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Wednesday Sep 10 | Londonderry Today

Magheramason to host African children

Ken and Pam Dobbins, a Christian couple from Kesh, Co Fermanagh, run two orphanages in Northern Kenya. The children are sponsored by various groups and people in Ireland and a group of 25 children from the orphanages will be coming to Northern Ireland for three weeks at the end of September.

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Wednesday Sep 10 | Newsday

Community revives brick tradition

Brick making was once a thriving industry in County Fermanagh, and for the first time in 70 years, Arney brick has been made once again as part of a project to rediscover an all but forgotten tradition. Clay was dug from the land by the small farming community in Arney, fired in large kilns built in the fields, and then transported by boat along the Arney River to Enniskillen where it can still be seen in many old buildings.

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Wednesday Sep 10 | Fermanagh Today

Tragic hotel owner - a big man with a big heart'

In a statement issued on Tuesday night, a spokesman for the hotel said he was "loved and respected and known far and wide for his generosity - a big man with a big heart, wit and also his forthright manner". "We all knew there was no point in arguing when he told you where you were to be seated at the table and also when it was time for you to go home," added the statement.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Independent.ie

Country star Mizzell on tax defaulters' list

A RETIRED businessman from Northern Ireland has made a a 13.5m settlement with the tax man in the Republic - one of the largest ever. Anthony Cafferkey, from Lisnarick Road, Irvinestown, Co Fermanagh has been named and shamed on the latest defaulters' list over his tax affairs.

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RTE.ie

Revenue charges Fermanagh tax defaulter a 13.5m

A retired company director from Co Fermanagh has topped Revenue's latest tax defaulters list with a 13.54m charge relating to a bogus non-resident account and under-declaration of income tax. Anthony Cafferkey of Lisnarick Rd in Irvinestown paid more than 6m in tax with interest of 3.26m applied.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

UTV

11m investment creates Fermanagh jobs

A packaging company based in Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, is creating 35 new jobs as part of an A 11million expansion. Webtech NI Ltd specialises in the production of labels for the European soft drinks industry and is the largest supplier of flexographic reel-fed labels to the United Kingdom and Ireland.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Iol.co.za

Ireland's best-kept secret

Grey Scudding clouds are so low they seem to brush the top of the 12th century round stone tower that is the centrepiece of Devenish Island . The ruins of a monastery, the fat light brown cows and the emerald grass are all postcard Ireland.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

UTV

Man dies in hospital after weekend crash

A 23-year-old man has died in hospital following a one-vehicle crash in Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh last weekend.

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Fermanagh Today

Furious Sean Quinn enlisted powerful allies in 1985 bid for big grant

Sean Quinn reacted furiously when a Government development agency offered him a grant of 20 per cent - not 40 per cent - of the costs of a new cement works in 1985.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Independent.ie

Quinn claimed 'religious discrimination'

BUSINESSMAN Sean Quinn accused an economic development agency of religious discrimination against his business empire after it refused to fully back plans for a new cement factory, writes Adrian Rutherford.

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UTV

20 jobs at Co Fermanagh electrical firm

Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster has announced 20 new jobs at G R White & Son, an electrical contracting company based in Tempo, Co Fermanagh.

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Carrickonshannon Today

Investigations into fires in Sligo and Florencecourt

There are two separate investigations into fires that occurred in Sligo Town early Monday morning and a fire in Florencecourt, Co Fermanagh last Sunday morning.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

BBC News

Teen stabbing accused 'volatile'

A 15-year-old boy has appeared before a youth court in Enniskillen after a 14-year-old was stabbed in the stomach.

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BBC News

Teen stabbing accused 'volatile'

A 15-year-old boy has appeared before a youth court in Enniskillen after a 14-year-old was stabbed in the stomach.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Ballymena Today

Health service spends A 8000 on interpreters every day - Allister

TUV leader Jim Allister says that the 'EU's open door immigration policy' is having a massive impact on Northern Ireland.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

UTV

Boy, 14, stabbed in Enniskillen

A 14-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after he was stabbed in Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh on Sunday night.

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Fermanagh Today

Order presses Villiers again for inquiry into Parades Commission

The Orange Order has used an address to protestors at Twaddell Avenue in north Belfast to press the Secretary of State once again for an inquiry into the Parades Commission handling of their case.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Ballycastle Today

Renovation is complete on SD Kells store

The firm has confirmed that stocking-up will start this weekend, with a view to opening as soon as possible.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

RTE.ie

Five hospitalised following Fermanagh crash

Five people have been taken to hospital following a serious single vehicle crash in Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh in the early hours of this morning.

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UTV

Man critical after Enniskillen crash

Five people, one of whom suffered serious head injuries, have been taken to hospital after a car crashed at a roundabout in Enniskillen in the early hours of Saturday morning.

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