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26 Town Centres awarded funding totalling €5 million under the Town Centre First Heritage Revival Scheme (THRIVE)

Twenty-six town centres are set to benefit from funding of up to €200K each under THRIVE , the Town Centre First Heritage Revival Scheme , awarded under Ireland’s two European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Regional Programmes. THRIVE was developed by the Southern Regional Assembly and the Northern and Western Regional Assembly, working in close partnership with the Department of

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Creative Ireland awards over €1.2 million to Creative Health and Wellbeing Projects

• €1,021,000 for 15 Creative Health and Wellbeing in the Community projects including 4 all-island projects supported as part of the Shared Island Initiative, with projects spanning community choirs, creative storytelling and creativity as part of holistic cardio-vascular care • €200,000 co-funded with Department of Health for 11 Live Music in Residential Healthcare Settings projects funded with

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€ 2.8 million funding awarded for local biodiversity projects

• 233 community projects have been funded through the Local Biodiversity Action Fund (LBAF) across all 31 local authorities • LBAF projects include biodiversity education and awareness projects, bird conservation projects, invasive species management and wetland surveys • All support the implementation of the 4th National Biodiversity Action Plan Minister of State for Nature, Heritage

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Cruinniú na nÓg 2024 launches over 1,000 free creative activities for young people

Cruinniú na nÓg 2024 launches over 1,000 free creative activities for young people

• Creative Ireland launches Cruinniú na nÓg 2024 with the young rappers, circus performers and artists. • Cruinniú na nÓg will be on Saturday 15th June 2024 • Programme includes events for children and young people across the island of Ireland • A comprehensive programme of events for older teens will be held around the country, supported by the

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The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today (Monday, 29 April, 2024) announced funding of over €20 million to benefit rural towns and villages the length and breadth of the country.

€164 million in funding for 30 regeneration projects in rural towns and villages announced

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today (Monday, 13th April 2024) announced record funding of €164 million for 30 landmark regeneration projects across the country. The investment is being provided under the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund (RRDF) with a particular emphasis on the revitalisation of rural town centres, which is a

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Catherine Martin T.D., Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, and Thomas Byrne T.D., Minister of State for Sport, Physical Education and the Gaeltacht, have announced over €26 million in equipment grants under the latest round of the Sports Capital and Equipment Programme (‘SCEP’).

Record Funding for Sports Equipment Announced

Catherine Martin T.D., Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, and Thomas Byrne T.D., Minister of State for Sport, Physical Education and the Gaeltacht, have announced over €26 million in equipment grants under the latest round of the Sports Capital and Equipment Programme (‘SCEP’). The allocations announced today under the Sports Capital and

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The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today (Monday, 29 April, 2024) announced funding of over €20 million to benefit rural towns and villages the length and breadth of the country.

€20m for wide range of regeneration projects in rural towns and villages announced

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today (Monday, 29 April, 2024) announced funding of over €20 million to benefit rural towns and villages the length and breadth of the country. Funding is being allocated to deliver 82 projects right across Ireland. The successful projects include the regeneration of derelict buildings,

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The Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic O’Gorman, today announced €1.5m additional funding for Family Resource Centres, with a new core funding level of €160,000 for Family Resource Centres (FRCs). This will benefit 54 FRCs around the country.

€1.5m in additional funding for Family Resource Centres announced

The Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic O’Gorman, today announced €1.5m additional funding for Family Resource Centres, with a new core funding level of €160,000 for Family Resource Centres (FRCs). This will benefit 54 FRCs around the country. The purpose of the allocation is to bring the core funding of these FRCs

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