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Local Heroes - A Town Fights Back

Programme 3

Local Heroes - A Town Fights Back

In tonight's episode Drogheda works on its entrepreneurial skills in a bid to boost employment. Kerry-based entrepreneur Jerry Kennelly runs a workshop for Droghedians who want to start up businesses and recruits Drogheda schools to implement a transition year entrepreneur programme.

Jerry also mentors Drogheda businesswoman Sarah Jane Lynch who has set up a new online shop for Irish designers and crafts people to sell their wares. Meanwhile Feargal and Paddy Callaghan from Nature's Best call on big businesses in Drogheda to act as a support network for the new start-up businesses from the town.

 

 

 

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