Charity golf open launched in memory of late Nick

TWO local families in Derrylin are set to hold a golf open and gala dinner in aid of Brain Tumour Research UK on Saturday. In October 2020, the late Nick McCabe from Derrylin passed away after an 18-moth battle with the rare Glioblastoma Multiforme 4. The McCabe and Lynam families, who were close relatives and friends […]

Legal victory for terminally ill Derrylin woman 

A SOCIAL Security (Terminal Illness) Bill which was recently passed will improve the support that is provided to those who are terminally ill here in Fermanagh, by extending the current six-month criteria to 12 months. The ‘Herald previously reported that the Law Centre NI had brought a case forward on behalf of Derrylin woman, Lorraine […]

Teresa ‘helped many people in times of need’

FOR the third time in as many years, Derrylin’s well known and highly respected Gilleece family has suffered a most grievous loss, with the death of mother and grandmother, Teresa. Her passing, which occurred rather unexpectedly, after a brief period of declining health, comes after that of her husband of over fifty years, Sean, in June […]