Northern Ireland: delegated decisions January 2022
National Lottery Grants for Heritage
Causeway American Connections Project
Applicant: Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council
Project description: an oral history project charting American links with the local area dating back to the arrival of American troops 80 years ago.
Celebrating custodianship & saving the bell
Applicant: Forbairt Feirste
Project description: restore and display the bell from Broadway Church on the Falls Road. Interpretation panels will illustrate its story and the influence of Presbyterianism in a predominantly Catholic/Nationalist/Republican area of Belfast.
Decision: Award grant £9,500 (100%)
St Macartan’s The Forth Bellcote
Applicant: Clogher Parish
Project description: essential repairs to the Grade B+ listed St Macartan’s Church in rural mid-Ulster.
Decision: Award grant £123,539 (100%)
Heritage Venues Animation Achieving Organisation Resilience & Delivering Collaborative Programme Excellence
Applicant: Derry City & Strabane District Council (DCSDC)
Project description: A two-year mentoring programme for nine heritage organisations in DCSDC, designed to enhance resilience and sustainability through joint and partnership approaches to service delivery.
Decision: Award Grant £100,000 (100%)