Dublin date for The Whistlin’ Donkeys

The Whistlin’ Donkeys has said that ‘excitement is building’ ahead of their sold-out show in Dublin on Sunday. The six-man band, who have risen to fame and become one of the top music groups on the island, is set to celebrate St Patrick’s Day with a sell-out show in Vicar Street. The Whistlin’ Donkeys have […]

The Whistlin’ Donkeys confirm Easter shows

Fresh off the back of a major tour of Australia, the Whistlin’ Donkeys have confirmed they’ve an action-packed schedule planned with shows in some of Ireland’s biggest venues. The six-man band is set to celebrate St Patrick’s Day in style with what’s expected to be a sold-out show in Vicar Street in Dublin. The Whistlin’ […]

Dromore parishioners save man after cardiac arrest

A MAN who was saved by fellow parishioners and a church while at Mass has been speaking of his experience to raise awareness of defibrillators and first aid training. Benny Gallagher, who had suffered a heart attack eight years prior, collapsed after entering St Davog’s Church on Christmas morning. Luckily, a vigilant paramedic noticed Benny’s distress, and acted […]

Ulster delight for Irvinestown musicians!

THREE traditional musicians from Irvinestown CCE achieved Ulster glory at the provincial Fleadh which was held in Dromore last weekend. Brothers Seán and Conor McAleer, sons of All-Ireland champion musician Brenda McCann, followed in their mothers footsteps by winning on the big stage, Seán came first place in the 12-15 Lilting competition and third in […]

Mistakes will be punished, warns Glynn

The last time Derrygonnelly stepped out against Tyrone opponents in the Ulster Club competition was back in 2019 and what an occasion that was. The Harps edged Trillick 6-5, in a dramatic penalty shootout in Brewster Park, after Conall Jones’ extra time equaliser forced the game to spot kicks. The Harps went on to play […]

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Euro Auctions bought by Canadian company who inspired brothers

  EURO AUCTIONS of Dromore has just sold for $1.1 billion (£790 m sterling). Founded by Derek Keys and his brothers in the County Tyrone village in 1998, Euro Auctions conducts unreserved auctions of industrial plant, construction equipment and agricultural machinery across the globe. The transaction has been approved by the Board of Directors of […]

Death of championship winning footballer

TRIBUTES have poured in as Trillick remembers Noel McQuaid, who has left a sporting legacy behind following his passing on Tuesday last. Noel, a native of Moorfield, Trillick, was a founding member of Tummery Athletic Football Club, and played for Trillick GAA during the 1970s. Posting a social media tribute to the former player a […]