Naas councillor criticises support of Moat Theatre

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Naas councillor criticises support of Moat Theatre

Cllr Seamie Moore

Naas councillor has criticised an application for financial help from the Moat Theatre in the town.

A variety of voluntary organisations and groups in the town are assisted through funding allocated by the councillors on the Naas Municipal District.

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Cllr Moore questioned a proposal to grant the theatre €10,000, at a Naas Municipal District meeting yesterday.

He said this is “a lot of money for a kids’ panto”.

And he told a NMD meeting on July 21 that the theatre gets more than €200,000 from the government through Kildare County Council.