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Pictured at the ‘What’s new in digital tourism?’ event, which took place at Southern Regional College, Banbridge Campus was Lord Mayor Councillor Paul Greenfield with Tracy Rice (SRC), Ciaran Cunningham (Banbridge Enterprise Centre), Allan Hamilton (Brilliant Trails), Julian Simpson (Guest speaker, Fibrus), Kieran Swail, Cathal McDonnell, Ian Kennedy and Aidan McCormick (SRC)

Borough Businesses Celebrate Seventh Annual Enterprise Week!

Last week, around 200 local businesses, organisations and entrepreneurs connected, shared new ideas and showcased innovation during the borough’s seventh annual Enterprise Week. Organised by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council in partnership with...
Pictured L-R Julie McCormack (The Executive Office), Lord Mayor Councillor Paul Greenfield, Oleg Shenkaruk (Ukrainians in Northern Ireland Community Group) and Sarah Corrigan (The Law Centre NI).

Council Launch Multi-lingual Support Hub For Migrant Newcomers

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council has become the first local authority in Northern Ireland to launch multi-lingual information hub for the area’s migrant newcomer communities. Developed in collaboration with the Law Centre NI,...
Leah McCann – who took the huge step of opening her own business ‘For You Baby Clothing’ in Lurgan with help from the programme – is pictured alongside Dana McKenna (Armagh Business Centre), Lord Mayor, Councillor Paul Greenfield, Nicola Wilson (ABC Council) and Alderman Ian Burns (Chair of Council’s Economic Development and Regeneration Committee).

Young Entrepreneurs Encouraged to Apply to Enterprise Pathway Programme!

Are you a young entrepreneur based in the borough of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon? Have you completed the ‘Go For It’ Programme recently? Get the support and funding you need to take your...
Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Paul Greenfield cuts the ribbon to officially launch newly refurbished Drumbreda Play Park in Armagh – much to the delight of students from nearby St Patrick’s P.S.

Playtime Declared at New Armagh Play Park!

There was certainly a cause for celebration in Armagh this week, as the newly refurbed Drumbreda Play Park was officially launched – following an investment of £75,000. Children from St Patrick’s Primary School in Armagh,...
Pictured L-R David Leemon (ABC Council), Lord Mayor Councillor Paul Greenfield and Joan Noade (ABC Council).

Brand New Play Park in Kernan Launched!

This week saw Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council officially launch the brand new Kernan Play Park in Craigavon. Along with the help of contractors, elected members and council officials, Lord Mayor of Armagh...
Lord Mayor welcomes first-ever financial education textbook for young people

Council supports first-ever financial education textbook ‘Your money Matters’ for young people

Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council has teamed up with Young Enterprise Northern Ireland, to support financial education to young people. Five thousand copies of the first-ever curriculum mapped financial education textbook, ‘Your Money Matters’...
Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Paul Greenfield officially opens new play park in Scarva Park, much to the delight of local children from nearby Scarva Primary School.

It’s Full Marks For Scarva’s New Play Park!

At a recent ribbon-cutting ceremony, Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon declared Scarva’s brand-new play park officially open! Located right at the heart of the local community within the beautiful woodland surroundings of...

New Warm Spaces Scheme and Online Cost of Living Support Hub Launched

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough (ABC) Council launches new Warm Spaces Scheme and online Cost of Living Support Hub to help support local community groups and residents this autumn and winter. The new Warm...
Pictured front row L-R: Nicola Wilson (ABC Council); Lord Mayor Councillor Paul Greenfield; Dana McKenna (Armagh Business Centre); and Niall McKevitt (CIDO). Back row L-R: Ciaran Cunningham (Banbridge Enterprise Centre); Alderman Ian Burns (Chair of council’s Economic Development and Regeneration Committee); Adrian Ballantine (Brownlow Ltd.); and Brendan McKenna (Mayfair Business Centre).

Lord Mayor Launches Enterprise Week Programme!

Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Paul Greenfield has today (Wednesday 26 October) launched this year’s Enterprise Week programme aimed at supporting the resilience and growth of local businesses. Enterprise Week, which...
Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Paul Greenfield pictured alongside contractors, elected members and council officials at the official opening of Oxford Island Play Park this week.

Lord Mayor Officially Opens Oxford Island Play Park

The brand new, state-of-the-art, and truly unique play park at Oxford Island was officially opened last week with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon’s Lord Mayor. Opened to the public earlier...