NEWTOWNARDS TO DONAGHADEE GREENWAY
“Ards Peninsula Greenway”
A 14km former railway line running north out of Newtownards turning sharply east below Bangor and across the top of Ards Peninsula to Donaghadee.
|Timescale||2026 to 2040|
|Title||Belfast and County Down Railway|
|Councils||Ards and North Down Borough Council|
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EXPLORE THE HISTORIC ROUTE
GREENWAY PROJECTS WHICH INTERSECT
An upgrade and extension of a coastal path to link Bangor with Groomsport and Donaghadee past Orlock Point.
A proposed 9km route between Comber and Newtownards using a combination of railway alignment, roads and coastal defence walls.
A proposal to link Newtownards with the North Down Coastal Path
Successful greenway projects are driven by the passion of local people. If you have an update to share, a story to tell about the history of the route or future of the Newtownards to Donaghadee Greenway, or if you want to submit a picture or video to this page, please get in contact.