Joe Mahon

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Former British soldier Dennis Hutchings rides with ex-serviceman down Whitehall in protest at the prosecution of Soldier F for two killings during the Bloody Sunday massacre. Photograph: Tess De La Mare/PA Wire

Thousands of former servicemen brought parts of central London to a standstill in protest against the prosecution of “Soldier F” for his alleged role (...)

Bloody Sunday victims’ family members make their way to a Derry courthouse as the first listing of the case against Soldier F takes place. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

The case against the former British soldier accused of two counts of murder in Derry on Bloody Sunday on January 30th, 1972, began on Wednesday in a D(...)

Above, earlier this year, a minute of silence for the victims of Bloody Sunday was observed during a news conference after the announcement of the decision whether to charge soldiers involved in the Bloody Sunday events, in Derry. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

A number of Bloody Sunday families have rejected a statement by a sister of one of those killed in 1972 that Soldier F should not be imprisoned if he (...)

Linda Nash whose youngest brother William Nash died on Bloody Sunday with Eamonn McCann outside the city hotel. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

There is understandable disappointment in Derry at the decision of the Northern Ireland Public Prosecution Service to charge just one former British s(...)

Jackie Duddy Jackie Duddy (17) was born at Springtown camp, one of a family of 15. He worked at a local factory, but his passion was boxing (...)

Alana Burke (18) in hospital after injury on Bloody Sunday. Photograph: Courtesy of Museum of Free Derry

What Joe Mahon remembers most about Bloody Sunday is the silence. As the people around him fled for their lives, he lay on the ground, injured, heari(...)

Eileen Drumm: “Remaining in the EU is important for the rights of disabled people”

Large numbers of voters went to polling stations around Co Fermanagh yesterday: “This is the most important decision that this country can make,” said(...)

Photograph via Belturbet Fire Station Facebook page

A fire has destroyed a restaurant in Butlersbridge, Co Cavan. Fire crews from Belturbet and Killashandra worked late into the night on Saturday to br(...)