Place: Lough Erne
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Next Tuesday marks the origins of an American conspiracy to depict Éamon de Valera and his government as morally indifferent to the outcome of the Second World War. Historian and authorargues that false claims about neutrality have produced possibly the greatest distortion of Irish history since independence.
Sat, 11 Aug, 2018
IF ever you feel compelled to search for deeper reasons why Fermanagh are one of only two counties to have never won their provincial football Championship, you could find something in the tale of Father Theobald Mathew.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2018
One of the best short videos of a humpback whale leaping vertically, full body, out of the sea was taken just outside Courtmacsherry Bay by a visitor aboard Mark Gannon’s angling boat.
Mon, 28 May, 2018
on the statutes, structures, and settings which focuses a golfer’s mind and lasts long in the memory.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Luna McKinney who drowned in County Fermanagh in April.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
Auditing firm KPMG was paid fees and expenses of over €770,000 concerning the administration of the five-star Lough Erne resort, new documents show.
Wed, 04 Jan, 2017
Wed, 30 Nov, 2016
Sat, 11 Jun, 2016
Ireland was officially neutral in the Second World War but, 75 years ago today, German bombers brought the blitz to Dublin.asks if it was error or conspiracy, and shows how the incident shines a light on our young nation’s complex relationships with the Allied and Axis powers
Tue, 31 May, 2016
Tue, 26 Apr, 2016
Colm McLoughlin, executive vice-chairman of Dubai Duty Free, has indicated that the company’s sponsorship of golf’s Irish Open has the potential to stretch far beyond the current three-year term, which is due to expire in 2018.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2016
The owners of the five-star Lough Erne Resort last night said they “extremely disappointed” at the European Tour’s decision not to host the 2017 Irish Open at the Fermanagh resort.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
Thirty-five people were saved from likely death last year by lifeboat crews who rescued more than 1,200 people in Irish waters.
Thu, 28 Jan, 2016
Fri, 30 Oct, 2015
Like the 46A bus to Dun Laoghaire, which would take an age to come and then arrive with another stuck to its exhaust pipe, there are signs that things are about to start moving apace in Irish golf.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
Another year, another Irish Open and the debates continue as to the best venue and time of year to play one of the most popular tournaments on the European Tour.
Mon, 01 Jun, 2015
Stephen Rogers visits the five-star resort hotel that hosted the G8 summit in 2013 on the shores of Castle Hume Lough.
Sat, 09 May, 2015
When John Lennon and Paul McCartney wrote “With a Little Help from My Friends” they never have imagined it would become one of the biggest sellers of all time.
Sat, 14 Mar, 2015
The good summer weather last year resulted in an increase in the number of people rescued by lifeboats.
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015
Fota Island Resort is in the market to welcome back the Irish Open to Cork "in the not too distant future", as the city and county prepares to bid for a number of spectacular international sporting events on the back of a successful staging of the European Tour event.
Wed, 17 Dec, 2014
Rory McIlroy might be big box office, but the Irish Open still needs a commitment from the Irish Government to ensure the event builds on the momentum of what promises to be an 80,000 sellout at Royal County Down next May.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2014
It’s been just over two weeks since Donegal turned the bookies odds on their head and delivered their finest display of the Jim McGuinness era, seeing off heavily-favoured Dublin with a pulsating semi-final performance that few outside the set-up saw coming.
Fri, 19 Sep, 2014
Jim McGuinness admitted he used the training camp at Lough Erne last week to try prepare his side for every eventuality Kerry could throw at them in Sunday’s All-Ireland final.
Thu, 18 Sep, 2014
If Mike Frank Russell knows Jim McGuinness like he thinks he does, then the Donegal manager will have a plan of action for dealing with Colm Cooper in the All-Ireland final.
Wed, 10 Sep, 2014
CLASS. Sheer class. That’s the only summation to describe the show that has been going on this week at the Fota Island Resort.
Sat, 21 Jun, 2014
The body of a man has been recovered from Lough Erne in Fermanagh.
Sat, 17 May, 2014
A search operation has resumed in county Fermanagh this morning for a man who is missing after a boat with six people on board capsized yesterday.
Sat, 17 May, 2014
A search and rescue operation in Co. Fermanagh has been stood down for the evening.
Fri, 16 May, 2014
Donald Trump yesterday confirmed he has been in touch with the European Tour with a view to staging the Irish Open at his recently acquired links at Doonbeg in West Clare.
Tue, 13 May, 2014
A Wicklow car hire service was paid over €82,000 ($114,000) to ferry around the US first lady, her two daughters, and entourage during a short visit to Dublin last June.
Thu, 10 Apr, 2014
The joint administrators of the five-star Lough Erne resort that last year staged the G8 summit believe that unsecured creditors owed £3.5m (€4.25m) from the hotel’s administration will not be paid.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2014
We always knew it was going to be a big year, and it started a little earlier for us than usual.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2014
An unknown artist has made a spectacular breakthrough by producing a painting fit for the walls of David Cameron’s Downing Street offices.
Wed, 25 Dec, 2013
The K Club’s Ryder Cup course has been voted the country’s top parkland course for 2014 by readers of Golfing Weekly. Its sister course at the Straffan estate, the Smurfit Course, came in at No 15.
Sat, 07 Dec, 2013
Two people have been rescued after an aircraft ditched in county Fermanagh earlier this evening.
Fri, 15 Nov, 2013
Anything that’s good enough for a gang of world leaders is good enough for Wishlist.
Sun, 10 Nov, 2013
William Dargan: an honourable life 1799-1867
Sat, 14 Sep, 2013
THE fact that our lakes and rivers still contain many biological surprises was emphasised recently when it was announced that freshwater jellyfish had been discovered in Lough Derg and Lough Erne.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2013
THE second Happy Days International Beckett Festival, devoted to Irish literary giant, Samuel Beckett, is on this week in Enniskillen. Beckett lived in the Fermanagh town during his teenage years, when he was a boarding student at Portora Royal School.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2013
Home hero Shane Lowry holds the key to the O’Meara Course at Carton House beating off serious competition to host next year’s Irish Open.
Tue, 02 Jul, 2013
The luxury Fermanagh hotel which hosted the most peaceful G8 in history could be sold by the end of the summer, it was revealed today.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2013
At least one landmark in Enniskillen can already claim a tourism spin-off from the G8 summit.
Wed, 19 Jun, 2013