New holding cells in Sligo Garda Station operational on Thursday

The fight for a new Sligo Garda Station is not over, the Sligo/Leitrim Joint Policing Committee heard.

The refurbishment of holding cells on the existing station was completed last week and they are to become operational tomorrow, Thursday.

However, Independent Sligo Councillor, Marie Casserly says this isn’t enough.

Councillor Casserly, who chaired the meeting, says there a range of issues that still need addressing.