‘Neighbourly help’ across the county is commended

THE Fermanagh community has been ‘commended’ for its response in  supporting the vulnerable and isolated during the Covid-19 pandemic. Fermanagh is one of 16 communities across the UK which featured in a report from the Carnegie UK Trust. The report examines how organisations and communities adapted to meet the changing needs of the people around them during […]

More struggling with loneliness during lockdown

MANY in Fermanagh are struggling to cope with the loneliness of the lockdown. While rural isolation has been a perennial problem in the county, since the Covid-19 crisis began even those living in towns or who have never felt isolated before are now feeling cut off. The levels of local loneliness have been clear with […]