Gardai have confirmed that a fire which destroyed an Orange Hall in Newtowncunningham was started deliberately.
The fire was first spotted at 7am on Sunday morning.
The roof of the building and much of its contents was completely destroyed in the blaze.
The hall had only been completely refurbished last year and was used up until last friday when a party party had taken place in te building which is located on the village's Main Street.
There was a previous arson attack on the hall in 2010.
Gardai have now appealed to locals who may...