Valley get ready for All Ireland league

Stephen Bothwell says he’s expecting a ‘high standard’ of rugby when Clogher Valley takes on Ballina in the club’s first ever All-Ireland League game this weekend. Valley travel to Heffernan Park in Ballina for the match and the coach says there’s good excitement in the camp. “Really from the end of last season, we’ve been […]

Sports Personality Award goes to ERBC ‘Golden Girls’

From the banks of the Erne to the famous Dorney Lake in Buckinghamshire, nothing was beyond the Enniskillen Royal Boat Club Junior 14 girls who delivered gold in the octuple class back in May. The crew of Natalie Turner, Isabella Wright, Abbey McCarthy Magwood, Darcy Balfour, Grace Collins, Emily Black, Tori Davis, Caitlin Kelly and […]

‘Changes’ needed to healthcare claims former GAA star

A FORMER Fermanagh inter-county footballer has said that ‘structural changes’ need to be made to the health service after his four-year-old daughter endured a ‘distressing’ wait for emergency medical care at the South West Acute Hospital in Enniskillen.  Last night (Tuesday), Ryan McCluskey, took to Twitter (see below) to share his story on his child’s […]

Murphy dedicates ‘double gold’ to his late father

Enniskillen rower Gerry Murphy repeated his 2018 feat winning a double gold at the European Masters in Munich, Germany at the weekend and dedicated the win to his late father, Gerry, who passed away in February. 63-year-old Murphy rowed in the over 55s on Friday in challenging conditions but raced the 1,000m race in 3 […]


THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED. Our winners are: Kathleen Coulter, Tempo Catriona Collins, Enniskillen Jonathan Hicks, Kesh Kevin Corrigan, Maguiresbridge We will be in touch with you on the contact information you provided at entry to arrange your prizes. Thanks to all who entered, don’t forget to pick up this week’s paper for a full […]


Crews perform well ahead of July’s Irish Championships

Enniskillen took a strong team to Athlone to compete in the last major rowing event before the Irish Rowing Championships in Cork in July. With over 70 races on the straight course with no lanes, similar to the Inniscara course where the Championships will be held, it was good preparation for the 77 Enniskillen crews entered. The day got […]

Noble and Jennings in the top ten mix at Donegal Rally

After three days of action, during which competitors had to tackle the demanding Donegal International Rally stages in blazing sunshine and torrential rain, it was Callum Devine and Noel O’Sullivan who stood atop of the podium. Many time British champion, Welshman, Matt Edwards and David Moynihan clinched second, while Sam Moffett and Keith Moriarty put […]