North Down

News, current issues and political debate on council issues addressed in the council chamber of Bangor Town Hall by Bangor West Councillor, Brian Wilson for North Down Borough Council, NDBC, Northern Ireland.

New Government Boundaries, North Down and Ards Super Council, Bangor West

Bangor West to be Reduced

Final Recommendations of the Boundary Commission The Boundary Commission has made its final proposals in relation to the new North Down and Ards Super Council and 40 Councillors will be elected from 7 district electoral areas. There will be significant changes to the Bangor West District Electoral Area such as Crawfordsburn, Carnalea, Helen’s Bay and Lord …

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Stained Glass Window, St Columbanus Trail, Bangor to Bobbio

From Bangor to Bobbio

Today I attended a ceremony in the Town Hall in which the Mayor Andrew Muir joined with the Mayors of Bobbio (Italy) and Luxeuil-les-Bains to sign a joint submission to the European Cultural Committee for the official recognition of the journey of Columbanus as a European Cultural Route. This is one of a number of events …

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DUP Vote to Spend £1/2m on Gun Club at Hamilton Road Community Centre

Gun Club Insults Council

I cannot believe the arrogance of the Clandeboye and District Ulster Special Constabulary Pistol and Rifle Club. Despite the decision of the North Down Borough Council to spend almost half a million of ratepayers money on providing a new facility for the club they have refused to provide the council with basic information regarding the …

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