Leading Business Groups Hosting Major Northern Ireland Business and Economy Event at Westminster

Three of Northern Ireland’s leading business organisations are to jointly host a major Northern Ireland Business and Economy event at Westminster in September.

Retail NI, Hospitality Ulster and Manufacturing NI are hosting the event on 5th September, which will be addressed by the Secretary of State, Karen Bradley and the Shadow Secretary, Tony LIoyd, on the Terrace at the House of Commons.

This is the first time NI based business groups have hosted such an event at Westminster, to which MPs, Peers, NI businesses and London-based Diplomats will be invited.

Speaking ahead of the event the Chief Executives of Retail NI, Hospitality Ulster and Manufacturing NI, Glyn Roberts, Colin Neill and Stephen Kelly said:

“Between our three groups, we represent businesses which provide most of the private sector jobs in Northern Ireland.  We intend this to be biggest ever Northern Ireland business and economy focused event at Westminster highlighting our world class products and promoting the region as one of the best locations in these islands to shop, socialise and to start and locate a business”

“This will be a unique opportunity for the local business community to network with key decision-makers at Westminster”

“Despite our political difficulties and having no Government in place, our three organisations has a key role in promoting Northern Ireland as a fantastic place to do business”

For further information:


Glyn Roberts 07515710517

Colin Neill 07738354963

Stephen Kelly 07768480737