Belfast unveils ambitious plans for Queen's Quay

The Northern Ireland Executive's Minister for Social Development, Nelson McCausland, has revealed new proposals for Queen's Quay in Belfast, a project aimed at creating a riverside venue along the east bank of the waterway and into the city centre.

A permanent zipline could be built across the river Langan, together with a viewing tower and there are plans to build a four-star hotel along the waterfront. 

"The Queen’s Quay master plan will enhance the economic and social development of Belfast’s riverfront, its city centre, and adjacent neighbourhoods to the north and east of the site," said McClausand. "Queen’s Quay is the final stage of redevelopment of the Laganside area and this plan will complete a 25-year transformation of the area."

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