Friday, August 22, 2014
Minister Hogan opens Sligo LEADER Partnerships offices Achievement Awards Taioseach Enda Kenny at Sligo LEADER Rural Enterprise Seminar
Minister Hogan opens Sligo LEADER Partnerships offices Minister Hogan opens Sligo LEADER Partnerships offices
Achievement Awards Minister Hogan Presents Achievement Awards
Taioseach Enda Kenny at Sligo LEADER Rural Enterprise Seminar Taioseach Enda Kenny at Sligo LEADER Rural Enterprise Seminar

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Beginners computer classes available

Are you interested in learning to do daily tasks on the internet?
Are you a computer novice or just want to improve your online skills?
Interested in being able to keep in touch with family and friends on Skype?
To be able to tax your car online?
To be able to access and use internet banking?
To be [...]

Community Reporter Training Course

The Community Reporter course is aimed at teaching community representatives and organisations how to communicate professionaly in a modern media environment.  The course will equip participants with skills in radio and video production, including interview techniques, editing and recording training. Participants will identify and script a sixty second video for their festival or group. The [...]

‘Media Matters’ course with Ocean FM

The Ocean FM Media Matters course is aimed at businesses in the region who want to learn more about the media and improve their relationship with local media outlets to help them increase their public profile and increase the value for money they get from their media spend.
Participants will attended training sessions over six weeks [...]

Next move recruitment

Business Start Up Entrepreneurial Skills Programme for the Long Term Unemployed
Have you a Self Employment Idea, an Alternative Farm Enterprise Business or Tourism Business in Co Sligo?
Do you require help in establishing this Business and finding Supports available?
Are you eligible for a FÁS Community Employment Scheme?
 Co Sligo LEADER Partnership invites you to apply for a [...]

Sligo Walking Website Launch

The new dedicated walking website for Sligo will be officially launched by Minister Michael Ring T.D. on Thursday 15th November at 2.30pm in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Sligo. The website is a compendium of all fifty two walking trails in County Sligo and has something to offer everyone from the beginner to the more avid [...]

Alternative Farm Enterprise Business & Tourism Supports

Have you an Alternative Farm Enterprise Business or Tourism Business in Co Sligo?
Do you require help in establishing this Business and finding Supports available?
Co Sligo LEADER Partnership invite you to apply for a position on our special “Next Move” Business Start Up Entrepreneurial Skills Programme
Eligibility Requirements: Are you eligible for a FÁS Community Employment Scheme?
This [...]

Sligo Jobs Fair supports 110 Job Seekers

110 Job Seekers attended a very successful Jobs Fair at the Glasshouse Hotel on the 6th November. This event was organised by the Co.  Sligo LEADER Partnership Co.
The Jobs Fair provided a great opportunity for job seekers to interact and network with potential employers and assisted Sligo job seekers to maximise their employment potential, through [...]

Sounding Board set to continue for another year

Sounding Board, Sligo LEADER’s music technology programme for young people, has been given an extension by its funders, the International Fund for Ireland.
This follows a great summer of activities with praise given by participants, parents and schools.
Some participants took part in Cairde 2012, performing in the Peace Fest. They were Brian Candon, Jack Casey, Milo [...]

Halloween workshops for young DJs, music makers and animators.

Sounding Board, Sligo LEADER’s music technology programme for young people, is holding another round of workshops this Halloween. All range of levels will be catered for from beginners to advanced.
Workshops will be in music technology / sampling, DJ and animation with soundtrack composition.
The dates and venues are as follows:

Bank Holiday Monday 29 Oct – Teeling [...]

National Trails Day 2012

National Trails Day will take place on Sunday 7th October. This is a great opportunity to get out and explore some of the great trails that have been developed across County Sligo in a variety of stunning locations around lakes, mountains and forest tracks.
A number of walks are currently scheduled to take place in Sligo with [...]

 

About Sligo LEADER Partnership

Sligo LEADER Partnership Company was formed in 1996 in an effort to address locally the issues of economic and social under development in Sligo. Sligo LEADER Partnership Company is responsible for delivering programmes which are aimed at improving the quality of life for the people of Sligo.

County Sligo LEADER Partnership Company Ltd is the integrated LEADER Partnership Company for County Sligo and its core responsibility is the delivery of the LEADER/ Rural Development Programme (RDP)and the Local Community Development Programme. Other Initiatives funded by the Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs and other Departments, Pobal and other funding levered from time to time are also delivered by the company.

A board of directors representing the local state agencies, social partners and community sector manage the operations of the company.