Coiste Doire 1916-2016 Chairperson Barney O Hagan announcing the launch of the Calendar of events for the year said:
“Republicans across Ireland will, in a series of events throughout 2016 commemorate and celebrate the courage and vision of those who planned, led and participated in the Easter Rising 100 years ago. Here in Derry I believe that we have put together an ambitious, informative and entertaining calendar of events that everyone can enjoy.
Where: Whittaker Suite, Guildhall
Hosted by: Mayor, Cllr Elisha McCallion
When: Wednesday 20th January
Time: 1 pm
Speakers: Bartle D’Arcy, National Commemorations co-ordinator
Raymond McCartney MLA, Sinn Féin Féin