From Gmünd to Derry – flag of the European Walled Towns

Mayor of Derry, Councillor Martin Reilly, photographed at Magazine Gate on Tuesday 15th October, unfurling the flag of the association of  European Walled Towns, who are coming to Derry next week for their AGM and to attend the Historic Towns - Walled Towns Symposium. Included, are Marie Lynch, Symposium  Co-ordinator, Eamonn Deane, Director, Holywell Trust, Tony Monaghan Economic Development Officer, DCC, Alastair Ross, Project Officer, DCC. ©Lorcan Doherty

Today Cllr Martin Reilly, Mayor of Derry, helped unfurl the flag of the  European Walled Towns, as part of the preparations for next week’s Historic Towns- Walled Towns Symposium.  Included in the photograph with Mayor Reilly in front of Derry’s  Walls at Magazine Gate are Marie Lynch, Symposium Co-ordinator, Eamonn Deane, Director, Holywell Trust, Tony Monaghan Economic Development Officer, DCC, Alastair Ross, Project Officer, DCC. Photo ©Lorcan Doherty. Last year’s symposium was held in the  walled town of Gmünd in Austria, where  Derry City Council successfully bid for the opportunity to host the 2013 event. Information on the symposium and how to register here.

Derry City Council receives the EWT flag from Künstlerstadt Gmünd

Derry City Council receives the EWT flag from Künstlerstadt Gmünd

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