Donegal people urged to participate as consultation starts on Derry Regeneration Plan

The North's Deputy First Minister Martin Mc Guinness is launching a major regeneration plan in Derry this afternoon.

Foyle MLA Martina Anderson says the publication of the plan is a major event not just for Derry, but for the whole North West region, and as the regeneration company Ilex begins 12 week consultation gets underway, she's urging people in Donegal and the wider region to take an interest.

On the jobs issue, she says a recent regeneration programme in South Belfast created very few jobs for local people, and that can't be allowed happen in Derry.

She says the important thing now is there is one plan for the city and for the region........

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