‘The scariest experience of my life’


A YOUNG mother-to-be has described her battle with Covid-19 as “the scariest experience” of her life. Aoife McGrath (25) from Sion Mills, presented to Altnagelvin Hospital back a number of weeks ago when her condition deteriorated drastically, after contracting the virus. Describing how she could barely take more than a few steps without becoming breathless, […]


‘Pharmacy Collect’ service launches for rapid Covid-19


The Health Minister has launched a new ‘Pharmacy Collect’ service which enables people to collect rapid Covid-19 tests from selected community pharmacies. The introduction of the Pharmacy Collect service will significantly increase the range of locations that people who require rapid tests can access them. Welcoming the service, Robin Swann said that testing is ‘one […]


Euromillions winner Margaret Loughrey found dead


STRABANE woman, Margaret Loughrey, who famously won a £27m Euromillions jackpot eight years ago, has died. The PSNI said they received a report of the sudden death of a woman at the Ballycolman Lane area of Strabane today. Sources close to her family have confirmed that it was Ms Loughrey. Advertisement A PSNI spokesperson said, […]


‘The scariest experience of my life’


A YOUNG mother-to-be has described her battle with Covid-19 as “the scariest experience” of her life. Aoife McGrath (25) from Sion Mills, presented to Altnagelvin Hospital back a number of weeks ago when her condition deteriorated drastically, after contracting the virus. Describing how she could barely take more than a few steps without becoming breathless, […]