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Clipper Round the World 2011-2012

Clipper Round the World 2011-2012

Between the 29th June and the 8th July Derry hosted the 10 yachts and their crews of the Clipper round the World 2011-2012 race after having sailed almost around the whole world, spending 11 months and 40.000 miles on the waters of the different oceans...

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Irish Evening in Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin

Irish Evening in Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin

On 23rd June 2012 Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin was the venue of “Tír na nÓg Experience”, a magnificent night full of Irish music, dancing and delicious food. The hosts promised “a show that will appeal to everyone – tourist or native” featuring a variety of...

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HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR 2012

HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR 2012

Chinese New Year is the longest and most important celebration in the Chinese Calender. The Chinese year 4710 begins on Jan. 23, 2012. Chinese months are reckoned by the lunar calendar, with each month beginning on the darkest day. New Year festivities...

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Derry's Christmas Lights!

Derry's Christmas Lights!

The city’s festive celebrations will kick off next Wednesday, 16 November, with the official Switch On of the city’s Christmas Lights. The main man himself, Santa will be there to do the honours with a little help from Shrek and stars from the Panto “Cinderella”....

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ST COLUMBA’S DAY – 9 June

ST COLUMBA’S DAY – 9 June

Yesterday, a street pageant based on the life of their patron St Columba came to Derry's Guildhall square to mark the 30th anniversary of Columba Community of Prayer and Reconciliation. The Community have joined forces with the Playhouse Theatre and the...

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