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23 hrs ago | BBC News

Hundreds at anti-fracking protest

The protest took place on Monday evening at a site near Belcoo, where a shale gas exploration company has announced plans to drill an exploratory borehole to collect rock samples.

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Yesterday | UTV

Fracking firm plans to drill borehole

The company has said it is the first stage of exploration for natural gas in Fermanagh, the result of which will determine whether they will go to the second stage.

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Yesterday | Derry Today

Location for hunger strike commemoration confirmed

Sinn Fein Foyle MLA and former hunger striker Raymond McCartney has announced that the 2014 national hunger strike commemoration will be held in Derrylin, County Fermanagh.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Slugger O'Toole

Derrylin to host hunger strike commemoration

The 2014 National Hunger Strike Commemoration has been announced to be in Derrylin Co.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

UTV

Lesser Spotted Ulster

Joe spends some time on the tiny island of Cleenish in Upper Lough Erne in Co Fermanagh.

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UTV

Coronation Street

Heartbroken Lloyd discovers the truth. Will Tracy and Deirdre stand by Peter? Dennis worms his way into Rita's affections.

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BBC News

Domestic violence case angers judge

The judge at Dungannon Magistrates Court said the given the circumstances of the case, police should have left bail decisions to a court A judge has criticised the police for releasing a domestic violence suspect on bail, despite him being accused of a violent attack on his partner's home.

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Carrickonshannon Today

No holes can be drilled without permission

Despite rumours, varied information and local concern, Tamboran Resources cannot drill any bore holes in Co Fermanagh without full planning permission.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Fermanagh Today

SF slammed for - wrong message' in hunger strike parade debate

Thomas Bullock, 53, a part-time UDR member, and his wife Emily, 50 were shot dead by an IRA gang in their Derrylin farmhouse in 1972.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Obama Spoke To Putin Right After The Malaysia Passenger Plane Crash In Ukraine

In this June 17, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland.

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Ballycastle Today

Col Saunderson would have approved of parade

For, after 45 years of a break, at his former estate in County Cavan, a traditional Orange parade and service has been resumed.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Derry Today

Cycle challenge for Children In Crossfire

After a rest in the Fermanagh town, the cycle will restart the next day from Enniskillen to Donegal Town, with those taking part staying at the Abbey Hotel.

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Carrickonshannon Today

40 jobs lost as Belleek Nursing Home closes

Shannagh Nursing Home in Belleek, Co Fermanagh is expected to close at the end of this month, with the loss of up to 40 jobs.

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Belfast Today

Innl-16-07-14 Web Hunger Strike Parade Web PB

Terror victims have hit out at plans for 10,000 republicans to converge on a Fermanagh village to celebrate the legacy of the IRA hunger strikers.

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UTV

Joe Mahon has 'hare'-raising experience

The new series of Lesser Spotted Ulster continues on UTV this Friday as Joe Mahon journeys to the tiny island of Cleenish in Upper Lough Erne in County Fermanagh.

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Newsday

Hunger strike parade 'insensitive'

The parade commemorates the 10 men who died in the 1981 republican hunger strikes at the Maze prison in County Antrim Plans for a republican march in County Fermanagh in memory of the 1981 hunger strikers are "highly insensitive," Ulster Unionist Tom Elliott has said.

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Fermanagh Today

Trust - regrets' that Belleek care home is to be shut by owner

UUP MLA Tom Elliott has called on the Western Health and Social Care Trust to intervene in the case of a privately-run care home which is closing.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

BBC News

Care home to shut with 40 job losses

Shannagh Nursing Home currently cares for 15 patients, but has been operating at a reduced capacity for a number of months A private nursing home for the elderly in Belleek, County Fermanagh, is to close with the loss of about 40 jobs.

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Donegal Today

Shannagh nursing home closure "devastating news"

Following the Donegal Democrat's revelations this morning that a Belleek nursing home will close by the end of the month, reaction to the closure has been swift.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Donegal Today

Funeral takes place of grandmother who died in single vehicle accident

The funeral of a Cloghore woman who died after a single vehicle road traffic accident last Thursday, has taken place in St Anne's Church, Ballyshannon yesterday.

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