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Council Launch Get Future Ready – Employability and Skills Conference

17 Jan 2023

As part of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council’s February campaign Get Future Ready, a special employability and skills conference is taking place on Thursday 23 February. Hosted by Wendy Austin, this event is open to all local employers,…

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Council launch Get Future Ready – Employability and Skills Series February 2023!

01 Dec 2022

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council is planning a month-long focus on employability and skills in the New Year entitled Get Future Ready. Throughout the month of February 2023, a wide selection of events, employer visits, ‘have a go’…

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Krazi Baker comes out on top at the Annual Tiptree World Bread Awards

29 Nov 2022

Who bakes the best potato bread in the UK? The Krazi Baker from Dromore does! At the recent prestigious Tiptree World Bread Awards – which are the UK’s leading celebration in the art of bread baking – Mark Douglas, AKA…

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Borough Businesses Celebrate Seventh Annual Enterprise Week!

25 Nov 2022

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 the region’s five enterprise agencies,…

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Rapid Response Agrifood Employment Programme

21 Nov 2022

Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Labour Market Partnership launch new Rapid Response Agrifood Employment Programme. The Agrifood Programme will support 20 eligible individuals through a package of support designed to equip participants with the skills, knowledge, experience, and confidence to begin…

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Local businesses pick up two gongs at Farming Life Awards!

16 Nov 2022

The 11th Farming Life Awards took place recently to recognise the talent, entrepreneurship and excellence within Northern Ireland’s agricultural community – and two businesses from the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon borough came home as winners! Local entrepreneur John Dan O’Hare was…

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Three local businesses crowned winners at Licensed Catering News Awards!

16 Nov 2022

Three bars and restaurants from the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon borough recently triumphed at the Licensed Catering News (LCN) Awards! The highly anticipated awards – which are hosted by Northern Ireland’s premiere business magazine for the hospitality industry –…

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Young Entrepreneurs Encouraged to Apply to Enterprise Pathway Programme!

14 Nov 2022

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 self-employment journey to the next level…

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Councils putting the spotlight on key growth businesses during Enterprise Week

11 Nov 2022

The Mid South West Region (MSW) is hosting a business innovation workshop with a focus on ‘Growing through Innovation’ as part of Enterprise Week. The workshop will be held online on Thursday 17 November 2022 at 10am. MSW is a…

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Local food producers bring home 21 awards from the Irish Food Awards!

08 Nov 2022

The success of food suppliers within the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon area is continuing to sky-rocket, following the incredible success at the recent Irish Food Awards (Blas na hÉireann) – where an unprecedented 21 awards were won! These highly…

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