Punchestown waiting for nod on upgrade plans

Punchestown Racecourse will find out this week if it gets the the go-ahead for a planned upgrade. The Co Kildare facility wants to add a two-storey extension to its De Roebuck Restaurant. It is also seeking planning permission for an extension of the first floor grandstand concourse and tote hall. Planners at Kildare County Council are to deliver their decision on the application this week.

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