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Chamber members and guests enjoy tasty event at Yellow Door

Lisburn Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a business barbecue at the Yellow Door restaurant in Market Square, Lisburn.

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Danske Bank, Bow Street, Lisburn. Pic by Google

Bank to refurbish Lisburn branch

Danske Bank has confirmed that it is investing in a full refurbishment of its Bow Street branch in Lisburn.

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Civil Service sickness levels worst in five years. Picture posed by model

Civil Service sickness levels worst in five years

Around one in eight civil servants had at least one absence spell lasting an average of almost three months in 2016/17, new figures have revealed.

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What businesses should learn from Ryanair holiday ‘mess’

Ryanair’s failure to plan for pilot holidays is a warning to employers on the risks of effectively managing staff leave, according to a leading HR specialist.

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McMullen Facades, Lurgan Road, Moira. Pic by Google

Moira firm secures £18m contract in London

Moira-based glass company McMullen Facades has secured an £18m contract to deliver the window system for a 30-storey residential tower that forms part of the new Southbank Place scheme in London.

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Pictured at the new Coffee Dock in Lagan Valley Island are Jonathan Mallon, General Manager at OCS, and Councillor Scott Carson, Chairman of the council's Corporate Services Committee.

New Coffee Dock serves selection of best locally sourced products

Lagan Valley Island is now home to a new ‘Made in Lisburn Castlereagh’ Coffee Dock, serving a selection of locally produced and sourced products.

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Jonathan and Sarah McCann, directors of Jonzara, with Alderman Allan Ewart MBE (centre), chairman of the council's Development Committee.

Lisburn store selected for ‘Small Business Saturday’ event

Lisburn fashion and accessories retailer Jonzara Ltd has been selected by the UK Small Business Saturday team as one of their 100 small businesses.

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Five years on from triple farm tragedy, tributes paid to Ulster’s Nevin Spence

Those closest to Ulster Rugby star Nevin Spence have paid tribute to him ahead of the five-year anniversary of his tragic death in a farming accident that also claimed the lives of his brother Graham and father Noel.

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Figures reveal two per cent rise in jobless total

Figures reveal two per cent rise in jobless total

The number of local people out of work and claiming unemployment benefits rose by two per cent last month, according to the government’s latest figures.

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Rebecca gets on board Titanic Hotel

A Hillsborough student from the Belfast Met completed a week-long training course before she got on board the Titanic Hotel, in Belfast which opened this week.

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Some of the products from Hannan Meats.

Great Taste Golden Fork award presented to Hannan Meats

A Moira company was celebrating when it was honoured at the Great Taste, the world’s most coveted food awards, at its grand finale for 2017.

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A computer-generated image of how the new Smyth Patterson development might look from Wardsborough Road.

Ambitious plan for city centre development

Smyth Patterson has announced plans for a multi-million pound redevelopment project in Lisburn city centre.

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Jonathan Holmes, Managing Director of Creative Composites. Pic by Michael Cooper

Lisburn company heading for trade show in Germany

Lisburn firm Creative Composites - the UK’s most advanced composites manufacturer - will take its search for new business to a major trade show in Germany later this month.

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KME Steelworks goes from strength to strength: Directors Seamus Murchan and Jason Quinn pictured with the Chairman of Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council's Development Committee, Alderman Allan Ewart MBE (centre).

Steel firm going from strength to strength

Lisburn firm KME Steelworks Ltd has announced expansion plans which could see the creation of 20 new jobs over the next 12 months.

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The Speckled Hen.

Local businesses shortlisted for awards

The Speckled Hen (Public House of the Year) and Emma Johnston Interior Design (Interior Showroom of the Year) will be flying the flag for Lisburn at the Ulster Tatler Awards 2017.

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The report was published on Wednesday morning.

REVEALED: The number of people receiving DLA in your area

The total number of people in receipt of Disability Living Allowance (D.L.A.) in Northern Ireland has been published by the Department for Communities (D.f.C.)

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Roger Kennedy, AKFP Group Director and Chartered Financial Planner.

Lisburn firm says remote working initiative boosted staff morale

A local financial life planning firm closed its headquarters for a full month recently as all staff took the decision to work remotely.

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The sale started on Monday.

Budget airline offering £99 one-way tickets from Belfast to USA

Local jet-setters can now travel from Belfast to the USA for as little as £99 one-way, thanks to a low budget airline.

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Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service recruiting for Community Firefighters in YOUR area

Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) has launched a recruitment drive for Community (Part-Time) Firefighters in 12 Fire Stations across Northern Ireland.
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The deadline for P.P.I. compensation claims is August 29, 2019.

Majority have NOT claimed over P.P.I. mis-selling

The majority of people mis-sold payment protection insurance (P.P.I.) have not yet submitted a claim for compensation, according to the Financial Conduct Authority (F.C.A.).

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