Sunday, September 27, 2020

Tag: Tayto Park

Planning board call off Tayto Park’s €14m coaster

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Ireland’s planning authority has refused permission for Tayto Park new E14m rollercoaster, dubbed ‘Coaster 2021’, in a decision that “may bring the longer..

Irish theme park to install £20m solar farm

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Ireland’s only theme park, Tayto Park, is set to be powered by one of two new solar farms after approval was granted by Meath County Council.   The development, proposed by Tayto Park owner Raymond Coyle, will see a 35MW farm with over 120,000 panels installed on land adjacent to the theme park in Ashbourne, with a reported price tag of...

Tayto theme park going green with solar farm plans

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Owner of the Tayto Park theme park, Ray Coyle, has announced the finalisation of plans for a E24m solar farm in the County Meath countryside.   Plans were submitted last week for the 35-megawatt facility, which upon completion, will be made up of 127,250 solar panels across 140 acres of land owned by Coyle and Michael McDermott, a neighbouring farmer. “It looks...

Tayto Park to widen family offering with a 250-room hotel

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The amusements industry is broadening its remit with a full-on family resort proposition becoming the way forward for many. In Ireland the concept is being seized with vigour as Tayto Park lodges plans for a new hotel to entice the 800,000 expected to visit this year to stay that little bit longer.   Tayto Park has applied to Meath County Council...