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Takeaway Association Warns 2,000 Jobs At Risk In Sector Following Latest Lockdown & Calls...

The Northern Ireland Takeaway Association has warned that up to 2,000 jobs are at risk in the sector with the announcement of the latest...
Cllr Peter Johnston, Mayor of Mid & East Antrim Council along with (from left), Eileen McCourt (Cadies Closet), Lea Vaughan, (Forest Fitness NI), Marianne Breen, (Brix2U) and Tracey Campbell (MEA Business Engagement Officer).

​Pop-up shops open for business across Mid and East Antrim

Eight businesses are getting involved in the Pop-up shop programme run by Mid and East Antrim Council in the lead up to Christmas as...


- The venture will see the spirits company continue to connect with consumers despite current restrictions -  11 November 2020: Spirits producer, The Copeland Distillery, is...
Anyone can enter by supporting local retailers with the “Shop to Win” posters proudly on display

​20k of Christmas vou“cheers” up for grabs in Ballymena this festive shopping season

As Christmas approaches, Ballymena BID are making 20 winners this winter with a very merry twenty thousand pounds in vouchers up for grabs to...

New grant to help businesses outside town centres with Covid-secure enhancements

Eligible businesses with premises located outside town centre boundaries can now apply for grants of up to £2,000 through the Covid-19 Revitalisation Recovery Programme,...
Mayor of Mid and East Antrim, Councillor Peter Johnston

Council pledges full support to all those affected by Caterpillar announcement

Mid and East Antrim Borough Council will provide its full support to all those impacted by this morning's announcement regarding restructuring at Caterpillar, which,...

NI Scrubs Draws To A Close After Making 106,000 Items For Care Staff

The mammoth effort of pulling together thousands of people to sew scrubs, scrub hats and gowns for hospitals, hospices, care homes and other caring...

Joob Joobs – Sweets aren’t just for kids!

Who says that you have to be a child to enjoy sweets? Not us, that's for sure! Joob Joobs is the largest independent confectionery...
The world-renowned Gobbins Coastal Path is welcoming large numbers of intrepid visitors

Waves of visitors making their way to the Gobbins

The Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Council has welcomed a hugely positive response to the reopening of the Gobbins Coastal Path. The world-renowned attraction...
Mayor of Mid and East Antrim, Cllr Peter Johnston, has praised the resilience and determination of the town’s business community to reopen with enhanced safety and hygiene measures in place.

Ballymena is open for business!

The town of Ballymena is open for business, and ready to welcome shoppers and visitors from near and far. Mayor of Mid and East Antrim,...


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