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Go For It Goes the Extra Mile for Bootcamp Business, Mercury Fitness NI

Northern Ireland’s first military-style residential bootcamp, Mercury Fitness NI, is preparing to welcome exercise enthusiasts this summer in sunny Spain

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Baking up a storm for business success

Go For It Programme helps cake decorator turn dream of owning her own business into a reality 

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Go For It sows the seeds for success of Belfast start-up, Bustaseed

Entrepreneur Niall Magee launches innovative seedling tray with help from the Go For It Programme.

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Carrick Personal Trainer launches female only fitness studio

A personal trainer’s female-only gym studio in Carrickfergus is going from strength to strength after she turned her passion for fitness into a business, with the support of the Go For It Programme.


Local artisan baker has key ingredient for business start-up success

Go For It Programme helps foodie fanatic turn dream of owning her own coffee shop into a reality.


New Mid Ulster Business ‘Sprints’ to Success

New Mid Ulster business ‘Dog Trails NI’ which provides one-to-one and group fitness training for both dog owners and dogs, marks the 100th Business Plan developed in Mid Ulster as part of the Go For It programme.

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Dog-grooming business gets help to put best paw forward

Go For It Programme helps dog lovers to set up their own pooch pampering business, The Pawdressers, in Newtownards

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Go For It 2018 reaches 1000 start-ups milestone

Over 1000 business plans have been completed through the latest
Go For It Programme

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Roof window specialist sees ‘window’ of opportunity for business success

Go For It Programme helps window specialist launch his own roof window and loft ladder installation business.

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Local petrolhead ‘shot blasts’ his way into business

Go For It Programme helps car and motorcycle enthusiast turn hobby into shot blasting and powder coating business.

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Go For It Programme is Ready to Start Your Business

Council Chiefs call on entrepreneurs to bring forward their ideas and kick-start a new business with free advice and business planning.