‘Fianna Fail can make a go of it in Fermanagh’

FIANNA Fail could make a go of it in Fermanagh, but not in time for the next council elections. That’s the view of former SDLP party councillor John O’Kane, who was responding to recent reports the southern party were in negotiations to join forces with the SDLP to contest the upcoming council elections. “That has […]

So, is Fermanagh a ‘rip off’?

IT’S not just fuel Fermanagh consumers are paying through the nose for, it’s many other day-to-day items too, according to Herald readers. Following the revelation in last week’s Herald that the cost of filling up our cars was significantly more expensive here in Fermanagh than just up the road in Omagh, readers have got in […]

Charlie the rover returns to the Street!

WEATHERFIELD is getting set for the return of the legend that is Jim McDonald, but this time around there will be a lot less drinking for Enniskillen actor Charlie Lawson. Mr Lawson reprises the iconic soap role this week when his Coronation Street character is released from prison, complete with a shocking twist that will […]

Aged 100, modern man James still doing the dishes

IT’S been a busy 100 years but there’s a man in Lisnaskea who could tell you all about the past century, because he’s lived it. Yesterday, September 4th, James Lynch celebrated his 100th birthday, surrounded by his large family. This included his loyal and loving wife Maureen, a young 90-year-old compared to her husband, most […]

Fears theatre could be sold off

THERE are fears the beautiful Ardhowen site could be sold off by the Council to a private developer and the theatre moved elsewhere, it has been revealed. The Herald has learned a small, unpublicised meeting was held between an officer of Fermanagh and Omagh District Council and frequent users of the theatre on August 22nd. […]