Councils vie for greenway cycle schemes
Huge over-subscription for limited government funding to develop scenic cycle routes.
Around 38 greenway cycling schemes are battling it out for state funding to draw in tourists - but there is only enough money to pay for four of them.
There has been an enormous response around the country to the success of the 45 kilometre Westport-Achill Greenway in Mayo, which runs along the old Great Western Midlands Railway line.
Junior Minister for Public Transport Alan Kelly has received 38 applications from councils for funding for further cycling...
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