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(Placename) a district and historical county of SW Northern Ireland: contains the Upper and Lower Lough Erne. Pop: 58 705 (2003 est). Area (excluding water): 1700 sq km (656 sq miles)


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a county in SW Northern Ireland. 51,008; 653 sq. mi. (1691 sq. km).
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Mr Douglas was originally from Liverpool, but had been living in the Lisbellaw area of County Fermanagh.
Castle Coole, County Fermanagh - The Killynure Trail: Open from November to February, it's located off the lake walk and from the hill there are fine across the estate to the house and beyond.
This restored and extended home near Tempo in County Fermanagh, once served the community for over a century and a half before closing its doors in 1984, abandoned and left to diminish for 10 plus years before being purchased.
Alice Kavanagh, a student based in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, and Neil Corkery, a civil servant who works part-time for racecourse bookmaker Seamus Mulvaney, go into today's race as joint leaders in the series with ten points each.
I am therefore delighted to hand over Letters of Offer, each to the value of 30,000, to Paul Donnelly of DIFCO Ltd, Carrickmore, County Tyrone and Jake McCoy of Re-Kurr NI Ltd, Lisnaskea, County Fermanagh to expand each of their respective rural businesses.
He was from County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, a beautiful place like the Lake District.
It is 39 miles in length, has sixteen locks and runs from Leitrim village in County Leitrim to Upper Lough Erne in County Fermanagh.
The firm also said that it was 'transferring' some 210 employees along with its contact centre in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, to a third-party company.
Frankly, ten years ago, 20 years ago, it would have been unthinkable to hold a G8 in Northern Ireland in County Fermanagh, and I'm really proud that we're taking the G8 there to showcase this extraordinary part of our country," said Cameron.
Organizers of the G-8 summit of world leaders June 17-18 in Northern Ireland have spent weeks sprucing up the facades of businesses all around the County Fermanagh venue.
A number of families were evacuated from their homes in a rural part of County Fermanagh after the alert was raised early yesterday morning.
The summit, at the five-star loch-side Lough Erne hotel in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, will also be attended by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, Canadian PM Stephen Harper, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and Italian PM Mario Monti, if he is re-elected next month.

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