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Duke Street Derry Civil Rights march 50th anniversary [Photos]

Eamonn McCann addresses the crowd during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Eamonn McCann addresses the crowd during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Eamonn McCann addresses the crowd during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Eamonn McCann addresses the crowd during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Irish President Michael D Higgins delivers keynote address during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Irish President Michael D Higgins delivers keynote address during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Irish President Michael D Higgins delivers keynote address during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Colm Eastwood as the Irish President Michael D Higgins delivers keynote address during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Irish President Michael D Higgins delivers keynote address during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
General view of the Guildhall and Peace Bridge as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Bernie Smyth as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Bernie Smyth as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Michelle O'Neill as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Mary Lou McDonald as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Mary Lou McDonald as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Maria Cahill watches on as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Maria Cahill watches on as A march commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry leaves Duke Street for Shipquay street on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
The Civil Rights March marking the 1968 march crosses the Craigavon Bridge following the route the original marchers hoped to make before being stopped in Duke Street fifty years ago. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
The Civil Rights March marking the 1968 march passes the point in Duke Street in Derry's Waterside where it was stopped fifty years ago. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
An anti-brexit float during saturdays Civil Rights March in Derry. Piucture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
The Civil Rights March marking the 1968 march crosses the Craigavon Bridge following the route the original marchers hoped to make before being stopped fifty years ago. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
The Civil Rights March marking the 1968 march crosses the Craigavon Bridge following the route the original marchers hoped to make before being stopped fifty years ago. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
The Civil Rights March marking the 1968 march makes its way along Duke Street in Derry's Waterside where it was stopped fifty years ago. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
The Civil Rights March marking the 1968 march pauses a the top of Duke Street close to the point in Derry's Waterside where the original march was stopped fifty years ago. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
The Civil Rights March marking the 1968 march makes its way along Duke Street in Derry's Waterside where it was stopped fifty years ago. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. 06.10.18
Eamonn McCann addresses the crowd during the Civil Rights Festival commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights rally in Londonderry on October 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

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