Ards and North Down, one of 11 district council areas in Northern Ireland, is a unique borough on the edge of Belfast City. Combining both attractive coast and countryside with many natural assets, The Boroughs capital town, Bangor is linked by excellent road and rail networks to ports and airports. With Bangor 13 miles from Belfast, 10 miles from Belfast City Airport, it is a prime area to live, with excellent education, health, entertainment and transport facilities. A traditional holiday destination, Bangor is transforming itself through a visionary and ambitious programme of regeneration with many major refurbishment, public realm and tourism schemes underway. Project 24 is a unique temporary art project on the seafront in Bangor, transforming a derelict space into a welcoming, vibrant and dynamic area in the heart of the town. The Project includes 12 artist studios, an Event Space, a Community Garden and landscaping.This site aims to provide information and details on the innovative and exciting programme of development taking place across the borough, led by North Down Borough Council Investment Programme.