Newtownbutler

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It was the Crown case that the shooting happened outside St Mary’s Catholic Church in Newtownbutler on February 11th, 2015. File photograph: Ronan McGrade/Pacemaker Press

A father and son have been jailed for a total of seven and a half years over a shooting incident at a Traveller wedding which led to a relative being (...)

Raymond Monteith and his daughter Diane from Strabane. Raymond’s brother-in-law James Fowler was shot by the IRA in Omagh.

As he peered out of the bus window at the spot where the IRA carried out much of its terror campaign in rural Fermanagh, David Temple is reminded of t(...)

Bishop Henry Richmond:  January 1936–March  2017

Bishop Henry Richmond, who has died in his 82nd year, was a retired Church of England bishop and Fermanagh Orangeman, an adviser to the Lesbian and Ga(...)

Desmond Fahy, defending, hit out at the pace of the PSNI investigation of the case, describing progress to date as “lamentable”.

Prosecutors failed on Tuesday in a High Court bid to block the release from custody of a father and son accused of killing a relative at a family wedd(...)

Gardaí at the removal of Barney McGinley from Flynns Funeral Directors, Athlone, Co Westmeath. Photograph: James Flynn/APX

A Garda presence was evident at the removal in Athlone on Sunday night of Barney McGinley (63) who was shot dead at a family wedding in Fermanagh on W(...)