Council pays tribute to Duke but no minute’s silence

TRIBUTE: ALL FIVE main political parties in Fermanagh and Omagh District Council paid tribute to Prince Philip following his death last week but, a request to hold a miniute’s silence in  his honour was refused by the Council Chairperson.

Chairwoman Councillor Diana Armstrong said while she understands the sentiments behind a minute’s silence it was something she “could not premit”. 

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