Sinister extortion campaign against windfarm workers


THE OWNERS of a windfarm development near Brookeborough believe the criminals trying to extort money through a vicious campaign of intimidation may be from the locality. They revealed that local people working on the project have received threats at their homes. Over the past month, the Teiges Hill Mountain windfarm has been vandalised and threats […]


Chairman reluctant to congratulate High Sheriff


FERMANAGH’S councillors have been querying what it is the High Sheriff of the county does after the Council chairman reluctantly agreed to write a letter of congratulations to the new holder of the post. The current High Sheriff of Fermanagh is Belleek Pottery boss, John Maguire, who took over from former High Sheriff Selwyn Johnston […]


Drink driver urinated at forecourt while filling up car


A BELLEEK man who urinated in a garage forecourt as he filled up his car while drink driving has been banned from driving for one year. George McAndrews (50) of Blackrock Park in Belleek appeared before Enniskillen Magistrates Court on Monday to face two charges of driving with excess alcohol and indecent behaviour in a […]