Fermanagh ‘too far from Belfast’ for filmmakers

THE COST of travelling and staying in Fermanagh is putting potential film makers off coming here. That was the message delivered to local councillors in a letter from NI Screen, who said the price of an overnight and the area’s distance from Belfast were the main obstacles to securing more film shoots in the area. […]

McCaffreys are hitting the road for Macmillan Cancer Support

THIS Sunday, five members of the McCaffrey family from Enniskillen are set the Belfast City Marathon Team Relay in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Pat, Collette, Mark, Rachel and Laura McCaffrey. are running this marathon to raise money for the cancer charity, and at the time of going to press, they have raised a staggering […]

Enniskillen denied express bus service

FERMANAGH has been denied an express service to Belfast, with the Department of Infrastructure stating the county is already “adequately” served with public transport and there was no demand for a new service. To read more on this story see this week’s Fermanagh Herald. Can’t get to the shop to collect your copy? No problem! You […]

‘Live music is going to take a massive hit’

“PUBS and live music will never be the same again”, says Trillick musician John Garrity, whose career prior to lockdown had been growing from strength to strength. From performing live on the Nolan Show with music legends ‘Kodaline’ to headlining a sold-out show at Belfast’s Empire music hall – the last few months have came […]