Derry

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Location of Derry City Council area in Northern Ireland
Derry, also known as Londonderry, is a city and former county borough in Northern Ireland, within County Londonderry, situated on the River Foyle. From 1 April 2015 it became part of the new district of Derry and Strabane.

LGBT history

The singer Jimmy McShane and the journalist Nell McCafferty were born in Derry.

Foyle Pride is has been held in the city since 1993.[1]

There has been a Foyle 'Queer' History Project.[2]

AffirmNI is a trans support group based in Derry.

References

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  1. http://foylepridefestival.com/
  2. http://www.rainbow-project.org/links. Rainbow Project Links page. Accessed: 2013-11-10. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/6L1tellh9) The quoted website at www.fqhp.org is no longer available.