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Gaelic Athletic Association Set To Submit Plans For Redevelopment Of Casement Park

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 29 / 16

The Gaelic Athletic Association has said that "it is preparing to submit new plans for the redevelopment of Casement Park in west Belfast," according to the BBC. The multi-million pound project "has been beset with problems and delays." Planning permission for the sports stadium was overturned in '1...

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