• Blaze at Leitrim hotel earmarked for asylum seeker accommodation

    12 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    A fire has been brought under control at a hotel building in Leitrim hotel that had been earmarked for asylum seeker accommodation.
    The blaze was spotted at around 8 o'clock this evening at the Shannon Key West Hotel in Roosky.
    No one was injured in the fire. The government announced in November that the hotel was to become a direct provision centre. But a legal row broke out over its ownership.
    Just before Christmas an agreement was reached to develop a four-star hotel on the site.
    Emergency services in Leitrim are dealing with a fire at a building that has been earmarked for asylum...
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