A RESIDENT in an Omagh nursing home has died from COVID-19, it has been confirmed.
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 […]
There has been a further seven Covid-19 deaths in the past 24 hours.
THE ‘Hills Above Drumquin’ was sung as the remains of well-known schoolteacher and community activist, Pat Scully, were carried from the Sacred Heart
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 […]
Seven more people who had tested positive for Covid-19 have died in Northern Ireland, bringing the total to 63.
‘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 […]
PEOPLE from all walks of life across the district are reaching out to one another as never before, as the coronavirs crisis intensifies.
A further eight people in Northern Ireland have died from Coronavirus bringing the death toll here to 56.
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 […]