Make the Most of May Day in Holywood!

Tuesday 26th April 2022

Ards and North Down’s May Day celebrations get into full swing this Monday 2 May with a packed programme full of fun for all the family in Holywood!

A young boy dressed as a superhero poses on a bench beside an older girl.

Brighten up the Borough with In Bloom

Monday 25th April 2022

Green-fingered residents urged to help brighten up Borough as In Bloom campaign gets underway.

A group of men and women standing in a greenhouse. In the middle, a man wearing a Mayoral chain of office is holding a sign to promote the In Bloom campaign.

Notice of Strike Action May 2022

Monday 25th April 2022

The Council has been advised by Unite the Union that the Industrial Action has been suspended.

Jobstart Opportunities in Council

Friday 22nd April 2022

Council supports Department for Communities Jobstart scheme, offering 6 month paid job opprtunities to young people aged 16-24

Local Producers recognised at TASTE AND Food Heroes Awards

Thursday 14th April 2022

Local food and drinks producers have been recognised at the inaugural TASTE AND Food Heroes Awards, hosted by Ards and North Down Borough Council at Clandeboye Estate.

A group of men and women attend an award ceremony

Launch of Ards and North Down Pipe Band Championships 2022

Wednesday 13th April 2022

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association Northern Ireland Branch (RSPBANI) and Ards and North Down Borough Council are pleased to announce the launch of the 2022 Ards and North Down Pipe Band Championships.

A highland dancer, piper and drum stand with the Mayor and a representative of the RSPBANI for a photo call to launch this year's championships.