Gary Lightbody OBE awarded Freedom of the Borough

Wednesday 31st August 2022

Gary Lightbody OBE has been awarded the Freedom of the Borough at an official conferment ceremony hosted by Ards and North Down Borough Council in Bangor Castle.

A man stands beside a framed scroll that is resting on n easel. A woman in Mayoral regalia and a man in dark council robes stands behind him.

Bank Holiday Arrangements - August 2022

Friday 26th August 2022

Details of Opening Hours and Bin Collection Information

Chilli Exhibition Will Make Temperatures Rise in Walled Garden!

Tuesday 16th August 2022

Bangor Castle Walled Garden is sure to be spicy this September with a free exhibition of chillies from around the world set to go on display.

Red white and green chillies on a white plate

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

Monday 15th August 2022

Savour seasonal tide and turf produce and some of Ards and North Down’s finest food and drink in an exciting fortnight of activity from 10-24 September!

Aspects Festival Launches 2022 Programme

Thursday 11th August 2022

This year’s Aspects Festival is happening from 22 September to 2 October! Ards and North Down Borough Council is delighted to present a return to Aspect’s first full programme since 2019.