Fermanagh Family devastated by blue badge criticism

THERE was an outpouring of outrage on local social media at the weekend after a father and son were falsely accused of abusing their disability parking badge in Enniskillen. The family had displayed their blue badge, which belonged to the teenage son, while in a car park in Enniskillen. They were left shocked when they returned to their vehicle to a note stating […]

Fermanagh house prices set to rise steadily

IT’S expected that the price of houses in Fermanagh and the North will rise over the next four years for prospective first-time buyers. As a result of the political uncertainty in the UK and the potential cut to interest rates, the property market is fluctuating in the North. By 2028 though, financial experts expect a […]

Fermanagh music band collabs with Nathan Carter

A FERMANAGH band has said it was ‘pretty surreal’ to collaborate with Country music star Nathan Carter, pictured right, on the release of their much-anticipated new single. Fresh off the back of their sold-out and impressive gig at Pat’s Bar in Enniskillen, the family-based band from the Knocks has taken another major step in their […]

Noctilucent clouds spotted in Fermanagh!

FERMANAGH residents were left amazed last night (Tuesday) when the incredibly rare ‘Noctilucent clouds’ appeared high up in the sky. The Met Office which is the UK’s leading national weather and climate service reports that the natural beauty is incredibly rare.  “Noctilucent clouds are extremely rare collections of ice crystals, occasionally appearing in late clear […]

Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh remembered by George Beacom

TRIBUTES have been paid across Fermanagh to legendary and iconic GAA sports broadcaster Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh who passed away on Tuesday. Mr Ó Muircheartaigh passed away peacefully at the Mater Hospital in Dublin, aged 93. Over the years, the famous broadcaster formed a close friendship with George Beacom, manager of the Bawnacre Centre in Irvinestown. “The sad […]

Star Dunbar calls for ‘Line of Duty’ return

FERMANAGH actor Adrian Dunbar has said the cast of BBC police drama ‘Line of Duty’ ‘want it to come back’ as speculation mounts that a new seventh series could be on the way. Since the BBC thriller concluded in May 2021, fans of the police series have been calling for a new series of ‘Line […]

Ugandan children’s choir stops off in Fermanagh

A CHILDREN’s choir from Uganda recently made trip to Fermanagh to raise ‘awareness about third world poverty’ during her two stop-off tour of the county. Members of Abaana New Life Choir recently showcased their talents at Marble Arch Caves, before entertaining a large crowd at Church of Holy Trinity Archdale Centre in Lisnaskea. The New Life […]

Tributes paid to meticulous joiner Tom Keaveney

THE Enniskillen community has been left saddened following the death of much-loved resident Tom Keaveney who was known as a ‘master joiner’ in the local area. Mr Keaveney passed away peacefully on Monday, following a battle with illness. At his Requiem Mass at St Michael’s Parish Church in Enniskillen, celebrant Monsignor Peter O’Reilly recalled that Mr […]