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M1 Drogheda Chamber Skillnet hosting Expo for commuter jobs

M1 Drogheda Chamber Skillnet in conjunction with the National Recruitment Federation Skillnet and the Drogheda & District Chamber will be hosting a Commuter Jobs Expo in City North on Feb 13 2020 from 2-8pm.

A spokesperson fro Skillnet said: 'We will have over 55 companies from the North East and along the M1 Corridor and Recruitment Agencies exhibiting.

'We are trying to attract commuters back to work locally.'

Drogheda Region has one of the highest commuter rates in Ireland. East Meath, according to census 2016, has the highest percentage of commuters travelling for more than 90 minutes each way every day.

Drogheda Chamber of Commerce, Love Drogheda BIDS, and The Mill Enterprise Hub are collaborating on a new strategy to encourage more startups, multinationals and remote workers to base themselves in the wider Drogheda region.

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