Emer Maguire (23), was asked to write and perform the song, ‘Lazarus’ for the forthcoming film on Fermanagh-born ultra runner, Tom McGrath. ‘Lazarus Running’ is the story of Tom’s life, as a New York bar owner and a world record holder.
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Strabane is the place to be today (Saturday) as the prestigious Brass Band League Championships will be held in the...
Terrence’s son Ryan O’Donnell gets his “comeuppance” on the waxing table. The local man had...
Following their sell out debut performance at the Alley Theatre, Strabane and their much acclaimed performance of Sacred...
This month you will be amazed as Fidget Feet Aerial Dance Theatre Company bring their brand new show to the Alley on Tuesday, April 28. The Elves and the Shoe Maker is a charming show from Ireland’s top aerial dance theatre which features a lovely mix of comedy, storytelling and the cutest elves that you’ve ever seen!Read more ›
LOCAL school children got sporty recently in support of Unicef’s ‘Day for Change’ campaign. For 25 years UNICEF has been working with schools on its Day For Change, the aim being to provide young people with the opportunity to learn what life is like for children around the world. This year the theme was about protecting children caught in emergencies, such as the recent Philippines typhoon and the Syria conflict. A number of charity fundraisers were held locally with a view to purchasing emergency water kits – £50 buying equipment for five families. To mark the day for change St […]Read more ›
HOLLYWOOD legend David Hasslehoff has given his seal of approval to a forthcoming dance event in Strabane. The former star of Baywatch and Knightrider, ‘the Hoff’ as he is affectionately known, offered his support to Ultimate Dance Kraze, which is set to take place at the Melmount Centre (the Den) on May 1 and 2. “A big shout out to Johnny Beatz and Terence Lafferty, the producers,” the Hoff said this week. “I hope I got the names close. Good on you. Great. Have fun,” he said in his short video message to organisers. One of those mentioned in the […]Read more ›
“IT’S like going to Mass and not saying your prayers – there’s no point doing it.”Read more ›
A CHARITY leg waxing and head shaving will take place in Conway’s Bar in Newtownstewart tonight (Friday), to raise funds for the Sperrin Unit at Altnagelvin Hospital.Read more ›
Momentum is quickly gathering for this year’s Rotary Annual Primary/National School Choir Competition. The organisers are delighted to welcome back main sponsor Pat Kirk Ltd, Strabane which is backing the competition for the fourth year in succession.Read more ›