‘Game changer’ as City Deal reaches big milestone


The delivery of the City Deal will take a major step forward later as the Heads of Terms Agreement are due to be signed today.

The move will pave the way to fund major projects for growth, investment and prosperity in the North West - the £250m deal is the single largest-ever Government investment in the region.

It also involves £45m for a Foyle Street/ Riverfront and Queen's Quay transformation in Derry to include the new Magee Medical School, £20m for a Walled City Experience and Maritime Museum and £50m for Strabane Town Centre Regeneration.

Deputy First Minister in the North Michelle O'Neill says it will be a real game changer: