Plans to attract film-makers to the Northwest

Plans are underway to attract more film-makers to the north west.

Thge effort, which is at the very early stages, involves local authorities in the region as well as the Western Developemnt Commission.

It will highlight the scenery and facilities available to filmmakers thinking of coming to the region to make films and movies.

Speaking to Ocean FM News, Sligo County Council Director of Services Dorothy Clarke says the new initiative also involves the setting up of a special fund: