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Publican objects to big development

Pub owner believes his business will suffer

A local pub owner says a multi-million pound Douglas quayside development will literally leave him "in the dark".

Geoff Joughin runs the Albert Pub, next to the bus station site.

Planners gave the £25 million scheme the go-ahead yesterday.

A three-week appeal period will begin once a legal agreement between the developers and planners has been finalised.

Mr Joughin says his pub will suffer:

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