Useful Contact Info:

Useful Phone Numbers & Contact Information:

POLICE

In an emergency
Example, a serious car accident; a burglary; life threatening behaviour; or vandalism in progress. For an emergency response, dial 999 (or 112) and ask for police. The operator will decide the level of urgency and dispatch a police reponse. They should also keep in touch with you and log your call in a central register for future reference.

Not an emergency
Not an emergency but you need a fairly urgent response

Use the new non-emergency police number 0845 600 8000

Crimestoppers – to report a crime confidentially - 0800 555 111

OR ring the ARDS ANTI-SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR TEAM - 91824044

OR ring the PENINSULA COMMUNITY POLICE ON 42729222

WE SUGGEST YOU PUT THESE NUMBERS INTO YOUR PERSONAL PHONE BOOK SO THAT THEY CAN BE ACCESSED WHEN YOU NEED THEM.

HM Coastguard

Emergency – dial 999

Website:   www.mcga.gov.uk

Northern Ireland Water

Emergency for our area (Southern Division) - 08457440088

 

Electricity

Customer Hotline: 08457 643 643 (24 hours a day for failure of supply).

Emergency Gas Services for when it arrives in our area – 0800002001

Useful Websites

Ards Borough Council website

Elected District Councillors for Ards Peninsula Area. Use these links to learn more about your elected representatives and to contact them directly.

Councillor Angus Carson (UUP)

Councillor Linda Cleland (ALL)

Alderman Ronnie Ferguson (UUP)

Councillor Tom Smith (DUP)

Councillor Eddie Thompson (DUP)

Lady Sylvia Hermon MP for North Down (including Millisle) www.theyworkforyou.com

MLAs - Alex Easton MLA or Peter Weir MLA - www.theyworkforyou.com

 

DoE Planning Service website

 

What's that ship? - website plotting details of shipping traffic in Irish Sea. http://www.aisliverpool.co.uk/currentmap.php

Tide timeswww.easytide.ukho.gov.uk/easytide 

Weatherhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2642511

Hospitals: Numbers

Ulster Hospital Dundonald switchboard 028484511

Ards Hospital switchboard       02891812661

Bangor hospital minor injuries unit   02891475120