1 Aug 2014 08:30 • Rodney Edwards
AS the Parades Commission deliberated how to handle this Sunday’s Sinn Fein hunger strike parade in Derrylin yesterday, the two leaders of unionism and nationalism locked horns.
31 Jul 2014 20:30
Two days of intense judging and comprehensive displays of the latest agricultural machinery and household equipment and services await the thousands of people who will visit the Lackaboy showgrounds of Fermanagh Farming Society and the adjoining Ulster Farmers’ Mart next week for the Fermanagh County Show.
31 Jul 2014 20:00
Fermanagh Premier side clinched the county's first win at this year's Milk Cup as they secured their place their place in tomorrow's Shield final with a deserved 2-1 victory over Australian outfit Gold Coast Academy this evening.
31 Jul 2014 19:00 • Rodney Edwards
FORMER Fermanagh-south Tyrone MP Owen Carron was the guest speaker at a Sinn Fein hunger strike lecture last week in which he reflected on the life of Bobby Sands.
31 Jul 2014 18:30
A funding package which was available to farmers in Fermanagh and Tyrone to fit security devices to their tractors and machinery, is now to be extended across Northern Ireland.
31 Jul 2014 18:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
Fracking company Tamboran has taken out a High Court injunction, which warns that a prison sentence, fine or seizure of assets could be on the cards for anyone who enters the Belcoo drill site; interferes with or prevents Tamboran from carrying out exploratory drilling; or obstructs access to or exit from the site.
31 Jul 2014 17:00 • Rodney Edwards
FORMER chairman of Fermanagh District Council, Alex Baird has clocked up the largest payment in salary and expenses among local councillors in the last year.
31 Jul 2014 16:30 • Rodney Edwards
Ulster Unionist MLA Tom Elliott has responded to comments by Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams who told today's Impartial Reporter that “republicans have no wish to hurt others” as his party prepares to hold a hunger strike parade in Derrylin on Sunday.
31 Jul 2014 16:30
A current MSc student on the communication course offered at Loughry Campus through Queen’s University, has been looking back at her placement with a local tourism provider near Fivemiletown.
31 Jul 2014 16:20 • Editorial Department
THE secretary of state for Northern Ireland believes fracking will not “do unnecessary damage” to the environment, stating that it has the potential “to keep energy bills as low as possible”.
31 Jul 2014 16:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
ERNE West Councillors came under pressure to take action against fracking when around 200 residents from Belcoo, Letterbreen and Mullaghdun met in Letterbreen Church of Ireland Hall on Tuesday night.
31 Jul 2014 15:00 • Julie Kenwell
AGAINST the odds Bellanaleck boy, Alfie Keys’ happy ending is in sight.
31 Jul 2014 14:00 • Rodney Edwards
“I don’t have an emotional antipathy towards fracking,” says business consultant Peter Quinn.
31 Jul 2014 13:40
Fermanagh were narrowly beaten in the Dale Farm Milk Cup Medallion semi-final, going down 1-0 to Armagh at The Warren, Portstewart this lunchtime.
31 Jul 2014 13:00 • Rodney Edwards
FATHER Brian D’Arcy, who has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, says he doesn’t fear death.
31 Jul 2014 12:46 • Rodney Edwards
THE Parades Commission has placed certain conditions on a Sinn Fein hunger strike parade due to take place in Derrylin on Sunday.
31 Jul 2014 11:00
Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has agreed to adopt an anti-fracking stance.
31 Jul 2014 09:30 • Editorial Department
The death has taken place at his home in Lincoln, England, of Paul McCauley, a native of Enniskillen. A member of a well-known Fermanagh family, news of his unexpected passing in March this year, at the age of 61 years, has been received with sadness in his home county, where he is fondly remembered.
31 Jul 2014 09:30
Dear Madam, - Perhaps now that the drilling has started people will realise that the unthinkable could happen, if we don’t take a stand. We need to safeguard the future environment for our children and the generations to come. It is really sad that our own Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Investment’s recent comment was “let’s find out what’s down there”.
31 Jul 2014 09:30
With the group games completed, the Milk Cup continues to today for the two Fermanagh teams.