Construction to start on new state-of-the-art swimming pool for Dunmanway

Dunmanway pool

Posted on: 6th March, 2014

Category: Headlines

Contributor: West Cork People

The construction of a new €4.5million state-of-the-art swimming pool for Dunmanway is to commence in June.  The project consists of the construction of a new modern green architecture municipal swimming pool, to replace the existing pool, including a 25 metre pool, toddler’s pool, hydrotherapy pool, gym, sauna and steam room along with provisions for office space and cafeteria.

Councillor Declan Hurley, who was instrumental in this development, said “I am delighted with the announcement that the project, which will see the development go to tender in March and construction due to commence in June, with the projected completion date set for December 2015. The swimming pool is a vital piece of infrastructure for the town of Dunmanway. It is a huge attraction to the town, and now it will be developed into a state of the art amenity for Dunmanway and the surrounding areas.

“The new pool will be built on the site of the existing children’s playground, with a children’s activity zone being built on a new site on the eastern side of the pool in the coming weeks to complement the already installed out-door gym,” added Cllr Hurley.

Latest News Articles:

Global Shares to create 80 new jobs
Ford 100 Fest on Ford family farm to mark 100 years of Ford in Ireland
A Taste of West Cork Food Festival launches delectable programme
Healing with a harp
Plan the perfect wedding day at the Fota Island Resort Wedding Forum
Clutching at straws for Coalition
Lee’s and Nils: West Cork clubs in the city
The walk of a lifetime
West Cork farmers take gold at National Farmer of the Year Awards
Shining success for Union Hall Centra store at 2017 Quality Awards

Join us on Facebook

Dunmanway Historical Association regrets to announce that the talk on Sile na Gig which was to take place on Thursday, 24th August in Atkins hall @ 8:30pm has been cancelled. ... See MoreSee Less

18th August, 2017  ·  

This year Wild Atlantic Tag sponsored by Marine Harvest will take place in Adrigole on Saturday August 5th. All are welcome, whether you are a team entry or an individual looking to join a team. The teams will be divided into two sections, Social & Seriously Social! Please contact Sean (0879568363) or Joey (0879865827) to register. It promises to be great craic with plenty of refreshments available pre and post-match! Fantastic local musician Eoghan McEllhenny will entertain the rugby masses from 4.30pm followed by Peadar O’Callaghan and renowned Natural Gas will round off the night from 9.30pm! ... See MoreSee Less

14th July, 2017  ·  

A woodland walk will take place on the 22nd June at 7pm in Glengarriff Nature Reserve. This is a great opportunity to learn about woodlands, their plants and wildlife and is an opportunity not to be missed. Glengarriff Nature Reserve was designated as a Nature reserve in 1991, and covers over 300 acres in size. It is a beautiful and unique woodlands containing many different habitats and is owned and managed by NPWS primarily for conservation and amenity purposes. The event is led by National Parks Ranger Clare Heardman and has been organised by Cork Nature Network For further information please contact events@corknaturenetwork.ie ... See MoreSee Less

19th June, 2017  ·  

Jump to:

Top