Northern Ireland: delegated decisions February 2022

Northern Ireland: delegated decisions February 2022

Schedule of Decisions under delegated powers to Director, Northern Ireland on 28 February 2022

National Lottery Grants for Heritage 

Reflecting on 50 years of Loughmacrory GFC 

Applicant: CLG Cumann Naomh Treasa (St Teresa’s G.A.A. Club) 

Project description: collect oral histories, memories and stories about the impact of change within the local community in the years 1972-2022. 

Decision: Reject 


Allotments and nature 

Applicant: K McGrath 

Project description: turn a piece of land into a glamping facility and community allotments to help people connect with natural heritage. 

Decision: Reject 


Cathedral stories from the Crypt 

Applicant: St Annes Cathedral 

Project description: a community project focused on connecting a wider range of people with the heritage of the Crypt within the Cathedral. 

Decision: Award grant £37,850 (100%) 


Living History Project 

Applicant: Rural Health Partnership 

Project description: identify walking trails along local archaeological sites to: provide physical activity opportunities, identify and create awareness of significant archaeological sites in the locality, and generate an appreciation of the area. 

Decision: Award grant £126,200 (100%) 


Gaeláras Music Archive 

Applicant: Gaeláras Mhic Ardghail 

Project description: establish an archive of local Irish traditional music and song which can be accessed through drop-in and on-line facilities. The archive will secure the music and songs for subsequent generations. 

Decision: Award grant £105,143 (100%) 


Essential Repairs to St John’s Parish Church Dunnalong 

Applicant: Dunnalong Parish Church 

Project description: a programme of essential repairs to the fabric of the building. 

Decision: Reject 


Belfast’s Buzzing! Creating B-Lines for pollinators and people 

Applicant: Buglife – The Invertebrate Conservation Trust 

Project description: help the recovery of Northern Ireland’s bees and other pollinating insects by restoring wildflower meadows and grasslands across Belfast. 

Decision: Award grant £108,694 (78%) 


Dervock Through the Lens of History 

Applicant: Dervock & District Community Association 

Project description: involve the community of Dervock to record local history and create a permanent heritage collection in the village. 

Decision: Reject