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Funding for Rural Groups in the Borough

Funding for Rural Groups in the Borough

Wed, December 20, 2017

Causeway Coast and Glens Local Action Group opens for applications in February 2018 for its Rural Basic Services Scheme.

Grants of between £500 and £230,000 are available to rural groups in the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council area.

All applicants who intend to apply must attend a mandatory Pre-Application Funding Workshop in January.

Please click the link here for information on the upcoming Funding Workshops.

If you would like further information please contact the Rural Development Team by calling 028 7034 7016 or email

Hands That Talk, a voluntary organisation in Dungiven has been awarded a Letter of Offer for £173,484.00 to be used towards the creation of a Community Hub in Dungiven. The project is due to be completed in 2018. Pictured are Brian Ferguson, Communication Support Worker, Dorothy Hegarty, MBE, Trustee, Councillor Dermot Nicholl, Causeway Coast and Glens LAG Board Member, Dearbháile Hutchinson, Development Officer and James Mc Kernan, Chairman.