IN PICTURES: 13 photos from launch of Hallowe'en Carnival 2018 in Londonderry

Londonderry's world famous Hallowe'en Carnival was officially launched by Mayor Councillor John Boyle on the city's ancient walls on Thursday evening.

Friday, 17th August 2018, 1:39 pm
Updated Sunday, 2nd September 2018, 10:08 pm
Karen Healy, Mairead Parke and Sinead Carlinthe who were among the hundreds of witches who descended on the Walls of Londonderry on Thursday evening. (Photo: Martin McKeown/

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