Lottery grants awarded to Kirkwall

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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
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
28 Apr 2015 Papdale Youth Group

Papdale Youth Group

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
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
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
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
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
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
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
25 Apr 2014 Orkney Riding Centre

Arena Surface Upgrade

£34,192 Sport Scotland
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
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
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
6 Jan 2014 Orkney Folk Festival

32nd Orkney Folk Festival

£6,000 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
20 Jul 2012 Orkney Sailing Club

Training centre

£127,200 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
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
16 May 2012 Orkney Folk Festival

This group seeks funding to contribute to the 30th Orkney Folk Festival. This grant will fund performers fees, sound/lighting/staging and travel/accommodation/subsistence costs.

£8,500 Creative Scotland
16 May 2012 Orkney Clay Pigeon Club

The club will use the grant purchase replacement clay pigeon traps and the corresponding acoustic system as the current equipment is no longer fit for purpose.

£7,500 Sport Scotland
23 Feb 2012 Orkney Islands Council

Using lyrics generated within the islands to commission an anthem from an Orkney-based composer performed variously by young and established singers musicians choirs and bands in different genres.

£6,000 Creative Scotland
2 Aug 2011 Orkney Arts Society

Orkney Arts Society presents a cross-arts winter programme which runs from September to April.

£4,247 Creative Scotland
5 Jul 2011 Papdale Primary School

The school will start a steel band and organise extracurricular steel drum classes for pupils. This grant will fund a steel pan drum set.

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2011 Voluntary Action Orkney

The project will provide young people aged 16 to 19 years, who are care leavers, with the skills to enable them to progress towards accessing job seeking services, employment, training and further education. This grant will fund salaries, management costs

£182,267 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Pickaquoy Centre Trust

The trust will purchase a range of sports equipment in order to establish a gymnastics programme for local young people. This grant will fund soft play shapes, balance benches, balance beams, small game apparatus, nesting tables, a trolley, springboards,

£7,907 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Orkney Islands Council Education and Leisure Services

The group will run a series of group workshops to inspire children's creative writing and creative a public forum for children's writing. The grant will fund sessional writers costs, sessional project worker costs, workshop costs, materials, refreshments

£6,107 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Orkney Care and Repair Trust

Orkney Care and Repair Trust will purchase a van to be fitted out as a mobile workshop, which will enable them to extend their small repairs services to wider and more rural parts of Orkney. The project will benefit vulnerable people living in rural areas

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2011 Orkney Alcohol Counselling and Advisory Service

This project received development funding for a project that would provide counselling and support to people with a combination of mental health, substance misuse, homelessness and offending issues.

£2,579 Big Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2010 Orkney Athletic Club

The club is based in Kirkwall, Orkney focuses on track and field athletics. This grant will pay for 24 Fixed Leg Competition Hurdles and 8 schools practice hurdles.

£1,987 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2010 Orkney Alcohol Counselling and Advisory Service

This organisation will provide two training courses for members on stress, worry and stopping self harm. This grant for will be used to pay for a stress worry course, a stopping self harm course, venue costs and catering.

£9,145 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2010 Orkney Youth Development Group

This group provide youth football activities in Orkney. The group will invite the Scottish Youth Football Association to Orkney from the 11th to 12th June 2010 to provide coaching for the Under 12-13 squads. The grant will fund travel, accommodation, , p

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2010 Orkney Disability Forum

The forum will establish a new scheme which will encourage disabled and older people to participate in physical activity with the assistance of a volunteer 'buddy'. This grant will be used to pay for advertising, marketing, venue hire, training materials

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2010 Orkney Sea Cadet Corps

This group will make their headquarters more energy efficient by erecting a wind turbine, generator and installing new energy efficient windows. The grant will help pay for a wind turbine and generator, 23 windows, 2 main doors and a new heating system.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2009 Cavern Youth Club

The club will furnish the newly created youth cafe space with a variety of items to produce an appealing practical spaces where young people can come together to socialise and enjoy a range of recreational activities. The grant will fund leather sofas, st

£3,529 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2009 Crossroads (Orkney)

This group will produce information and employ a sessional worker to deliver interactive educational sessions to adults working with young people in Orkney. This will be done to raise awareness of the issues affecting Young Carers and to promote the group

£5,420 Big Lottery Fund
13 Aug 2009 Orkney Alcohol Counselling and Advisory Service

This group mainly work with those who abuse alcohol but also offer counselling in issues such as stress, anger and gambling. They recently moved into new premises and they wish to refurbish their office space. This award will fund 2 desktop computers, 1

£5,681 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2009 Orkney Zerowaste

This group will implement a pilot 'bring-site' recycling centre in Stromness to demonstrate the viability of the proposed OZ ZeroWaste Village. The grant will fund website development, website maintenance, travelling exhibition equipment, advertising, pub

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 Kirkwall Kayak Club

The group will use the grant to pay for kayak trailer, coach training courses, two playboats, ten helmets, ten face guards, ten cags, three split paddles, two VHF radios, flare packs, eight air bags, first aid courses, first aid kits, hire of open canoes

£9,999 Sport Scotland
31 May 2009 Royal Naval Association Orkney Branch

This group will purchase a branch standard and arrange a dedication service to remember members of the Navy who have lost their life in service. The event will be followed by a social gathering for members all over the UK, officials and dignitaries. The a

£3,180 Big Lottery Fund
30 Apr 2009 Kirkwall Flower Arrangement Club

This group will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the club by hosting an anniversary dinner and various events and activities during 2009. This grant will be used to pay for an anniversary dinner speaker, a flower festival, carriage, demon

£5,600 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2009 Kirkwall Bowling Club

This club provide the opportunity for people to experience and play lawn bowls in the Kirkwall area. The project will enable the group to obtain new equipment that will help it to maintain the very high standard of the club's two greens.

£3,450 Sport Scotland
27 Mar 2009 Employability Orkney

This project aims to develop a series of social firms in the Orkney Islands that will benefit the community including socially excluded members of the community. The grant will be used for a feasibility study and Architect's fees.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2009 St Magnus Festival Limited

Towards the cost of modular staging to improve tiered seating for the Festival Chorus.

£6,026 Scottish Arts Council
27 Feb 2009 Orkney Islands Sea Angling Association

This group will used its grant to will purchase a GPS plotter which will allow the group to navigate safely in adverse weather conditions and provide improved safety for their members.

£1,500 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2009 Orkney Sea Kayaking Association

This group encourage participation of local people and visitors of all ages in kayaking around the Orkney Islands. This grant will fund general purpose kayaks.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2008 Orkney Alcohol Counselling and Advisory Service

The group provide counselling and advice to those affected by substance misuse. The grant will fund removal costs, a telephone system and kitchen units.

£3,694 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2008 Strond Community Arts Association

Strond Community Arts Association's idea is to amend their memorandum and articles of association, as well as their existing business plan, following an OPF maybe decision from GCA. The group's ultimate aim is to purchase and develop an arts centre in Ork

£1,266 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2008 JC & HE Wrigley

Towards the cost of a business plan which will incorporate a feasibility study.

£9,975 Scottish Arts Council
7 Jul 2008 Orkney Archery Team

The group offer the opportunity to participate in archery. The grant will be used to pay for event venue hire, target butts, target stands, replacement target centres, timing gear, equipment delivery, and competition judging fees.

£4,500 Sport Scotland
30 Jun 2008 Advocacy Orkney

The group provide support for vulnerable adults and children in Orkney. The grant will pay for the flights, accomodation and catering for representatives from the Western Isles, Shetland and Orkney.

£3,037 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 Orkney Singers

The Big Orkney Song Project

£45,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Kirkwall Grammar School

This school will use its award to fund venue hire, music scores, sessional staff costs, travel, accommodation, and publicity costs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2008 Orkney Islands Council

Rognvald 850

£48,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2008 St Magnus Festival Limited

Towards the cost of "Magfest 2008" an open-air circus style production using St Magnus Cathedral and the surrounding area

£10,000 Scottish Arts Council
6 Feb 2008 Support Training Limited

This project will increase volunteering opportunities and offer work experience for young people aged 14-25 in Orkney. The project will renovate a youth internet caf+ from where a radio programme will be broadcast. Young people will be involved at all lev

£74,718 Big Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2007 St Margarets Hope Primary School

The Hope nursery will use the grant for artist fees, recruitment costs, travel, and materials.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2007 Orkney Alcohol Counselling and Advisory Service

The group delivers one-to-one cognitive behavioural counselling to individuals with substance abuse issues. The grant will buty the group a Minolta C252 printer/copier.

£6,306 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2007 Home-Start Orkney

This group offers support and practical help to young families. Award will cover accommodation, travel and delegates fees.

£1,069 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2007 Employability Orkney

Employability Orkney Supported Employment Project will raise the self-esteem and employability of people with learning disabilities, physical disability, mental health concerns, substance misuse, disengaged young people, ex-offenders and long-term unemplo

£159,709 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2007 Voluntary Action Orkney

Voluntary Action Orkney's 'Volunteer Centre Befriending Network' project will reduce the social isolation and improve the well being of older people in Orkney (including those with mental health problems). The project will also improve the self esteem, co

£185,233 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2007 Orkney College

The project will develop a woodland and wildlife area, creating a patio area with a seating, nature, plant and pond area, reached by accessible paths.

£1,097 Big Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2007 Orkney Islands Council

Orkney Community Woodland Heritage Project

£34,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2007 Orkney Museums and Heritage, Orkney Islands Council

Purchase of 'Otter Bank' for Orkney Boat Museum Project

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2007 Orkney Yole Association

Orkney Yole Project

£22,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2007 St Magnus Festival Limited

Towards the cost of developing new audiences festival by programming a strand of festival events

£10,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Mar 2007 St Magnus Festival Limited

Towards the cost of fees travel and accommodation administrative costs and venue and equipment hire.

£6,000 Scottish Arts Council
16 Oct 2006 St Magnus Festival Limited

towards the cost of commissioning a new work from Sir Peter Maxwell Davies to be premiered by Simon Butterworth/BBC SSO

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
28 Jul 2006 Orkney Horticultural & Industrial Association

This group provides gardening related clubs and shows which give the opportunity for the community to participate in gardening. The grant is for laptop and projector.

£1,524 New Opportunities Fund
28 Jul 2006 Orkney Fencing Club

This Group Provides The Facilities And Opportunities To Teach The Art Of Fencing To Members Of The Local Community. The Grant Is For A Contribution Towards Fencing Equipment, Weapons And Safety Clothing.

£2,484 Sport Scotland