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Project title An Aird Second Pitch
Applicant Fort William Shinty Club
Approved costs £210,071.00
Approved grant £95,000.00
  • People have better access to local services and activities
  • Increased community ownership/control of assets and services/activities
  • People feel better supported to undertake volunteering opportunities

Fort William Shinty Club were awarded a LEADER grant towards the cost of installing a second shinty pitch, to cope with increased demand.  The second pitch will be sized for the Under-14, Under-17 and Ladies teams and will also cater for primary matches. It will allow for more coaching sessions and more games, thereby increasing opportunity for players to reach their potential and encouraging them to maintain an active lifestyle through the community that is their shinty club.

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