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250 additional new social homes planned for 2018

Sinn Féin Housing spokesperson Councillor Tony Hassan has welcomed confirmation that another 250 new social homes are planned for the Skeoge area.

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The Central Library. Foyle Street, Derry.

Are these Derry’s worst buildings?

Derry is blessed with an array of beautiful and interesting buildings. Yet stitched in between there also lurk a few architectural horrors which impact the overall look of our city.

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Sinn Fein candidates for the 2017  general election

Chris Donnelly: SF confident of at least one gain while SDLP are in battle just to hold ground

The general election campaign is being contested amongst the main nationalist parties with Brexit as the pre-eminent theme.

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St. Mary's Oratory, Buncrana where Irish language Confirmations took place recently. DER0516MC007

Tuar dóchais dúinn

Bhí Iorras, taobh amuigh de Chluain Maine, ar cheann de na Gaeltachtaí ba láidre in Éirinn sa 19ú haois.

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Sean Boyle (left) and Kathleen Bradley (right) were among those who attended the recent meeting in Derry.

Cuts to Supporting People challenged

Unison representatives in Derry have called for a recent cut to housing support services for vulnerable people to be reversed.

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Liam � Cuinneg�in, Principal of St. Brigids College has published a modern Irish language text book.

Cúrsa snasta

Bhí fadhb ann i gcónaí maidir le téacsleabhair Ghaeilge.

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Bunscoil Cholmcille Steelstown Road pupils get a helping hand from parents and grandparents to make St Brigids crosses on the Saints recent feast day.  DER0517GS064

Naomh Bríd, Banéarlamh na hÉireann

Bhí Naomh Bríd thar a bheith gnóthach ag bunú clochar agus eaglaisí ar fud na hÉireann.

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SDLP party leader Colm Eastwood MLA pictured with children who were presented with certificates after completing the Big Summer Read event at Shantallow Library. Included are Councillor Brian Tierney and library staff, from left, Marie-Elaine Tierney, Lorraine Coll and Emma Forbes. DER3516-101KM

Croílár an Cheantair

Bliain mhór na gcomóradh a bhí ann anuraidh. Ach tá comóradh suntasach eile againn i nDoire an mhí seo.

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CALENDAR LAUNCH. . . .The Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council pictured at Brooke Park in December for the launch of the 2017 Diversity Calendar Spice of Life. The Mayor is pictured with representatives from Polish Abroad, Sai Pak, Apprentice Boys, Interfaith Northwest, Stroke Association and Derry City and Strabane District Councils Good Relations Team.

Eolas agus Aineolas

‘Níl aon namhaid ach aineolas.’

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Sir Anthony Hart Chairman of the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry.
(Picture By : Arthur Allison Pacemaker)

Abuse Inquiry reports to McGuinness and Foster

The chairman of the Historical Abuse Inquiry Sir Anthony Hart has thanked those who came forward to give evidence.

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A local woman has spoken of her horrific experiences.

‘If you try to leave I will kill you’

A local woman has spoken of her battle to regain access to her son who is now living with the abusive ex-partner she left to protect the boy.

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Buncsoil Cholmcille at Steelstown. One of the Irish language primary schools available to parents in Derry.

Cén scoil?

An t-am sin arís.

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Lauren Corbett admirably playing the part of Mary in the Nativity at the Foyle Down Syndrome Christmas Show last week. (Photos: Jim McCafferty Photography)

Scéal na Nollag

San am sin chuaigh ordú amach ó Chaesar August go ndéanfaí áireamh ar an domhan go léir.

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Na Trí Ríthe

Na Trí Ríthe

Nuair a rugadh Íosa i mBeithil Iúdáia, in aimsir Héaród rí, féach, tháinig draoithe as an oirthear go hIarúsailéim, ag rá: Cá bhfuil an té seo a rugadh ina rí ar na Giúdaigh?

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One of the little Syrian children who have been re-settled in Derry holds up a poster at the protest on Tuesday afternoon. (Picture by Frankie McMenamin)

Derry Syrians stage protest over carnage in Aleppo

Syrian refugees living in Derry have staged an impromptu protest in the city centre as the harrowing reports of carnage continue to pour out from Aleppo.

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Undated handout photo issued by the Home of the Mother order of Sister Clare Theresa Crockett who has been killed in the earthquake in Ecuador. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday April 18, 2016. Sister Crockett, 33, died when a stairwell collapsed in the school she was working at in Playa Prieta. More than 200 people were killed in the powerful earthquake which hit the south American country on Saturday. See PA story CHARITY Ecuador. Photo credit should read: Home of the Mother order/PA Wire

NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.

Banlaoch

Tuairiscíodh scéal tragóideach Clare Crockett ar an Journal i mí Aibreáin an bhliain seo.

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Laochra Fáil

Laochra Fáil

Tá dhá ócáid le comóradh ag deireadh na bliana seo, bliain na gcCluichí Oilimpeacha.

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Tower Museum. 3003JM61

Bliain na gComóradh

Caithfidh mé a rá go raibh imní orm ag tús na bliana seo.

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Stádas

Stádas

Nuair a ghlac an DUP le hAireacht an Oideachais, dúirt daoine go raibh mí na meala thart maidir leis an Ghaeilge.

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Fireworks explode over the River Foyle during the Hallowe�"en Carnival in Derry-Londonderry which this year celebrates it�"s 30th anniversary and has entertained and entrapped tens of thousands of people over the last four days. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 31.10.16

Oíche mhór

D’éirigh thar barr le ceiliúradh Oíche Shamhna i nDoire i mbliana.

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