Planning approval has been given for a new stand at Punchestown Racecourse.
Kildare County Council has given the green light for a three storey stand, which will be preceded by the demolition of the old external stand.
The plan also includes a ground floor reserved bar, champagne bar and toilets as well as landscaping and a restaurant for horse owners and trainers.
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