2017 Photographs

Groomsport Community Orchard

Groomsport Orchard was planted by the GVA Ulster in Bloom sub-committee on a small piece of Housing Executive land on The Hill. It has proved to be a great success, adding colour to the townscape throughout the year.

You can read more about the apple varieties chosen for the orchard and how to use them here… and see photos here…

NE of Groomsport

Ballymacormick Marine Life

Here are some photos taken by DuckDown Divers in the waters off Groomsport… and more information on the Natural Environment tab

Groomsport and Cove Bay UIB entry

This is how Groomsport and Cove Bay looked for our (highly successful) entry in Ulster in Bloom and the Amenity Council Awards 2017.

Big Lunch Event 2017

We held our “Big Lunch ” on Sunday 18th Jume. We had very good weather, enjoyed by a large crowd of visitors and villagers. Get the pictures here and more details here

Half Triathlon

Athletes gathered in the village on Saturday 12th August 2017 and again on Saturday 16th September. As usual, Groomsport Village Association provided the marshals for the run section of both events. Get the pictures of triathlon marshals here , the pictures of the 10k and half marathon here and more details here

The last residents of Cockle Row Cottage