News

Food Distribution Service Launched for Vulnerable Residents

Friday 17th April 2020

Particularly vulnerable residents in Ards and North Down who are required to self-isolate and have no means to obtain basic food supplies are being provided with vital support by their local council through a free weekly food distribution service…

Food will be delivered to vulnerable residents

Easter Message from the Mayor of Ards and North Down

Friday 10th April 2020

An Easter ​Message from Mayor of Ards and North Down, Alderman Bill Keery, urging everyone in our Borough to #StaySafeStayHome

Stay Home Stay Safe message featuring picture of Donaghadee harbour and lighthouse

Hargey Announces Thousands to Benefit from Food Parcels Service

Monday 6th April 2020

New weekly service to begin which will see 10,000 food boxes being delivered to the most vulnerable in society during the COVID-19 lockdown.

COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Wednesday 11th March 2020

View updates to Council Services during the COVID-19 pandemic…

Coronavirus Service Update graphic

Schools Event to Promote Fairtrade Held in Ards Arts Centre

Wednesday 4th March 2020

A local schools event to promote Fairtrade was held in Ards Arts Centre on Monday 2 March as part of Fairtrade Fortnight…

Peru-based coffee farmer gave a talk to students about Fairtrade

New Community Development Toolkit for Ards and North Down

Tuesday 3rd March 2020

A new Community Development Toolkit has been launched to help community groups improve the lives of people and communities across Ards and North Down.

The Mayor with representatives from three community networks