News

Portaferry Heritage Trail brings hidden history to life once more

Monday 16th May 2022

Ards and North Down Borough Council is delighted to announce that the Portaferry Heritage Trail is now open.

A group of men and women stand in front of the Welcome to Portaferry sign

A Royal Passion for Food!

Friday 13th May 2022

Sea Bangor Celebrates the Platinum Jubilee with Celebrity Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli MBE and the Platinum Pudding Competition

Celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli MBE is smiling in the camera

‘Repeat the Cycle’ and recycle soft plastics in Ards and North Down

Wednesday 11th May 2022

Supermarkets now a collection point for “soft plastics” waste

A man puts soft plastic waste into a collection container at a supermarket

The race is on as the Tallest Sunflower Competition gets underway!

Wednesday 11th May 2022

The Ards and North Down Tallest Sunflower Competition is officially open for entries.

Donaghadee Motte Reopens to the Public after £300K Investment

Tuesday 10th May 2022

Donaghadee Motte has reopened to the public at weekends, from May until September, following the restoration of the former Gunpowder Store.

A group of people stand in front of an arched gateway and grass covered hill. There is a path behind them leading up to a small castle-like structure on top of the hill.

Ards and North Down Celebrates Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Wednesday 4th May 2022

This year, Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee after 70 years of service.

A man and three women in vintage costumer for the 1980s and 1950s pose beside Bangor marina