Fermanagh, Northern Ireland Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Sinn Fein MLA who endorsed Foster online abuse denounces 'nasty' C of I ministerRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | Belfast Today

    A Sinn Fein MLA who just three months ago endorsed the comment "f*** Arlene Foster" has condemned as "disrespectful and nasty" a Church of Ireland minister's remark linking Michelle O'Neill's hair and IRA bombs. Jemma Dolan, who was elected in March's Assembly election, denounced as "extraordinary and outrageous" the comments by Canon Mark Watson at an event to support Tom Elliott's election campaign.

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  2. Dolan calls on Foster and Elliott to disassociate themselves from outrageous commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Sinn FA in MLA Jemma Dolan has called on Tom Elliott and Arlene Foster to disassociate themselves from sexist and outrageous remarks made at an event in an Orange Hall in Fermanagh in support of Mr Elliott's election campaign. "It has been reported that sexist and outrageous remark were made by a minister at an event this morning held in an Orange Hall in Enniskillen in support of Tom Elliott's election campaign.

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  3. Unionist pact aims to replicate victory over resurgent SFRead the original story

    May 20, 2017 | Belfast Today

    The sprawling and idyllic setting of Fermanagh and South Tyrone is not only Northern Ireland's largest constituency, but also one of the most hotly contested. This south-western seat, which stretches from the River Bann and Lough Neagh in the west to Lough Erne and the Donegal border in the east, has produced a slew of dramatic election headlines down through the years.

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  4. 'Brave Conor was there at the end as Connie would have wanted'Read the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Derry Today

    Conor Leonard during the funeral of his mother Concepta Leonard at St Mary's Church in Brookeborough, Co Fermanagh. Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker Concepta 'Connie' Leonard was murdered in a "moment of evil" and "madness", mourners at her funeral service were told on Friday.

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  5. Stabbed man praised for bravery in seeking help for murdered motherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... Concepta Leonard and her son Conor, who has Down's Syndrome, were stabbed at their house in Co Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, on Monday and Mr Leonard summoned emergency help. The attack was believed to have been carried out by her former partner, ...

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  6. Doctors' union warns 10% of Northern Ireland's GP practices could shut in 2017Read the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Belfast Today

    As many as one-tenth of GP practices are expected to close in Northern Ireland this year, a doctors' union warned. Dr Tom Black called for an additional investment of 120 million in general practice.

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  7. Tommie Gorman: The wounds of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | RTE.ie

    Three years before rugby legend Brian O'Driscoll was born, an Irishman of the very same name found himself in the headlines. On Wednesday 21 July, in his role as driver, Brian was taking the new ambassador from his residence, Glencairn House, on the outskirts of the city for a meeting with the then-minister for foreign affairs, Garret Fitzgerald.

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  8. Domestic abuse reports double since death of Connie in murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Independent.ie

    The number of women seeking help for domestic violence in the Fermanagh area has doubled since the horrific murder of Concepta Leonard, campaigners have said. The number of women seeking help for domestic violence in the Fermanagh area has doubled since the horrific murder of Concepta Leonard, campaigners have said.

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  9. Connie Leonard murder: Funeral to take place in FermanaghRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | BBC News

    The funeral of Concepta Leonard, who is believed to have been stabbed by former partner Peadar Phair, is to take place in County Fermanagh on Friday morning. Mrs Leonard, 51, was found dead in her home in Maguiresbridge on Monday .

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  10. Foyle MLA Durkan reveals alleged proxy vote irregularitiesRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Derry Today

    A former Executive minister has called for tighter checks on people applying for proxy votes, alleging that he is aware of two different types of underhand practice in his own constituency. Mark H Durkan, SDLP MLA for Foyle, suggested that scrutiny of application forms must be stepped up in order to weed out bogus bids for proxy votes.

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  11. Murdered mother had secured court order against her suspected killerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Independent.ie

    A mother-of-one had secured a court order banning her suspected killer from contacting her just weeks before she was murdered. A mother-of-one had secured a court order banning her suspected killer from contacting her just weeks before she was murdered.

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  12. SDLP adds voice to fears over proxy vote explosionRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | Belfast Today

    The SDLP has voiced serious concerns about the enormous growth in proxy voting in Northern Ireland, adding to those already aired by the DUP. The SDLP has voiced serious concerns about the enormous growth in proxy voting in Northern Ireland, adding to those already aired by the DUP.

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  13. Pete McGrath: Fermanagh boss says his Erneman can upset Monaghan at ClonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | BBC News

    Venue: St Tiernach's Park, Clones Date: Saturday, 20 May Throw-in: 19:00 BST Coverage: Live on BBC TWO NI from 18:40 BST; commentary on Ulster 1341 MW and BBC Sport website from 18:45 GMT Fermanagh boss Pete McGrath says his side can upset Monaghan in Saturday's Ulster SFC opener despite being without several experienced campaigners. "If we play to our potential, we can still be very, very competitive against Monaghan," said the Erne county boss.

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  14. Son with Down's Syndrome stabbed while trying to save mother from killer exRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Metro UK News

    The 51-year-old, from Co Fermanagh, suffered repeated and fatal stab wounds during a brutal attack inside her home and died at the scene. Her son Conor, 30, who has Down's Syndrome, was also stabbed as he tried to save his mother during the attack.

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  15. Couple found dead at isolated Northern Ireland homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Couple found dead at their isolated Northern Ireland home in a murder suicide as their son, 30, is found with stab wounds Peadar Phair, 55, and 51-year-old Concepta Leonard were found dead at a house in Lisnaskea, Co Fermanagh, on Monday afternoon. Peadar Phair, 55, and 51-year-old Concepta Leonard were found dead at a house in in Lisnaskea, Co Fermanagh on Monday afternoon While a third person, a man aged in his 30s who is believed to be Ms Leonard's son, suffered stab wounds.

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  16. Suspected murder-suicide: Tributes flood in to 'amazing mother'...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Independent.ie

    Tributes have been paid to the "amazing mother" Concepta Leonard, who was killed as part of a apparent murder-suicide in Co Fermanagh. Tributes have been paid to the "amazing mother" Concepta Leonard, who was killed as part of a apparent murder-suicide in Co Fermanagh.

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  17. Couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide are namedRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | Belfast Today

    Peadar Phair, 55, and 51-year-old Concepta Leonard were found dead at a house in the Abbey Road area of Lisnaskea in Co Fermanagh on Monday afternoon. A third person, a man aged in his 30s who is believed to be Ms Leonard's son, suffered stab wounds.

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  18. Foster voices fears over explosion in proxy votingRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | Belfast Today

    The party said it sees "little rational explanation" for a very sharp leap in the numbers of proxy voters, with proxy voter numbers having increased by roughly half from the time of the 2016 Assembly election to the 2017 one - from 6,644, up to 9,920. The 2017 figures show such voters were concentrated overwhelmingly in six constituencies - Fermanagh and South Tyrone, Mid Ulster, Newry & Armagh, West Belfast, West Tyrone and Foyle.

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  19. 'Shock' as man and woman die in suspected murder-suicide, another man in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Independent.ie

    The deaths of a man and woman at a house on the outskirts of a town in Northern Ireland are understood to have been due to an apparent murder-suicide. The deaths of a man and woman at a house on the outskirts of a town in Northern Ireland are understood to have been due to an apparent murder-suicide.

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  20. Bodies of man and woman found at Fermanagh houseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | RTE.ie

    An investigation is under way into the deaths of a man and a woman at a house in Co Fermanagh. The bodies of a 55-year-old man and a 51-year-old woman were found at the house, which is between Maguiresbridge and Lisnaskea, about 15km north of Enniskillen.

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