Donegal County Council back Knock Airport

Donegal County Council has backed calls for the tourism minister to better support Knock airport.

While Knock Airport will cease to receive state funding from next year, the government has announced a significant package for Shannon Airport.

Knock Airport management say this is unfair and are considering a legal challenge.

Councillor Sean McEniff says Knock is hugely important for the North West, and its treatment by government is punishment for its success.......

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