Lottery grants awarded to Down, Northern Ireland

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
26 Oct 2015 Brunswick Accordion Band

Annalong Remembers - exploring the lives of those locals who served and died in WW1

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2015 Killyleagh Football Club

The cross community football club?s facilities are regularly used by community groups for events and activities including older people?s friendship clubs, and a drop-in centre for young people. They received a ?10,000 grant to upgrade the club's facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Life Changing Mentoring and Psychoeducational Counselling Se

The organisation provides counselling services and a variety of constructive activities in the Down area. They are using the ?10,000 to engage clients in upcycling furniture to be sold in a pop up shop in Downpatrick, to increase confidence and inclusion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2015 Down Visually Impaired Persons Group

The group, based in Downpatrick, was set up to provide opportunities for social inclusion and interaction, reducing the isolation for people who are visually impaired, promoting self help and independence and enhancing the quality of life. They received a ?2,818 grant to support educational trips, health talks and activities.

£2,818 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2015 Belfast Music Society

New commission from local composer Philip Hammond, for tenor voice and piano

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
21 Jul 2015 Project Ballynahinch

The organisation provides free locally accessible professional counselling for young people aged 12 to 25 and older people aged 25 and upwards.They are using the ?10,000 grant to meet a need for additional counselling sessions for men, to boost mental health and wellbeing and combat social isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2015 Ardglass Development Association

The Ardglass association provides activities, play schemes, and training courses for the community. They are using the ?9,999 to create a social media resource, linking historical photographs to the website with young people identifying their ancestors and historic locations around the village.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Patrician Youth Centre

Lottery Project Funding 15/16

£17,290 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Newcastle Arts Festival Committee

Catalyst 2015

£4,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
5 Jun 2015 St Joseph's Primary School

The primary school in the Strangford area of Co Down will use the ?1,820 to celebrate its 50th anniversary including producing a magazine for the wider community.

£1,820 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jun 2015 Ballykinlar Cross Community Pre School Playgroup Ltd

The organisation provides pre-school education to three and four year old children in Ballykinler near Dundrum. They are using the ?10,000 to buy indoor and outdoor play equipment to encourage learning and promote literacy and numeracy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2015 Unit T

The community organisation addresses the needs of people of all ages living in the Newcastle area. They are using the ?9,989 grant to turn an area at the back of their premises into a community hub so they can use it for more activities and events.

£9,989 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 The Harmony Community Trust

The Trust, based in Downpatrick, promotes positive community relations. They are using the ?9,818 grant for a celebration of 40 years of the Trust?s work through a summer scheme for young people, a family fun day, an arts club, and trips and events for older people.

£9,818 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Central Punters Association

The Killyleagh based group is a non-profit cross-community organisation that organises trips to horse racing events and to places of interest in Northern Ireland for senior citizens. They are using the ?2,431 grant to provide trips to places of historical interest, a Christmas dinner and a pantomime trip to improve the mental health and well being of isolated older people.

£2,431 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Annalong Cultural and Education Society

The society advances education and appreciation of Ulster-Scots traditions and culture in the Annalong area. They are using the ?9,330 grant for safety and other equipment, and a programme of social events for the local community.

£9,330 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2015 St Colman's High School and Sixth Form College

The post primary school in Ballynahinch are using the ?10,000 grant to buy IT equipment so it can offer computer classes to the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 Killyleagh Primary School

The primary school in Killyleagh are using the ?10,000 grant to provide resources including iPads and accessories and other electronic equipment to develop ICT programmes aimed at parents and other members of the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2015 Annalong Orange Hall Management Committee

The group, which provides local facilities and activities, will use the grant to make improvements to its hall for use by the wider community.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2015 Belfast Music Society

Annual Funding Programme 15/16

£42,583 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Feb 2015 Down Community Arts Ltd

Annual Funding Programme 15-16

£53,350 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Feb 2015 Naiscoil Uachtar Tire

This cross community Irish language pre-school based in the Castlewellan area will use the grant to provide play equipment, kitchen equipment, furniture and garden resources.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2015 Brunswick Accordion Band

Music in the Community

£2,700 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Feb 2015 Mainstay DRP

The organisation works for people with learning disabilities and autism and their families and will use the grant to provide specialised equipment for the newly built day care centre in Downpatrick.

£9,948 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2015 Harmony Community Trust

Our Shared Heritage in Down and Ards

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2015 St Caolan's Primary School (Darragh Cross)

The Saintfield based school is using the grant to buy laptops to run ICT classes for pupils and their parents.

£9,763 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2015 Blackwater Integrated College

The school is using the grant to run suicide and self harm awareness training for parents and teachers.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2015 Youth Lyric Limited

The Great Gatsby, Belfast Waterfront Hall, 4-7 March 2015

£4,750 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 2014 Murlough Community Association

The group supports people from Burrendale estate in Newcastle. The project is providing a range of activities and trips for all members of the community including a summer scheme, family outings and an older people?s group.

£7,338 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Northern Ireland Fishery Harbour Authority

The group has a responsibility for improving, managing and maintaining the three fishery harbours and harbour estates of Ardglass, Kilkeel and Portavogie. The project is funding an education initiative for young people from local schools and people from the wider community.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Ballykilbeg Rural Development Association

The organisation supports the rural community in the Downpatrick area. The project will make improvements to the community hall so it can be used for more activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2014 Downpatrick Primary School

The school is using the grant to buy outdoor gym equipment for afterschool clubs and use at break times.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Nov 2014 St Colmcille's High School

The Crossgar based school is using the grant to provide workshops to pupils and parents, to learn how to use the iPad. The workshops, which are taking place over three 10 week periods, will improve numeracy and literacy of both parents and pupils.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2014 Gerard Brennan

It's Your Turn

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Michael Alcorn

New Music for Brass

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Aine McKenna

MAKING IT /YEAR 2

£4,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Kevin Killen

Captured Moments

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Connor Maguire

PORTRAITS, COLOUR AND STUDIES OF THE HUMAN FORM.

£554 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
11 Nov 2014 PeacePlayers International - Northern Ireland

The group uses basketball to unite people from different community backgrounds in Belfast and the surrounding areas. The grant is being used to run a 24 week programme to bring children from south and west Belfast together.

£9,190 Big Lottery Fund
16 Oct 2014 Glor Uachtar Tire

The group aims to sustain, encourage and develop use of the Irish language amongst people living in the south east Down area. The grant is being used to organise a camping trip and arts corner and buy office and translation equipment.

£9,704 Big Lottery Fund
16 Oct 2014 St. Nicholas Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The PTA, which supports St. Nicholas Primary School in Ardglass, is using the grant to develop the school?s outdoor play area for older pupils. The play area will also be open for voluntary sector groups in the area for after-school activities and during school holidays.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Langley Road Community Association

The group, which encourages good community relations in Ballynahinch, used the grant to run a Halloween event to bring local people of all ages together.

£4,960 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Downpatrick Community Collective

The group is a collective of community groups from the Downpatrick area who run activities for local people. The grant was used for a Halloween event for people of all ages.

£4,640 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Langley Road Community Association

The group, which encourages good community relations in Ballynahinch, used the grant to run a Halloween event to bring local people of all ages together.

£4,960 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Downpatrick Community Collective

The group is a collective of community groups from the Downpatrick area who run activities for local people. The grant was used for a Halloween event for people of all ages.

£4,640 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2014 Botanic Primary School

The south Belfast primary school is using the grant to buy iPads and cases for use by pupils, their parents and the wider community.

£9,764 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2014 Botanic Primary School

The south Belfast primary school is using the grant to buy iPads and cases for use by pupils, their parents and the wider community.

£9,764 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2014 Flying Horse Ward Community Forum

The group improves the health and wellbeing of residents in Downpatrick. The Have a Go Downpatrick project is running a series of activities for the community, including jewellery making, relaxation techniques and exercise classes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2014 Flying Horse Ward Community Forum

The group improves the health and wellbeing of residents in Downpatrick. The Have a Go Downpatrick project is running a series of activities for the community, including jewellery making, relaxation techniques and exercise classes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2014 Downpatrick Nursery School

The nursery school is using the grant to extend and improve the current outdoor play area to enhance the children?s learning and development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2014 Belfast Music Society

New commission from local composer Kevin O'Connell, for piano trio

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 Aug 2014 Bee-Free

Working in partnership with other groups, the organisation supports female carers in the in Downpatrick, Newtownards and Lisburn areas. The project will provide health and well being programmes, residentials and other activities to help carers to develop

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Academy Primary School

The Saintfield primary school is using the grant to buy a log cabin classroom to use for afterschool activities. It will also be available to local community groups to run activities in the evenings and at weekends.

£9,730 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Bee-Free

Working in partnership with other groups, the organisation supports female carers in the in Downpatrick, Newtownards and Lisburn areas. The project will provide health and well being programmes, residentials and other activities to help carers to develop their coping skills.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Glor an Duin

The group runs community activities in the South Down area. The grant was used for the Festival on the Lough, which brought the farming community together to celebrate their rural heritage. Festival activities included gaelic sports, Irish language classe

£7,571 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Killough Pre School Playgroup

The playgroup is using the grant to provide a range of indoor and outdoor play equipment to increase the children?s learning and development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2014 The Friend's Of St Malachy's Primary School

The organisation supports St Malachy?s Primary School in Downpatrick. The grant is being used to make improvements to the outdoor facilities to provide more play opportunities for pupils and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2014 The Friend's Of St Malachy's Primary School

The organisation supports St Malachy‘«÷s Primary School in Downpatrick. The grant is being used to make improvements to the outdoor facilities to provide more play opportunities for pupils and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jul 2014 Children and Parents and Autism

The Downpatrick based organisation provides children and young people with autism spectrum disorders and their families, and carers with support, information, advice, respite and professional care. The project is providing a weekly drama club, adventure a

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jul 2014 Children and Parents and Autism

The Downpatrick based organisation provides children and young people with autism spectrum disorders and their families, and carers with support, information, advice, respite and professional care. The project is providing a weekly drama club, adventure activities and transport.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2014 Patrician Youth Centre

Development of Youth Arts

£20,890 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
25 Jun 2014 Patrician Youth Centre

Development of Youth Arts

£20,890 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Jun 2014 Ulster-Scots Community Network

The group promotes awareness and understanding of the Ulster Scots tradition in history, language and culture. They are using the grant to organise events for the community to take part in provide opportunities for volunteering.

£9,332 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2014 Rebecca Killen Ceramics

Personal Artistic Development of Rebecca Killen Ceramics (making it 2013) - Combining Ceramics and Print

£2,195 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Jun 2014 Ulster-Scots Community Network

The group promotes awareness and understanding of the Ulster Scots tradition in history, language and culture. They are using the grant to organise events for the community to take part in provide opportunities for volunteering.

£9,332 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2014 Newcastle Arts Festival Committee

Newcastle Arts Festival 2014

£3,581 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Jun 2014 Newcastle Arts Festival Committee

Newcastle Arts Festival 2014

£3,400 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Jun 2014 True Harvest Seeds

The group promotes the conservation, protection and improvement of biodiversity to benefit the local community. The grant is being used to help people from Strangford Village and rural surrounding areas to learn about biodiversity and grow their own veget

£9,907 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2014 St Patrick's Primary School, Legamaddy

The school, which is based in Legamaddy, outside Downpatrick, is using the grant to extend the outdoor play area to include a story telling area, musical instruments, a trim trail and a water wall.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2014 True Harvest Seeds

The group promotes the conservation, protection and improvement of biodiversity to benefit the local community. The grant is being used to help people from Strangford Village and rural surrounding areas to learn about biodiversity and grow their own vegetables and plants.

£9,907 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2014 St Patrick's Primary School, Legamaddy

The school, which is based in Legamaddy, outside Downpatrick, is using the grant to extend the outdoor play area to include a story telling area, musical instruments, a trim trail and a water wall.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 May 2014 Central Punters Association

The group, which is based in Killyleagh, provides social activities for older people in the area. The grant is being used to run a programme of activities including educational and historical trips, tea dances and flower arranging.

£2,693 Big Lottery Fund
29 May 2014 Central Punters Association

The group, which is based in Killyleagh, provides social activities for older people in the area. The grant is being used to run a programme of activities including educational and historical trips, tea dances and flower arranging.

£2,693 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2014 St John's Drumnaquoile GAA Club

The club, based outside Castlewellan, is a community based volunteer organisation promoting gaelic games and culture. The Kick Cancer into Touch project is working with Action Cancer and Gordon's Chemist to promote good health in the community and raise a

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2014 Newcastle Primary School

The school is using the grant to set up and run an afterschools ICT club for pupils and their families. The ICT workshops will include internet safety, music and sound, and design.

£9,987 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2014 Newcastle Primary School

The school is using the grant to set up and run an afterschools ICT club for pupils and their families. The ICT workshops will include internet safety, music and sound, and design.

£9,987 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2014 Emma Ratcliffe

Woodland Light

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 May 2014 Emma Ratcliffe

Woodland Light

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 May 2014 Spa Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The grant will be used to provide IT equipment for afterschool activities for children and their parents.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 May 2014 Spa Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The grant will be used to provide IT equipment for afterschool activities for children and their parents.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2014 Best of Killyleagh

Killyleagh Remembers

£7,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2014 Drumaroad & Clanvaraghan Community Association

DCCA Summer Stage & Drama School

£1,296 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 Apr 2014 Ballygawley Loyal Orange Lodge

The group provides a range of community activities in the local Orange Hall. The project will upgrade the facilities at the hall to increase community use.

£9,531 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2014 Ballygawley Loyal Orange Lodge

The group provides a range of community activities in the local Orange Hall. The project will upgrade the facilities at the hall to increase community use.

£9,531 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2014 The High School, Ballynahinch

The school will use the grant to run the Ballynahinch Bytes project, which will provide tuition to parents in ICT, numeracy and literacy.

£5,430 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2014 St Patrick's Grammar School, Downpatrick

The school will use the grant to provide spin bike sessions before and after school to improve pupils' health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2014 Kids Kabin (Drumaroad) Ltd

The organisation provides education to pre school children. The project will facilitate a healthy eating initiative including publishing a cookbook and planting a vegetable garden.

£3,531 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2014 Glasswater Primary School

The school, based in Crossgar, will use the grant to develop ICT programmes for the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2014 St Patrick's Grammar School, Downpatrick

The school will use the grant to provide spin bike sessions before and after school to improve pupils? health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2014 Glasswater Primary School

The school, based in Crossgar, will use the grant to develop ICT programmes for the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2014 The High School, Ballynahinch

The school will use the grant to run the Ballynahinch Bytes project, which will provide tuition to parents in ICT, numeracy and literacy.

£5,430 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2014 St Patrick Visitor Centre Limited

The organisation has the only permanent exhibition in the world about Ireland's patron saint. The grant will be used to refurbish the cafe in its Downpatrick centre, which is used as a training and day care centre for young people with a learning disabili

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2014 St Patrick Visitor Centre Limited

The organisation has the only permanent exhibition in the world about Ireland's patron saint. The grant will be used to refurbish the cafe in its Downpatrick centre, which is used as a training and day care centre for young people with a learning disability and mental health issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2014 The Alan McDonald Trust

The organisation, which is based in Ballynahinch, supports disadvantaged and disabled children. The group will use the grant to develop its digital media presence and for other materials so it can better engage with the community.

£6,376 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2014 The Alan McDonald Trust

The organisation, which is based in Ballynahinch, supports disadvantaged and disabled children. The group will use the grant to develop its digital media presence and for other materials so it can better engage with the community.

£6,376 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 Gl?r Uachtar T?re GUT

Eala?ona an Phobail Tr? Mhe?n na Gaeilge/ Community Arts through Irish

£7,883 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Mar 2014 Ballynahinch Masonic Lodge No 301

The group, which provides a range of activities and social events for the local community, will use the grant to improve facilities in the hall.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 Saintfield Rural Development Association

The group, which provides a range of activities for the community in the Saintfield area, will use the grant to refurbish their community venue.

£6,981 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 Kilclief Gaelic Club

The group promotes and supports the development of the local community through Gaelic games and culture. The project will improve facilities so the club can be used for a greater range of community activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 Saintfield Rural Development Association

The group, which provides a range of activities for the community in the Saintfield area, will use the grant to refurbish their community venue.

£6,981 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2014 St Mary's Primary School

The school, which is in Ballynahinch, will use the grant to purchase equipment such as a story telling chair and sensory signs for a children's playground to benefit the pupils' development.

£8,961 Big Lottery Fund