Lottery grants awarded to Newcastle

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
13 Jun 2017 Happenstance Theatre Company

Frank Carson - A Rebel Without A Pause

£8,600 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Sprockett Kids Club CIC

The organisation provides a youth club in the Newcastle and surrounding area three evenings and one afternoon per week for children aged 4-11 years old. They are using the ?9,900 for a range of social and educational activities over a 12 month period.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Newcastle Chamber Of Commerce

The organisation works with local business, residents and visitors to make improvements to the town. They are using the ?4,950 to deliver a Christmas celebration on two Saturdays in December with a range of activities for up to 1,500 people.

£4,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2016 Tollymore United Football Club

The organisation provides football, volunteering and other opportunities for all ages in the Newcastle, Co Down area. They are using the ?5,000 grant to provide an Opportunity Knocks meets X Factor talent event in February at Pierrots Bandstand on Newcastle's promenade for the enjoyment of local people, where regular talent shows were held up until the 1970s.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2016 Happenstance Theatre Company

A Rebel Without a Pause

£8,350 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Dec 2015 Bryansford GAA Club

The organisation provides activities for its community, including Gaelic sports and cultural events. The project received ?10,000 to refurbish the clubs existing kitchen facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2015 Mr Gareth Doran

The lighting and movement design project.

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2015 Rebecca Killen Ceramics

Personal Artistic Development of Rebecca Killen Ceramics - Creating Functional Ceramics

£2,164 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Newcastle Arts Festival Committee

Catalyst 2015

£4,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Newcastle Arts Festival Committee

Catalyst 2015

£4,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Dundrum Cricket Club

"Activity will introduce and support the rollout of after School Cricket coaching to girls and boys in 6 non cricketing Primary and 4 Secondary Schools from April to June 2016 through Dundrum Cricket Club. Funding will support accredited coaching of 5 people, coaching 160 children and provide transport and equipment"

£3,802 Sport Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Dundrum Sailing Club

"The project is aimed at members of the community who would normally have difficulty accessing water sports and is intended to help the Club deliver its aspirations of unhindered access to sailing, rowing and other water sports activities through training, and coaching. Some equipment is required to deliver the project."

£6,366 Sport Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 The Kairos Centre

"Soccer MAD involves Tuesday and Friday night football coaching sessions for young people living in the surrounding estates in Newcastle. Sessions will be open to both boys and girls aged 14 and over, and will be delivered in association with the IFA. The project also involves accredited training for participants."

£5,088 Sport Northern Ireland
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
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
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 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
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
14 Nov 2014 Gerard Brennan

It's Your Turn

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
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
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
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
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
27 Feb 2014 The Downpatrick And County Down Railway Society Limited

The organisation is a registered charity and museum and houses Northern Ireland's only standard gauge heritage railway. The project will refurbish its shop, allowing it to offer volunteering opportunities and training placements.

£8,419 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2013 Alan Burke

Layered laser cut sculptural forms with glass and light

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
7 Nov 2013 Slievenaman Womens Institute

The grant will pay for tutors to give practical skills in financial management, emergency first aid, crafts and resilience training at Bryansford Hall and a trip to a crafts exhibition in Belfast.

£3,933 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2013 Newcastle Herring Gutters Festival Group

The grant will be used to run three cultural projects as part of their annual community festival and will include a visual arts project - a three day taster workshop offering children, young people and adults the chance to use recyclable materials from Ne

£6,470 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2013 Fair Hill Primary School

The school will provide a range of music, arts and dance activities, including interactive workshops facilitated by musicians and support from Beyond Skin and WOMAD.

£9,418 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2013 Newcastle Herring Gutters Festival Group

The grant will be used to run three cultural projects as part of their annual community festival and will include a visual arts project - a three day taster workshop offering children, young people and adults the chance to use recyclable materials from Ne

£6,470 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2013 Grainne Tobin

Third Poetry Collection: Notice Box

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
13 May 2013 Newcastle Arts Festival Committee

Newcastle Arts Festival 2013

£8,096 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Feb 2013 PIPS: Public Initiative for the Prevention of Suicide Newcas

The group supports people affected by suicide in Newcastle. The project will provide a series of activities aimed at suicide prevention.

£9,866 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2012 Newcastle Primary School

The group will use the grant to develop an outdoor agility courses within the grounds of the school.

£9,916 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2012 Newcastle Regeneration Association

The Newcastle Regeneration Association operates out of a decommissioned Church, The Belfry, in Newcastle. The project have created an indoor skateboarding park, computer suite and meeting rooms which are used with local groups of all ages and levels of d

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2012 Dundrum Cricket Club

The club, which runs sports activities and events for local people, will use the grant to install double glazed windows and two double glazed doors in their clubhouse. They will also insulate the roof, helping them reduce their energy costs and make savin

£4,863 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2012 Newcastle Arts Festival Committee

Newcastle Arts Festival 2012

£4,534 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
10 May 2012 Gerard Brennan

Breaking Point

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
28 Feb 2012 Mourne Heritage Trust

Mourne Publis Art Programme (Phase 3)

£32,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Dec 2011 Dundrum Cross Community Playgroup

The project will use their grant to install a safety surface in their outdoor play area, paint the inside of the playgroup, install shelving to display books and toys, repair the exisiting roof and purchase a computer.

£9,505 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2011 Murlough Community Association

The group, which runs activities and events to improve the health, education and skills of people in the Murlough area of Newcastle, will use the grant to run a range of activities.

£9,827 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2011 Mairi McCurdy

Trilogy of children's novels to be completed to publication standard through residencies and manuscript appraisal

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
7 Jul 2011 Claragh Bridge Vintage Club

The project will use the grant to run an annual cross-community summer festival including a vintage and agricultural show in Drumaroad, near Castlewellan.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2011 National Council of YMCA's of Ireland

National Council of YMCA's of Ireland's project will resurface an existing play area at the organisation's Residential Centre in Donard Park, Newcastle, turning the uneven gravel surface into a safe multi-use area where disadvantaged young people and youn

£60,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2011 Age Concern Network of Newcastle and District

The group will use the grant to run a series of activities for older people in the Newcastle and surrounding areas

£9,964 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2011 Happenstance Theatre Company

Happenstance Theatre Company - The Boat Factory

£9,850 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
27 Oct 2010 Gerard Brennan

Final Score -- novel completion

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Aug 2010 The Lions Club of Newcastle County Down

The group, which runs activities to improve the health and education of local people, will use the grant to organise a series of events celebrating the 100th anniversary of Harry Ferguson's first aeroplane flight along Newcastle beach.

£5,871 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2010 Newcastle Herring Gutters Festival Group

The group, which runs an annual festival for the residents of and visitors to Newcastle, will use the grant to buy a marquee.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2010 Mourne Heritage Trust

MOURNE AONB LANDSCAPE PARTNERSHIP PLAN

£1,609,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2010 Michael Rice

A new body of work aimed at the National and International gallery market, designed on computer, incorporating slabbed and extruded pieces.

£3,069 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Feb 2010 The Mourne Heritage Trust

The grant will be used to fund the Active Lifestyles programme which will run a range of conservation projects to improve the health, well-being and self-esteem of disadvantaged and vulnerable people from across Northern Ireland. Tasks involved will inclu

£437,276 Big Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2009 Ms Ria Maguire

Recording my Debut EP

£2,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
5 Aug 2009 Happenstance Theatre Company

'All the Queen's Men'

£8,800 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
4 Aug 2009 Claragh Bridge Vintage Club

The group which works to preserve vintage vehicles and farm equipment will use the grant to host a two-day cross community vintage agricultural show.

£9,555 Big Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2009 Public Initiative for the Prevention of Suicide and Self Har

The project will be to develop a counselling service for people who are at risk of suicide or self harm.

£6,118 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2009 Gerard Brennan

Funding to write a novel 'Shot'

£1,888 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
10 Dec 2008 Mourne Heritage Trust

Mourne Public Art Trail

£94,788 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Nov 2008 Newcastle Glees Musical Society

The project will enhance the hall from where the group operates, through the purchase of equipment, and create a website.

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2008 Michael Rice

Purchase of Raku & Test Kilns

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 May 2008 Newcastle Yacht Club Limited

The club encourages the art of sailing. The project will develop the club through the purchase of safety equipment, and training for club members.

£10,000 Sport Northern Ireland
22 May 2008 Aughlisnafin Community Association

The group provides a range of social, recreational and educational activities within the Aughlisnafin area. The project is to develop the groups facility.

£3,650 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jan 2008 Dundrum Cross Community Playgroup

The playgroup enhances the development and education of children under statutory school age living within the Down District Council area. The project will develop the playgroup through creation of a sensory garden, workshops and purchase of equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2007 Home-Start Down District

The organisation is established to protect and preserve the mental and physical health of children and parents of children. The project will provide further training for volunteers,

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2007 Drumaroad Community Regeneration

The organisation is established to address individual and social needs by providing recreational facilities for the local community. The project will enable the group to hold a community consultation and distribute a community newsletter,

£9,360 Big Lottery Fund
21 Nov 2007 Search & Rescue Dog Association (Ireland-North)

Group provide search dogs to assist the emergency services and the public in cases where people have gone missing. project is to part fund a vehicle with fixtures and fittings.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2007 Gerard Brennan

Purchase a laptop, and costs to complete second novel

£2,551 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Sep 2007 Tollymore United Football Club

The group promotes football amongst junior and senior team and participates in competitions. The grant will enable coaches and parents to attend a range of training and purchase equipment for training.

£4,098 Sport Northern Ireland
15 Aug 2007 Newcastle Herring Gutters Festival Group

The group hold festivals throughout the year. The grant will enable the group to hold a festival for the local community.

£8,110 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jul 2007 Newcastle Pre-School Playgroup

The group provides pre-school education for young children, in the Newcastle area and provides support for parents. The project will deliver yoga classes, art workshops and purchase a secure container, for outdoor play equipment,

£6,260 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2007 Mourne Heritage Trust

Mourne Outreach

£49,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2007 Darragh Murphy

SIAP

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
21 Mar 2007 Star of Down Maghera Flute Band

The band promotes interest in Ulster Scots musical traditions within Ireland and overseas. The project will develop the band through musical tuition classes, training and development of an action plan.

£9,105 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2007 Star of Down Flute Band

Musical Instruments for Bands Dec 06

£3,693 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
21 Feb 2007 Mountaineering Council of Ireland

The group provides young people with the opportunity to participate in mountaineering and rock climbing. The grant will enable the group to hold four competition in venues across Northern Ireland for young people.

£3,275 Sport Northern Ireland
8 Nov 2006 Seaforde Working Vintage Club Ltd

The group is a cross community vintage tractor and machinery enthusiasts. The project is to hold a number of events and rallies to promote traditional farming and practices.

£9,499 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2006 Michael Rice

Design and create new work for sale and exhibition using the Raku process

£1,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
5 Oct 2006 Newcastle Wednesday Club

The group is a new group aimed at providing opportunity to participate in social, educational and recreational activities. The project is to provide sessions of physical activity to older people.

£990 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2006 Tollymore United Football Club

The group promotes association football for both males and females in the Newcastle area. This project will form an over 35's football league for males who are inactive and over weight.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2006 Age Concern Network of Newcastle and District

This group provides activities and services which improve the conditions of life for older people in the Newcastle area. This project will promote physical activity amongst older people, through the provision of hydrotherapy.

£839 Big Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2006 Arthritis Care Newcastle Branch

The group promotes awareness of and provides support for people with arthritis and their carers, in the Newcastle area. The project will deliver a six week course in challenging arthritis and provide a respite break for sufferers and their carers.

£4,945 New Opportunities Fund
9 Aug 2006 Newcastle 2000 Community Association

The group promotes the social, sustainable and economic development of Newcastle, by providing activities, training and opportunities for local people. The project will provide a workshop for A-level students to focus on changes in the local environment.

£1,145 New Opportunities Fund
17 May 2006 Annalong Canoe And Kayak Club

The Group Promotes The Sport And Recreation Of Canoeing, In The Kilkeel Area Of Newry And Mourne. The Project Will Provide Competitive Opportunities For Young People Through Coaching And The Purchase Of New Equipment For Training.

£4,945 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Mar 2006 Aughlisnafin Community Association

The project is to organise a tea dance for older and/or disabled people.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2006 Hollymount Rural Community Association

The group provides educational, social and recreational development activities for its community in the Ballydugan, Cranley and Hollymount areas of Newcastle. The grant will fund the installation of a new kitchen and purchase tables and chairs for its co

£5,000 Community Fund
21 Dec 2005 Mountaineering Council of Ireland

The Group Provides Support And Training Opportunities For People Participating In Mountaineering In Ireland And Northern Ireland. The Project Is To Develop Indoor Youth Climbing For 10 To 15 Year Olds In Belfast And Newcastle.

£5,000 Sport Northern Ireland
31 Aug 2005 Mourne Heritage Trust

Mourne Heritage Trust will deliver this three-year project, which aims to increase physical activity as well as increase appreciation of the natural environment. The grant will provide a salary for a part time co-ordinator who will deliver four environme

£30,000 New Opportunities Fund
17 Aug 2005 Murlough Community Association

The group provides a range of social, education and recreational facilities for its community in the Murlough area of Newcastle. The project will increase community activity through a series of excursions for parents and their families and a community fu

£1,690 Community Fund
17 Aug 2005 Newcastle Amateur Boxing Club

The Group Provides Training And Coaching For Young People And Adults. The Project Will Give Members The Opportunity To Train More Frequently With The Provision Of A Portable Boxing Ring.

£4,100 Sport Northern Ireland
18 Jul 2005 Bryansford Rural Development Group

An award has been made to the Bryansford Rural Development Group that will enable them to undertake an educational visit to Enniskillen Museum and also host a concert in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of WW2.

£3,830 New Opportunities Fund
25 May 2005 Newcastle Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann

The Group Promotes Traditional Signing, Dance And Music. The Grant Will Fund Costs Towards Presenting A Three Day Music And Singing Workshop At An Annual Fleadh Held In Castlewellan.

£2,745 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
28 Feb 2005 Age Concern Network of Newcastle and District

The grant will fund a programme of activities including an information and advocacy service, advice and support for local older people's clubs, volunteer groups, a rural transport scheme, life long learning, a healthy living programme and social activitie

£75,652 Community Fund
24 Feb 2005 Slievenaman Womens Institute

This group holds classes on craft, drama and arts and competes in festivals and hold fundraising evenings for local charities. The grant will enable the members to discuss topics of interest with different hosts at its monthly meetings, attend public spe

£1,600 Community Fund
24 Feb 2005 Age Concern Network of Newcastle and District

The organisation, affiliated to Age Concern Northern Ireland, is established to improve the quality of life of older people in the Newcastle and District area. The grant will fund a community safety and health awareness project for older people in the Ne

£4,478 New Opportunities Fund
9 Dec 2004 Age Concern Network of Newcastle and District

The Organisation Works To Improve The Quality Of Life Of Older People And Promotes Their Physical, Emotional And Social Well Being. It Offers Services In Provision Of Information And Advocacy, Support For Local Pensioner Clubs, Volunteer Groups, Rural Tr

£5,794 Community Fund
18 Oct 2004 Newcastle Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann

Equipment-musical instruments

£5,158 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
21 Jul 2004 Newcastle Tennis Club

The Group Promote The Playing Of Tennis To All Ages Through The Provision Of Coaching And The Staging Of Competitions. The Award Will Allow The Group To Increase The Capacity Of The Junior Programme.

£2,716 Sport Northern Ireland
31 May 2004 Newcastle Pub Fest

The Group Enables The Public To Access Cultural Entertainment Including Jazz, Blues, Rock, Folk & Traditional Music, Poetry Workshops And Story Telling Sessions. The Award Will Assist The Group In Running A Musical And Cultural Festival In Newcastle For

£1,800 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
31 May 2004 Arthritis Care Newcastle Branch

The group provides social/recreational activities and advice/information for people with arthritis. The award will allow the group to undertake a bus tour and respite trip for group members.

£5,000 Community Fund