Job search
Job Search
Latest news
More news: (showing 1 - 20 of 12867)           
UK only International

Connacht Rugby secures full planning approval for €30m stadium project

By Tom Walker    23 May 2019
The project will secure the long-term future of Galway Sportsground as the home of Connacht Rugby

Connacht Rugby has been granted full planning permission for the €30m redevelopment of its Sportsground stadium in Galway, Ireland.

The project will include a full redevelopment of the stadium ot bring it to "modern standards", as well as the creation of a multi-use indoor high-performance training centre.

Connacht is one of the leading clubs in Pro14 and regularly competes in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.

Funded by €10m of private funding and a central government grant of €20m, the project – masterplanned by Chapman Architects – is the result of an arrangement reached between the Irish Greyhound Board and the freehold owners of the Sportsground, the Galway Agricultural and Sports Society.

The partners have agreed a "shared vision" for the future of the venue, which secures the long-term future of the 8,100-capacity Galway Sportsground stadium as the home of Connacht Rugby – one of four professional rugby clubs in Ireland.

"There has been huge momentum behind the project since we announced last October, and we now have the final granting of planning permission," said Willie Ruane, CEO of Connacht Rugby.

"With 130 people employed throughout the province by Connacht Rugby we are extremely proud of the annual contribution of €34.4m we are making to the regional economy.

"We have €10m in private funding to bring to the table through a mixture of Connacht Rugby funds and an approved bank credit facility. The project is now shovel ready and the remaining €20m state investment is critical to its delivery."

Connacht Rugby  Chapman Architects  Galway 
Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Sports jobs
Everyone Active
featured job

Swimming Teachers

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive hourly rate
Job location: Nationwide

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Nuneaton, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Alton, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Stratford Upon Avon, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: West Lindsey, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Watford, United Kingdom

Duty Manager

Lex Leisure
Salary: Competitive
Location: Sidcup, UK

Regional Account Manager to the South

Legend Club Management Systems
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Location: York, UK

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: St Albans, United Kingdom
recruiting with sports management

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Fleet, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Washington, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Rossmore, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Plymouth, United Kingdom

Compliance Manager

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bristol, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £22,008 pa
Location: Shadwell, London, UK

Sales Manager

Lex Leisure
Salary: £25,000 per annum plus OTE
Location: Bexleyheath, UK
recruiting with sports management

Duty Manager

GLL
Salary: Up to £25,655 pa
Location: Wimbledon, London, UK

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bishop's Stortford, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Leicester, United Kingdom

Duty Manager

GLL
Salary: Up To £25,655 Per Annum
Location: London, UK

Duty Manager

GLL
Salary: Up To £25,655 PA
Location: Croydon, UK

Regional Sales Manager

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £30,000 and OTE
Location: Bristol, UK

Regional Sales Manager

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £30,000 and OTE
Location: Exeter, UK
training with sports management

Regional Sales Manager

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £30,000 and OTE
Location: Cardiff, UK

Health and Fitness Supervisor

GLL
Salary: Up To £22,124
Location: London, UK

Customer Services Advisor

Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: £8.21 - £8.70 per hour
Location: Yate, Bristol, UK

Duty Manager

Lex Leisure
Salary: Competitive
Location: Barnstaple, UK

Team Leader

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: North Wembley, Wembley, UK

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bordon, United Kingdom

Duty Manager

GLL
Salary: Up to £25,655 per annum
Location: Chingford, London, UK
lifeguard jobs  personal trainer jobs  Swimming Teacher jobs  recreation assistant jobs  Gymnastics Coach jobs  apprenticeships jobs  duty manager jobs  Swimming instructor jobs  assistant manager jobs  Regional Sales Manager jobs  Swim Teacher jobs  Team Leader jobs  Customer Services Advisor jobs  Centre Manager jobs  general manager jobs 
More jobs

Video Gallery

Myzone
Tracking your workout effort just became effortless.
Visit website
More videos

Company profile

Company profile: Pavigym
PAVIGYM is the premier innovator of flooring and interactive solutions for the global fitness industry.
View full profile >
More company profiles

Property & Tenders

Location:
Company: Will to Win
Location:
Company: Savills
More properties & tenders

Diary dates

26-27 Jun 2019
Villa Park, Birmingham, United Kingdom
06-07 Jul 2019
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
23-25 Jul 2019
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia
05-06 Sep 2019
TagusPark, Oeiras, Portugal
More diary dates