Concerns over the decentralisation of 800 civil service jobs to Ballykelly

ballykellyThere are fresh concerns over the decentralisation of 800 civil service jobs to Ballykelly after the majority of workers said they were against the move.

It was announced last September that 800 Department of Agriculture jobs would be moving from Belfast to Ballykelly at the site of the former Shackleton Army Barracks.

But in October a leaked memo revealed that Strabane actually topped a table of suitable locations for the jobs.

It's now been revealed that 87% of workers within the Department are against the move to Ballykelly.

East Derry MLA, John Dallat says the descision should not come down to the workers......

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