Pedestrian crossing at scene of road tragedy rejected

FOLLOWING the tragic death recently of a woman in a road accident in Irvinestown, a request for a pedestrian crossing to be installed as a matter of urgency has been turned down by the roads agency. The council recently requested a puffin crossing on the Brownhill Link Road in Irvinestown following the death of 54-year-old […]

Rural areas missing out on Enniskillen’s property boom

CONCERNS have been raised that rural areas will be left behind in terms of housing with the news that over 500 houses are planned for Enniskillen.  While the news of numerous new residential development planned for Enniskillen has been welcomed by many people, there are fears that rural villages throughout the county may loss out […]

Kevin Lunney

Suspect in Lunney attack dies during house search

It has been reported that the main suspect in the investigation into the abduction of Kevin Lunney has died. The man, who was in his 50s, took ill when Derbyshire police searched his home in the UK this morning. Officers from the PSNI are currently undertaking five searches in Derrylin, while police in Derbyshire are […]

Business owners urged to have their say on rates

BUSINESS ratepayers within the Council area are being encouraged to have their say and share their ideas on improving the business rating system.  Each year business rates generate over £655m across the North. The consultation is looking at how this amount might be raised without placing an unacceptable burden on business ratepayers. It is seeking […]