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Nov 23
BID Newsletter November

Update on Flood Grant NMD Council has issued an update in relation to the £7,500 flood recovery grant from the Government for businesses impacted by the flooding in Newry, Jonesborough and Downpatrick. This is a large number of businesses still to be processed. If you are a Newry BID member and you have any concerns […]

Sep 25
Newry BID Host Health in the City Initiative

Newry BID (Business Improvement District) is set to host a month packed full of FREE health and wellbeing events and activities in Newry city centre across the month of October. With something for all the family, from baby mindfulness, Relax Kids and Charge Up for teenagers to a coffee morning for carers, gym taster sessions, […]

Apr 27
Consultation on Proposed Civic Centre

The Council have submitted their planning application for a proposed new “Civic Hub” development at Abbey Way. You can view the application by logging onto the Planning Register on the Planning Portal, opening the link to the Public Register website and entering the planning application reference number (as quoted above). The Planning Portal also […]

Apr 27
Best Customer Service Award

Newry BID is delighted to be sponsoring the Best Customer Service (Independent Retailer) award. The Greater Newry Business Awards are the district’s premier celebration of business excellence and will recognize, celebrate and reward the success of local businesses and individuals at the top of their game. Key Points: FREE to enter 25 categories to choose […]

Nov 11
Newry Christmas Lights Switch-on

Newry Mourne and Down District Council get ready to fill the district with some Christmas Magic with Switch On Events happening across the district from 17th November until 9th December 2022. It all kicks off with the Lights Switch-On in Newry on 17th November Newry will embrace the festive spirit with free family activities at […]

Oct 17
A Free, Family Halloween Adventure comes to Newry

On Saturday 29th October, families in Newry will be able to have a great day out with this augmented reality story-trail called ‘Totally Spooking Out!’, brought to you by Newry BID! Newry BID has teamed up with High Street Safari to run a special, free trail in Newry. This innovative experience lets’ family choose what […]

May 24
Newry Half Marathon – A Great Family Day Out

Newry is preparing to welcome one of the most exciting sporting events the city has seen in recent years, with the return of the Newry Half Marathon and 10K on Sunday 29th May. At least 1,300 competitors and more than 2,000 spectators are expected to line the streets from The Quays Shopping Centre where the […]

Mar 23
‘Back in Business’ Scheme

Newry BID Manager Eamonn Connolly was delighted to join other stakeholders (Newry Chamber of Commerce and Retail NI) today in Newry to welcome Finance Minister Conor Murphy’s announcement of a revamped ‘Back in Business’ Scheme. This will see businesses offered a 50% rates discount for up to two years if they occupy a vacant shop […]

Nov 04
Christmas Magic is Coming to The Quays

Join us at The Quays Shopping Centre on Thursday 11th November from 6-8pm where we are kick-starting the Christmas season in style.  Santa will be joined by some special guests at the Centre to switch on our Christmas Lights and officially open our Magical Christmas Trail. There will be Christmas Cookie decorating, balloon modelling, face […]

Nov 04
Formal Notice of the Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Formal Notice of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Newry BID Company Ltd will be held virtually on Tuesday 23rd November at noon. Please RSVP to no later than Noon on Friday 19th November. If you wish to be considered to join the Board of Directors please […]