We are pleased to announce that the Decade of Centenaries Timeline has been nominated for the Celtic Media Festival Kieran Hegarty Award For Innovation. The nomination coincides with the publication of our booklet of Decade of Centenaries Suggested Activities to accompany the website.
Look up and discover the rich architecture of Belfast’s former commercial heart.
Hidden within the urban landscape are buildings that signpost the city’s industrial history. The Cathedral Quarter Tour app provides an illustrated guide to the rich architectural heritage of these buildings and recounts the history of the Cathedral Quarter and through them the story of old Belfast. The Cathedral Quarter Tour app is now available to download for free from the Play Store for Android devices and appStore for Apple devices.
The Decade of Centenaries timeline website was launched on 20th June at PRONI. The aims of the launch were: to introduce the audience to the website, to use it to showcase the content of local archives and to encourage the audience to undertake their own research. Speakers included Dr Éamon Phoenix, Deirdre MacBride, CRC and Stephen Scarf, PRONI. Continue reading “Decade of Centenaries Timeline Website Launch”
Just putting the finishing touches to the Decade of Centenaries Timeline, a new free educational web resource that provides an illustrated timeline of events from Ulster’s history; 1885-1925. The website was commissioned by Community Relations Council NI to reflect its Remembering the Future – A Decade of Anniversaries initiative. We will be holding a launch for the website during Community Relations Week which runs between 16th-20th June 2014. The launch will provide an introduction and demonstration of the new Decade of Centenaries Timeline with talks from Dr Éamon Phoenix and PRONI on researching and using archive material to give context to the Decade of Anniversaries events.