John Hume’s Derry | Europa

Documentary report to mark the first anniversary of the Civil Rights confrontation in Derry on 5th October, 1968. The Civil Rights leader, John Hume, presents his view of Derry. Personal view of the city of Derry from one of its key inhabitants, the politician, John Hume. Explores how the history of Derry has parallels with the history of Northern Ireland itself.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 34'10''
  • Broadcast year: 1969
Curriculum Connection
  • History | The Irish Troubles

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Europa
  • Episode: John Hume's Derry