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  1. Derek's epic Shannon voyage backed by Mayor and Western TrustRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Derry Today

    Derry canoeist Derek Lishman's epic bid to paddle up the River Shannon to raise money for people suffering from diabetes has gotten the thumbs up from the Mayor of Derry, Alderman Hilary McClintock and the Western Trust. Now the Western Trust has urged members of the community to get behind the Foyle Paddler and his pal, Martin Gallagher, who will together be embarking on a 400km paddle from Killaloe in County Clare to Smith's Strand at the Share Centre in Lisnaskea, County Fermanagh.

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  2. Derek's epic Shannon voyage backed by Mayor and Western TrustRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Londonderry Today

    Derry canoeist Derek Lishman's epic bid to paddle up the River Shannon to raise money for people suffering from diabetes has gotten the thumbs up from the Mayor of Derry, Alderman Hilary McClintock and the Western Trust. Now the Western Trust has urged members of the community to get behind the Foyle Paddler and his pal, Martin Gallagher, who will together be embarking on a 400km paddle from Killaloe in County Clare to Smith's Strand at the Share Centre in Lisnaskea, County Fermanagh.

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  3. Beleek, art glass, French Victorian brides' domes, more at Dirk Soulis Auctions, Feb. 25 in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | PR Log

    The contents of The Vintage House Restaurant in Warrensburg, Mo., a dining establishment that closed three years ago but doubled as a veritable museum of Victorian-era antiques gathered and displayed there by its late owner, will be sold Feb. 25th. LONE JACK, Mo.

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  4. Valentine's Day Getaways: 19 sneaky short breaks in IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Independent.ie

    Looking for a sweetheart deal this Valentine's Day? Our travel editor rounds up the hottest short breaks in Ireland... Looking for a sweetheart deal this Valentine's Day? Our travel editor rounds up the hottest short breaks in Ireland... Looking for a sweetheart deal this Valentine's Day? Our travel editor rounds up the hottest short breaks in Ireland... Did you know WB Yeats honeymooned at Renvyle House Hotel ? Create some Connemara poetry of your own with a one-night or two-night getaway on the Wild Atlantic Way.

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  5. Derek to paddle up the Shannon for charityRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Londonderry Today

    Derry canoeist Derek Lishman will paddle the River Shannon this spring in order to raise money for people suffering from diabetes. The Foyle Paddler will be joined by fellow canoeing enthusiast and pal, Martin Gallagher, from Share Discovery Village in County Fermanagh.

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  6. Britain optimistic of EU help over Irish border - Brexit ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Brexit minister David Davis said on Wednesday he was optimistic that the European Union would be helpful in the government's quest not to have a "hard border" between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. A bus stop with both Northern Irish and Irish stop signs are seen in the border town of Belleek, Northern Ireland October 14, 2016.

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  7. Will British Pound Remain Major Convertible Currency?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... A shop indicating it's euro and sterling currency exchange rate is seen in the border town of Belleek, Northern Ireland, Oct. 14, 2016. Now, another British leader is seeking to make light of a plunging pound, which briefly traded at $1.13 at one ...

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  8. Local residents benefit from new kitchensRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | Lisburn Today

    Residents in the Hillhall Estate have benefitted from new kitchens as part of a multi-million pound improvement scheme by the Housing executive. Communities Minister Paul Givan visited the Estate where 135 homes have received new kitchens as part of the Housing Executive's investment across its stock.

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  9. Bank of Ireland urged to reconsider closures in Draperstown and...Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | Midulster Today

    A delegation of MLAs has been left 'hugely disappointed' after meeting with Bank of Ireland staff about the closure of branches in Draperstown and Maghera. "This will hit many people hard, especially older people who will now be forced to travel to elsewhere to access basic banking services," said West Tyrone MLA Daniel McCrossan after he met with Bank of Ireland officials.

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  10. Edward Daly, priest noted for heroism during Bloody Sunday, dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Boston.com

    Former Roman Catholic bishop Edward Daly, who tended to victims of Northern Ireland's Bloody Sunday killings and became a defining image of the massacre, died Monday. He was 82. Father Daly was a priest in Londonderry when British paratroopers opened fire on a Catholic civil rights protest march on Jan. 30, 1972, killing 13 people.

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  11. Latest: Bloody Sunday priest Edward Daly 'a merciful peacemaker', mourners hearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | BreakingNews.ie

    Update 6.27pm: Bloody Sunday priest Edward Daly was a courageous and merciful peacemaker, mourners at his funeral have been told. The retired bishop of Derry was a young cleric when he raised a bloodstained white handkerchief as a symbol of ceasefire and tried to lead a mortally injured teenager to safety under a hail of Army fire in January 1972.

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  12. Thousands of mourners attend the funeral of the bishop who guided...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Heartbroken parishioners came together today to pay their final respects to the Catholic priest who waved a blood-stained white handkerchief and guided the body of a dying teenager through army gunfire during the Bloody Sunday shootings. Bishop Edward Daly, 82, famously brandished the rag as a symbol of ceasefire as he attempted to help a fatally injured demonstrator in Londonderry in Northern Ireland in January 1972.

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  13. Priest who waved blood-stained handkerchief during Bloody Sunday is laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | Daily Mail

    'He walked with his people in their struggles and joys': Catholic priest who waved a blood-stained white handkerchief as he helped protesters gunned down by British soldiers during the Bloody Sunday shootings is laid to rest Heartbroken parishioners and well-wishers today queued up to pay their final respects to the Catholic priest who waved a blood-stained white handkerchief during the Bloody Sunday shootings. Bishop Edward Daly, 82, famously brandished the rag as a symbol of ceasefire as he attempted to help a fatally injured demonstrator in Londonderry in Northern Ireland in January 1972.

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  14. Bishop Edward Daly died a hero, says relative of teenager killed in Bloody SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | BreakingNews.ie

    Bishop of Derry Edward Daly has died a hero after he raised a blood-soaked handkerchief and guided a dying teenager through British army gunfire on Bloody Sunday, a grateful relative said. The Catholic cleric, who died on Monday aged 82 after a long illness, was a life-long critic of all violence.

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  15. Bishop Edward Daly 'was a fearless peace-builder'Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2016 | Belfast Today

    Retired Bishop of Derry Dr Edward Daly was a peacemaker during some of the darkest days of Northern Ireland's Troubles. He bore witness to the horror and deaths of the innocent, most famously waving a blood-stained white handkerchief on Bloody Sunday in Londonderry.

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  16. Bloody Sunday bishop Edward Daly died a hero, says victim's relativeRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2016 | Belfast Today

    Bishop Daly, clutching a blood-soaked handkerchief, helps clear a path for injured protester Jackie Duddy during Bloody Sunday in Londonderry in 1972 Bishop of Derry Edward Daly has died a hero after he raised a blood-soaked handkerchief and guided a dying teenager through army gunfire on Bloody Sunday, a grateful relative said. The Catholic cleric, who died on Monday aged 82 after a long illness, was a life-long critic of all violence.

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  17. Priest in defining 'Bloody Sunday' image diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Bishop Edward Daly, the priest who was filmed waving a bloodied white handkerchief as he tried to assist a dying teenager shot in Derry, Northern Ireland, on Bloody Sunday in 1972, has died aged 82, the Catholic Church announced Monday. The footage of Daly trying to save lethally wounded 17-year-old Jackie Duddy became the defining image of the day British paratroopers fired live rounds on a civil rights march, killing 13 unarmed civilians.

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  18. First Minister sad over Daly deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Londonderry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The First Minister, Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness today expressed their sympathy at the death of retired Bishop of Derry Edward Daly.

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  19. Mayor opens book of condolence for Bishop Edward DalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Londonderry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council, Alderman Hilary McClintock, led local citizens today in expressing the sense of deep sadness and loss felt throughout the district at the passing of retired Catholic Bishop of Derry, Dr Edward Daly.

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  20. Obituary - Edward Daly, Bloody Sunday's "priest with the white handkerchief"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    EDWARD Daly, who has died aged 82, was a Catholic priest who went to the aid of civil rights protesters shot by British soldiers during Bloody Sunday in Northern Ireland and in the process became famous as the "priest with the white handkerchief". Dr Daly had waved the blood-stained handkerchief as he attempted to help a fatally injured demonstrator in Londonderry in January 1972.

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