Over 100 businesses taking part in Longford Chamber of Commerce 'Black Friday'  initiative

Longford Leader Reporter


Longford Leader Reporter



One of the busiest shopping days of the year will officially signal the start of the festive shopping experience when 'Black Friday' kicks off in Longford town on Friday.

Over 100 local businesses have signed up to take part in the Chamber of Commerce initiative and Chamber President, Niamh Donlon, says traders are gearing up for the busiest Black Friday since Longford became the first town to promote the event five years ago.

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It is surely starting to feel a little like Christmas now as the Chamber of Commerce ups the ante for its annual Black Friday promotional event in Longford town.

Longford was the first town in Ireland to run a dedicated Black Friday promotion and this year sees the fifth weekend sales' initiative.

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