Patients face three-hour journey to pain relief clinic

PEOPLE in Fermanagh who require pain management or a chronic pain service are being forced to travel to Omagh or Derry to be seen by a consultant. A Freedom of Information (FOI) request carried out by Enniskillen woman Helen Hamill explains that the Western Trust is currently not providing a chronic pain service at South […]

Elderly lose out on medical care due to poor transport

OLDER people in Fermanagh are missing vital health appointments as they don’t have proper transport to take them there, it has been revealed. The Pensioners Parliament recently raised the issue of hospital transport, publishing a report that showed one-in-seven older people were missing medical appointments, and almost half of those surveyed had had difficulties travelling […]

Student cleared of causing tragic death of toddler

AN ARCHITECTURE student, accused of causing the death of a Fermanagh toddler in a Belleek road crash almost three years ago has been cleared in court. University of Ulster student John Michael Fahy (25), of Groagagh Grange, Sligo was cleared of causing the death of 19 month old Ryan John Cox and injuring his mother […]