Shop Local Gift Vouchers – the ideal Father’s Day present

Looking for the perfect Gift for Father’s Day which takes place on Sunday the 18th June? Then look no further – Shop Local Gift Vouchers are the ideal gift. Shop Local Gift Voucher give you the gift of choice and all the time keeping money local. They can be redeemed in Gyms, Clothes Shops, Restaurants, Toys Shops, Golf Clubs, Sports Shops, Computer stores, Electrical shops and much more. If you visit you will see the fantastic selection of nearly 300 outlets and businesses from all over Dundalk and its environs who accept these vouchers.

Launched only two years ago, President of Dundalk Chamber of Commerce Michael Gaynor is delighted with the success of the Shop Local Gift Vouchers to date. “With just over €730,000 sold to date they have been a resounding success. These vouchers help to keep money in the local economy and help protect local jobs”.

Not only does Michael want members of the public to buy these vouchers for their loved ones on special occasions such as Weddings, Birthdays, Retirements and Anniversaries but he would also encourage companies to give them as their Christmas Bonus as staff can spend them in so many shops around Dundalk and its environs.

The beauty of these vouchers is that unlike others there is no expiry date on the vouchers and they do not lose value over time. The Shop Local Gift Vouchers come in denominations of €5, €10, €20 and €50 notes. Michael reiterated that “there is no commission on this voucher – €100 is worth €100 so the shop gets the full value of the voucher and there are no hidden charges.”

The Shop Local Gift Vouchers are available to purchase online at or directly from the Dundalk Chamber Offices Unit 4 Partnership Court Park St. Dundalk ( across the road from Dundalk Lighting) or by calling Tel: 042 9336343 or email – and is open Monday to Friday right through lunch.

Vouchers can also be bought in Grants in Dublin St., Cuchulainn Credit Union, Central News Clanbrassil St., McCuskers Newsagents in Earl St. Dundalk, Centra in Blackrock, Finnegan’s in Louth village, Sheelan’s Riverstown, Valentines XL Carlingford and Victory’s Centra in Dunleer.

Picture includes Mark Dearey Chairperson Dundalk Municipal Authority, Michael Gaynor President Dundalk Chamber and BIDS Manager Martin McElligot.