2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles at Dunkirk
27th May 2019
In late May 1940, 2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles made a retreat to Dunkirk in Northern France as Nazi forces surrounded the British Expeditionary Force.
Game of Thrones locations in Northern Ireland
7th May 2019
Hit HBO show 'Game of Thrones' ends in 2019 but you can visit many of the filming locations in Northern Ireland and learn of their World War Two heritage.
Luftwaffe Junkers shot down over Ardglass, Co. Down
5th May 2019
Squadron Leader JWC Simpson of RAF 245 Squadron shot down a Junkers over Ardglass, Co. Down during The Fire Raid of the Belfast Blitz on 6th May 1941.
The shooting of Albert Rodden in Limavady, Co. Londonderry
17th April 2019
The shooting of Albert Rodden on 17th April 1942 was a tragic accident involving a US Army convoy and the mis-firing machine gun of Sergeant WV Clipsham.
The first GI Bride wedding in Northern Ireland
13th April 2019
The first GI Bride wedding in Northern Ireland took place in secret between Private First Class Herbert Cooke and Miss Thelma Smith of Belfast, Co. Antrim.
Filming locations of The Keeper
4th April 2019
The filming locations of The Keeper - the story of German-born goalkeeper Bert Trautmann - feature football stadiums and other parts of Belfast, Co. Antrim.
Royal Navy men drowned in Belfast Lough, Co. Down
31st March 2019
On 31st March 1945, a small yacht carrying men from HMS Sarawak overturned. Five of those on the boat drowned in Belfast Lough leaving only one survivor.
Civilians stabbed in Donegall Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim
20th March 2019
On 20th March 1943, 3 Belfast men were stabbed in Donegall Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim after becoming involved in a fight with some American soldiers.