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‘An Amazing Weekend’

Looking back at Ireland’s 2017 Six Nations campaign, most fans will point to the last day victory over England, which denied their opponents a record breaking run of victories, as the most memorable moment. For Enniskillen Student, Moira Johnston, however, it was an earlier match...

Essential Skills

Throughout our years at school there are always subjects that seem to carry more importance than others. To be good at Art or P.E. can sometimes seem like a luxury skill or speciality; to focus on History or Geography, Spanish or French is often a...

#WOW 2016 Review

Way out West look back at some of the best moments, and our favourite blogs, from 2016. As 2016 comes to a close, most people will be happy to wave it good-bye. But turning away from some of the bigger and more negative stories, there's still plenty...

Black Friday

This Friday is ‘Black Friday’, which is quickly becoming a Christmas tradition for many people. In reality, it is an American custom, which through television, media and eagerness of people here to do all things USA, has seeped into our own culture, much in the...

#WOW SPORTS NEWS, WITH DOCSPORT 

With the GAA Club championships completed in Tyrone for the 2016 season, I would like to offer my congratulations to the following winners: Rock St Patricks (Junior winners) Pomeroy Plunketts (Intermediate Winners) and Killyclogher St Marys (Senior winners). I wish all teams the very best...

Sleep Cycle

Our Body Clocks are not something we often think about. When we do, it is often a complaint that after a week of getting up for class, we can’t enjoy a lie in on Saturday morning because our body clock wakes us up like it’s...

Dyslexia awareness week

What do actors Jennifer Aniston and Tom Cruise, musician Noel Gallagher, entrepreneurs Richard Branson and Steve Jobs, and artistic geniuses Leonardo Da Vinci and Pablo Picasso all have in common? As well as being both talented and immensely successful in their own right, they are...

European Heritage Open Days

The European Heritage Open Days takes place this weekend, with over 340 free openers and events to choose from on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September across Northern Ireland. Organised by the Historic Environment Division of the Department for Communities, under the banner of ‘Love...

Tips for September

With September upon us again and lots of students facing a return to their studies or a new chapter in their lives, Way out West look at a few ways to make the transition from summer as easy and successful as possible. Embrace your fresh start After...