Sadness in Strabane as Barnardos store set to close

It’s emerged that children’s charity Barnardos is set to close its store in Strabane.

The premise located on Railway Street has not been turning a profit of late but the charity has not ruled out re-opening down the line.

Details of the closure date have not yet been disclosed.

Local Cllr Patsy Kelly says it’s a huge blow to both those who sought help from the store and volunteers who gave up their time to work there: