Lottery grants awarded to Achnasheen

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58 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
1 Sep 2015 Wester Loch Ewe Trust

Wester Loch Ewe Trust

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2014 Aultbea Community Council

The project will redevelop a community park at the centre of the village and re-equip it with children's play equipment.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2014 Aultbea Community Council

The project will redevelop a community park at the centre of the village and re-equip it with children?s play equipment.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2014 Aultbea Community Council

Aultbea Community Council

£2,499 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2013 LECSG

Loch Ewe Community Skiff Group (LECSG) provide rowing opportunities for the local community. This project will bring together people throughout the community to construct a skiff and to then participate in recreational and competitive rowing.

£1,995 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2013 Kinlochewe Primary School

The group will install playground equipment to get pupils more physically active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Aug 2013 West Coast Arts

Our project is to promote a season of professional theatre, dance and music performance in the peripheral communities of Gairloch parish from September 2013 to August 2014.

£4,400 Creative Scotland
27 Jun 2013 Aultbea Regeneration Company

The organisation will investigate the feasibility of building a new community centre to benefit local people. The grant will be used to develop a business plan and detailed financial forecasting with the aim of demonstrating financial viability and commun

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jun 2013 1st Wester Ross Air Scouts

The group will run an outdoor climbing and water sports club for young people aged between 6 to 18.

£1,974 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2011 1st Wester Ross Air Scouts

The scout troop will purchase an array of outdoor and camping equipment for its inaugural year. The newly established scout troop provides activities and expeditions for young people living in this remote part of Scotland. The grant will fund tents, cooki

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Aug 2011 West Coast Arts

West Coast Arts artistic aim is to remain to overcome the cultural consequences of peripherality and provide the most eclectic and best quality programme within their budget.

£4,400 Creative Scotland
15 Mar 2011 West Coast Arts

Towards the cost of running a programme of professional musical and dramatic events in Gairloch, Poolewe and Aultbea.

£1,500 Creative Scotland
1 Mar 2011 Torridon Arts and Culture Group

This group will purchase stage extension blocks to use on its different community shows. These productions will be staged at the local community hall in the village of Torridon, Ross-shire, where the group is based. The grant will fund stage system.

£3,642 Scottish Arts Council
16 Nov 2010 Comhlan Feis Alligin

This group will hold a fete which will consist of attractions including traditional dancing, cultural displays, sports, games and stalls. This will improve the social cohesion of the small communities in the Loch Torridon area. The grant will be used to h

£5,990 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2009 Torridon District Community Association

This grant will extend the community hall in Torridon, Wester Ross to provide additional facilities to benefit 3,500 people and over 30 organisations. The facilities will include a fitness gym, additional meeting rooms, conference facilities with audio vi

£512,268 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2009 Kinlochewe Village Hall

The committee will purchase a folding stage and improve the acoustics of it's village hall enabling them to install a loop system which will make the hall suitable for a wider variety of events involving more members of the community. The grant will fund

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2009 St Maelrubha's Scottish Episcopal Church

This gorup will decorate and furnish it's newly extended Church Hall providing a larger up to date facility widely used by the community. The grant will fund electrical wiring, flooring, decorating materials, kitchen equipment, curtains, blinds and tables

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2009 Torridon Arts and Culture Group

The group will purchase audio and lighting equipment which will enable them to facilitate activities, promoting events in the community. The grant will fund an audio and lighting system.

£8,196 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2009 Clan Maclachlan Society

The group promote their heritage by hosting annual gatherings amongst clan members and the wider community. They wish to host a gathering to celebrate their 30th anniversary. This award will fund marquee hire, hall hire, advertising, publicity, bands, tr

£5,639 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2009 West Coast Arts

Towards the cost of presenting a programme of music and drama events in the rural communities of Gairloch, Poolewe and Aultbea

£1,500 Scottish Arts Council
9 Sep 2008 Inverasdale Primary School

This school provides educational activities for children. The grant will be used to pay for football goals and nets, a golf practice net, a chipping mat, junior clubs, balls, targets, basketball rings and balls, an indoor curling set, an exercise bike, a

£7,605 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Poolewe Ceilidh Partnership

The group offers the opportunity to participate in organised local Ceilidh dances and activities. The grant will be used to pay visiting musicians fees.

£4,400 Scottish Arts Council
15 May 2008 Torridon District Community Association

The Torridon District Community Association wish to extend and improve its village hall. The overall aim of the project is to create a multi-faceted resource centre which will provide essential community services to the whole of the Torridon district and

£29,402 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Torridon Arts and Culture Group

This group provide a range of arts and cultural events for the local community. The grant will fund venue hire and artists fees.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Feb 2008 West Coast Arts

Towards the cost of presenting a year long programme of professional music and drama events in Wester Ross communities

£1,500 Scottish Arts Council
30 Jun 2007 West Coast Arts

Towards the cost of presenting a programme of professional musical and drama events within rural communities

£1,500 Scottish Arts Council
7 May 2007 Torridon Arts and Culture Group

This new group foster and promote enjoyment of the arts and culture. art workshops, concert, string quartet, theatre production, ceilidh, children's theatre, community pantomime costs.

£4,970 Scottish Arts Council
26 Jan 2007 An Comunn Gaidhealach Meur Loch Iu

This Group Sustain And Promote The Gaelic Language And Culture Of The Local Area. Hall Hire, Decorations, Publicity Costs, Adjudicators Fees, Transport Costs, Admin Expenses, Band Hire, Refreshments, Music Sheets And Adjudication Papers.

£4,662 Scottish Arts Council
11 Dec 2006 Gaidhlig San Dachaigh (Gearrloch)

This new group aim to encourage and promote the Gaelic language through courses and local events. tutor fees, venue hire and insurance.

£6,087 Big Lottery Fund
31 Oct 2006 Aultbea Community Council

This group provides a platform for the residents to discuss community related issues. feasibility study, porta-cabin, transport, professional fees, materials and furnishings.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2006 Torridon District Community Association

This group's idea is for a project to expand the existing facilities in a local community hall. The grant will fund a feasibility study, project training day for committee members, costs to visit another community centre project and architect design fees.

£4,080 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2005 Loch Ewe Cricket and Sports Club

This Group Provides The Opportunity For Members To Participate In The Sport Of Cricket And Handball. The Grant Is For Equipment For Badminton (Shuttlecocks, Court Marker Sets And Rackets), Basketball (Portable Basketball Posts And Basketballs), Cricket (S

£4,250 Sport Scotland
20 Aug 2004 Wester Loch Ewe Community Council

This Group Represent The Views Of The Community To The Local Authorities. Grant Will Be Used To Carry Out A Survey Of The Poolewe Burial Ground And Provide Interpretative Signs, To Stimulate An Interest In The Site And Aid Genealogical Research. Grant W

£2,830 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Jun 2004 Laide and Aultbea Community Woodland

This New Group From Aultbea Promotes Access To A Local Woodland Area. Grant Will Allow The Group To Improve Access To The Wood By Tarring The Entrance And Creating A Footpath Into The Woodland Area.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2004 West Coast Arts

Towards promoting a programme of drama, music and dance events over 12 months

£1,400 Scottish Arts Council
20 Feb 2003 West Coast Arts

Towards the cost of a programme promoting 10-12 theatre, music and dance performances over 12 months

£1,400 Scottish Arts Council
28 Jun 2002 Highland Buildings Preservation Trust

Chapel of the Sand of Udrigil

£28,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Oct 2001 West Coast Arts

This Group Provides Opportunities For People To Appreciate Performing Arts By Organising, Managing And Promoting Drama, Music And Dance Productions In Local Venues. The Grant Will Be Used To Purchase Staging Equipment, A Ladder, Microphones, Stands And Ba

£1,490 Scottish Arts Council
28 Sep 2001 Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum

This project will establish the organisation as a local development company aiming to ensure partnership working. The project will result in the production of a an integrated, strategic community development plan ensuring local projects complement each ot

£30,000 Community Fund
22 Feb 2001 Aultbea Community Hall

This group provides a public hall facility for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to fund auditorium improvements and transport costs.

£1,205 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 Loch Ewe Cricket and Sports Club

This group fosters and encourages participation in the game of cricket for all ages. The grant will be used to purchase cricket equipment and fund travel costs, hire of facilities and affiliation fees.

£3,740 Sport Scotland
8 Sep 2000 Scottish Natural Heritage

Beinn Eighe

£210,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2000 Poolewe Village Hall Committee

This project will enable the Committee to renovate and extend the hall with a view to encouraging additional usage by local community groups. This one year grant will contribute to the costs of building and construction work, and the associated profession

£230,000 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Aultbea Archery Club

This group provides opportunities for local people to develop their archery skills. The grant will be used to purchase targets, nets, bows, arrows and accessories.

£800 Sport Scotland
28 Mar 2000 Poolewe Drama Group

This group promotes and encourages the study, practice and knowledge of drama and theatre in the local community. The grant will be used to purchase lighting and sound equipment and drama books.

£3,124 Scottish Arts Council
11 Feb 2000 Aultbea Community Hall

This group provides a community hall resource for local people. The grant will be used to fund the installation of disabled toilet facilities and decorating costs.

£3,173 Community Fund
15 Sep 1999 Loch Ewe Action Forum

This project will enable the Forum to continue to develop and implement its local regeneration strategy through the employment of a Development Worker. It will build on the developmental work which the Charities Board has previously funded. The two year g

£11,208 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Gairloch Community Centre

This group aims to organise 7 new community events to celebrate the millennium involving children young people and the elderly between the 31/12/99 and 06/01/2000. The grant will be used to fund band fees an under 5's party a disco hall hire and trans

£3,310 Millennium Commission
25 Jun 1999 Aultbea Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase a wooden kitchen, climbing equipment, tables, chairs, blinds and play equipment.

£3,500 Community Fund
10 Dec 1998 Loch Ewe Action Forum

This project will enable the Forum to undertake the construction of a slipway, car park and access road at Inverasdale, Wester Loch Ewe, to improve local communications and create new business and leisure opportunities. This one year grant will pay for co

£137,425 Community Fund
17 Sep 1998 Aultbea Mother and Toddler Group

This playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase equipment and a storage shed.

£3,720 Community Fund
20 Aug 1998 West Coast Arts

Towards the cost of small photocopier and mobile, stackable staging to provide racked seating

£5,325 Scottish Arts Council
18 Jul 1998 Aultbea Community Hall

This group provides a facility for local residents to participate in social and recreational activities. The grant will be used to purchase re-flooring materials and paints and to fund manual labour costs.

£3,271 Sport Scotland
27 Aug 1997 Loch Ewe Action Forum

This project enables local groups to gain access to facilities and fundraising support services. The two year grant will contribute to running costs.

£5,632 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Lochewe Mother & Toddler Group

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children and support for parents. This grant will be used to purchase toys, activity materials and equipment and to fund an outing.

£2,271 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Poolewe Youth Club

This group provides leisure activities for the youth of the area. This grant will be used to purchase a wooden storage shed.

£1,464 Community Fund
15 Aug 1997 Poolewe Village Hall Steering Group

Towards the cost of feasibility study to evaluate proposal to upgrade/improve village hall to enhance facilities for community

£1,000 Scottish Arts Council
23 Oct 1995 Aultbea Playgroup

Aultbea Playgroup New Premises Fund-raising Initiative

£9,000 Community Fund