Strabane


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Strabane

(strəˈbæn)
n
(Placename) a district of W Northern Ireland, in Co Tyrone. Pop: 38 565 (2003 est). Area: 862 sq km (333 sq miles)
References in periodicals archive ?
Three incidents were reported in the Killiter, Magheramason and Strabane areas of Co Tyrone yesterday.
Police in Northern Ireland say the incident in Strabane, Co Tyrone, is being treated as a possible hate crime and they want to hear from anyone who saw a male carrying a drill.
The funeral of the suspected Regency Hotel gunman was held at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Strabane, Co Tyrone.
The couple, pictured above, from Strabane, Co Tyrone, had been leaving a floral tribute for painter and decorator John Barr, also from Strabane, who died in a motorcycle accident on Sunday night.
Meanwhile in Strabane a 56-year-old man was shot twice in the leg.
AN investment of more than PS100million will provide a "major boost" for Derry and Strabane.
LORRY drivers lined their rigs along the side of a road to honour fellow driver Declan Harvey, 43, who was killed after a crash on Melmount Road near Strabane, Co Tyrone, on Wednesday.
A MASSIVE search for missing Strabane woman Attracta Harron will be carried out this weekend around the area where she was last seen.
Derry City and Strabane District Council's Planning Committee has given the go ahead for over 300 new homes in the area.