Lottery grants awarded to Shetland Islands, Scotland in 2010

21 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
16 Nov 2010 Shetland Rugby Club

The club will use the grant to set up floodlights outdoors. This will extend the hours available for outdoor training sessions.

£3,940 Sport Scotland
12 Oct 2010 Unst Partnership Ltd

This group will build an allotment scheme for the local communities living on Unst in the Shetland Isles. This project is part of the overall scheme to enabling the group to build parking facilities, fencing and pathways between allotments sites. The gran

£3,473 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2010 Shetland Pre School Play Ltd

This group will set up informal parent support groups in eight different areas within the Shetland Isles. This will provide participants with the opportunity to get support with parenting problems, develop their life skills and develop their family skills

£8,800 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2010 Scalloway Youth Centre Trust

The trust will provide an outdoor play area which will be used by a number of community groups. The new facility will increase opportunities for active play. This grant will be used to buy cladding panels, safety surfacing and mural boards.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Lerwick Bridge Club

This group will purchase a card dealing machine to play duplicate bridge.

£2,938 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Junior Up Helly Aa

This group will purchase building materials to extend the size of their storage shed and increase the space available for group activities. The grant will help fund building materials.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Anderson High School

This school will set up a health and fitness club. The grant will pay for a trampoline, rowing machine, two exercise bikes and a cross trainer.

£9,002 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2010 Brae Youth Club

This group based in Brae Shetland will organise dance classes for young people. The grant will fund six hip hop dance workshops and six street dance workshops.

£550 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2010 Mid Yell Boating and Social Club

The club will upgrade their facilities and services for the benefit of the local community. This grant will fund a pool table, a projector with screen, a karaoke system, a megaflow cylinder plus fittings, a fridge, stainless worktops, a storage unit and a

£9,794 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2010 Bressay History Group

This group will carry out an educational project to promote the Cruester Burnt Mound, an important local bronze aged landmark. This grant will help pay for heritage professional's fees, an education pack, living history presenters for 6 days, travel cost

£8,858 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2010 Nesting Primary School

The school will take a group of primary children from Shetland to London on a cultural exchange and will visit among other trips a multicultural school in London to learn from each other. This grant will fund accommodation costs, travel and entrance fees.

£4,854 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2010 Unst Partnership Ltd

The Unst Partnership's project aims to determine whether a micro spinning mill could be established on Unst. The mill would support small businesses and other charities such as Global Yell Ltd. The grant will be used to pay for a feasibility study

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2010 Shetland Folk Festival Society

This group will organise two new events as part of the 30th Anniversary Shetland Folk Festival. The first event will be a specific childrens entertainment event. The second will be a young performers concert showcasing the talents of young Shetland musici

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2010 Aith Hall

This group will use its grant to buy new sliding doors for the hall.

£4,577 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2010 Foula Electricity Trust

This group will improve and replace the electricity system on the island of Foula, Shetland, by installing three small wind turbines. Funded through Growing Community Assets, the two-year project will consolidate and stabilise the supply of electricity on

£220,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2010 Lerwick Boating Club

New Boat Deck/Training facility

£50,000 Sport Scotland
22 Jan 2010 Shetland Womens Football Club

This group will buy the equipment needed to establish a girls football team, aimed at girls under the age of 14 years. This grant will pay for footballs, training equipment, team strips, training wear, venue hire and advertising leaflet printing.

£4,696 Sport Scotland
22 Jan 2010 Bigton Community Hall

The group will replace old windows with water-tight double glazing to help retain heat and improve conditions for the many local residents who use the space on a regular basis. The grant will pay for the purchase and installation of new windows.

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2010 Whalsay Minibus Association

This group will buy a replacement minibus, allowing the group to continue their community transport service. This grant will part fund the purchase of a replacement minibus

£9,707 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2010 Disability Shetland

This group will organise and deliver an outreach programme to children with additional support needs. The programme will include art and craft activities, games, drama and movement classes and indoor and outdoor physical activities. The grant will go towa

£6,385 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2010 Shetland Astronomical Society

This group will purchase small, portable telescopes to increase the range of equipment available to people across the Shetland Isles. The grant will pay for telescopes and laser pointers.

£2,141 Big Lottery Fund