FOUR Tyrone drivers produced impressive drives on Saturday of last week to finish the demanding Carryduff Forklift Down Rally, which was won by Jonny Greer and Kirsty Riddick in their Citroen DS3 R5. A full entry of 130 crews started the one day event based around Lisburn, Hillsborough and Castlewellan but only 84 […]
DERG high jump sensation Sommer Lecky produced the performance of a lifetime to clinch a silver medal at the U20 World Championships in Tampere, Finland yesterday (Sunday). Competing against the very best young jumpers on the planet, the supremely-gifted Castlederg teenager cleared an incredible 1.90m to claim runners-up spot behind Belarusian athlete Karyna Taranda (1.92m). […]
ACTION in the Super Eights beckons for Tyrone after they confidently swept aside the challenge of Cork in round four of the All-Ireland Qualifiers.
THE Tinnies in Strabane were among three buildings across the district which were lit up in the colours of the Palestinian flag.
A STRABANE teacher who is set to retire after over four decades in education says she has nothing but good memories from her time in the classroom.
CASTLEDERG fisherman are still reeling at the news that the town has been selected as the venue for next year’s North West Angling Fair.
GET ready to Strajamba like never before as this year’s Summer Jamm festival line up has just been revealed, and with world class acts like The Hothouse Flowers it promises a party to remember Running from Friday, June 22 to Sunday, June 24, the theme of this year’s […]
HIT BBC Northern Ireland TV show, The Blame Game will be filmed in Strabane, it has been announced. Featuring regular panellists Neil Delaware, Colin Murphy and Jake O’Kane, this instalment of the comedy panel show will also feature Strabane’s own Ruairi Woods. As usual, the show will be hosted by Tim McGarry of […]
Wedding fever is firmly in the air in Newtownstewart as the local Presbyterian Church prepares for a wedding dress festival. With all eyes on Meghan Markle last Saturday as she walked down the aisle, the attention will turn to the Newtown Church the following weekend for a very special event. With dresses […]
TYRONE star Peter Harte has pleaded with the game’s authorities to stop tampering with the structures and rules of football heading into a summer of seismic change in the sport. With the advent of the Super 8 quarter-final group stages this year, Croke Park has totally revamped the Championship calendar in 2018, but however […]