Belfast city card has launched a novel gift card in time for those who are starting their Christmas shopping early. The brainchild of Belfast One is available online and can be purchased from as little as £10.
Available to spend in more than 100 shops and restaurants across Belfast city centre, the card holder can go on a city centre shopping spree and redeem their Belfast City Centre Gift Card against everything from a sandwich or cup of coffee, a romantic dinner, a new hairstyle and the latest in autumn winter fashion.
Participating retailers include Jigsaw, Next, Primark and Andrew Watson Menswear, hair salon Peter Mark, toy store Build-A-Bear Workshop, Yankee Candle and restaurants Café Parisien and Tribal Burger.
Clare Maguire, managing director of Belfast One, said: “We are excited to be offering people another reason to visit Northern Ireland’s premier shopping destination with this new Belfast City Centre Gift Card.
“The gift card is ideal for so many different types of Belfast city centre visitor. It’s perfect for those who prefer not to carry too much cash, for parents to load for their children who are travelling through the city centre to and from school and who might want to purchase refreshments on their way home and for those seeking the ideal gift for the friend or relative who has everything – you can now give them the gift of a Belfast City Centre Gift Card and they can buy something for themselves that they truly want.
“We expected that we would have a lot of interest from our members with this new and unique initiative for the city centre but we are really thrilled that we have more than 100 businesses already signed up as we launch.
“The interest has been phenomenal as businesses can really see the benefit of being able to offer consumers another way to pay in the heart of Belfast.”
Belfast City Centre Gift Card can be purchased at belfastgiftcard.co.uk/
The card is a prepaid Mastercard and the recipient has full access to managing their account online to check their balance, etc. It is not possible to reload the card once the balance has been spent.
n For a full list of participating Belfast One businesses visit belfastgiftcard.co.uk/where-to-spend/