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Bobby Storey funeral a kick in teeth, says woman forced to miss mum's burial

A woman who could not see her mother buried due to Covid-19 restrictions has told how she was reduced to tears after watching crowds at the funeral of Bobby Storey.

Brenda Doherty spoke out after a row erupted over the presence of senior Sinn Fein figures, including Deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill, at the service, which was attended by several thousand people.

Health Minister Robin Swann warned that breaches of coronavirus rules such as those seen in west Belfast could plunge Northern Ireland into a Leicester-style regional lockdown.