Grants awarded to community groups in Clydesdale

Published: Thursday 23 June 2022

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The latest round of community grants from the Clydesdale Area Committee has been agreed by the council.

One grant was awarded as a playscheme grant, while a further 12 were awarded as community grants.

The group receiving the playscheme grant was Lanark Universal Connections who were awarded £600.

The following groups were awarded Community Grants:

  • Kirkfieldbank Homing and Sporting Club, Lanark – £270 for equipment, administration and publicity costs
  • Scottish Retired Teachers Association – Clydesdale Group, Braidwood – £250 for an outing and entrance fees
  • Elsrickle Women’s Rural Institute, Biggar – £200 for an outing
  • Clydesdale Community Concert Band, Carluke – £720 for equipment
  • Barn Buddies Community Interest Company, Carluke – £250 for start-up costs
  • Wild Things Scotland CIC, Biggar – £600 for equipment and materials
  • Cargill House Club, Lanark – £200 for an outing
  • Abington Bowling Club – £300 for equipment
  • Crawfordjohn Public Hall Association – £500 for equipment
  • St Nicholas Pre-School Playgroup, Lanark – £480 for materials
  • Leadhills Silver Band – £500 for equipment
  • Lanark and District Archaeological Society – £250 for an outing and entrance fees

Community groups interested in applying for awards can do so on the council website.