Sara Canning

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Journalist and author Lyra McKee was shot dead  during riots in the Creggan area of Derry. Photogrpah: Jess Lowe

Bells will ring out in the Creggan in Derry on Saturday to mark the first anniversary of the murder of 29-year-old Belfast journalist Lyra McKee. Ms (...)

Robyn Peoples (L) and Sharni Edwards kiss after they became Northern Ireland’s first legally married same-sex couple, in Carrickfergus. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

“We are living the dream,” said Sharni Edwards after she and her partner, Robyn Peoples made history by becoming the first same sex couple to be marri(...)

Sara Canning with her partner Lyra McKee: ‘Lyra made my politics less black and white. She was unique in Northern Ireland’

Robyn Peoples and Sharni Edwards are the first couple to enter into a same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. To mark the occasion, those involved(...)

 Lyra McKee:  was shot dead  during riots in the Creggan area of Derry in April. PSNI/AFP/Getty Images

Less than 24 hours after the murder of the woman she planned to marry, Sara Canning found herself on a platform in the middle of Derry’s Creggan esta(...)

A spokesman for the New IRA, the organisation responsible for the murder in Derry earlier this year of the 29-year-old journalist, Lyra McKee, speaking on Channel 4 News. Photograph: Channel 4 News

The New IRA has said that it would consider attacking any Border infrastructure installed as a result of Brexit, and those manning such infrastructure(...)

Alan McBride with his wife, Sharon, and their daughter Zoe. Photograph:  Courtesy of Alan McBride

Pat and Geraldine Finucane met when they were both students at Trinity College Dublin. “I think he spotted me before I spotted him,” says Geraldine, (...)

Friends of murdered journalist Lyra McKee begin a three-day peace walk from Belfast to Derry. Photograph: Rebecca Black/PA Wire

Friends of Lyra McKee have started a three-day peace walk from Belfast to Derry, almost six weeks after the journalist was murdered while watching cla(...)

Sara Canning (front centre left), partner of murdered journalist Lyra McKee, marching with protesters through Belfast city centre demanding same sex marriage in Northern Ireland. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

A few thousand people have protested in Belfast city centre to demand the North’s LGBT community have the same-sex civil marriage provision available (...)

 Sara Canning, partner of Lyra McKee speaks at a rally for the murdered journalist on  April 19th, in  Derry. File photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

The partner of murdered journalist Lyra McKee has called for the British government to legislate for same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. Sara Can(...)

Lyra McKee who was shot dead in Derry. Photograph: Jess Lowe/EPA

The partner of murdered journalist Lyra McKee has compared the dissident republicans behind her death to paedophiles. Sara Canning said the young peo(...)

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