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Specsavers Mobile Hearing Van In Balbriggan

Having recently launched the Sound Check Ireland 2017 campaign with famous hotelier and RTE’s At Your Service star, Francis Brennan, Specsavers Balbriggan will host the Specsavers Hearing Van on Tuesday, 27th June at various locations throughout the area. The hearing van will be in situ at Super Valu Balbriggan from…

Gemma Conway - LEO, Dian Kelly - The Chocolate Rose Factory (Rus

LEO Helps SMEs In Developing Digital Presence

A recent survey carried out by Irish Domain Registry (IEDR), showed that Irish consumers spend over E9 billion online. But only 32 per cent of SME websites can take sales orders online. The Local Enterprise Office (LEO) Fingal has secured funding from the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources…

KBC Bright Ideas

KBC Bright Ideas Programme

KBC Bank Ireland announced that there are just under two weeks left for community groups to apply for funding through its Bright Ideas programme after the deadline for applications was extended to 30th June 2017. This year KBC has doubled its KBC Bright Ideas support fund to €200,000 and launched…

Dublin Airport, Terminal 2

Record May At Dublin Airport

A record 2.6 million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport in May, which was a 5 per cent increase over the same month last year. Passenger volumes to and from continental Europe rose by 4 per cent with almost 1.4 million passengers travelling to European destinations last month. More than 843,000…

Head of Local Enterprise Oisin Geoghegan

Call For Applications For New Investment Fund

Applications for a new investment fund are open to small businesses at start up or growth stage. The fund is open to “innovative” businesses with up to 10 staff that have previously availed of LEO Fingal services. The closing date for online applications is 31st July and the LEOs expect…

Deirdre King

Deirdre Shortlisted For Prestigious Award

Deirdre King Marketing Manager of Swords Pavillions Shopping Centre, has been shortlisted for the prestigious SCEPTRE award, which will take place at the Dorchester in London later this month. These awards recognise best practice by a marketing professional in a shopping centre. Finalists are judged on their contribution to marketing…


Major New Pub For Swords

The Lawlor family from Swords, who have run The Old School House pub, one of the most iconic pubs in Swords, are in the process of completing a major new pub beside the old one, that promises to have a big impact on the hospitality business in the town. Family…