Lottery grants awarded to Fort William

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
3 Mar 2017 Friends of Banavie Park

This group aims to enhance community involvement by developing open outdoor play area facilities at the base of Neptune?s Staircase. The funding will be used to develop a feasibility study.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2017 Shopmobility Lochaber SCIO

This group provide a free hire service for mobility equipment for people with temporary or permanent mobility problems. The funding will be used to enhance and maintain the service available to the local community and visitors to the Lochaber area.

£4,250 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2016 Lochaber Fisheries Trust

Highland Community Mussel Power

£23,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 May 2016 The Nevis Partnership

Riverside All-Ability Path, Glen Nevis

£50,000 Sport Scotland
25 Jan 2016 Lochaber Chamber of Commerce

This organisation will use the funding for a feasibility study of the Fort William mountain bike trail which will look at improving and developing the track in preparation for the World Cup.

£6,300 Big Lottery Fund
12 Nov 2015 Fort William Men's Shed

This group provide a social space where men and women can come together and create an inclusive community, many members of the group are over the age of 50 and are mostly retired. This group will use the funding to set up a wood workshop, a kitchen and a social area.

£9,506 Big Lottery Fund
12 Nov 2015 Lochaber Rural Education Trust

This organisation offer education and recreation activities to children and adults. They work with volunteers from the local community who believe in preserving the heritage and culture of the area. The group will use the funding for kitchen equipment, volunteer costs and a sessional instructor.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2015 Caol Primary School

This school will use the funding for their newly formed music group that will teach pupils to play the ukulele.

£503 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 Kilmallie Community Centre

Kilmallie Community Centre

£3,534 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Fort William Town Team

Fort William Town Team

£2,780 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 Feis Latharna

Feis Latharna

£9,904 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Kilmallie Shinty Club

Kilmallie Shinty Club

£10,000 Sport Scotland
15 Jul 2015 Nick Turner

The Deep Sea Light

£9,450 Creative Scotland
13 Apr 2015 Fort William Shinty Club

Fort William Shinty Club

£10,000 Sport Scotland
10 Mar 2015 West Highland College UHI

West Highland College UHI

£2,328 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2015 West Highland College UHI

This college will use the funding to introduce a counselling service for students who have reached a crisis point in their lives.

£2,328 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2015 West Highland Wheelers

This group will use funding to offer a range of cycling activities for young people and adults.

£6,000 Sport Scotland
8 Jan 2015 Care Lochaber

This project will see the organisation arrange 12 monthly social and learning events for their clients.

£6,119 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Lochaber Environmental Group

The funding will be used to undertake research and consultation as part of an options appraisal for how best to develop the Lochaber wood fuel supply chain. This will improve the environment and reduce fuel costs for local residents. Wood fuel generates more energy and costs less per tonne, as well as emitting less CO2 but supply in Lochaber is less than it potentially could be.

£9,925 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2014 Lochaber Ladies Shinty Team

The team will use the funding for new training equipment for their team.

£1,965 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2014 Lochaber High School

Lochaber High School

£2,800 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2014 Lochaber High School

The project will facilitate counselling and mentoring services to pupils from year 1 to year 6, this will be conducted in partnership with Lochaber Hope a local counselling and mentoring service. In total 20 pupils will benefit and there will be 6 sessions per pupil.

£2,800 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2014 Fort William Football Club CIC

Fort William Football Club CIC

£9,060 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2014 Fort William Youth Shinty Club

The club will fund all year shinty training for young people in the Fort William area. They will also run mini taster sessions for school children and an inter school tournament in the spring of 2015.

£4,500 Sport Scotland
27 May 2014 Fort William RC Primary School

The project will provide updated equipment to offer and improved sporting experience and encourage participation. It will encourage volunteering, as the after school clubs are parent-led, with 4 new volunteers and between 50-60 new participants expected.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2014 Lochaber Credit Union Ltd

The group, working in partnership with Lochaber Housing Association, will be able to offer social housing tenants a free money management service that to help them manage their finances efficiently and ensure their rent is paid on time. Tenants will recei

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2014 Lochaber Credit Union Ltd

The group, working in partnership with Lochaber Housing Association, will be able to offer social housing tenants a free money management service that to help them manage their finances efficiently and ensure their rent is paid on time. Tenants will receive free advice on budgeting and how to start a regular savings plan.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2014 Kilmallie Shinty Club

Kilmallie Shinty Club

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2014 Plantation Community Association

This project will develop a community park and multi functional recreation area on the site of a former golf course adjacent to the Plantation housing estate in Fort William. It will install new play equipment, construct accessible footpaths with benches

£247,436 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2014 Lochaber High School

Lochaber High School

£1,755 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2014 Active Tots

Active Tots will coordinate a Triathlon event for all local schools in the area, to coincide with the Queens Baton Relay arriving in Fort William. The project will hire No Fuss events to run a Triathlon race for the children and to organise the transport

£8,076 Sport Scotland
25 Mar 2014 Sail Away In Lochaber (S.A.I.L)

This project will allow the group to bring in a sessional worker who will act as a 'Local Volunteer Co-ordinator' who will recruit and induct new volunteers and train and support the group's existing volunteers when required.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2014 Sail Away In Lochaber (S.A.I.L)

This project will allow the group to bring in a sessional worker who will act as a ?Local Volunteer Co-ordinator? who will recruit and induct new volunteers and train and support the group?s existing volunteers when required.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2014 Voluntary Action Lochaber

The group will use the funding to upgrade their facilities so that they can cater for sensory disabilities and an increasingly older 'user profile' through provision of additional modern facilities and replacement of worn/heavy equipment.

£8,100 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jan 2014 Fort William Football Club Youth Development

Fort William Football Club Youth Development

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2013 Active Tots

The group will hold a dance performance event involving local young people who attend the group's existing dance workshops.

£1,600 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2013 Caol Primary School

The school will purchase gymnastics kit for current and new members of their after school Gymnastics Club.

£500 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2013 Inverlochy Primary School and Nursery Parent Council

The school will purchase sports equipment to engage more young people in after-school physical activity.

£1,384 Big Lottery Fund
1 Aug 2013 Lochaber Gymnastics Club

The group want to improve their classes and increase participation amongst local young people by purchasing equipment and attending the Scottish Gymnastics 'Gymfest'

£6,000 Sport Scotland
26 Jul 2013 Lochaber Food Bank

The project will provide emergency food packages to people who people who are having financial difficulties.

£9,810 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2013 Inverlochy Primary School and Nursery Parent Council

The school will purchase sports equipment to engage more young people in after-school physical activity.

£1,384 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2013 The Springboard Charity

This project will benefit young people aged 16 to 24 from the Highlands who have experienced care and are experiencing multiple barriers to employment, including involvement with the criminal justice system. Delivered in partnership with Barnardo's the pr

£575,684 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2013 Mary Ann Kennedy

A celebratory landmark album of songs of the Glasgow Gaelic.?Glaschu? is a landmark recording charting the experience of immigrant Scottish Gaelic-speaking Highlanders and islanders in Scotland?s major city over 200 years. It charts the community?s unique

£20,000 Creative Scotland
31 May 2013 UHI Paddle Sports Club

The club based in Fort William will deliver a number of paddle sport sessions to the community over the academic year of 2013/2014.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 May 2013 The Buzz Project

This project will run a music education and personal development programme for 24 young people aged between 14 and 21 years. Participants will be from remote communities and will have experience of drug/alcohol misuse, and low moods or depression.

£9,790 Creative Scotland
29 Mar 2013 Fort William Primary School

The school's project will focus on shinty. The grant will fund equipment, training for two volunteers, team bibs, a training parachute and transport to competitions.

£1,130 Big Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2013 Nevis Range Development Company

New Trails

£111,629 Sport Scotland
20 Mar 2013 Plantation Community Association

This grant is for development funding so that the project can be progressed to apply for Second Stage funding.

£10,450 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2013 Kids on Bikes

This group, located in the Highlands, will increase the number of trained coaches at the club to help engage more young people in physical activity.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2012 St?ras Watercolour Limited

Seas an C?ir/Take A Stand - an ambitious musical exploration of the Skye Bridge protests and their place in a wider world of community protest, historical and contemporary: an album and an enhanced major UK-Canadian film and TV documentary co-production s

£35,000 Creative Scotland
24 Sep 2012 West Highland Museum

West Highland Museum Commando Exhibition

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2012 The Nevis Partnership

Nevis Landscape Partnership - A place of contrast

£1,927,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 Inverlochy Primary School and Nursery Parent Council

The parent council will purchase a range of playground equipment to improve opportunities for physical activity and imaginative play. This grant will be used to the purchase a footloose high level trail, 24 grassguard tiles, a playship and an elliptical s

£7,925 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 1730 (Lochaber) Squadron Air Training Corps

The corps based in Fort William will run a programme of canoe expeditions for young people in the area. This grant will pay for 7 Canadian canoes, a canoe trailer, 24 paddles, 14 helmets, 14 wetsuits, 14 pairs of wetsuit boots, 14 jackets, 20 pairs of glo

£9,687 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2012 Lochaber Environmental Group

This group will re-establish composting bays at Glencoe Village compost site. This will provide a sustainable waste management service for the local community. The grant will pay for site clearance, improved site drainage, resurfacing, timber costs, fenci

£8,800 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2012 Lochaber High School

The project is based in Fort William will cover a range of sports. This grant will fund ski helmets, netball skirts, netball tops, basketball strips, archery equipment, boxing development kits, golf equipment and UKCC netball training.

£1,975 Big Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2011 Active Tots

The group, based in Fort William, will provide training in basketball for local young people, who will then volunteer at weekly basketball sessions in the Fort William and Kinlochleven areas. The grant will fund a one day coaching course for 8 volunteers

£910 Big Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2011 Ben Nevis All-stars

The group, based in Fort William, will run cheerleading sessions for P3-P7 pupils from Achintore Primary School. The grant will fund pom poms, sessions with a tutor and will contribute towards uniforms.

£1,614 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2011 Cruse Bereavement Care (Scotland), Highland and Moray Region

This group will provide a new counselling service for under 16s. Counsellors from their teams in Lochaber, Moray and Caithness will attend a specialist training course to qualify to work with children who have been bereaved. This grant will fund course fe

£3,090 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 Banavie Primary School & Nursery Parent Council

The school will purchase a trim trail as the pupil council requested new play equipment, to increase physical activity within the school . The grant will fund a trim trail and protective mats.

£7,727 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 2nd Lochaber (Kilmallie) Scout Group

This group will refurbish its hall, which will benefit both the group and members of the wider community who use the hall. This grant will pay for electrical work, plumbing, replacement of the front door, painting of external walls, fencing and kitchen re

£3,430 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Shopmobility Lochaber

This group will purchase a replacement portacabin to meet the needs of an expanding service and growing client list. The grant for will contribute to the cost of a replacement portacabin.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2011 Lochaber Yacht Club

The club will purchase new sailing boats to be used by junior members and newly trained adults. This grant will be used to purchase of two junior and one two person dinghie.

£7,000 Sport Scotland
1 Feb 2011 1730 (Lochaber) Squadron Air Training Corps

1730 (Lochaber) Squadron Air Training Corps will offer specialist field-craft training for young people living in and around Fort William. The group runs a wildlife progamme, enabling its members to learn the necessary skills to record the wildlife found

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2011 Voluntary Action Lochaber

This group will improve access to its premises for its service users, in particular older people, disabled people and families with young children. The grant will be used to purchase and install a fully accessible front door.

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2010 Lochyside RC Primary School Parent Council

This group will set up a climbing/traverse wall in school and provide climbing lessons to P4-7 pupils. This award will pay for the installation of a climbing wall, climbing lessons and transport to climbing lessons.

£1,620 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2010 Fort William Cricket Club

The club will use the grant to purchase an artificial playing surface which will allow the group to play more league and cup matches on their own ground.

£8,665 Sport Scotland
19 Nov 2010 Lochaber Gymnastics Club

The club provides opportunities for young people to participate in gymnastics. The project is based in Fort William will focus on training for gymnastic coaches. The grant will fund Level 1 General Gymnastic course (x8), a landing mat and floor mats (x5)

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Nov 2010 Mashed Youth Project

The group will use the award to consult with young people in Lochaber about issues that affect them, with a view to establishing a Mashed service in the area. This grant will pay for volunteer expenses, travel, publicity, promotion, room hire, refreshment

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Lochaber Sea Cadet Unit No 454

This group will host a variety of sessions to allow young people to participate in three new and different physical activities offering more opportunities for people to volunteer. The grant will fund 20 kayaking/canoeing sessions, 2 climbing wall sessions

£1,840 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2010 Active Tots

Active Tots is a voluntary organisation based in Fort William offering recreational activities to local young people aged 3-18 years old. The group will arrange Climbing Wall Award training for volunteers who will then lead taster sessions for young peopl

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2010 Kilmallie Hall

Kilmallie Hall aims to provide better facilities to their service users. This project will enable the group to upgrade the shower and toilet facilities in the hall. The grant will fund shower and toilet refurbishment.

£4,724 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2010 Lochaber Sports Association

The group will host a festival to raise awareness of the different sports and sporting facilities in the Lochaber area. The project will involve taster sessions, competitions and an evening ceremony. The grant will fund venue hire, equipment hire, an even

£3,666 Sport Scotland
22 Jan 2010 Ceilear - Acharacle

This group will arrange a series of cultural activities promoting gaelic song, storytelling and language for people from Ardnamurchan and Morvern. This grant will pay for tutor sessions, uniforms, waulking cloth, musical keyboard, transport and venue hire

£6,150 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jan 2010 Nevis Canoe Club

The club will offer all primary seven pupils in the local area the opportunity to attend a kayak or canoe taster session with a parent or guardian. This grant will fund ten evening taster sessions, four development sessions and a white water weekend.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2009 Friends of Caol School

This group will create a play area for children attending Caol Primary School and their community in the Highlands. This will improve the children's co-ordination, physical development and social skills. The grant will be used to purchase equipment and p

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2009 Lochaber Gymnastics Club

This club provide gymnastic classes for over 200 people in Fort William. The grant will be used to purchase a Gymnova Multishape Module.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Apr 2009 Banavie Primary School & Nursery Parent Council

The school will purchase equipment for a number of after school clubs to promote an active healthy lifestyle and organise a trip for all pupils at the school. This grant will be used to pay for plants, garden tools, football equipment, netball equipment,

£7,625 Big Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2009 U3A Lochaber

This group will purchase IT equipment and develop an ICT club providing local people in the Fort William area, of varying age and not in full time employment, with the equipment and skills necessary for enhanced learning and personal development. The gran

£3,810 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2009 Fort William RC Primary Parent Council

Thsi group organise and run events to fundraise for trips and activities. The group hope to encourage children to attend after school shinty and football clubs and participate in team activities. The grant will fund the purchase of; a football team strip,

£974 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2009 Lochaber High School

The school will use the grant to encourage more young people to take up shinty and basketball by providing regular training sessions and sporting equipment. The grant will fund the purchase of; a pair of shinty goals, a pair of shinty nets, 20 shinty stic

£990 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Caol Artz

The group promote art activities in the the village of Caol. The grant will be used to pay for a travelling theatre group, a hogmanay show, two American blues nights, a local musical event, an art exhibition, two traditional/folk music concerts, three the

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
5 Dec 2008 Inverlochy Playgroup

This group provide educational activities for pre-school children. The grant will be used to pay for outdoor play equipment, indoor seating, cushions, storage cupboards, software and books.

£3,091 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Kilmallie Hall

The group manages a community hall. The grant will cover the costs of the refurbishment of the kitchen.

£9,689 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2008 Fusion

This project based on a consultation with young people will transform an existing area into a multi-purpose outdoor activity area accessed by the young people and adults in fort William. The project will provide a landscaped area for play and sporting act

£58,750 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2008 Lochaber Deaf Care

The group provide support services for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. The grant will fund residential course costs, travel costs, course materials and marketing costs.

£5,900 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2008 Kilmallie Community Company

Kilmallie Community Company intend to use an Investing in Ideas grant to finance the legal fees incurred through the transfer of ownership of two areas of woodland gifted to them by the local paper mill, following its closure. They intend to continue to u

£3,934 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Fort William Primary School

This group provide recreational and educational activities for primary aged children. The grant will be used to purchase play dens, recycling bins, birdtables, nesting box, bug box, bird hide, hanging baskets, plant containers, wooden troughs, table-top g

£4,510 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2008 Lochaber Hope

This grant will continue a pathways to employment programme for those misusing drugs in the Lochaber area. It will provide access to a wide range of opportunities including training, education, employment opportunities and leisure activities, with appropr

£15,476 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Active Lochaber

The group provide opportunities for young people to increase participation in activities and games. The grant will be used to purchase runway mats and to fund transport costs and training for staff.

£5,000 Sport Scotland
31 Mar 2008 Lochaber Outdoor Learning Partnership

This new group increase and improve access to participation, delivery and provision of outdoor learning and adventure activities. The grant will fund orienteering sessions, climbing sessions, activity taster sessions, training courses, minibus hire and br

£8,580 Big Lottery Fund
15 Feb 2008 Linnhe Leisure Limited

Towards the cost of programming with traditional and contemporary music, theatre and dance in the Nevis Centre

£6,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Feb 2008 Croft Digital Media (Lochaber Community) Ltd

Croft Digital Media (Lochaber Community) Ltd's project is to establish a multi functional digital media centre in Fort William. It will also house community groups, commercial businesses and social enterprises working in the digital media. The grant will

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Nevis Canoe Club

This group provides the opportunity to participate in canoeing. The grant will pay for a shed, two sea kayaks, sea paddles, two white water kayaks, introduction sessions, progression sessions and pool sessions.

£3,620 Big Lottery Fund
12 Nov 2007 Lochaber Pipe Band

This group play and promote pipe band music. The grant will be used to purchase kilts, socks and flashes, sporrans, shirts and ties, drums and drum harnesses.

£4,650 Scottish Arts Council
12 Nov 2007 Lochaber Rural Education Trust

This group preserve our heritage through education and recreation. The award will allow the group to take one of the main educational heritage attractions at the rural education centre 'on the road' throughout the highlands and islands. The grant will fun

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2007 Lochaber Judo Club

This group provides facilities and opportunities for members to train in and practice the sport of judo. The grant will pay for 81 judo mats.

£3,500 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2007 Real Treat Productions

This new group promotes visual and performing arts. The award will supply the group with art & craft materials, advertising and marketing costs, workshop fees, sessional fees, venue hire, artist fees and expenses and an art work display.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
6 Aug 2007 Voluntary Action Lochaber

This group provide support to the local voluntary sector within Lochaber. The grant will fund the upgrade of telephone system and new carpeting.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2007 Active Lochaber 50+

This new group promote and manage activities for people aged over 50 years. The grant will fund venue hire, public liability insurance, refreshments, printing, stationery, postage, advertising and marketing, photocopying, transport, volunteer expenses, ar

£5,990 Big Lottery Fund