Historian Frankie recalls a lively Enniskillen town where there was plenty of banter.
‘Odd glass of wine’ secret to long life for Thomas(100)
ENNISKILLEN MAN Thomas McBrien celebrated his 100th birthday this week. A ‘True Enniskillener’ Thomas was born between the bridges in Water Street in 1920 and has lived in the island town all his life. Today (Wednesday) he celebrates a century with his family and friends in his home in Derrin Road, Cornagrade which has been […]
Shock at ‘dumping’ of dogs by roadside in Enniskillen
One found dead and two others seemingly abandoned
Man fined for building his own jetty on lough
The man built a jetty or decking area on the riverbank near Cornagrade in Enniskillen without obtaining planning permission.
Traffic disruption to last four months
MOTORISTS in Enniskillen will be hit with further disruption as another set of roadworks is about to begin in the town. The Cornagrade road from Johnstons Bridge to the Cherrymount Roundabout will have traffic control measures put in place resulting in a lane closure on the road which is set to last for four months. […]
Large stash of drugs found near Cornagrade playpark
FOR the second time in two months, drugs have been found in a public place in the Cornagrade area of Enniskillen. Police carried out a search of a nature reserve in the Cornagrade area of Enniskillen on Monday September 29th and seized a large quantity of suspected cannabis resin. The area, close to Devenish Partnership, […]
Shock over drugs find in playpark
THOSE responsible for leaving drugs at a park area used by children in the Cornagrade area have been branded as ‘reckless.’ Police carried out a planned search at a park area in the Loughview Drive area of Cornagrade, Enniskillen on Friday August 3rd and a quantity of suspected of Class A and Class C drugs […]
Police seize drugs and cash in Enniskillen raids
Anyone with any information is urged to contact the PSNI.
New life for building with dark history
The Workhouse on the site of the old Erne Hospital is to be transformed into a business enterprise and heritage hub.
Residents’ fears as parts of Cornagarde left ungritted
28% of the total road network, which carries around 80% of traffic, is salted.