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Thursday 13 December 2018

Amenity and arts grants awarded

Flashback to 2010: An Alien by Bui Bolg at the Robert Ballagh exhibition ‘Ego’ in Wexford Arts Centre marking the launch of the WEXWORLDS Sci Fi and Fantasy Fiction Festival in November, 2010. The festival has this year been awarded a €200 grant
Flashback to 2010: An Alien by Bui Bolg at the Robert Ballagh exhibition ‘Ego’ in Wexford Arts Centre marking the launch of the WEXWORLDS Sci Fi and Fantasy Fiction Festival in November, 2010. The festival has this year been awarded a €200 grant

Maria Pepper at the Wexford Municipal Borough meeting

Community groups, sports clubs and arts organisations are sharing in a €50,000 amenity and arts grant fund allocated by the members of Wexford District Council while an additional €16,000 is being divided among cultural projects.

The following amenity grants have been approved by the Council: 25th Wexford Piercestown Scout Group €750; 35th Wexford Kilmore, €300; Access 2000 CLG, €400; All Blacks AFC 700; Ard Aoibhinn Services, €100; Baldwinstown Development Fund €600; Ballymore/Mayglass Development Committee €550; Ballymore/Mayglass Parish Council €450; Bridgetown Community Development €300; Bridgetown Handball Club €500; Bridgetown Men's Shed €1300; Burrow Lifeboat Memorial Committee €200; Castlebridge Horticultural and Agricultural Society €100; Cleariestown Hall Development Group €450; Commodore John Barry Branch ONE €200; Corish Park Residents Association €350; County Wexford Community Games €100; Crossabeg Community Hall €300; DMP Athletics Club €1250; Dynamic Kickboxing Academy €200; FAB Community and Family Resource Centre €300; Glynn Barntown AFC €250; IRFU Charitable Trust €650; Irish Wheelchair Association 200; It's Good to Talk Counselling Support €950; Kilcowan Cemetery Committee €200; Killinick and District Garden Club €200; Kilmore Active Retirement Association €400; Kilmore Community Hall €100; Kilmore Scope €900; Kilmore Village Group €400; Kilmore Youth Club €200; Knockingall Centre €650; Liam Mellows Ladies Social Club €300; London Wexford Association €300; Love Redmond Park €50; Mannix Place Community Centre €100; Menapians Athletic Club €200; Murrintown Environmental Group €1300; Murrintown Parish Council €950; Murrintown Village Development Committee €850; Na Fianna Boxing Club, €650; Our Lady's island Parish Committee €350; Our Lady's Island/Tacumshane Senior Citizens €800; Private Andy Wickham Memorial Committee €600; Rathangan Parish Council €500; Rathangan Senior Citizens Housing Association €200; Respond Housing Association €250; Rosslare Community Development Association €200; Rosslare Harbour Maritime Heritage Centre €200; Rosslare Harbour/Kilrane Environmental Group €550; Rosslare Tidy Towns €350; Rosslare Youth Club 600; South East Boxing Club €600; Southend Family Resource Centre €450; St. John's Volunteers GFC €850; St. Joseph's Sunshine Club €100; St. Mary's GAA Club Maudlintown €1350; The Collective Sensory Group €3,000; The Cool Monday Night Club €400; Tomhaggard Community Development Group €350; Tomhaggard Pastoral council €200; Tomhaggard Women's Shed €350; Wexford Academy of Martial Arts €400; Wexford Friends of the Tall Ships €400; South Wexford branch of Multiple Sclerosis Society €700; Wexford town St. Patrick's Day Parade committee €300; Wexford Bullring Market Traders €100; Wexford CBS Boxing Club €450; Wexford Chess €100; Wexford Memorial Trust €500; Wexford Mental Health Association €800; Wexford Working Men's Club €500; Lady's Island GAA Club €300; Ballycogley Village Committee €200 and Killinick Village €200.

The following Arts Grants were allocated: 13th Wexford Scouts €450; Ballycogley Players €500; Cois Barry Community House €250; Community Theatre Project €100; Craobh Loch Garman (CCE) €200; Eugene McEvoy €200; HFC Concert Band €150; Kilmore Quay Craft Group €150; Kilrane Rosslare Harbour Tops Committee €1050; Leo Carthy Traditional Weekend Committee €1100; Na Macallaí €300; Oyster Lane Theatre Group €300; Oyster Lane Theatre Group €100; Rathangan Variety Group €200; Rockwater park Arts Co-op €200; Rosslare Musical Society €650; St. Patrick's Fife and Drum Band €300; Wexford Camera Club €100; Wexford Drama Festival €100; Wexford Drama Group €100; Wexford Festival Singers €600; Wexford Folk Orchestra €400; Wexford Light Opera Society €600; Wexworlds €200; Write by the Sea Kilmore €250; Yola Hedge School and Family Centre 250' Bridgetown Links Together €500; WACT €250; South Wexford Writers Group €200; The Hope Foundation €500 and Bringing Barntown Together €2,550.

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