A violin believed to have been played as the Titanic sank in 1912 has been sold at auction for almost £1 million.
An iconic Liverpool building, that was once the headquarters of the RMS Titanic, is to be re-born into a hotel.
Papers show man in charge of Titanic's safety demanded 50% more lifeboats – but he back down after pressure from White Star Line.
It is thought up to 40,000 mourners lined the streets of Colne for Wallace Hartley's funeral.
Events are being held in Colne today to mark the 100th anniversary of Wallace Hartley's funeral.
He was the bandmaster on board the Titanic. His was the only musician's body to be recovered after the disaster.
A funeral walk will leave from Bethel Church in the town at 10.30am.
There will also be a memorial service at his graveside at 1.30pm.
Call Colne Library on 01282 871155 for more details.
An exhibition will open showcasing the involvement of the communities, schools and people of Liverpool in bringing the Sea Odyssey spectacular to the city.