Apprenticeship Week opportunity to gain skills, says Eastwood

Alliance Councillor Sorcha Eastwood has said Apprenticeship Week 2020 provides an excellent opportunity for people to gain invaluable skills and experience. Councillor Eastwood was speaking as events took place across Northern Ireland for the week, which runs until this Friday (February 7). She said it was a chance to help drive economic growth here. “Apprenticeships […]

New jobs at Altona a great start to 2019

Alliance Councillor Owen Gawith has welcomed the announcement from Employers For Childcare of the potential for 50 new jobs. Councillor Gawith said: “Employers For Childcare are an important social enterprise based in Lisburn providing advice and support to parents. “The construction of their new £2.5 Million High Rise adventure centre shows their level of commitment […]

Lyttle expresses concern after Bombardier news

Alliance East Belfast MLA Chris Lyttle has expressed his concern after news Bombardier is due to cut 490 jobs from its local operations. The news follows in the wake of Bombardier’s announcement 5,000 jobs would be cut across its global operations. Mr Lyttle said he has sought an urgent meeting with company management on the […]