Strabane Market reopens at new venue for 2018 season


This Friday, April 27 will see the welcome return of the new Strabane food and craft market, featuring an exciting showcase of quality artisan products from the local area. This is the second year of the Derry City and Strabane District Council market that will operate on the last Friday of every month. The market […]


Spring at The Alley


SUMMER is heading for the Alley Theatre with a new programme of events full of music, comedy, drama and exhibitions. Check out what’s on this April and May. For full listing of events visit www.alley-theatre.com C21 THEATRE PRESENTS MAY THE ROAD RISE UP A fast-paced, comedy rollercoaster about a woman who resolves to live life to […]


Business Boost sets Ink Wing Academy on pathway to grow


Castlederg creative writing facilitator and educator Michelle Young has successfully expanded the client base of her Ink Wing Academy in recent months thanks to mentoring she received in Derry City and Strabane District Council’s Business Boost programme. The Ink Wing Academy deliver writing skills projects in local schools and community groups aimed at giving young […]


Public invited to attend Easter Monday commemoration


, Carr BRIAN Cawley, chairperson of Tyrone National Graves, has invited the public to the annual Tyrone National Graves Association County Commemoration in Carrickmore on Easter Monday at 3pm. Mr Cawley said, “I look forward to seeing large crowds this year again in Carrickmore at our annual County Commemoration. Everyone is welcome and Tyrone National […]


‘Don’t be denied your vote’ – Begley


Sinn Féin candidate in the Westminster by-election, Órfhlaith Begley, is urging people in the constituency to ensure they are registered to vote in time for polling day. “The right to vote was hard won in the North so it is very important that people ensure they do not allow that right to be taken off […]


Strabane residents urged to attend Consumer Parliament


Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council Maolíosa McHugh launches the Consumer Parliament which takes place on March 23 at the Guildhall. The Consumer Council is reminding consumers and residents of Strabane to have their say on the consumer issues that concern them. The Consumer Council is staging a free‘Consumer Parliament’, in partnership with […]