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New Dungiven Sports Centre opens to the public

Thursday, 23 March 2017

New Dungiven Sports Centre opens to the public thumbnailThe St Patrick’s College, Dungiven U15 soccer team were the first side to host a competitive match on the new 3G pitch at Dungiven Sports Centre. The team started in style as they defeated Dunluce 5-1 in their Coleraine and District League match.

CAUSEWAY Coast and Glens Borough Council is delighted to announce that the new Dungiven Sports Centre is now open to the public. The multi-million pound complex features a sports hall, dance studio, gym, changing rooms and a kitchen, along with a floodlit 3G pitch.
The completion of the project will be marked by a family fun day on Saturday March 25 from 11am-2pm.
The day will feature bouncy castles and facepainting for children and there will also be an opportunity to try out a range of sports.
The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Alderman Maura Hickey said: "We are delighted that this very significant project has been completed and that the state-of-the-art building is now open and ready for use.
“It is a fantastic facility for the local community and I hope all residents and sporting organisations in the area will give it their full support."
The project was funded by the former Department for Culture, Arts and Leisure and Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council.
An official opening event will take place later in the year.

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