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Omagh principal’s mental health plea after deaths

THE principal of Drumragh Integrated College has this week spoken out about the national ‘epidemic’ of rising anxiety levels among students. Voicing his concerns about the lack of government funding for mental health services within Northern Ireland, head teacher Nigel Frith says that investment in preventative measures are vitally required before a young person hits […]

Omagh and Fermanagh suffered most road deaths in 2016

ONCE again the local region suffered more road deaths than any other part of the North during 2016.   Figures from the PSNI show that the Fermanagh and Omagh region had ten deaths compared with eight deaths in 2015 and 11 deaths in 2014.   Last month, a single vehicle crash on the A5 between […]

Over 200 suicide deaths in Tyrone constituencies

  ALMOST 50 people died by suicide over the last five years in West Tyrone, figures released to the Stormont Assembly have revealed. The figures which cover from 2011 to 2015 inclusive, show that the overall number of deaths recorded in the North rose to 318, which is the highest number since records began.   […]

Men’s sudden deaths – 1965

50 YEARS AGO/1965: THE jury at two inquests were told that two men found by roadsides where they had fallen, and who died later in hospital, succumbed to natural causes. The jury returned verdicts in accordance with the medical evidence.