Principal David Canning says he is surprised at the number of past pupils who have made contact regarding the school’s half centenary.
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WHITE Male Actors are set to release their debut EP tonight (Saturday, October 18) in Dicey Reilly’s.Read more ›
Eleanor Shanley says she can’t wait to work with Strabane’s young people during this weekend’s Johnny Crampsie Festival. The Tangled Roots singer, who will be appearing in concert at the Alley Theatre this Saturday night, is also holding a workshop for kids with other members of the band. Organised by Strabane trad group CRAIC, the opening night of this year’s festival (Friday 17) will feature the group themselves on the Alley stage with special guests Brendan Gallagher, Missing Time, The Hegarty Duo, yarn spinner and singer George Murphy as well as a performance by the Niamh Browne School of Irish […]Read more ›
A NEW scarecrow competition is being organised for Strabane, in the run-up to Halloween.Read more ›
STRABANE Academy students entered the CultureTECH’s Big Video Challenge competition where pupils were asked to make a short STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) STEM related video.Read more ›
School children from across the Strabane District have been busily preparing for this year’s three day Diwali Festival of Lights which gets under way on Thursday. Things kick off with a special Diwali presentation by six local primary schools in the Alley Theatre from 11.30am-1pm. From there things move to the SECA office at Abercorn Square on Sunday, October 19. Workshops in sari tying, Henna art and Rangoli will take place from 3.30pm and Indian snacks will be served. The festival culminates on October 25 with an entire evening devoted to Diwali. Indian food, music, dance and fashion will be […]Read more ›