Local retailers, Suitor Bros, are re-locating from their existing outlet on Upper Arthur Street in Belfast city centre to new premises further along the street in a move that effectively doubles their sales space. Originally opened in 1992, Suitor Bros has been trading on Upper Arthur Street since 2000 and is a well-known independent local retailer and family business.
Following on from the positive strides made in 2015 the Belfast office market has had a strong start to 2016. The first quarter saw leasing transactions involving approximately 158,000 sq. ft. of office space which represents a three-fold increase on the take-up for the same period in 2015.
Ballymena town centre is set to welcome two new additions to the high street when fashion retailer, Clockwork Orange, and Frolick,
I think most feel a sense of pride when we watch our local sporting heroes produce stand-out achievements on the world stage. Rory McIlroy and recently Carl Frampton are obvious examples. Personally I am looking forward to a trip to Paris in June to watch Northern Ireland take on Germany in the ‘Euros’ although don’t bet against ‘Norn Iron’ making it through to the knock-out stages!
Now inviting entries for our 24 June 2016 Auction, closing date for entries 20 May 2016.
The world of retailing has changed exponentially over the centuries and this is particularly so in recent decades. In practically all of our market towns we have a market square or street which illustrates how this particular part of the town got its name