Hill of Towie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Awards

Hill of Towie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Awards

To date, the Hill of Towie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund has awarded a total of £637,394.93 as follows:

Round 15 – November 2019 Funding Awarded £44,585.02

Mulben Picnic Committee £7,920.00 for demolition of a derelict building/shelter near the playpark.
Keith 50+ Group £500.00 for the Health & Fitness activities of Keith 50+ Group.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £17,428.38 for car park levelling, drainage and resurfacing.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £900.00 for Drummuir in Bloom.
Keith Community Council £2,163.14 for refurbishing some of the Christmas lights.
Rrrrallye Team £344.00 for Rrrrallye Family Fun Day/Car Show.
Keith in Flower £3,700.00 for planters for Keeping Keith in Flower.
Boharm Public Hall £1,866.99 to purchase and install a defibrillator.
Keith Golf Club £3,750.00 for a rough cutting roller mower.
The Loft Youth Project £6,012.51 for Loft Youth Project sessional workers.

 

Round 14 – June 2019 Funding Awarded £48,556.49 

Keith Royal British Legion £7,000.00 for toilet refurbishment.
Drummuir 21 £700.00 for a wooden statue of local saint, St Fumac.
Boharm Public Hall £17,742.00 to replace all railings and gates around Boharm Hall.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £1,716.99 to purchase and install a defibrillator.
Sunshine Developmental Playgroup £200.00 for uniforms.
Keith Country Dance Club £200.00 towards running costs.
The Loft Youth Project £997.50 for an young people’s awards group project.
Keith Show Park £10,000.00 for power distribution.
Longmore Hall £10,000.00 towards upgrading the stage and equipment.

 

Round 13 – November 2018 Funding Awarded £ 27,922.31

Botriphnie Social Group £200.00 towards running costs.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £11,340.00 for broadband for the area.
Keith Community Radio (KCR) £279.98 for CCTV at the studio.
2nd Keith Scout Group £2,500.00 for a new trailer.
1st Keith Guides £4,371.53 for camping equipment.
Drummuir 21 £540.00 for a shelter for the storytellers’ chair.
Botriphnie Primary Parent Council £6,454.80 for the purchase of iPads for pupils.
Mulben Scottish Country Dancing Club £200.00 towards running costs.
Boharm SWI £200.00 towards running costs.
Keith & Dufftown Railway £1,836.00 to print ‘Fumac The Good’s Adventures’ Book.

 

Round 12 – June 2018 Funding Awarded £ 30,825.00

Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £550.00 for village flowers.
Keith Golf Club £5,000.00 to replace a flat roof.
KeRBS £3,000.00 to extension to half pipe.
Taylor Court Residents’ Association £350.00 towards summer outing.
Keith British Legion £5,925.00 for a kitchen upgrade.
Keith & District Men’s Shed £13,000.00 for cabin cladding.
Boharm Hall £1,000.00 for an outdoor noticeboard.
Keith & Strathisla Regeneration Partnership £2,000.00 for a reprint of the ‘Walks Around Keith’ leaflets.

 

Round 11 – October 2017 Funding Awarded £ 32,839.02

Keith 50+ Group £199.99 for a new sound system.
Botriphnie Social Group £200.00 towards running costs.
Keith Community Radio (KCR) £866.17 for outdoor broadcast and branding.
Drummuir 21 £10,000.00 for restoring the All Abilities Path
Newmill Hall Committee £2,123.00 to extend the hall heating system.
Boharm Public Hall £7,332.00 for store refurbishment.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £409.20 for a display board for advertising.
Boharm Public Hall £3,189.00 for new gutters and pipes.
Boharm Public Hall £8,319.66 for Mulben broadband.
Rrrrallye £200.00 towards running costs for Rrrrallye Fun Day.

 

Round 10 – May 2017 Funding Awarded £61,513.99

Drummuir 21 £1,121.59 Reprint of “Fumac the Good” book.
Keith Football Club £3,000.00 for a disabled spectator shelter.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £550.00 for village flowers.
Boharm Public Hall £1,320.00 for the purchase of a digital piano.
St Rufus Park Regeneration Group £15,000.00 towards green gym equipment.
Boharm SWI £325.00 towards an annual outing.
Keith & District Sports Trust £10,000.00 to erect a groundsman’s storage shed.
Keith Primary Frog Squad £5,000.00 towards playground equipment.
Keith Grammar School Parent Council £3,000.00 towards the MATE ROV trip.
Keith Men’s Shed £6,020.00 for the purchase of woodworking tools.
Boharm Public Hall £14,412.50 for paving around Boharm Public Hall.
Boharm Public Hall £1,764.90 for car park markings and signs.

 

Round 9 – September 2016 Funding Awarded £25,195.77

Botriphnie Primary Parent Council £15,299.66 towards outdoor learning equipment.
Keith & Dufftown Railway Association £1,500.00 towards installing hand dryers.
Keith Rollerbladers & Skaters £3,896.11 to purchase and install a halfpipe at the skatepark.
Boharm Public Hall £2,500.00 for improved acoustics for the hall.
4th Keith Brownie Pack £2,000.00 for a residential trip.

 

Round 8 – June 2016 Funding Awarded £ 30,838.40

Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £583.20 for village floral displays.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £2,006.21 to purchase a floor cleaner.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £3,844.00 for portable staging.
Botriphnie SWI £200.00 towards running costs.
Newmill Community Association £5,000.00 for the war memorial restoration.
Keith Golf Club £10,000.00 for a purchase of an aerator.
Keith TMSA Festival £999.99 for staging and lighting.
Keith Rotary £800.00 for Fishwives Walk promotion.
Keith Community Council £7,405.00 for Christmas lights.

 

Round 7 – October 2015 Funding Awarded £49,652.00

Keith in Flower £1,500.00 for plants and containers.
Strathisla Pipe Band £5,500.00 for uniforms.
Keith Community Radio (KCR) £960.00 for CD and audio switching equipment.
Botriphnie Primary Parent Council £1,692.00 for playground markings.
Boharm Public Hall £40,000.00 for car park tarmac.

 

Round 6 – April 2015 Funding Awarded £ 69,297.44

Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £670.00 for the village floral display.
Botriphnie Primary Parent Council £605.00 for playground equipment.
Botriphnie WRI £500.00 towards running costs and craft classes.
Rrrrallye £1,000.00 for a youth drive training project.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £52,737.50 for hall storage building.
Boharm WRI Mulben £574.00 towards annual outing.
Keith Sports Trust £3,000.00 for field shelters.
KeRBS £3,300.00 for Skatepark Combo Box.
Keith & Dufftown Railway Association £2,000.00 towards the rebuilding of Towiemore Halt platform.
Boharm Public Hall £4,910.94 for a new sound system.

 

Round 5 – October 2014 Funding Awarded £30,770.01

Newmill Renewables CIC £3,000.00 for solar panels.
Boharm WRI Mulben £200.00 towards running costs.
Keith & Dufftown Railway Association £5,738.53 towards rebuilding Towiemore Halt platform.
Mulben Picnic Committee £3,000.00 for bonfire and fireworks.
Botriphnie Primary Parent Council £950.00 for St Fumac Scarf Project.
Sunshine Developmental Group £600.00 towards running costs and equipment.
Keith Community Radio (KCR) £200.00 towards running costs.
Keith Community Council Christmas Lights Committee £5,000.00 for Christmas lights.
KeRBS £6,317.00 for Keith Skatepark Combo Box.
The Loft Youth Project £5,764.48 to refurbish the café bar.

 

Round 4 – April 2014 Funding Awarded £57,326.40 

Keith Grammar School Parent Council £776.40 towards Summer Club for Primary 7 pupils with support needs.
Royal Northern Countryside Initiative £2,750.00 towards running a Keith Grammar School Farmers’ Market.
Mulben Picnic Committee £25,000.00 towards a children’s playpark.
Botriphnie SWRI £496.00 towards running costs and an annual outing.
Keith Sports Trust £1,500.00 towards field improvements.
Drummuir 21 £9,134.00 for a paths feasibility study.
Drummuir Community Trust £2,320.00 for architect’s fees.
Loch Park £1,000.00 to rebuild the jetty.
2nd Keith Scout Group £12,000.00 towards hall kitchen renovation.
Keith & Dufftown Railway Association £2,350.00 to repaint Keith Station.

 

Round 3 – September 2013 Funding Awarded £ 50,902.27

Keith Community Radio £2,384.00 for license fee and equipment.
Newmill Community Association £1,000.00 towards refurbishing Christmas lights.
Boharm SWRI £200.00 towards running costs.
Boharm Public Hall £9,124.00 towards kitchen renovation.
Boharm Public Hall £11,820.75 for solar panels.
Boharm Public Hall £1,320.00 for roof repair.
Boharm Public Hall £6,360.00 towards new seating.
Boharm Public Hall £550.95 for kitchen equipment.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £1,747.57 for kitchen equipment.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £200.00 towards running costs.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £8,495.00 for acoustic panelling.
Sunshine Developmental Group £200.00 to purchase plants and tools.
Keith Bowling Club £1,500.00 towards modernisation of the club.
Mulben Picnic Committee £2,000.00 towards fireworks night
Keith Sports Trust £4,000.00 for field maintenance and to purchase a mower
 

Round 2 – April 2013 Funding Awarded £38,660.61

Keith & Dufftown Railway Association £3,222.00 for repairs to Keith Railway Station.
2nd Keith Scout Group £1,700.00 to purchase a marquee.
Boharm Public Hall £500.00 for a deep clean.
Boharm Public Hall £3,102.43 to purchase a cleaning machine.
Boharm Public Hall £6,600.00 to purchase a stage.
Boharm Public Hall £10,810.00 towards kitchen refurbishment.
Boharm Public Hall £1,455.78 purchase of replacement crockery.
Keith Community Radio (KCR) £6,000.00 to purchase a FM transmitter.
Keith Primary School PTA £1,300.00 for an outdoor activities course with Outfit Moray.
Botriphnie SWRI £200.00 towards running costs.
Drummuir & Botriphnie Community Trust £3,770.40 towards wood panelling for the hall.

 

Round 1 – September 2012 Funding Awarded £38,510.20

Boharm Public Hall £6,600.00 for refurbishment of the hall.
Boharm Public Hall £500.00 for a bootcamp health class.
Boharm SWI £265.00 for an annual outing.
Drummiur & Botriphnie Community Trust £715.00 for Drummiur in Bloom.
Drummiur & Botriphnie Community Trust £7,550.00 to upgrade the Hallkeeper’s cottage and storage.
Keith & District Sports Trust £3,000.00 to install a spectator rail at the community park.
Keith Bowling Club £3,000.00 towards upgrading their facilities.
Newmill Hall Committee £6,000.00 towards upgrading the Newmill Hall.
Strathisla Pipe Band £3,000.00 to purchase new instruments.
Deveron, Bogie & Isla Rivers Charitable Trust £5,980.00 to control invasive species.
Drummuir Bowling Club £1,900.00 for purchase of equipment.