A modern facility providing synthetic and grass pitches and changing facilities for team sports.

Londonderry Park was redeveloped in 2015 to provide modern pitches and facilities for sports and an outdoor area to be enjoyed by the whole community.

Sport facilities

There are great facilities for playing football, hockey, cricket and bowls.

The two 3G pitches are floodlit, one is IFA intermediate standard. It is possible to book a full pitch or part of a pitch. There are four grass pitches for hire.

The sand-dressed pitch has floodlights. It is available to book in full or as half a pitch. 

There are grass pitches with cricket compound, two batting nets and artificial wickets. 

A natural turf six rink bowling green is beside the pavilion. Pay as you go bowling is available from April to September.

Green Flag Award

Ards and North Down are proud that four of our parks and green spaces have been presented with, the International mark of quality, the Green Flag Award including: 


Castle Park

Londonderry Park

Bangor Castle Walled Garden

Opening Times

  • Monday until Friday 9:00am - 10:00pm Saturday 9:00am - 6:00pm Sunday (1 April until 30 September) (1 October until 31 March) 1:00pm - 6:00pm Closed


  • Prices vary

Contact Details

  • Address Portaferry Rd Newtownards Co down BT23 8SG
  • Telephone 028 9181 0614
  • Email Ards VIC
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