Sion Stables were delighted to host ARC NW celebration event on Thursday 12th March. Having been one of the 300 + projects to have benefitted from the funding made possible through NI Rural Development Programme (NIRDP) 2007 – 2013 Hearth Revolving fund and SMBPT were delighted to welcome project participants, the Minister for Agriculture Michelle O’Neill, local councillors, the ARC NW Joint Council Committee and Local Action Groups to Sion Stables.

After the customary speeches Francis Hood project Coordinator of Sion Stables gave a brief overview of what the grant aid from the scheme has meant to the redevelopment of Sion Stables and guests had the opportunity to tour the facility and see what has been achieved in the restoration of Sion Stable block.