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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Roamer: Variations of Somme hero’s kingly colloquialism continue 100 years on

With the Irish explorers waiting to launch more exciting polar expeditions from Roamer’s in-tray, a reader’s letter remains at ‘home sweet home’!

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Soldiers at the Battle of the Somme

The Somme: Read how the News Letter reported on the bravery of William McFadzean and Robert Quigg

One hundred years, News Letter readers were informed of the heroics of two Ulster soldiers at the Battle of the Somme – Private William Frederick McFadzean and Private Robert Quigg. Both men would later be awarded the Victoria Cross. Here is how their sacrifice and bravery was recorded in the News Letter during this week back in 1916.

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The Somme: How the News Letter reported the unfolding horror from the front line during this week in 1916

The Somme: How the News Letter reported the unfolding horror from the front line during this week in 1916

From early reports of a “great Anglo-French offensive” which was “progressing satisfactorily”, to the emerging tales of heroism, sacrifice and the terrible casualty list of the Ulster Division, here is how News Letter readers came to learn that events in France on July 1, 1916 were to have an awful cost on their own community.

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916: The Easter Rising

A selection of stories showing how the week of the Easter Rising was reported in the News Letter 100 years ago

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916: The Easter Rising

Here’s a selection of stories showing how the Easter Rising was reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories making the news 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories making the news 100 years ago:

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Reported in the News Letter during this week in 1916

Here are some of the stories reported in the News Letter 100 years ago

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