Galwegians pay tribute to architect of peace John Hume

galway daily Book of Condolences opened for John Hume

Tributes have flooded in from across the world for former SDLP leader and Nobel laureate John Hume, who has died at the age of 83.

Born in Co Derry in 1937, Hume was regarded as one of the key architects of the peace process. In 1998, he won the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end violence in the North.