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Month: March 2019

Mar 27
Graffiti Removal

Newry BID have just completed a further phase of graffiti removal. The graffiti removal combined with our support for Urban Gardens and Shop Front Grants all contribute to achieve our goal of improving how Newry looks.

Mar 22
Another Successful Year For Newry TradFest

It has been another successful year for Newry TradFest which took place over St. Patrick’s Weekend. Newry City was awash with Traditional music over a 3 day period to coincide with the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. 21 venues hosted many talented Trad musicians with one manager saying “This Year’s TradFest has been fantastic and it […]

Mar 19

NMDDC CHAIRMAN LAUNCHES CHARITY WALK Councillor Mark Murnin Chairman of Newry, Mourne and Down District Council is to walk 66 miles across the District in a 3-day event this May to raise funds for his 3 chosen charities. The Chairman’s Walk is a new initiative by Councillor Murnin as his year in office nears closure. […]

Mar 15
LinkedIn Training session

Newry BID provided a LinkedIn Training session for BID Members at the Hub, Newry. This was delivered by Martin Murtagh – Smart Online Marketing who covered the basics of LinkedIn, advantages of this for business, tips on how to use this platform effectively and how to create a powerful profile. This was a very informative […]

Mar 15
Buttercrane Celebrates 30 years

Buttercrane Shopping Centre is marking 30 years in the heart of Newry City. First opening its doors in November 1988, the centre has changed dramatically, the ebb and flow reflecting the changes on the High Street. Located alongside the historic Newry Canal in the centre of the city, the site on which Buttercrane is built, […]

Mar 01
Newry TradFest March 2019

 Now in its second year, Newry TradFest will once again entertain audiences across many venues over St. Patrick’s weekend. Newry Business Improvement District (BID) are delighted to organise the event again this year and promote Newry City over the Bank Holiday weekend. Running from March 15th– 17th Trad sessions will be in full flow with […]