Attack on ambulance crew in Trillick condemned

A LOCAL councillor has condemned an attack on an ambulance crew in Trillick which resulted in a paramedic sustaining facial injuries. The crew were attending a call on Thursday when the incident happened. Sinn Féin’s Stephen McCann, described what happened as sickening. Advertisement “It is sickening that these two paramedics going to provide medical assistance […]

New airfield plan approved for Tyrone

FANS of flying in Tyrone will soon be able to indulge their passion at yet another venue in the county.    Planning permission has just been granted for an airfield in the townland of Altamuskin, just outside Sixmilecross.   Fintona-based Hilltop Flying Club is behind the plan which is expected to be up and running […]

Two in hospital after serious crash in Tyrone

Two people have been taken to hospital after a serious crash in Tyrone in the early hours of Sunday morning. Police say they attended the scene of a two vehicle serious RTC on the Augher Road in Clogher along with other emergency services. Inspector Gavin Sterling said, “Two people have been taken to hospital for […]

Spectacular ‘dark-sky museum’ plan at Davagh, Cookstown

GLAMPING is at the heart of a £900,000 tourism plan to enhance the tourism potential of Davagh Forest outside Cookstown.   Already a popular venue for mountain bikers due to its spiralling forest trails, Mid Ulster District Council has submitted a planning application to establish a new observatory and glamping pods at the rural setting […]