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20 Sep 2014 15:00 • Editorial Department

85-year-old who abused boys given supervision and treatment order

AN 85-year-old man found to have sexually abused two young boys more than 30 years ago was handed down a supervision and treatment order at Dungannon Crown Court last week.

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20 Sep 2014 11:50 • Rodney Edwards

First there was Beckett, now it’s eyes down for the Black Pudding festival

A UNIQUE food festival celebrating black pudding gets under way in Enniskillen next week.

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20 Sep 2014 08:30 • Julie Kenwell

You tell us what Summer House means to you

THE Impartial Reporter has been overwhelmed by the public response to its campaign in partnership with the National Trust to reinstate Florence Court’s Summer House.

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19 Sep 2014 20:00 • Editorial Department

‘We need to be mentally stronger’ says Whitey

The games don’t get any easier for Ballinamallard Utd on Saturday as they face a trip to Shamrock Park to take on league leaders Portadown.

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19 Sep 2014 19:00 • Editorial Department

‘Good things lie ahead if we can eradicate our mistakes’ - Elding

Ballinamallard’s new striker Anthony Elding believes the club could be on the verge of a special season, despite a frustrating opening to the campaign that sees them languishing in tenth place in the league.

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19 Sep 2014 17:00 • Rodney Edwards

18 page social media policy for new Council

STAFF at Fermanagh and Omagh District Council are to be warned that they must not use Facebook or Twitter to attack or insult their employer, colleagues or councillors.

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19 Sep 2014 15:00 • Editorial Department

Tweets of the Week - did you make it?

Máirtín Ó Muilleoir ‏ @newbelfast Three McCusker sisters from Boston head 2 Fermanagh from Belfast today to search for relatives in Enniskillen area.

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19 Sep 2014 14:30 • Meadhbh Monahan

Brendan’s personal pilgrimage following his brother’s suicide

Lisnaskea-born Jesuit priest Brendan McManus was “half living” when he decided to tackle the Camino de Santiago; an 800km pilgrimage route through northern Spain.

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19 Sep 2014 11:30 • Rodney Edwards

Stormont Files: Employment Minister ‘optimistic’ SWC will move to old Erne Hospital site

EMPLOYMENT and Learning Minister Stephen Farry says he is “optimistic” that South West College will move to the former Erne Hospital site in Enniskillen.

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19 Sep 2014 11:00 • Lily Dane

Those were the days: A story from Dublin

Photograph from The Impartial Reporter, September 10, 1964: Professor Owen O’Mahoney, famous for his “Meet the Clans” programme on Radio Eireann, regales Dr. Edward Forster, of Rosslea, and his wife, Rosemary, with amusing anecdotes during an interval at the National Trust Ball at Castlecoole, Enniskillen.

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19 Sep 2014 08:30 • Editorial Department

25-year-old pleads guilty to robbery and assault

A 25-year-old man has admitted robbing a woman at a shop in Rosslea earlier this year.

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18 Sep 2014 19:00 • Rodney Edwards

#fermanaghspake This Week is...

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18 Sep 2014 17:00 • Editorial Department

Holby episode dedicated to the memory of Clare

Bellanaleck born actress Clare Cathcart who died after taking an asthma attack a fortnight ago appeared posthumously on screen this week in an episode of BBC drama Holby City.

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18 Sep 2014 16:00 • Editorial Department

Comment - Warren Little - The Scottish referendum and self-defeating Paisleyism

If you haven’t anything nice to say about the recently deceased you shouldn’t say anything at all. So goes the old adage.

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18 Sep 2014 15:00

Sex offender in court after contact with six-year-old girl

A convicted sex offender accused of sexually assaulting a woman has been remanded in custody because of the risk he would commit further offences. Michael Quinn, of Edenmore Road, Doon, Tempo, reacted violently at Fermanagh Court when District Judge Nigel Broderick refused to release him on bail.

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18 Sep 2014 14:00 • Rodney Edwards

Tourism office future placed in doubt as funding runs out

THERE are doubts over the future of the Upper Lough Erne Region, a new tourism group set up in Lisnaskea last year, as vital funding needed to keep the project going runs out.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Chris Donegan

Seriously ill serial stalker escapes jail

A 71-year-old serial stalker who terrorised a young mother of two for three years has escaped jail because he has cancer and may not live much longer.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Agricultural businesses successful because of staff, New Holland chief tells students

The biennial Harper Adams in Ireland dinner for students present and past was hosted by the Killyhevlin Hotel, Enniskillen on Saturday evening.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Minister rules out Single Farm Payment advance

The Agriculture Minister, Michelle O’Neill has ruled out any advancement of this year’s Single Farm Payment.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Local champions at Show

Local breeders and exhibitors took a share of the rosettes at The National Charolais Show in Fintona on Saturday.

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