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2016 Events planned

 

Country Start Date End Date Time Place Event Open to te Public Organisation Information Site
Denmark 2015.09.15 Thyborøn opening of the new Sea War Museum open Sea War Museum Kystcentervej 11, 7680 Thyborøn, Dänemark. Museum hours are from 10:00 – 16:00. contact@seawarmuseum.dk http://www.seawarmuseum.dk
United Kingdom 2016.02.24 2016.06.20 Hull Maritime Museum Battle of Jutland Centenary Exhibition Mon – Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 1.30pm – 4.30pm. Hull Maritime Museum, Queen Victoria Square, Hull, HU1 3DX http://www.hcandl.co.uk/museums
United Kingdom 2016.03.03 19:00 Kirkwall Jutland Commemoration Dinner Kirkwall British Legion Dinner £30 with musiuc provided by the Kirkwall City Pipe Band. Dinner starts at 19:30 www.rbls-kirkwall.org.uk
United Kingdom 2016.03.27 Queensferry Queensferry at War Queensferry H26:J33 Group formed in 1988 Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10am-1pm and 2.15pm-5pm; and Sunday noon-5pm. It is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. www.queensferry-at-war.org.uk
United Kingdom 2016.03.04 20:00 Kirkwall Jutland Dinner and Concert Kirkwall British Legion Kirkwall Amateur Operatice Society will provide the music for a world war one dinner and concert. Dance to the BRAELANDERS. Tickets are £8. www.rbls-kirkwall.org.uk
Unted Kingdom 2016.05.12 Portsmouth opening of the National Museum pf the Royal Navy exhibition on Jutland and the Naval War 1914-1918 12.5.16 Orkney Island Council
United Kingdom 2016.05.20 Greenwich opening of the National Maritime Museum exhibition on Jutland and the Naval War 1914-1918 21.5.16 National Maritime Museum Open 10:00 – 17:00. National Maritime Museum
Park Row, Greenwich, London SE10 9NF.
http://www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum
United Kingdom 2016.05.21 10:00 – 16:00 Southampton University More than Just Jutland: The Royal Navy at War 1914-18 study day. £40 full rate for day conference. Discounts for certain categories. Conference address: Avenue Campus Highfield Road Southampton SO17 1BF www.southampton.ac.uk/lifelonglearning/news/events/2016/05/21-jutland.page
United Kingdom Tbd Kirkwall, Orkney Commemorative exhibition on Scapa, Jutland and John Jellicoe The Kirkwall Historical Museum he Orkney Museum, Tankerness House, Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH. Tel: +44 1856873535 (extension 2523) or +44 1856873191. Opening Times (based on 2915): M – Sat 10:30 – 17:00
United Kingdom 2016.05.24 Portsmouth opening of the National Museum of the Royal Navy exhibition on Jutland and the Naval War 1914-1918 25.5.16 National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth Historic Dockyard,(approximately 130 metres) from the Visitor centre. Go through the Victory Gate at the corner of Queen Street and the Hard.Opening Times 10:00 – 17:00 summer months. http://www.nmrn.org.uk/
Germany 2016.05.29? am Wilhelmshaven Church service at the Marine Kirche, Wilhelmshaven Public Dates to be confirmed. Could be either the Saturday or Sunday 28th or 29th May 2016
Germany 2016.05.29? midday Wilhelmshaven opening of the Jutland Exhbition, “Skagerrak – Battle without winners” at the German Marine Museum Public German Marine Museum Dates to be confirmed. Could be either the Saturday or Sunday 28th or 29th May 2016. Südstrand 125, 26382 Wilhelmshaven, Tel: + 49 4421 40084-0 http://www.marinemuseum.de/
Germany 2016.05.29? afternoon Wilhelmshaven opening of the Jutland Exhibition, German Marine Museum Public German Marine Museum Dates to be confirmed. Could be either the Saturday or Sunday 28th or 29th May 2016
United Kingdom 2016.05.30 10:00 – 16:00 Devenport, plymouth Jutland Open House Devenport Naval Heritage centre. ‘All enquiries to the Heritage Center manager, QHM Building M049,HMNB Devonport, Plymouth PL2 2BG. Tel: +44 (0)1752 552907 (working hours) or e-mail: navynbcd-nblo@mod.uk
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 11:00 Kirkwall, Orkney Cathedral Service for the Fallen with the attendance of the Duke of Edinburgh private. By invitation only St.Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall. Dept. Culture, Media and Sports
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 14:30? Lyness Cemetary Ceremony to commemorate the fallen with the attendance of the Duke of Edinburgh private. By invitation only Commonwealth Graves Commission & Dept. Culture, Media and Sports
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 Hartlepool Jutland exhibition within the on-going museum’s presentation. Of particular interest a 12 foot model of HMS Warspite. Public Heugh Battery in Moor Terrace. Call (01429) 270746 for information. http://www.hartlepoolsmaritimeexperience.com/
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 Gosport Small Jutland exhibition within the ongoing museum’s presentation Public Explosion (Museum of Naval Firepower). National Museum of the Royal Navy Museum of Naval Firepower, Heritage Way, Priddy’s Hard Gosport Hampshire PO12 4LE United Kingdom. Tel: +44 23 9250 5600. Opening times: April – Oct 10:00 to 17:00. To 16:00 winter months http://www.explosion.org.uk/
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 The Fleet Air Arm Museum As part of the ongoing exhibition, a special on the role of Flight-Lieutenant Frederick J. Rutland who, together with Assistant- Paymaster G.S. Trewin, made the first reconnaissance flight over the German Battle-cruiser fleet at Jutland. Public National Museum of the Royal Navy RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Somerset BA22 8HT, United Kingdom. Opening Hours are 10:00 to 17:30. Tel: +44 1935 840565 http://www.fleetairarm.com
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 HMS Caroline Official opening of the restored ship and the Jutland Exhibition private. By invitation only National Museum of the Royal Navy & Dept. Culture, Media and Sports Alexandra Graving Dock / HMS Caroline, Queen’s Road, Belfast BT3 9DT. Tel : +35 28 9024 6609
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 Jutland Banks Meeting of the Royal Navy and the German Navy for a wreath laying ceremony private. By invitation only Dept. Culture, Media and Sports
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 10:00 – 17:00 National Museum of the Royal Navy (Action Stations) The Jutland Refight Being organized by Stuart Machin from the NWS working with Nick Hewitt of the NMRN 1/3000 scale modellers refight of parts of the Battle of Jutland using SKYTREX and NAVWAR models and based on modified rules from GENERAL QUARTERS 2.
Germany 2016.05.31 Naval Memorial, Laboe Memorial Service with the Commonwealth Graves Commission and the Volksbund deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge for the Fallen private. By invitation only Volksbund deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorgeand Volksbund deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorgeand the Commonwealth Graves Commission
Denmark 2016.06.01 15:00 Thyborøn Opening of the Jutland Memorial Park Public Sea War Museum Kystcentervej 11, 7680 Thyborøn, Dänemark. Museum hours are from 10:00 – 16:00. contact@seawarmuseum.dk http://www.seawarmuseum.dk
United Kingdom 2016.06.03 4.6.16 Greenwich Conference. The Naval War of 1914-1918. Call for papers has appeared. By request National Maritime Museum http://www.rmg.co.uk/researchers/conferences-and-seminars/WWI-sea
United Kingdom 2016.06.16 12.6.16 11:00 Hull Conference. The Naval War of 1914-1918. By request The University of Hull New Conference details to be announced shortly.
United Kingdom 2016.06.15 19:30 Barbican Centre, London

The Jutland Concert. The main work is Vaughan Williams’ Sea Symphony with London Concert Choir, soprano Katherine Broderick and baritone Roderick Williams. The concert is being given in support of the Seafarers UK charity

Tickets on sale The Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, United Kingdom. Tel: +44 207 638 8891. Ticket sales through the Barbican Sales office. http://www.barbican.org.uk
Germany 2016.06.17 PM Wilhelmshaven Jutland Presentation and book signing by Nick Jellicoe
United Kingdom 2016.07.01 The Royal Hospital School, Suffolk The Jutland Commemoration Dinner recognising over100 former pupils who died at the battle.This will be in conjunction with the unveiling of a new Jutland Memorial Stone intended to be the foundation stone for a proposed new Science, Exploration and Discovery Centre. By request and Invitation only The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook Commemoration Dinner: Friday 1st July 2016. Lucy Pembroke Head of Development +44 (0)1473 326110 The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 2RX lpembroke@royalhospitalschool.org
Germany 2016.05.21 Ingolstadt Oberhaunstadt Bavarians at Skagerrakschlacht Hegnerbergstraße. On three weekends, 21-22 May, 28-29 May and 4-5 June. 11:00 – 17:00. Entrance Euro 3.50 For more information about e-mail: a.paulik@marine-ingolstadt.de
United Kingdom 2016.05.30 10:00 – 16:00 Devenport, plymouth Jutland Open House Devenport Naval Heritage centre. All enquiries to the Heritage Center manager, QHM Building M049,HMNB Devonport, Plymouth PL2 2BG. Tel: +44 (0)1752 552907 (working hours) or e-mail: navynbcd-nblo@mod.uk
United Kingdom 2016.05.21 10:00 – 16:00 Southampton University More than Just Jutland: The Royal Navy at War 1914-18 study day. £40 full rate for day conference. Discounts for certain categories. Conference address: Avenue Campus Highfield Road Southampton SO17 1BF www.southampton.ac.uk/lifelonglearning/news/events/2016/05/21-jutland.page
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 10:00 – 17:00 National Museum of the Royal Navy (Action Stations) The Jutland Refight Being organized by Stuart Machin from the NWS working with Nick Hewitt of the NMRN 1/3000 scale modellers refight of parts of the Battle of Jutland using SKYTREX and NAVWAR models and based on modified rules from GENERAL QUARTERS 2.
United Kingdom 2016.02.24 20.6.16

2016.06.16

Hull Maritime Museum Battle of Jutland Centenary Exhibition Mon – Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 1.30pm – 4.30pm. Hull Maritime Museum, Queen Victoria Square, Hull, HU1 3DX. Bookings through he Treasurer of Maritime History North, Alison Telfer treasurer.mhn@gmail.com http://www.hcandl.co.uk/museums
United Kingdom 2016.06.03 19:00 Kirkwall Jutland Commemoration Dinner Kirkwall British Legion Dinner £30 with musiuc provided by the Kirkwall City Pipe Band. Dinner starts at 19:30 www.rbls-kirkwall.org.uk
United Kingdom 2016.06.04 20:00 Kirkwall Jutland Dinner and Concert Kirkwall British Legion Kirkwall Amateur Operatice Society will provide the music for a world war one dinner and concert. Dance to the BRAELANDERS. Tickets are £8. www.rbls-kirkwall.org.uk
United Kingdom 2016.03.27 Queensferry Queensferry at War Queensferry History Group formed in 1988 Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10am-1pm and 2.15pm-5pm; and Sunday noon-5pm. It is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. www.queensferry-at-war.org.uk
Germany 2016.05.16 Ingolstadt Oberhaunstadt Bavarians at Skagerrakschlacht Hegnerbergstraße. On three weekends, 21-22 May, 28-29 May and 4-5 June. 11:00 – 17:00. Entrance Euro 3.50 For more information about e-mail: a.paulik@marine-ingolstadt.de
United Kingdom Tbd Kirkwall, Orkney Commemorative exhibition on Scapa, Jutland and John Jellicoe The Kirkwall Historical Museum The Orkney Museum, Tankerness House, Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH. Tel: +44 1856873535 (extension 2523) or +44 1856873191. Opeing Times (based on 2915): M – Sat 10:30 – 17:00
United Kingdom 2016.05.24 Portsmouth
Germany 2016.05.29? afternoon Wilhelmshaven opening of the Jutland Exhbition, German Marine Museum Public German Marine Museum Dates to be confirmed. Could be either the Saturday or Sunday 28th or 29th May 2016
United Kingdom 2016.05.31 17:00 Presentation: “There seems to be something wrong with our bloody ships today”: Jutland and the Battlecruiser action, 31st May 1916. Presented by Dr Stewart Fraser (Perth College, UHI) University of the Highlands and Islands Highland Archive Centre, Bught Road, Inverness, IV3 5SS. For further details contact Dr. Ian Robertson, iain.robertson@uhi.ac.uk.