€125,000 funding for self-catering unit in Inniskeen

Funding of €125,000 has been announced for new self-catering accommodation in Inniskeen in Monaghan.

The allocation falls under the Rural Tourism Category of the LEADER programme will go towards the renovation and extension of a cottage in the Carrickakelly area of Inniskeen.

The funding of just over €125,000 will be delivered through the Monaghan Local Community Development Committee and has been welcomed by local Minister Heather Humphreys.

€5,500 was announced for Virginia earlier this year for a feasibility study for a Folk and Rural Life Centre under the same scheme.