Ballymena Business Centre Scoops RBS Grant

Ballymena Business Centre has been awarded £20k grant from The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) as part of the Groups Inspiring Enterprise Initiative. Ellvena Graham, Head of Ulster Bank NI and MD of SME Banking, Terry Robb, Head of Business Centre, Ulster Bank Ballymena and Melanie Christie Boyle, Chief Executive, Ballymena Business Centre. RBS Inspiring […]

Chamber AGM 2014

Ballymena Borough Chamber of Commerce and Industry –  Annual General Meeting The Adair Arms Hotel on 2nd April. Thomas McKillen, the outgoing President, welcomed everyone along to this year’s Annual General Meeting. He said that it had been a great honour for him to have served two terms as President and looked forward to working with […]

Grants Electrical Services Host MLAs

Ballymena based GES Group (Grants Electrical Services Ltd.) hosted MLAs at visit to £200k expansion project that will see the company’s Mallusk branch increase by 11,000 sq. ft. Mallusk, 10th March 2013 – GES Group (Grants Electrical Services Ltd.), established in Ballymena in 1972, are now a leading electrical and mechanical engineering company with three locations […]

Galgorm Resort and Spa Expansion

Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster has performed the official sod cutting ceremony for the new £10million extension at the Galgorm Resort and Spa in Ballymena. Pictured, left to right, Enterprise Minister, Arlene Foster, Ian Paisley MP, Alastair Hamilton, Chief Executive, Invest NI; Mayor of Ballymena, Cllr Audrey Wales; Des Moore, First Trust Bank; […]

Annual Chamber Golf Day

The Annual Chamber Golf Day will take place on Friday 9th May this year at Galgorm Castle Golf Club. Tee times are from 12pm – 2pm. The Team Competition is £130 for a team of up to four to include a meal at 6.30pm. Prize giving will follow the meal. If members would just like […]

Congratulations to Galgorm Resort and Spa

Chamber members Galgorm Resort and Spa have been awarded “WorldHost Business Recognition for WorldHost Customer Service Training”. Mayor Audrey Wales MBE with management and staff from Galgorm Resort and Spa This is a great achievement – why not call out to Galgorm Resort and Spa, experience great levels of customer service, great food and a […]

N.I. Technology Helps Secure Order for Wrightbus

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPED IN NORTHERN IRELAND HELPS SECURE MASSIVE ORDER FOR WRIGHTBUS Ballymena bus manufacturer Wrightbus received a further boost today (17th January) with confirmation of a major order for 301 buses from the UK bus division of FirstGroup. FirstGroup has ordered 301 Wrightbus StreetLite buses – 274 of which are specified with innovative “Micro […]

Wrightbus launches its first fully-electric bus

In close partnership with UK leading automotive specialists, Ballymena based coachbuilder Wrightbus has launched its first fully-electric powered vehicle.  The Minister of State for Transport officially launched an all-electric bus route this week in Milton Keynes that will test whether electric buses can perform on a par with their diesel counterparts in a real-world operational […]

Christmas Social / Networking Event

Ballymena Borough Chamber of Commerce and Industry held its annual Christmas social/networking event in the Adair Arms Hotel on 11th December. There was an excellent turnout of Chamber members and guests.  This is always an informal evening and Alan Stewart, Chamber Vice President welcomed everyone. He then went on to present the trophies for the 2013 […]

Congratulations to K & G McAtamney

Chamber members K & G McAtamney Butchery and Deli (Greenvale Street, Ballymena) have been acclaimed as the top butchers in the UK at a glittering awards ceremony held in London. The awards recognise and reward the top butcher’s shops across six regions before declaring one as the overall UK Butcher’s Shop of the Year. For […]

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