Lottery grants awarded to Ballynahinch

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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
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
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
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
16 Feb 2015 Brunswick Accordion Band

Music in the Community

£2,700 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
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
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
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 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
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 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
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
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 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
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 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 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
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
23 Dec 2013 St Caolan's Primary School (Darragh Cross)

The school will use their grant to buy computers for an ICT workshop that pupils and their parents will take part in.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2013 Alison Lowry

research, development and production of work for solo show

£2,485 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
13 Jun 2013 Annalong Orange Hall Management Committee

The project will purchase tables and chairs and install a kitchen in the Orange Hall to enhance its catering facilities and make it more of a community hub.

£9,924 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2013 Spa Primary School

The school, near Ballynahinch, will use the grant to construct a trim trail.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2013 Jayne Cherry

TEXTme.

£1,766 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Apr 2013 St Colman's High School

Situated in Ballynahinch, the High School will use the grant to provide an after school programme to develop confidence, leadership and self esteem amongst pupils.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2012 Drumlins Integrated Primary School Limited

The school will use the grant to purchase stage and sound equipment which will be used for performances and vents by both the school and wider local community groups.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2012 Downpatrick Primary School Parent Teacher Association

Based in Downpatrick, the group will use the grant to develop a garden within the school grounds.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2012 L'Arche Belfast

The organisation provides support and advances the education and personal development of people with learning disabilities, as well as offering 24 hour domiciliary care and housing support for homeless people. The project will create opportunities for yo

£8,020 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2012 St Mary's Primary School

Based in Ballynahinch, the school will use its grant to develop a sensory garden.

£9,592 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2012 Annalong Orange Hall Management Committee

Based in Newry, the project will use the grant to replace existing heating with an energy efficient system of oil fired condensing boiler and radiators.

£7,537 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2012 Ulster Rifle Association

David Calvert

£15,000 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Jan 2012 Ulster Rifle Association

Holly McCullough

£3,000 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Jan 2012 Ulster Rifle Association

Jack Alexander

£3,000 Sport Northern Ireland
6 Dec 2011 Ballynahinch Rugby Football Club

The project is to install cavity insulation into the walls of the club house. Energy efficient lighting and motion sensor light switches will be installed throughout the building.The organisation has also asked for an energy audit to consider what additi

£2,094 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2011 Jayne Cherry

Vintage Bruises

£1,316 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
4 Aug 2011 Down Health & Well Being Association

The group, based in Ballynahinch, will use the grant to run a range of activities to improve the physical and mental health of people in the local area, helping to boost their confidence and self-esteem while also reducing their stress and anxiety levels.

£4,396 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2011 Annalong Orange Hall Management Committee

The project will use the grant to replace existing single glazed draughty windows and external doors with new PVC double glazed windows and composite door units. The replacement of the non energy efficient lighting system with new low energy lighting unit

£9,330 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2010 Assumption Youth Club

The youth club will use the grant to resurface their play area to allow for young people in the area to use.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2010 Dromara Vintage Club

The club, which promotes the preservation and use of vintage vehicles, farm equipment, and any other vintage equipment, has used the grant to run their annual vintage vehicle and agricultural fair.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Ballynahinch Senior Citizens Tuesday Club

The group provide a range of activities for older people living in the Ballynahinch area of Co Down. The project will help to reduce social isolation by involving older people in a range of classes/activities and group outings.

£6,600 Big Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2009 Helen O'Hare

Project Assistance - New works for selected / solo shows.

£1,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 Oct 2009 Deirdre McKay

To buy time to compose and to build a better IT working environment which will increase efficiency and speed productivity

£2,930 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 Oct 2009 Conor McCreanor

Celtic Thunder Tour

£1,620 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Mar 2009 Saintfield Rural Development Association

The group promotes the benefit of people living in and around the Saintfield area of Co Down. The project will help in the development of the club, through the purchase of tables and chairs for hall from where the group operates.

£9,080 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2009 Ulster Youth Orchestra

The company aims to advance the musical education of young people from Northern Ireland and to advance the education of the public in the Arts and Sciences of music. The project will deliver a joint concert with the Ulster Orchestra.

£7,100 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Nov 2008 Loughinisland Bowling Club and Recreation Community Associat

The group promotes the benefit of people living in the Loughinisland area, through bowling and recreational activities. The project will develop the club, through the purchase of bowling equipment.

£2,780 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2008 Spa Wells Cultural Association

The group aim to provide the benefit of the inhabitants of the Spa area and its environ to advance education and to provide facilities in the interests of the social welfare. The project will deliver a range of activities.

£9,510 Big Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2008 Down Vikings Basketball Club

The group provides coaching and an outlet for young people to participate in Basketball. The project is to provide sports specific and generic coaching programmes in the local area.

£7,900 Sport Northern Ireland
19 Sep 2007 Magheraknock Rural Society

The group aims to provide a range of activities and facilities, advancing the knowledge and appreciation of the Ulster Scots language and culture, in the Magheraknock area of Ballynahinch. The project will provide a varied programme of activities and pro

£9,180 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2007 Co Down Junior Quad Club

The group provides a safe and secure environment for young people to participate in quad bike riding and competitions. The project is to build two racetracks and purchase start up and safety equipment.

£10,000 Sport Northern Ireland
17 Jan 2007 Academy Primary School

The school provides primary education and development, in the Saintfield and surrounding areas. The funding will create an adventure trail with associated outdoor play equipment, for the benefit of primary age children, their parents and the wider commun

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Nov 2006 Catholic Guides of Ireland - Drumaness Girl Guides

The group provides recreational activities for girls and young women and promotes health, education and personal development. The project will give members the opportunity to attend two residentials, arts and dance classes.

£6,172 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2006 Helen O'Hare

Create large-scale pieces

£500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
11 Oct 2006 Carrickmannon & Saintfield Senior Citizens Group

The group is established to promote the benefit of older people aged 50 or over in Carrickmannon and Saintfield areas. The project will bring together older people from different religious and social backgrounds through a Christmas event.

£1,590 Community Fund
13 Sep 2006 Catholic Guides of Ireland - St Macartans Guide Unit

The group provides educational activities for young girls between the ages of 5 and 14 years. The project is to provide volunteers with the necessary training, furnish the groups premises and purchase equipment.

£4,881 New Opportunities Fund
13 Sep 2006 Dunmore Rural Association

The group holds seasonal events, historical evenings and community festivals. The project will give members of the community the opportunity to participate in a range of classes throughout the year.

£9,961 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2006 Ballylone Rural Development Association

The group organises a variety of community festivals and activities. The project is to refurbish the local hall. Building work (-3800 of -4800), a cooker (-700 of -1469) and a fridge (-500 of -817).

£5,000 Community Fund
19 Apr 2006 Strangford Lough Yacht Club

The Group Promotes The Sport Of Sailing. The Project Is To Host The Sonata Irish National Championships.

£650 Sport Northern Ireland
7 Dec 2005 National Trust Northern Ireland

Start-Up Support & Residency - Aug 05

£20,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
9 Aug 2005 Edenpariff Residents Group

An award has been made to the Edenpariff Residents Group to allow them to host a 1940's themed children's party in celebration of the 60th anniversary of WW2.

£900 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jul 2005 Dunmore LOL 1454

An award has been made to the Dunmore LOL 1454 group to allow them to undertake 1940's style celebration evening in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of WW2.

£1,000 New Opportunities Fund
4 Jul 2005 Ulster Military Vehicle Club

The Ulster Military Vehicle Club will use and award to run a living history exhibition with military vehicles and a barbeque for local veterans.

£8,514 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Langley Community Association

This Local Community group will use their award to hold a VE Day street party. At this event local people will be encouraged to wear Second World War themed fancy dress and educational booklets of important dates and local experiences during the war will

£12,150 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Ballynahinch Branch, Royal British Legion

As part of the 60th Anniversary festival being held in Ballynahinch the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a parade. Up to 200 veterans as well as Brownies, Guides, Beavers, Scouts and Cadets will take part. This will provide a valuable lin

£1,170 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Ballynahinch International Carriage Drive Association

The Group Promotes The Sport Of Carriage Driving. The Project Will Assist The Group In Promoting And Running An Annual Event.

£2,395 Sport Northern Ireland
10 May 2005 The Wednesday Club (Saintfield)

The group runs recreational activities for its members. The grant will enable the members to learn the game of boccia.

£400 Big Lottery Fund
24 Feb 2005 Carrickmannon & Saintfield Senior Citizens Group

The group provides social, recreational and educational activities for older people including dinners, dancing, singing and general entertainment. The project is to hold a Christmas dinner for older people and provide entertainment.

£1,000 Community Fund
3 Feb 2005 Ballynahinch Regeneration Ltd

This formally constituted group will use an award to organise a programme to celebrate peace in Europe created by the ending of World War II. The event will be held at Ballynahinch Rugby Club. It aims to bring together the whole community and will consi

£19,800 New Opportunities Fund
10 Dec 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from County Down has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Holland in October of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
30 Oct 2004 Heart of Down Highland Dancers

The Group Offers Activities Relating To Promoting And Teaching Highland Dancing. The Project Will Allow The Group To Run Additional Classes In Highland Dancing To The Younger Members Of The Community.

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Oct 2004 Ballynahinch Hockey Club

The Club Coaches Hockey And Promotes The Game In The Ballynahinch Area. The Project Is To Fund Equipment And Taining Costs Of Hockey Coaching For Young People.

£2,730 Sport Northern Ireland
31 Aug 2004 Sunflowers Club

The group provides play sessions for children with a sensory, physical or learning disability. The project will involve the children in art, music, drama and environmental activities.

£1,200 New Opportunities Fund
31 May 2004 Annadale Hockey Club

The Club Promotes The Sport Of Hockey By Providing Coaching And Play Opportunities. The Award Will Allow The Group To Form The Annadale Hockey Academy Providing Additional Coaching And Training For Young People.

£4,500 Sport Northern Ireland
31 May 2004 Down Junior Badminton Club

The Group Encourages Participation In The Sport Of Badminton. The Award Will Allow The Group To Train Coaches, Provide Coaching And Introduce Local Disabled People To The Sport..

£4,710 Sport Northern Ireland
31 Mar 2004 St Caolan's Primary School (Darragh Cross)

This grant is being used to transform a classroom into a multi-purpose space for gymnastics and indoor games by installing a non-slip floor and suitable PE and sports equipment. This new facility is increasing the quality and range of PE and sport for pup

£15,445 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jan 2004 Langley Community Association

The association provides a range of social, educational and recreational activities for its community in the Ballynahinch area of County Down. The grant will provide a cross-community Christmas party and dinner.

£3,575 Community Fund
30 Jan 2004 St Patrick's Snooker Club

The Group Provides Equipment And Premises To Allow Members To Participate In Local Leagues. The Project Is To Upgrade Two Snooker Tables To Allow Younger Members To Participate.

£3,686 Sport Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2003 Carrickmannon & Saintfield Senior Citizens Group

The group provides social, recreational and educational activities for older people including dinners, dancing, singing and general entertainment. The project is to run a Christmas dinner for older people and provide entertainment.

£900 Community Fund
29 Sep 2003 Cahard Flute Band

Equipment-musical instruments

£9,375 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Sep 2003 Ballylone Concert Flute Band

Equipment-musical instruments

£4,870 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Jun 2003 St Patrick's Primary School Parents Support Group

The grant will be used to create 24 before school places for children aged 3-11 years old in Ballynahinch.

£10,080 New Opportunities Fund
13 Dec 2002 Ballynahinch Parent & Toddlers

The group encourages the social and intellectual development of children. The project is to enable them to purchase equipment, toys and hold a Christmas party.

£3,109 Community Fund
21 Nov 2002 Brunswick Accordion Band

Band Application - musical instruments.

£34,875 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
25 Sep 2002 Langley Community Association

The group works to improve housing, social and environmental aspects of life for residents of Langley Road in Ballynahinch. It wishes to purchase a computer system, fax, stationery and photocopier in order to produce a regular community newsletter.

£3,500 Community Fund
26 Jun 2002 39th Old Boys Flute Ensemble

This Group Provides Flute Ensemble Training For Young People And Facilities For Adult Learners. It Wishes To Take 10 People On A 2-Day Residential At Which They Will Receive Professional Tuition To Enhance Their Playing.

£825 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Jun 2002 Down District Branch Of Nippa

The group provides support, advice and information for anyone involved in early years child development. The project training courses for parents and staff.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jun 2002 Saintfield United FC

Construction of pitch

£13,761 Sport Northern Ireland
17 May 2002 Ballynahinch Cultural and Community Development Association

This group promotes the benefit of the inhabitants of the Ballynahinch area and especially the culture of Ulster Scots traditions. It wishes to organise a Jubilee party.

£5,000 Community Fund
19 Apr 2002 Frank Rainey Memorial Pipe Band

Musical Instruments

£10,399 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
27 Mar 2002 The National Trust For Places of Historic Interest or Natura

The group is involved in the promotion and protection of places of interest within NI. The project is to hold a festival of music called Coole Fest.

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Feb 2002 Assumption Youth Club

This Group Provide Youth Services In The Saintfield Area And Will Run A Series Of 20 Workshops From April - June 2002 At Their Youth Club Using The Specialist Skills Of Belfast Community Circus.

£4,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Jan 2002 Carrickmannon & Saintfield Senior Citizens Group

The group organise a range of events for local senior citizens. The project will enable the group to hold a Christmas dinner for members of the group.

£600 Community Fund
2 Jan 2002 St Mary's Primary School

The school advances the intellectual, social and emotional needs of children. The project is to teach the children to play musical instruments.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
14 Nov 2001 Hillfoot Crescent & Windmill Estates Residents Association

The group represents residents regarding housing, social and environmental issues. The project will enable the group to hold Christmas activities for the community.

£2,693 Community Fund
14 Nov 2001 Sunflowers Club

This group provides a monthly 2 hour play session for children with a sensory, physical or learning disability and their siblings, they aim to take the children on a Christmas outing, cover volunteer expenses and purchase arts and craft materials.

£570 Community Fund
22 Aug 2001 Little Sunbeams Playgroup

This new group (January 2001) provides education for pre-school children and they wish to purchase new play equipment to improve the development activities planned for the children.

£5,000 Community Fund