Whoa! Averaging 66,000 Unique Weekly Readers! 


Council fails to spend six figure EU Fisheries Grant.

1 Mins read

A controversy has erupted on Facebook with the operators of the Fishing Boat, The Causeway Lass highlighting the failure of the new Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council to spend a six figure EU Fisheries grant.

The operators of the boat claim that this grant was awarded in order to improve the facilities at Portrush Harbour which are old, outdated and in need of drastic repairs and improvements.

A small list of what needs repaired was posted by the page operator who stated that the cold room needs fitted out, showers and washing facilities need refurbished among other problems.

Councillor Darryl Wilson has been contacted by The Causeway Lass, and ex-Coleraine Councillor Christine Alexander claimed that new pontoons were meant to have been in place at the harbour by Easter.

As well as Councillors, the operators of The Causeway Lass have contacted the Stormont Fisheries Minister.


Digital Editorial Team
11860 posts

About author
An article that is attributed to the Causeway Coast Community Team has either involved multiple authors, written by a contributor or the main body of content is from a press release. Got a news-related tip you’d like to see covered on Causeway Coast Community? Email us - [email protected]
Related posts

Bid for Belfast to host Armed Forces Day 2022 slammed by Sinn Fein

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppA bid to bring Armed Forces Day to Belfast has been condemned by Sinn Fein. The last Armed Forces Day in Northern…

Executive statement on Coronavirus Health Regulations

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppThe Executive has today agreed changes to the Coronavirus Health Regulations to reduce the numbers who can gather indoors and outdoors, including…

Murphy allocates funds for health, childcare and free school meals

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppFinance Minister Conor Murphy today allocated over £250 million as part of the 2020-21 June monitoring round process. Announcing the funding, Minister…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *