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Welcome to Cookstown District Council

If you live or work in the Cookstown District Council area and are looking for information, then look no further.  Cookstown Council will help you discover the best things about Cookstown and has information on just about everything you need to know including news and events, business information and programmes, places to visit, things to do, leisure and sport, Council services and facilities, local partnerships, legislation and more.  



Latest news and events

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Halloween Fireworks at Mid Ulster Sports Arena Thursday 30th October

Lots of fun for all the family this #Halloween in Cookstown. Our annual Fireworks Display takes place on Thursday 30th October at the Mid Ulster Sports Arena from 6.30 - 8pm. Ghost Tours, Kids Caterpillar Train, Spooky Storytelling, Kids Arts and Crafts and lots more.... come and join us for a fantastic FREE event for all the family!

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Mid Ulster Businesses Identify Economic Priorities

One hundred businesses from across Mid Ulster have given their views this week on the issues affecting them, in a series of events to help inform the region’s future economic development priorities.

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Mid Ulster Community Planning Survey

To make sure we are addressing the local needs of our residents we need to know what matters most to you. Please click on the link and fill in the survey. All responses will be confidential and will be used to inform the development of the community plan.

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Mid Ulster Businesses Invited To Voice Views At Workshops

Businesses across Mid Ulster are being invited to talk about the issues affecting them in a series of events to inform the region's future economic development priorities.

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12 Years of Teamwork leads to Award for Town Centre

Cookstown District Council and Cookstown Town Centre Forum have been ‘Highly Commended’ by the Association of Town & City Management (ATCM) at the National Partnership Awards in Dundee for the significant impact they have made through the delivery of a number of key regeneration projects in Cookstown Town Centre.

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New Leisure Centre Programme - Sept to Dec 2014

We've just released our fantastic new Leisure Centre Programme from September through to December 2014. There's something for all the family to enjoy this season. Download a copy from the link below.

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Work begins on New Economic Development Plan for Mid Ulster

The Mid Ulster District Council is inviting businesses from Cookstown, Dungannon & South Tyrone and Magherafelt areas to have their say with regard to a new two year (2014-2016) Economic Development Plan being prepared for the region.

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Recent Flooding - Emergency Financial Assistance

A scheme of emergency financial assistance has been launched by the Department of Environment NI. Householders who suffer severe inconvenience as a result of heavy rainfall may be eligible for a payment.

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Stay Out of Quarries & Stay Safe this Summer

Quarry operators are reminding members of the public about the dangers of swimming in quarry lakes. They are asked to “Stay Safe and Stay Out” and not to ignore the warning signs and fencing designed to protect them from potential risks in both active and disused quarry sites.Information regarding the safety around quarries.

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Celebrating Community Relations Week 2014

To celebrate Community relations week 2014 in Cookstown this year, Cookstown District Council Good relations office and NI libraries organised a Short drama called ‘Baggage’ performed by South West College performing arts students. The audience took part in an interactive drumming session with ‘Gathering drums’ exploring cultures from across the world.


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Leisure Centre Programme

Sept - Dec 2014

CLC programme RH Advert

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Continental Market Video

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Bin Collection Calendar

Bin Collection Change 2014

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Cookstown Business Directory

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Carbon Monoxide Awareness

Carbon Monoxide

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Report a Litterbug

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Brown Bin Recycling

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