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Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council, Councillor Michaela Boyle and An Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council, Councillor Nicholas Crossan meeting with officials from the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC), the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) and the International Appalachian Trail (IAT) in Boston to discuss ongoing development of the Ulster Ireland section of the International Appalachian Trail.

Ireland NW delegation discuss development of Ulster section of International Appalachian Trail

Members of the Ireland North West delegation who are currently visiting the United States, have met with various groups in Boston to discuss ongoing development of the Ulster Ireland section of the International Appalachian Trail. The North West delegation is made up of civic leaders, officials and education institutions from the Derry City and Strabane District Council and Donegal County Council areas who are in the US to explore opportunities for business and educational partnerships. The US groups the delegation have met with, include officials from the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC), the Appalachian Trial Conservancy (ATC) and the International Appalachian Trail (IAT).

Retro
May 1981... Harry Duffy's children follow his coffin as it makes its way to the City Cemetery following Requiem Mass at St Mary's Church, Creggan. INSET: Harry Duffy.

‘The day he died, we lost our family, our home, our lives’

The seven Duffy children, from Derry’s Creggan Estate, were orphaned when their father, Harry, was killed by a plastic bullet in 1981. They are now looking for anyone who witnessed his death to come forward with any information that can help them secure truth, justice and peace of mind.

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