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Heritage, Heart and Hope – Bangor’s Successful Bid for City Status

Thursday 19th May 2022

​ Ards and North Down Borough Council is delighted that Bangor has been successful in its bid for City Status as part of the 2022 Platinum Jubilee Civic Honours Competition.

Tickets Now on Sale for Taste Summer in Ards and North Down!

Tuesday 17th May 2022

Celebrate the first feast of summer at unique venues across the Borough and treat yourself to authentic food and drink experiences with Taste Summer in Ards and North Down!

A family sit on a red blanket having a picnin

Sea Bangor Celebrates the Platinum Jubilee

Tuesday 17th May 2022

This year’s Sea Bangor festival will be transformed to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

Three women and a man in 1980s and 1950s vintage costume pose with a vintage car beside Bangor Marina

Portaferry Heritage Trail brings hidden history to life once more

Monday 16th May 2022

Ards and North Down Borough Council is delighted to announce that the Portaferry Heritage Trail is now open.

A group of men and women stand in front of the Welcome to Portaferry sign

A Royal Passion for Food!

Friday 13th May 2022

Sea Bangor Celebrates the Platinum Jubilee with Celebrity Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli MBE and the Platinum Pudding Competition

Celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli MBE is smiling in the camera

‘Repeat the Cycle’ and recycle soft plastics in Ards and North Down

Wednesday 11th May 2022

Supermarkets now a collection point for “soft plastics” waste

A man puts soft plastic waste into a collection container at a supermarket