Our Island, Our Future

Windfall Recipients 2016

Windfall Fund Awards – 2016 | January onwards

– Updated 31/12/16

Detailed below are successful applicants:

  • Milton Harbour Association received £3,206 towards Milton Harbour Indicative Cost Analysis- Part Two.
  • An Iodhlann received £500 towards Tiree Archaeology Week.
  • Tiree High School received £660 towards attending the Film G award ceremony.
  • Tiree Piping Society received £3,000 towards bringing a piping tutor to the island.
  • Tiree Rural Development received £6,200 towards running legislative pesticide application training.
  • Hannah Wright received £600 towards attending ‘breadmaking for a living’ training course.
  • Tiree Rural Development received £4,408 towards installation of a chemical waste septic tank for campervans.
  • Tiree High School received £4,400 towards a 5 year swimming programme.
  • Tiree Tots received £1,250 towards the purchase of a bouncy castle.
  • Tiree Association received £3,000 towards the final concert at A’ Bhuain.
  • Tiree Music Festival received £3,000 towards the cost of running the Community Village at this year’s festival.
  • Tiree Music Festival received £3,000 towards toilets and showers at this year’s festival.
  • Feis Thiriodh received £500 towards the purchase of new musical instruments.
  • Cùram Thiriodh received £1400 towards their project Resource Club mainland trip to zoo, theme park and shopping.
  • Wild Diamond received £495 towards training –  Surf Lifeguard Combined Course.
  • Tiree Rural Development/Tiree Agricultural Society received £3000 towards tent hire for Show Day 2016.
  • Tiree Harbours Steering Group received £692 towards a fact finding trip to Barra, South Uist and Kerrera.
  • Tiree Surf Club received £717.20 for their project – Gathering of the Clans 2016, a weekend windsurfing completion to be held in August 2016.
  • Tiree Community Business received £23,150 towards the installation of 8 community owned moorings at Gott Bay.
  • Ishbel Campbell received £3,000 towards a two year distance learning course at Sabhal Mòr.
  • Ishbel Campbell received £600 to towards travel and accommodation expenses for three piano pupils to attend Initial, Grade 1 & Grade 3 exams in Glasgow.
  • Tiree High School received £180 towards a day trip to the Isle of Coll.
  • Bungle Bears Childcare received £500 as a business start-up.
  • Screen Tiree received £1690 towards the purchase of film making equipment.
  • Tiree High School received £2,500 towards school trips in 2016/17.
  • An Talla received £35,837.60 towards installation of new windows and doors at An Talla.
  • Cùram Thiriodh received £7,000 towards the running of The Resource Club in 2017.
  • Tiree Harbours Steering Group received £ 6,724 towards the cost of planning permission for improvements to Milton Harbour.