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21 Aug 2014 15:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
The Lough Erne Resort is to be purchased by Chicago-based options trader Tony Saliba and his family, for a price in the region of £8 million.
21 Aug 2014 14:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
TRIBUTES were paid this week to UUP stalwart Sam Foster, 82, who died on Tuesday.
15 Aug 2014 20:01 • Meadhbh Monahan
It was a proud day for traditional Irish musician and music teacher Pat McCabe when he was presented with a Bardic Award at the Fleadh Cheoil in Sligo.
15 Aug 2014 19:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
ANTI-FRACKING protests are set to continue on a weekly basis, despite Monday's decision by Environment Minister Mark H. Durkan which will delay Tamboran's drill plans in Belcoo.
15 Aug 2014 16:30 • Meadhbh Monahan
Eight Fermanagh schools are operating with a budget deficit, annual area profiles show.
14 Aug 2014 17:01 • Meadhbh Monahan
Fermanagh and Omagh District Council must pay over half a million pounds to merge their existing ICT systems, thereby exerting “significant pressure” on the Shadow Council’s budget.
14 Aug 2014 14:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
A “major shortage” of evening and night time home helps in the Derrygonnelly area is the result of time restrictions and a lack of travel expenses, home helps believe.
11 Aug 2014 17:09 • Meadhbh Monahan
Australian exploration company Tamboran has voiced its concern over Environment Minister Mark H. Durkan's decision to halt its plans to drill an exploratory borehole at a quarry outside Belcoo.
11 Aug 2014 16:29 • Meadhbh Monahan
Environment Minister Mark H Durkan has rejected Tamboran’s proposals for exploratory drilling under permitted development rights.
7 Aug 2014 15:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
Fermanagh District Council is to demand the immediate expulsion of the Israeli Ambassador to Ireland and the recall the Irish Ambassador to Israel.
4 Aug 2014 09:21 • Meadhbh Monahan
Tamboran Resources has described the petrol bomb attack on the Letterbreen home of one of its security workers as "orchestrated and abhorrent".
3 Aug 2014 20:11 • Meadhbh Monahan
The Impartial Reporter understands that the Letterbreen home of the security provider at Tamboran's Belcoo drill site was attacked with a petrol bomb in the early hours of this morning (Sunday).
3 Aug 2014 11:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
Releasing doves off Devenish Island was a symbolic gesture by Fermanagh Womens’ Aid, who took the time to remember women in Fermanagh and across the world who “have suffered and died as a result of domestic or sexual violence”. The local Women’s Aid group recently took part in two days World Host training which was designed to “allow us to revisit why we do what we do and why there is such a high level of commitment throughout the board and the staff towards what we do”.
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 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.
30 Jul 2014 10:41 • Meadhbh Monahan
Around 200 angry, confused and frustrated residents from Belcoo, Letterbreen and Mullaghdun met in Letterbreen Church of Ireland Hall last night (Tuesday), calling for a halt to fracking in Fermanagh.
28 Jul 2014 09:28 • Meadhbh Monahan
Did anyone order a Beresy’s?”
26 Jul 2014 12:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
The grieving family of a little baby boy who died at just four days old have been doing their utmost to keep his memory alive by raising money for the Royal Victoria Hospital’s neonatal ward.
25 Jul 2014 15:30 • Meadhbh Monahan
A hobby that began over 50 years ago has stayed with Canon Laurence Dawson, who enjoys watching the changing of the seasons and appreciates nature as “God’s work of art”.
25 Jul 2014 08:30 • Meadhbh Monahan
“When reports appeared on Monday that exploratory drilling was finally going ahead in Belcoo part of me disappeared down that hole with the huge Australian drill bit,” says Enniskillen-born actor Ciaran McMenamin.