Opinion

25 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Our inspiring volunteers should be praised

International Peace Day was held by the United Nations at the weekend to urge people across the world to commemorate the day of non-violence through education and public awareness.

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25 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Delight at Assembly motion

Dear Madam - As a very delighted parent, I would like to thank all of the MLAs from the DUP, UUP, TUV and UKIP who supported the motion that came before the assembly on Monday requiring the Minister “to reject the Development proposals regarding the proposed closure of the Collegiate Grammar School and Portora Royal School and to seek consensus on the future of these schools with broad community support.”

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25 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

The purpose of the Christian Crusaders

Dear Madam - The Rev. Robert Robb in his “Thought for the Week”, Impartial Reporter, 18/09/14, incorrectly suggests that the purpose of the Christian Crusaders in the Middle Ages was to force Christianity on non-Christians at the threat of death.

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25 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Open letter to Fermanagh District Council

Dear Madam - Firstly 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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25 Sep 2014 09:30 • How I See It with Denzil McDaniel

There are certain things we should be emotional about

When Donegal lost their all-Ireland gaelic football final on Sunday, one of the first questions manager Jim McGuinness was asked was if he would take the job on next year. Well, he said, he would reflect on things. This was a decision that shouldn’t be taken on emotion.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Sense of drive and purpose a defining feature

A town with a busy and thriving Chamber of Commerce, inviting independent shops and a beautiful rural and lakeland hinterland, there are plenty of positives for Lisnaskea.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Housemaster’s modesty

Dear Madam - Your recent obituary of my former housemaster, the late Bryan Morwood (September 11) mentions as an example of his modesty his claim that he had been accepted as an undergraduate by St John’s College, Cambridge only because he was an ex-serviceman.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Frustrated with treatment room wait

DEAR MADAM - It would appear, from experience, that the Treatment Room in the Health Village, Enniskillen, has not improved from the last century.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Concerns about play park photography

Dear Madam - I would like to share a very frightening and worrying experience I had over the weekend in a children’s play park where I had taken my nieces.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • How I See It with Denzil McDaniel

Who are you to judge anybody?

I was sitting in church on Sunday and one of the readings was from Romans 14. Verse 4 said: “Who are you to judge someone else’s servant.

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11 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Join our campaign to see Florence Court Summer House rebuilt

Today The Impartial Reporter, in association with the National Trust in Fermanagh, launches a campaign to reinstate Florence Court’s Summer House which was destroyed by fire last month.

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11 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

When will crannog report be published?

Dear Madam, - More information has emerged concerning the Drumclay crannog fiasco. A large number of archaeologists were horrified about what happened.

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11 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Design a heart superhero

Dear Madam, - I’m writing to you to invite all children aged 11 and under in Northern Ireland to take part in British Heart Foundation (BHF) Northern Ireland’s Bag It. Beat It. poster competition this September.

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11 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Successful weekend event

Dear Madam, - We would like to thank sincerely all those who attended and all who helped make the Lisbellaw Commemorative Weekend such a success.

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11 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

‘Draconian’ welfare cuts

Dear Madam, - THE DUP and its allies in the UUP and Alliance parties seem so eager to please their Tory masters at Westminster that they are willing to impose the most draconian welfare cuts on the most vulnerable sections of society.

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4 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Our mobile employees seize increasing job opportunities

Signs of a more positive trend following the latest and probably longest recession in decades, appear more obvious now with more announcements of additional jobs and successes for local companies.

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4 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Keep the legacy alive on National Paralympic Day!

Dear Madam, - It’s now two years since the amazing spectacle of the London Paralympics and, as we celebrate National Paralympic Day, I’d like to ask your readers to join me in paying tribute to the incredible life-affirming achievements of the Paralympic athletes of Team GB.

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28 Aug 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Rebecca’s Story warns other young people about quad bikes

Rebecca Glass can’t have a normal life like many of her friends, with a brain injury, a paralysed arm and suffering headaches every day just some of her symptoms.

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28 Aug 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Actions of two men diametrically opposed

Dear Madam, - As many of your readers may already be aware, during the month of August there were commemorations of two very different personalities associated with the Catholic Church community in Fermanagh - Bobby Sands and Maximilian Kolbe.

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28 Aug 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Don’t suffer in silence with embarrassing questions

Dear Madam, - We know that many people up and down the country are suffering in silence because they are too embarrassed to talk about their poo.

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