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Mayor, Consul General and Council Chief Executive Unveil Plaque

Thursday 12th December 2019

The official plaque for Saint (St.) Vincent and the Grenadines’ Consulate General was unveiled this week at Bangor Castle by Consul General Dr Christopher Stange and the Mayor of Ards and North Down, Alderman Bill Keery.

Plaque unveiled at Bangor Castle

Council Hosts Recognition Event for Summer Scheme Volunteers

Monday 9th December 2019

Ards and North Down Borough Council has recognised the valuable contribution that volunteers made to the Council-led summer schemes over the past two years by holding a celebratory volunteer recognition event in Clandeboye Estate.

Council Hosts Student Workshop for Global Entrepreneurship Week

Wednesday 4th December 2019

Ards and North Down Borough Council, in partnership with Young Enterprise, hosted a ‘desk to boardroom’ workshop at Bangor Aurora last week for Year 12 students from four local schools as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.

The Mayor with students at the business workshop

Newtownards Gets Festive with Christmas Switch On Event!

Wednesday 20th November 2019

Newtownards will get into that festive feeling on Saturday 30 November with lots of Christmas activities that conclude with the annual Christmas Lights Switch On event in Conway Square!

Christmas Switch On event in Conway Square

Family fun aplenty at Bangor Christmas Lights Switch On!

Wednesday 13th November 2019

Bangor is set to get into that festive spirit and ‘switch on’ for Christmas with the annual Bangor Christmas Lights Switch On event on Saturday 23 November!

The Mayor and children promoting the Christmas Switch On Events

Engine Off - Prevent the Cough!

Monday 11th November 2019

Ards and North Down Borough Council, together with Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council (LCCC), has launched an initiative with local primary schools to stop engine idling outside schools across the two council areas.

Council says no to engine idling