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New website goes live for diocesan centenary


The new diocesan website and news feed go live on the centenary of the founding of the diocese (tomorrow). The button will be pressed as the centenary Mass starts at 3pm. 43 more words

Announcements

Teddington Memorial Hospital

Teddington’s Hospital dates back to 1874, when a public meeting determined that “a Cottage Hospital be established for the benefit of the sick poor of Teddington and Hampton Wick”. 231 more words

Firstworldwar

valour is stability

I can hear the nation / I can hear the nation cry

Memorials and places of remembrance often take many forms, depending on what, or who, they are aiming to remember. 431 more words

WWI

'Remembering 1916' - Photos from Evening with Professor Diarmaid Ferriter in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Here is a gallery photos from the first event in the Cork, Cloyne and Ross 2016 centenary programme “Remembering 1916′.  The photos were taken at a reception beforehand at The Palace in Cork and at the Aula Maxima in UCC: 651 more words

Diocese

MUTATING MEMORIES & THE MAKING OF A WARTIME MYTH.

REMEMBERING THE SS MENDI DISASTER, 1917-2007

Professor Albert Grundlingh (Stellenbosch University, South Africa) will be giving talks at the University of Brighton for Gateways to World War I… 288 more words

Events

Respecting the architects of 1916 - updated

In the centenary year of the 1916 Rising, a piece of street art has appeared on plywood hoarding surrounding a terrace of red brick buildings used by rebels during the rising on Moore Street, just around the corner from Dublin’s O’Connell Street. 308 more words

Opinion

Centenary Stitches

I’d heard The National Archives (TNA, @UKNatArchives) in Kew was going to introduce exhibition displays on the first floor in the Open Reading Room. Having a few minutes on my last visit, I went to investigate – it wasn’t difficult to know the exhibition was in place because all the way up the stairs to the first floor, the bannister was decorated with crotched poppies. 251 more words

Remembrance