Plans lodged for major expansion of Athlone cinema

Athlone cinema could be expanded to a ten-screen entertainment centre.

Cinema Properties limited has sought planning permission for the expansion of the existing complex at Golden Island.

It would include redeveloping the internal space to include an additional four screens and a new restaurant.

The extension would involve re-relocating 33 car parking spaces in the area. People are invited to make submissions before Friday, February 1st with a decision due by February 22nd.