News

Planning Application Submitted for Queen’s Parade and Marine Gardens

Wednesday 29th January 2020

(Press release issued by DfC) Bangor Marine Ltd. has submitted a comprehensive planning application for the development site located at Queen’s Parade and Marine Gardens in Bangor…

Mayor of Ards and North Down, Alderman Bill Keery; Minister for Communities, Deirdre Hargey MLA and Aran Blackbourne from Bangor Marine Ltd

Council Hosts Holocaust Commemoration Event

Wednesday 29th January 2020

Ards and North Down Borough Council remembered the victims of the Holocaust and other genocides by holding a special commemoration event with Holocaust survivor, Eve Kugler, on Holocaust Memorial Day (27 January).

The Mayor with Holocaust survivor Eve Kugler and students from Millisle Primary plus singer Andrew McBride

Council Launches the 2020 ‘Grow’ Economic Development Conference

Wednesday 15th January 2020

Ards and North Down Borough Council has launched this year’s ‘Grow’ Economic Development Conference, a free-to-attend event that can help local businesses.

Wendy Austin, Tom Verner and Karine McGuckin

Work Commences on Borough’s PEACE IV Shared Spaces and Services Projects

Monday 13th January 2020

Work has officially started on a number of shared spaces and services projects in Ards and North Down thanks to a multimillion pound cash injection from the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme.

Mayor cutting the sod in Comber

NI Water to ‘Flush Out’ Blockage Hotspots

Friday 10th January 2020

NI Water has waged a war against blockages and is ‘flushing’ out the worst offenders in Northern Ireland.

Mayor Bill Keery with NI Water's Carson Smylie

Ards Blair Mayne Wellbeing and Leisure Complex Wins Prestige Access Award

Thursday 9th January 2020

Ards Blair Mayne Wellbeing and Leisure Complex has secured a Prestige Access Award from the William Keown Trust in recognition of the centre’s facilities for those with disabilities.

Back row: Sean Fegan (Operations Manager), Chris Black (Assistant Marketing Manager), Annet McGowan (Operations Officer), Mayor Bill Keery, Anton Cozzo (Assistant Manager), David Gibson (Leisure and Fitness). Front: Diane Bunting (Swim Coach) and Gillian