Derry After Night of Rioting

EXHIBITION : NORTHERN IRELAND 1969

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Police and protesters are still on the streets in the Bogside area after a night of rioting in Derry.

  • Title
    Derry Riots
  • 1st Broadcast
    20/04/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:02:18
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Derry After Night of Rioting
  • Extended description

    Police and protesters are still on the streets in the Bogside area after a night of rioting in Derry.

    One woman talks about her distrust for the RUC and her fear that they will bomb her home while she is out. She also warns the cameraman to watch his camera. Crowds, many of whom are children, are shown marching, singing civil rights songs such as "We shall not be moved" and "We shall overcome" and shouting "Up the Rebels".

    Note parts of this report are mute. 

  • Information

    A RTÉ News clip featuring crowds in Derry following a night of rioting in the city broadcast on 20 April 1969.

    This clip is partially mute.
     

  • Local keywords
    Northern Ireland 1969, Growing Tension, Riots, Derry, Londonderry, Bogside, RUC, Northern Ireland, 1969
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland, Derry
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    N1868/0069A
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Black and White
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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