Coalisland group harness flower power for lockdown


MANY elderly and vulnerable residents had their weekend brightened with a gift of flowers donated by horticulturist Dominic Lyons, owner of the Garden Corner on the main Dungannon to Cookstown Road. Dominic donated £1,250 worth of flowers and plants to the ‘Coalisland and surrounding areas Covid-19 response’ team who distributed them to delighted residents in […]


A letter from the editor


Dear readers, these are uncertain and challenging times for us all. The coronavirus outbreak has thrown the world into turmoil, and here in this little corner of the globe its threat to our health and lives cannot be understated. Two weeks ago, when the gravity of what we as a community are to face in […]


Amid this crisis, we are blessed – Rev Rawding


‘We are so blessed’. That’s been a mantra in our house recently. When my wife and I look at what is happening in other parts of the world, in Europe, or even in London where our parents and siblings live, we look at each other and say: ‘We are blessed.’    Blessed to live in […]


 Dungannon Swifts charity delivers 1,000 meals


Around 1,000 meals have now been distributed to those who are elderly or vulnerable in the Dungannon town area thanks to a special initiative set up in the past week.   The Dungannon Swifts Charitable Trust has been playing its part in helping local people during the current coronavirus crisis.   Over £400 has also […]