Money for recreational projects in Sligo, Ballyshannon

More than €116,000 has been allocated for three tourism and recreational projects, two in Sligo and one in Ballyshannon.

In Sligo, €64,000 is to be given to the county council to extend the existing Sligo to Carraroe greenway.

€38,400 has been allocated for a new Blueway water facility at Lough Gill.

And in Ballyshannon, the Hubs Loop project is to get €14,000.

Sligo/Leitrim TD Tony McLoughlin has been telling Ocean FM News what the money will be spent on, stating with the greenway in Carraroe: