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Ards and North Down Mayor, Alderman Bill Keery, Announces Chosen Charities

Tuesday 25th June 2019

The Mayor of Ards and North Down, Alderman Bill Keery, has announced the charities that he will be supporting during his term of office…

The Mayor of Ards and North Down, Alderman Bill Keery with representatives of the his chosen charities - Bangor Sea Cadets; , Air Ambulance Northern Ireland; Decorum NI and Flourish NI.

Mouthwatering Line-Up for Comber Earlies Food Festival

Tuesday 18th June 2019

The Comber Earlies Food Festival takes place in Comber on Saturday 29 June and features artisan food as well as interactive cookery demos with TV celebrity chef James Tanner plus lots more!

Alderman Bill Keery (Mayor of Ards and North Down) with Richard Orr (Chairman of Comber Earlies Growers’ Association).

Young Eco-Warriors Recognised at Bangor Aurora

Monday 17th June 2019

Eco-warrior students visited Bangor Aurora to celebrate their achievements and receive their certificates for completing the Council led ‘Eco Champs’ play clubs.

Young Eco-warriors at Bangor Aurora with the Mayor

Protect Your Smile

Thursday 6th June 2019

A shocking video showing a young woman with bleeding gums, swollen lips and sore teeth is a stark reminder of the dangers of illegal tooth whitening products and services.

Girl with permanent damage to teeth due to teeth whitening

Council’s Litter Picking Packs Hailed a Huge Success!

Tuesday 4th June 2019

New litter picking packs produced thanks to savings made from the recycling efforts of local residents and businesses through Ards and North Down Borough Council’s Recycling Community Investment Fund (RCIF) have already been used by more than 500 volunteers since they were introduced at the start of April!

Crawfordsburn Primary School’s ‘Eco Council’ pictured welcoming the availability of the litter picking packs

Window Blind Safety Highlighted During Child Safety Week (3-9 June)

Monday 3rd June 2019

Ards and North Down Borough Council is proactively working to create awareness around blind safety in an effort to prevent accidental deaths from blind cords.

Child accident prevention trust logo