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Council’s ‘fair’ decision welcomed

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Council’s ‘fair’ decision welcomed thumbnailKeith Douthart pictured selling his traditional Yellow Man at the Auld Lammas Fair in previous year. The Fair is the oldest traditional fair in Northern Ireland and the entire island of Ireland, occurring in Ballycastle since the seventeenth century. Ce

SINN Féin Councillor, Cara McShane, has welcomed the decision by Causeway Coast and Glens Council to invest money in reviewing the Lammas Fair.
The welcome comes just weeks after a furious debate in the Council chamber when Cllr McShane accused officers of spending £9,000 on a 'pet project'.
The Cllr was reacting to a report commissioned by the Council researching the costing and viability of last year's Air Waves show, which had been given to members at an earlier committee meeting.

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