Local parents set to look on the ‘Brightside’


Mia Coyle outside Brightside Daycare which will have state of the art facilities when it opens this September. AN exciting new daycare facility is set to open in Strabane this September. Based in the heart of the town, Brightside Daycare will offer full-time and part-time places for children aged three months to 12 years. With […]


New Carpentry and Joinery Course at NWRC Strabane


You can now study Carpentry and Joinery at Strabane New Carpentry and Joinery Course Carves World-Class Opportunity for Strabane North West Regional College has announced details of a new full time Carpentry and Joinery course to start in Strabane in September 2017. The Level 2 course, based at Strabane’s Derry Road campus, offers a diverse […]


Experience Part-Time Learning with NWRC


Enrolments open 18th May 2017 North West Regional College has announced details of the Part-Time Courses it will offer across the College starting from September 2017, and enrolments for these programmes will open with a special enrolment session at 8.30am on Thursday 18th May at its Strabane Campus on Derry Road, Strand Road Campus in […]


Council appeals to blue bin users to improve recycling


Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council Alderman Hilary McClintock pictured with Dessie McCrystal at the launch of the council’s new waste management app, Bin-Ovation, which is available for Android and iOS. FOLLOWING on from the recent launch of council’s new ‘Bin-Ovation’ app, encouraging residents to learn more about bin collections, recycling and its […]


Spring into Easter in the Fermanagh Lakelands


Why not spend your Easter break in the fun and family friendly Fermanagh Lakelands? Here is just a taste of what’s happening around the county over the Easter break. On 9th April, you, your family and friends can spend a wonderful Sunday at Crom Castle and dine in splendour overlooking the Gardens. Guests can book […]


LegenDerry Food Festival set to attract the crowds


Celebrity chef Brian Turner will be appearing at the LegenDerry Food Festival. THE LegenDerry Food Festival, winner of Best Event at the NI Year of Food and Drink Awards, is back for three gourmet days in Northern Ireland’s foodie capital – Destination Delicious – from March 17-19 as part of Derry City and Strabane District […]


Play Stations celebrates its after schools childcare


STRABANE’S newest school aged after school childcare based on the first floor at Play Stations on Bradley Way is due to celebrate its half year anniversary. School-aged, Play, After-school, Childcare and Educational (SPACE) Stations opened its doors to families requiring childcare from P1-P7 on February 22 and continues to grow from strength to strength.The group […]