Lottery grants awarded to Shetland in 1997

22 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
10 Dec 1997 Dunrossness Playgroup

This playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will fund a sink unit and toys.

£2,305 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Whitedale Youth Club

This group provides leisure and other activities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase computer equipment, software and running costs.

£2,700 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Gulberwick and Quarff Mothers and Toddlers

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to buy toys and play equipment.

£1,486 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Burra Senior Citizens Club

This group provides social, recreational and educational activities for senior citizens. The grant will be used to fund a Christmas event and an outing.

£866 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Walls and District Todder Group

This play group provides pre-school age children with opportunities for play, recreation and education. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment and fund an outing.

£526 Community Fund
11 Sep 1997 Shetland Arts Trust

Towards the cost of enabling Shetland Youth Theatre to undertake a programme of drama development for young people in Shetland

£32,800 Scottish Arts Council
27 Aug 1997 Swan Trust

This community based project will offer a unique and informal education opportunity to people in Shetland, using the recently reconstructed, turn of the century fishing vessel called the Swan. The three year grant will be used to fund a full-time Project

£79,995 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Shetland Community Enterprise Network

This project will establish a three year development fund which will assist members to solve their business problems, by enabling them to access specialist help and advice. The three year grant will be used to establish a Development Fund, to produce info

£17,500 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Shetland Telecentre And Rural Training Ltd

This project will establish computer clubs to provide rural communities with free and informal access to training in new technology, for people who have difficulty accessing certificated courses. The three year grant will pay for running expenses, includi

£19,991 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Unst Heritage Trust

This project will provide a training resource (including a database) for volunteers in local tourist industry and small businesses. The three year grant will fund a salary, computer equipment and running costs (including training, accommodation costs, and

£38,930 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Shetland Science and Technology Group

This project will raise awareness of science and technology through the provision of a science and technology fair. The one year grant will pay for fees for freelance staff, running costs, travel costs and information materials.

£25,000 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Sandwick Under Fives

This project will provide a kindergym for children under 5 years old in the south of Shetland. The one year grant will fund purpose built kindergym equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Ness Junior Youth Club

This group provides a programme of out of school activities for young people. This grant will be used to purchase sports equipment, earth ball, storage, arts and crafts materials.

£1,700 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Aywick Play Area Association

This group aims to provide recreational facilities for local young people. The grant will be used to create a safe play area.

£4,969 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Old School Centre Management Committee

This group runs and maintains a centre providing informal education and recreation for young people in an isolated rural area. The grant will be used to purchase a computer, printer and fund internet installation and line fee.

£2,017 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Old Haa Trust

This group promotes interest in local history and culture and provides a meeting place for local exhibitions and events. The grant will be used to fund roof repairs.

£5,000 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Garden and Ecological Trail Sandwick

This group is developing a community garden. The grant will be used to purchase garden furniture and continue work on the garden.

£4,750 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Uyeasound Under 5s Group

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase furniture and equipment.

£823 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Trustees For Bixter Public Hall

This group provides a hall facility for the local community. The grant will be used to fund electrical work, tarring and decorating.

£4,608 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Whiteness and Weisdale Hall

This group runs and maintains a facility for local residents and local groups to use for a wide range of activities in the Shetland Island. This grant will be used to fund a cleaning service.

£1,763 Community Fund
20 May 1997 Shetland Islands Council

Commercial Street, Lerwick - Reflagging

£370,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 May 1997 Happy Sound Playgroup

This playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. This grant will be used to purchase a soft play box, a parachute and a play book.

£835 Community Fund