Local Council Support News - 13th November 2023

We have updated our website to include details on the latest Council support across Northern Ireland.

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council

FODC Enterprise week 2023

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council are running multiple events during enterprise week (13th - 17th November) to help with business development.



Event Location

Monday 13 November

11am - 12noon

How can the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Help your Small Business? Online

Monday 13th November

1pm - 3pm

Building Towards Sustainable Tourism Networks Killyhevlin Hotel, Enniskillen

Tuesday 14th November

12 noon - 1pm

How Data Technologies Can Assist your Social Enterprise Online

Wednesday 15th November

12 noon - 1pm 

Using Meta Ads (Facebook) to Reach New Markets Online

Thursday 16th November

9:30am - 3pm

Food and Drink Specialist Sales and Marketing Training Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh

Friday 17th November

12noon - 1pm 

Preparing for Black Friday and Sales Events (digital advertising) Online


Find out more at FODC Enterprise Week 2023

Causeway Coast & Glens Borough Council

Global Entrepreneurship Week

This November 13-19, 2023, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) will celebrate and empower entrepreneurs in every country and community around the world – especially those individuals who face structural barriers or may have never considered the idea of launching a startup.

In celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Causeway Coast & Glens Borough Council are collaborating with partners on a number of local events and features:

Date Time Event Location
Daily 10am Business Advice to my Younger Self Published daily by 10:30am on Business Advice to my Younger Self
Tuesday 14th November 5pm - 6.15pm Back to Basics 101 with AwakenHub (For Female Start Ups/Entrepreneurs only) Online
Thursday 16th November 10am - 11:30am Local Launch of NI Enterprise Support Service Bann Gallery, Cloonavin
Friday 17th November 11am - 12:30pm Support to Start or Grow Your Business Limavady Library


Find out more at Global Entrepreneurship Week - Causeway Coast & Glens Borough Council

Digital Transformation Flexible Fund

Registration for the DTFF Pre-briefing sessions is now open!

The online briefing session is now open for registrations. In person sessions will be made available shortly.

Interested applicants are recommended to attend these Pre-briefing sessions and read the Applicant Guidance before submitting an Expression of Interest.

To register your attendance atone of these sessions please visit: Pre-Briefing Sessions – Digital Transformation Flexible Fund

Expressions of interest for Call 1 will open on the 8th November 2023 and close on 6th December 2023 at 12pm.

For more information on the programme please visit: dtff.co.uk

Mid Ulster Council

Holiday World Dublin 2024

Mid Ulster Council would like to invite businesses in their area to exhibit for 1 day on the Visit Mid Ulster Stand R13, at RDS Simmonscourt Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 E6N6 on Friday 26th January, Saturday 27th January & Sunday 28th January 2024.

This is the largest consumer show in Ireland with over 45,000 attendees, all potential visitors to your business.

If you are interested in promoting on one of the days please contact Grace at Mid Ulster Council on 0300 132 132 ext 24334 by Friday 17th November 2023 stating the day you are interested in attending.

Please note that spaces are extremely limited and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.

Below are the dates and times:

Date Time Open to
Friday 26th January 9.30am - 12:30pm Trade Only
Friday 26th January 12.30pm - 5pm Trade & Public
Saturday 27th January 10am - 5pm Trade & Public
Sunday 28th January 10am - 5pm Trade & Public