Regional Science Park could creat 280 jobs in Derry and Donegal

Derry's urban regeneration company, Ilex, has confirmed plans to build a cross-border regional science park.

It would be based at two sites: the former army base at Fort George in Derry and at Letterkenny Institute of Technology.

Ilex said the venture could create up to 280 high-paid technology jobs, 100 hundred of those based in Letterkenny.

Director of Regeneration with Ilex, Gerard McCleave, said that the Science Park could create jobs long into the future in the Northwest.......

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