Three Derry City and Strabane District Council staff are preparing for an epic trek across the north coast of Ireland later this summer to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Easing of NI restrictions will see some businesses, such as close contact services, reopen this Friday, 23rd April, with further businesses, like retail and outdoor hospitality, scheduled to reopen on Friday, 30th April.
Members of Strabane Sigersons GAA club got the boot into a new environmental initiative to help tackle local climate change, with the planting of 120 trees at the club today.
Streetscape and Cemeteries Manager with Derry City and Strabane District Council, John Quinn said: "These are much needed maintenance works and it's hoped that they won't cause too much disruption at the site and we will try to accommodate visitors as best we can for the duration of the work
Mayor Tierney said: "At a time when we are looking forward in the COVID-19 recovery process, this is really fantastic and positive news for Strabane and for our region
From April 30th the doors will open once again for the first step back to indoor fitness which will mean the public can return to gyms for individual training and for lane swimming.
Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council, Cllr Brian Tierney, has called a Special Council meeting of elected members of Derry City and Strabane District Council later this week to discuss recent disturbances and events in the City and the Policing response.
Derry City and Strabane District Council’s Enterprise Week 2021 takes place this Monday April 19th to Friday April 23rd with a focus on guiding entrepreneurs as the local economy enters the Covid recovery phase.
The life and work of Flann O'Brien will be celebrated with a new exhibition in the Alley Theatre from next month.
The Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District, Councillor Brian Tierney was out and about this week visiting four local schools who have just received a batch of new IT equipment to assist local families overcome the challenges of home schooling.