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£50,000 Repairs To Coastal defences At Greyabbey

A £50,000 coastal defence repair scheme at Portaferry Road, Greyabbey, has commenced. The scheme will greatly improve the structural stability of the existing sea wall and thereby lessen the risk of undermining the carriageway of this important A Class Road on the Ards Peninsula between Greyabbey and Kircubbin. It is…

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Strange Sounds Of Snoring Could Lead To Barn Owls

Have you heard any strange snoring sounds at night? According to Ulster Wildlife, it could be the sound of barn owl chicks, and the conservation charity is urging the public to get in touch, so it can help track down nest sites of this endangered bird. “At this time of…

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East Down AC Notes and Greyabbey Report

GREYABBEY 5 AND 10K It hardly seems like a year since the monsoon night which began in Greyabbey last July and virtually wiped our the 24 hour race in Bangor before dawn but organisers this year had used their influence to conjure up an almost ideal evening for the village’s…

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