Hearts owner Ann Budge hails 'momentous' day as new £12million stand approved
HEARTS owner Ann Budge hailed a “momentous” day after the club was awarded planning permission to build a new £12million main stand.
Budge admitted that she feared the ambitious project would never get off the ground.
But they finally got the green light and generous benefactors put up £3m of their own money to help fund the redevelopment.
The IT guru addressed council officials in Edinburgh yesterday morning and was thrilled when the planning committee gave unanimous backing to the plans.
Demolition work on the existing site is due to begin next month and the new 7290-seater structure,... read more
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