Scotland: delegated decisions April 2019

Schedule of Decisions under delegated powers to Acting Heads of Scotland on 29 April 2019

National Lottery Grants for Heritage

The Royal Crichton Oral History Project

The Crichton Trust will research and record the oral histories of the decommissioned Royal Crichton Hospital, including the lived experience of people with long-term mental health conditions.

  • Applicant: Crichton Trust
  • Decision: Award Grant of £9,600 (47%)

Semple Stories and Lochwinnoch’s Glories

This project will capture the oral histories of 30 local residents in the Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park area.

  • Applicant: Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park
  • Decision: Award Grant of £19,700 (52%)

Discovering Our Garnock Valley Heritage - A Keek into our Past

  • Applicant: Barrmill Jolly Beggars Burns Club
  • Decision: Reject

Cullen Heritage and Aul Kirk App

Over a year the applicant will deliver an intergenerational project to engage with the rural community of Cullen to develop an app, and deliver a range of community activities.

  • Applicant: Cullen Past and Present Volunteer Group
  • Decision: Award Grant of £9,500 (32%)

Doors Open Days 30 Years Celebrations

This project will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Doors Open Day Festival by providing a series of additional projects and events aimed at broadening the range of participants.

  • Applicant: The Scottish Civic Trust
  • Decision: Reject

Haddington in the 16th Century - A new digital archive and exhibition

This year long project will see the creation of a digital resource which documents and shares the 16th century history of Haddington.

  • Applicant: Haddington's History Society
  • Decision: Reject

YMCA Maritime Adventures

In this year long project staff and volunteers of Stranraer YMCA will engage with children and young people in activities focussed on the heritage of Loch Ryan and the local harbour.

  • Applicant: Stranraer YMCA
  • Decision: Reject

Quarter Parish Church stonework refurbishment

This project aims to replace stonework and renew the pointing of B-listed Quarter Parish Church in Hamilton.

  • Applicant: Friends of Low Parks Museum Society
  • Decision: Reject

Scottish Justice Conference 2019

This project aims to explore the historical legislative and judicial injustices of the justice system in Scotland, through the creation of a Scottish Justice conference.

  • Applicant: Fair Justice System for Scotland Group
  • Decision: Reject

Mighty Brooches!

Mrs Magooty CIC will deliver a social history and bead embroidery project focusing on stories of seven women from East Renfrewshire.

  • Applicant: Mrs Magooty CIC
  • Decision: Reject

Mull Head Access and Interpretation Project"

This project will enhance the visitor experience and protect important habitats by improving path infrastructure and interpretation at Mull Head Local Nature Reserve.

  • Applicant: Orkney Islands Council
  • Decision: Award Grant of £29,500 (58%)

Royal Burgh of Linlithgow Civic Insignia Sculpture Project

This project aims to celebrate the heritage of the two traditional civic insignias of Linlithgow, the "Black Bitch" and "St Michael and the Serpent/Dragon".

  • Applicant: Linlithgow Burgh Trust - Burgh Beautiful Linlithgow
  • Decision: Award Grant of £4,900 (4%)

Heritage, Roots and Voices

The Project will run a programme of activities engaging MECC young people based around the theme of Heritage, Roots

  • Applicant: Intercultural Youth Scotland
  • Decision: Reject