The Forge Writers’ Group are a group of local historians, writers and history enthusiasts who have been gathering the compelling memories of Shantallow residents of the past and long-term residents. Read more

Heritage Trail

Development of the North Townlands Heritage Trail Proposition for the Greater Shantallow / Outer North area of Derry City. Read more

Shantallow People's History Project

An exciting new project to establish a permanent history of Shantallow, Ballyarnett and the Middle Liberties from 1916 to 1966. Read more

The Forge 'Northside Digital Archiving Hub

THE FORGE is a new community led ‘digital archiving hub’ set up in partnership between the Greater Shantallow Area Partnership, Outer North Partnership and the Nerve Centre with financial support from Derry Northside Development Trust. Before “first hand” memories fade or are lost THE FORGE aims to record and preserve the rich history and heritage of the Greater Shantallow Area for the benefit of current and future generations. Read more