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This programme is currently closed


Are you a local retail business trading in the Causeway Coast and Glens?   

Do you want to grow your business in 2023?

If the answer is yes to both questions, our retailer support programme is for you


Retailer Support Programme

Town & Village Management of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council wants to continue to support town centre retail businesses to ‘Strive and Thrive in Retail’ in 2023, through the implementation of a further round of our focussed retailer support programme. 

In partnership with Alchemy, we are offering bespoke retail support via one-to-one mentoring (up to 3 days).


Programme Content

The programme aims to help retailers to:

  • review their current business strategy,
  • review their store’s impact,
  • review their costings 
  • improve customer service and
  • plan for business growth.

The focus is on

  • improving customer experiences,
  • increasing footfall and
  • increasing sales.


Closing for New Applications at Noon on Friday 10th February 2023.

There are up to 18 spaces available on this programme and requests will be reviewed on a first come first served basis.  

Assistance will commence on approval and must be completed by 31 March 2023.

Applicants must currently be trading and based in a town or village centre location within Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council area.


How to Register

Click HERE to register for this bespoke retailer support


If you have any questions or queries on the programme, please contact Catrina via email: or phone: 07517 988161  (Mon to Fri 9am - 5pm) before Noon on Friday 10th February 2023


Previous Applicants

Previous participants cannot reapply, however, to discuss further business support, please email: describing your current needs.