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Jan 29
2020 Rates Revaluation Information Event

Newry BID jointly hosted a 2020 Reval information event with Newry Chamber on Tuesday 28th January 2020 in Newry City Library. The Draft 2020 NAVs have now been issued and we are delighted to see several businesses have received discounts. However, the 2020 Draft Reval hasn’t reflected the fall in rents over the last number […]

Jan 16
Carnbane Out of Town Development Withdrawn

Carnbane Out of Town Development Withdrawn The BID is delighted to confirm that further to the recommendation to refuse the proposed new out of town development at Damolly on 11/12/2019, after BIDs objection, the applicants have elected to withdraw the application, prior to the refusal notice being issued. This is some much needed good news […]

Jan 10

Emma Marmion, President of Newry Chamber of Commerce & Trade announced the intention to mark the 200th year of business and professional representation of the City of Newry by the publication of a new Ledger styled coffee table book to be entitled “The Business of Newry”. Recently uncovered documents show a very active Chamber operating […]

Nov 20
O2 Store Re-opening in Buttercrane Shopping Centre

O2 are re-opening in Buttercrane shopping centre this Friday 22 November at 10am. Want to find out more about O2 products or plans? O2 Gurus will be on hand to show you all the best deals. They can also teach you how to be smarter with your smartphone, with tips on everything from taking portraits […]

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, […]

Aug 13

This year’s NI Small Business Conference will focus on the theme of ‘Delivering Growth’ for small businesses. Organised by Newry Chamber of Commerce & Trade, in partnership with Newry, Mourne and Down District Council, the Federation of Small Businesses NI and Newry BID, it will be held in the Sean Hollywood Arts Centre, Newry on […]

Jul 11
The HR Elephant

The HR Elephant – 57 Monaghan Street, Newry, County Down, BT35 6AY The HR Elephant is a Human Resource Consultancy based in Newry, Ireland. Due to continued growth and expansion the business has relocated their premises to 57 Monaghan Street, Newry, BT35 6AY in June 2019. The company provide a very unique outsourced HR service; they […]

Jun 06
Masterclass on Goal Setting

Newry BID hosted a Masterclass on Goal Setting at The Good Space, Newry with Sean Hogan. A very informal session with some useful tips. Attendees included; Grafton Recruitment, Fitzpatrick & Kearney, SRC, Newry Democrat, JMK Solicitors & South Down Dental Clinic.

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 […]