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Mike Kelly

BUNKER MAN

Derry man, Mike Kelly, built nuclear fallout shelters for the regime of Saddam Hussein in Iraq.

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Brian McCarthy

TUNNEL

A Derry man defends his actions in uncovering tunnels beneath the historic city centre.

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Sunny Day

TARRED AND FEATHERED

Bridget returns to the place where she was witness to a tarring and feathering in 1974.

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Richie Fearon

AGROUND

Richie Fearon speaks about the moment his yacht struck rocks in the middle of a round the world yacht race.

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Damian McGinty

PHOTOGRAPHER'S PARADISE

The winter's big freeze was a chance for photographers across the North West.

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Damian McGinty

CELTIC THUNDER - Damian McGinty

The youngest member of Celtic Thunder, Damian McGinty, sings live for Mark.

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Keith Harkin

CELTIC THUNDER - Keith Harkin

Surfer, guitarist, and member of Celtic Thunder, Keith Harkin chatted about his life, and music.

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Moon

MOONBOW

Charlie spotted a strange lightshow overhead as he was driving past Glenshane.

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Hospital interior

CHRISTMAS MESSAGE

Deirdre is spending Christmas in hospital because she has MS, and she offered a message of hope and love.

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Christmas tree lights

FEAR OF CHRISTMAS

Even flashing lights on a Christmas tree could set off a screaming fit. How autism affects a family Christmas.

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Is this a ghost?

APPARITION OR TRICK OF THE LIGHT?

A security guard took a picture of a strange nurse-like figure at the former Roe Valley Hospital.

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Lovers

A LOVE STORY

A New Zealander returns to her own ancestral home in Donemana to explore a family love story.

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Pumpkin

A GHOSTLY TALE

There is an unexpected visitor as Ken McCormack relates a spooky tale.

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St Columb's organist

DIANA'S ORGANIST

Martin Neary, who performed at Diana's funeral, explores the the organ at St Columb's.

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horses

FAIR FOR TRAVELLERS?

Is Derry unfair on travellers? Half of people in the city think so.

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Summer Day

SUMMER DAY

83-year-old Michael Duddy won a poetry slam competition - with his first public performance.

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Mona Lestrade with her husband, Jules.

MONA'S STORY

How do you rebuild your life after a hurricane destroys your home and your city?

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wasp

WASP HUNT

Mark Patterson went on the hunt for the source of thousands of wasps, in the garden of one young mother.

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Part of a perpetual motion device sketch by Leonardo da Vinci

RENAISSANCE MAN

Rosemount's "Renaissance man", Leon O'Doherty, speaks to Mark Patterson.

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Derry fans

PIZZA" HUTTON

Derry City star, Peter Hutton, looks back on a career in football.

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Sammy Devenny

ANNIVERSARY OF "FIRST DEATH"

Members of the family of Sammy Devenny look back forty years after his death.

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Dog

OFF THE LEAD

Should dogs be allowed to run free in public parks?

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Eamonn Johnston

MISSING YOU

How does a mother cope after the death of her son?

Jet skier

JET SKI BAN

Donegal County Council has banned jet skis from most of its main beaches.

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Sensory Garden

SENSORY DISPUTE

A "sensory garden" in Derry was closed - twice - after complaints about the noise.

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Mute Meadow - artist's impression

THE MUTE MEADOW

See the £800,000 plans for a new artwork for Derry's Waterside.

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Neolithic man

NEOLITHIC SITE

A local archaeologist calls for recognition for a site of "national importance".

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Paddy Doherty

PADDY BOGSIDE

Paddy Doherty, better known as Paddy "Bogside", has retired from the Inner City Trust.

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Boy with long hair - stock photo

HAIRY PROBLEM

Should schools allow boys to wear their hair the same length as girls?

 
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