Buncrana Leisure Centre facing closure as Council cuts funding

Buncrana Leisure Centre is facing closure after it was revealed today that the facilities funding from the Council is being cut by a third.

Buncrana Town Councils pre-budget submission, which was released yesterday, states that the annual funding for the local Leisure Centre is to be cut from €60,000 to €40,000.

Just last month management at the facility told Highland Radio News that the €60,000 funding that they received from the Town Council didn't even cover their bill costs.

Chairperson of the Board of Management at Buncrana Leisure Centre, Rosina McLauglin said the facility was now faced with certain closure........

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