Athy man John Lynch takes An Bord Pleanála to court over approval of €200m Diageo brewery in Newbridge

John Lynch said the facility – which is set to operate 24 a day, 365 days a year – should be located in Athy, citing environmental concerns

The new Diageo brewery is to be built on a 21.36 hectare site at the IDA Newbridge Business and Technology Park