Archive for: September, 2020

54 new Northern Ireland jobs announced as NI talent attracts ScreenCloud

ScreenCloud Northern Ireland - NI Business and Tech news - Tall Paul Marketing, Freelance Copywriter - Newry business

London-based digital signage Software as a Service company ScreenCloud is investing in Northern Ireland for the first time, creating 54 new jobs.     The announcement will be welcomed by the Northern Ireland tech sector after the company said it was local tech talent that attracted them to the country.     ScreenCloud provides a […]

Commuting v Coworking: Which is right for me?

Commuting from Newry to Belfast daily means you’ll be adding 20,800 extra miles to your vehicle’s milometer every year.   Embed from Getty Images   And even more soul-destroying, those who commute from Newry to Belfast spend at least two hours, 20 minutes of their day in a car, bus or train. That means you’re […]

£1m investment announced by County Down business


Economy Minister Diane Dodds has announced that packaging manufacturer Priory Press Packaging is investing over £1million in new machinery as part of plans to grow the business into new markets.   The Minister visited County Down business Priory Press Packaging and other companies in the Ards and North Down area to hear feedback on how […]

QUB student Hannah Lyttle speaks of pride after receiving prestigious JMK Solicitors prize

Olivia Meehan and Hannah Lyttle - QUB JMK Prize - NI business news Newry

“Hard work can lead to success and recognition, no matter what background you are from.”     That was the message from Queen’s University Belfast student Hannah Lyttle, who received the prestigious JMK Solicitors Prize and described the news as a “big confidence boost” going into her final year of studies.     The Law […]

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Localised restrictions set in Regulations

Coronavirus Covid19 Newry 147 - Newry headlines

Regulations on the localised Covid-19 restrictions have now been laid, making them legally enforceable.     The restrictions were brought in to stem the increasing increase in cases of the virus in certain areas.      Postcode areas may be added and removed from the local restrictions as patterns of infection change and further interventions […]

CRASH Services – Riverpark Training Scholarship: Two young apprentices excel in first year

David McIntyre - Coleraine - Newry business news

Northern Ireland duo Lee Curran and Josh Conlon are in the driving seat towards a successful new career thanks to a CRASH Services scholarship awarded to trainees of Riverpark Training.     CRASH Services launched the prestigious scholarship scheme in 2019. The Body Shop Apprentice Scholarship aims to attract more apprentices into the Northern Ireland […]

Northern Ireland public urged to use new webpage to report COVID-19 breaches

Coronavirus Northern Ireland - NI public urged to report COVID-19 breaches to police - Newry news

People in Northern Ireland are being encouraged to report any COVID-19 restrictions breaches.     The public is also being encouraged to report suspected breaches of the International Travel Regulations or licensed premises in breach of the current guidelines. Earlier this year, the Police Service of Northern Ireland launched a dedicated web page for members […]

£100,000 of ‘criminal property’ and £35,000 of cannabis seized during Newry police searches

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Organised Crime Unit carried out searches of two properties in the Newry area.     The searches were carried out yesterday, Tuesday, 15 September 2020.     During the course of these searches, a quantity of suspected cannabis resin with an estimated street value of £35,000 was […]

What do Accident Management Companies do?

Northern Ireland accident management company - CRASH Services - What do accident management companies do

After you’ve been in an accident, you’ll feel a range of emotions: anger, frustration, fear, and confusion.   Embed from Getty Images But by using an accident management company like CRASH Services, you can eliminate the stress of dealing with the aftermath of a collision that was not your fault. Let CRASH take care of […]

Expert Panel on Educational Underachievement launches NI wide survey

Expert panel Northern Ireland - Newry newspaper

The Expert Panel on Educational Underachievement, appointed by Education Minister Peter Weir in July, has issued a call for evidence from all interested parties through an online survey.     The Panel, established under the New Decade, New Approach agreement, is examining links between persistent educational underachievement and socio-economic background.     The survey is […]


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