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# creggan - This year 2022

Man who stored gun used to kill Lyra McKee is sentenced to seven years
# Derry
# Derry

Man who stored gun used to kill Lyra McKee is sentenced to seven years

Sep 14th 2022, 12:53 PM 9,858 Views 0 Comments

The journalist was shot dead by dissident republicans as she observed rioting in Derry in 2019.

Second arrest made over 2019 death of Caoimhin Cassidy (18) in Derry
# Caoimhin Cassidy
# Caoimhin Cassidy

Second arrest made over 2019 death of Caoimhin Cassidy (18) in Derry

Aug 3rd 2022, 2:04 PM 7,101 Views 0 Comments

Caoimhin Cassidy died three years ago.

# creggan - Last year 2021

Lyra McKee murder investigation: Man (55) arrested in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Lyra McKee murder investigation: Man (55) arrested in Derry

Sep 23rd 2021, 1:14 PM 4,649 Views 0 Comments

Two men aged 24 and 29 were arrested yesterday.

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

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

Feb 7th 2021, 3:01 PM 32,407 Views 13 Comments

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

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 16,614 Views 0 Comments

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

# creggan - All time

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

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

Mar 19th 2020, 8:50 AM 18,426 Views 42 Comments

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

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 33,619 Views 0 Comments

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

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 21,331 Views 33 Comments

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

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 21,640 Views 60 Comments

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

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 21,395 Views 0 Comments

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

'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 7,454 Views 12 Comments

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

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 16,300 Views 8 Comments

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

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 27,233 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 73,006 Views 91 Comments

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

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 57,565 Views 69 Comments

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

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 56,444 Views 51 Comments

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

'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 18,602 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 50,942 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
# CREGGAN
# CREGGAN

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

Updated Apr 19th 2019, 7:26 AM 114,695 Views 155 Comments

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

'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 39,703 Views 27 Comments

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

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 13,285 Views 30 Comments

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

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 40,111 Views 120 Comments

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

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 14,688 Views 29 Comments

The man was shot twice in his right leg.

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 12,100 Views 0 Comments

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

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 6,632 Views 3 Comments

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

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 4,911 Views 2 Comments

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

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 7,592 Views 19 Comments

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

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

Man (53) killed in Donegal crash

Nov 20th 2013, 8:03 AM 5,962 Views 1 Comment

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

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

'Viable' homemade bomb found in Northern Ireland

Dec 7th 2012, 7:27 AM 2,183 Views 4 Comments

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

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 419 Views 1 Comment

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