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PSNI deploy TSG to Derry stations

The PSNI have deployed Tactical Support Group Officers to Derry in the wake of the Manchester bombing and terror threat being raised to “critical”.

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Police activity at a cordon in the Hulme area of Manchester. (Photo: P.A.)

Incident 'made safe' in Manchester

Greater Manchester Police has confirmed an incident at a block of flats in Hulme near Manchester has been "made safe".
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Eilidh MacLeod, 14, from Barra. Picture: SWNS

Manchester attack: Family of Eilidh MacLeod confirm her death

The parents of Manchester bombing victim of Eilidh MacLeod, 14, have said in a statement: “Words cannot express how we feel at losing our darling Eilidh.”

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Carrick a Rede Rope Bridge, County Antrim (by Sean Lucas via flikr.com)

100ft high Carrick-a-Rede bridge closed after ropes slashed

County Derry police have urged local people to help them track down vandals who severed ropes at the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge.

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Eight year-old Saffie Roussos (left) and Georgina Callander.

Manchester Attack: Who were the victims?

Many of the people killed in Monday's terror attack in Manchester have been named.

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An image taken moments after the attack. Inset: Ariana Grande.

Manchester attack: Ariana Grande 'offers to pay for victims' funerals'

Popstar, Ariana Grande, has reportedly offered to pay for the funerals of those who died as a result of a terror attack in Manchester on Monday.
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People gather at the War Memorial in the Diamond, on Tuesday evening, for a solidarity vigil with Manchester following the suicide bombing at the Manchester arena on Monday night last. The vigil was organised by the Derry Anti War Coalition. DER2117GS006

Vigil in solidarity with Manchester

The Derry Antiwar coalition this week hosted a vigil at the war memorial in Derry in solidarity with the people of Manchester.

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Bloomfield Court. Image: Google

Baby escapes injury after masked men attack house in ‘hate crime’

An 11-month-old baby has escaped injury after masked men attacked a house in Bangor, in what police have described as a hate crime.

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Armed police outside the Manchester Arena after the attack.

Homeless man in Manchester Arena cradles dying woman in arms

A homeless man has recounted how a woman died in his arms after a terrorist detonated an explosive device inside the Manchester Arena on Monday.

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The attack happened at an Ariana Grande concert in the Manchester Arena on Monday evening.

Social Media: Northern Ireland reacts to Manchester attack

Public figures from right across Northern Ireland have used social media to express their sadness, shock and anger at the Manchester concert attack.
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Derry musician in Manchester speaks of shock across city

Derry musician in Manchester speaks of shock across city

A Derry musician living in Manchester has spoken of the utter shock and devastation felt among people across the city following a suicide bomb attack at a concert which has claimed the lives of 22 people.

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The U.K. general election will take place next month.

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

A cyber attack aimed at influencing the outcome of the UK General Election is highly likely, a leading cyber security expert from Derry has warned.

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Robbery attempt culprit made off on small bike

A child’s bike is believed to have been used as a getaway vehicle after an attempted robbery at a shop in Derry city centre over the weekend.

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Conor Leonard  during the funeral of his mother Concepta Leonard  at  St Mary's Church in Brookeborough, Co Fermanagh.
Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

‘Brave Conor was there at the end as Connie would have wanted’

Concepta ‘Connie’ Leonard was murdered in a “moment of evil” and “madness”, mourners at her funeral service were told on Friday.

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Searches along the river are taking place for Sam Comber today.

‘We just want to find him’

A man who went missing in Derry five days ago appears to have gone for a swim in the River Foyle without knowing the dangers, his sister has said.

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Derry man jailed for drug offences

Derry man jailed for drug offences

Police have welcomed the sentencing at Dungannon Crown Court of a 24 year-old Derry man for drugs offences.

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The car which was damaged by joyriders on Friday night.

Joyriders in Derry told to ‘catch yourselves on’

A city councillor has warned that joyriders need to “catch themselves on” after damage was caused to a parked car on Circular Road yesterday.

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The pair are due in court on Thursday.

Man and woman charged with sex trafficking

A 32 year-old man charged with a number of offences including human trafficking for sexual exploitation and two counts of rape will appear in court this morning.

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Sam Comber was last seen in Derry on Sunday.

Concern for missing Derry man

Police in Strand Road are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of Sam Christopher Comber, also known as Sam Harold, who was last seen in the city on Sunday May 14.

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Police have appealed for information

Imitation firearms found in Derry

The PSNI have discovered three imitation guns in Derry.

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