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

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

Updated Apr 21st 2019, 2:06 PM 20,567 Views 14 Comments

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

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

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

Updated Apr 20th 2019, 4:38 PM 99,260 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 31,370 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 56,444 Views 51 Comments

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

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 20,138 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 18,602 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.

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 45,606 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 50,942 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 114,692 Views 157 Comments

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

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 18,034 Views 0 Comments

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

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 1,972 Views 1 Comment

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

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 34,161 Views 15 Comments

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

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 22,176 Views 49 Comments

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

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 10,471 Views 4 Comments

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

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 19,677 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in Limavady, Co Derry.

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 50,275 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 13,261 Views 14 Comments

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

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 26,293 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 31,146 Views 31 Comments

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

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 197,142 Views 112 Comments

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

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 7,607 Views 1 Comment

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

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 5,270 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 27,617 Views 107 Comments

Fourteen people were killed after British paratroopers opened fire.

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 3,812 Views 5 Comments

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

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 3,358 Views 0 Comments

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

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 20,620 Views 13 Comments

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

'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 12,884 Views 6 Comments

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

From a 'dreadful' job to publishing her first novel at 54: 'It's life-changing, it really is'
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# 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 27,169 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 27th 2019, 4:12 PM 8,513 Views 1 Comment

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

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 60,414 Views 8 Comments

Foul play is not suspected in the case.

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 17,735 Views 21 Comments

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

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 12,110 Views 14 Comments

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

Security alerts in Derry lifted as police say all three were 'hoaxes'
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# Derry

Security alerts in Derry lifted as police say all three were 'hoaxes'

Jan 22nd 2019, 7:26 AM 7,049 Views 6 Comments

One man remains in custody over the car bomb which exploded in Derry on Saturday.

Third Derry security alert in a day, after van abandoned outside girls' school
# PSNI
# PSNI

Third Derry security alert in a day, after van abandoned outside girls' school

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 10:00 PM 43,056 Views 56 Comments

This incident is one of three security alerts that police in Derry have been dealing with today.

Derry car bomb has 'absolutely nothing to do with Brexit', Bradley says
# Karen Bradley
# Karen Bradley

Derry car bomb has 'absolutely nothing to do with Brexit', Bradley says

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 6:30 PM 31,098 Views 48 Comments

British minister Karen Bradley gave a House of Commons statement; while earlier a fifth man was arrested in connection with the attack.

CCTV footage of Derry city centre car bomb released as two men (20s) arrested
# Derry
# Derry

CCTV footage of Derry city centre car bomb released as two men (20s) arrested

Updated Jan 20th 2019, 4:22 PM 44,076 Views 64 Comments

The explosion occurred shortly after 8pm on Bishop Street in the city centre.

Police investigation underway after suspected car bomb in Derry city centre
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Police investigation underway after suspected car bomb in Derry city centre

Updated Jan 20th 2019, 7:40 AM 66,126 Views 101 Comments

Politicians have condemned the attack which occurred shortly after 8pm yesterday evening.

Detectives 'extremely close' to breakthrough over murder of RUC officer in Omagh
# Michael Ferguson
# Michael Ferguson

Detectives 'extremely close' to breakthrough over murder of RUC officer in Omagh

Jan 19th 2019, 3:43 PM 12,983 Views 31 Comments

Michael Ferguson (21) was shot dead while on duty in Shipquay Street in the city on 23 January 1993.

Derry City complete the capture of former Celtic youth player from Brighton
# Scot Signing
From The42
# Scot Signing

Derry City complete the capture of former Celtic youth player from Brighton

Jan 7th 2019, 2:31 PM 4,441 Views 0 Comments

20-year-old defender Josh Kerr has joined on a six-month loan deal.

'You Are Now Entering Free Derry' wall painter Liam Hillen dies aged 69
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# RIP

'You Are Now Entering Free Derry' wall painter Liam Hillen dies aged 69

Dec 27th 2018, 3:25 PM 21,452 Views 65 Comments

The slogan gained iconic status for how it captured the civil rights struggle in the city.