RETRO PHOTOS SPECIAL! Derry community groups celebrate in 2002!

We go back to September 2002 to feature a special celebration event for local community groups which took place at Pitchers Restaurant at Foyle Golf Club.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 2nd August 2022, 11:22 am
Galliagh Women's Group ladies getting in the party mood at Pitcher's are, at front, Lynn Patterson, Maura Ebbs, Bridget Bradley and Anna Connolly. At back are Mary McCourt, Majella O'Donnell, Margaret Gallagher and Maura McColgan.
Galliagh Women's Group ladies getting in the party mood at Pitcher's are, at front, Lynn Patterson, Maura Ebbs, Bridget Bradley and Anna Connolly. At back are Mary McCourt, Majella O'Donnell, Margaret Gallagher and Maura McColgan.
Sharon Cassidy, Margaret White, Maureen Brown, Catherine McCann, Seamus Brown, Stella McCauley and Michelle Collett.
Sharon Cassidy, Margaret White, Maureen Brown, Catherine McCann, Seamus Brown, Stella McCauley and Michelle Collett.
Members of Galliagh Women's Group. Front, from left, Angela Branagan, Anne McKeever, Teresa Holmes and Siobhan McGill. At back, from left, are Margaret Stewart, Philomena Gillen, Marie Gillespie, Jennifer Scarlett, Shauna Brown and Rosemary Doherty.
From left are Jean Dixon, Thomas Dixon, Paddy Doherty, James McGilloway, Kellie Ferry, Bobby Kelly and Rosemary Doherty.
Enjoying themselves at Pitcher's are these members of Ailleach Women's Group. From left are Brenda Deehan, Liz Friel, Sally Deehan, Sally Deehan, Kathleen Parke, Eileen Dunne and Olive McGowan.
Greater Shantallow Community Arts Group members Annette Doherty, Josephine Bradley, Leanne Harkin, Sharon Harkin and Ann Marie Kelly.
Enjoying the craic at the party in Pitcher's are, from left, Myra Hamilton, Michelle Coyle, Donna McGilloway, Louise Wray, Oliver Green and Michelle Derges.
Shantallow Women's Group members Catherine McCole, Leona Murphy, Celine McCourt, Michelle McCloskey, Bridie Taggart, Donna McConnell, Maria Wilson, Sharon Moore and Karen Dunne.
From left are Joy Porter, Julie Tyre, Siobhan McCreadie, Maureen Fitzpatrick, Lilian McClintock, Elaine Young, Deborah Irvine, Ruth Tipple and Paula Hasson.
At the community groups' party in Pitcher's are, from left, Noel McCartney, Seamus Boyle, Eunan O'Donnell, Paul Wilson, Gerry Doherty, Alex Hillen, Charlie Dunne, Paddy White and Cathal McCauley.