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Month: October 2020

Oct 27
Newry’s Best Halloween Window Display Awarded

This Halloween many of the city centre businesses got into the spooky season with some spooktacular window displays! Newry BID organised its annual Halloween Window Dressing Competition among our BID members. The competition was very tough with many local businesses creating spooky scenes to attract customers into their premises. Newry BID had an independent judge […]

Oct 26
Helping to improve how Newry Looks

Another phase of cleaning shop fronts for members has been undertaken by DC Cleaning Services. These include Malone Accounting, McNamee & McDonnell Solicitors, Ancu Veterinary Hospital, La Dolce Vita, 8 Till Late, Timoneys Travel, BJ McNally Printing, HQ Building Design, Salon 35, LAF Hair & Beauty, and Newry Veterinary Clinic.    

Oct 19
Press Release – Bolster Community provides a safety net for Newry and Mourne through COVID-19

Local community support charity helps individuals and families get through and get ahead 19th October 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has served a devastating blow for charities across Northern Ireland, many reluctantly, reduced services or closed their doors. Yet charities continue to be a crucial safety net for many. Local community support charity, Bolster Community today […]

Oct 14
Covid19 Restrictions – Latest Update

It has been confirmed this morning that additional restrictions will come into force across Northern Ireland from Friday 16th October. No detail in relation to support for businesses impacted has been announced this morning. The Executive will meet again tomorrow and will outline details of what support may be available. Newry BID is here to support […]

Oct 09
Important Covid19 Update

You will have undoubtedly heard about the greater Newry area featuring prominently on the Covid infections league table. This is a matter of serious concern both from a public health perspective and given the increased livelihood of the introduction of further restrictions which would undoubtedly harm our local economy. We strongly urge our members and […]

Oct 09
JMK Solicitors achieves prestigious Legal Quality Mark

JMK Solicitors achieves prestigious Legal Quality Mark for the third year running JMK Solicitors,  Northern Ireland’s leading road traffic and personal injury law firm  – are celebrating after being awarded the prestigious Lexcel Quality Mark.  The Lexcel scheme, administered by the Law Society recognises firms which achieve  excellence in legal practice management and client care […]

Oct 09
Smart City Project

Newry BID and Newry 2020 were delighted to welcome the Minister for Finance to Newry to show off their new “smart city” project. The Smart Newry initiative will use low-cost internet-enabled sensors to collect real-time environmental data from across the city centre, and will make that data freely available to the public via the project […]