Strabane BID receives successful YES vote for second term

By Ciaran McKane

Strabane BID will continue to assist and promote local businesses in the town centre and support the local economy after achieving a second term following a successful yes vote in a ballot of businesses.The first five-year term of the Strabane Business Improvement District (BID) ends on October 31st, and a renewal ballot was held between…

Flower of Sweet Strabane prize winners announced

By Ciaran McKane

Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council, Alderman Graham Warke, has praised the high standard of entry in the Flower of Sweet Strabane window dressing competition following the formal announcement of the winners in the town centre this week. The initiative, hosted by the Strabane BID in conjunction with the Department for Communities, invited…

A warm welcome back from RK’s Menswear

By Jack

RK’s Menswear has been a presence in Strabane for as long as many can remember and it’s a perfect blend of old-school customer service with up-to-the-minute style. Generations of men from Strabane and the wider North West have been getting suited and booted there for all the big occasions in their lives and owner Danny…

Good Vibes attract all ages to Strabane wellness centre

By Jack

Call it karma, but Strabane women Stephanie Rice and Joanne Gallagher have defied all the odds and enjoyed a successful first year in business despite opening just months before the global pandemic knocked us all for six. The secret of their success? The support of local people and fellow businesses in Strabane alongside their own…