# Fermanagh

Last week
21st May 2023 - 27th May 2023
# Cuilcagh Mountain
State to acquire almost 1,000 hectares of upland habitat close to the ‘Stairway to Heaven’
It will benefit the work of the Cuilcagh Lakelands GeoPark, which is described as the ‘world’s first cross-border GeoPark’.
Last month
April 2023
# Ulster Championship
Derry cruise to first defence of Ulster
Oak Leafers steam roll Ernesiders
# Ulster Championship
Derry cruise to first defence of Ulster
Oak Leafers steam roll Ernesiders
# long read
The Ballad of Barry Owens
Fifteen years on from when Fermanagh last beat Derry, they are big-game hunting once more.
# breffni boost
Second-half surge steers Cavan to back-to-back league crowns
Mickey Graham’s side were crowned Division 3 champions after a six-point win over Fermanagh in Croke Park.
This year
# Wrap
Cavan and Offaly continue winning ways; McEntee's Sligo overcome McConville's Wicklow
In Division 4, Leitrim and Laois lead the way with two wins from two.
# Wrap
Derry too strong for Limerick, Fermanagh defeat O'Byrne Cup champions Longford
Ulster sides Derry and Fermanagh made winning starts to their Allianz Football League campaigns.
Last year
# Northern Ireland
Condemnation after woman asks Arlene Foster for selfie before chanting 'Up the Ra'
The IRA tried to kill Foster’s father and blow up her school bus
# around the grounds
Éire Óg lift Clare senior crown again, Galway hurling semi-final draw is made
The Nire (Waterford) and Enniskillen Gaels (Fermanagh) won county senior titles today.
# around the grounds
Crossmaglen are champions of Armagh again, Glen retain Derry senior title
There were Leinster first round wins for Portarlington of Laois and Ardee St Mary’s of Louth today.
# they go again
All-Ireland ladies junior final replay set for the Athletics Grounds
Fermanagh and Antrim played out a draw at Croke Park on Sunday.
# Bomber
Fermanagh All-Ireland winner seals AFLW return
Joanne Doonan has committed to signing for Essendon, having recently excelled in the second-tier VFLW.
All time
# Court
Man found guilty of murdering wife in Fermanagh to serve at least 20 years in prison
Stephen McKinney, 45, killed Lu Na McKinney while the couple were on a boating holiday with their children in 2017.
# Ricey
Cavan set to add Tyrone All-Ireland winner to senior management team
Ryan McMenamin has been in charge of the Fermanagh footballers for the past two years.
# Ricey
Ryan McMenamin steps down as Fermanagh boss after two years in charge
A three-time All-Ireland winner with Tyrone, McMenamin’s reign has been hugely impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.
# Young Guns
Donegal end Tyrone's three-in-a-row bid and set up Ulster semi-final clash with Monaghan
Down and Fermanagh also won their respective Ulster U20 football quarter-finals tonight.
# Concern
Monaghan's comfortable win over Fermanagh overshadowed by Conor McManus injury
A 10-point win came at a cost.
# Fermanagh
Taoiseach expresses confidence that NI powersharing will be preserved
Martin was among political leaders attending a meeting of the British Irish Council in Co Fermanagh today.
McGuigan stars with 0-8 as Derry clinch top spot and Cavan face fight to avoid drop
Fermanagh drew with Longford to clinch the other promotion play-off spot from Division 3 North.
# wattlebridge
Continuity IRA may have fired shots at civilian helicopter in Fermangh, PSNI says
The dissident group were said to have claimed to have fired upon a police helicopter last week.
# Report
Seven-goal Wicklow set up All-Ireland final meeting with Fermanagh
The sides will contest the TG4 All-Ireland Junior Championship decider after today’s semi-final victories.
# Criticism
'There's two tiers in the GAA - one for the big counties and one for the wee counties'
Fermanagh football boss Ryan McMenamin was critical of the GAA as his Covid-hit side were relegated.
# Fermanagh
PSNI arrests 10 people in historical sexual abuse investigation
All 10 people are aged between 63 and 78 and were arrested in Fermanagh, Belfast and Derry.
Human remains found in car recovered from lake during search for man missing for 18 years
Michael ‘Tony’ Lynch went missing from his home in Co Monaghan on 6 January 2002.
# Fermanagh
Car of man missing for 18 years recovered from lake in Fermanagh
Gardaí attached to the Clones area of Monaghan launched a renewed appeal for information earlier this year.
# Charged
Man (29) charged over murder of 18-year-old John Paul McDonagh in Co Fermanagh
The 18-year-old died following an altercation in Enniskillen on Saturday night.
# Murder Inquiry
Man arrested over killing of John Paul McDonagh in Fermanagh
The 18-year-old died following an altercation in Enniskillen on Saturday night.
# Rosslea
Fermanagh security alert was elaborate hoax carried out by dissident republicans, gardaí say
The gardaí thanked the community in the Cavan and Monaghan border area for its understanding.
# orange crush
Fermanagh sink deeper into relegation trouble as Armagh cruise in Enniskillen
The Orchard County netted three times in Brewster Park.
# Fermanagh
Four arrested in Kevin Lunney torture probe released
The two men and one woman were detained in the Fermanagh area by the PSNI on Thursday.
# kesh
Man (37) arrested over attempted murder of off-duty police officer in Fermanagh
The PSNI said today it believed “organised criminal elements” were responsible for the act.
# Fermanagh
Investigation launched after off-duty police officer confronted at home by masked man with shot-gun
The attempted murder is being investigated by the PSNI in Fermanagh.
# Natasha Carruthers
Two men jailed for causing woman's death in Fermanagh car chase two years ago
The woman was a passenger in one of the vehicles when a collision occurred between the two cars.
# Mullingar
Men to appear in court over social media threats to kill
It’s believed the arrests are connected to a machete attack carried out last weekend.
# Athlone
Fermanagh machete attack: Gardaí make three arrests over social media 'threats to kill'
This morning, gardaí conducted a number of planned searches in the Athlone area.
# Oliver O’Reilly
Taoiseach praises Cavan priest's 'considerable courage' for hitting out at Kevin Lunney abduction
A cross-border police investigation into the incident is underway.
# Fermanagh
'She is a hero': Girl (13) was protecting 11-month-old nephew when stabbed
The girl was seriously injured when a gang of men armed with machetes forced their way into a house in Lisnaskea.
# lisnaskea
Girl (13) in critical condition following machete attack in Fermanagh
The PSNI said a gang forced entry into a property in Lisnaskea at around 9.15pm last night and carried out the attack.
# qih
'I heard it breaking and I roared': Quinn director Kevin Lunney describes kidnap and torture by border gang
The businessman detailed his traumatic ordeal in a BBC interview last night.
# pact
DUP to step aside and support UUP candidate in Fermanagh
Arlene Foster said she believes in unionist co-operation.