Tag: Northern Ireland

Gaels euphoric over Casement Park revamp nod

Northern Ireland Belfast Casement Park planning permission

Ulster GAA (Ireland) recently welcomed the announcement of formal planning permission for the redevelopment of its new provincial stadium at Casement Park in Belfast, the capital of Northern Ireland. The ‘Ulster GAA’ quoted Tom Daly, Chairperson, Casement Park Stadium Development Project Board,... » Read more

No more false dawn for ‘Glen’ fans?

Northern Ireland Belfast Glentoran FC new stadium

Football Club Glentoran F.C. owner Ali Pour and the Northern Ireland (NI) Executive are expected to collaborate to fund the long-awaited redevelopment of the club’s Oval stadium in a plan that could cost up to £10 million. ‘Belfast Telegraph’ stated that if designs of the new Oval come to... » Read more

Stadia turn into hospitals to handle COVID-19 outbreak

Pacaembu Stadium

As COVID-19 has made a mess of all sporting events the world over, few stadiums are being put to alternative use – they are being used as hospitals, and also being put to other use in countries where coronavirus cases are rising by the day.   Pacaembu Stadium Pacaembu Stadium in downtown... » Read more