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Overgate welcomes Remploy to help support local jobseekers 

Overgate is delighted to be able to offer space to Remploy and help them continue their valuable work. Remploy is the UK’s leading provider of specialised employment and skills support for disabled people and those with health conditions or other barriers to work. Remploy deliver the Fair Start Scotland service – a flexible employment support […]
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Dundee is a woman’s town and most of its productive labour is in her hands

“Dundee is a woman’s town and most of its productive labour is in her hands.” (D.Lennox 1905) In the years before the turn of the last century and leading up to the First World War, Dundee began to establish its self as something of an anomaly in Scotland.  While the rest of the country was […]
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Overgate X Dundee Pride

Dundee Pride are delighted to be working in partnership with Shaper/Caper to present a month-long, LGBTQ+ festival called OutFest as part of LGBT History Month! Back in 2018, we staged the first-ever Pride event in Dundee in City Square.  The Pride movement started in 1969 in New York where the Stonewall Riots sparked LGBT rights […]
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Overgate in Dundee has hailed the success of an inaugural initiative

NEWS RELEASE 7/10/21 OVERGATE, DUNDEE HAILS THE SUCCESS OF ITS INAUGURAL HOPE CHALLENGE ST JOHN’S HIGH SCHOOL NAMED THE 2021 WINNER OF THE INITIATIVE WHICH AIMS TO NURTURE DUNDEE’S BUSINESS STARS OF THE FUTURE Overgate in Dundee has hailed the success of an inaugural initiative it has created that aims to nurture future generations of […]
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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

As the festive lights begin to twinkle all around Dundee, the countdown to Christmas is well under way in our city of discovery. And there’s plenty to discover this festive season, from Oor Wullie winking above us to some magical shopping experiences right here, in Overgate Shopping Centre. Jings, have you seen the lights? As […]
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Blooming Lovely News

A small, family-run business which was a joint winner in the inaugural GROW at Overgate competition has opened a new store in the Dundee shopping centre. Florist, plant and gift specialist Olly Bobbins was one of 16 applicants for the competition which offered small business owners or entrepreneurs from Dundee the opportunity to win retail […]
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Colourful bird boxes created by uppertunity are a flying success in Overgate’s William Gardiner square

A community partnership initiative between Overgate Shopping Centre and Uppertunity, the Dundee-based social enterprise supporting people with learning disabilities is helping to transform a city centre public garden. Colourful bird boxes, hand painted by adults who are part of Uppertunity, have been installed in Overgate’s William Gardiner Square and are already proving a flying success […]
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Winners announced for developing the young workforce ‘Dundee 2030’ tourism competition

In a partnership with Developing the Young Workforce and Sleeperz Hotel Dundee, Overgate are delighted to have been a part of the Dundee 2030 Tourism Competition. Being as imaginative and creative as they like, primary school children from across Dundee were invited to design a visitor campaign for Dundee for the year 2030! With tourism […]
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Overgate health week launches new campaign to encourage good health, wellbeing and happiness

A new campaign promoting the benefits of good physical and mental health and wellbeing has launched this week at Overgate. OVERGATE HEALTH WEEK has been created by the city’s flagship shopping centre – recently named Scotland’s Shopping Centre of the Year – and is being staged in partnership with a number of high-profile stakeholders. Taking […]
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Dressing up for a Video Conference Call

You can dress for success even if you’re working from home. Your clothes can affect your state of mind and can serve as a signal that you’re transitioning from home mode to work mode. In fact, an article by stylist.co.uk highlights that clothes actually ‘spark joy’. So, while video conference calls may only show a preview of […]
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