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Troubles linen memorial makes its way to Stormont

The Linen Wall was first displayed in Newry
Anne Hailes
MANY and varied have been the tributes and memorials to those who died or were injured as a result of The Troubles. Even to this day there’s controversy about the definition of ‘victim’ and who qualifies for financial help when left disabled and in distress. There is, however, one very visual memorial that remembers all those who lost their lives during 40 dreadful years and to date it has been seen throughout Northern Ireland. Nest Monday morning, June, during 22, the Day of Reflection, this touring installation – The Linen Memorial – comes to the Long Gallery[...]
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