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Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Praises Careers Inspiration Event For Year...

Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Paul Greenfield attended the 4C UR Future LIVE event in South Lake Leisure Centre on June 13, 2022. The organisers of the event, 4C UR Future,...
Perrie Tracey at the 175th Armagh County Show.

A Show Stopping Display from Local Agri Sector at 175th Armagh County Show!

Local Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon food and drink producers, farmers and agri businesses – better known as the Food Heartland of NI – pulled out all the stops once more during last weekend’s 175th...
Lord Mayor Councillor Paul Greenfield pictured at South Lake Leisure Centre (SLLC), promoting the Get Active ABC Carer Card with Anna Connolly, SHSCT Children's Disability Services; Mark Irwin, SHSCT Adult Learning Disability Care Consultant; Majella Gorman, SHSCT Adult Learning Disability Care Consultant; Catherine McNeill, SLLC Operations Manager; Bernadette Marshall, SHSCT Adult Learning Disability Care Consultant and Joanne McCracken.

Lord Mayor Greenfield Announces Extension to SHSCT Adult Learning Disability Carers’ Get Active Card 

Newly elected Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Paul Greenfield announces extension to eligibility and duration of the Carers’ Get Active Card Pilot Scheme. Led by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough...

Hundreds of jobs up for grabs at Council Job Fair!

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council will be hosting a free Job Fair this June showcasing a wide range of exciting opportunities on offer across the borough! Taking place at South Lake Leisure Centre...

Schools across the borough celebrate Eco-Schools Green Flag Awards!

Children and teachers from across the borough have been recognised for their environmental work at the annual Eco-Schools Green Flag Awards. 17 local schools received Green Flags, with others being recognised as Ambassador Schools. The...
James Graham from Portadown with his Hereford champion at the 2022 Lurgan Show.

Lurgan Show: A Celebration of Farm to Fork

Local food and drink producers, farmers and agri businesses from the borough of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon – better known as the Food Heartland of Northern Ireland – shine bright at this year’s...
Lord Mayor Alderman Glenn Barr attends This Girl Can Inspiration Day, held at Dromore Community Centre on Wednesday 18 May 2022.

This Girl Can…Create Change Inspiration Day

Inspiring girls to create positive change and become more physically active is at the heart of a new collaborative pilot programme, launched at Dromore Community Centre last week. Funded by Public Health Agency, and led...
Pictured at Aghagallon Spar, Stephen Gartland (Spar), Constable Aine Campbell, Aisling Gillespie (ABC PCSP) and Sherene Reynolds (Southern Drug and Alcohol Connections Team).

Local ‘RAPID’ Bin Initiative Takes Thousands of Pills off Borough’s Streets

A campaign to help dispose of unwanted or unused drugs, whether prescribed or illegal, takes more than 65,000 pills off Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon (ABC) borough streets since its launch in 2018. Led by...

Views Sought on New Age Friendly Strategy and Action Plan

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough (ABC) Council is calling on residents to share their views on a new Age Friendly Strategy and three-year Action Plan for the area. Led by the ABC Age Friendly...
Lord Mayor Barr presents prizes to Walk ABC Challenge winners, Jodie O'Connor (her mother Bernie O'Connor), Diane Woods and Wendy Hilditch.

Local Residents Raise Money for Angel Wishes and Guide Dogs NI Through Epic Walking...

Around 100 local women, men and children recently complete demanding 150 mile walking challenge all in aid of charity. Organised by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council, the Walk ABC Challenge put local residents’...