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DERRY: Illuminating local legends


In the city of Londonderry, Derry City and Strabane District Council will illuminate The GuildHall clock face in pink and orange, the universal colours of the Divine Feminine.

The Tower Museum will illuminate with three legendary local women between 4-7pm, from 5-8th January:

1) Marlene Jefferson 1934-2015 First Lady Mayor of the city

2)Bridget Bond 1925-1990 well known leader of the civil rights movement and Lifelong Housing Campaigner.

3) Mabel Colhoun 1905-1992 Archaeologist, teacher and naturalist. She was a pioneering woman who dedicated over 50 years of her life excavating artefacts from Innishowen.