Lottery grants awarded to Stornoway in 1997

10 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
16 Dec 1997 Western Isles Community Radio Limited

Towards the cost of undertaking a feasibility study as part of a staged application to create a community radio station for W Isles

£4,250 Scottish Arts Council
10 Dec 1997 CNSA Roinn Nan Eilean

This Gaelic playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will fund seminar costs.

£1,800 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Music Projects Hebrides

The group enables young people to participate in brass band music. The grant will be used to purchase musical instruments.

£2,910 Community Fund
25 Sep 1997 An Lanntair Limited

Towards the cost of an Arts Centre in Stornoway incorporating a gallery, theatre, workshops, darkroom, shop and cafe/restaurant

£3,856,517 Scottish Arts Council
27 Aug 1997 Western Isles Local Volunteer Development Agency

This project will maintain and expand the work of the Volunteer Project and develop a Local Volunteer Development Agency. The three year grant will fund the salaries of one full-time and one part-time post, running costs and travel expenses.

£96,655 Community Fund
15 Aug 1997 Lewis Pipe Band

Towards the cost of new drums and bagpipes

£4,375 Scottish Arts Council
10 Jul 1997 Jamieson Drive Community Playgroup

This playgroup provides social educational and receational opportunities for pre-school children on the Isle of Lewis. The grant will purchase both outdoor and indoor play equipment plus a word processor and will also fund the construction of an outdoor

£4,974 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Lewis & Harris Junior Chess Association

This group aims to advance the education of local young people by promoting a knowledge and interest in playing chess. The grant will be used for chess equipment and training costs.

£1,850 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Western Isles Playgroups Association

This group promotes quality learning and care for children within local playgroups. The grant will be used to purchase a word processor and office equipment.

£647 Community Fund
24 Jun 1997 Proiseact nan Ealan - Gaelic Arts Agency

Towards the cost of a modern networked computer system and Gaelic arts database to enhance support services and promote Gaelic arts

£19,269 Scottish Arts Council