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Kenny Shiels wants Turners Cross improvement

DERRY CITY manager Kenny Shiels wants his side to improve their dreadful league record at Cork City.

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Derry to ‘move’ on with new 
sustainable travel brand

Derry to ‘move’ on with new sustainable travel brand

Derry City & Strabane District Council are set to ‘move’ forward with a new corporate sustainable transport brand it’s hoped will encourage more and more people to use environmentally friendly ways of getting around the city.

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Derek Moore.

‘Republican row spilled into Fountain’

A loyalist community leader has suggested the recent attacks on the Fountain were essentially an overspill from the trouble that flared in the Bogside, which he characterised as an inter-republican row.

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Grass pitch free-to-use to Strand Road
residents plus discounted facilities

Grass pitch free-to-use to Strand Road residents plus discounted facilities

The Ulster University has declared its Magee pitches free-to-use by members of the local community this summer and beyond.

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Nationalists baulk at raising peace wall

Nationalists baulk at raising peace wall

A suggestion that the Fountain/Bishop Street peace wall should be raised in the wake of last week’s disorder was roundly rejected by nationalist and republican councillors at a special meeting of Derry City and Strabane District Council.

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Derry’s Sevina serves ‘Penance’ and
is crowned Irish SFX artist of year

Derry’s Sevina serves ‘Penance’ and is crowned Irish SFX artist of year

Last year Sevina Mooney got a late night call from a stranger requesting ‘a bucket of blood, express delivery please!’

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Council has preferred site in mind for Derry/Strabane crematorium

Council has preferred site in mind for Derry/Strabane crematorium

Derry City and Strabane District Council has already identified a preferred site for a regional crematorium that will serve the entire West, Cogent Management Consulting have revealed.

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Clipper update to Derry history

Clipper update to Derry history

A timely new chapter to Derry author Brian Mitchel’s paean to his native city, ‘Derry - A City Invincible’, celebrates many of the positive developments of the past ten years including, of course, the hugely successful Clipper festival.

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POOCH IN THE PARK!. . . .Jessica Nicholl back in 2016 puts 'Charlie' her Cavalier King Charles through his paces during the Pooch in the Park event.

Pooches in the Park this weekend in Derry

The Rainbow Centre’s Pooches in the Park Dog Show 2018 takes place in Derry this weekend.

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Liverpool rumour mill: Reds winger to link up with Gerrard | Alisson bid too good to turn down - Totti | Liverpool arrive in America

Glasgow Rangers have agreed a deal to sign Ryan Kent on loan, according to reports.

Football

Celtic rumour mill: Tierney is Everton target | Rodgers calls on French players to aim high

Everton are keen to sign Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney - after being thwarted in their bid to secure Manchester United defender Luke Shaw.

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St Columba statue at the foot of the Cross outside St Columba's Church, Long Tower, Derry.

Plans in place to mark St. Columba milestone

Plans are being put in place to mark the 1,500th anniversary of the birth of St. Columba.

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Independents opt out of condemnation

Independents opt out of condemnation

Independent republicans refused to back a motion condemning the recent violence in Derry at a special council meeting on Monday.

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Officers to explore tumbling of Meenan Square block after riots

Officers to explore tumbling of Meenan Square block after riots

Council officers are to explore whether the demolition of the Meenan Square shopping block is possible after a meeting of Derry City & Strabane District Council that was called in response to the recent disorder in the Bogside.

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Ireland's Megan Frazer.

Hockey: Ireland women primed for first World Cup game in 16 years

Ireland are under no illusions about the task that lies ahead as they prepare for their first World Cup appearance in 16 years, starting with Saturday’s opener against the United States in London (6pm).

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IN PICTURES: 51 photos from Derry’s Foyle Maritime Festival

The atmosphere around Derry since the Clipper yachts arrived has been second to none.

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Shane Todd.

Side splitting NI acts set for Stendhal

Stendhal Festival has announced its rip-roaring comedy line-up for this summer’s shindig at Ballymully Cottage Farm, Limavady.

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Social media reaction to Theresa May’s Brexit speech in Belfast

The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, gave a speech on how she sees Brexit affecting Northern Ireland when the United Kingdom officialy leaves the E.U. in 2019.

Politics

Premier League rumour mill: Key Liverpool duo return to training as the club get a new No.10 | Arsenal agree deal to sell striker | Lazio make £22m move for Chelsea forward

Follow our live blog as we keep you updated with all the latest news, views, transfers, rumours and much more from across the Premier League.
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Unpopular.

Hard border will spark mass resistance, Theresa May warned

The People Before Profit Alliance has predicted that any attempt to beef up border controls in Ireland will bring large numbers of people onto the streets.
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