Strabane Restaurants crowned winners at Irish Awards

By Jack

Strabane restaurants cleaned up at the recent Irish Restaurant Awards with three local businesses winning four top awards. Strabane’s hospitality sector had fantastic success at the Ulster Regional Awards held in the stunning Slieve Russell Hotel, County Cavan on Tuesday 23rd August 2022. Oysters Restaurant, Patrick Street, scooped two awards under the Tyrone category for Best Customer…

New Pop Up Shop in the Strabane Pagoda

By Ciaran McKane

Mayor of Derry City and Strabane Districy Council, Alderman Graham Warke, pictured with local entrepreneur Jenna Mitchell, at the launch of the new Pop Up Shop in the Strabane Pagoda. Jenna’s new business venture, Scottie Paws, beat off the competition as one of six entrepreneurs who won over the judges to secure a place on the RE:IMAGINE ​Pop Up Shop…

Local entrepreneurs pitch for Pop Up places

By Ciaran McKane

Local entrepreneurs from across Derry and Strabane took on the judges last week to battle it out Dragon’s Den style for a place in the RE:IMAGINE Pop Up Shop initiative, and the chance to showcase their brands in a prime retail location.The scheme is organised by Derry City and Strabane District Council, working in conjunction…