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Corrib gas terminal workers delayed by protest

06 October 2006 15:52http://www.rte.ie/news/2006/1006/corrib.html
Workers at the Corrib gas site at Bellanaboy, Co Mayo, were delayed by a protest at the site this morning.
Over 100 protestors blocked the road this morning, forcing the convoy of workers to go to an alternate entrance.
Shell has confirmed that its full complement of workers are now on site.

About 110 gardaí remain at the scene, most arrived at about 8am.
A garda spokesman said deployment of gardaí at the site will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

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6 October 2006 - 5:29pm