1. The violin recently revealed as Wallace Hartley’s aboard Titanic will be going on display this weekend, along with other Titanic memorabilia, at the Belfast City Hall. It is part of a special exhibition that marks Belfast first Royal Charter granted by King James in April 1613. Lisa Morgan, city events officer, says the inclusion of Titanic was important to Belfast as it was built there.
(1)’Titanic Violin’ For Belfast Anniversary(29 Mar 2013, UTV)
(2)Titanic Belfast Celebrates First Birthday(28 Mar 2013, UTV)
2. A collection of crystal bowls similar to those used on Titanic are being made to mark the anniversary of its visit to Cork. The bowls will be limited editions and for sale in April.
Source: Replica Crystal Will Mark Titanic Anniversary(29 Mar 2013, Cork News)*
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