Three members Deborah, Roy and Mike attended the Association of Town and City Management Conference at Marine Court Hotel Bangor on Thursday 12 February 2015.
The Conference titled ” Town Centre Futures Northern Ireland” had speakers from Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales, and sought to explored the future of our urban areas and to re-ignite the passion for their renewal.
Mervyn Storey, Minister for Social Development, also spoke at some length about the Northern Ireland Policy context.
Several members of CRCP were invited by the Mayor, Aldermen and Councillors of Ards Borough Council to attend a Royal Gun Salute at Hillsborough Castle on Friday 6 February 2015. Together with other guests members witnessed a 21 Gun Salute to Her Majesty the Queen and afterwards enjoyed refreshments and a chance to see round the Castle.