Go-ahead given for hospital on Adare Manor estate

Planners have approved the construction of a 100-bed private hospital on the Adare Manor estate in Co Limerick.

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor @susmitchellsbp
21st October, 2006

The owner of the five-star hotel and golf resort, Irish-American businessman Tom Kane, who is leading the consortium behind the development hospital, secured planning permission from An Bord Pleanala last week.

The 31,000 square metre Adare Hospital & Clinic will be based in the grounds of the 800-acre estate. Kane revealed that BMI Healthcare, a major provider of private hospitals in Britain, will operate the hospital. BMI has tendered for 11 public hospital sites that...

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