Council Scoops Prestigious Award

Derry City and Strabane District Council has scooped a prestigious award.

The council picked up the 'highly commended' Council of the Year award at the Social Enterprise Awards NI 2017 in the Stormont Hotel in Belfast.
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Mayor of Derry and Strabane Council, Councillor Maolíosa McHugh, said: "I would like to congratulate Council staff on winning this prestigious award in recognition of the great work that is being done to promote and support social enterprises in Derry and Strabane.

"Council are engaged in a range of activities and support at all levels – from start-ups and community groups at the beginning of their social enterprise journey, to more experienced social enterprises.

"This well-deserved award is testament to the hard work of Council staff – and their ongoing efforts to support local social enterprises in reaching their full potential."

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