Skibbereen switching on to digital hub project

The west Cork town has ambitious plans to attract digital start-ups and create 500 jobs by 2020

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
15th August, 2015
Grainne Dwyer, project director at the Ludgate Hub in Skibbereen Picture: John Allen

A new digital hub opening in Skibbereen later this year is aiming to get more digital businesses to consider locating in rural Ireland.

Grainne Dwyer, project director at the Ludgate Hub, said the move to attract start-up businesses to Skibbereen was part of increased focus to develop the town.

“The town has started to fill up. There are office spaces, there’s a state of the art new arts centre, and a new school. This is...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Hard Station: the strange world of tech embargoes

Podcast: CWSI on securing remote workers during lockdown working

Podcast: Avaya on improving connectivity through the crisis

Tinkerer tailors a solution for property owners to save on water bills