Former Deputy First Minister, Seamus Mallon dies

first_img News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA AudioHomepage BannerNews Twitter Google+ Facebook The former Deputy Leader of the SDLP and Former Deputy First Minister in the North, Seamus Mallon, has died at the age of 83.He was involved in the civil rights movement in the 1960s and was a key figure in the negotiations of the Good Friday Agreement in 1998.The County Armagh native, whose mother was from Donegal, was a staunch opponent of the use of violence throughout the troubles.Former SDLP Leader Mark Durkan’s paid tribute to the his former party colleague:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/durkan7pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Facebook WhatsApp Google+center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Previous articleCE Supervisors back industrial actionNext articleDonegal v Mayo LIVE on Highland News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest By News Highland – January 24, 2020 Former Deputy First Minister, Seamus Mallon dies Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic DL Debate – 24/05/21 FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 last_img read more