Newry & Armagh MP Mickey Brady has confirmed that the Planning Application by the Southern Regional College to demolish the old Cattle & Pig Mart Wall along Patrick Street Newry has been withdrawn.
Welcoming the news the Sinn Féin MP stated,
“Senior management have contacted me to confirm that they have withdrawn their application to amend the frontage of the East Campus building. They have also committed to consulting with the local community on any future plans to develop facilities including changes to the frontages of the Campuses at Patrick Street”.
Concluding the MP said,
“I commend the SRC Management Team for their prompt response to the concerns that myself and many local residents raised”.