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Service to Honour Local Emergency Service Personnel

Wednesday 28th August 2019

Ards and North Down Borough Council will honour local Emergency Service Personnel at an Interdenominational Church Service in Bangor Castle Walled Garden on Sunday 8 September 2019 from 3pm-4pm.

The fountain in the Walled Garden in Castle Park

An Estimated 6,500 People Attend Groomsport Music and Fireworks Festival

Wednesday 21st August 2019

An estimated 6,500 people attended Groomsport’s Music and Fireworks Festival on Saturday 17 August…

People in deckchairs listening to live music in Groomsport

Getting Rid of Rubbish in Ards and North Down Has Never ‘Bin’ Easier!

Tuesday 20th August 2019

Thanks to Ards and North Down Borough Council’s Recycling Community Investment Fund (RCIF), getting rid of your rubbish in the borough has never ‘bin’ easier!

The Mayor and two Council officers with the new Big Belly Bin at Kiltonga Nature Reserve

Summer Fun for Cool Canines event in Bangor!

Tuesday 20th August 2019

Dogs Trust, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, has joined forces with Ards and North Down Borough Council to run a ‘Summer Fun for Cool Canines’ event in Bangor on Tuesday 27 August.

Graphic of dog with event details

Groomsport Becomes Ards and North Down’s First Inclusive Beach

Tuesday 20th August 2019

Groomsport beach has taken delivery of the first phase of beach mobility equipment, making it the first inclusive beach in Ards and North Down.

Four people with the new all-terrain wheelchairs that are available in Groomsport

Temperatures to get Red Hot for Donaghadee Lights Up Festival!

Monday 19th August 2019

Food, boat and historical tours plus a free concert that’s headlined by the incredible Red Hot Chilli Pipers and an impressive fireworks display are set to raise the temperatures in Donaghadee from 5-8 September!

Chefs pictured outside Donaghadee lighthouse