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Apr 20
Crime Prevention Advice

It is becoming more evident that criminals are exploiting Coronavirus online by sending phishing/scam emails to try and trick users into clicking a bad link. If clicked, these links could lead to malware infection and loss of data like passwords. The scams may claim to have a ‘cure’ for the virus, offer a financial reward, […]

Apr 10
New Covid-19 Community Hub Opens

We talk to Community advice and Councillor Roisin Mulgrew about the new hub, what help it will bring, how we all can help and how we identify those most in need. We also discuss local Charities and how Covid -19 is affecting them.  

Apr 08
Newry BID’s Short Survey – Covid-19

Newry BID has designed a short survey to allow us to represent you better during the Covid-19 crisis. It is critically important that we can accurately represent members in accessing grants and government supports and in lobbying for the essential support that members need. Your feedback will help us do this. See Survey link below, […]

Mar 23
Worst Parkers in NI

Some interesting statistical data published showing the state of the Parking Fines distribution within Northern Ireland.

Mar 19
Coronavirus and HR implications

Many BID Members have asked us for help with managing HR and staffing issues at present. The following information has been provided by federation of small business. The BID are providing free HR support (*) to members to assist during these unprecedented times. (*) Subject to capacity and Terms and Conditions. Employers Duty Employers have […]

Mar 19
LPS – Rate Free Period

Below is a summary of current local rate relief proposals for all businesses. Newry BID are currently lobbying for 12 month rates holiday for all retail and hospitality business, as has been made available in England, as these are the most vulnerable sectors. Further information will be provided as it comes available.

Mar 19
BID calls for suspension of Red Coat Parking Enforcement during COVID-19 crisis

Newry BID is calling on Minister Mallon to suspend Newrys Central Parking Zone (CPZ) status during the Covid-19 crisis. Our already under pressure City Centre has been tipped over the edge by the Covid-19 emergency with many businesses closing and many on reduced hours. Despite Government encouraging people to self-isolate, work from home and to […]

Mar 16
Important Information from BIDs on COVID-19 and your business

Newry BID is engaging with members directly to support them with the unprecedented challenges and uncertainties arising from Covid-19. The constant stream of news makes it more difficult to operate all our businesses. We are asking Government both for clear advice and support and are engaging directly with Council seeking help for our members on […]

Mar 11
NewTech Conference – Newry

NewTech Conference – Newry On Saturday 8th March 50 attendees from the Newry tech community gathered in the Mardyke Suite at the Canal Court Hotel & Spa in Newry for a series of talks on cutting-edge technology. The event was organised by Newry Digital – a group of local IT professionals who meetup to share […]

Mar 11
Mothers Day Gift Ideas

The small candle boxes are £10, the bigger ones £20 and the sweetboxes £15:   Available from: Supporting People And Communities Everyday 24 Monaghan Street |Newry BT35 6AA   T (Newry): 028 3083 5764 W: F: T: @SpaceNI15 E: