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# creggan - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Two men in a serious condition after 'savage' double shooting in Derry
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Two men in a serious condition after 'savage' double shooting in Derry

Feb 7th 2021, 3:01 PM 32,358 Views 13 Comments

The PSNI believe the shootings were carried out by dissident republicans.

# creggan - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

PSNI investigates possible Covid breaches at funeral of well-known republican in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

PSNI investigates possible Covid breaches at funeral of well-known republican in Derry

Jan 26th 2021, 6:51 PM 16,561 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI said a “significant” number of people gathered for the cortege in Derry.

# creggan - Thursday 19 March, 2020

'Vicious' paramilitary-style attack in Derry sees three masked men burst into house and shoot victim
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'Vicious' paramilitary-style attack in Derry sees three masked men burst into house and shoot victim

Mar 19th 2020, 8:50 AM 18,399 Views 42 Comments

The injured man was shot in the leg and is being treated in hospital.

# creggan - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death
# RIP
# RIP

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death

Mar 11th 2020, 11:21 AM 33,576 Views 0 Comments

Joan Lawrie died ‘peacefully’ in hospital on Tuesday, her daughter-in-law Nichola Corner confirmed in a social media post.

# creggan - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Derry bomb was attempt to 'murder' police officers, says PSNI
# Derry
# Derry

Derry bomb was attempt to 'murder' police officers, says PSNI

Updated Sep 10th 2019, 8:28 PM 21,304 Views 33 Comments

Police discovered a bomb which they believe was placed underneath a car by the New IRA.

# creggan - Monday 1 July, 2019

Sinn Féin challenges those behind arson attack on party activist's car to 'explain their actions'
# Derry
# Derry

Sinn Féin challenges those behind arson attack on party activist's car to 'explain their actions'

Jul 1st 2019, 9:18 AM 21,599 Views 60 Comments

The arson attack happened in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# creggan - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot
# Derry Magistrates Court
# Derry Magistrates Court

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot

May 11th 2019, 4:17 PM 21,268 Views 0 Comments

Paul McIntyre aged 51, and Christopher Gillen aged 38, were refused bail today at Derry Magistrates’ Court.

# creggan - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'

Apr 30th 2019, 8:38 PM 7,434 Views 12 Comments

Lyra (29) was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry during a night of fierce riots.

# creggan - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'
# We Stand With Lyra
# We Stand With Lyra

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'

Apr 24th 2019, 7:37 PM 16,279 Views 8 Comments

Lyra McKee is many things to many people now – but today was about her family and their loss.

# creggan - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Woman arrested in relation to killing of Lyra Mckee released unconditionally
# Belfast
# Belfast

Woman arrested in relation to killing of Lyra Mckee released unconditionally

Updated Apr 23rd 2019, 8:20 PM 27,213 Views 0 Comments

The 29 year-old was killed in Derry last week.

Dissidents admit to killing Lyra McKee, offering 'full and sincere apologies'
# Derry
# Derry

Dissidents admit to killing Lyra McKee, offering 'full and sincere apologies'

Apr 23rd 2019, 6:34 AM 72,970 Views 91 Comments

Using a code word, the group issued a statement to The Irish News taking responsibility for her death.

# creggan - Monday 22 April, 2019

Friends of Lyra McKee put red handprints on dissident republican group's office
# Derry
# Derry

Friends of Lyra McKee put red handprints on dissident republican group's office

Apr 22nd 2019, 5:48 PM 57,501 Views 69 Comments

McKee was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.

# creggan - Saturday 20 April, 2019

CCTV footage shows Lyra McKee and suspected gunman in moments leading up to her killing
# Derry
# Derry

CCTV footage shows Lyra McKee and suspected gunman in moments leading up to her killing

Apr 20th 2019, 7:32 AM 56,345 Views 51 Comments

The 29 year-old was shot dead in Derry on Thursday night.

# creggan - Friday 19 April, 2019

'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee

Apr 19th 2019, 2:23 PM 18,581 Views 44 Comments

In a rare unified statement, the six leaders said the attack was also an attack on the members of the Derry community.

'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry
# RIP
# RIP

'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry

Apr 19th 2019, 8:25 AM 50,911 Views 44 Comments

PSNI have launched a murder investigation following the 29 year-old’s killing.

29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee shot dead during riots in Derry
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# CREGGAN

29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee shot dead during riots in Derry

Updated Apr 19th 2019, 7:26 AM 114,626 Views 157 Comments

Police said they were treating the shooting as a terrorist incident.

# creggan - Sunday 16 September, 2018

'He was having nightmares about masked men': Why would a mother bring her son to be shot?
# Documentary
# Documentary

'He was having nightmares about masked men': Why would a mother bring her son to be shot?

Sep 16th 2018, 8:00 PM 39,593 Views 27 Comments

The documentary, by Sinéad O’Shea, explores the difficulties experienced by people living in the Creggan area of Derry.

# creggan - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Parties unite to condemn 'thugs' who set a Sinn Féin councillor's car on fire in Derry
# In Flames
# In Flames

Parties unite to condemn 'thugs' who set a Sinn Féin councillor's car on fire in Derry

Apr 8th 2018, 6:26 PM 13,269 Views 30 Comments

POlice say that three people were seen running from the scene.

# creggan - Monday 2 April, 2018

Photos: Police vans pelted with petrol bombs ahead of republican parade in Derry
# Violent Clashes
# Violent Clashes

Photos: Police vans pelted with petrol bombs ahead of republican parade in Derry

Apr 2nd 2018, 5:26 PM 40,066 Views 120 Comments

Police said attempts were made to facilitate the 1916 commemoration “within the law” but these calls were ignored.

# creggan - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Man (20s) in critical condition after 'brutal' paramilitary shooting in Derry
# Magowan Park
# Magowan Park

Man (20s) in critical condition after 'brutal' paramilitary shooting in Derry

Apr 19th 2016, 5:25 PM 14,615 Views 29 Comments

The man was shot twice in his right leg.

# creggan - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Derry man charged with attending weapons training camp in Syria
# Eamon Bradley
# Eamon Bradley

Derry man charged with attending weapons training camp in Syria

Nov 8th 2014, 5:28 PM 12,072 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Bradley, from the Cregan area, returned home after becoming disillusioned with the campaign in Syria, the court was told.

# creggan - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Bennett rescues Ballysaggart in eight-goal thriller in All-Ireland junior hurling decider
# Scoring Hero
From The42
# Scoring Hero

Bennett rescues Ballysaggart in eight-goal thriller in All-Ireland junior hurling decider

Feb 8th 2014, 5:57 PM 6,567 Views 3 Comments

Stephen and Shane Bennett hit 5-7 between them in Croke Park in a dramatic game against Creggan Kickhams.

# creggan - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Bennett brothers inspire Waterford's Ballysaggart to All-Ireland final date with Creggan
# Croker Bound
From The42
# Croker Bound

Bennett brothers inspire Waterford's Ballysaggart to All-Ireland final date with Creggan

Jan 26th 2014, 3:32 PM 4,864 Views 2 Comments

The final will take place in Croke Park on Saturday February 8th.

# creggan - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Masked men try to make delivery man bring package to police station
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Masked men try to make delivery man bring package to police station

Nov 24th 2013, 2:34 PM 7,565 Views 19 Comments

The driver was making a delivery in the Strand Road area when the incident occurred.

# creggan - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Man (53) killed in Donegal crash
# Roads
# Roads

Man (53) killed in Donegal crash

Nov 20th 2013, 8:03 AM 5,944 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to the crash near Ballybofey in Donegal last night to come forward.

# creggan - Friday 7 December, 2012

'Viable' homemade bomb found in Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

'Viable' homemade bomb found in Northern Ireland

Dec 7th 2012, 7:27 AM 2,163 Views 4 Comments

Four men were arrested by police investigating dissident republican activity after the explosive device was discovered last night.

# creggan - Monday 6 February, 2012

McClean sweep: O'Neill delighted with winger's brilliant performances
# Yippee Ki-yay
From The42
# Yippee Ki-yay

McClean sweep: O'Neill delighted with winger's brilliant performances

Feb 6th 2012, 11:42 AM 399 Views 1 Comment

Sunderland’s rise up the table has coincided with O’Neill’s discovery of the former Airtricity League man.