Carrickfergus Borough Council - News

Cookies on this website At Carrickfergus Borough Council, we use a small number of cookies on our website. You can find out more about our cookies usage policy and how to change your privacy settings or continue if you are happy to receive all cookies on the website


  • Marina Retain Prestigious 'Five Gold Anchor' Award

    24 October

    Marina Retain Prestigious 'Five Gold Anchor' Award

    Carrickfergus Marina has successfully retained its TYHA ‘Five Gold Anchor’ status for the next three years.  Full story

  • A2 Shore Road Update

    24 October

    A2 Shore Road Update

    Traffic management planned for week commencing 27/10/2014 as follows:- Full story

  • Carrickfergus Museum Amongst Most Popular in NI

    23 October

    Carrickfergus Museum Amongst Most Popular in NI

    Carrickfergus Museum has been named as one of the most popular local museums in Northern Ireland according to figures released by the Department of Culture, Arts & Leisure. Full story

  • Annual Funders Fair

    23 October

    Annual Funders Fair

    The Community Support Project will be holding the “Annual Funders Fair” on Thursday 23rd October 2014 in the Jubilee Hall, Town Hall, Carrickfergus, between 10.30am -12.30pm. Full story

  • Amphitheatre Winter Promotion

    22 October

    Amphitheatre Winter Promotion

    Don't miss out on this fantastic membership promotion, £55 for two months! Full story

  • Meet the Buyer Events

    21 October

    Meet the Buyer Events

    In March 2015, Carrickfergus, Ballymena and Larne Borough Councils will merge to become Mid and East Antrim (MEA) Council. To assist suppliers in understanding this transition and the affects it will have on procurement, there will be a number of 'Meet The Buyer' events in each Borough during November 2014. Full story

  • Silver Gilt's for Borough at Britain in Bloom Awards

    17 October

    Silver Gilt's for Borough at Britain in Bloom Awards

    Carrickfergus Borough has scooped two Silver Gilt awards at the 50th Britain in Bloom UK Final awards in Bristol. Britain in Bloom is Europe’s biggest community gardening campaign run by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). Carrickfergus was successful in the Large Town category and Whitehead scooped another Silver Gilt in the Small Town category. Full story

  • Greenisland - Have Your Say

    06 October

    Greenisland - Have Your Say

    Carrickfergus Borough Council has appointed consultancy firm, URS, to produce a framework to assist in shaping and improving the regeneration and development of Greenisland over the next 10-15 years and we would like to hear your opinions. Full story

  • Painting & Poetry 'in bloom' Winners Announced

    03 October

    Painting & Poetry 'in bloom' Winners Announced

    Today Alderman May Beattie, Chairperson of the Parks, Countryside and Amenities Sub-Committee announced the winners and runners-up (list enclosed) of the Carrickfergus in Bloom Children’s Painting & Poetry Competitions. Full story

  • 'Have Your Say' on the New Council's Name

    03 October

    'Have Your Say' on the New Council's Name

    With local government reform fast approaching we would really value feedback on the naming of our new local Council which will encompass the areas of Carrickfergus, Larne and Ballymena. Full story