News

Notice of Strike Action May 2022

Monday 25th April 2022

The Council has been advised by Unite the Union that the Industrial Action has been suspended.

Jobstart Opportunities in Council

Friday 22nd April 2022

Council supports Department for Communities Jobstart scheme, offering 6 month paid job opprtunities to young people aged 16-24

Local Producers recognised at TASTE AND Food Heroes Awards

Thursday 14th April 2022

Local food and drinks producers have been recognised at the inaugural TASTE AND Food Heroes Awards, hosted by Ards and North Down Borough Council at Clandeboye Estate.

A group of men and women attend an award ceremony

Launch of Ards and North Down Pipe Band Championships 2022

Wednesday 13th April 2022

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association Northern Ireland Branch (RSPBANI) and Ards and North Down Borough Council are pleased to announce the launch of the 2022 Ards and North Down Pipe Band Championships.

A highland dancer, piper and drum stand with the Mayor and a representative of the RSPBANI for a photo call to launch this year's championships.

Positive Community Relations Promoted Through Sport

Tuesday 12th April 2022

Ards and North Down Borough Council’s Good Relations team hosted the Game of 3 Halves at Holywood’s Spafield Playing Fields earlier this month

A group of boys and girls in brightly coloured tshirts. They are holding a selection of balls for football, gaelic and rugby as well as a hurley.

Lord Lieutenant marks The Queen’s Platinum Platinum Jubilee.

Tuesday 12th April 2022

A total of 70 native tree whips are set to bloom in Bangor in honour of Her Majesty The Queen becoming the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee after 70 years of service.

4 men pose for a photo. Two are holding shovels to plant a tree.