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14/10/2020

Called in: Green light for £110m stadium project in west Belfast

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Nichola Mallon / Northern-Ireland-Assembly

Infrastructure minister Nichola Mallon MLA has recommended planning approval for a new 34,578-capacity stadium at Casement Park in west Belfast.

It's thought the development could cost around £110 million, with the government providing part of the funding. Earlier this year the GAA said it would provide £15 million toward the cost.

The minister acknowledged that the decision, with petitions both for and against the scheme, was no easy matter.

“I recognise the impacts on residential amenity from the proposed development, but.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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