Hundreds pay their respects to much loved community man

THE DEATH, as a result of a work accident took place on Friday morning last of 47-year old Damian McGovern, Derrygonnelly. He was married to Leanne and was the father of Gavin, Rian, Ronan and Niamh. He was a son of Irene and the late Sonny. A PSNI spokesman said police were called to an […]

‘Very fabric of life here under threat from emigration’

Parish priest Fr Jimmy McPhillips warns that the drift of young people away from rural Fermanagh is having serious consequences for communities here. “It’s only two years since I arrived into the parish of Botha, a parish that has 560 families on record. But, these families are older than the average family because many of […]

Club championship set for end of August

Fermanagh GAA have released the programme for the opening weekend of club championship. 2015 marks the return of the intermediate championship, with a particularly hard fought competition expected in this section.