Extra Garda patrols in Schull as station closes for renovations
Gardaí in West Cork are putting on extra patrols in the Schull area to compensate for the closure of the garda station there as it undergoes much-needed refurbishment.
According to the Garda Press Office, the station in Schull will be closed for roughly eight weeks while the works are carried out.
In the interim, they aim to have B ally de hob Ga rd a Station open from 11am-1pm and 4pm-7pm daily for people who may require garda services. Ballydehob station can be contacted on 028 37111.
“Additional patrols will be carried out during the refurbishment and we would like to reassure the community that An Garda Siochana will be present and can be contacted at any time,” a garda spokesman said.
Gardai can also be contacted at Bantry Garda Station on 027 20860.