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Press Releases


Press Release Title Date
Clipper Race Kitchens hailed a sizzling success 18-07-16
Derry waves off the Clipper Race fleet after another festival success 17-07-16
Clipper Race yachts enjoy being Adopted by local businesses 15-07-16
Heritage and cultural celebration at Clipper Race prizegiving event 14-07-16
City gears up for major festival finale this weekend 14-07-16
Public urged to give Legenderry welcome at team prizegiving event 13-07-16
Be part of the ‘Parade of Sail’ Festival Farewell 13-07-16
Culinary countdown begins for Clipper Race Kitchens 12-07-16
Mayor welcomes DLD Clipper Race crew to the Guildhall 11-07-16
The Riptide Movement to rock Maritime Festival 11-07-16
Public urged to heed traffic advice during Foyle Maritime Festival 11-07-16
Foyle Maritime festival gets the thumbs up from business and tourism chiefs 08-07-16
Heritage and Education to the fore at the Foyle Maritime Festival 07-07-16
Crowds throng Derry’s quayside to welcome Clipper Race fleet 06-07-16
Make a splash at the Foyle Maritime Festival 05-07-16
Clipper Race bursary winners gear up for homecoming celebrations 05-07-16
Cathy Davey can’t wait to soak up Foyle Maritime Festival atmosphere 04-07-16
City set for purple reign at Clipper Race LegenDerry Prizegiving 01-07-16
Clipper Race fleet break records to get to Derry early! 30-06-16
Magical river based performance to end Foyle Maritime Festival 29-06-16
Celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli for Clipper Race Kitchens 27-06-16
Council pushes the boat out with Maritime music programme 24-06-16
Clipper Race Kitchens to whip up a food fest at Foyle Maritime Festival 23-06-16
Council US Clipper Race trip puts Derry~Londonderry on the map 21-06-16
Why not Float your Boat during Foyle Maritime Festival? 15-06-16
Talks series to reveal Derry’s nautical secrets 14-06-16
Danny to set sail on Clipper Race trans-Atlantic adventure 14-06-16
Riptide Movement to create waves during Foyle Maritime Festival 14-06-16
Mayor to welcome Clipper Race crew to New York 13-06-16
Call for musicians, artists and performers! 09-06-16
The Best Festivals & Fairs in Northern Ireland this Summer 13-05-16
Jilly’s Clipper Race challenge is scary but amazing! 18-04-16
100 Days till Derry-Londonderry 31-03-16

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Media enquiries relating to the Foyle Maritime Festival should be directed to the Press Office at Derry City and Strabane District Council at 028 7137 6504

Or email the following press contacts:

Adele McCourt -
Joanne McCarroll –

For information about the Clipper Race 15/16 including the arrival and departure times of the Clipper yachts, as well as setting up interviews with the Clipper Race crew members please contact the Press team at Clipper Ventures.

Jonathan Levy, Clipper Race Ventures communications director.
Tel.  07813948385

Claire Glancy Clipper Ventures Press Officer. 
Tel. 07792408695

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