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Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 1°C

# Strabane

This year
Three family members who died in Co Tyrone collision named locally
They had been travelling back from a funeral in England when the collision happened on the A5.
Three people arrested over attempted murder of police in Strabane last year released
The incident occurred in the Mount Carmel Heights area of Strabane in November 2022.
Last year
PSNI detectives charge man in connection with Strabane bomb attack
The man is due to appear tomorrow before Dungannon Magistrates Court.
PSNI search property and seize items as part of probe into attempted murder of police officers
Police conducted a search at a property in the Innisfree Gardens area of the town.
Man arrested as part of PSNI probe into attempted murder of police officers
A property was also searched as part of the investigation.
Sixth man arrested over attempted murder of two police officers in Co Tyrone
The 50-year-old man was arrested by detectives in the Strabane area.
Homes evacuated following discovery of suspicious object in Strabane
The object was discovered in the Innisfree Gardens area of the Co Tyrone town.
PSNI detectives arrest four men in connection with Strabane bomb attack
The incident happened on Thursday night.
PSNI investigating 'attempted murder' of two officers after bomb attack in Strabane
Last night at 11pm two constables on patrol were attacked in the Mount Carmel Heights area of County Tyrone.
Call for emergency payment to be triggered after heavy flooding in Northern Ireland
Six people were rescued following heavy flooding across Derry and Strabane.
All time
Lightning confirmed as 'most likely' cause of Strabane blaze
A storm warning had been issued across a number of counties prior to the fire.
Huge fire at coffin makers in Strabane as witnesses report lightning strike
A thunderstorm warning is place in Tyrone and 13 other counties.
Health officials say seven cases of the Indian variant have been detected in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland’s Chief Medical Officer Michael McBride said that the cases are not unexpected.
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.
New Covid-19 restrictions take effect in Derry and Strabane
The new measures officially come into place today.
46-year-old woman becomes first in NI to be charged with breaking Covid-19 regulations
The woman will appear in court tomorrow.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Homes evacuated after suspect device found near Strabane police station
A number of homes have been evacuated while the object is examined.
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.
Man (32) arrested under Terrorism Act on suspicion of selling illegal lotto tickets for Portlaoise prisoners
The suspect was arrested in Co Tyrone yesterday.
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.
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.
10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found
Three men were arrested following the discovery.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Police called to canteen brawl at Tyrone secondary school
Police said no serious injuries were reported following the altercation.
Man arrested after pointing laser at police helicopter in North
The incident happened during a security alert which saw residents evacuated from their homes.
14 arrested at paramilitary-style funeral of man shot in Dublin pub
The PSNI says all the men were arrested under the Terrorism Act.
15 of the most Tyrone things that have ever happened
Where would you get it?
Man missing since Wednesday may be in Donegal
He has a tattoo on each side of his neck saying ‘mum’ and ‘dad’.
Strabane is really getting into the Christmas spirit (NSFW)
Fa la la la laaa, la la la la.