Discover Ards and North Down this Summer!

Wednesday 12th May 2021

Get outdoors for some fresh air this summer and discover some of the beauty that Ards and North Down has to offer through a selection of walking tours and experiences!

Discover Ards and North Down this Summer

Capture Nature in an AONB Photography Competition

Tuesday 4th May 2021

The management of three Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), Ring of Gullion, Mournes and Strangford and Lecale, are inviting you to enter photographic images into their annual AONB Photography Competition.

Image taken by 2020 finalist Neil Finlay

Keeping Safe Ambassadors Return to Town Centres

Wednesday 28th April 2021

As retail begins to reopen across Northern Ireland, Ards and North Down Borough Council’s Keeping Safe Ambassadors are being redeployed back into the Borough’s five main towns – Bangor, Comber, Donaghadee, Holywood and Newtownards.

Keeping safe ambassadors are returning to Ards and North Down town centres

New Screen Media Innovation Lab part of Belfast Region City Deal

Wednesday 28th April 2021

Ulster University’s plans for a new, world-class Screen Media Innovation Lab (SMIL) were centre stage at today’s Belfast Region City Deal Council Panel meeting, hosted by Ards and North Down Borough Council…

The Mayor with the Chief Executive

In Bloom 2021 Community Competitions Launched

Tuesday 27th April 2021

Ards and North Down Borough Council has launched this year’s Ards and North Down In Bloom campaign and community competitions to coincide with National Gardening Week (26 April - 2 May).

Kaye Boyle from Millisle and Mayor Trevor Cummings

Living Sculptures Installed

Wednesday 14th April 2021

Five ‘living sculptures’ have been installed in Ards and North Down, giving residents in the Borough an opportunity to consider and celebrate our local history and culture.

Goose sculpture in Comber Square