In difficult playing conditions, Bangor Rugby Club firsts came from behind to defeat a hard working Banbridge 2nds by 13-29, and in so doing progress to the quarter finals of this year's Powerade Towns Cup competition.
A COUNCIL cover-up has saved the day after a dangerous hazard developed in a busy Bangor road - and could literally have resulted in an unsuspecting driver going six foot under!
A DRIVE has begun to inform the public about plans for a £2m road widening scheme, which has been dubbed a mini ‘motorway’, through Craigantlet.
A BANGOR based developer of innovative board games has been assisted by Invest Northern Ireland to win new business in Germany and other international markets.
LITTLE did Bangor’s Kerry Stevenson know she was on the track for true love when she chose to take the train to work.
HARDPRESSED job seekers across North Down are celebrating doing the double this week - as they prepare to reap the benefits of a double jobs boost that is!
AN ELDERLY couple are ‘living in fear’ after they were robbed in their Whitehill home by a gang of masked men.
THE SPECTATOR would like to introduce the next person to take the reins at Bangor Grammar School – Elizabeth Huddleson. On Friday (28th) Mrs Huddleson was revealed at the grammar’s next principal, taking over from long-standing head Stephen Connolly when he retires at the end of this year.
GLENLOLA Collegiate was left reeling this week after the sudden death of teacher Claire Brook.
What can you do about budget cuts that could leave 14 of North Down’s primary schools thousands of pounds worse off and have sparked public outrage? Last week the Spectator revealed that proposed changes to the way schools are funded would mean a net loss of £180,000 to North Down’s primary schools sector.
BANGOR is to get a new theatre.
THE best of North Down’s companies were celebrating on Friday night at the end of another successful Bangor Business Awards. The 2013 awards - the 13th annual competition - saw a first with the inclusion of businesses outside Bangor but within North Down. And Holywood in particular made the most of the opportunity to pick up several awards.
Thanks for that. Amended now.
The issue is coming up before the council tomorrow night and, at this stage anyway, it...