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City’s ‘greatest living poet’ honoured

THE words of South Belfast poet Pádraic Fiacc are to be immortalised in a bar named after his friend and colleague, the late writer John Hewitt.

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And in the blue corner – boxing queen Ma Copley

A LOCAL woman who held her own in the macho world of boxing is to be honoured with an Ulster History Circle plaque at her former South Belfast home.

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Sorrow and pride as local Fians are remembered

FRIENDS, family and former members of Na Fianna Éireann gathered in the Lower Falls for the unveiling of a plaque dedicated to the memory of teenage volunteers Rose Curry and Gerard O’Hare, who died in a premature explosion in the lower Falls in September 1971.

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