Alliance condemns paramilitary style attack

Alliance Councillors Nick Mathison and Alan McDowell have condemned reports of a paramilitary style attack in Newtownards. Police have revealed they are investigating reports a man was attacked by a gang of masked men in the Bangor Road area on Thursday night. Nick said: “It is extremely disappointing to hear of this alleged incident taking […]

Alliance meets Roads representatives over safety concerns in Ards

Alliance Alderman Alan McDowell and Kellie Armstrong MLA have this week met with Department For Infrastructure Road Service representatives and the PSNI to discuss mounting road safety issues on the Movilla Road and the Bowtown Estate. Attended by representatives from all parties, the cross-party meeting highlighted a desire to see the current 40mph limit reduced […]

Alderman Alan McDowell appointed Chair of the Regeneration and Development Committee of Ards and North Down Borough Council

Alliance Councillor Alan McDowell has said he is focused on driving great economic growth for Ards and North Down, as he was appointed Chair of the Regeneration and Development Committee. Selected by his Alliance colleagues to take on the role, Alderman McDowell said he was looking forward working to secure job opportunities for the area, […]