Call for Derry Road ‘yellow box’

LOCAL councillors are being frustrated in their efforts to get the Department for Infrastructure (DfI) to provide a yellow box at the entrance to shops on Derry Road that believe they will be adversely affected by the opening of the Strathroy Link roundabout. Back in April, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council had written to DfI […]

‘There’s No Place Like Tyrone’ divides opinion

By Leona O’Neill THE BBC’s newest reality show There’s No Place Like Tyrone aired this week to mixed reviews, with many social media users branding it ‘Made in Culchie’. However local celeb Hugo Duncan has defended the show, saying ‘it’s good clean fun and a bit of craic’. Advertisement The show mirrors the format of […]

Over £37,000 raised at Arvalee Inspiration event

By Eimhear McGurk THANKS to the amazing generosity of the local community over £37,000 was raised for Arvalee School at their sixth annual Inspiration Project dinner dance. The former Arvalee School building was destroyed by a fire back in 2012 and since then this special fund-raising initiative – Arvalee Inspiration Project – has been […]