North Kildare Chamber today called on the people of Kildare to support local businesses in the run up to Christmas.

Allan Shine, Chief Executive of the Chamber said, “As we approach the Christmas period we encourage the people of Kildare to visit our towns and local attractions, soak up the wonderful atmosphere, and avail of the great value and choice offered by our local businesses for Christmas shopping.” “Christmas marks the most important time in…

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Athy First Friday

Grainne Shaffrey   The last Athy ‘First Friday’ meeting of 2016 will be held this Friday, the 2nd December 2016 in the Clanard Court Hotel.   Joe Boland, Director of Services at Kildare Co. Council has arranged for Grainne Shaffrey of Shaffrey Associates Urban Designers to return to present final designs for some of the…

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Kildare County Council win top award at Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards

Kildare County Council last night (24 November 2016) won the ‘Sustaining the Arts’ Award at the Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards. The winning project was the 1916 Sackville street art project. The 13th annual Awards ceremony was held in association with the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government and showcases and…

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Quinns Win on the Double at Agribusiness Awards

  Quinns of Baltinglass have received two major awards recognising their excellence in the agricultural industry. The Agribusiness awards ceremony took place in Dublin on November 17th where Quinns were crowned Agricultural Business of the Year in both the Merchant and Crops categories.   Attended by over 200 people, the Agribusiness awards recognise the leading…

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Congrats, Fairways and FunDays

We are delighted to announce that Fairways and FunDays have just won the Ireland’s Best Inbound Golf Tour Operator Award 2016 at the prestigious World Golf Awards which were held in Quinta da Lago, Portugal on November 12th 2016. Fairways and FunDays created history by becoming the youngest company ever to win at the World…

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Vote for Colourtrend!

We at Colourtrend are looking for a favour from our Chamber counterparts, we have made the shortlist for being the sponsor for the Leinster Rugby Team’s Sponsor for a day against Montpellier in January which will see us get major exposure both nationally and internationally on the day via the television coverage, pitchside signage as…

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SANTA’S HOUSE EXPRESS @ PALMERSTOWN HOUSE ESTATE

We are very excited to announce that the amazing Santa’s House Express experience will be back at the 5* Palmerstown House Estate this Christmas for its 3rd year running! Santa Claus will be residing in his beautiful Manor home for the weeks coming up to Christmas along with Mrs. Claus, the Elves, and lots of characters! They…

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Naas Town Centre Health Check

This Thursday 17th and Saturday 19th November, surveys of shoppers will be taking place in Naas town centre, on behalf of Kildare County Council.  The survey is part of a pilot Town Centre Health Check training programme, being developed by The Heritage Council of Ireland and RGDATA, in conjunction with 10 participating towns across the…

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