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Strabane District Council

SUMMARY

Name: Strabane District Council
Location: Newtownstewart, Donemana and Artigarvan
County: Tyrone
Total Cost: £ 433,795.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : ARC North West
Telephone: 02871382204

PROJECT SUMMARY

The provision of three neutral, informal sport facilities which contribute to health, well being and social development of young people in rural areas

ACTIVITIES

Items funded by ARC north west included:

  • Development of 3 multi use games areas to include groundworks, synthetic/3G surface and line markings, equipment, carriage and welfare, floodlighting.

Strabane District Council

SUMMARY

Name: Strabane District Council
Location: Strabane
County: Tyrone
Total Cost: £ 28,846.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : ARC North West
Telephone: 02871382204

PROJECT SUMMARY

To develop a sustainable rural tourism project/product i.e. Tour Guiding, which capitalises on specific natural, cultural and historical assets within Strabane District.

ACTIVITIES

The project will drive an increase in holiday visits to the area, thus enhancing economic and employment opportunities and also aims (in line with current NITB thinking and branding) to showcase an authentic, memorable and enjoyable experience of Northern Ireland by uncovering and promoting stories which are unique to the region.

Items funded by ARC north west included:

  • Consultation/ Research/ Script and story board development
  • Costume/prop resource for re-enactors
  • Launch and PR
  • Filming and Production/ Research/ Obtaining related copyright permissions / Conversion to relevant multi-media educational resources

BENEFITS

  • To identify through research a minimum of five new unique stories/ hidden gems relating to the area.
  • To produce and animate six themed short video clips and six expanded scripts as training aids/ tour guide resources.
  • Clips also to be used as promotional aids to attract visitors to the area.
  • To develop a pilot tour guide scheme within Strabane District Council Visitor Services to nurture the project and expand tour guiding opportunities.


Strabane District Council

SUMMARY

Name: Strabane District Council
Location: Artigarvan, Donemana, Newtownstewart
County: Tyrone
Total Cost: £ 361,496.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : ARC North West

PROJECT SUMMARY

The project will provide an enclosed multi games area for young people, specifically targeting the 5 - 16 age group and provide alternative safe space for those young people.

BACKGROUND

The aim of the project is to provide three neutral, informal sports facilities, which contribute to the health, wellbeing and social development of young people in rural areas.  The project plans to address unutilised sites within Strabane District Council area, namely Artigarvan, Donemana and Newtownstewart.

ACTIVITIES

Items funded:

  • Development of 3 multi use games areas including groundworks, synthetic/3G surface and line markings, equipment, carriage and welfare, floodlighting.