committee held a service in Lisburn Cathedral on Sunday 9 August at 3pm to commemorate […]


20 June 2015: ‘The north began: Ulster and the Irish revolution, 1900-1925, Trinity College Dublin

On Saturday 20 June 2015 Trinity College Dublin, in association with St Patrick’s College, Drumcondra, hosted a ‘Decade of Centenaries’ symposium entitled ‘The north began: […]


17 June 2015: Lecture on ‘Motorcars and transport in Ulster, 1896-1918’, Newry and Mourne Museum, Co. Down

On Wednesday 17 June, as part of its World War One centenary programme,  Newry and Mourne Museum w hosted a lecture by Leanne Blaney (UCD), […]



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