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Month: October 2019

Oct 21
Business Rates Public Consultation

An Innovation Lab event took place on Tuesday 15th October with Newry Business Improvement District and Newry Chamber of Commerce and Trade to seek input from local business owners and providers as to their thoughts and ideas on the current business rates consultation. Please Note: The report from the workshop doesn’t represent the official views […]

Oct 17
Local charity Space being presented with a cheque

Local charity Space being presented with a cheque for £550 by Peter McCaul from the Pearlai team. Funds received from donations for the Newry VIP Shopper fobs, a big Thank You to everyone who donated. If you haven’t got your VIP fob, Register Now: and start receiving discounts today in Newry City and Buttercrane […]

Oct 15
Newry ‘not big enough for two city centres’

Newry BID and Newry Chamber of Commerce have supported planners in rejecting a proposal that would pave the way for “an alternative city centre in Newry”. Colm Shannon CEO Newry Chamber and Eamonn Connolly, BID manager, who represent hundreds of Newry businesses believe planners were wise to recommend that Damolly Developments’ plans for a further […]

Oct 15
Oct 15
Buttercrane Shopping Centre Awarded Autism NI Impact Award

Congratulations to Buttercrane Shopping Centre who have been presented with the Autism NI Impact Award. This Award recognises staff training and recent improvements made to the centre environment to enhance the experience of visitors with Autism. Staff have undergone training to improve awareness of issues that may be experienced by visitors with Autism and in […]

Oct 04
‘Beg to Differ’ video launch

Newry BID facilitated a very informative session at Custom House Newry aimed at helping businesses respond effectively and sensitively with on street begging issues. Newry BID has commissioned and launched a series of videos to help businesses and shoppers respond effectively to on street begging. The four ‘Beg To Differ’ infomercials, which have been circulated online, […]