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  1. Oisin McGrath: Francis McDermott denies Fermanagh manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    A teenager accused of the manslaughter of a Fermanagh schoolboy who died following a playground incident has pleaded not guilty. Francis McDermott, 19, from Camphill Park in Newtownbutler, is accused of unlawfully killing 13-year-old Oisin McGrath from Belcoo on 9 February 2015.

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  2. Teenager charged with manslaughter of schoolboyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | RTE.ie

    A 19-year-old student is to stand trial for the manslaughter of Belcoo schoolboy Oisn McGrath, who died following a playground incident nearly two years ago. Francis McDermott, of Camphill Park, Newtownbutler, appeared before Fermanagh Magistrates Court this morning, where he was returned for trial accused of unlawfully killing the 13-year-old.

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  3. Meet the Irish pensioner living in a 280-year-old cottage with no...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Independent.ie

    Meet the Irish pensioner living in a 280-year-old cottage with no running water, electricity, telly or phone - 'It's part of me, it's my identity, it's who I am' In a revealing and thought-provoking interview, Margaret Gallagher from Fermanagh tells David Dawson why we could all benefit by taking a break from the 21st century Meet the Irish pensioner living in a 280-year-old cottage with no running water, electricity, telly or phone - 'It's part of me, it's my identity, it's who I am' When Margaret Gallagher was a child, every Halloween night she would venture outside the family's quaint thatched cottage in Belcoo, Co Fermanagh, to see which direction the wind was blowing in.

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  4. PDC World Darts: Brendan Dolan loses 4-0 to Jelle Klaasen in second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | BBC News

    Brendan Dolan crashed out of the PDC World Championship on Wednesday, losing 4-0 to Dutchman Jelle Klaasen in the second round at Alexandra Palace. Klaasen won three of the four sets by a three legs to two margin and the other 3-1 as he set up a last 16 meeting with Dave Chisnall on Thursday.

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  5. World Darts Championship: Daryl Gurney beats Jermaine Wattimena 3-1 in first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Newsday

    Northern Ireland's Daryl Gurney beat Dutchman Jermaine Wattimena 3-1 in the first round of the World Championship at Alexandra Palace on Sunday. The 30-year-old will face Scotland's Robert Thornton or a qualifier in the second round on Tuesday 27 December.

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  6. Fracking: the endgame? Legislation for a ban to be debated on 27th OctoberRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | Indymedia.ie

    This article highlights the issues surrounding the bill and traces the history of community action against fracking in Ireland. It's been a long five years for the communities whose lives and livelihoods remain under threat from fracking.

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  7. Shifting Lines as Brexit Tempo IncreasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Irish Republican News

    The first shot in Britain's departure from the EU has been fired across Irish bows after its governor in the north of Ireland, James Brokenshire, said Ireland should form part of Britain's new immigration controls. According to a report in the Guardian newspaper, Brokenshire said that London and Dublin should combine to strengthen their external borders in order to combat immigration once Britain leaves the European Union.

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  8. 'Brexit will destroy the economy in this region' - Protests held in border areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | Independent.ie

    John McGowan, chief executive of Enterprise North West, a border business park, said the region's economy would be destroyed by Brexit. "If you talk to any investor that's thinking of opening a factory, they look at three things- access to market, corporation tax, and access to good people."

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  9. Why even the G8 prefer vibrant, diverse local economies reallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2013 | Transition Culture

    ... BBC website recently with the following caption: Kevin McGuire walks his dog past a vacant shop in Belcoo, Northern Ireland. The empty shop is one of a number that have had graphics placed on the windows to make them look like working shops ahead of ...

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  10. Trade, not trouble, is the big Brexit fear for Irish border townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Reuters

    Mairead O'Dolan, 88, a retired Civil Servant who voted remain in the recent EU Referendum speaks on her phone at her home in the former Belcoo and Blacklion railway station in Belcoo, Northern Ireland, July 4, 2016. Tourist administrator, Helena Corcoran looks at a map in the Tourist Office in Market House, Blacklion, Ireland, July 5, 2016.

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  11. On Ireland's border, Britain's EU exit threatens jobs, peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    This is Wednesday, May 25, 2016 file photo of a truck as it crosses the bridge from Blacklion, Republic of Ireland, into Belcoo, Northern Ireland, . The bridge has no signs indicating the presence of an international border besides the posted speed limits which are listed in British miles going north into Northern Ireland, and in kilometers going south into the Republic of Ireland.

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  12. A tale of two border villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Newsday

    For the Northern Ireland the EU Referendum could potentially have far more impact than on any other part of the UK. This is the only part of the UK that has a land border with another EU country, the Irish Republic.

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  13. Fears of 'Brexit' stark along Ireland's EU-blurred borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... Geopark, ... more Paul Leonard, left, and his son Stephen pose behind the bar of their pub in Belcoo, Northern Ireland, on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Paul Leonard says he'll probably vote to leave the EU in the June 23 referendum because he thinks the ...

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  14. Fears of 'Brexit' stark along Ireland's borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Blacklion, Ireland a Only a gentle stream separates the border villages of Blacklion and Belcoo, where Irish cows graze along one bank, British sheep on the other. Long gone are the armored police checkpoints, the concrete-block barricades on illegal side roads, the customs officers on the prowl for smugglers.

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  15. Fears of a Brexita stark along Irelanda s EU-blurred borderRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | KDWN

    Only a gentle stream separates the border villages of Blacklion and Belcoo, where Irish cows graze along one bank, British sheep on the other. Long gone are the armored police checkpoints, the concrete-block barricades on illegal side roads, the customs officers on the prowl for smugglers.

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