World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), 21 March, is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012.

The First Ever Peace Pitch in Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland was twinned with Flanders Peace Field, site of the 1914 First World War, Christmas truces, Mesen, Belgium. The Foyle Down Syndrome Trust (FDST) joined the Children’s Football Alliance’s, FOOTBALL MAKES OUR SHARED HISTORY Project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. To read more about the event CLICK HERE.