Lottery grants awarded to Orkney

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283 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
1 Sep 2017 Orkney Athletics Club

Employment cost

£8,000 Sport Scotland
24 May 2017 Soulisquoy Printmakers

Printmaking for me and YOU ? developing a new, open access printmaking studio in Stromness, Orkney

£22,089 Creative Scotland
27 Mar 2017 Rousay Heritage Trust

SSB RE&W Land & Sea - Exploring Island Heritage, Past & Present

£7,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 Shapinsay Development Trust

SSB Shapinsay Speaks - Memories About Shapinsay (MASH)

£5,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2017 Dounby Community School Parent Group

Dounby Community School Parent Group

£6,966 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2017 Dounby Community School Parent Group

This group will use the funding to build a shed to set up a Scrapstore for children?s playtime. This is a space for loose play materials made from waste items to be cleaned checked for safety and supplied to schools for a small fee by Orkney ZeroWaste.

£6,966 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2016 Orkney Archaeology Society

SSB Conversations with magic stones

£7,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2016 Birsay Heritage Trust

Birsay Heritage Trust

£3,800 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2016 The Crafthub Community Interest Company

The Crafthub Community Interest Company

£731 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2016 The Crafthub Community Interest Company

This group will use the funding for a sessional worker, rent, toys, books and games.

£731 Big Lottery Fund
29 Feb 2016 Cromarty Hall Trust

This funding will allow the trust to completely replace their current heating system.

£9,134 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2016 Rendall Football Club

Rendall Football Club

£2,330 Sport Scotland
10 Feb 2016 Rendall Football Club

This club will use the funding for a series of fun days to encourage young people in the community to get involved in football.

£2,330 Sport Scotland
16 Dec 2015 Westray Sailing Club

This club will use the funding for a safety boat which will help them develop their skiff racing programme.

£9,485 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Burray School Parent Teacher Association

Burray School Parent Teacher Association

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Burray School Parent Teacher Association

This school will use the funding to install a large wooden boat structure in the school grounds which will incorporate a climbing frame, balancing areas and a crow's nest.

£8,000 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
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
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
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
10 Nov 2014 Rik Hammond

Artist Bursaries August 2014

£5,000 Creative Scotland
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
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
23 May 2014 Sanday Community Association

Sanday Community Association

£4,227 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
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
8 Jan 2014 Rousay School Parent Council

Rousay School Parent Council

£9,996 Big 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
20 Jul 2012 Orkney Clay Pigeon Shooting Club

Construction of shooting ground, clubhouse, carpark

£35,000 Sport Scotland
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
17 Apr 2012 PAPAY GYRO NIGHTS ART FESTIVAL LTD

Papay Gyro Nights Art Festival (PGN Art Festival) is an international contemporary art festival.

£26,000 Creative Scotland
30 Mar 2012 Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre Development Trust

The trust will organise the Rousay Lap - a half marathon circuit around the island of Rousay which can be either completed as a walk, run or cycle. This grant will fund Red Cross mobile attendance, posters, advertising, refreshments, medals and marshall v

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2012 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Scotland has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in March 2012. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran, one spouse and one carer.

£1,605 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2011 Rousay School Parent Council

This group who are based on the island of Rousay in Orkney will replace outdoor play equipment in the grounds of Rousay Primary School. This grant will fund safety surfacing and a wooden play tower.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2011 Holm Community Association

The association will use the grant to re-surface the play area in the village, providing a safer environment for all the local children.

£7,050 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Stromness RBL Pipe Band

The band will take 25 band members to Belfast to compete in the European Pipe Band Championships. This grant for will fund coach hire, return ferry from Stromness to Scrabster, return ferry from Stranraer to Belfast and 2 nights accommodation.

£3,588 Creative Scotland
29 Jul 2011 Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre Development Trust

The trust will organise a half marathon circuit of the island of Rousay which can be completed as a walk, run or cycle. This grant will fund insurance, attendance by the Red Cross, posters, advertising, water, snacks, signage, entry forms, certificates, m

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 Shapinsay Community Association

The group provides a community hall facility for local people which is host to frequent musical events and the organisation would like to purchase amplification equipment. The grant will fund speakers, headphones, a key board, amplifier, a tripod, a micro

£2,487 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2011 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Orkney Islands has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Southampton in September 2011. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£225 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 St Andrews Community Association

The association will purchase a variety of equipment to upgrade the kitchen of the St Andrews Community Centre. The project will benefit the wider community of the parish of St Andrews by providing a modern facility better able to respond their needs. The

£4,204 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 The North Ronaldsay Trust

The trust will replace the internal lathe and plaster of the Old Kirk. This grant will fund an interior wall lath, plaster and scaffolding.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre Development Trust

The trust will purchase office equipment and consumables in order to set up an office facility with a drop in service for local residents on the island of Rousay. The grant will be used to pay for desks, chairs, telephones, drawer pedestals, cupboards, fi

£8,693 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Sanday Development Trust

The trust will create and develop a community website to promote the island community. A professionally produced DVD will complement the website. The website and DVD will help the group to raise awareness within the community of events and activities as w

£8,013 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2011 Papay Community School

The grant will enable the school to bring an artist and inventor called Darcey Turner to Kirkwall to deliver five days of workshops on design and technology to the island schools. Darcey Turner will teach pupils and teachers how to use his 'stix' machines

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Orkney Climbing Club

This club will engage a consultant to complete a feasibility study for a new indoor climbing facility and will purchase climbing equipment including expedition sacks, rope protectors, harnesses, mats and tents.

£10,000 Sport Scotland
30 Jul 2010 Westray Development Trust

The group will purchase two pieces of equipment for processing and recycling glass and cans. This grant will be used for the purchase and transportation of a Krystelline GP3 Glass Imploder and a JMC Can Crusher with Baler.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre Development Trust

The trust will organise activities that benefit the communities of villages on Orkney. The project is based in Orkney and focuses on participants taking part in a half marathon for the Rousay lap through either running, walking or cycling. This grant will

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2010 Westray Auk Club

This club based in Orkney will use the grant to purchase a new indoor bowls carpet.

£665 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2010 Westray Junior High School

The school will use the award to pay for a high jump bar, a stand, a competition standing jump mat, and crash mat for use in the school's athletic club.

£918 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2010 Stronsay Development Trust

The project aims to purchase a light haulage company on Stronsay, which is part of the Orkney Islands, and in doing so will ensure that the supplies to the island are maintained. The grant will be used to pay for a site survey, administration costs, study

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2010 Eday Community Association

The group will use the grant to purchase a number of cycles and related equipment which will be used for touring and exercise by residents and tourists alike.

£932 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2010 Rousay Gun Club

The club will purchase new equipment and undertake safety training to develop the skills of members. The grant will fund the purchase of automatic traps, haulage costs, a safety officer training course, travel and subsistence.

£9,700 Sport Scotland
19 Apr 2010 Rousay Primary School

The school provides primary and pre-school education for pupils. The project will help fund transportation costs to enable the children to take part in various sporting and musical activities on mainland Orkney. This grant will fund child ferry tickets, a

£3,031 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2010 Firth & Steness Community Council

The community council will use the grant to carry out the extension of the pathway in the recently developed Firth Community Park.

£2,291 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2010 Sanday Development Trust

This project will develop a youth drop-in centre for young people on the Orkney Island of Sanday and give them the opportunity to run the project, reducing isolation, developing their skills, increasing self-reliance and encouraging young enterprise.

£251,056 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2010 Stronsay Development Trust

This group willl develop a ?2 million community fund over 20 years through their Renewable Energy Scheme. Funded through Growing Community Assets the project will enable the community to purchase and operate a 900kW wind turbine to generate an independent

£435,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2010 Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre Development Trust

This project will develop a ?2.7 million community fund over 20 years through their Community Power project. Funded through Growing Community Assets the project will enable the community to purchase and install a 900kW wind turbine to generate an indepen

£435,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Orkney has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Sri Lanka in March 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2010 Stronsay Development Trust

This group will organise a community arts project for young people focussing on the islands past, present and future. This grant will pay for art materials, insurance, venue hire, electricity costs, stationery, telephone costs, travel costs, accommodation

£3,840 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2009 Shapinsay Development Trust

The project will help the community of Shapinsay, in the Orkney Islands become more sustainable, more self reliant and more enterprising. The grant will be used for community awareness events, professional advice on eco-building techniques, professional a

£3,370 Big Lottery Fund
30 Oct 2009 Sanday Development Trust

This project aims to create a community hub in Sanday located in the Orkney Islands. The hub would provide a heritage centre as well as office space for local organisations, workshops, display facilities for local enterprises, possible facilities for NHS

£8,178 Big Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2009 Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre Development Trust

This trust provide activities to benefit the community of the island group of Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre. The project is based in Rousay, Orkney and focuses on running. This grant will fund the hire of room in the Community School, insurance, medical cover,

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2009 Deerness Community Centre

This group will install a wind turbine to provide electricity for the hall. The grant will fund the purchase and installation of a wind turbine.

£6,300 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2009 Orkney Islands Sea Angling Association

This group organise sea angling competitions in Orkney. They aim to give the best experience to members using their own certified skippers. The grant will fund advertising, boat hire, rods, reels, fishing lures and weights.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 North Ronaldsay Community Council

This group will provide facilitating services to the North Ronaldsay, Orkney, community. This will enhances the amenity areas for residents and tourists. This grant will fund fence materials, a storage container and freight costs.

£7,083 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2009 Eday Community Enterprises Ltd

The group owns and runs a general store run by part time staff and volunteers. They wish to erect a wind turbine to generate electricity for the shop so that they can reduce electricity costs and carbon emissions. This award will be used to purchase a 6KW

£6,941 Big Lottery Fund
30 Apr 2009 The North Ronaldsay Trust

This group will make repairs to the 'Old Kirk', preserving this historical building for future generations. This grant will fund roof repairs, windows and doors.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Apr 2009 Orkney Zerowaste

This project aims to eliminate waste in Orkney by 2025. In order to do this the group aim to construct and operate a Recycling Village, which will recycle and process various waste streams and offer a substantial waste education and awareness programme. T

£7,110 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2009 Orkney Arts Society

Towards the cost of presenting a winter programme of arts events

£3,750 Scottish Arts Council
27 Mar 2009 Orphir Community School

This school will create a safe, new playpark within the school grounds providing a fun and stimulating area for children aged 4 to 11 years old to play at breaktimes and lunchtimes. The grant will fund swings, safety surfacing, wetpour groundworks, delive

£7,170 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2009 Rendall Pipe Band

This pipe band will purchase a core supply of group instruments to enable all members, varying in age and ability, to practice and play together. The grant will be used to purchase bagpipes, practice chanters, bass drum set, tenor drum sets and cases, sna

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Feb 2009 Stronsay Community Association

This group manage a community centre as an operational base for a number of community groups and a location for social activities. The grant will fund the refurbishment of its kitchen.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Stronsay's Silver Darlings

This new group promote the appreciation and practice of traditional music. The grant will fund CD production costs, travel costs, accommodation costs, professional fees, studio costs and promotion costs.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
5 Dec 2008 Westray Heritage Trust

This group provide maintenance to buildings seen as of importance to local heritage and educates the public in the history, geography and wildlife of Westray. The grant will be used to purchase a photocopier.

£3,280 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Rousay Primary School

This group provides educational activities for children. The grant will cover the costs of ferry fares.

£1,817 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2008 Eday Partnership

The project will fund Eday Partnership's (EP) 'Eday Community Wind and Sustainability' project, for two years, to purchase land, install and operate a 900kW community owned wind turbine exporting renewable energy to the national grid. The community contro

£675,785 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2008 Shapinsay Development Trust

This project will help the community of Shapinsay, in the Orkney Islands become more sustainable, self reliant and enterprising. The group will be submitting an application for funding of a wind turbine and the income generated from this will be used to e

£5,296 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Orkney Camera Club

This group offer the opportunity for residents of Orkney to participate in photography and related activities. The grant will be used to purchase a projector, laptop, accessory platforms, speakers, screen and software.

£3,938 Scottish Arts Council
9 Sep 2008 Orkney Fossil and Vintage Centre

This group aim to create and exhibit a collection of local and international fossils and social history in their centre, creating a popular visitor attraction. The grant is for the replacement of doors and windows and redecorating costs.

£7,115 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Stronsay Development Trust

This Orkney based group work to stabilise and regenerate its local community. The award will be used to produce a brochure and to buy a laptop.

£8,212 Big Lottery Fund