Work starts on historic mill building
New Lidl store part of development
McCabe Architects of Sligo and Donegal has shared pictures on social media of the early days of the redevelopment of the landmark Lyons Mill on the Finisklin Road into a supermarket.
Work began on the project in the last couple of weeks with McCallion Group appointed as the main contractor.
The Mill will have a cafe at ground floor with contemporary offices above. The overall development will also include a new Lidl superstore, Sligo's second, a public plaza/market area and 137 car parking spaces .
Lidl says its new store at Finisklin Road will create 25 new jobs.