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# derry - 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 16,289 Views 8 Comments

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

Man killed and two women seriously injured in car crash in Derry
# Fatal RTC
# Fatal RTC

Man killed and two women seriously injured in car crash in Derry

Apr 24th 2019, 8:38 AM 13,233 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened at around 11.45pm last night.

# derry - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'
# Tribute
# Tribute

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'

Apr 23rd 2019, 10:43 PM 9,101 Views 0 Comments

Lyra was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry following a night of fierce riots.

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 27,221 Views 0 Comments

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

Lyra McKee murder investigation: 57-year-woman arrested under Terrorism Act
# Derry
# Derry

Lyra McKee murder investigation: 57-year-woman arrested under Terrorism Act

Apr 23rd 2019, 9:05 AM 25,540 Views 0 Comments

The woman was taken to Belfast for questioning.

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 72,985 Views 91 Comments

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

# derry - 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 57,538 Views 69 Comments

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

Two teenagers arrested over Lyra McKee murder are released without charge
# Derry
# Derry

Two teenagers arrested over Lyra McKee murder are released without charge

Apr 22nd 2019, 8:50 AM 20,663 Views 9 Comments

Police are continuing to seek information on the killing.

# derry - Sunday 21 April, 2019

39 year-old man arrested after houses evacuated over security alerts in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

39 year-old man arrested after houses evacuated over security alerts in Derry

Updated Apr 21st 2019, 2:06 PM 20,558 Views 0 Comments

Police said a number of roads are closed to the public as they dealt with the alerts.

# derry - Saturday 20 April, 2019

PSNI make fresh appeal after two teenagers arrested over killing of Lyra McKee in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

PSNI make fresh appeal after two teenagers arrested over killing of Lyra McKee in Derry

Updated Apr 20th 2019, 4:38 PM 99,248 Views 0 Comments

The 29 year-old was killed in the city on Thursday.

'Murdered by cowards': Ireland's front pages unite in mourning for Lyra McKee
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

'Murdered by cowards': Ireland's front pages unite in mourning for Lyra McKee

Apr 20th 2019, 10:43 AM 31,316 Views 0 Comments

The killing of the 29 year-old was covered on all of Ireland’s front pages this morning.

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 56,403 Views 51 Comments

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

# derry - Friday 19 April, 2019

Vigils take place in Dublin, Belfast, and Derry in memory of journalist Lyra McKee
# Tributes
# Tributes

Vigils take place in Dublin, Belfast, and Derry in memory of journalist Lyra McKee

Apr 19th 2019, 7:06 PM 20,124 Views 38 Comments

Meanwhile the PSNI has released new CCTV footage in an attempt to identify the shooter.

'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 18,586 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.

Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past
# RIP
# RIP

Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past

Apr 19th 2019, 12:22 PM 45,584 Views 37 Comments

Lyra’s work covered topics to do with the legacy of the Troubles, the fight for LGBT equality, and her own life.

'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 50,926 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 114,667 Views 157 Comments

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

# derry - Monday 15 April, 2019

Former British soldier to face murder charge over 15-year-old boy shot dead in Derry in 1972
# Daniel Hegarty
# Daniel Hegarty

Former British soldier to face murder charge over 15-year-old boy shot dead in Derry in 1972

Apr 15th 2019, 2:46 PM 18,010 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Hegarty was shot twice in the head on 31 July 1972.

# derry - Friday 12 April, 2019

Derry on the double means Devine marks 100th game in charge with victory over UCD
# Earning His Candystripes
From The42
# Earning His Candystripes

Derry on the double means Devine marks 100th game in charge with victory over UCD

Apr 12th 2019, 10:27 PM 1,956 Views 1 Comment

Goals from Greg Slogett and Darren Cole sealed the away win.

# derry - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Boy who saved woman from being pulled into strangers' van honoured by PSNI
# Derry
# Derry

Boy who saved woman from being pulled into strangers' van honoured by PSNI

Apr 10th 2019, 5:19 PM 34,148 Views 15 Comments

Last week, Tiernan McCready saw three males grab an 18-year-old woman and try to get her into their van.

# derry - Sunday 7 April, 2019

8th time this year: ATM stolen by 'brazen thieves' in Derry
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

8th time this year: ATM stolen by 'brazen thieves' in Derry

Apr 7th 2019, 12:10 PM 22,154 Views 49 Comments

The latest ATM theft in Northern Ireland happened outside Dungiven in the early hours this morning.

# derry - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim
# 100% Record
From The42
# 100% Record

Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim

Mar 30th 2019, 6:17 PM 10,379 Views 4 Comments

Shane McGuigan was the star as the Ulster side ran out four-point winners at Croke Park.

# derry - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Murder investigation launched as man dies after sustaining serious head injury in attack
# Derry
# Derry

Murder investigation launched as man dies after sustaining serious head injury in attack

Mar 24th 2019, 5:24 PM 19,662 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in Limavady, Co Derry.

# derry - Thursday 14 March, 2019

One former British soldier to be charged with two killings on Bloody Sunday in 1972
# Bloody Sunday
# Bloody Sunday

One former British soldier to be charged with two killings on Bloody Sunday in 1972

Updated Mar 14th 2019, 2:59 PM 50,239 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Ireland Public Prosecution Service announced its decision this morning.

'After 47 years, this is a moment': Anxious wait for families before Bloody Sunday announcement
# Prosecutions
# Prosecutions

'After 47 years, this is a moment': Anxious wait for families before Bloody Sunday announcement

Mar 14th 2019, 12:05 AM 13,248 Views 14 Comments

“Putting a soldier in jail wouldn’t make me happy whatsoever,” Kevin McKinney says, whose father was shot dead in 1972.

# derry - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Northern Ireland Coast Guard unit forced to stand down following burglary during Storm Gareth
# Coleraine
# Coleraine

Northern Ireland Coast Guard unit forced to stand down following burglary during Storm Gareth

Mar 13th 2019, 9:28 PM 26,279 Views 6 Comments

Police in Coleraine have appealed for witnesses to the robbery.

James McClean wins apology and damages after Ulster Unionist Party councillor's 'defamatory remarks'
# James McClean
# James McClean

James McClean wins apology and damages after Ulster Unionist Party councillor's 'defamatory remarks'

Mar 13th 2019, 3:52 PM 31,119 Views 31 Comments

Last November UUP councillor Chris McGimpsey appeared on BBC Radio Ulster where he made remarks about James McClean.

# derry - Monday 4 March, 2019

Boris Johnson defends Bloody Sunday soldiers, and asks why the IRA 'got away with' Troubles crimes
# Derry
# Derry

Boris Johnson defends Bloody Sunday soldiers, and asks why the IRA 'got away with' Troubles crimes

Mar 4th 2019, 11:47 AM 197,099 Views 112 Comments

Four ex-British soldiers could be charged with the 1972 shooting of unarmed marchers.

# derry - Sunday 3 March, 2019

Hannon the hero as Slaughtneil storm to historic All-Ireland three in-a-row in the snow
# Derry Girls
From The42
# Derry Girls

Hannon the hero as Slaughtneil storm to historic All-Ireland three in-a-row in the snow

Mar 3rd 2019, 5:11 PM 7,592 Views 1 Comment

The Offaly native fired 1-6 in a remarkable display against St Martin’s in Croke Park.

# derry - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Dominant Derry continue their 100% record and seal promotion to Division 3
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Dominant Derry continue their 100% record and seal promotion to Division 3

Mar 2nd 2019, 3:30 PM 5,253 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere in Division 4, Waterford produced a brilliant comeback and Wexford beat Wicklow.

Ex-British soldiers could reportedly face Bloody Sunday murder charges 'within weeks'
# Derry
# Derry

Ex-British soldiers could reportedly face Bloody Sunday murder charges 'within weeks'

Mar 2nd 2019, 1:50 PM 27,587 Views 107 Comments

Fourteen people were killed after British paratroopers opened fire.

# derry - Monday 25 February, 2019

Two own goals see Waterford fall to Derry as Ireland U21 boss Kenny watches on
# Action-packed
From The42
# Action-packed

Two own goals see Waterford fall to Derry as Ireland U21 boss Kenny watches on

Feb 25th 2019, 10:34 PM 3,802 Views 5 Comments

Ciaron Harkin put Derry in front with a clinical finish as the sides played out a five-goal battle.

# derry - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Carey goal seals Antrim win while Nesbitt and Grimes keep Royals' promotion push on course
# Roundup
From The42
# Roundup

Carey goal seals Antrim win while Nesbitt and Grimes keep Royals' promotion push on course

Feb 17th 2019, 5:52 PM 3,341 Views 0 Comments

Three rearranged fixtures from Round 1 in the Lidl Ladies National League took place this weekend.

# derry - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Tributes paid after former Mayo, Derry and Donegal coach Morrison passes away
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Tributes paid after former Mayo, Derry and Donegal coach Morrison passes away

Feb 12th 2019, 3:00 PM 20,595 Views 13 Comments

The Armagh native also had roles with his home county, Antrim and Leitrim.

# derry - Friday 8 February, 2019

'A vicious and sickening attack': Man shot in Derry
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

'A vicious and sickening attack': Man shot in Derry

Feb 8th 2019, 9:35 PM 12,876 Views 6 Comments

The shooting was reported to have occured to the rear of shops in the area of Central Drive in the city.

# derry - Sunday 3 February, 2019

From a 'dreadful' job to publishing her first novel at 54: 'It's life-changing, it really is'
# Music Love Drugs War
# Music Love Drugs War

From a 'dreadful' job to publishing her first novel at 54: 'It's life-changing, it really is'

Feb 3rd 2019, 8:30 PM 27,151 Views 0 Comments

Geraldine Quigley was 54 when her first book was published – and it’s all about growing up in Derry.

# derry - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim
# Allianz Leagues
From The42
# Allianz Leagues

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim

Jan 27th 2019, 4:12 PM 8,497 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Carlow made themselves at home in Division Three as Leitrim battered Wexford.

# derry - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Remains found on Donegal beach confirmed to be missing 72-year-old woman
# Jean Mcgahey
# Jean Mcgahey

Remains found on Donegal beach confirmed to be missing 72-year-old woman

Jan 26th 2019, 1:40 PM 60,406 Views 8 Comments

Foul play is not suspected in the case.

# derry - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Cast of Derry Girls to be immortalised with mural in Derry City
# Derry Girls
# Derry Girls

Cast of Derry Girls to be immortalised with mural in Derry City

Jan 23rd 2019, 8:44 PM 17,709 Views 20 Comments

Erin, Orla, Clare, Michelle and James will be painted on the side of Badgers Bar in Derry City.

# derry - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit'
# Troubles
# Troubles

Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit'

Jan 22nd 2019, 10:50 AM 12,101 Views 14 Comments

There have been a number of security alerts in Derry in recent days.