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Anphoblacht Wed, 12 May 2021 08:55:22 +0100Legendary Volunteer dies on Hunger Strike
On 12 May 1981 at 5.43 pm, just seven days after the death of Bobby Sands, Hunger Striker Francis Hughes died. The South Derry man had endured 59 days on Hunger Strike. His sisters Noreen, Maria and Vera and brother Roger were by his bedside when he ...Tue, 11 May 2021 14:42:37 +0100'A day of truth' - Ballymurphy victims and families vindicated
A Court has vindicated ten people murdered by the British Army in Ballymurphy between 9th and 11th August 1971.Tue, 11 May 2021 10:41:24 +0100Seán McCaughey 75th anniversary
11 May marks the 75th anniversary of the death on hunger and thirst strike of IRA leader Seán McCaughey in Portlaoise Prison. Thu, 06 May 2021 11:14:20 +0100The system has failed victims’ families
As the case against British soldiers involved in the killing of Joe McCann collapsed in court this week, the British government have moved to give a blanket amnesty to British soldiers accused of crimes in Ireland.Tue, 04 May 2021 09:10:58 +0100Bobby Sands MP – Died 5 May 1981 on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh
5 May 1981 was one of the most defining days in Irish history. It was the day that Bobby Sands, the 27-year-old Member of Parliament for Fermanagh/South Tyrone, died on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh as part of the republican prisoners’...
Impartial Reporter Sun, 16 May 2021 18:10:00 +0100Border clergyman Father Bernard ‘Benny’ Fitzpatrick is laid to rest
A POPULAR local clergyman was laid to rest last Monday, following an illness.
Sun, 16 May 2021 16:00:00 +0100Fermanagh locals mark 2021 Darkness Into Light
IN THE early hours of last Saturday morning, May 8, supporters of the Oak Healthy Living Centre's Darkness Into Light fundraising and awareness event in Lisnaskea, donned their yellow shirts and joined together from afar to greet the sunrise and a ne...Sun, 16 May 2021 16:00:00 +0100Fermanagh chef Glen is ready to cook up a storm at 28 at the Hollow
WITH 28 Darling St. soon to become 28 at the Hollow as the restaurant moves to new premises in Enniskillen, owner and head chef, Glen Wheeler, says the quality of food, service and hospitality will still be of the same high standard.Sun, 16 May 2021 14:00:00 +0100Tourism in Fermanagh: Hotels expecting a busy summer after reopening
AS THE majority of the hospitality sector get ready for reopening next Monday week, May 24, it may feel like a bit of déjà vu for Joanne Walsh at the Lough Erne Resort.Sun, 16 May 2021 12:00:00 +0100Lisbellaw PS officially open new playground
LISBELLAW Primary School officially opened its new and improved lower playground on Friday, April 30 with a special appearance from a local sporting hero.