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Loughs Agency Funding for Angling and Marine Tourism in Foyle and Carlingford

15th June 2012
Loughs Agency Funding for Angling and Marine Tourism in Foyle and Carlingford

#MARINE TOURISM - The Loughs Agency has announced the availability of funding of up to £7,500 (€9,200) to support angling development and/or marine tourism projects that benefit the Foyle or Carlingford areas.
The limited budget comes by way of the cross-border agency's Sustainable Development Fund, and it advises that only a small number of projects may receive funding.
Applications will be accepted under the themes of developing access and other infrastructure for marine tourism and angling; developing marine tourism and angling products; providing accommodation and facilities for anglers and tourists; and training to develop and enhance capacity for angling and tourism.
Funding will be at a level of up to 75% of total eligible expenditure, and all public sector requirements apply for procurement (including quotes). Approved projects must also be completed by December this year.
Completed application forms must be received at Loughs Agency headquarters by 9.30am on Tuesday 17 July 2012.

Inland Fisheries Ireland has full details HERE on the project criteria and how to apply for funding. Application forms are available on the Loughs Agency website HERE.

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