25 Jul 2014 20:00 • Gareth Cauldwell
The 2014 McMahon’s Healthcare Senior Football Championship gets underway on Saturday night in Derrygonnelly and the big question is can anybody take Roslea’s crown?
25 Jul 2014 17:15 • Rodney Edwards
IT is always courageous, determined people who can see a rainbow in the darkest of storms; the sort of people who go through life inspiring others with their ability to tackle difficult obstacles head on.
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 15:00 • Editorial Department
Michael Kerr @kerraway A love song to #Enniskillen and Lough Erne from the actor Adrian Dunbar in yesterday’s Observer.
25 Jul 2014 13:00 • Brian Donaldson
All staff employed at the Motor Tax office in Enniskillen which finally closed last Thursday, have been redeployed to other government departments, some within the County Buildings where they had been based.
25 Jul 2014 11:00 • Lily Dane
This photograph (believed to have been taken around the 1950s) shows two young Maguiresbridge men - Hugh and Bartley Downey - on one of their many visits to Drumlone, Lisbellaw, which was their homeplace. The picture was kindly submitted by Noel Downey of Maguiresbridge, whose father Hugh Downey is pictured on the left. Noel points out that sadly Bartley (his father’s brother) is no longer with us.
25 Jul 2014 10:40 • Editorial Department
Residents on the Gardrum Road, Belcoo were “shocked” and “frightened” when they were woken at 5am on Monday morning by the sound of heavy vehicles making their way up the road towards an unused Acheson and Glover quarry.
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.
24 Jul 2014 19:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
Fermanagh PSNI has put in place a policing plan to deal with potential unrest over fracking in the County.
24 Jul 2014 17:00 • Lily Dane
A talented young footballer from Fermanagh, who sustained a freak sports injury which almost cost him his life, is still recovering from the effects of a split pancreas - an injury which his father says is “extremely rare”. “They reckon it’s about one in a million,” claimed Cyril Beacom from Maguiresbridge.
24 Jul 2014 16:00 • Editorial Department
OWEN Carron, a former Fermanagh-south Tyrone MP, will be the guest speaker at a Sinn Fein hungerstrike lecture tomorrow night (Friday) in Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan.
24 Jul 2014 15:30 • Editorial Department
Fermanagh can stake a very good claim to be the most socially integrated and cohesive of all Northern Ireland’s counties.
24 Jul 2014 15:00 • Rodney Edwards
TOURISM Minister Arlene Foster and Sinn Fein MP Michelle Gildernew have traded blows over figures showing there has been a 43 per cent drop in visitor numbers from the south of Ireland.
24 Jul 2014 14:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
A naked woman has been arrested at a protest camp set up at the security gates of Tamboran’s drill site outside Belcoo.
24 Jul 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department
The Irish Marathon Canoe Championships, sponsored by Dolakas restaurant, Waterways Ireland, Fermanagh District Council and North South Marine took place on July 19-20 on the river Erne around the town of Enniskillen with a number of locals tasting success on the day.
24 Jul 2014 13:00 • Meadhbh Monahan
“I have always taken the approach that we should at least find out what is down there. In drilling this borehole, that’s what [Tamboran] want to do.”
24 Jul 2014 10:00 • Editorial Department
End of road for motor tax office: Office staff redeployed to other departments.
24 Jul 2014 09:40
Gardening equipment worth hundreds of pounds has been stolen from a van parked at Station Road in Maguiresbridge.