Significant funding announced for Strandhill & Drumshanbo projects

Sligo Enterprise Centre and Technology Centre in Strandhill has been allocated 1.9 Million Euro by Enterprise Ireland.


The funding which was allocated as part of the Regional Development Fund is intended to help create sustainable jobs across the region.


In a further boost for the region, an additional 950,000 euro has also been allocated to the Food Hub in Drumshanbo in County Leitrim.


Sligo Leitrim TD Tony McLoughlin say’s today’s announcement is very welcome news for the Strandhill and Drumshanbo areas.


Sligo Fine Gael Councillor and general election candidate Sinead Maguire says it’s a timely boost for the Strandhill centre.

Sinn Fein Drumshanbo Councillor, Brendan Barry says after the Food Hub are successful this time round in securing the funding it should lead to an expansion of the facility.