Lough Neagh to receive £2.58m

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LOUGH Neagh is to receive £2.58m from the Heritage Lottery Fund for a number of landscape schemes.

The money will be used for a five-year landscape partnership scheme.

It will include projects to conserve and manage the heritage of the area and plans include developing a heritage trail along the entire shoreline.

There will also be archaeological digs and workshops as well as wetland and peatland conservation projects.