Businesses encouraged to get Brexit ready through online workshop

By Ciaran McKane

November 2020 Business people in the Derry City and Strabane District Council area are being invited to a free online seminar to prepare them for the UK’s exit from the European Union at the end of this year.The Countdown to Brexit workshop from 2pm-4pm on Wednesday December 9th aims to offer owners and managers a clear…

Top management consultancy to help businesses think BIG

By Ciaran McKane

Derry City and Strabane District Council have announced the appointment of Full Circle Management Solutions to deliver its exciting new Business Innovation & Growth Programme. The programme which is supported by Invest Northern Ireland and the European Regional Development Fund, will see over £820,000 channelled into driving the innovation and productivity of local businesses in the Derry and Strabane area.…

Strabane businesses reward the town’s unsung heroes

By Ciaran McKane

STRABANE businesses have given a warm glow to the local heroes of the coronavirus crisis by sponsoring £100 Strabane gift cards as a way to say thank you to those who have given most during this challenging time. Local people showed their support for the lockdown initiative by making nominations online for the many worthy…

Charitable Trust rewards local volunteers for Covid-19 response

By Ciaran McKane

Local volunteers in the Strabane area who have been devoting their time to helping the local community during the COVID19 pandemic will be rewarded for their efforts by a local charity. The Kathleen Graham Trust today handed over £4,450 of Strabane Gift Card Vouchers to be presented to 89 local volunteers in recognition of their…

Support local with the gift (card) that keeps on giving!

By Ciaran McKane

‘Shop local’ is a more fitting mantra than ever before now that Strabane businesses have begun to reopen after the lockdown brought about by the coronavirus crisis. Its impact is immeasurable but there’s no doubt that it’s vitally important business owners in the town get support and one of the best ways can be through…