Funeral of former Bishop of Derry, Dr Edward Daly gets underway

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The funeral of the former Bishop of Derry, Dr Edward Daly is getting underway around now.

Dr Daly was featured in the iconic photo from the Bogside in 1972 as he ran to help victims of the Bloody Sunday shootings - waving a blood stained handkerchief.

President Michael D Higgins will join the hundreds of mourners who have congregated for this afternoon's service.