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Culture Night at Gorey Visitor Centre

This year Gorey will be taking part in Culture Night an annual all-island public event that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts. We at the Gorey Visitor Centre will be hosting an evening of Literature and Music!  Come along for the Book Launch of Irish Author Nuala O'Connor's latest novel 'Becoming Belle'. Meet local author Shelia Forsey. Introductions will be by Irish Author Caroline Busher. Music will be by Composer & Singer Anne Colgan. Anne will be accompanied by local musical [...]

2018-08-29T11:29:51+00:00 August 29th, 2018|News|

WCC Business Training Courses & Workshops

Wexford County Council Local Enterprise Office has published a wide range of training courses and workshops for the Autumn 2018. A highly recommended course includes Start Your Own Business which will run in the Hatch Lab from  3rd October to 5th December. The full programme for the period September- December is available from LEO at info@leo.wexfordcoco.ie or at info@goreychamber.ie 

2018-08-22T10:44:59+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|News|

Exceptional Summer Weather Lifts Retail Growth in 2nd Q to June 2018

2nd Quarter results from Retail Ireland are showing a 3.4% growth rate according to the IBEC retail sector representative group. The rise is mainly attributed to the fine weather spell during the quarter. Retail Ireland noted however that the fine weather was not good news for all sectors of retail, with some reporting declining footfall and falling sales in the period. Retail Ireland Director Thomas Burke said “While many retail categories have been boosted by the long dry spell, other sectors [...]

2018-08-22T10:43:00+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|News|

Digital Skills Clinics – 13th September

The Digital Skills Clinics are specifically designed to help Startups and Small Business Owners access affordable one-to-one mentoring, to improve your social media skills and ensure that you are getting the best out of each platform for your business. Meet us for an hour long training session focussed on what your unique business wants to get out of social medial. We pride ourselves on connecting with each client, learning a little about your business and applying our social media expertise to [...]

2018-08-22T10:36:40+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Members Noticeboard|

Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Lean Start-Up Principles

An Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Lean Start- up Principals training course, presented by Catherine Duggan, will run during September/October 2018 at Gorey Library. The course is designed for start ups, and existing businesses, and will focus on the tools to help test, and develop, your ideas! The programme will run over 4 weeks, at 7pm, for approx. 30-60 minutes and will include four key topics: -Introduction to Lean Start Up. -Identifying, and Creating, a Value Proposition. -Discovering Customer Segments. -Inbound Market [...]

2018-09-05T12:34:08+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Members Noticeboard|

Ashdown Park Hotel Wedding Showcase

Join our wedding showcase on Saturday, 11th August.  See our stunning venue with two outdoor spaces for civil ceremonies, parties and barbecues. From our roof top garden, private courtyard, private suites and our chandelier filled ballroom overlooking the hills of Wexford.  We win on service and food every-time its why we stay at the top of the best wedding venue in Leinster roll call. Best Save Your Date and meet the team with over 16 years in wedding excellence! For further [...]

2018-08-08T11:15:38+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Members Noticeboard|

Whelan’s Pharmacy vies for title

Whelans Pharmacy, Gorey has been nominated a finalist in the ‘Pharmacy of the Year’ category of the inaugural Irish Independent Retail Awards 2018. The pharmacy on St Michaels Road, Gorey was set up in 2013 by local couple, Ed & Veronica Whelan and currently employs seven staff. “We are absolutely delighted to be nominated for this prestigious award and I wish to thank everyone who nominated us and to thank our brilliant staff who made this possible” said Ed. Gorey Chamber [...]

2018-08-09T09:14:48+00:00 August 8th, 2018|News|

The Media’s Spotlight Shines on North Wexford

Gorey & North Wexford continues to gain an envious gaze from all around as RTE News held an outside broadcast from Courtown last Friday with George Lee meeting prominent Chamber Members and Michael D'Arcy TD in Gorey as part of a segment on how Gorey & North Wexford had, on the most part, been less affected by the economic downturn. See the piece on Gorey below: https://www.facebook.com/rtenews/videos/2204077836287873/   .  

2018-08-01T12:27:44+00:00 August 1st, 2018|News|

St.Aidans Services Wins it All!

Gorey Chamber wishes to thank everyone for their generousity in making the Charity Network Event a major success. Over 320 guests attended the reception and premier screening and the general concensus was that the event was an enjoyable evening while demonstrating the strength of the Chamber within the local community. -Diarmuid Devereaux Kay Corcoran Kavanagh from Gorey with Liudmila Braatsun for Belarus enjoying an evening at the cinema to see The Mamma Mia Here We Go Again in aid of [...]

2018-07-25T11:29:55+00:00 July 25th, 2018|News|
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