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Posted by Ray Hall on 18 May 2014 1:47 PM

The County Fermanagh Championship Contest is in Enniskillen at the usual venue, in the grounds of the Lakeland Forum, beside Enniskillen Castle this Saturday, its very close to the town centre.   Drivers should follow direction signs to Sligo, Belleek etc on entering Enniskillen from Belfast and the Lakeland Forum is a left turn at Bus Station just past Erneside Shoppping Centre.  There is parking in the grounds and also in the free public car park in front of the Royal British Legion.  There is further free car parking in the car park beside Castle which is very close to the contest arena. There are also a good number of pay car parks very close.

Fermanagh Council do NOT allow Motor Homes in the Lakeland Forum grounds overnight, our experience is however, that Motor Homes always manage to find somewhere to  park close.

There is an excellent entry across ALL grades and our Section really look forward to seeing you all.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 16 January 2014 11:20 AM

The County Fermanagh Section are holding a Premier Burns Supper in the Westville Hotel, Enniskillen on Saturday 1st of February 2014 @ 7:30 pm. Cost is £20:00 per adult  which includes a five course meal, there is also a child's menu available, cost £5:00.

Entertainmnet by Ben Sands and other guest performers.

Posted by Ray Hall on 10 September 2013 1:23 PM

The County Fermanagh section held its AGM on Monday 9th September 2013 in the Railway Hotel, Enniskillen.

The Following Office Bearers were Elected:

President: Jim Henderson; Chairman: William Stinson; Vice Chairman Pat Murphy; Secretary Ray Hall; Treasurer Ken Booth; PRO David Brownlee; Trophy Officer Adrian Booth.

Following the meeting a recital from Ian Burrows and Gordon Grey on the Scottish Small Pipes was enjoyed by all.

Posted by Ray Hall on 2 September 2013 4:17 PM

All County Fermanagh Section Bands.

The County Fermanagh section will be holding its AGM on Monday 9th September 2013 at 8:00pm in the Railway Hotel, Enniskillen.

It would be great to see a good turnout of bands  at the Annual General Meeting so that  a large number of piping, drumming and drum majors voices are heard and that the culture is promoted in the Co Fermanagh and wider area.

Do come along, you will be made very welcome.  There might even be a cup of tea and digestive if the funds can stretch that far!

Posted by Ray Hall on 19 May 2013 4:26 PM

The County Fermanagh Section, while hugely disappointed at having to cancel yesterdays Grade 1. due to the incessant rain, wish to express our heartfelt appreciation for the many messages of support we have received.  There was no doubt that yesterday Fermanagh was in the Lakes rather than the Lakes being in Fermanagh!  While the Section does try its best to control as many aspects of the contest as possible, unfortunetly the weather is beyond even our best efforts. 

We look forward to a huge improvement in the weather for the rest of the season and want to wish every success  to the bands who are travelling next Saturday to Bathgate .

We will see you all next year.

Posted by Mervyn Herron on 18 May 2013 5:21 PM

Results Co Fermanagh 

The rain came and came again, the result was the grade one championships, much anticipated here in Enniskillen, was cancelled. It was regretful for the local Section, who put so much into the event for it to end like it did but, knowing the resolve of the Fermanagh Section, they will bounce back again.

All thanks to all our own volunteers for a good job.

Results are attached

Posted by Ray Hall on 14 May 2013 3:52 PM

The County Fermanagh Contest is in Enniskillen at the usual venue, in the grounds of the Lakeland Forum, beside Enniskillen Castle this Saturday, its very close to the town centre.   Drivers should follow direction signs to Sligo, Belleek etc on entering Enniskillen from Belfast and the Lakeland Forum is a left turn at Bus Station just past Erneside Shoppping Centre.  There is parking in the grounds and also in the free public car park in front of the Royal British Legion.  There is also further free car parking in the car park beside Castle which is very close to the contest arena.  Fermanagh Council do NOT allow Motor Homes in the Lakeland Forum grounds overnight, our experience is that they do however always manage to find somewhere to  park close to the arena.

We are assurred that the weather in Enniskillen while not expected to be as glorious as last year is to be dry and fine. 

First band is on the line at 12:00 Noon with Drum Major Dress commencing at 12:00.  We are delighted to have an excellent entry across all grades and look forward to seeing you all at the first Gr8 event in Fermanagh this year.

Posted by Ray Hall on 30 April 2013 2:23 PM

Please see Poster for our Enniskillen Competition, excellent entry of 37 bands and 52 drum majors.  We look forward to seeing you all on the 18th May.  Draw will be posted shortly