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Man held in Strabane over pipe bomb attack released - BBC News
A man arrested in County Tyrone in connection with a pipe bomb attack has been released without charge. The man, who is in his 40s, was arrested in Strabane on Wednesday morning. The arrest was in relation to a pipe bomb attack on a police patrol in ...
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 20:31:40 GMT
Euromillions: Strabane woman Margaret Loughrey wins £27m - BBC News
An unemployed woman from Strabane, County Tyrone, has won almost £27m in the Euromillions lottery. Margaret Loughrey, 48, matched five numbers and two lucky stars in Tuesday night's draw. The win is the biggest ever jackpot in Northern Ireland and the ...
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:24:49 GMT
Police targeted in Strabane pipe bomb attack - BBC News
A police patrol was the target of a pipe bomb attack in County Tyrone on Saturday, the PSNI has said. A security alert began in the Ballycolman estate, Strabane, at about 20:25 GMT after a report that something had been thrown at police earlier that ...
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 12:01:14 GMT
Strabane set for new government services centre - Belfast Telegraph
Making the announcement, Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland said: “I'm delighted that we have been able to work with our colleagues across government to deliver a joined up service for the people of Strabane. This will be a new, modern ...
Thu, 28 Nov 2013 15:27:45 GMT
Strabane Irish army man got into fight after night out binge drinking in Dublin - Highland Radio
Two members of the Irish Army, one of them from Strabane, face being discharged from the army after getting into a fight in Dublin after a night out “binge drinking”. 30-year-old Michael Kearney and 25-year-old Andrew Gilmore will sentenced at Dublin ...
Thu, 28 Nov 2013 16:39:35 GMT
Mystery of Union flag flown at Strabane Social Security Office after 14-year gap - An Phoblacht
THE flying of the Union flag at Strabane Social Security Office in November – for the first time since 1999 – is now the subject of a Freedom of Information request after the minister and chief executive responsible for the office denied issuing an ...
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 14:39:17 GMT
Strabane gets 60 jobs with new nightclub - BBC News
Sixty new jobs are to be created in Strabane, County Tyrone, with the opening of a new "super venue" bar and nightclub. Ruby's bar and nightclub is expected to open at the end of the month with around 25 full-time and 35 part-time jobs. It will open at ...
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 09:35:01 GMT
Video: Strabane and Lifford vote Yes to Irish unity - An Phoblacht
THE People's Referendum on Irish unity in the border towns of Strabane and Lifford in Tyrone and Donegal on the 23 November saw the public vote overwhelmingly in favour of reunification. Chairperson of the Strabane and Lifford 'United Ireland - You ...
Mon, 25 Nov 2013 11:29:20 GMT