Airshow reboot plan clears legal hurdle

SF call-in fails to halt council plans for 2022 spectacular

Airshow reboot plan clears legal hurdle

Back on track - the Portrush Airshow reboot.

Peter Winter


Peter Winter


SINN Féin have failed to overturn council plans to reboot the Portrush Airshow.

The two-day festival, which cost ratepayers around £200,000, ran for two decades in Portrush but was scrapped in 2020 even before Covid restrictions put paid to all tourism events.

The decision was taken ahead of last year's rate-setting process amid the council's deepening budgetary crisis.

*Full story in this week's Chronicle*

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