Businesses throughout the Derry~Londonderry and Strabane council area and their users are being invited to nominate their winners of 2019 ahead of the annual North West Business Awards. Organisers, City Centre Initiative (CCI) and the main sponsor of this year’s awards, Derry City and Strabane District Council, are aiming to recognise and celebrate local businesses and entrepreneurs who have accomplished over the year.
City of Derry Airport is proud to be sponsoring the eagerly anticipated NI Judo Open Championship being held by the Northern Ireland (NI) Judo Federation at Foyle Arena in Derry/Londonderry on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April. The airport is serving as the welcoming hub for the city with competitors and supporters travelling from across the UK and Europe ahead of the event.
City of Derry Airport and Scottish airline, Loganair, teamed up to provide an educational aviation experience for the local school children taking part in the Extended School’s Cluster Project, an initiative developed by Northern Ireland’s Department of Education. The scheme aims to improve levels of educational achievement for children and young people by providing the additional support they may require to help them reach their full potential.
The 2019 North West Business Awards celebrating the very best in business throughout the Derry and Strabane Council areas are now officially open. Organised by City Centre Initiative (CCI) and sponsored by Derry City and Strabane District Council, the 2019 awards are set to take place on Friday 7th June at the Best Western White Hotel and are now officially open for nominations.
Local Donegal-born country singer and presenter on Highland Radio’s afternoon Jive Time Show, David James, has launched the video for his new festive single ‘There’s No Place Like Home at Christmas’ filmed at City of Derry Airport.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at City of Derry Airport as our Christmas Fair is just a few days away! With 20% off products, amazing prizes to be won including two return flights to Edinburgh, a Christmas hamper & special spot prizes, as well as entertainment throughout the day, refreshments and free car-parking, this is a festive shopping event that you don’t want to miss!
Ryanair’s new service from City of Derry Airport to Edinburgh Airport commenced at the weekend and was marked with a fabulous Scottish themed celebration at the North West hub airport. The new route will be operating five times a week, fulfilling the demand for direct air connectivity between the North West region and the Scottish capital.
Loganair’s new service between City of Derry Airport, (CoDA), and Glasgow International commenced operations this weekend. The Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council, Cllr John Boyle formally welcomed Ms Kay Ryan, Commercial Director for Loganair to the airport, following the arrival of the first inaugural flight.
Flybmi and City of Derry Airport are delighted to be supporting local excellence in the travel trade. Mrs Emma McHugh, Manager of Letterkenny based travel agent, Atlantic Travel, has been selected as a finalist for “Travel Agency Manager of the Year” award at the Travel Trade Gazette (TTG) awards in London on September 17th.
Thanks to everyone who attended our hugely successful beauty blogger event with Rachel Leitch of popular North West beauty blog, Curlers ‘n’ Coffee, at City of Derry Airport.