Milne welcomes £80m funding for Desertcreat training college
Sinn Féin MLA Ian Milne has welcomed an almost £80 million funding package for an emergency service training college at Desertcreat.
The Mid Ulster MLA said;
"The £79.4 million funding boost in today's Executive budget for the Desertcreat training college project is welcome news for the Mid Ulster area.
"This project will see the creation of a training college for the Fire and Rescue Service and today's funding announcement is a positive step forward.
"Not only will this college at Desertcreat improve training for the Fire and Rescue Service but it will also provide a welcome boost to the local economy and construction sector."