‘Pure joy’ for hat-trick hero Tom

“Whenever you think about Croke Park, you think about scoring a point or scoring a goal or even just getting on” says Tom Keenan. Well, on Saturday evening the Kinawley man did more than all of that, he bagged a hat-trick and chipped in with two points, as he helped Fermanagh land the Lory Meagher […]

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Ladies ‘in a good place’ says captain Courteney

“YESTERDAY’S win by Leitrim over Clare gives us a lot of confidence, we were very unlucky to lose to Leitrim by a point, they won by four, so we’re looking forward to the challenge, we feel we’re in a good place”.   Fermanagh Ladies captain, Couretney Murphy, struck a highly positive note in voicing her […]

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Courteney raring to go again

Courteney Murphy will continue as Fermanagh ladies captain for the 2021 season. Murphy was captain last December when Fermanagh won the All Ireland Junior title against Wicklow, but the Kinawley woman was ruled out of that game through injury but delivered a passionate and memorable speech as she lifted the cup in Croke Park, on […]

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Inspirational Ruairi swaps the sidelines for frontline

Despite suffering from the neurological disorder, cerebral palsy , Ruairi McDermott is no stranger to the sideline of GAA pitches up and down the county. With sport on the back burner at the minute, the Kinawley man has swapped the sideline for the frontline, as he volunteers at the vaccination centre in Enniskillen.   Ruairi, […]

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Let the children play- Doherty

County football co-ordinator Shaun Doherty calls for bar on children’s outdoor sport to be reviewed   “It’s sad and I’ve got to the stage where it would break your heart seeing the kids not doing anything. There’s only so many parks and forest walks you can go on. They want that bit of social interaction […]

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‘I’d love to give Australia another crack…’

FERMANAGH GAA star Joanne Doonan made history back in September after becoming the first ever Irish-born player to sign for Aussie rules side Carlton Blues.  From there, the 25-year-old flew to Australia in October to pursue a semi-professional career in the AFL women’s league that would indefinitely see her change the mindset and opportunities of […]

Major new development at Kinawley GAA club

“WE believe this is an important place, because it’s our place”. Thus, Kinawley chairman, Donnacha O’Cathain, speaking at the ‘Cairde Brian Boru’ public launch, placed in context the south Fermanagh club’s major new venture, further expanding; “Cairde Brian Boru, the Friends of Brian Boru, are people who have a strong belief and a firm commitment […]