Fermanagh, Northern Ireland Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. SDLP and unionist councillors united in protest over Enniskillen bomb remarksRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 29 | Belfast Today

    Nationalist councillors have joined unionists in calling for a Sinn Fein council chairman to apologise over comments he made about the Enniskillen Remembrance Day bombing. Ulster Unionist, DUP and SDLP councillors staged a walkout of a Fermanagh and Omagh District Council meeting on Thursday evening after demanding an apology from Cllr Stephen McCann.

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  2. Councillors walk out of meeting over Sinn Fein Enniskillen remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | The Belfast Telegraph

    DUP, UUP and SDLP councillors have walked out of a council meeting in protest at the Sinn Fein chairman's controversial comments about the Enniskillen bomb. DUP, UUP and SDLP councillors have walked out of a council meeting in protest at the Sinn Fein chairman's controversial comments about the Enniskillen bomb.

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  3. Council walk-out over Stephen McCann Enniskillen bomb commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | BBC News

    DUP, UUP and SDLP councillors have walked out of a council meeting in Fermanagh after the council's Sinn Fein chairman refused to withdraw comments he made about the Enniskillen bomb. In an interview with the Impartial Reporter earlier this month, Councillor Stephen McCann refused to condemn the 1987 IRA bombing.

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  4. Enniskillen bomb memorial to be unveiled on 30th anniversary of IRA attackRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Belfast Today

    A memorial to the victims of the 1987 Enniskillen Poppy Day bomb is to be erected at the site of the atrocity. The project, which is planned to be unveiled on the 30th anniversary of the attack this year, will be the culmination of years of dedication and hard work by victims' group the Ely Centre.

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  5. Appeal to find missing and 'vulnerable' Bob MaherRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Belfast Today

    Police and the family of missing 77-year-old Bob Maher from Fermanagh are becoming increasingly concerned for his welfare. PSNI Inspector Keir Kitt said Mr Maher who "is described as vulnerable and can get confused easily was last seen at approximately 6pm yesterday, Tuesday, 25 July in the Belle Isle area of Fermanagh".

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  6. Hot, hot, hot to wet, wet, wet for NI weatherRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | Belfast Today

    The sweltering heat which marked the last few days in Northern Ireland looks set to desert the Province for the time being. According to readings from private forecaster Meteogroup, taken up to 5pm, the top temperatures for Northern Ireland on Tuesday were exactly 25C, recorded at Magilligan in Co Londonderry and at Carrickfinn in Co Fermanagh during the first half of the afternoon.

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  7. Beyond a Spin of the Wheel - GPs and mental health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Slugger O'Toole

    The crisis facing GP services in Northern Ireland has been well documented, including in previous posts on Slugger O'Toole . Increasing patient lists, 'red tape', underfunding, an ageing workforce and the compounding of health issues in deprived communities due to austerity policies, are only some of the problems faced by the service.

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  8. SF chair's remarks on Poppy Day bomb cause disharmony and traumaRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | Belfast Today

    Children cry, elderly people rush away and there is general confusion after the 1987 IRA Poppy Day massacre in Enniskillen, in which 11 Protestants were murdered at a remembrance service. Picture Pacemaker Press Like many people in the district and further afield, it was deeply disappointing and depresssing to read the comments attributed to the chairman of Fermanagh Omagh council, Councillor Stephen McCann.

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  9. SF council chairman won't 'go down road of condemning' Enniskillen bombingRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2017 | Belfast Today

    The Chairman of Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has said he will not "go down the road of condemning" the 'poppy day' Enniskillen bombing which claimed the lives of 11 people. In the 1987 bombing, a Provisional Irish Republican Army bomb exploded near the town's war memorial during a Remembrance Sunday ceremony in November.

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  10. SF council chairman won't condemn Enniskillen bombingRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2017 | Belfast Today

    The Chairman of Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has said he will not condemn the 'poppy day' Enniskillen bombing which claimed the lives of 11 people. Mr McCann, in an interview with Fermanagh based newspaper the Impartial Reporter, said he will not "go down the road of condemning" the Enniskillen bombing of November, 1987.

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  11. Why May's Hardline Irish Friends Aren't Likely to Soften BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster addresses the media outside 10 Downing Street in central London on June 26, 2017. Arlene Foster was a small girl when the Irish Republican Army shot her father, a part-time policeman in Northern Ireland.

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  12. Rackhouse Pilfer: summer break and back on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Rackhouse Pilfer are now taking a breather, having played Gilroy's Bar at Enniscrone, Co. Sligo, and Castle Fair Green at Manorhamilton, Co.

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  13. Attempt made to set fire to ChurchRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | Belfast Today

    Attempts to set fire to a Church in Co Fermanagh have resulted in damage to the inside of the building, the PSNI has said. A PSNI spokesperson said: "Police are appealing for information following the report of criminal damage that was caused to a church located on Main Street in the Kinawley area."

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  14. DUP leader flew back to Belfast on a A 20,000 RAF flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Theresa May in 'bung' storm after the DUP leader flew back to Belfast on a A 20,000 RAF flight after she signed a A 1billion deal to back Tories Theresa May was under fire last night after it was revealed she used the RAF to lay on a A 20,000 flight for the Ulster politician propping up her Government. The Prime Minister arranged for DUP leader Arlene Foster to be flown back to Belfast in the military aircraft as a favour after she signed last week's A 1 billion deal to back the Tories in crunch Commons votes.

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  15. Plans to hold cockfight at summer festival sparks furyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Independent.ie

    A plan to hold a cockfight as part of this year's Lady of the Lake Festival in Irvinestown has sparked fury among animal rights organisations. A plan to hold a cockfight as part of this year's Lady of the Lake Festival in Irvinestown has sparked fury among animal rights organisations.

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  16. Brothers claimed to be paramilitaries in 'brutal and vicious' hammer attackRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | Belfast Today

    Two Co Fermanagh brothers who claimed to be loyalist paramilitaries have been sentenced for a "brutal and vicious'' hammer attack on a man over claims he killed a pet snake. Jason Spence, 27, from Main Street, Maguiresbridge, was handed down a determinate sentence of six years and eight months at Belfast Crown Court after he pleaded guilty to wounding his vulnerable victim with intent to cause him grievous bodily harm.

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  17. UUP councillor: My unionism is not transactional, Mr AdamsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | Belfast Today

    Sinn Fein of party president Gerry Adams speaking at a Sinn Fein conference on the constitutional question in Belfast. Photo: Sinn Fein/PA Wire Gerry Adams is missing the point in thinking that any 'reaching out to unionists' approach is going to 'unlock' unionist opposition to a united Ireland.

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  18. Restaurant review: newly launched Loughside Grill at the Lough Erne ResortRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | Midulster Today

    Even the expert designers who dreamed up the Lough Erne Resort could not have pictured a more enchanting evening as we pulled up at the Loughside Bar and Grill on a hot June evening. The high windows in the chandeliered restaurant provided glimpses of the mirror flat Castle Hume Lough, and tree heavy Fermanagh hills wading their feet in the waters that were only slightly diminished by the droves of sun-crispened golfing buddies at the bar.

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  19. Border trails show IRA's campaign of 'ethnic cleansing'Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | Belfast Today

    News Letter reporter Stephen Gamble explores how a victims' group is aiming to show what life was like for Protestants in Fermanagh borderlands during Troubles They had come to learn about and honour the memory of those men and women who were brutally murdered by IRA terrorists during their campaign of violence in the borderlands of Co Fermanagh. At each and every stop, the tour guide - local farmer and former UDR man Howard Brooker - tells the story of another life lost in what he described as a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" against Protestants in the border county during the darkest days of the Troubles.

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  20. Twelfth of July Orange walk to be televised live on BBC One in Northern IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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