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Young Entrepreneur

Search For Best Young Entrepreneur Underway

The latest search to find Fingal’s Best Young Entrepreneur and ultimately Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) aged between 18 and 35, is getting underway, through Local Enterprise Office Fingal. With a €50,000 investment fund available for county winners, this national enterprise initiative attracted 1,842 applications across the country last year…

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Balbriggan Shopfronts

Balbriggan Shop Front Enhancement Scheme Extended

The Balbriggan Town Shop Front Enhancement Grant scheme, which has brought great improvements to the streetscape in Balbriggan has been extended. The Scheme which began in 2016 will now incorporate Chapel Street, Railway Street, Clonard Street, Mill Street, Quay Street and High Street as well as the previous areas of…


Seafood

Substantial Funding For Local Seafood Company

Local senator, Dr James Reilly has confirmed that Balbriggan based seafood enterprise, Rockabill Seafoods is to benefit from €619,350 funding. Rockabill Seafood Ltd received grant aid under The Seafood Capital Investment Scheme, which supports capital investment in state of the art equipment to produce value added seafood products thus maximising…


Enterprise Funding

Local Businesses To Benefit From Cash Injection

A €241,000 cash injection has been approved by the Local Enterprise Office Fingal through a number of its grant schemes aimed at supporting small businesses. The 21 Fingal small businesses and start-ups, nine of which are located in the North County that were approved for financial supports this quarter by…


JCI launch

Search On For Friendliest Business

Junior Chambers Ireland (JCI) Fingal is searching for the area’s Friendliest Business. Do you know a business that makes you smile every time you use their service? If you do, don’t keep it a secret, nominate them for the JCI Ireland Friendly Business Awards Competition. Recently, the search for Fingal’s…


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Macari’s Takeaway Produces ITICA Winners

The Irish Traditional Italian Chippers Association (ITICA) half price fish and chip day that took place on the 31st May last, has produced two prize winners who got their winning tickets from Macari’s Takeaway shops in Balbriggan and Stamullen. During the celebration of the day, ITICA always has a big…


Roganstown Spa

New Spa Manager At Roganstown

Roganstown Hotel and Golf Resort, located a short distance from Swords, has appointed Helen Gray as its new manager for its Sakura Spa. Helen took up her position a few weeks ago and she set about promoting the Spa and Elemis products, as well as Fuschia make-up. Speaking about her…


Michael Savage

Michael Shares Some Business Knowledge

A Breakfast Event called ‘Succeeding with Speciality Retailers’, which will take place on Wednesday, 5th July, is being led by LEO Fingal and will be hosted in the Clayton Hotel, Dublin Airport. This breakfast morning will allow participants the opportunity to hear from three speciality retailers and learn how best…