History of ‘Sweet Omagh Town’ documented


FOR almost three decades local historians Declan Forde and Don McGurgan have been documenting stories from the past to share with future generations. As part of this, the duo have interviewed well over 70 ‘interesting characters’ from the wider Omagh area as part of their oral history project. The two passionate historians have now catalogued […]


Mass makes welcome return


Churches across Tyrone reopened for public Mass on Monday morning with a range of new precautions in place to ensure the safety of parishioners.


Cancer patient drop-in centre reopens


A LOCAL drop-in centre which provides essential support to those impacted by cancer has reopened its doors. Care for Cancer closed up on March 23 due to the Covid-19 restrictions, but reopened yesterday with reduced hours. The centre will now be open on a Wednesday and Thursday from 10am to 1pm and people can call […]