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Kenny to deliver €12m centre to home town

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

22nd April, 2015
Castlebar Tennis Club in the Taoiseach’s hometown may soon have some sporting competition.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has promised that a long-delayed €12 million “national outdoor pursuits centre” will be delivered for his home town of Castlebar.

It is due to contain a 25-metre swimming pool, a running track, an outdoor pursuits facility and several full-sized playing pitches.

The decision to locate the “national outdoor pursuits centre” in Castlebar was not made in conjunction with the Irish Sports Council, which said it did not have a role...

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