Over €224,000 allocated for swimming pools across Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal

Over €224,000 has been allocated by the government for 21 swimming pools in Sligo, Leitrim and South Donegal.

€15,000 is going towards Aura Carrick Leisure Centre in Co. Leitrim, €84,000 for eight swimming pools in Co. Sligo and €125,000 for 12 in Co. Donegal.

Some of the beneficiaries include Ballyshannon Leisure Centre and Sligo Regional Sports Centre.

The money comes from a €3.2m investment by Sport Ireland.