Anderson says Letterkenny/Derry link with NI Science Park will bring jobs to NW

A Junior Minister in Stormont says a partnership between the Northern Ireland Science Park in Belfast with ILEX and Letterkenny Institute of Technology in the North West will hopefully lead to a major development on the Fort George site in Derry.

Foyle MLA Martina Anderson says the partnership is now considering the feasibility of establishing a North West Regional Science Park on the former army base, with it and Letterkenny I.T. acting as satellites of the Belfast park.

Ms Anderson says such a project would stimulate the establishment and development of high quality technology and knowledge based businesses in the North West Region, attracting higher value added inward investment projects and jobs to the region............