Covid-19 vaccine soon available for 16 and 17-year-olds

FROM this Friday, 16 and 17-year-olds across the North will be able to receive their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. Regional vaccination centres and walk-in clinics across the country will be providing walk-in Pfizer first jabs for the age group from August 6, as recommended by The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI). […]

Ambulance service apologises for response delay to call

BY PAUL McELWEE THE Ambulance Service has apologised after a woman who collapsed at a church in Aghyaran was forced to wait nearly an hour-a-half for a response to the 999 call. The incident happened while the woman was attending a funeral at Termonamongan Chapel. She collapsed at the altar and the church was cleared […]

Keeping the pooch perfect

ONE of the first things most people did when emerging from the mundanity of lockdown was to get themselves groomed. Hairdressers and barbers throughou

Harte and McCurry shoot Red Hands to Ulster Final win

By Alan Rodgers LATE scores from Peter Harte and Darren McCurry fired Tyrone to their 16th Ulster title thanks to a nerve-wrecking victory over Monaghan by 0-16 to 0-15. The Red Hands had to show all their guile and experience to close out an enthralling provincial decider before an attendance of 18000 at Croke Park. […]