TD Calls For Midlands Town To Be New Army Headquarters

Denis Naughton says Custume Barracks has been neglected in recent years.

A midlands town should be the home of a new Army Headquarters.

That's according to Galway-Roscommon TD Denis Naughten who believes Custume Barracks is ideally placed for a new HQ.

It comes as a report by the Commission on the Defence Forces recommended an urgent restructuring of the Army, including a new headquarters.

Deputy Naughten says it's being neglected in recent years:

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