Teachers assualted by primary children

TEACHERS in both primary schools and post-primary schools right across Fermanagh are being attacked by pupils, it has been revealed. Figures published by investigative website thedetail.tv last week showed there were well over 100 pupils suspended at schools of all levels here in the county during the 2016/17 academic year. The reasons given for these […]

Fresh appeal after pair are rescued from stranded boat

TWO people have been rescued after their boat ran aground after losing power on Upper Lough Erne last week. Carrybridge RNLI launched both it’s inshore lifeboat and the its rescue water craft (RWC) last Friday afternoon, May 25th, after the Belfast Coastguard alerted the station to a 30ft cruiser in need of assistance on the […]

Health funding boost on the way for south Fermanagh

HEALTH care across the county, but particularly in south Fermanagh, could soon see a much-needed boost in local health services thanks to a multi-million Euro cross-border project. Funding is to be provided for A&E services across the entire Western Trust area as part of the EU-funded €8.8 million Co-operation and Working Together (CAWT) Acute Services […]