P322 Teletext 322 Dec10 20:52:03   PEACE FOR  CHRISTMAS ——————————————————————————————————————— Northern Ireland is looking forward to a peaceful Christmas, but old fears and suspicions remain. Kathleen Darcy, 72, is the mother of off-duty soldier Michael, shot dead by the IRA in June 1988. She doubts peace will last and is still bitter towards the republican movement and Sinn Fein. She said: "If I had a gun, I'd shoot (Martin) McGuinness tomorrow." ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Sinn Fein to stage seminar protests 315 WEATHER FOR YOUR REGION p183 Next page News poll Letters Papers
P322 Teletext 322 Dec10 20:53:05   PEACE FOR  CHRISTMAS ——————————————————————————————————————— Northern Ireland is looking forward to a peaceful Christmas, but old suspicions remain. Julie Doherty, 30, is the widow of Danny, an IRA man killed by the SAS in the grounds of a hospital 10 years ago. She does not trust the British but is prepared to give peace talks a chance. "Danny died because he was a soldier in a struggle. I don't want my children to have to fight as well," she said. ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Sinn Fein to stage seminar protests 315 WEATHER FOR YOUR REGION p183 Next page News poll Letters Papers
P322 Teletext 322 Dec10 20:51:02   PEACE FOb  CHRISTMAS ——————————————————————————————————————— Northern Ireland is looking forward to a peaceful Christmas, and remembering how the conflict devastated lives. Julie Doherty, whose husband Danny, an IRA man, was shot dead by the SAS, said: "It seemed there was no hope. "People were dying all the time. It was terrible and I thought it was all coming to a head. "If he (Danny) hadn't died, maybe we wouldn't have got to this stage. ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Sinn Fein to stage seminar protests 315 WEATHER FOR YOUR REGION p183 Next page News poll Letters Papers
P322 Teletext 322 Dec10 20:50:01   PEACE FOb  CHRISTMAS ——————————————————————————————————————— Northern Ireland is looking forward to a peaceful Christmas, and remembering how the conflict devastated lives. Kathleen Darcy, whose son, an off-duty soldier, was shot dead by the IRA, said: "Michael is buried in a graveyard outside Castlederg. There must be 12 or 13 out there. "I try to be nice to people, but I just feel as sore now as I did the day Michael was killed. The hurt is still there," she added. ——————————————————————————————————4/4—— Sinn Fein to stage seminar protests 315 WEATHER FOR YOUR REGION p183 Next page News poll Letters Papers