Mining within the Sperrin AONB

Designated in 2008, the Sperrin Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) encompasses a largely mountainous area of great geological complexity. Gerard Boate was the first to record finding gold in the area in 1657. In more recent times Government has safeguarded it and issued licences for its exploration. Last year Dalradian submitted a 10,000 page […]

Yule have a great Christmas with Omagh Credit Union

Omagh Credit Union is ready and willing to help all members of its community with any borrowing needs they might have. In particular, you might need help during the Christmas period when expenses have a habit of exceeding income. It’s worth pointing out that you do not have to be a member at the moment, […]

Dalradian: The facts about accountability

Although the idea of gold mining at Curraghinalt dates back at least 30-years, Dalradian appreciates that our proposals have raised interest in what modern mining operations entail. We have sought to address those questions through a variety of methods, including public consultations, tunnel tours and press articles. As part of the planning process Dalradian has […]

Two great events for Positive Ageing Month

Drink Wise, Age Well are celebrating Positive Ageing Month in October by hosting free Live Wise, Age Well talks in Enniskillen and Omagh. The talks will provide information and inspiration around various subjects including building resilience to help bounce back from stressful events; maintaining good mental health and reducing alcohol consumption to boost health and […]

Dalradian: An Economic Catalyst

The Curraghinalt underground gold mine project will have a trans-formative effect upon the local economy, providing opportunities for employment, skills development and business for local firms.  It will be the largest inward investment project in Northern Ireland in recent years, requiring an investment of £491 million in infrastructure, the creation of 350-plus full-time, well paid jobs […]

Haunted Halloween celebrations in Omagh

Omagh Town Centre will be awash with a host of creepy characters on Wednesday, October 31 as part of the annual Halloween celebrations organised by Fermanagh and Omagh District Council. An array of zombie characters will accompany a varied programme of dance, mystery and magic, followed by the spectacular fireworks display from the roof of […]

The facts about water management

  Dalradian is committed to the long-term development of the Curraghinalt gold deposit which is anticipated to have a lifespan of 20-25 years.  As part of this long-term commitment, environmental management is and will be integral to all that we do. For that reason Dalradian often goes beyond the environmental protection standards required by regulators.   […]

Enjoy new menus and fantastic offers at McAtee’s

Order any main course at McAtee’s Bar and Grill, Fintona on Thursdays and get a starter or child’s main course for just £1! This fantastic offer is available at McAtee’s as part of the restaurant’s brand new and tasty ‘Supper Night’ menu, which is available every Thursday night from 4-9pm. Situated in the heart of […]