Lottery grants awarded to Stromness

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
27 Mar 2017 Stromness Museum

SSB Listening to the piers - Exploring the history of Stromness through the town piers

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 Orkney Natural History Society

SSB Listening to the piers - Exploring the history of Stromness through the town piers

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2017 Orkney Folk Festival

35th Orkney Folk Festival

£6,000 Creative Scotland
22 Feb 2017 George Mackay Brown Fellowship

Orkney Book Festival and residency

£12,100 Creative Scotland
19 Dec 2016 Soulisquoy Printmakers

Installation and refurbishment of a 'Columbian' printing press with programme of training and creative projects

£6,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Old School Managers

Old School Managers

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2016 The Orcadian Story Trust

The Orcadian Story Trust

£1,071 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2016 The Orcadian Story Trust

This group promotes and encourages storytelling in Orkney, and is the facilitator on the annual Orkney Storytelling Festival. The project will allow a group of storytellers, volunteers and audience members to visit the island of Flotta during the forthcoming festival to promote and share storytelling with the local community residing there.

£1,071 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2016 Orkney Folk Festival

34th Orkney Folk Festival

£6,000 Creative Scotland
25 Jan 2016 Orkney Archaeology Society

Orkney World Heritage Site Fieldwalking Project: learning about archaeology amongst Orkney‘«÷s world famous monuments

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 May 2015 The Island of Hoy Development Trust

The Island of Hoy Development Trust

£9,225 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
23 Feb 2015 The Pier Arts Centre

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

£10,000 Creative Scotland
16 Sep 2014 Orkney Islands Council

Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum Restoration and Improvements

£904,000 Heritage 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
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
11 Dec 2013 The Friends of St Johns Trust Church, Lyness

St Johns Church, Lyness: Repair and restoration project

£108,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
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
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
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
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
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
16 May 2012 North Walls Community School

The school will develop a gardening club as an extracurricular activity for children aged 5-14. The grant will fund all weather protective kit, tools, equipment, gardening materials and storage.

£3,374 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2011 Orkney Islands Council - Development and Environment

The council will run arts sessions for the local community, to complement the Stromness Townscape Heritage Initiative. Participants will produce artwork using various mediums and techniques inspired by their local environment. This grant will fund projec

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Orkney Skate Trust

The trust will undertake a Marine Conservation Tag and Release programme to collect meaningful data on critically endangered fish, in particular the Flapper Skate. This grant will fund vessel charter, fishing equipment, safety equipment, a handheld VHF, a

£9,830 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 Orkney West Mainland Agricultural Society

This group will purchase show jumping equipment in order that equestrian events can take place at their annual show. This grant will fund a set of show jumps, a trailer and modifications to the trailer.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Orkney Amateur Swimming Club

The club will give swimmers aged between 8 and 16 the opportunity to participate in competitions, galas and tournaments on mainland Scotland over the next year. The grant will contribute to the cost of entry fees, travel, accommodation and subsistence fo

£4,750 Sport Scotland
23 May 2011 Friends of Hoy Kirk

The group will erect a quality, secure insulated building to store equipment when not in use in their hall. This will enable the main hall of Hoy Kirk to be fully flexible and used for numerous purposes as required by the sparse and remote Community of Ho

£8,086 Big Lottery Fund
9 May 2011 Orkney Amateur Swimming Club

The club provides opportunities for children and adults to participate in the sport of swimming. The project is based in Stromness, Orkney Islands and focuses on coach training. This grant will part fund 4 UKCC level 1 coaching courses.

£600 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2011 Orkney Folk Festival

Towards the cost of running an annual folk festival in Orkney.

£5,500 Creative Scotland
1 Mar 2011 RSPB Scotland

Enjoy Wild Orkney

£351,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2011 Pier Arts Centre

Towards the cost of a major exhibition of new work by Jim Lambie including a special commission for the Pier Arts Centre Collection.

£8,000 Creative Scotland
1 Feb 2011 Grieveship Residents Association

The association will erect a set of goal posts in local playing fields, providing better facilities for local children who play football there. The grant will fund goalposts, nets and net brackets.

£600 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2010 Friends of the Hoy Kirk

Hoy Heritage - Memories of Creels and Crofts

£15,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2010 Stenness Community School PTA

The group will develop the community library into a more accessible learning and resource centre for the school and the wider community. This grant will fund a library management system, a computer, a printer, a guillotine and new books.

£2,143 Big Lottery Fund
16 Nov 2010 The Friends of Stromness Town Hall

This group will upgrade the stage lighting in the town hall for use by various community groups for drama productions, events and functions. The grant will contribute towards stage lighting and installation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2010 Stromness Church of Scotland

Stromness Church of Scotland, Orkney

£65,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Haey Hope Club

This club will purchase a new minibus to replace its existing minibus which is beyond repair, providing an improved and extended bus service to local people on the Island of Hoy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2010 The Island of Hoy Development Trust

This group will develop a ?2.5 million community fund over 20 years through their `Community Wind Turbine' project. Funded through Growing Community Assets the project will enable the community to purchase and operate a 900kW wind turbine to generate an i

£436,513 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2010 Shapinsay Development Trust

This group will develop a ?2 million community fund over 20 years through their Community Wind Turbine' project. Funded through Growing Community Assets the project will enable the community to purchase and operate a 900kW wind turbine to generate an inde

£435,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2010 1st Stenness Brownies

This group will attend the Girlguiding Scotland centenary event for Brownies from all over Scotland. This grant will go towards flight and coach hire costs for 10 girls and 2 leaders.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2009 Touchwood Project

This group will run three pilot education projects to promote sustainable living, recycling and outdoor skills. The grant will fund a mobile classroom tentipi, a stove, furnishings, instructor fees, supplies for pilot activities and travel costs.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2009 Island of Hoy Development Trust

South Isles Ranger

£21,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2009 Stromness Golf Club Junior Projects

This project will provide a safe and fit for purpose golf training facilities for junior members. The project will provide an area for practice with driving nets, an 18 hole putting facility and a practice bunker. The grant will be used to pay for contrac

£5,000 Sport Scotland
23 Apr 2009 Stromness Academy

This school project will involve new productions with more modern and innovative use of lighting, sound and staging in the Theatre. This grant will fund a lighting board, a sound control system, 6 laptop computers, an integrated electronic whiteboard, vid

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2009 Flotta Play Area Action Group

This group will create a much needed community space which will include a play area for youngsters, trees, shrubs and a pleasant seating area for this rural community in a bid to reduce isolation. The grant will be used to pay for play equipment and inst

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2009 Orkney Folk Festival

Towards the cost of promoting a programme of performing arts in 2009

£6,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Jan 2009 Pier Arts Centre

Towards the cost of developing the Pier Arts Centre's Reference Library.

£18,375 Scottish Arts Council
9 Sep 2008 Stromness Shopping Week Association

This group organise the local 'shopping festival' to bring the inhabitants of Stromness together. The grant will fund artist fees, accommodation costs and transport costs.

£8,769 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 West Mainland Strathspey & Reel Society

The group encourage the knowledge, love and practice of playing traditional Scottish music and new compositions. The grant will fund transport costs to Norway and will be used to purchase a piano.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
7 Jul 2008 Orkney Guide Association

The group offer young girls personal development and the opportunity to socialise and participate in various indoor and outdoor activities. The grant will be used to pay for a new roof for campsite cottage.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Feb 2008 Orkney Folk Festival

Towards the cost of the Orkney Folk Festival 2008

£7,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Jan 2008 Harray and Sandwick Community Council

This group provides a platform for residents to voice their opinions to the local authorities. The grant will pay for landscaping, excavation, fencing, waste removal, dry stone walling, a roof for the shelter and plants.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2007 Orkney Traditional Dance Association

Orkney Traditional Dance Association promote traditional Scottish ceilidh dancing. The award will contribute to the staging of a Ceilidh Weekend to be held on Orkney from 11 to13 April 2008. Dance tutors and musicians from other areas in Scotland will be

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
16 Oct 2007 Orkney Islands Council

Scapa Flow Landscape Partnership Scheme

£1,355,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Oct 2007 Orkney Islands Council

Stromness Town Centre Regeneration

£1,465,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Apr 2007 Gable End Theatre Co Ltd

This group promotes dramatic and musical entertainment for the Orkney community. The grant will fund sound equipment and lighting

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
16 Mar 2007 Orkney Folk Festival

Towards the cost of the 25th Orkney Folk Festival

£6,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Nov 2006 Pier Arts Centre

towards providing opportunities for a trainee to gain experience and assist in the education programme of Pier Arts Centre

£15,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Oct 2006 Orkney Association of Youth Clubs

This group aims to develop the physical and mental capacities through leisure and educational activities. weekend activity and events costs, venue hire, sessional support fees, accommodation and transport costs.

£4,775 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2006 Pier Arts Centre

towards the cost of travel from Orkney to London accomdation and expenses in London and admission to Origin & Frieze Art Fair

£717 Scottish Arts Council
14 Aug 2006 Flotta Community Council

This group promote and represent the views of the community on the Island of Flotta. The money will be used as a contribution towards the overall cost of constructing a 9-hole putting green on the Island of Flotta.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2006 Orkney West Mainland Agricultural Society

This group promote and advance the interests of the local agricultural community. The money is for PA system, folding tables, stacking chairs, chair trolley, cooker, crockery/utensils, stainless steel table and trolley.

£9,078 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2006 Friends of Hoy Kirk

This group manage the old church building and plan to turn it into a community centre. The money is for a water main, installation of septic tank, fittings for kitchenette and professional fees.

£9,398 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2005 North Walls Centre

This group provide social and educational activities for local people. The grant is for play equipment and safety surfacing.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
8 Aug 2005 Orkney Blues Festival

The Group Promotes The Playing And Enjoyment Of Rhythm And Blues Through An Annual Festival. The Grant Is For Instruments, Tutors Fees, Travel And Accommodation.

£4,500 Scottish Arts Council
5 Aug 2005 Flotta Community Association

This group run a public hall facility. The grant is for making and fitting of sliding stage rails, drape rail and stage rail and making stage and backdrop curtains.

£2,800 New Opportunities Fund
10 Jun 2005 Stromness Drama Club

This Group Provides Opportunities For People To Participate In Drama Activities. The Grant Is For Part Fund Accomodation, Travel And Production Costs And Tickets.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
10 Jun 2005 Gable End Theatre Co Ltd

This Group Promotes, Encourages And Provides Opportunities For People To Take Part In The Performing Arts. The Grant Is For Artists' Fees And Travel Costs.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Mar 2005 Orkney Folk Festival

towards the cost of the 2005 Orkney Folk Festival

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
28 Jan 2005 Scottish Wildlife Trust

Hill of White Hamars - Land Acquisition

£39,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2004 Pier Arts Centre

Towards the cost of supporting the presentation of a solo show by Richard Slee at the Pier Arts Centre

£5,262 Scottish Arts Council
15 May 2004 Orkney Folk Festival

Towards the cost of running the Orkney Folk Festival

£7,000 Scottish Arts Council
25 Aug 2003 Stromness Flower Club

This Group Organise Demonstrations, Workshops, Films And Talks To Increase Flower Arranging Skills And Knowledge Of Plants. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Bring Flower Arranging Demonstrators To The Island For The First Time To Run A Series Of Flower

£4,568 Scottish Arts Council
4 Jul 2003 Orkney Folk Festival

Towards the cost of the 2003 Orkney Folk Festival

£5,500 Scottish Arts Council
11 Apr 2003 Pier Arts Centre

Towards the cost of Neil Firth and Andrew Parkinson attending the Venice Biennale

£810 Scottish Arts Council
3 Mar 2003 Gable End Film Society

The Group Aim To Promote An Interest In Cinematic Art From Around The World By Providing A Range Of Film Related Events For Local People. The Grant Will Allow This Recently Established Group To Show A Wide Range Of Films To A Variety Of Audiences, Enabli

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Feb 2003 Pier Arts Centre

Towards the cost of attending the Skills Development Programme and In House Visitor Research training course

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
4 Feb 2003 Orkney Riding Club

This Group Encourages Riding As A Sport And Recreation Aiming To Improve Standards Of Riding And Horsemanship For All Members. The Grant Will Enable The Group To Purchase Show Jumping Equipment Which Will Allow A High Standard Of Events And Competitions

£5,000 Sport Scotland
26 Nov 2002 Pier Arts Centre

Towards the cost of the redevelopment and extension of the Pier Arts Centre

£1,990,000 Scottish Arts Council
25 Nov 2002 Gable End Theatre Company Ltd

Towards the cost of an extension to the theatre building to provide disabled access and improve facilities

£19,250 Scottish Arts Council
20 Nov 2002 The Pier Arts Centre Trust

Pier Arts centre - Extension and Refurbishment

£1,157,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Aug 2002 Stenness Community Association

This group from Stenness maintains and manages a community hall for the benefit of local people. The grant will be used to purchase replacement lighting, and install the integrated sound system.

£5,000 Community Fund
4 Apr 2002 Orkney Guide Association

This group from Stomness provides growth and personal development opportunities for children and young people. The grant will be used to fund transport, venue hire, photocopying costs, and purchase craft materials.

£1,030 Community Fund
6 Dec 2001 Orkney Riding Club

This Group Provides Opportunities For The Local Community To Participate In All Aspects Of Riding. The Grant Will Be Used To Purchase Walkie-Talkie Radios, Headsets, Dressage Arena Boards, Dressage Markers And Jump Markers.

£2,974 Sport Scotland
4 Oct 2001 The Stromness Sailing Club

This Group Provides Opportunities For People To Participate In Sailing. The Grant Will Be Used To Fund The Construction Of A Boat Storage Area And Security Fence.

£5,000 Sport Scotland
15 Aug 2001 Scottish Natural Heritage

Viking Heaths

£961,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2001 Dounby Chanter Practice

This group provides opportunities for people to practice and learn piping and drumming skills. The grant will be used to purchase pipes and drums.

£4,856 Scottish Arts Council
8 Jun 2001 Hamnavoe Carers

This group provides outings and social contact for the elderly on the islands. The grant will be used to fund expenses involved in one week's holiday in Scotland for 12 elderly people.

£3,465 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 Stenness Community Association

This group provides social, recreational and educational activities for members of the local community. The grant will be used to fund design and production fees, installation and administration costs.

£3,513 Scottish Arts Council
3 Mar 2000 The Scottish Redundant Churches Trust

St Peter's Church, Sandwick, Orkney - repairs

£171,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2000 Stenness Youth Club

This group provides social and recreational activities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase sports and games equipment, a music system and disco lights.

£1,750 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Graemsay Community Association

This group provides social and recreational activities for local people. The grant will be used to purchase benches and litter bins and to fund labour and materials.

£4,014 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Stromness Athletic Club

This Group Provides Opportunities For The Local Community To Participate In Track And Field Athletics. The Grant Will Be Used To Fund Travel And Accommodation.

£509 Sport Scotland
16 Nov 1999 Pier Arts Centre

Towards the cost of a design development study into adding to and refurbishing the Pier Arts Centre

£50,000 Scottish Arts Council
14 Sep 1999 Orkney Guide Association

This group provides personal growth and development opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase computer equipment.

£1,500 Community Fund