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Know Your Rights! Disability and employment quick guide launched !

Disability Action’s Employment Advocacy Service has launched a new resource: ‘Getting into Work: Reasonable Adjustments & Positive Action’. The Quick Guide outlines disabled people’s rights when a ...
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Royal Exchange Plans and Public Consultation dates

The Royal Exchange Regeneration project plans to redevelop lands within Belfast City Centre bound by Royal Ave, Donegall St, North St, Garfield St & High St. The developers will be consulting with businesses, the communi ...
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Festive Window competition winners!

Congratulations to Boyle's Bakery on Castle Street winners of the Independent category of the Festive WIndow competition and also Marks and Spencer, Donegall Place, winners of the Multiple retailer category.  The br ...
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St George's Market needs your vote!

Help St George's Market to be crowned Britain's favourite market!!   Voting is now open for Britain’s favourite market, an award that’s organised and managed by the National Association of British M ...
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Belfast Christmas Campaign

Visit Belfast, together with partners, has launched its biggest marketing campaign this year, promoting the very best of Belfast this Christmas. 'Find Your Belfast this Christmas' is a multi-platform campaign, that ...
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Translink Christmas Offers

Translink have some great offers over the Christmas period for shoppers and visitors to make the most out of their trip to Belfast.    Translink’s #Smartmover Helpers o To help promote the Christmas offers, b ...
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City centre parade - Saturday 12th November (ABOD Belfast & District Amalgamated Committee)

There will be a ABOD Belfast & District Amalgamated Committee parade within the city centre on Saturday 12th November.  The parade will start at 10.20am and the route is; - Donegall Pass - Great Victoria Street - We ...
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Food waste legislation changes

Changes to food waste legislation The Northern Ireland Environment Agency have introduced new legislation which means all businesses that generate more than 50kg of food waste must have a separate food waste collection. This ...
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Global Entrepreneurship Week Events !

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is back. Running from Monday 14 – Sunday 20 November.  Belfast City Council have a series of events taking place across the city, designed to inspire both new and existing entrep ...
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New Chair for Belfast City Centre Management

LEADING ECONOMIST ANDREW WEBB ANNOUNCED AS NEW CHAIR OF BELFAST CITY CENTRE MANAGEMENT Leading independent economist Andrew Webb has been appointed as the new Chair of Belfast City Centre Management (BCCM). Andrew will repl ...
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Reporting sharps/needles in city centre

If you come across any sharps/needles in the city centre there is a mechanism in place to report these to Belfast City Council.  These will be removed and disposed of in a safe manner by their team.  The details fo ...
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City Centre Christmas Opening Hours 2016

The opening hours for the city centre for the Christmas period have been agreed.  You can also download a copy of the hours here   ...
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Culture Night Belfast 2016 - Traffic Management Information

Culture Night Belfast (CNB) will return for its 8th year on Friday 16 September!  Mark your calendars for what is shaping up to be another fabulous afternoon and evening. The 250+ events and activities will all be free, ...
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Primark re-development gets underway!

Belfast City Centre Management has been advised that the Primark redevelopment of Commonwealth House will commence on Monday 22nd August 2016 and continue until late 2018. The project comprises the demolition of Commonwealth ...
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Begging for Change

The Begging for Change Campaign is a campaign run by 2 Belfast-based charities - Depaul and the Welcome Organisation - and is supported by Belfast Policing and Community Safety Partnership, Belfast City Centre Management, No ...
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Celebrate our Independents Day!

Northern Ireland consumers are being urged once again to support their local retailers as Independents Day comes around on July 4. Organised by the retail lobby group NIIRTA, the campaign is designed to celebrate the contrib ...
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Somme Commemoration parade 18th June 2016

There will be parades in the city centre on Saturday 18th June as part of the Somme Commemoration celebrations.  The parade will muster at Custom House Square (approximately 15,000 participants) at 11am moving towards C ...
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Belfast In Bloom 2016

Belfast in Bloom 2016 Spruce up your flower beds and help make Belfast bloom!  Now that the summer is finally here businesses can play their part in helping to make Belfast city centre an attractive place to shop, work ...
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A weekend of bank holiday events awaits!

This weekend there are a number of events happening right across the city! On Saturday 28th May you can catch the final event in the St Anne's Cathedral 2016 Music Festival with a concert at 3pm in honour of Her Majesty ...
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Bank Holiday Opening Hours for City Centre

The city centre will be open as normal on Monday 30th May with most stores open from 9am - 6pm.  Don't forget that this weekend there a number of bank holiday events running throughout the city including the Titanic ...
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