Strabane Cllr defends party colleague over lack of funding for town

first_img Pinterest A Strabane SDLP Cllr is defending Northern Irelands Environment Minister after the town was bypassed for funding to revamp derelict buildings in urban areas.This week it was announced that £1 million would be allocated to revamp town centres in the North, but Strabanes application was deemed unsuccessful.But Cllr Patsy Kelly has claimed that Minister Alex Attwoods hands were tied.He says the Environment Minister applied for £5million, but was only given £1million, and that’s why Strabane missed out….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/pat830.mp3[/podcast] Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Google+ Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook Google+center_img Pinterest LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton WhatsApp Strabane Cllr defends party colleague over lack of funding for town NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly News Previous articlePeople in Donegal urged to attend anti-austerity protest in SligoNext articleDeputy Doherty says Government has straddled future generations News Highland By News Highland – February 8, 2013 Facebook WhatsApplast_img read more