Golf club attack on council candidate

A SDLP election candidate in Derry says he has been left badly shaken after a man attacked him with a golf club in Derry.

James Carr says he was canvassing in the Galliagh area of the city when he was verbally abused .

He says a man then tried to hit him with a golf club.

Mr Carr described the incident as “ terrifying.”

Mr Carr is standing in tomorrow’s council elections