Meat plants could face closure over Covid outbreaks

FEARS are mounting that more meat plant shut downs could be on the horizon as the sector remains on high alert for potential Covid-19 outbreaks. It has been suggested that continuous testing of meat plant staff could be adopted by meat processors in a bid to limit further outbreaks. Concern for local workers has grown […]


2,000 local jobs at risk

AROUND 2,000 jobs could be lost in Fermanagh as a direct result of Brexit.  That was the stark reality laid bare in a report last week from the Department of the Economy which stated 40,000 jobs were at risk across the North if there is a no deal Brexit.  By that reckoning Fermanagh would lose […]

Jobs hope for workers laid off at Flynns

THE shock at the lay-off of some 40 employees of Flynns Foods in Roslea has been eased by news that a number of local firms are looking for staff, with one local firm in the meat trade looking for ten operatives.