Sinn Fein rubbish claims they’re not pro-EU

SINN Fein have come under attack from an anti-Brexit lobby group on the week of the election, with the group saying it would not endorse the party’s candidates as being pro-EU.  Early this week “The Forty-Eight Percent Plus” group, which campaigns against Brexit, endorsed three Fermanagh South Tyrone candidates as being pro-EU – the SDLP’s […]

Craze taking Fermanagh by storm

BOTH the cancer fundraising firewalk in Belleek next week, as well as last year’s Walk for Dad, were organised by Firewalking Ireland, based in Strabane. Stephen Brown, who himself did his first firewalk eight years ago, before starting the company over three years ago, explained they bring the firewalk to the fundraising teams, such as […]

Public urged to report dead birds in flu scare

  ANYONE who comes across a dead bird in Fermanagh, particularly a dead swan or duck, is being urged to report their find as experts strive to control the spread of bird flu. So far there have been eight confirmed cases of avian influenza across Ireland in recent times. Two of these have been in […]

Gaming scam could have cost local couple hundreds

A FERMANAGH mother has issued a stark warning about online safety after her son’s iPad was hacked, costing the family hundreds of pounds and exposing the seven-year-old to online stranger-danger. The woman was speaking after her a game app her son plays, ‘Roblox’, was hacked, leading her and her husband to investigate the game more. […]

DREAM JOB: Gardener’s ideal retreat

STUDENTS, gardeners, or even those simply dreaming of escaping the rat race to live the good life, might be interested in a special new ‘job’ at one of Fermanagh’s grandest historic estates. In what some may see more as an educational retreat rather than a job, National Trust Fermanagh are looking for a long term […]