Pipe Band and Drum Majors Take Off at Newtownards Airport in May!

Tuesday 30th April 2019

The Ards and North Down Pipe Band and Drum Major Championships will take place on Saturday 11 May 2019 at Newtownards Airport from 11am to 5pm.

The Ards and North Down Pipe Band and Drum Major Championships

Celebrate Magical ‘Merry May Day’ Moments in Holywood!

Monday 29th April 2019

Ards and North Down is getting ready to celebrate some magical ‘Merry May Day’ moments with a packed programme full of fun for all the family in Holywood on Monday 6 May!

Holywood's Merry May Day 2019

New Web Portal Launched to Support Employers with Workplace Health

Friday 26th April 2019

The Workplace Health Leadership Group Northern Ireland (WHLGNI) has created a new web portal for employers to access information on occupational health, occupational hygiene and wellbeing.

Staff with web portal in the background

The Borough’s New Beach Clean Boards are Pick of the Litter!

Friday 19th April 2019

Ards and North Down Borough Council is in the process of introducing new Beach Clean Boards across the Borough thanks to the Recycling Community Investment Fund (RCIF).

Ards and North Down Borough Council's Athena Bennett (Community Safety Officer) and Stephen Addy (Head of Regulatory Services) with litter pickers (L-R) William Addy, Amy Stevenson, Katie Stevenson, Max Addy and Anna Stevenson. Photo: A Ewart Photography

Ards and North Down Businesses and Schools Blaze a Trail on Recycling

Friday 19th April 2019

A brand new recycling scheme has been launched to over 1000 local businesses and schools that use Ards and North Down Borough Council’s trade waste management service.

Pictured are Council officers who have been overwhelmed by the way in which local traders and schools have responded to the move towards a fully comprehensive kerbside recycling system

‘Of Movement’ Opens at Ards Arts Centre

Monday 15th April 2019

Ards Arts Centre is delighted to launch a new exhibition by Drydan Wilson. The solo exhibition entitled ‘Of Movement’ is inspired by the Richard Serra work Verb List and the idea of movements being the medium through which artworks can be created.

Ards Arts Centre