Legamaddy Eco Warriors
21 March 2011
Down District Council’s Danielle Begley and Rebecca McGreevy were tasked with the unenviable job of judging a competition to design a new playground and garden at St Patrick’s Primary School, Legamaddy.
28 February 2011
Helicopter Lifting in Progress (See Map) for Slieve Binnian Path Repair.
Recycling Movie Event
21 February 2011
The Saint Patrick Centre played host to a novel movie event which saw over 60 Down district residents, young and old, come together for a special screening of the hit film Dirty Dancing in exchange for glass bottles or jars.
Yellow Woods Challenge is Back!
12 November 2010
Down District Council is delighted to announce the return of the Yellow Woods Challenge! Designed to help young children learn about the environment and sustainable development, the Yellow Woods Challenge supports both the Woodland Trust...
NEWCASTLE HOSTS INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CONTROL CONVENTION
22 October 2010
The Building Control Northern Ireland Convention has taken place at the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa, Newcastle bringing together Councillors, Building Control and Environmental Officers from across Ireland, in addition to government off...
Recycler of The Month
14 September 2010
Down District Council’s Environmental team has once again been out and about in the district in search of households that fully utilise their blue bin, recycling all of their paper, light card, plastic bottles and cans. This month the r...