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#Lyra McKee

# lyra-mckee - Monday 12 October, 2020

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee
# Watchdog
# Watchdog

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee

Oct 12th 2020, 5:39 PM 30,825 Views 10 Comments

Nichola Corner, her sister, complained to Ofcom that McKee’s privacy had been infringed upon.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Man charged with possession of gun used to murder Lyra McKee granted bail
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man charged with possession of gun used to murder Lyra McKee granted bail

Updated Jul 16th 2020, 12:51 PM 10,009 Views 0 Comments

Derry man Niall Sheerin appeared in court via video-link today.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with killing of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with killing of Lyra McKee

Jul 15th 2020, 9:29 AM 9,882 Views 0 Comments

McKee was killed when she was shot while attending a riot in Derry.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Gun used to kill journalist Lyra McKee is found in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Gun used to kill journalist Lyra McKee is found in Derry

Jun 11th 2020, 6:15 PM 18,671 Views 0 Comments

One man has been charged with her murder and a second man has been charged with offences relating to the rioting that preceded it.

# lyra-mckee - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Police in the North seize handgun of the same type that was used to kill Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Police in the North seize handgun of the same type that was used to kill Lyra McKee

Jun 7th 2020, 2:18 PM 9,974 Views 5 Comments

Police cannot confirm at this stage if it is the weapon used to kill Lyra.

# lyra-mckee - Saturday 18 April, 2020

#WeStandWithLyra: Friends and colleagues remember Lyra McKee on first anniversary of her murder
# Derry
# Derry

#WeStandWithLyra: Friends and colleagues remember Lyra McKee on first anniversary of her murder

Apr 18th 2020, 2:06 PM 14,466 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot in the Creggan area of Derry by dissident republican group the New IRA while observing clashes with police.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 17 April, 2020

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing

Updated Apr 17th 2020, 9:08 AM 9,151 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot dead during rioting in the Creggan area of Derry last year.

# lyra-mckee - 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.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 6 March, 2020

Man accused of murdering Lyra McKee refused bail after prosecutors win appeal
# Paul Mcintyre
# Paul Mcintyre

Man accused of murdering Lyra McKee refused bail after prosecutors win appeal

Mar 6th 2020, 3:11 PM 19,780 Views 0 Comments

Paul McIntyre will remain in custody in Maghaberry high security prison as legal proceedings in the case progress.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Prosecutors accused of adding new claim about man charged with Lyra McKee murder
# Courts
# Courts

Prosecutors accused of adding new claim about man charged with Lyra McKee murder

Updated Mar 3rd 2020, 2:35 PM 34,013 Views 0 Comments

McKee, 29, was shot dead by dissident republicans while observing a riot in Derry’s Creggan area last year.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Man accused of murdering journalist Lyra McKee granted bail
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

Man accused of murdering journalist Lyra McKee granted bail

Feb 27th 2020, 2:48 PM 23,542 Views 0 Comments

The case will return to court next month.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Man (52) remanded in custody, charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

Man (52) remanded in custody, charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry

Updated Feb 13th 2020, 11:49 AM 50,403 Views 0 Comments

McKee was shot dead in Derry last April.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

52-year-old man charged with murder of Lyra McKee
# PSNI
# PSNI

52-year-old man charged with murder of Lyra McKee

Feb 12th 2020, 4:50 PM 25,405 Views 0 Comments

Four men, aged 20, 27, 29 and 52, were arrested yesterday in connection with the investigation.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Four men arrested during probe into Lyra McKee murder
# Derry
# Derry

Four men arrested during probe into Lyra McKee murder

Feb 11th 2020, 8:59 AM 16,096 Views 53 Comments

The New IRA has claimed responsibility for the journalist’s murder.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Renewed apology over Lyra McKee killing dismissed as ‘hollow’
# New IRA
# New IRA

Renewed apology over Lyra McKee killing dismissed as ‘hollow’

Jan 8th 2020, 7:32 PM 17,703 Views 14 Comments

The 29-year-old journalist was shot as she observed a riot in Derry last April.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 15 November, 2019

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going
# New IRA
# New IRA

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going

Nov 15th 2019, 7:00 AM 50,757 Views 54 Comments

Saoradh is an attempt to give a political face to the growing republican dissent in nationalist areas north of the border, writes Dieter Reinisch.

# lyra-mckee - Monday 10 June, 2019

Book written by murdered journalist Lyra McKee to go on pre-sale
# Angels With Blue Faces
# Angels With Blue Faces

Book written by murdered journalist Lyra McKee to go on pre-sale

Jun 10th 2019, 4:35 PM 7,186 Views 9 Comments

The book, Angels with Blue Faces, is due to be released at the end of June.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 6 June, 2019

46-year-old man arrested in connection with Lyra McKee murder
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

46-year-old man arrested in connection with Lyra McKee murder

Jun 6th 2019, 3:13 PM 12,787 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI confirmed that the man was arrested under the Terrorism Act.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again
# OFFENCES AGAINST THE STATE
# OFFENCES AGAINST THE STATE

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again

May 21st 2019, 6:30 AM 11,743 Views 9 Comments

Dissident republican threat and gangland crime are to be given as reasons for two special laws being renewed.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Police investigating murder of Lyra McKee search number of properties in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Police investigating murder of Lyra McKee search number of properties in Derry

May 16th 2019, 9:59 AM 5,164 Views 0 Comments

A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.

# lyra-mckee - 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 21,262 Views 0 Comments

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

# lyra-mckee - Friday 10 May, 2019

Two men charged with bomb offences after being arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Two men charged with bomb offences after being arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee

May 10th 2019, 9:35 PM 8,845 Views 0 Comments

Both men are due to appear at Derry Magistrates Court tomorrow.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Four people arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Four people arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee

May 9th 2019, 11:29 AM 8,891 Views 0 Comments

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

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Lyra McKee's partner hits out at 'idiot with a gun' who 'took away an amazing person'
# SARA CANNING
# SARA CANNING

Lyra McKee's partner hits out at 'idiot with a gun' who 'took away an amazing person'

May 8th 2019, 10:45 PM 17,024 Views 0 Comments

McKee was shot dead during rioting in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Saoradh offices searched as part of Lyra McKee murder investigation
# Derry
# Derry

Saoradh offices searched as part of Lyra McKee murder investigation

May 7th 2019, 3:49 PM 14,072 Views 0 Comments

A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.

# lyra-mckee - 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.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 26 April, 2019

Police release more CCTV footage of suspected gunman who killed Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Police release more CCTV footage of suspected gunman who killed Lyra McKee

Apr 26th 2019, 10:39 AM 41,178 Views 38 Comments

The PSNI has said that 140 people have come forward with information.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 25 April, 2019

McDonald and Foster feel the heat but do not concede on the issues blocking Stormont
# Implacable
# Implacable

McDonald and Foster feel the heat but do not concede on the issues blocking Stormont

Apr 25th 2019, 11:26 AM 26,204 Views 117 Comments

Northern Ireland has been without an Executive since January 2017.

'People know who is responsible': £10,000 reward offered for information on Lyra McKee murder
# Crimestoppers
# Crimestoppers

'People know who is responsible': £10,000 reward offered for information on Lyra McKee murder

Apr 25th 2019, 6:15 AM 7,966 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in the Creggan area of Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Republican group Saoradh 'aggressively trying to recruit' students at University College Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Republican group Saoradh 'aggressively trying to recruit' students at University College Cork

Apr 24th 2019, 8:30 PM 70,895 Views 80 Comments

The university is currently reviewing CCTV footage in a bid to identify the individuals responsible.

'Why in God's name does it take the death of a 29-year-old woman to get to this point?' - priest challenges politicians on NI stalemate
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

'Why in God's name does it take the death of a 29-year-old woman to get to this point?' - priest challenges politicians on NI stalemate

Updated Apr 24th 2019, 7:52 PM 30,744 Views 26 Comments

It’s been over two years since the Northern Ireland institutions collapsed. With no functioning government,

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.

'The pain will never ease': Funeral of Lyra McKee takes place in Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

'The pain will never ease': Funeral of Lyra McKee takes place in Belfast

Updated Apr 24th 2019, 4:10 PM 23,769 Views 35 Comments

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

'The loss of Lyra': Funeral service for murdered journalist Lyra McKee to take place in Belfast
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

'The loss of Lyra': Funeral service for murdered journalist Lyra McKee to take place in Belfast

Apr 24th 2019, 12:05 AM 10,985 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

# lyra-mckee - 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 9,092 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 27,213 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 25,528 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 72,966 Views 89 Comments

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

# lyra-mckee - 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 57,500 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 20,658 Views 9 Comments

Police are continuing to seek information on the killing.

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