Letters

23 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

SWAH should be praised

Dear Madam, - With so much criticism of the SWAH, I felt I needed to express my views of the SWAH after my recent unfortunate motorbike accident.

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23 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Delighted action being taken against selfish dog owners

Dear Madam, - Further to last week’s edition in relation to a fine for dog fouling, I am delighted to see that Fermanagh District Council is finally beginning to take action in respect of the selfish behaviour of some dog owners.

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23 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

No issue with legal requirement of charity registration

Dear Madam, - I refer to the letter of the Chief Executive of the Charity Commission published in last week’s issue of your newspaper.

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23 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

New bill will make sex working more dangerous

Dear Madam, - We, as sex workers are devastated to hear about the news that the purchase of sex will be criminalised in Northern Ireland under the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Further Provisions and Support for Victims) Bill.

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23 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

School meal that would not be out of place in a hotel

Dear Madam, - As I leave Enniskillen Integrated Primary School having been on a lunch date with my two children I felt compelled to put pen to paper.

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16 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Dylan appreciated help and prayers

Dear Madam, - In relation to your feature in last week’s edition, I wish to thank you for covering the story of Dylan Smith’s illness so well.

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16 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Derek should be treated with respect

DEAR MADAM - I was surprised to read your article on Derek Chambers. I worked with Derek at Florencecourt on the National Trust and always found him to be a helpful decent person and a good boss to work for. I am saddened to think that he is being treated like this after all the service he has given to Florencecourt over the years. I have always found him to be a good person and very helpful to us when we worked with him.

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16 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Charity registration

Dear Madam, - I would like to thank Mr Henderson of the Co. Fermanagh Section, Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, for his recent letter to your paper, and assure him that the Charity Commission does take on board all comments we receive when reviewing and updating our guidance, policies and processes.

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16 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Double standards

Dear Madam, - This has to be one of the most dastardly acts ever by the present establishment. A man is hounded because he has had the ingenuity to adapt an outbuilding on his farm into a bachelor pad for his own private use. Also to threaten that ‘they’ have not finished with him yet. Where, oh where, are our human rights?

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9 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

We need action this day on cancer drug inequality

Dear Madam, - The calculation and collation of statistics can indicate some very cruel consequences.

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9 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Honour to host victims at European Parliament

Dear Madam, - On September 25 it was an immense honour to host a group of over 20 innocent victims from the Ely Centre in Enniskillen at the European Parliament to share their experiences on the European stage.

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9 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Equitable access to cancer drugs not available

Dear Madam, - Last week’s Impartial Reporter contained many inspiring and moving stories from cancer sufferers in our county who have each shown tremendous courage despite the great personal strain both they and their families have been under.

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9 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

What support for the ‘small man’?

Dear Madam, - So the combined might of the judicial system and the planning authorities has come down on a small farmer, of modest means, living in a converted out-building on his farm.

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9 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Gory object inappropriate

Dear Madam, - An imitation of a severed human head is on show as part of a Hallowe’en display in a shop window in Enniskillen.

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9 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Nothing good about fracking

DEAR MADAM - As regards the letter in a recent issue referring to FDC and fracking the letter writer states “I must put my hands up and admit not to having an in-depth knowledge of the pros and cons of fracking.”

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2 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Provide a location for drifting scene

Dear Madam, - I saw a post on the PNSI facebook page asking the public to tell on the offenders marking the roads which I thought was stooping a little low. We all know this is illegal but is this not antagonising the situation?

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2 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

No pros to doing deals with the oil sector

Dear Madam, - In reply to last week’s open letter to Fermanagh District Council, although not on the FDC, I am a Councillor on Fermanagh and Omagh District Council. I’d like to state in my opinion that there are no pros to doing any deals with the oil and gas sector.

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2 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Plea for removal of concrete where slide used to be

Dear Madam, - You recently printed a story in August 2014 regarding the removal of a slide in the play park in Old Rossorry due to it being unsafe and where the children had expressed their disappointed that is now gone.

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2 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Welfare cuts - the impact on Fermanagh

Dear Madam, - Last Saturday afternoon along with fellow party activists, we took to the streets of Fermanagh and other counties across the North to highlight the issue of Tory cuts, misleadingly referred to as ‘Welfare Reform’.

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2 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Charity registration

DEAR MADAM - My attention has been drawn to recent press correspondence wherein it has been stated by the Chief Executive of the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland that charity registration is free of charge. I feel obliged to point out that the issue is not the registration fee but the matter of registration itself.

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