Lottery grants awarded to Thurso

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
31 Mar 2017 Scottish Surfing Federation

To support the delivery of the development programme

£6,000 Sport Scotland
27 Mar 2017 Mackay Country Community Trust Ltd

Rob Donn Trail

£36,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2017 Strathnaver Museum

Threading Donn

£5,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 Caithness Horizons

ARTIST ROOMS: Johan Grimonprez

£10,260 Creative Scotland
15 Dec 2016 Thurso Squash, Tennis and Racketball Club

Millbank Tennis Courts

£50,000 Sport Scotland
29 Nov 2016 Caithness Broch Project

This group aims to advance education, citizenship, community development, the arts, heritage, culture and science. They will use the funding to engage a consultant to carry out options appraisal of three sites which they have been offered on which to build a replica broch, a dry-stone, tower-like structure originally built during the iron-age. The project will provide training opportunities in stone masonry and dry stone walling, employment during construction and a major visitor attraction for the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2016 Feis Air An Oir

Feis Air An Oir

£4,100 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2016 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

This group will use the funding to continue to carry out projects and activities they currently run directed at supporting the most vulnerable in the community. The development manager will work to maintain and develop their building for the benefit of the wider community, including creating a play area for younger children. The group will also continue their work with the Young Mum?s Group, the Children and Young People?s groups and their ?silver citizens? groups.

£112,494 Big Lottery Fund
8 Nov 2016 Caithness Amateur Gymnastics Club

Caithness Amateur Gymnastics Club

£9,440 Big Lottery Fund
11 Oct 2016 Scottish Surfing Federation

To support the delivery of the development programme

£6,000 Sport Scotland
6 Aug 2016 Scottish Women's Rural Insitute

Scottish Women's Rural Insitute

£2,893 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2016 Farr Edge 2000

This group operate a youth club facility based in Thurso. The funding will be used to carry out refurbishment works to the interior of the group?s building.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2016 Reay Golf Club

Reay Golf Club - Purchase of under threat course

£50,000 Sport Scotland
24 Mar 2016 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

Ormlie Community Association Ltd

£9,660 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

This project will support the continuation of the group's Silver Citizens service which provides people aged 60+ with IT, crafts, art, and cooking sessions. The project will also introduce a sports group and additional IT sessions.

£9,660 Big Lottery Fund
28 Dec 2015 The Scottish Surfing Federation

This organisation, based in Caithness, will use the funding for a bespoke judging trailer for their 2016 event.

£5,000 Sport Scotland
22 Dec 2015 Thurso High School

This school will use the funding for transportation and accommodation costs that will enable pupils to participate in extracurricular competitive events out with the Thurso area.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Oct 2015 No Limits Caithness

No Limits Caithness

£9,579 Big Lottery Fund
30 Oct 2015 No Limits Caithness

This group will use the funding for extra staff and resources to increase the amount sessions they hold.

£9,579 Big Lottery Fund
12 Aug 2015 NOSCA North of Scotland Childcare Association

NOSCA North of Scotland Childcare Association

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
12 Aug 2015 NOSCA North of Scotland Childcare Association

This project will allow the organisation to deliver a learning together programme for leaders of the local community childcare groups.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 Thurso United Reformed Church

This church will use the funding to renovate their hall. The renovation will include modernising the kitchen, adding a disabled toilet, adding baby changing facilities and the installation of new gas heating.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 RSPB Scotland

Dunnet Head Nature Reserve

£40,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 May 2015 Highland Council

Thurso Swimming Pool

£300,000 Sport Scotland
24 Feb 2015 Bumblebee Conservation Trust

Thurso: Gateway to the Great Yellow

£74,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Feb 2015 Castletown Heritage Society

A Window on the Hidden Bronze Age Landscape of Caithness

£52,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Feb 2015 George Gunn

Badbea Waterloo

£5,000 Creative Scotland
8 Oct 2014 Thurso High School

The school will use the funding for surfing lessons for pupils.

£595 Big Lottery Fund
1 Oct 2014 Caithness Amateur Athletic Club

Employment cost

£9,000 Sport Scotland
17 Sep 2014 Caithness Amateur Gymnastics Club

Caithness Amateur Gymnastics Club

£1,800 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2014 Caithness Amateur Gymnastics Club

This project will allow the group launch a preschool gymnastics programme.

£7,000 Sport Scotland
30 Jul 2014 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

Ormlie Community Association Ltd

£1,991 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Reay Parent Council

The group will buy a range of sports equipment to run an after school club.

£1,912 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

The group will use the funding for sports classes for mums and young children.

£1,991 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2014 Strathnaver Museum

WWI Piping Project

£9,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2014 Thurso High School

Thurso High School

£952 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2014 Rush.dance

Rush.dance

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2014 Rush.dance

The group will use the grant to convert a building in the town into a dance studio, which will benefit new and existing members.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2014 Caithness Horizons

Access: Glasgow 2014

£500 Creative Scotland
3 Jun 2014 Caithness RFC

Employment cost

£28,000 Sport Scotland
14 Apr 2014 Caithness Agricultural Society

Caithness Agricultural Society in Thurso will provide activities at their annual Caithness Show.

£9,794 Big Lottery Fund
2 Apr 2014 Traill Hall Community Trust

The trust will use the funding to run a year long series of events to promote community togetherness.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Apr 2014 Traill Hall Community Trust

The trust will use the funding to run a year long series of events to promote community togetherness.

£8,152 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2014 Highland and Islands Division, Police Scotland

This project will raise awareness of social issues affecting local young people through the delivery of an early intervention performing arts initiative targeted at local schools. The Safer Highlands Rock Challenge is a high-impact, professionally produce

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2014 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

Ormlie Community Association Ltd

£68,199 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2013 DATEC

The group will rund a programme of classes for pensioners.

£6,350 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2013 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

This group will run a Young Mothers Project for one year. Classes will run three times a week for 2hours, at three venues across Caithness. Classes will be for mums age 16-25 with children under 8 from chaotic backgrounds. Participants will be referred to

£2,316 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2013 Mey Village Hall Trust

The trust will conduct a feasibility study to determine the need and practicalities of extending the current services of the hall to include a centre for older people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2013 Rumster Outdoor Centre Management Group

This group will explore the feasibility, cost and viability of creating an outdoor activity centre at Rumster Forest in order to reinstate a facility which burned down in 2006.

£9,626 Big Lottery Fund
2 May 2013 Rush.dance

This organisation will use their grant to take a group of children to three separate dance competitions in Glasgow.

£6,015 Creative Scotland
20 Mar 2013 Castletown Community Project

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

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2013 Caithness RFC

Clubhouse

£192,320 Sport Scotland
7 Feb 2013 Thurso High School

The school will use the grant to establish a mountain biking club for S1- S4 pupils.

£8,415 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2012 Caithness Craft Art Skate surf Ltd

To regenerate a disused building to create a place to make, share and discuss art, craft and culture in an informal and relaxed environment.

£29,103 Creative Scotland
22 Nov 2012 Caithness Rugby Football Club-Juniors

The club will run taster sessions in primary schools and secondary schools in Caithness. The club will also run a summer rugby camp and a tag festival, which will bring all the primary schools together.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Nov 2012 Bettyhill Village Hall Committee

This group will enhance their village hall. Equipment will be purchased to make the hall fit for purpose as a performance venue and once complete the hall will facilitate school performances, meetings and other productions for the community. The grant wil

£8,450 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2012 Pennyland School Parent Council

This group will purchase outdoor play equipment for the benefit of pupils and nursery children. The organisation will improve facilities so that the children have more play opportunities available to them. The grant will fund an adventure trail.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 Trustees of Reay Hall

The hall committee based in Caithness will refurbish the existing kitchen in their village hall. The refurbishment will improve facilities for local groups already using the hall and enable the group to attract more events/organisations. This grant will f

£3,280 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2012 Tongue and Farr Sports Association

This group will develop a series of exercise and fitness classes in the local community. This grant will pay for Tai Chi/Aqua Zumba/Zumbatomic instructor training, venue hire, boxing gloves & pads, skipping ropes, Nordic walking poles, ankle/wrist weights

£1,330 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2012 Rotary Club of Thurso

The club will use the grant for Phase 2 of their Thurso Mall and Riverside Project. The project involves developing the higher reaches of the area to provide access and to raise awareness of the environmental importance of the area. This grant will fund e

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2012 Crossroads Primary School Parent Forum

The project is based in Dunnet and focuses on a range of physical activities. This grant will fund basketball stands, hurdles, rugby belts, whistles, goals, basketballs, netballs, stopwatches, bibs, an agility ladder, tennis rackets, badminton rackets, bo

£1,671 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2012 Highlands & Islands Enterprise

Funding towards a symbol for the 21st century tourist based on the following D+S idea ?The Idea of North? and a series of events to celebrate John O?Groats and the surrounding area.

£80,000 Creative Scotland
30 Mar 2012 Croileagan Inbhir Theorsa

This group will replace the windows in the building where their playgroup meets with more energy efficient modern windows. This grant will fund survey fees and replacement windows.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2012 Farr High School

The school will use the grant to improve playing field facilities by purchasing portable equipment to enable football to be played during breaks and after school.

£3,346 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2012 Caithness Amateur Gymnastics Club

The club provides training and competition opportunities to young people up to the age of 18 years old. The group will use the grant to purchase a portable floor for the premises it uses, as well as a number of items of training equipment.

£3,250 Sport Scotland
14 Dec 2011 Alexandria Patience

Towards the cost of tutoring from two storytellers Tom Muir and Bob Pegg.

£8,000 Creative Scotland
7 Dec 2011 Caithness Horizons

Wave North was set up to fully realise the potential for tourism development the competition brought to the county and to address the fact that many local people were unaware of the competition and the quality of the surf that was on their doorstep.

£15,000 Creative Scotland
15 Nov 2011 Thurso United Reformed Church

The church will use the grant to commission a feasibility study exploring the potential for developing the church building. The study will examine the potential for creating a dual-purpose building which will serve as a community centre for local people.

£9,680 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2011 Britannia Hall Committee

The committee will refurbish the hall floor for the benefit groups living in and around the village. The organisation will sand and re-varnish the floor, rectifying damage it has sustained. The grant will fund sanding, re-varnishing and re-lining of hall

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2011 Castletown Primary School

The school will build on recent successful music workshops to create a new after school music clubs. Pupils will have the opportunity to work with local composers to create a new piece of music. The grant will fund belleplates, boomwhackers, hand chimes,

£5,388 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2011 Ormlie Community Association Ltd

The community association will expand its job club and provide a mobile service to enable it to better support members of the local community who are seeking employment or further education opportunities. This grant will be used to pay for marketing, a la

£4,442 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Thurso Golf Club

The club will refurbish its clubhouse and hall by replacing the windows, which are over 30 years old and no longer fit for purpose. The project will encourage a wider target audience to take part in the sport of golf and encourage increased use of the hal

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Crossroads Primary School Parent Forum

The parent forum will install playground markings and play equipment in the school grounds. This grant will pay for the supply and installation of a Trim Traill and playground markings.

£9,732 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2011 Caithness Disability Multi Sport

This group will provide support for people with disabilities enabling them to take part in sport and recreational activities. The project is based in Castletown and focuses on a range of sports. This grant will fund 100 t-shirts, coaching costs and volunt

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Caithness, Sutherland & Northern Isles REMAP Panel

The organisation will purchase metal machining and fabrication equipment to enable them to continue to produce special equipment for disabled and elderly people to help them live independently. This grant will fund a lathe with floor stand, lathe tools, a

£2,504 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Strathnaver Museum

The museum will work with twelve local schools and the countryside ranger service to engage young people with the local environment and the biodiversity of Sutherland, focusing on freshwater habitats. The group will organise a nature photography competiti

£3,860 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Skerray Community Public Hall

This project will complete a total upgrade of the local hall's roof which will include insulation and cladding. The current roof is resulting in heat loss and wastage of energy for the hall committee. This grant will fund roof insulation and roof cladding

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 May 2011 Thurso High School

The school will introduce a new extracurricular netball club for pupils at the school and associated primary schools. This grant will fund two sets of bibs, twenty balls and two netball stands.

£400 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2011 Strathnaver Museum

to increase heritage knowledge and involve people in development of heritage awareness through improvement of the Museums resources

£30,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2010 Reay Youth Club

The club will purchase equipment enabling them to provide a wider range of social and recreational activities for young people. This grant will be used to pay for an LED light unit, twin radio microphones, microphone strands, a laptop, karaoke machines, s

£730 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2010 Bettyhill Playpark Committee

The committee will provide for play equipment to be installed in their existing play area for the benefit of the area's local children. The grant will be used to pay for play park equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Feis Ghallaibh

This group will set up a Gaelic choral singing group and a folk group in the Caithness area, providing young people with the opportunity to develop their musical skills. The grant will pay for clarsachs, accordions, fiddles, bodhrans, chanters, guitars,

£7,282 Scottish Arts Council
30 Jul 2010 Castletown Youth Club

This group will provide additional sporting and exercise activities to children and young people. The grant will pay for a bouncy castle and accessories.

£1,500 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Castletown Playgroup

This group will use the grant to purchase a new all weather surface for their outdoor play area and a playhouse for use in the area. The project will benefit all the young children under five years old in the community.

£6,725 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2010 Brough Bay Association

BROUGH COMMUNITY HARBOUR PROJECT

£20,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 May 2010 North Highland Connections

North Highland Connections will carry out an Options Appraisal study to investigate the viability and sustainable use of two redundant buildings for use as an arts venue. The grant will fund a contribution towards the design team fee for the Options Appr

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2010 Caithness Horizons

This group will organise nine inclusive art workshops to compliment the 'Disability Pursuits' exhibition by Caithness based artist Lydia Popowich. The grant will fund artists fees, cameras, tripods, memory cards, portable photo printer, refreshments , ve

£4,347 Scottish Arts Council
19 Apr 2010 Farr High School

The school will introduce swimming and water confidence lessons for pupils from five different primary schools. The grant will fund pool hire, tuition and transport costs.

£1,451 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2010 Halladale Hall and Amenities Association

This group will furnish and equip its newly refurbished hall.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2010 DATEC

This group will provide a programme of recreational and educational courses for retired people, thereby providing participants with fulfilling activities. This grant will help pay for woodwork & woodturning, music & movement, cooking, computing, and card

£6,800 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jan 2010 Mey and District Bowling Club

This newly formed club based in Caithness focuses on indoor bowling. The group plan to purchase equipment to enable the group to participate in their chosen sport. This grant will fund the purchase of one bowling mat and six sets of bowls.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2009 Thurso Players

This project will improve and update the entrance to a community theatre to make it more welcoming with an improved layout and with better disabled access in Thurso, Caithness. A new toilet will be installed for the actors to use and a dressing area for d

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2009 Caithness Family History Society

This group will purchase computer/office equipment to increase the resources available at the new group premises enabling members and the general public to research their family roots. The grant will fund two laptop computers, an A3 printer/scanner, a mic

£9,981 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2009 Farr Edge 2000

Farr Edge 2000 will employ a sessional youth development worker to develop schemes and projects for the benefit of young people in the rural community of Bettyhill. The grant will pay for the costs of a sessional youth development worker plus training & t

£4,761 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2009 Thurso Sea Cadet Corps

Thurso Sea Cadets Corps will re-roof its headquarters building, which has recently started to leak. The grant for -10,000 will go towards the re-roofing costs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2009 Sight Impairment Society (Thurso)

The Sight Impairment Society (Thurso) will arrange a series of social events for the blind and partially sighted members of the local community. The money is for a visit to Shetland, a trip to a pantomime with audio description in Inverness and a Christma

£4,624 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 Mount Pleasant Parent Council

The group will use the grant to improve the playground with outdoor mosaics, outdoor sports equipment, a greenhouse, sheds, fences, gardening equipment, parasols, renewable energy kits, soft playground surfaces and outdoor paint.

£8,177 Big Lottery Fund
30 Apr 2009 The Caithness Big Band

This group will purchase new equipment to improve the quality of their public performances and allow them to play larger venues. The grant will be used to pay for a new sound system set-up, a digital piano and sheet music for 10 members.

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
23 Apr 2009 Castletown Heritage Society

This group promote local heritage in the the Highland region. They wish to re-develop their courtyard area at their heritage centre, in order to expand their audiences and visitor experiences. This grant will fund hardcore, scalpings, materials, stone en

£3,372 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2009 Caithness Citizens Advice Bureau

This group will use the grant to pay for seven desktop computers, seven laptop computers, one server and three days installation costs so that they can improve their efficiency and service offerings.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund