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Swords Pavilions Supporting St. Francis Hospice

St Francis Hospice Raheny has been the charity of choice for Swords Pavilions Shopping Centre for the years 2015, 2016 and also for the remainder of this year. Centre Director, Ian Hunter and Deirdre King, Marketing Manager paid a visit to St Francis Hospice to present them with a huge…

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Enterprise Week

Enterprise Week To Stimulate Local Job Creation

Fingal Local Enterprise Office has announced details of “Local Enterprise Week 2017” scheduled for 5th to 11th March. Local Enterprise Offices around the country will run hundreds of events during the week 5th to 11th of March, with the ultimate aim being to create jobs among small businesses and also…


Gourmet Food Parlour 10th Birthday Celebrations

Gourmet Food Parlour launched their newly refurbished restaurant at North Street in Swords with an evening of entertainment and good food on Thursday last. Around 120 specially invited guests turned up to congratulate proprietors, Lorraine Heskin and Lorraine Byrne on the expansion of the restaurant and on reaching 10 years…

Vietnamese restaurant

New Vietnamese Restaurant Opens In Swords

A new Vietnamese restaurant with a focus on healthy option food, called ‘Nhu Y’ has just opened on Main Street in Swords, adding to the great variety of culinary choice for residents of the North County. In welcoming the new restaurant to the local business community, Tony Lambert, CEO of…

Enterprising Women

Enterprising Women’s Network Workshop

Over 50 female businesswomen congregated at the Fingal Enterprising Women Network workshop recently to learn how they can work more effectively on growing their business, as opposed to getting caught up on a treadmill of firefighting in their business. Joanne Hession of the Entrepreneur’s Academy said, “It’s so important to…


REA Cumisky Target US Market

Almost 20 per cent of overseas enquiries about Irish property are now coming from the United States, from a negligible base two years ago, according to a Real Estate Alliance nationwide survey. “Property buyers from the US are increasingly securing homes and investments in Ireland, buoyed by a strong dollar…


Low Cost Loan Scheme For Local Farmers

Local Fine Gael senator, Dr James Reilly has said that a newly launched low cost loan scheme will be extremely beneficial for potentially 800 farmers in the North County, particularly to help them mitigate against the impact of Brexit. The ‘Agri Cashflow Support Loan Scheme’, which was developed in co-operation…


Lusk Lady Is Top Employee

Lusk resident, Sylwia Siuda is a true success story and credit to Maldron Hotel Dublin Airport. She was unanimously nominated for Maldron Hotel Dublin Airport Employee of the Month Award and indeed Dalata Hotel Group. Introduced to the hotel through the Momentum Programme, (a back to work initiative run by…