News

Engine Off Prevent the Cough: Mayor Presents Prizes to Local Students

Tuesday 31st May 2022

Ards and North Down Borough Council has been encouraging local schools to take action and tackle air pollution caused by idling vehicles through the ‘Engine Off Prevent the Cough’ campaign.

A man and woman and two schoolchildren holding posters are smiling at the camera

Ards and North Down Celebrates The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Tuesday 31st May 2022

A round-up of events and activities taking place this bank holiday weekend and throughout the month of June.

Two women in vintage 1940s to 1950s style, a man in 1980s style clothing post with a blue vintage Morris Minor in front the the McKee clock.

Sustainable Experience Showcase Day

Monday 30th May 2022

​ Sustainable Experience Showcase Day Offers Unique Experiences at Reduced Rates with Live Here Love Here Grant

A group of men and women representing local tourism providers pose in front of Bangor Marina.

New £1.7m heritage visitor attraction opens at Ballycopeland Windmill

Thursday 26th May 2022

Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey, together with her Executive colleague Edwin Poots, Minister for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs has today officially opened the new heritage visitor centre and café at Ballycopeland Windmill.

Three men and a woman stand in front of the new visitor attration at Ballycopeland windmill.

£1m Improvement Works at Cairn Wood Completed

Tuesday 24th May 2022

The final phase of improvement works at Cairn Wood, which represents an investment of nearly £1 million, has been completed with the addition of four new trails as well as a new car park and toilet block.

3 men and a woman smile at a camera. They are standing on a walking trail in a wooded area.

A Royal Blend to Mark the Platinum Jubilee

Tuesday 24th May 2022

Ards and North Down Celebrates A Royal Blend of Parks, Trails and Beacon Lighting to Mark the Platinum Jubilee

A group of men, women and school girls smiling at the camera. They are holding purple signage to promote the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Park.