Extra places available at Strabane day care facility

Luca and Maia Sharkey making volcanoes at Brightside Daycare. Extra places have been made available for Brightside Daycare in Strabane this September. Catering for children aged three months to 12 years. Brightside’s daily childcare programme is designed to meet every child’s needs by providing a flexible, stimulating and balanced routine which maximises learning through play […]

Excitement mounting as Dergfest line-up is revealed

Excitement is mounting as the line-up for the fifth annual DergFest has been unveiled. This much anticipated festival will once again transform Castlederg into a festival fit for a king, as thousands of people will descend upon the grounds of the castle ruins from Friday, July 27 to Sunday, July 29. Australia’s hottest DJ duo […]

Your eyes are the window to your health

Gormley Opticians in Strabane are now offering an advanced new method of checking the health of your eye known as ‘Optomap Ultra Wide Field Retinal Imaging’. This advanced technology carried out by a machine known as the Daytona Plus has just been installed at the practice and can capture more than 80% of your retina […]

Natural gas information in Ballycolman Community Centre

SGN Natural Gas will host the final information session in the latest ‘Getting Connected’ series in Ballycolman Community Centre today (Wednesday). The sessions give Strabane residents the opportunity to find out how to make the switch to the newest energy supply available in the town, as well as learn more about the connection offers currently […]

Information evening at Strabane Academy

    Strabane Academy is a controlled Grammar School which is made up of pupils from all backgrounds, regardless of religion, race, or social status. We are proud of the high level of integration which is evident through the diversity of our pupils and seek to be inclusive in all of our activities. Our caring […]

Exciting performances at the Alley

The Alley Theatre is set for a busy month with exciting performances including drama, music and comedy Not to be missed and back by popular demand is Nuala and Noleen with the craziest wedding of the year in ‘It’s Wine O’Clock’ with the ‘Winebulance’ providing the drink, the band ‘Keep er Lit’ keeping every-one on […]

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 […]

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 […]