Bishop Daly

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Bishop Edward Daly carries a blood stained handkerchief ahead of the body of Jack Duddy, who was shot dead in Derry on Bloody Sunday. Photograph: Stanley Matchett

It’s rare to hear a photographer describe a picture that he didn’t capture. But that is how Alan Lewis presents his memories in Shooting the Darkness(...)

 Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness (right) at the funeral of Patrick Kelly. Photograph:  PA Wire

Martin McGuinness personally planned the firing of a volley of shots over the coffin of an IRA man within church grounds, in what became one of the mo(...)

Author and feminist Nell McCafferty at the Strike Repeal March on O'Connell Bridge on March 8th, 2017. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

We need to have a conversation about conception, pregnancy and motherhood. After that, we need to talk about abortion. The way I talked about both c(...)

The funeral of Dr Edward Daly takes place at St Eugene’s Cathedral in Derry. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Former Bishop of Derry Edward Daly “showed physical courage on Bloody Sunday and his moral courage was evident in his passionate struggle against viol(...)

Then taoiseach Dr Garret FitzGerald: said that controls on visiting the prison were vital for security. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

In a private letter to taoiseach Garret FitzGerald, then bishop of Derry Edward Daly complained that visiting at Portlaoise Prison was inhumane and (...)

Cardinal Desmond Connell leaving the press conference following the 2002 egm at St Patrick’s College, Maynooth. Photograph: Eric Luke

One of the most fraught confrontations between senior Catholic Church figures and the Irish media took place on April 8th, 2002. It was at a press con(...)