Sunday January 19, 2020

New liquidator appointed to Pálás cinema’s troubled former company

The Revenue Commissioners’ nominee has now been confirmed by the High Court

18th November, 2018
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Galway’s Pálás cinema, designed by renowned Irish architect Tom de Paor Andrew Downes

The Revenue Commissioners have secured the appointment of a new liquidator to Solas, the controversial company formerly behind the arthouse Pálás cinema in Galway.

Solas Galway Picture Palace collapsed in July of last year, having received more than €7.5 million in state funding for the cinema, along with a site acquired by Galway City Council in 2007 for €1.9 million.

Conor O’Boyle of O’Boyle and Associates was appointed as liquidator, but he...

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