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Bishop Edward Daly holds a portrait of Jackie Duddy was shot dead in the Bogside area of Derry on Bloody Sunday (AP)

The retired Bishop of Derry, who became a hero after administering last rites to victims on the streets and waving a blood-stained handkerchief, has died at the age of 82

Of course we must open ‘a new chapter’: but before we do, we must read and acknowledge the old one

Bishop Daly holds a portrait of Bloody Sunday victim Jackie Duddy. ‘I spent the last three minutes of his life with him,’ he says  (Niall Carson/PA)

Bishop Daly, a Bloody Sunday survivor, tells Rory Fitzgerald that Northern Ireland needs a truth and reconciliation commission