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Football in Ards and North Down

From Monday 12 April the pitches at Ballywalter, Bangor Aurora, Bangor Sportsplex, Cloughey, Londonderry Park Newtownards and Spafield Holywood will reopen.

Up to 15 people (including coaches) can take part in structured training sessions organised by affiliated clubs. On all occasions the IFA guidelines should be adhered to. The latest IFA information can be found at irishfa.com

For information and to make a booking for:

Londonderry Park, Cloughey and Ballywalter contact: 028 9181 0614, email: pitchbookings@ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk

Bangor Aurora, Bangor Sportsplex, Spafield, Holywood contact: 07738 896893, email: neil.mckenna@serco.com

 

Please see below for local Football courses, clubs, availability at our leisure centres and Council pitches.

Football in our leisure centres

Indoor facilities can be booked for 5-a-side football at Ards Blair Mayne, Comber Leisure Centre and Portaferry Sports Centre. Space can be booked by contacting the centres.

Outdoor pitches are available at Londonderry Park and Comber Leisure Centre.

Football Courses

Sports Development runs Soccer courses throughout the year and during the summer holidays for children. Please refer to our courses page for details of current courses.

Local Football Clubs

1st Bangor FC
Ards Blair Mayne
Contact: 07929 111608 / kenmcmullan@yahoo.com

Ards Rangers Juniors
Ards Blair Mayne and Londonderry Park
Contact: 07779 307804 / ardsrangersfc@sky.com / ardsrangersfc

East Coast Strikers
Ards Blair Mayne
Contact: 07856 071039 / eastcoaststrikers@yahoo.com / eastcoaststrikersfootballclub

Comber Rec Football Club
Comber 
Age 4 and over
Contact: 07930 669609 / gary_bennett46@hotmail.com / comber-rec.co.uk / comber rec youth fc

 

 


 

Locations

Ards Blair Mayne Wellbeing and Leisure Complex

1 Dairy Hall Lane
Newtownards
BT23 4DB
United Kingdom

Ballygowan, Moss Road

Moss Road
Ballygowan
Newtownards
United Kingdom

Ballywalter, Well Road

Well Road
Ballywalter
United Kingdom

Carrowdore, Castle Place

Castle Place
Newtownards
BT22 2JJ
United Kingdom

Cloughey, Calhame Park

Calhame Park
Cloughey
BT22 1HX
United Kingdom

Comber Leisure Centre

Castle Street
Comber
Newtownards
BT23 5DY
United Kingdom

Comber Parkway

Park Way
Comber
United Kingdom

Donaghadee, Cromellin Park

3 Church Place
Donaghadee
BT21 0DB
United Kingdom

Greyabbey, Islandview Road

Island View Road
Greyabbey
Newtownards
United Kingdom

Kircubbin, Church Road

16 Church Way
Kircubbin
Newtownards
BT22 2SN
United Kingdom

Londonderry Park

Portaferry Road
Newtownards
BT23 8SG
United Kingdom

Millisle, Abbey Road

63 Abbey Road
Millisle
Newtownards
BT22 2DG
United Kingdom

Newtownards, Westwinds

15 Sunderland Park
Newtownards
BT23 4RQ
United Kingdom

Portaferry Sports Centre

Cloughey Road
Portaferry
Newtownards
BT22 1ND
United Kingdom

Portaferry, Anne Street

3 Coach Road
Portaferry
Newtownards
BT22 1PP
United Kingdom

Portaferry, Cloughey Road

2A Cloughey Road
Portaferry
Newtownards
BT22 1ND
United Kingdom

Portavogie, New Road

2 Brandon Park
Portavogie
Newtownards
BT22 1ED
United Kingdom

Bangor Sportsplex

Old Belfast Road
Bangor
BT19 1LU
United Kingdom

Queen's Leisure Complex

Sullivan Close
Holywood
BT18 9HL
United Kingdom

Bangor Aurora

3 Valentine Road
Bangor
BT20 4TH
United Kingdom

  • Ards Blair Mayne Wellbeing and Leisure Complex

    Home to some of the most modern and advanced sports and leisure facilities to be found anywhere in Northern Ireland.

    1 Dairy Hall Lane
    Newtownards
    BT23 4DB
    United Kingdom

  • Ballygowan, Moss Road

    Moss Road in Ballygowan

    Moss Road
    Ballygowan
    Newtownards
    United Kingdom

  • Ballywalter, Well Road

    Ballywalter, Well Road

    Well Road
    Ballywalter
    United Kingdom

  • Carrowdore, Castle Place

    Carrowdore, Castle Place

    Castle Place
    Newtownards
    BT22 2JJ
    United Kingdom

  • Cloughey, Calhame Park

    Cloughey, Calhame Park

    Calhame Park
    Cloughey
    BT22 1HX
    United Kingdom

  • Comber Leisure Centre

    A modern leisure facility situated in the heart of Comber.

    Castle Street
    Comber
    Newtownards
    BT23 5DY
    United Kingdom

  • Comber Parkway

    Comber Parkway

    Park Way
    Comber
    United Kingdom

  • Donaghadee, Cromellin Park

    Donaghadee, Cromellin Park

    3 Church Place
    Donaghadee
    BT21 0DB
    United Kingdom

  • Greyabbey, Islandview Road

    Greyabbey, Islandview Road

    Island View Road
    Greyabbey
    Newtownards
    United Kingdom

  • Kircubbin, Church Road

    Kircubbin, Church Road

    16 Church Way
    Kircubbin
    Newtownards
    BT22 2SN
    United Kingdom

  • Londonderry Park

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

    Portaferry Road
    Newtownards
    BT23 8SG
    United Kingdom

  • Millisle, Abbey Road

    Millisle, Abbey Road

    63 Abbey Road
    Millisle
    Newtownards
    BT22 2DG
    United Kingdom

  • Newtownards, Westwinds

    Newtownards, Westwinds

    15 Sunderland Park
    Newtownards
    BT23 4RQ
    United Kingdom

  • Portaferry Sports Centre

    A modern sports facility serving the local peninsula community.

    Cloughey Road
    Portaferry
    Newtownards
    BT22 1ND
    United Kingdom

  • Portaferry, Anne Street

    Portaferry, Anne Street

    3 Coach Road
    Portaferry
    Newtownards
    BT22 1PP
    United Kingdom

  • Portaferry, Cloughey Road

    Portaferry, Cloughey Road

    2A Cloughey Road
    Portaferry
    Newtownards
    BT22 1ND
    United Kingdom

  • Portavogie, New Road

    Grass pitch available for hire.

    2 Brandon Park
    Portavogie
    Newtownards
    BT22 1ED
    United Kingdom

  • Bangor Sportsplex

    The range of facilities available makes this a great all round venue including grass pitches, a floodlit all weather astro turf pitch and an 8 lane athletics track.

    Old Belfast Road
    Bangor
    BT19 1LU
    United Kingdom

  • Queen's Leisure Complex

    Opening times and contact details

    Sullivan Close
    Holywood
    BT18 9HL
    United Kingdom

  • Bangor Aurora

    Bangor Aurora Aquatic and Leisure Complex is a £38m facility offering an excellent choice of sporting and leisure activities in Bangor, Northern Ireland.

    3 Valentine Road
    Bangor
    BT20 4TH
    United Kingdom