Kesh family hotel goes up for sale for £245,000

A LANDMARK property is up for sale in Kesh.  Formerly a small family run hotel, the Lough Erne Hotel is up for sale with an asking price of around £245,000.   Now known as the Sizzling Stone Restaurant, the property has a restaurant and bar area with seating for 120 covers and a large kitchen with […]

Readers have their say… ‘Enniskillen needs a Primark’

‘Enniskillen needs a Primark’ is the overwhelming view of Fermanagh Herald readers on Facebook.  Recently, the Herald covered multiple stories about vacant buildings in Enniskillen town centre and  Primark was the top suggestion to revive the shopping scene. Currently, people from Fermanagh are travelling to Omagh, Derry or Sligo to visit the fashion giant, but […]

Electric shock: hefty 6% hike in bills

HOMES across the county have been hit with another mounting bill as the price of electricity is on the rise.  The three big electricity suppliers in the North have announced price increases which came into place yesterday, Tuesday, October 1st.  This is the third consecutive year householders have been hit by an increase.  Power NI […]

Muck Truck legend can be the next big thing in stand-up

“IT’S not hard to find inspiration living down here, every corner you turn there’s someone or something that will make you laugh.”  Comedian Mark McCarney is fast becoming a social media sensation, and Fermanagh has been getting a touch in his latest round of Facebook videos.  Speaking to the Herald, the stand up comedian from […]

Cuilcagh challenge after tragic death of young dad

A GROUP of young people are fundraising for two mental health charities in memory of their friend who died tragically a number of weeks ago..  Nineteen-year-old Ryan Breadon from Magheraveely Road, Newtownbutler died on August 31st 2019 at South West Acute Hospital.  Ryan had a son called Corey with his  partner Courtney Graydon, and was […]

Big boost for Belleek with lotto awards

BELLEEK is the big winner as seven community groups across the county have been awarded essential funding.  A total of £61,176 has been granted to seven different community groups by the National Lottery Awards.  The grants will be used for refurbishments, new equipment and to fund a family fun weekend.  Belleek GAA team Erne Gaels […]

Shopping property goes on market with £2m price tag

THE director of Houstons Department Store has insisted there is no threat to the business despite the store being up for sale for £2 million, making it one of the most expensive commercial properties to go on the market here in recent years. This retail property with three occupied outlets on High Street and Cross […]

New business units snapped up in town centre complex

LOCAL businesses have made a big move into a brand new modern business centre in Enniskillen town centre. Abbey House, better known locally as former tax office was left vacant when the Revenue Services and associated jobs were moved out of Enniskillen. The new facility has received a lot of interest and businesses are already […]