Northern Ireland: delegated decisions January 2019

Schedule of Decisions under delegated powers to Head of HLF Northern Ireland on 29 January 2019

Resilient Heritage

1. The Windmill Field Feasibility Studies, Saintfield

A feasibility survey and studies to assist with decisions about the purchase of an historic site on which to tell stories of Saintfield’s early history.

Applicant: Saintfield Development Association

Decision: Award grant of £7,200 (100%)

FWW: Then and Now

1. “Edgarstown Remembers”

This project aims to tell the story of individuals from the Edgarstown area who fought and lost their lives in the First World War.

Applicant: Edgarstown Residents Association

Decision: Award Grant of £9,900 (98%)

Our Heritage

1. Skills for Biodiversity Training Programme

TCV will run a programme of training to develop natural heritage management skills which will focus on four groups of habitats to provide training venues and will engage local people in learning and practical work.

Applicant: The Conservation Volunteers (TCV)

Decision: Reject

2: Permanent Exhibition of Past Traditional Singers, Song Writers and Song Collections from Ulster

To preserve the inheritance of the Irish song tradition from Ulster through the development of an exhibition honouring the legacy of all traditions.

Applicant: TMAC Cultural Development Committee

Decision: Reject

3. Exchange Place ArcHive

To transform a section of the Exchange Place building into a flexible multi-purpose space for the ArcHive hub which will enable local heritage exhibitions, digital screenings and films, and heritage workshops.

Applicant: Exchange Place Resources Ltd

Decision: Award Grant of £20,700 (89%)

4. In the shiny pouches of raindrops, Connecting people and place in the Upper Springfield

To deliver a social and natural heritage research, learning and skills training project.

Applicant: Glór na Móna Teo

Decision: Award Grant of £63,800 (100%)