Scrabo Habitat Upgrade for Common Lizard

Monday 30th January 2023

The Mayor of Ards and North Down, Councillor Karen Douglas, visited Scrabo Tower last week where local volunteers were working to upgrade the habitat for the local lizard population.

a common lizard

Hundreds Attend Ards and North Down Job Fair

Monday 30th January 2023

​ This year’s Ards and North Down Job Fair reverted to its original format at Ards Blair Mayne Wellbeing and Leisure Complex.

two women, one wearing a mayoral chain of office, are holding a sign promoting the Ards and North Down Job FAir.

Bangor Marine Secures £9.8m from the UK Government’s Levelling Up Fund

Friday 20th January 2023

Parliamentary Under-Secretary for the Department of International Trade, Andrew Bowie, today visited the City of Bangor to congratulate Bangor Marine on securing £9.8M from the UK Government’s Levelling Up Fund.

Three men in suits and a woman (mayor) are looking at plans for a development.

£40 million Funding Secured for the Redevelopment of Bangor Waterfront

Thursday 19th January 2023

Ards and North Down Borough Council will be receiving £40 million funding for its Bangor Waterfront Development as part of the Belfast Region City Deal.

Image of Bangor Co Down waterfront on a sunny day with bright blue sky.

By Surging Sea and Quiet Lough, Conference Exploring our Maritime Heritage

Wednesday 18th January 2023

North Down Museum is hosting a one-day conference on Friday 17 February at Bangor Castle, highlighting the rich maritime traditions within the Borough of Ards and North Down.

Council Office Rationalisation

Tuesday 17th January 2023

The Council has undertaken a strategic review of administrative buildings as part of its ongoing commitments to sustainability, modernising service delivery and economic efficiencies.