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Youth Voice AND: Members Wanted!

Wednesday 15th September 2021

Ards and North Down Borough Council is seeking Youth Voice members to represent the views of young people and have a say on key local issues…

People wanted to represent 'youth voices' in Ards and North Down

Veterans Parade Returns to Newtownards

Tuesday 14th September 2021

A parade led by the Band of the Royal Irish Regiment, supported by Bugles, Pipes and Drums of the 2nd Battalion Royal Irish Regiment, will form part of the annual Veterans Evening in Conway Square, Newtownards, on Friday 24 September at 7pm…

A parade in Conway Square

Chatty Bench to Tackle Loneliness

Tuesday 14th September 2021

Ards and North Down Borough Council has placed its first ‘Chatty Bench’ in the beautiful surroundings of Bangor Castle Walled Garden, while another will soon be installed in Newtownards…

Bangor Caslte Walled Garden has the Borough's first Chatty Bench

Mayor Announces Chosen Charities

Tuesday 7th September 2021

The Mayor of Ards and North Down, Councillor Mark Brooks, hosted a garden party in Bangor Castle Walled Garden last week where he announced the charities that he will support during his term of office…

Mayor Mark Brookes reveals chosen charities at Garden Party

Council name confirmed as Ards and North Down

Monday 6th September 2021

​The Local Government Boundary Commissioner has confirmed that the official name of our Council is ‘Ards and North Down’ and will be recorded as such in any future documentation from her office.

Enjoy Portavogie’s Delicious Tide and Turf Themed Seafood Festival!

Tuesday 31st August 2021

The beautiful harbour village of Portavogie will host a celebration of delicious local produce as well as the Borough’s finest food and drink on Saturday 11 September (12pm-5pm) with the Tide and Turf themed seafood festival…

Tide and Turf in Portavogie