TOWN DIVIDED BY PITCH BATTLE IN HIGH COURT

first_imgA Judge will decide next week if a Ballybofey football team is to find a new home to make way for an ALDI supermarket.The battle over the football ground has been heard in the High CourtBallybofey Utd have played at Finn View Park, Chestnut Road since 1971. But the real owners of the grounds, Butt Hall Trust, want to sell the land to the supermarket giant, which intends to construct a new store on the site.Planning permission for the new development has been granted by Donegal County Council.The trust claims it asked the club to vacate the site in April but says it has failed to do so and claims the club is now trespassing.In the High Court, the trust, whose mission is to provide entertainment and education to the people of the town, is seeking an injunction forcing the club to vacate the lands.Mr Justice Paul Gilligan is expected to give his decision next week.TOWN DIVIDED BY PITCH BATTLE IN HIGH COURT was last modified: November 9th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:ALDIBallybofey UnitedButt Hall TrustHIGH COURTlast_img read more