Lottery grants awarded to Thornhill

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108 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
3 Aug 2017 Oceanallover Ltd

Sea Hames ? Dancing Horses

£15,000 Creative Scotland
9 Jun 2017 Sanctuary Lab

Sanctuary 2017

£41,835 Creative Scotland
26 Apr 2017 Oceanallover Ltd

Sea Hames

£75,654 Creative Scotland
22 Aug 2016 Closeburn Primary and Nursery Parent Council

Closeburn Primary and Nursery Parent Council

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2016 Closeburn Primary and Nursery Parent Council

This group work in partnership with the school and will use the funding for new outdoor equipment.

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2016 Hugh McMillan

?Rogues, Thieves and Rowdy Lassies?

£4,000 Creative Scotland
23 Feb 2016 Moniaive Primary School

This school will use the funding to build a play space and an improved playground to encourage activities, and provide facilities to accommodate extra-curricular activities and after-school clubs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Sep 2015 Embodied Theatre

Embodied Theatre - Professional Development Programme

£36,482 Creative Scotland
13 Aug 2015 Oceanallover

Not To Scale

£53,440 Creative Scotland
15 Jun 2015 Moniaive Initiative (SCIO)

Creative Place Awards 2015

£50,000 Creative Scotland
9 Dec 2014 Moniaive Initiative (SCIO)

The organisation aims to develop an unused building in the village high street into a multi-purpose community space to contain a charity shop, office space and space for community use. This will help to generate income for the local community and provide a way for the community to meet and become more engaged in the village's future.

£9,612 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 Oceanallover Ltd

Bellmouth Papercone

£59,000 Creative Scotland
7 Oct 2013 Oceanallover

A new piece of work from Oceanallover that is designed by a joint team from Scotland Slovakia and France. It follows the exploration of ideas made by POLLEN in 201213. POLLEN is a Year of Natural Scotland project and has provided a development period resu

£62,399 Creative Scotland
7 Oct 2013 The Urr Collective

The Urr Collective explores the River Urr and its environs flowing down through the Stewartry region in heart of Dumfries and Galloway. Uncovering layers of inspiring histories from people and the water and land alike these artists use poetry music photo

£8,000 Creative Scotland
27 Aug 2013 Wallace Hall Primary School

The school will set up an after school badminton and gymnastics clubs.

£1,946 Big Lottery Fund
13 Aug 2013 Oceanallover

Embodied Theatres provides an exciting and provocative new direction for the teaching and development of alternative performance practices in Scotland. It takes the form of a six-week residency spread over a 9 month period that gives 6 participating profe

£26,727 Creative Scotland
28 Jun 2013 Wallace Hall Primary School

The school will set up an after school badminton and gymnastics clubs.

£1,946 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2013 Jo Hodges

An investigation into the changing nature of Scottish landscape through a creative reimaginging of the Environmental Impact Assessment, examining perceptions of beauty, value, place and community.

£8,265 Creative Scotland
6 Jun 2013 Penpont Primary School

The school will purchase and install a series of outdoor play equipment in order to enhance facilities for active play for all children in the local community.

£7,454 Big Lottery Fund
4 Apr 2013 Buddies (SCIO)

The group will use the funding to provide a programme of activities for disabled adults in the area.

£9,845 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2013 Mid Nithsdale Group WRI

This group will use the grant to celebrate their 50th anniversary by organising and holding a celebration event which will bring together members of the ten institutes which make up the group.

£2,020 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2012 Oceanallover

Pollen is an artistic exchange using theatre, dance, music and design. Inspired by the migration and propagation of plants through the air. This process will look at darkness, light, colour, sound and form.

£25,000 Creative Scotland
19 Jun 2012 Congregational Board of Thornhill Parish Church

Thornhill Parish Church

£116,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 May 2012 Closeburn Primary School

The school located in Dumfriesshire will develop a variety of new opportunities for extra-curricular physical activity for the pupils in P1-P7. The grant will fund a skipping workshop, wake up shake up resources, athletics equipment/resources, dance instr

£1,960 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2012 Queensberry Initiative

The school will host a 'Rural Opportunities Day' in June 2012 for pupils at this school and it's six cluster primary schools. The day will bring in local businesses, third-sector groups and training schemes to raise awareness of the possibilities for the

£2,230 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2012 Drumlanrig View Tenants Association

The association will hire a specially adapted minibus to deliver a programme of outings. This grant will fund the hire of an appropriate minibus for monthly outings for elderly residents.

£1,750 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2011 Oceanallover

The Lost Supper is a site-specific promenade event to be developed over three phases.

£60,000 Creative Scotland
20 Sep 2011 Closeburn Primary School

The school will use the funding to establish an extra-curricular woodland club providing pupils and the wider community the opportunity to learn about nature. This grant will pay for woodworking tools, waterproofs, wellington boots, digital cameras, a tar

£5,340 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Moniaive Michaelmas Bluegrass Festival

This group will set up a community website in order to market their art and musical events more effectively. The project will enable the group to develop a marketing plan and will help to develop the IT skills of local community volunteers. The grant will

£2,480 Creative Scotland
15 Jan 2011 Oceanallover

Towards the cost of a site-specific performance of "The Tide Machine".

£55,100 Creative Scotland
31 Jul 2010 Moniaive Michaelmas Bluegrass Festival

This group will host a festival. The grant will pay for a PA system, accommodation for band members, advertising and promotional materials, toilet and shower facilities for campers, venue hire, camping facility hire and volunteer expenses.

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
18 May 2010 Thornhill Toddlers

Thornhill Toddlers will purchase new toys and play equipment to replace its current old equipment. The grantwill fund four play cars, four push and ride cars, soft play mats, trampolines, musical instruments, ball pool and ball slide, baby bouncers and p

£1,900 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2009 Glencairn Community Council

Glencairn Community Council, in partnership with Moniaive Primary School, plan to create a geological sundial and interpretation board on their breathing place near the school. They will create a safety fence along an area of the path where the river rise

£4,068 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2009 Penpont Community Council

Gladstone Park Multi Use Games Area

£50,000 Sport Scotland
22 Sep 2008 Closeburn Community Council

This project aims to purchase, develop and manage the Clauchrie Woodlands at Closeburn, Nithsdale, located in Dumfries and Galloway region. The grant be used to enhance the groups future application for funding to purchase the forest by enabling them to c

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 Closeburn Women's Rural Institute

This group offer women a place to meet for monthly meetings, speaker demonstrations and outings with the aim of preserving home skills and traditions. The grant will be used to pay for catering, flowers and cake, entertainment, hall hire, and other incide

£670 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 Glencairn Community Council

This project will provide access to a woodland riverside walk along the Dalwhat River. It will provide a through-route for the local school children and people accessing the local surgery. Contractors will carry out the majority of the work. Signs and ben

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Buccleuch and Queensbury Caledonia Pipe Band

This group provides the opportunity for the community to play the pipes and drums. The award will buy seven snare drums, one bass drum and five drum harnesses.

£4,674 Scottish Arts Council
24 Oct 2007 Sanquhar Academy

This group provide recreational and educational activities for secondary aged children attending Sanquar Academy. The grant will pay for sessional staff costs, training costs, transport costs, sports equipment and changing room refurbishment.

£6,858 Big Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2007 Thornhill Playgroup

This group provides educational and recreational activities for preschool children. The grant will cover the costs of labour, fencing, woodchip, storage container, professional fees, benches, picnic tables, sail cloth, a sandpit, sand, toys, trees and pla

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2007 Glencairn Memorial Institute

The group manage a community hall. The grant will pay for a platform lift and a disabled toilet.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Sep 2007 Emily Smith

Towards the cost of attending the Association of Performing Arts Presenters Conference 2008 in New York.

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
3 Sep 2007 Barjarg & Keir Scottish Women's Rural Institute

This group provides a platform for women living in rural areas to voice their opinions. The grant is to cover the cost of a celebratory meal.

£720 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2007 Collective Nonsense

This group promotes contemporary art across Scotland. Funding to provide; sound system, solar panels, wind generator, regulator, inverter, cables, batteries, box trailer, costumes, props, scenery, dance tutor training, catering equipment, travelling costs

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
6 Aug 2007 Moniaive Primary School

This group provide primary school education to local children. The grant will pay for a soft play area, fencing, playframe, sculpture design fees, willow shelter design fees and paint for playground.

£5,200 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2007 Penpont Keir and Tynron Playgroup

This group provide play and educational opportunities for pre-school children. The grant is for trikes, carts, rickshaws, outdoor games, ICT equipment and furniture, cushions, books and mirror, junior art island, peg tree, sand/water trays, paint dryer, m

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2007 Franco-Scottish Society of Scotland

The group advance the education of the public in all matters French and Scottish, and provide educational and social activities for members. The grant will fund social event costs.

£1,440 Big Lottery Fund
16 Oct 2006 Emily Smith

towards the cost of attendence at the International Folk Alliance Conference 2007 in Memphis

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
8 Sep 2006 Bells of St Ninians

This New Group Aims To Encourage The Art Of Handbell Tune Ringing. The Money Is For A Set Of Handbells, Tables, Cushions, Music And Cd'S, Stationery And Venue Hire.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
26 May 2006 Thornhill Womens Rural Institute

This group provides social and recreational activities for local women. The grant is for 80th anniversary meal and entertainment.

£890 Community Fund
26 May 2006 Carronbridge Village Hall

This group provide and maintain facilities and activities for the local community. The grant is for contribution towards planning and construction of disabled toilets.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
31 Mar 2006 Solway Heritage

Environmental and Heritage Volunteer Camp

£6,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2006 Glencairn Bowling Club

This group provides members with the opportunity to participate in the sport of bowling. The grant is for contribution towards repairs to the playing green.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
7 Feb 2006 Glencairn Community Trust

This group provide recreational facilities and activities for local people. The grant is for tuition fees.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
8 Aug 2005 Durisdeer WRI

This group provide educational and recreational activities for women. The grant is for catering (including celebration cake), flowers, invitations.

£750 Community Fund
6 Jul 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Norfolk has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in May of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
23 Feb 2005 The Dalgarno Singers

This Group Promotes The Enjoyment Of Music By Performing Public Concerts And Recitals. The Grant Will Enable The Group To Celebrate It'S 30th Anniversary By Staging A Special Performance. The Grant Will Be Used To Fund Venue Hire, Musicians, Volunteer Exp

£2,500 Scottish Arts Council
2 Dec 2004 Oceanallover

Towards the cost of creating and developing a piece of physical theatre Ya ra ra cu su

£5,620 Scottish Arts Council
25 Oct 2004 Horizons

This group provide and develop social, learning, occupational and employment opportunities for those affected by physical disability. Grant will allow the group to provide specially adapted transport to carry less mobile members to training courses, even

£3,003 Community Fund
25 Oct 2004 Thornhill and District Burns Club

This group organise social events and educational talks designed to promote interest in, and celebrate, the life and works of Robert Burns.

£1,450 Scottish Arts Council
18 Oct 2004 Moniaive Primary School

This school provide education for children aged 4-11. The grant will be used to organise yoga classes for children to increase their fitness and flexibility, and help combat anxiety, stress and aggression. Grant will be used for yoga mats, containers fo

£1,765 New Opportunities Fund
31 Aug 2004 Royal Auxiliary Air Force National Memorial Trust

A project to commemorate the events leading to the end of WW2 with the provision of a reunion for members of this group across the United Kingdom.

£4,250 New Opportunities Fund
21 Jun 2004 Dumfries and District Embroiderers Guild

This Group Provides An Educational Programme Of Classes And Workshops In Embroidery. The Grant Will Enable The Group To Host A National Conference Which Will Be Attended By Over 400 Members And Addressed By International Experts. Hall Hire, Sound Equipm

£1,775 Scottish Arts Council
28 May 2004 Carronbridge SWRI

This group from Carronbridge provides social and recreational activities for women. Grant will enable the group to organise a celebration dinner allowing them to mark their 80th anniversary. The grant will fund a celebration dinner.

£1,200 Community Fund
31 Mar 2004 Kilnhouse Carpet Bowling Club

This group from Thornhill provides facilities and opportunities for members to participate in the sport of indoor carpet bowls. The grant would enable the group to carry out maintenance work and paint the interior and exterior of their hall bringing the

£3,606 New Opportunities Fund
18 Aug 2003 Silvana McLean

Towards the cost of undertaking a residency at the Migration - Environmental Art School workshops at Taigh Chearsabhagh

£200 Scottish Arts Council
3 Mar 2003 Glencairn Community Millennium Projects Group

This group promotes biodiversity and sustainable economic growth through ecotourism. The award will be used to develop a community based eco-tourism project with improved habitat and access to the community garden, along with conservation awareness being

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
15 Nov 2002 Jo Hodges

Towards the cost of a 5 day residential course 'Light, Image and Public Space' tutored by Michael Pinsky

£350 Scottish Arts Council
15 Oct 2002 Silvana McLean

Towards a visit to Ireland for establishing contacts and research towards galleries for future exhibiting spaces

£200 Scottish Arts Council
19 Jul 2002 Pick Up Many Activities

This project will co-ordinate and extend the services provided by a community activities bus operating in Dumfries and Galloway.This three year project will fund the employment of a new part-time co-ordinator, running and maintenance costs of the vehicle,

£51,037 Community Fund
6 Jun 2002 Penpont Community Council

This group represents the interests of local people in matters relating to community life and the environment. The grant will be used to purchase benches, picnic tables, ground preparation costs, trees, shrubs, planters, flowers, portable wheelchair ramp.

£3,960 New Opportunities Fund
6 Jun 2002 Glencairn Community Council

This group represents the interests of local people and seeks to enhance facilities and improve the quality of life of the community. The grant will be used to fund the repair and replacement of benches.

£1,146 New Opportunities Fund
25 Mar 2002 Durisdeer Village Committee

This project aims to provide a safe and stimulating play environment for the local community, improving a derelict piece of land and encouraging children from a rural community to socialise and interact. This one year project part fund construction and eq

£24,220 Community Fund
25 Feb 2002 Alexander Rigg

Towards the cost of a three week mentoring period with Guru Kutty, a Kathakali dance expert in Calcutta, India

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
7 Feb 2002 Joseph Thomson Project Steering Group

This Group Promotes Interest In The History Of Penpont, Through Newsletters, Exhibitions And Lectures. The Grant Will Be Used To Fund Newsletter Production, Local History Exhibitons, Production Of Book Onto Cd And A Talk On Jospeh Thomson.

£3,350 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2002 Moniaive Under Fives

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to

£3,147 New Opportunities Fund
9 Aug 2001 Glencairn Memorial Institute

This group manages and maintains a building for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to fund research and feasibility study costs and professional fees for the preparation of a business plan.

£5,000 Community Fund
8 Jun 2001 Moniaive Gala Committee

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for the local community in the form of a gala day. The grant will be used to fund the hire of a marquee, toilets and other equipment expenses.

£3,500 Community Fund
28 Mar 2000 Thornhill Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment, tables, chairs and dressing up clothes and fund educational outings and training.

£2,292 Community Fund
28 Mar 2000 Moniaive Gala Committee

This group provides social and recreational activities for the local community. The grant will be used to fund marquee hire, equipment hire and event costs.

£2,250 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Moniaive Under Fives

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase new heaters, storage cupboards, outdoor and indoor play equipment.

£2,206 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 The Dumfries and Galloway Chorus

This group provides opportunities for local chorus and vocal groups to participate and perform in large scale choral works. The grant will be used to fund professional fees.

£4,750 Scottish Arts Council
30 Nov 1999 Durisdeer Village Committee

This group provides a village hall for use by the local community. The grant will be used to purchase tables, chairs, and an urn and to improve the stage.

£2,885 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Glencairn Community Millennium Projects Group

This group provides opportunities for people to participate and take an active interest in their local history. The grant will be used to purchase a mini disk recorder, mini disks and a storage tower and fund research fees, travel, administration and exhi

£3,013 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Sep 1999 Tynron Parish Hall Committee

This group provides a community hall resource for local people. The grant will be used to fund kitchen fittings, floor covering and the resurfacing of the car park.

£4,065 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Thornhill Community Council

This group aims to hold Hogmanay celebrations an art exhibition of the area with local artists an open air concert with local bands historic walks and a week of events for the whole community to celebrate the millennium. The grant will be used to fund

£2,950 Millennium Commission
25 Jun 1999 Buccleuch and Queensbury Caledonia Pipe Band

This group provides opportunities for local people to develop their piping skills. The grant will be used to purchase bagpipes and chanters.

£2,800 Scottish Arts Council
25 Jun 1999 "Penpont Area Crafts, Arts and Music Accord (Pacamac)"

This group provides opportunities for local artists to perform for the benefit of visitors to the area and local residents. The grant will be used to fund venue hire and performer fees.

£500 Scottish Arts Council
30 Mar 1999 First Link

This group produces a free publication which helps to inform a wide sector of the community on a broad range of child related issues. The grant will be used to purchase office equipment and a computer and to fund publicity and promotional materials and st

£3,250 Community Fund
21 Jan 1999 The Dalgarno Singers

Towards the cost of an upright piano

£3,863 Scottish Arts Council
17 Sep 1998 Pick Up Many Activities

This group provides a mobile education information and training resource for local people. The grant will be used to purchase a diesel generator, computer equipment, a fax and printer.

£3,460 Community Fund
17 Sep 1998 Mid and Upper Nithsdale Open Award Group

This group assists young people to participate in the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme. The grant will be used to fund sessional fees, taster days and running costs.

£4,665 Community Fund
17 Sep 1998 Glencairn Memorial Institute

This group provides a community hall resource for local people. The grant will be used to fund refurbishments and to purchase meters and window blinds.

£4,631 Community Fund
11 Aug 1998 Carronbridge Community Playground Association

This project aims to provide a safe and stimulating play area which will encourage children to mix and develop. This one year grant will purchase equipment for the play area.

£22,690 Community Fund
18 Jul 1998 Durisdeer Village Committee

This group provides a community hall resource for local people. The grant will be used to fund floor repairs and to purchase panic buttons, fire-retardant materials and sensor lights.

£4,436 Community Fund
28 Apr 1998 1st Cairn Valley Guides

This guide group provides young people with opportunities for growth and development. The grant will be used to purchase camping equipment.

£2,510 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Moniaive Playgroup and Toddlers Group

This playgroup provides pre-school children with educational and play opportunities. The grant will be used to purchase toys and play equipment.

£1,051 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Penpont Keir and Tynron Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to buy furniture and play, art and safety equipment.

£2,545 Community Fund
11 Sep 1997 Transfigured

Towards the cost of creation of unique production "A Language of Others", bringing together dance and contrasting styles of music

£45,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Aug 1997 Thornhill Playgroup

This playgroup provides opportunities for play, education and recreation for pre-school aged children. The grant will be used to purchase a room divider, floor cushion, toys, play equipment, water heater and safety gate.

£2,249 Community Fund