Zoe is a recent recruit to the Fermanagh Herald team but is a highly experienced journalist, in tune with the local community.
Zoe lives in Fermanagh with her husband and five children. Through family life and living locally Zoe is involved in the community and thinks as a local. As a reporter, Zoe wants to report on issues that matter to Fermanagh people, support local business and farming and promote arts and culture.
Ray Sanderson has been with the Fermanagh Herald for over 20 years and became editor in 2021.
Married to Siobhan, Ray has two grown up children Cora and Damhán.
When he’s not keeping an eye on sport, Ray can be found dining in many of the county’s fine eating establishments or enjoying the craic in Blakes of a weekend.
The People Behind the News campaign is designed to put you in touch with our team.
Trust is an important factor between any local newspaper and their readers and this campaign is designed to give you a better insight into the team who bring you the news. The Fermanagh Herald are committed to providing their readers with an up to date, regular and reliable reader experience.
Local news publishers are among the most trusted media in Ireland according to the 2021 Digital News Report by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and local journalists have never been more important in representing the communities in which they live, work and socialise.
Fermanagh Herald editor Ray Sanderson said ‘’The team at the Fermanagh Herald are pleased to bring the People Behind the News campaign to life. In my 20 years with the paper this is one of the most vibrant editorial teams I have worked with, each member is committed to covering the news, sport and events that matter to you.’’
‘’Whether you’re picking up a copy of the Fermanagh Herald in your local shop or accessing our digital edition we are committed to delivering you reliable, local news, written for you by local people who have the same concerns, interests and values as you the reader.’’
Find out more about our team in the Meet the Team section and trust us to tell your story.