Letterkenny could be set for biking tourism project – Mc Hugh

first_img Letterkenny could be set for biking tourism project – Mc Hugh 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report By News Highland – January 16, 2012 WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Facebook Google+ Donegal North East Deputy Joe Mc Hugh says he believes a major tourism project could shortly be announced for Letterkenny.In a message to party members, he says he is confident that in the coming weeks, a forestry site close to Letterkenny will be confirmed by Coillte as a centre for off-road biking tourism.He says off-road mountain biking is an increasingly popular tourism pursuit in northern Europe, and is especially popular in Northern Ireland.Deputy McHugh says support from tourism bodies is important if the plans are to come off:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/joem8301.mp3[/podcast] Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Twittercenter_img Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Newsx Adverts Previous articleFoyle Road reopens after factory is demolishedNext articleMurder probe launched after Malin Head native is killed in Glasgow News Highland Facebook Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also last_img read more