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Month: May 2019

May 30
FESTIVAL OF WINDOWS 2019

June 15th 2019 will see the 6th year of NEWRY 2020’s Festival of Windows on Hill Street, supported by Newry BID and NMDDC.   Newry’s very first Festival of Windows launched in 2014 on 13th of June and showcased work from local art and crafts people in shop windows on Hill Street in the City centre, turning the […]

May 20
FREE Workplace Health & Wellbeing Support Service – Year 4 now open

Newry BID in partnership with Health Matters are currently offering a FREE workplace health and well-being service through funding provided by the Public Health Agency. The aim of the initiative is to support local businesses through a structured process to improve the overall physical and mental health of their employees. This is currently year 4 […]

May 17
DRUG DISPOSAL BIN – NORTH STREET CAR PARK NEWRY

Newry BID in partnership with Newry, Mourne & Down PCSP & PSNI Newry have sited a RAPID Drug Disposal Bin to allow members of the public to dispose of unwanted drugs prescribed and/or illegal/illicit safely. This is part of the RAPID Initiative (Remove All Prescription and Illegal Drugs). For more information on RAPID visit: www.drugsandalcoholni.info/rapid […]

May 16
Translink’s Bus & Train week

Newry BID are delighted to support Translink’s Bus & Train week which will take place from 3rd – 9th June 2019. Bus & Train week is a celebration of the benefits of travelling by public transport in Northern Ireland. From 3rd – 9th June, enjoy exclusive discount travel tickets, special events in-station and on-board services. Take in your […]

May 15
999 Event

Newry BID in partnership with Newry, Mourne & Down PCSP ran a 999 Event on Monday 13th May at Newry Omniplex. A range of experts covered all aspects of public order, event management, risk management & licensing issues. The event was a great success with over 80 people in attendance across many local businesses.  

May 14
May 13
Newry Easter Marketing

Newry BID undertook a broad ranging Easter Marketing Campaign for Newry across online, social, press and bill board platforms. Engagement levels have been high with positive feedback. Newry BID also organised a successful Easter Egg Hunt as part of that Easter Campaign which took place on Saturday 20th April in the events space at Marcus […]

May 02
Workshop at Finegan & Son with Mary Kitson

Newry BID in partnership with Lean in Newry group of local business women, invited members to a Lean in Newry workshop at Finegan & Son with Mary Kitson. In this workshop Mary shared experiences of women who have challenged sexual harassment and what they have achieved. Mary also talked about what women as leaders can […]

May 02
Social Media Training for BID Members

Newry BID provided FREE Social Media Training for members from Lianne McCooey. This course gave an insight to Social Media and how you can use this effectively to build brand awareness, increase your audience and how to grow your business and increase your reach. Lianne particularly focused on what’s the best platform to use, how to […]

May 01
Improving How Newry Looks

Newry Business Improvement District (BID) are delighted to report progress on one of our key themes, namely, Improving How Newry Looks. We know from engagement with our members the importance of Newry being a clean and welcoming place for shoppers and visitors. To this end, we are delivering on several initiatives to make a difference. […]