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Danske Bank Event On Brexit In Down Business Centre

Attention business community in Down District! Danske Bank Event On Brexit. Date: Tuesday 28 March 2017 Time:8:00 – 9:15am. Venue: Down Business Centre, 46 Belfast Road, Downpatrick, BT30 9UP. Janice Symington, Manager of the Down Business Centre, said: “Danske Bank are delighted to host a local business breakfast on the…

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Free Courses For Business Start-Ups

Free business courses for local business start-ups!!!! Down Business Centre would love to see you at this event. Please register following link below. New Year, New Start Starting your own business is an exciting time but often bewildering! Come along to Down Business Centre on Tue 17th Jan 2017 at…

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Check Out The Exploring Enterprise Scheme At The Down Business Centre

Joan O’Hara, Business Adviser at the Down Business Centre in Downpatrick, is looking forward to working on a new initiative with unemployed people or those already in employment. She said: “This free course, run by Down Business Centre, is open to anyone unemployed or working /in training less than 16…

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Over 3000 Budding Entrepreneurs To Get Help With Business Plans In 2016

Plans for more than 3,000 new start-up businesses are set to be developed this year as part of The Regional Start Initiative. The next generation of businessmen and women in the Newry Mourne and Down area are being invited to get help turning their business ideas into tangible business plans…

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Down Business Centre To Celebrate 30 Years With A 30 @ 30

Down Business Centre is now 30 years in business this year and to celebrate they  will be running a series of 30 minute free events for the local business community – 30minutes @ 30years. Centre manager Janice Symington said: “Our first event kicks off on Friday 4 March at 8.00am…

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Down Business Centre Seeks Cartaker/Maintenance Operative

Down Business Centre Limited is seeking to appoint: Caretaker/Maintenance Operative Full-time post Salary: Negotiable Applicants must have a good standard of general education and hold a current clean driving licence. Previous caretaking experience or experience working within Trades for example, joinery, building, and plumbing would be advantageous and would also…

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Down Business Centre Casts Net For New Business Start Ups In Ardglass

Have you got what it takes? People in Ardglass are getting the chance of a lifetime to step out of unemployment and step into a new exciting business venture opportunity. Down Business Centre is recruiting for an initiative aimed at helping people living within the fishing dependent community of Ardglass…

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Business Owners Urged To Join Beyond Support Network

A call has gone out to all business owners in Down District to join a support network aimed at helping them to grow and develop their services and products. The Beyond Network, which is managed by Down Business Centre on behalf of Down District Council, will be formally launched at…

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Get Free Help For Unemployed And Business Start-Ups At Down Business Centre

Contact the Down Business Centre for assistance if you are unemployed or are interested in setting up a new business. 

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Down Business Centre Offers Free Support To Unemployed in Down District

AN initiative to help reduce unemployment in Down District has been launched by Down Business Centre, the area’s business-start support agency. The centre is running a free programme to help those currently out of work to identify what they need to do to get back into employment or alternatively to…

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#Optimise Social Media Strategy Programme Well Attended At Down Business Centre

The #Optimise Programme has delivered a Developing Your Digital Marketing Strategy seminar at the Down Business Centre to an enthusiastic audience of local small business people. The Digital world has been debunked and clear strategic thinking about the path ahead set out in a way that a small and busy…

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Police Arrest Three In Downpatrick On Suspicion Of Being Equpped For Theft

Three men aged 21, 24 and 26 were arrested by police in Downpatrick on Thursday on suspicion of ‘going equipped for theft’. The males were detained after a car was stopped by a police patrol close to Down Business Centre on Belfast Road shortly before midnight. A number of items including empty oil…

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Visit the Free iOTA Business Roadshow in Downpatrick

VISIT THE IOTA ROADSHOW WEDNESDAY  4 December 2013 – 9.30 – 3.00pm At Down Business Centre, Downpatrick. Don’t miss this very useful business roadshow at Down Business Centre (off the Belfast Road, Downpatrick). Take the time to look after your business and your business will look after you. If you are…

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Down Business Centre Makes Presentation To Down Council

JANICE Symington, Manager at the Down Business Centre, led a presentation to Down District Council’s Economic Development Committee on Wednesday (8 May). The Down Business Centre located on the Belfast Road outside Downpatrick is a Not for Profit Company run by a volunteer Board of Directors with a no-profit taking…

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Downpatrick Steps Closer To eBay Trading Bonanza

Just watch out for an explosion of eBay business activity from the Downpatrick area! Fourteen lucky participants have just completed a very successful, in-depth workshop seminar on the Internet’s biggest buy-sell forum, eBay, and are ready to put their new-found knowledge to immediate use. An introductory eBay course was run…

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