A FOOD bank in Strabane came another step closer to becoming a reality this week, after the charity First Housing weighed in with its support.
Oil companies’ and government levies are forcing the poorest families in Strabane into drastic ‘heat or eat’ choices, it has been claimed.
Folk rockers The Heads of State take to the stage tonight (Saturday) with their debut appearance at the home of local music, Dicey Rileys.
STRABANE is among 12 flood risk areas across Tyrone to be examined by two new forums set up under an EU directive.
A STRABANE man who took a minibus for a drunken joyride after stealing the keys from a taxi office has been jailed for six months.
A STRABANE woman has revealed how she stands to lose £400 per year when the so called ‘bedroom tax’ is implemented.
The 33-year-old, who asked not to be named, told the Strabane Chronicle that her housing benefit will be cut by £32 per month when the welfare changes take hold. She is one of around 32,000 social housing tenants across the North set to be affected by the tax.
FOLK rockers The Heads of State return to the stage this Saturday night with their debut appearance at the home of local music, Dicey Rileys.
FEARS are growing that one of Strabane’s most iconic businesses, Linton and Robinson, has gone bust with the loss of dozens of jobs.
STRABANE’S pedestrian bridge project has taken a step forward this week, with the appointment of a new design team.
NEWTOWNSTEWART lad Ryan Fair got to live every young Northern Ireland fan’s dream as he walked out with the team prior to the recent Israel game at Windsor Park.