Burnside path extension

Contractors have been appointed to carry out work to extend the riverside path in Burnside.

According to the council, the tender has been awarded to A G Wilson and works are due to commence in September this year. The estimated cost of the project is £45,000.

UUP councillor John Scott welcomed the appointment of the contractor.

Speaking at the council meeting on August 5, he described the project to extend the walkway as “marvellous for the community”.