16 jobs lost in Strabane with closure of Johnston and McCrory

It has been confirmed that a Strabane family run business is to close its doors with the loss of 16 jobs.

Painting and decorating firm Johnston and McCrory has been operating since 1974.

Strabane Sinn Fein councillor, Dan Kelly says many of the 16 workers who received this news on Monday morning had been with the company for a large part of their working lives.

He says the workers he has spoken to are numb and devastated to have been told that their jobs have been terminated