Funeral of Bishop Daly to take place in St Eugene’s Cathedral on Thursday

 

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The Funeral will take place former Bishop of Derry, Edward Daly on Thursday in St Eugene's Cathedral.

Dr Daly died aged 82 after a battle with cancer.

He featured in one of the most icononic pictures of Bloody Sunday when he waved a bloodied handkerchief as a group of men tried to carry mortally wounded teenager Jackie Duddy to safety.

Donegal Senator Padraig MacLochlainn says the funeral will be an opportunity for parishes in Derry, Donegal and Tyrone to pay their respects to a much loved man: