Fort Dunree could be in line for major funding boost

first_img Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme WhatsApp Twitter Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Google+ By News Highland – February 14, 2020 Homepage BannerNews Fort Dunree could be in line for major funding boost RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Fort Dunree could be in line for a major funding boost. Inishowen Municipal District has been told that Fort Dunree has moved to the next stage in a national funding competition for Immersive Heritage and Cultural Attractions.Last year, Failte Ireland launched its Platforms for Growth Investment Programme, with €150 million being made available nationwide to benefit tourism.The programme offers individual grants of €2.5million upwards.Last year, Donegal County Council submitted applications for five centres in the county ; Fort Dunree,’The Battery’ in Rathmullan, The Workhouse in Ballyshannon, The Laurels in Glenties and the Courthouse in Letterkenny.All five projects successfully made it through to Stage Two of the process, and this week, members in Inishowen were told Fort Dunree has progressed to the next stage, with a business case to be submitted to Failte Irelaned by April 23rd.Discussions are now commencing with the relevant stakeholders.Meanwhile, a conservation report has been completed for the Lighthouse in Dunree, and that will underpin future funding opportunities for the facility’s development. Facebookcenter_img Google+ Twitter Pinterest Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Facebook WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Previous articleTimetable for Mica Redress roll out expected next weekNext articleNo injuries following suspected chemical spill at local school News Highland last_img

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