People have travelled Portaferry to visit Exploris unaware that it was closed
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Exploris to remain closed for summer as £214,000 of funding lost

Exploris aquarium will remain closed for the peak summer season as it has emerged its refurbishment programme has suffered a £214,000 funding setback.

Ards Borough Council failed to appoint a contractor to undertake the work at the attraction in Portaferry, County Down, earlier this year.

BBC News NI's Kevin Magee reports.

  • 19 Jun 2015
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