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24/09/2021

Civil Rights Committee present cheque to Mayor of Derry's chosen charity

(Photo - Tom Heaney, nwpresspics)

Members of the N. Ireland Civil Rights Commemoration Committee this week handed over a cheque for £1,000 to the Mayor’s charity, Foyle Search and Rescue.

The money was raised from the proceeds of a series of events which took place in the Guildhall, Derry, marking the 50th anniversary of the birth of the Civil Rights Movement on 5th October 1968.

Included, from left, are Tim Attwood, Hugo McConnell, Marie Coyle, Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District, Councillor John Boyle, Aidan McKinney, Fionnbarra Ó Dochartaigh and Dr Paul Arthur. (Photo - Tom Heaney, nwpresspics)

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