North Down and Ards
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|Democratic Unionist Party||Seats 17|
|Ulster Unionist Party||Seats 9|
|Alliance Party||Seats 7|
|Social Democratic & Labour Party||Seats 1|
|Traditional Unionist Voice||Seats 1|
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Latest updates North Down and Ards District Council
It is the first time the award has been bestowed since the council was established formed in 2015.
A woman says she is "heartbroken" by the state of the County Down cemetery where her son is buried.
A woman who got stuck in mud at her baby son's grave releases video footage of the flooded plot.
None of NI's councils met the statutory 30-week average target for processing major planning applications last year.
Concerns about a building that has partially collapsed during high winds were raised at Ards and North Down Council a month ago.
A Nile crocodile is among the new attractions as Northern Ireland's only aquarium, Exploris, reopens after a £2m refurbishment.
Exploris in Portaferry reopens after two years and a £2m refurbishment.
Hundreds complain about plans for an outdoor shooting range near homes in Bangor.
Almost £160 million has been spent re-paving Northern Ireland's towns since the economic downturn began, the BBC reveals.
Almost £160m has been spent re-paving Northern Ireland's towns since the economic downturn began, it is revealed.