Clonmel meeting on threatened barracks closure

A huge crowd was expected at a public meeting in Clonmel on Monday night to protest at the threatened closure of the town’s Kickham Barracks.

A huge crowd was expected at a public meeting in Clonmel on Monday night to protest at the threatened closure of the town’s Kickham Barracks.

The army barracks has been listed as one of those under a possible closure threat and the news has been greeted with widespread anger in the town.