Entrepreneur Emma owes business growth to Workhouse Hub

LETTERBREEN entrepreneur, Emma Weaver, says the Workhouse Business Hub in Enniskillen has been a boon for her business. Weaver was speaking at a business open day event at the hub where her company, Mental Wealth International, was one of the Workhouse’s first clients. The facilities offered by the hub – which offered the use of meeting […]

Enniskillen Workhouse re-opens after £2.3m revamp

THE OFFICIAL opening of the new-look Enniskillen Workhouse was seen as a hugely important moment for the community last week. The doors opened up following a £2.3million investment from the National Lottery to restore the building into a museum showcasing the history and works of the building over the years dating back from when it […]

£3.25m workhouse project will restore heritage hub

FUNDING: A CONTRACT has been awarded to QMAC Construction Ltd., for the construction and restoration of Enniskillen Workhouse Entrance Block, a historically significant B2 listed building. £2,343,000 was awarded by the National Lottery heritage Fund to Fermanagh and Omagh District Council in partnership with the South West College, to undertake the major capital project to […]


Bright future for historic building with dark past

PLANS for the pioneering redevelopment of the old Enniskillen Workhouse have been revealed. The Council is getting set to begin work on transforming the 19th century building into a heritage hub that will also include enterprise facilities. Recognising the historical importance of the workhouse and its significance in the town, the Council is held two […]