New leisure centre for Strabane?

Strabane District officials have met in recent days to consider the possibility of a new leisure centre for the town.

The talks are the first phase of a consultation that could see leisure facilities moved from Riversdale to a new location elsewhere in the town.

There has been a dramatic rise in the number of people using Riversdale over the past five years, something that has led to further concerns over parking provision.

Local Cllr Karina Carlin, said she would be in support of a new facility:

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