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Galgorm Resort and Spa gets green light for £10m expansion

by Aoife Dowling | 04 Nov 2013

The Galgorm Resort and Spa in County Antrim, Northern Ireland has received planning permission for a major extension that will include a new leisure wing.

Environment Minister Mark H Durkan announced the approval that will see the addition of 48 guestrooms, a swimming pool and a fitness centre.

It is predicted that the extension will create 60 new jobs full-time and part-time positions when work is completed in 2015.

Mark H Durkan said: “The new addition to this award winning resort will benefit tourism in mid-Antrim, providing high quality accommodation in an area that is the gateway to the Glens of Antrim and the scenic north coast.

“My Department is committed to delivering swiftly for business and prevent delays for those seeking to provide significant investment. Whilst some of the groundwork was laid in an earlier planning approval, this amended scheme was turned around in under eight weeks.

Galgorm Resort & Spa is set in 163 acres and currently has 75 guestrooms and a large Thermal Spa.

The Galgorm Resort and Spa in County Antrim, Northern Ireland has received planning permission for a major extension that will include a new leisure wing. Environment Minister Mark H Durkan announced the approval that will see the addition of 48 guestrooms, a swimming pool and a fitness centre. It is predicted that the extension will create 60 new jobs full-time and part-time positions when work is completed in 2015. Mark
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