Lifestyle and environment are connected ideas and one of the key benefits of improving the physical environment is the promotion of healthier living. Promoting and maintaining the means of improving the environment and lifestyles of the people of Markethill and District is one of the key aims of Markethill District Enterprises (MDE). To that end, we facilitate the many exciting groups and activities in our area. Shirley Wells describes the range of community activities in her 2003 Annual Public General Meeting report:

Other groups include the following:

In the accompanying recording, Willie Johnston talks about the work of Markethill District Enterprises Ltd. in aiding community groups and in improving community facilities by attracting European funding to the area.

Photo of Willie Johnston in 2003.

Use the audio controller to listen to this talk, given in 2003.