Ulster decider to be all-Enniskillen affair

It will be an all-Enniskillen affair in this year’s X7s Ulster Schools’ Senior Girls Final. The final, which is to be held at Kingspan Stadium, Belfast, on March 22 will be contested by Enniskillen Royal Grammar School and Erne Integrated College. The two local sides earned their place in the final when they both went unbeaten in […]

Schoolgirl puts Minister on the spot over broadband

THE issue of poor broadband in Fermanagh and concerns about the impact of this on pupils learning from home has been raised by an Enniskillen pupil. Abigail Farrelly, a Year 11 pupil from Erne Integrated College took part in a “Question Time” style press conference with Minister For Education, Peter Weir on Monday last. Abigail […]

Parent warns of ‘accident waiting to happen’

  FRESH fears have been raised about the safety of students crossing the road at Cherrymount Roundabout on their way to Erne Integrated College in Enniskillen. The roundabout on the A32 Irvinestown Road is the busiest in the county, and is extremely dangerous for students who get off the bus in the area and have […]


    EDUCATION officials are being urged to put student safety first after two teenagers had a lucky escape in a road traffic accident at a notorious junction in Enniskillen.    The 14-year-old students were injured on their way to school when the accident occurred at the Cherrymount roundabout on the A32 Irvinestown Road at […]

Major school projects put on hold

DUE to department budget constraints work at three local post-primary schools due to start this financial year, are to be put on hold. Work at St Michael’s College, Mount Lourdes Grammar School and Erne Integrated College is to be shelved for this year at least due to ‘budget constraints’. At St Michael’s College a £1.35m […]