News

New Solar-Powered Compacting Bins Installed

Tuesday 25th May 2021

Ards and North Down Borough Council has installed more than 20 brand new solar-powered compacting bins, becoming the first council in Northern Ireland to install the latest technology in high-tech bins…

The Mayor of Ards and North Down standing beside a new bin

Royal Visit to Ards and North Down

Wednesday 19th May 2021

On day two of their visit to Northern Ireland, Their Royal Highnesses, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, travelled to Ards and North Down…

HRH The Prince of Wales in Donaghadee

Students Aim for the Sky with the In Bloom Tallest Sunflower Competition!

Wednesday 12th May 2021

Students across Ards and North Down are being encouraged to enter this year’s Ards and North Down In Bloom Tallest Sunflower competition!

Entries are invited for the 2021 tallest sunflower competition

Discover Ards and North Down this Summer!

Wednesday 12th May 2021

Get outdoors for some fresh air this summer and discover some of the beauty that Ards and North Down has to offer through a selection of walking tours and experiences!

Discover Ards and North Down this Summer

Capture Nature in an AONB Photography Competition

Tuesday 4th May 2021

The management of three Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), Ring of Gullion, Mournes and Strangford and Lecale, are inviting you to enter photographic images into their annual AONB Photography Competition.

Image taken by 2020 finalist Neil Finlay