300 not out

Swanlinbar man Chris Curran played his 300th game for Cliftonville and the ‘Reds’ captain says he will finish his playing days at Solitude.   CHRIS Curran has had  quite a career. At only 15 years-old he was signed by Manchester Utd from Ballinamallard Utd and within two and a half years his life had come […]

Village surgery on the look-out for new doctor

THE SEARCH is on for a new doctor in village of Swanlinbar after the area’s resident GPs retired at the weekend.  A locum GP is to serve the people of Swanlinbar and surrounding areas for the immediate future after Dr Kevin Deering and Dr Jacqueline Ellis-Deering retired at the end of October. While no interviews […]

Weeks without water at the hottest time of the year

RESIDENTS of Swanlinbar have been unable to drink or wash using the tap water in their homes during the hottest weeks of the summer so far.  A ban has been in place for the best part of a month, with householders warned not to use their running water for drinking or bathing after dangerously high […]