Mrs Sarah McCloy


Name: Mrs Sarah McCloy
Location: Gilford
County: Down
Total Cost: £ 7,006.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : Down Rural Area Partnership
Duration: 15.12.2010 28.03.2011
Telephone: 02891820748


To expand and sustain an existing rural-based business through investment of new equipment and website development. To create a seasonal employment opportunity.


Sarah McCloy Furniture has been in operation since 2005 and has been restoring and making fine furniture as well as fitting and finishing the final product. Due to the specialist nature of the business and high quality of work, Sarah has a client list to include stately home owners and those who are keen to have bespoke furniture for their specific needs.


The grant awarded was used for the purchase of a spindle moulder and cutters, chainsaws, a laptop and website.


The financial sustainability of a rural-based business and creation of new employment.