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C.S Lewis Square prepares to welcome Santa at first official Christmas light switch on

Everyone is invited to C.S. Lewis Square for the EastSide Christmas Market on Thursday 14th December between 5pm and 9pm to enjoy some festive Narnia themed fun!

The event will wrap up a fantastic first year which has seen over 200,000 visits to the square to date.

CCG needs your votes!

Since completion, The Connswater Community Greenway have been nominated for a host of awards including:

Northern Ireland Local Government (NILGA) - Best Local Authority Community Planning Initiative

Fields in Trust - Best Park

Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) - Best Place in Northern Ireland

Piece Together 14th September 2017

On Thursday 14th September the Connswater Community Greenway welcomed people from all over East Belfast to C.S. Lewis Square for the official opening of the Greenway.

It was the highlight of a 10 day programme of events to celebrate the completion of construction works. Although the last section was opened in April we wanted to publicly acknowledge all those that made it possible and supported throughout the project.

Queen's Baton Relay visits the Greenway

On Bank Holiday Monday, C.S. Lewis Square was transformed into a sports stadium to welcome the Queen's Baton Relay to Belfast ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia.

PARC Study 31st July - 6th August 2017

You may remember the PARC (Physical Activity and the Regeneration of Connswater) study that took place in 2010 in which we collected data on the use of parks and open spaces along the Greenway.