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NICRA Visit

NICRA Visit

Photograph by Avec Photo

Connswater Community Greenway in partnership with the Northern Ireland Community of Refugees and Asylum Seekers organised a walk and picnic along the CCG for its members.

During the walk the twelve participants found out more about East Belfast’s history and geography and were also informed of the plans for the Connswater Community Greenway.

Stakeholder Forum June 2010 - Launch of Trails Guide

The Connswater Community Greenway Stakeholder Forum June meeting was held in the Elim Church, Beersbridge Road.

The attendees were updated on project progress by Wendy Langham, Programme Manager.

Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

Photograph by Avec Photo

Carew II Family & Training Centre, a centre providing crèche facilities, afterschools club, youth activities and adult training, was the latest recipient of a CCG Community Activity Grant, made possible by the Big Lottery Fund funding received by the Connswater Community Greenway. 

Bluebell Walk

Bluebell Walk

The Connswater Community Greenway held its annual Bluebell Walk on Saturday 1st May. Local residents and stakeholders took part in the walk from Victoria Park, following the course of the Greenway, to the Cregagh Glen. 

Things looked ominous at Victoria Park due to the weather. Fortunately the heavy rain never materialised and our 20 intrepid walkers made it to the Cregagh Glen where we picnicked in the sunshine at Lisnabreeny Rath.

Walk to Work Week

Walk to Work Week

On Monday 26 April Business in the Community, in partnership with Connswater Shopping Centre and East Belfast Partnership, encouraged local business employees and residents to get out and about along part of the proposed Connswater Community Greenway route for a healthy lunchtime walk.