WATCH: Relay for Life kicks off in Derry with a lap in honour of local cancer survivors and their carers

The Legenderry Relay for Life event kicked off at St Columb's Park in Derry this afternoon with a lap in honour of cancer survivors and their carers. Event organisers say the total at this point last year has already been passed. It stood at £108,000 this time last year and it is already at £134,000.

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