This evening – the eve of the centenary of the signing of the Ulster Covenant – sees the launch of a new book: Friends in High Places, Ulster's Resistence to Irish Home Rule 1912-1914 by Alan F Parkinson.
A launch event, hosted by the Ulster Historical Foundation, will be held at the Christ Church Library, Royal Belfast Academical Institution, College Square East, Belfast BT1 6DL at 7pm.
Guest speakers are Mike Nesbitt MLA and Lord Bew of Donegore.
Light refreshments will be provided. Call 028 9066 1988 if you'd like to attend.
The book itself, in paperback, can be ordered from BooksIreland for £12.99 +pp.