Is your “Manual Handling” up to date?

New Ross & District Chamber are holding a half-day Manual Handling Workshop for new staff and staff requiring refresher training. Manual Handling Training can help protect your employees against accidental injury due to lifting and carrying. It is recommended by the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2007 that all staff members have a manual handling certificate.

Book Now – Limited Places Available

Booking & Cancellation Policy

Date: Friday 21st June 2019
Time: 2.00pm – 5.00pm
Trainer:  Silver Fern First Aid & Safety Training
Venue: Conference Room, The Rising Tide Business Centre, 35 South Street, New Ross
Cost: €35 – Member / €40 – Non-Member

Deadline for registration is 1.00pm on Wednesday 19th June 2019.

Includes a Certificate Valid for 3 years

For queries or to make a booking please contact Jennifer Power by T: 051 425077 or E: admin@newrosschamber.ie

Chamber Shopping Vouchers-available all year round!!

SUPPORT LOCAL 

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 €20 and €50 and are accepted in over 70 businesses in New Ross. Vouchers can be purchased by completing this Order Form, or contact New Ross & District Chamber Office directly by phoning 051-425077, or by emailing admin@newrosschamber.ie

Participating Outlets

EMPLOYERS-

Under the current revenue rules, employers are permitted to give a once off payment up to €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’s 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.

The GreenSave Programme – Greening Wexford Businesses

The GreenSave Programme is available to SMEs based in County Wexford and is designed to help those businesses save money while saving the environment.

For a flat fee of €250 participating companies will receive;

√    Mentoring support valued at €1,000
√    On-site review visit and follow-up support visit
√    Assistance in developing environmental policy, monitoring and improvements
√    Telephone support as required
√    Final evaluation visit after three months
√   EcoCert certification, if required

Participation in this innovative programme is also risk free – the €250 fee is fully refundable in the event that the annual savings identified do not exceed €250.

Interested in saving money while saving the environment?

Download the Application Form

For further information contact Katie O’ Connor at Wexford Chamber on 053 912 2226 or email katieoconnor@wexfordchamber.ie 

 

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

Kennedy Summer School 2017 Was a Great Success!!

Some of the biggest names in Irish and American politics and media came together for an insightful and inspiring Kennedy Summer School. The Summer School was hailed as a great success by New Ross Municipal District Cathaoirleach Cllr. Willie Fitzharris, while its Chairman Willie Kielthy said he was thrilled with how well it went, especially the way it branched out to incorprate events at New Ross Library, the Kennedy Homestead, the John F Kennedy Arboretum and St. Mary’s secondary School.

 

 

 

 

New Ross Piano Festival brings Jazz Day on Wednesday 20th Sept

An event that brings business and prestige to the town of New Ross – as well as being pure pleasure to music lovers. There’s a new Jazz Day on Wednesday, with a lunchtime concert at 1 pm with Phil Ware [piano] and Damian Evans [bass]. Why not take your employess up? There’s complimentary tea and coffee afterwards, so they could bring their lunch! In the evening at 8pm the legendary jazz pianist, Enrico Pieranunzi , will be performing. Not to be missed.
The rest of the week is full of events. Details at www.newrosspianofestival.com and 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 €10.00 PP

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

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