Tuesday Jul 15
Agency reports boost in new build sales
Carrick's housing market has received a welcome boost after a local estate agents reported an increase in new build sales in the area.
The Twelfth: Colourful display in Newtownards
Throngs of people, waving flags and children beating toy drums, began to gather along the streets of Newtownards well before midday on Saturday.
Twelfth 2014: Newtownards
Joining Newtownards brethren will be Holywood, Upper Ards and Bangor districts, as well as visiting participants from England, Scotland and Wales.
Battle of the bees
After a number of bee swarms over the last month, several colonies are now battling it out for permanent residence at the bee house in the Clandeboye estate.
In pictures: Thousands attend Armed Forces day in Newtownards
The event at Newtownards Airfield was Northern Ireland's official contribution to the nationwide celebration of the contribution made to the community by servicemen and women past and present.