Holywood Conservation Group

Holywood Conservation Group

We exist to maintain the Holywood Conservation Area and to promote the  preservation of fine old buildings, trees and other notable features that enrich our lives in and around Holywood. We try to make Holywood an attractive place in which to live, work and visit.

We are a registered charity and a limited company, wholly dependent upon our membership for donations and voluntary activity through an elected committee of directors.


  • Campaigned for the now established Conservation Area in Holywood.
  • Organised the funding and planting of over 70 trees in the town centre.
  • Set up the Holywood Old School Preservation Trust and, with fundraising, saved the building.
  • Successfully challenged Planning decisions through Judicial Reviews.
  • Fought to save the ‘Johnny The Jig’ sculpture by Rosamund Praeger and retain its listed status.
  • Worked with other organisations in providing advice and information.
  • Continued to press local authorities regarding dilapidated buildings.
  • Encouraged quality building design and signage in the town centre.
  • Provided the membership with regular updates.

Contact Details

NICVA will not disclose any contact details further to those published by the organisation below.


Holywood Conservation Group
94 Church Road
Co Down
BT18 4BX
United Kingdom


028 9042 1948

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