New Ross Nollaig encouraging Shop Local this Christmas

New Ross Nollaig is co-ordinated by the RETC Committee¬† sub-committee of the New Ross & District Chamber in association with Wexford County Council and the businesses and groups of New Ross to promote the town and area at Christmas time. New Ross Nollaig 2017 includes activities and events such as organising the Christmas lights in New Ross town, New Ross Nollaig Christmas Crafts, Santa Cruise on the Barrow,¬† Annual Christmas Lighting Ceremony & Christmas Parade. This year we are delighted to have the Whitechurch Christmas Tractors of New Ross come in on board……………..along with the Schools & Clubs Festive Window Competition co-ordinated by New Ross Rugby Club

Keep up to date on activities on www.facebook.com/newrossnollaig

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Keep up to date on activities on www.facebook.com/newrossnollaig

Have you Started your Christmas Shopping yet? Chamber Vouchers available all year round!!

SUPPORT LOCAL THIS CHRISTMAS

As a community, we need to realise that our spending decisions will directly impact on the job security of our friends and families. Every Euro we spend locally has a multiplier effect in our community that benefits us and the local economy.

The vouchers are available in denominations of ‚ā¨20, and ‚ā¨50 and are accepted in over 70 businesses in New Ross. Vouchers can be purchased by completing the Order Form, or contact New Ross & District Chamber Office The Rising Tide Business Centre, No 36 South Street, by phoning 051-425077, or by emailing admin@newrosschamber.ie

Participating Outlets

EMPLOYERS-

Under the current revenue rules, employer‚Äôs are permitted to give a once off payment up to ‚ā¨500 worth of vouchers to each employee without any tax implications for either, i.e. the employee can accept vouchers without incurring PAYE, PRSI ¬†USC or BIK.¬† The employer is not liable for PRSI . Also if the voucher is treated as a bonus or part there of, it can be claimed as a business expense. The only obligation on the employer is to keep a record of employee‚Äôs that they issue vouchers to.

 

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If you are in business and would like to join the New Ross & District Chamber Voucher Scheme please contact New Ross & District Chamber Office on 051-425077 or email: admin@newrosschamber.ie    Main benefits of becoming a participating outlet are: Accepting New Ross & District  Shopping Vouchers encourages uplift in sales, Maintain and develop your customer base, Attract new customers from surrounding areas, Get recognition for work to promote New Ross collectively, Part of a brand that promotes quality, value, choice and excellence in customer service,

Your money is spent in the New Ross & District  and stays in the New Ross & District.

Your money supports New Ross District Jobs & Employment.

2017 Winners Announced-Congratulations and well done to all finalists…

Over 170 attended  our Gala Awards Evening on Saturday the 4th November  2017  in the Brandon House Hotel where the 2017 Winners were announced. 

 

 

 

 

CATEGORY WINNERS 2017


And that's a wrap! WINNERS of the 2017 New Ross & District Business & Community Awards

Well done to all the finalists....

WINNER OF THE 2017
Best in Tourism

Creacon Wellness Retreat

WINNER OF THE 2017
Best New Start-Up

The Clothesline Boutique

WINNER OF THE 2017
Business Woman of the Year

Anne Marie Finn
(Lady Melia Fashions)


WINNER OF THE 2017
Professional Services Award

Doyle & Partners Integrated Design Ltd

WINNER OF THE 2017
Community & Social Enterprise Award

New Ross Credit Union

WINNER OF THE 2017
Sports Club of the Year Award

New Ross Boat Club

WINNER OF THE 2017
Employee of the Year Award

Colette O' Donoghue
Sheridan Insurances

WINNER OF THE 2017
Small Business of the Year

Loftus Hall

WINNER OF THE 2017
Best in Retail Experience

Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience &
Restaurant


WINNER OF THE 2017
New Ross & District Person of the Year

Mary Browne


WINNER OF THE 2017
Social Media Award

Lady Melia Fashions

WINNER OF THE 2017
Overall Business of the Year Award

Creacon Wellness Retreat

 

 

And the countdown begins!

“GALA EVENING”

Saturday 4th November 2017

BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW

                                                                                          WINNERS 2016

The Awards, now in their 9th year recognises business & community groups across the town and district for their hard work, innovation and dedication to the community and local economy.

Dont miss out on the Business Event of the year…………..

 

MC for the evening will be Mr Alan Corcoran from South East Radio

Music provided by ELEMENO.

 

 Tickets available to buy at the New Ross & District Chamber Office Tel:051-425077 or e:admin@newrosschamber.ie 

Deadline for purchasing tickets is Thursday 2nd November 2017

                                              

 

Budget Breakfast in association with MK Brazil

Annual Budget Breakfast

with guest

Mr Brendan Twhohig

Brendan is a Chartered Tax Consultant and has been working in the tax sector for over 20 years.

He joined the firm in 2006 having previously held key tax positions in both Irish and international firms. In addition to working with clients directly, Brendan also provides support consultancy services to other professional advisors and is a member of various consultancy and liaison groups.

Brendan is also a well known speaker and author on tax issues and regularly makes contributions to both local and national media, as well as to various trade journals.

Email: brendantwohig@mkbrazil.com

Date: Wednesday 11th October 2017

   Time: 8.00 am to 9.30 am                                        Venue: Paddy Murphy Suite, Brandon House Hotel

BOOKING ESSENTIAL

Deadline for registration 1.00pm on Tuesday 10th October 2017

Register Here….

 

Lake Region Medical Charity 4 Mile Run/2 Mile Walk – 2017

Come join us for our annual charity 4 mile run/walk kiddies dash . Lots of fun and prizes to be had including DJ and entertainment for the kids and some well earned refreshments .This year all proceeds go to our two chosen charity’s Our Lady of Fatima school in Wexford and Touching hearts Waterford . So whether your a keen experienced runner or just fancy a stroll through the beautiful park come along all are welcome !! Hope to see you there…

The Lake Region 4 Mile Run/2 Mile Walk will take place on Sunday, 15th Oct at 11:30am in the JFK Arboretum, New Ross Co Wexford

For further details click HERE or check out Lake Region Medical Charity Events on Facebook

Q2 2017 In BUSINESS Magazine

The 2nd¬†quarter of In BUSINESS Magazine is now available, pop in to the New Ross & District Chamber office on 36 South Street and pick up your issue today, can’t call in.. then please click on image below for a pdf format of magazine.

In BUSINESS is brought to you by Chambers Ireland covering all the news from Chambers all over the Country.

 

 

Ever wonder how social media, digital marketing works and were always too afraid to ask.

New Ross & District Chamber in association with  Lorcan Kinsella Founder & CEO of Brand Nova Digital  will be hosting a number of evenings for businesses over the coming months..

Places Available: 10                           Bookings/Inquiries To: New Ross & District Chamber
Next Date: TBC                                     T: 051 425077        E: admin@newrosschamber.ie

Times: 6.15pm to 9.00pm         Venue: Conference Room @ the Rising Tide Business Centre, No 35 South Street, New Ross, Co. Wexford.

Cost: Chamber Members Free ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Non-Chamber Members ‚ā¨10.00 PP

Titled “How To Market Your Business Online‚ÄĚ aims to demystify the jargon associated with social media & digital marketing.

We hope to see you there and help New Ross to Go Digital!

 

 

EW Levingstone & Co Celebrates 4 Decades in New Ross

1977  Р 2017

Congratulations to Ernest and his team celebrating 40 years in business in New Ross on the 1st July. Ernest a long standing member of New Ross & District Chamber and a director for many years has tirelessly supported New Ross Businesses and Community. We are delighted for him and his celebrations and wish him many more years in New Ross. www.ewlevingstoneaccountants.ie

New Ross in Bloom

Its that time of year and we are currently putting together the finer details for New Ross in Bloom 2017. We want New Ross to look even more beautiful again this summer with the stunning floral displays we can achieve with the help of the New Ross Tidy Towns and the local business community. We look forward once again to all the retailers and residents getting involved in this wonderful project that showcases our town at its best.

If you wish to participate in the project in 2017 or require further information, please contact the New Ross & District Chamber office tel:051-425077 or e:admin@newrosschamber.ie

DEADLINE FOR ORDERS FRIDAY 21st  APRIL 2017

Download order form Here……….