The Derry Women exhibition has formally opened on the Tower Museum

By Katy Thornton

Within the phrases of Orla McCool, that is going to be so cracker.

It has been over a yr since Derry Women wrapped for good after three magnificent seasons, and whereas we’re glad it went out on a excessive, it doesn’t suggest we do not nonetheless miss the five-some on our screens, to not point out the likes of Granda Joe, Sister Michael, and Auntie Sarah.

Which is why we’re so buzzing to be taught that The Derry Women Exhibition, which has been within the works for about six months now, had its grand opening on the Tower Museum this week.

Jamie Lee O’Donnell, who performed Michelle within the hit collection, attended the grand opening of the exhibition, which has a spread of Derry Women memorabilia and props, equivalent to Erin’s Diary, their Spice Women outfits, in addition to full units, together with Erin’s bed room and Sister Michael’s workplace.

You’ll be able to even get your palms on a Derry Women board-game, which looks like a must-purchase to me. Give 30 Seconds or Playing cards In opposition to Humanity a break for what’s sure to be one other iconic sport.

The Derry Women exhibition is open each day from 9am to five:30pm, with final admission at 4:30pm. Tickets value £4 per grownup, £2 per youngster (between ages 5 and 17) and £2.40 per senior or pupil.