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Brighter Whitehead was established to ensure our town always looks its best. This year will be busy for us as we are now preparing for our seasonal campaign, please join us to ensure success.
Latest News and Events
Britain in Bloom: Whitehead had received a Silver Gilt at the Britain in Bloom finals in Bristol on 16th October 2014. Both Carrickfergus & Whitehead represented Northern Ireland in the 50th Britain in Bloom finals. On Monday 4th August, judges Jon Wheatley and Darren Share will visit Carrickfergus and on Friday 8th August judges Mark Wasilewski and Brendan Mowforth will visit Whitehead. more...
Ulster in Bloom: Whitehead had received two awards at Ulster in Bloom today (17 September 2014) in Londonderry. 2nd place in the Small Town Category and winner in the Community Rail Hal catergory for Whitehead Rail Station.
Biodiversity: The Local Biodiversity Action Plan (LBAP) for Carrickfergus, Ballymena and Larne Council areas, which will form the new Mid and East Antrim District Council area was launched in December 2014 and marks what will be a key landmark for biodiversity conservation in the region. read more...
Community Orchard Planting Day: watch the video.
Translink Ulster in Bloom Competition: Gardeners throughout Carrickfergus Borough are being asked to 'Lend a hand this year' to ensure success within this years Translink Ulster in Bloom Competition. Last year we celebrated a number of awards and with your help we can keep our record of success. more...
If the Big Garden Birdwatch has got you hooked on nature, why not check out the Bird & Wildlife Care Amazon Shop for some great ideas for your garden.