Lottery grants awarded to Orkney Islands, Scotland

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
27 Oct 2015 Orkney Islands Council

North Isles Landscape Partnership Scheme (NILPS)

£2,998,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Burray School Parent Teacher Association

Burray School Parent Teacher Association

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jul 2015 Papdale Halls Youth Group

Creel and Silverwork courses

£3,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 Voluntary Action Orkney

This five year Adult Befriending Service project aims to continue and expand an existing befriending service in order to meet an increasing demand. Befriending will be offered on a one-to-one basis to people their own home and out and about in their community.

£502,273 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2015 Orkney Youth Cafe

This group will use the funding to provide additional activities for the young people attending the cafe.

£4,139 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2015 The Island of Hoy Development Trust

The Island of Hoy Development Trust

£9,225 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2015 Stronsay Community Play Park Action Group

This group will use the funding to commission a feasibility study to determine the way forward for a play park upgrade, so that they can then go ahead and apply for further funding.

£8,500 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Papdale Youth Group

Papdale Youth Group

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2015 Orkney Bridge Club

Orkney Bridge Club

£4,172 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2015 Orkney Bridge Club

This project will allow the group to purchase a card dealing machine to support two clubs which run Duplicate Bridge competitions.

£4,172 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2015 Stenness Parent Council

Stenness Parent Council

£1,996 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2015 Stenness Parent Council

This group will use the funding for a play pod to store playground equipment.

£1,996 Big Lottery Fund
4 Mar 2015 Burray Community Association

Burray Community Association

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Mar 2015 Burray Community Association

This group will develop an existing play park area, specifically offering apparatus to appeal to children older than 6 years and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2015 The Pier Arts Centre

Gallery Programmes Trainee: Exhibitions, Learning & Digital (Curatorial and Education)

£10,000 Creative Scotland
17 Feb 2015 Papdale Primary School

The school will use the funding to install a new PA system in their recently renovated hall.

£2,759 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2015 The Pickaquoy Centre Trust/Phoenix Cinema

Install a satellite link in The Phoenix Cinema

£3,434 Creative Scotland
8 Jan 2015 Westray Heritage Trust

This organisation will use the funding to purchase a new copier/printer to allow them to continue to produce their monthly newsletter for residents on the island.

£4,155 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Harray Community Association

This group will use the funding to replace the existing heating system in their hall.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2014 Pickaquoy Centre Trust

The organisation works to enhance the quality of life and improve the health of Orkneys population. This project will allow the organisation to purchase gymnastic equipment to support their existing classes.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2014 Rik Hammond

Artist Bursaries August 2014

£5,000 Creative Scotland
30 Sep 2014 Home-Start Orkney

The project will provide trained volunteer befrienders to families with young children who are struggling to cope with additional pressures on top of daily parenting responsibilities.

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2014 Orkney Islands Council

Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum Restoration and Improvements

£904,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2014 Westray Netball Club

The club will use the funding to establish a fun winter netball league open to all ages.

£804 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2014 Orkney Arts Society

Winter Programme of Events 2014-2015

£4,000 Creative Scotland
14 Aug 2014 Glaitness School Parent Council

Glaitness School Parent Council

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2014 Orkney Folk Festival

33rd Orkney Folk Festival

£6,000 Creative Scotland
1 Aug 2014 Orkney Islands Council

Visual Artists and Craft Makers Awards (Devolved Funding)

£3,000 Creative Scotland
19 Jul 2014 Shapinsay Community Association

Shapinsay Community Association

£649 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jul 2014 Shapinsay Community Association

The group will use the funding to build on previous work, it will do this through the services of a musical director (a volunteer, but travelling to Shapinsay).

£649 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2014 Firth Community Association

Firth Community Association

£1,433 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jun 2014 Orkney Islands Council - Education, Leisure and Housing

This group will run a roadshow of activities including arts, crafts and sport to celebrate the Commonwealth Games in St Margaret's Hope, Holm, Kirkwall, Firth, Dounby and Stromness all of which are places the Queen's Baton will visit in Orkney.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 May 2014 Orkney Association of Youth Clubs

Orkney Association of Youth Clubs

£3,270 Big Lottery Fund
26 May 2014 Orkney Association of Youth Clubs

This project will allow the group to hold a Viking feast for all primary age, youth club members living in Orkney.

£1,957 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2014 Sanday Community Association

Sanday Community Association

£4,227 Sport Scotland
20 May 2014 Orkney Council

To develop the Community Sport Hub concept

£22,614 Sport Scotland
20 May 2014 Orkney Council

Delivery of Positve Coaching Scotland

£5,000 Sport Scotland
5 May 2014 Rousay, Egilsay & Wyre Development Trust

The group will use the funding to organise a range of sporting activities on their islands during the summer months. These will include exercise, dance, swimming, clay pigeon shooting at an affiliated gun club, and a half marathon.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Apr 2014 Orkney Riding Centre

Arena Surface Upgrade

£34,192 Sport Scotland
16 Apr 2014 Orkney Archaeology Society

This project will provide a mobile display caravan that will be used by the group to deliver exhibitions and project activities across Orkney.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2014 Orkney Athletic Club

Orkney Athletic Club will purchase high jump equipment in order to replace their existing, outdated equipment.

£8,300 Sport Scotland
1 Apr 2014 RSO

This five year project will extend and develop the services provided by Relationship Scotland Orkney. It will strengthen family relationships and children's wellbeing by providing supported contact and supervised handovers among families that are affected

£429,910 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2014 The Pier Arts Centre

The centre will use the funding for new digital and audio visual resources to enhance the Centre?s ability to present its creative programme to audiences in Stromness and the rest of Orkney.

£8,224 Creative Scotland
13 Mar 2014 Orkney Badminton Junior Section

The project will provide new equipment that will allow the club to significantly increase its capacity to provide badminton coaching to young people aged 7 ? 18 years. It will also enable the club to run a week long summer training camp, lead by a profess

£889 Big Lottery Fund
13 Mar 2014 Orkney Badminton Junior Section

The project will provide new equipment that will allow the club to significantly increase its capacity to provide badminton coaching to young people aged 7 ? 18 years. It will also enable the club to run a week long summer training camp, lead by a professional coach who will also provide three follow up training sessons to participants over the year to better develop their talent.

£889 Big Lottery Fund
24 Feb 2014 Island of Hoy Development Trust

Legacies of Conflict: The Hoy & Walls wartime community project

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2014 Girlguiding Orkney

Girlguiding Orkney

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2014 Orkney Movie Group

The grant will be used to purchase updated camera equipment which will allow the group to sustain their community work as well as take a more creative approach to film making through projects such as their super hero themed short film Skeletron.

£7,070 Creative Scotland
29 Jan 2014 Orkney Movie Group

The grant will be used to purchase updated camera equipment which will allow the group to sustain their community work as well as take a more creative approach to film making through projects such as their super hero themed short film 'Skeletron'.

£7,070 Creative Scotland
8 Jan 2014 Rousay School Parent Council

Rousay School Parent Council

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jan 2014 Orkney Folk Festival

32nd Orkney Folk Festival

£6,000 Creative Scotland
11 Dec 2013 The Friends of St Johns Trust Church, Lyness

St Johns Church, Lyness: Repair and restoration project

£108,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2013 St Andrews Football Club

The group has found the maintenance costs of its playing fields to be an increasing drain on club resources, and will use the grant to purchase its own lawnmower and shed to undertake maintenance in-house and have a place to store the lawnmower and other

£4,000 Sport Scotland
22 Nov 2013 Stromness Sailing Club

Purchase of Training Dinghies and new Safety Boat

£10,000 Sport Scotland
5 Aug 2013 The Orcadian Story Trust

The project is a storytelling and storymaking workshop given by storyteller Bob Pegg. It will be interactive, and use music and sounds created by Bob?s collection of hand-made musical instruments, created from objects in the natural world, such as bones,

£500 Creative Scotland
2 Aug 2013 Orkney Arts Society

Presenting a cross-arts winter programme of events which will include music recitals, opera, drama, lectures in visual arts, readings by writers/poets and a foy for local artists.

£3,692 Creative Scotland
1 Aug 2013 St Andrews Community Association

The association will improve access to its hall by upgrading the car park and providing additional lighting in the area.

£7,650 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2013 Pier Arts Centre

A major exhibition of new work by Zo? Walker & Neil Bromwich developed through residency, re-establishing a link with the artists following a Fellowship in Orkney in 1997

£6,000 Creative Scotland
18 Jul 2013 Orkney Blide Trust

The trust is a charity working with the mentally ill, they will use the funding for a programme of sports events in collaboration with the Connect youth group.

£1,983 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2013 St Margarets Hope Primary School

The school will purchase the necessary equipment and training to coach and maintain an after school tennis club for the children.

£1,055 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2013 Friends of Kalisgarth

This group will undertake an arts project that will promote reminiscence and social interaction amongst older people who attend the Kalisgarth Day Care Centre.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2013 Orkney Blide Trust

The trust is a charity working with the mentally ill, they will use the funding for a programme of sports events in collaboration with the Connect youth group.

£1,983 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jun 2013 St Margarets Hope Primary School

The school will purchase the necessary equipment and training to coach and maintain an after school tennis club for the children.

£1,055 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jun 2013 Orkney Skate Trust

The trust provides opportunities for people to participate in the activity of sea angling. The project is based in Stromness and focuses on angling.

£1,930 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2013 Birsay Community Council

This project will see Birsay Community Council complete a community project in Palace Village, Birsay. The group intend to create a community area in the centre of the village which will provide visitors and locals with information on local historic sites

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2013 Cromarty Hall Trust

This group will carry out a range of improvements to the Cromarty Hall, a volunteer run facility on South Ronaldsay.

£5,400 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2013 Orkney Hockey

The project is based in Kirwall, Orkney Islands and will focus on providing opportunities for people to play hockey.

£1,344 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2013 Orkney Council

Delivery of Positve Coaching Scotland

£2,500 Sport Scotland
23 May 2013 Orkney Council

To develop the Community Sport Hub concept

£22,614 Sport Scotland
2 May 2013 Kirkwall Grammar School

The school will purchase necessary equipment which will enable an increased number of pupils to participate in the expedition section of the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2013 Papa Westray Primary School

The school will use their grant to fund an activity club. The grant will fund transport, accommodation, subsistence, professional rugby coach fees and sports leader certification.

£1,525 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2013 St Magnus Festival

To support partnership with Orkney Council on St Magnus Festival on John Rae bi-centenary celebration community production

£10,000 Creative Scotland
25 Mar 2013 Orkney Islands Council

Kirkwall Conservation Area

£1,675,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Mar 2013 Westray Golf Club (Open)

This group will purchase the equipment required to maintain the course greens and fairways.

£10,000 Sport Scotland
7 Feb 2013 Birsay Community Association

The association will use the grant to purchase new equipment their new community hall.

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2013 Westray Development Trust

The group will use the grant to commission a three year evaluation into the possibility of a shareholder buy-out and restructuring of a small community co-op as a CIC.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2012 Orkney Islands Council

The Gunnie Moberg Archive

£78,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2012 Orkney Folk Festival

A Festival of national renown, it delivers a packed, energetic programme of events over four days making it one of the friendliest and unforgettable experiences in the folk festival calendar.

£5,000 Creative Scotland
17 Dec 2012 The George Mackay Brown Fellowship

The Orkney Book Festival includes the GMB Memorial Lecture; the book fair; workshops and readings by international and Orkney writers; a celebration of John Rae's legacy and Orkney's Canadian links.

£5,675 Creative Scotland
3 Dec 2012 The Pier Arts Centre

Through a programme of research participation community collaborations and mentoring opportunities the Pier Arts Centre?s Piergroup will collaborate with Zoe Walker and Neil Bromwich to widen participation in the Centre? s GENERATION project as well as d

£4,951 Creative Scotland
28 Nov 2012 St Magnus International Festival

Equipment which will enhance St Magnus International Festival and wider cultural activity in Orkney for artists, audience and volunteers including a new piano, staging, music stands and storage.

£44,976 Creative Scotland
9 Oct 2012 Westray Auk Club

This group will purchase a range of items in order to provide recreational activities for local older people who attend the club. The grant will fund an indoor bowling mat, coloured bowls, centre blocks, indoor skittles, bowling mat handling units, domino

£4,032 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2012 Friends of Guiding in Kirkwall

This group will use the grant to install an air source heating system in the Kirkwall Guide Hall.

£3,425 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2012 Friends of St Nicholas

Holm Heritage Project

£4,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2012 Shapinsay Tourism Group

'History of an enigmatic island in the Orkney Archipelago (Helliar Holm)'

£5,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Oct 2012 1st Orkney Explorer Scout Unit

This group will purchase camping equipment for members of the Explorer Scout and Network Scout section to carry out hiking and camping activities. This grant will fund 5 tents, 8 folding camping stove, 8 aluminium cooksets, a dining shelter, 10 fuel bottl

£4,810 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2012 Orkney Golf Club Junior Section

The club will further train new and existing staff in order to accommodate an influx of new young players. The club will purchase equipment and set up training visits to the mainland designed to inspire young golfers. The grant will fund training courses,

£4,920 Sport Scotland
4 Sep 2012 Holm Community Association

The association will upgrade catering equipment and utensils in the kitchen within Holm Community Centre for use by local groups and members of the community. This grant will fund cooking pots, mixing bowls, bain marie trays, serving/preparation utensils,

£500 Big Lottery Fund
10 Aug 2012 Orkney Arts Society

Presenting a cross-arts winter progranne of events which include music recitals, drama, lectures in visual arts, readings by writerspoets and a foy for local artists

£4,729 Creative Scotland
25 Jul 2012 Orkney Small-bore Rifle & Pistol Club

The group will buy a range of equipment and undertake training courses to be able to use it safely. The grant will pay for the purchase of an ISSF rulebook, air rifle shooting training book, laptop, club jacket, equipment bag, rifle case and hall and eq

£9,500 Sport Scotland
25 Jul 2012 Egilsay Community Association

The group will refurbish a building that was previously the areas community school. Class rooms will be refurbished, a large TV purchased as well as kitchen equipment and gardening equipment to turn this centre into a community hub. Three social events wi

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2012 Friends of Hoy Kirk

This group will use the grant to install an electrical supply in a storage shed adjacent to main hall of the Hoy Kirk. The project will enable the group to fully utilise the storage area and allow use of the main hall of Hoy Kirk to be fully flexible.

£1,578 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2012 Orkney Sailing Club

Training centre

£127,200 Sport Scotland
20 Jul 2012 Orkney Clay Pigeon Shooting Club

Construction of shooting ground, clubhouse, carpark

£35,000 Sport Scotland
19 Jun 2012 Orkney Riding Club

The club will purchase portable cross-country jumps and a container for their storage. This will allow their growing membership to take part in a wider range of riding activities. The grant will be used the purchase of portable cross country jumps, a seco

£6,110 Sport Scotland
19 Jun 2012 Crossroads (Orkney)

This group will attend the Scottish Young Carers Festival in August 2012 in West Linton, Edinburgh. The festival takes place over two days and due to the remote location there will be an additional two days of travel. The group also plan to employ a freel

£3,335 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 Glaitness School Parent Council

The parent council based in Orkney will use the grant to erect a wooden shed in the grounds of Glaitness School. The shed will be used to store a range of free play items.

£2,625 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 Stronsay Development Trust

The group wil now expand an existing community growing project. The grant will pay for a greenhouse, groundworks, sessional project worker costs, construction staff costs, web site set up , gardening equipment and horticultural tutor costs.

£9,450 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 Eday Community Association

The associaton will purchase supporting equipment, organise coaching sessions and develop an area for sports activities to take place. The grant will be used to pay for cardiovascular exercise equipment, netball equipment, rounders equipment, shot puts, t

£2,760 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2012 Employability Orkney

The project aims to provide work experience opportunities and support for people who are disengaged from the labour market through entry-level jobs in a variety of roles in a furniture recycling social enterprise. The project will benefit 84 people throug

£299,215 Big Lottery Fund