Wednesday December 11, 2019

McDonalds restaurant near Greystones school will not proceed

Lidl, which owns the land, has decided to pursue an alternative development

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

@gnelis
25th November, 2015
Lidl to submit plans for new store on site Pic: Rollingnews.ie

A controversial McDonald's restaurant close to three schools in Greystones, Co Wicklow will not proceed, The Sunday Business Post understands.

The supermarket chain Lidl, which owns land which it was to cede to McDonald's to build the restaurant, has instead decided to submit its own planning application for the site.

In a letter to the schools sent earlier today which has been seen by this newspaper, Lidl said: “As you are aware from our previous...

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