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Fri, 14 Jun 2024 12:52:17 +0100
The world is a little dimmer without Ella
Martina Anderson gave the funeral oration for Volunteer Ella O’Dwyer who died last week. Anderson described her friend and comrade as ‘a soldier, a revolutionary, a loving, dedicated Irish Republican’, whose life was ‘a testament to the strug...

Mon, 10 Jun 2024 10:12:52 +0100
A prisoner’s Christmas
In 2007, for a Christmas edition An Phoblacht sat down with Ella O’Dwyer and Martina Anderson to capture their prison Christmas experiences. It is a great insight into the comradery among prisoners at the time, and crucially into the wit and humour...

Fri, 07 Jun 2024 13:02:00 +0100
A star that shone brightly - Volunteer Ella O’Dwyer remembered
Writer, journalist, political activist, IRA volunteer and former prisoner Ella O’Dwyer who died suddenly this week is remembered in a personal tribute by her close friend and comrade Martina Anderson.

Fri, 31 May 2024 09:28:23 +0100
The death of Michael Gaughan
IN JUNE 1974, Ireland was in turmoil as the Troubles were in their fifth year. In the Six Counties, internment without trial was in force and the British Army was on the rampage throughout nationalist areas.

Mon, 20 May 2024 11:02:26 +0100
Raymond McCreesh and Patsy O’Hara – Died on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh, 21 May 1981
THURSDAY, 21 MAY 1981, witnessed the deaths of two more Hunger Strikers. Raymond McCreesh passed away at 2:30am. That evening, Patsy O’Hara died. The deaths of Raymond and Patsy – who had started the strike on the same day, died on the same day a...

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Thu, 20 Jun 2024 12:46:53 +0100
Community Advice Fermanagh offers help amid cost crisis
Community Advice Fermanagh is urging communities grappling with the cost of living crisis to use its local debt advisors.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 09:00:00 +0100
Phase two of Ulster Canal project finished, costing €28.4m
Phase two of the Ulster Canal redevelopment project is officially complete following a €28.4 million investment.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 09:27:48 +0100
Royal Mint rare 20p coin worth more than £50 sells on eBay
The 20p piece is a rare “mule” coin dating from 2008, and fetched more than 250 times its face value at auction.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 16:22:03 +0100
Body discovered on County Donegal beach
Gardaí were alerted to the discovery of a body on the Tullan Strand in Bundoran, Co Donegal at approximately 10.45am this morning, Thursday, June 20.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 15:28:00 +0100
'Angel with a stethoscope' shortlisted for Community Champion award
Christine Duffy, a humble nurse who has helped hundreds of people across Fermanagh has been shortlisted for the Community Champion of the Year award at The Impartial Reporter Community Champion awards in association with Encirc.

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