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# strabane - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Tributes paid to elderly Tyrone couple who died with Covid-19 just hours apart

Owen and Bredge Ward died in Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry on Tuesday.

# strabane - Monday 5 October, 2020

New Covid-19 restrictions take effect in Derry and Strabane

The new measures officially come into place today.

# strabane - Sunday 4 October, 2020

46-year-old woman becomes first in NI to be charged with breaking Covid-19 regulations

The woman will appear in court tomorrow.

# strabane - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Derry and Strabane put under new Covid-19 restrictions

Northern Ireland’s north west region has one of the highest infection levels in the UK.

# strabane - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Three people arrested as knives and hatchets seized at funeral in Co Tyrone

Scuffles broke out during the service at a church on the Melmount Road in Strabane this morning.

# strabane - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Man arrested following discovery of mortar device 'designed to injure or murder' police

The device was discovered in Church View, Strabane in Co Tyrone on Saturday, 7 September.

# strabane - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Two men arrested in investigation into INLA-linked criminality in Derry and Strabane

They have been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite for questioning by police.

# strabane - Friday 13 September, 2019

Recent attempted bombings in Northern Ireland could drag us all back to the Troubles

A recent attempted mortar attack in Strabane has all the hallmarks of the past, writes Tom Clonan.

# strabane - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Man arrested over New IRA bomb found outside family home in Tyrone

Police believe the New IRA intended to fire the mortar into Strabane police station.

# strabane - Monday 9 September, 2019

New IRA responsible for mortar device left outside Co Tyrone homes, PSNI claims

The device was discovered outside homes in the Church View Close area in Strabane on Saturday.

# strabane - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Mortar bomb found near Strabane police station 'callous attempt to kill' officers

A 33-year-old man was arrested in the early hours of the morning under terrorism legislation.

# strabane - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Homes evacuated after suspect device found near Strabane police station

A number of homes have been evacuated while the object is examined.

# strabane - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Gallagher opponent named for Dublin card as Bellator prepare for second Irish show this year

The promotion returns to the 3Arena on 27 September, with the Strabane native likely to headline the card.

# strabane - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Man (32) arrested under Terrorism Act on suspicion of selling illegal lotto tickets for Portlaoise prisoners

The suspect was arrested in Co Tyrone yesterday.

# strabane - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Teenager charged over cordless drill attack that left woman 'gravely' injured

A 38-year-old woman remains in critical condition in hospital after the attack.

# strabane - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Homophobic motive suspected after teenager allegedly inflicts serious head injury on woman with cordless drill

The alleged assault happened in Strabane, Co Tyrone, at about 2am this morning.

# strabane - Sunday 29 April, 2018

10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found

Three men were arrested following the discovery.

# strabane - Thursday 1 February, 2018

There'll be no Irish flags allowed in Strabane's St. Patrick's Day parade

The council is supporting the parade for the first time and wants a cross community event.

# strabane - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Man connected to Regency Hotel shooting dies at home after terminal illness

Murray is believed to have been involved in the Regency Hotel shooting last year.

# strabane - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Pipe bomb thrown through window lands close to sleeping woman

It was recovered by an occupant of the house and thrown into a nearby hedge.

# strabane - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

PSNI officers 'incredibly lucky' to have survived explosion in Strabane last night

Local residents have been asked to leave their homes to facilitate a PSNI inquiry.

# strabane - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Police called to canteen brawl at Tyrone secondary school

Police said no serious injuries were reported following the altercation.

# strabane - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Man arrested after pointing laser at police helicopter in North

The incident happened during a security alert which saw residents evacuated from their homes.

# strabane - Thursday 5 May, 2016

14 arrested at paramilitary-style funeral of man shot in Dublin pub

The PSNI says all the men were arrested under the Terrorism Act.

# strabane - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 of the most Tyrone things that have ever happened The Red Hand

15 of the most Tyrone things that have ever happened

Where would you get it?

# strabane - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Man missing since Wednesday may be in Donegal

He has a tattoo on each side of his neck saying ‘mum’ and ‘dad’.

# strabane - Monday 16 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Strabane is really getting into the Christmas spirit (NSFW) Xmas Is Balls

Strabane is really getting into the Christmas spirit (NSFW)

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# strabane - Thursday 23 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge A Derry bus driver has gone viral after doing the most Irish thing ever Sound

A Derry bus driver has gone viral after doing the most Irish thing ever

34 Loop The Loops please.

# strabane - Friday 22 August, 2014

Two men arrested after man shot in both legs

A 28-year-old man was taken to hospital with gunshot wounds to both legs.

# strabane - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Explosives found in Strabane during planned police search

The find has been linked to dissident republican activity.

# strabane - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Pipe bomb found in Strabane, an hour north of the G8 summit

The bomb was found just 80km north of Lough Erne in Enniskillen where world leaders are meeting for the annual G8 summit.

# strabane - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

PSNI locate missing Richard Smyth

The 50-year-old went missing from the Victoria Bridge area of Strabane earlier today.

# strabane - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Female pedestrian 'seriously injured' after Donegal collision

Gardaí are seeking witnesses to the accident at Coneyburrow Road, Lifford, yesterday evening.

# strabane - Monday 19 November, 2012

Missing Galway woman located

The woman was reported missing from Strabane, Co Tyrone, but has since been located.

# strabane - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Suspicious object discovered in Strabane

For the second time in two days, Army Technical Officers have been called to investigate an object in the Co Tyrone town.

# strabane - Monday 5 March, 2012

Suspicious object in Strabane an “elaborate hoax”

A controlled explosion was carried out in the Ballycolman area today.

# strabane - Thursday 5 January, 2012

English heiress turned IRA bomber Rose Dugdale gives rare interview Rose Dugdale This post contains videos

English heiress turned IRA bomber Rose Dugdale gives rare interview

Dugdale became radicalised in 1970s and joined IRA, carrying out botched bombing and Russborough House art heist.

# strabane - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Gallery: Pride and violence at Twelfth parades in Belfast Twelfth This post contains images

Gallery: Pride and violence at Twelfth parades in Belfast

Loyalists of all ages take part in Orange Order parades; Nationalist youths later turn on police. Our gallery.

Second night of violence across Northern Ireland as the Twelfth parades pass

Violence flared in parts of Belfast, Derry and Antrim last night as violence erupted before and after Orange Order parades.

# strabane - Friday 18 March, 2011

Four injured after Patrick's Day stabbing in Strabane

Four men sustain stabbing injuries after a disturbance at a bar in the Co Tyrone town – the second NI stabbing in three days.