What is the Caithness & North Sutherland Fund?
The Caithness & North Sutherland fund was established by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd to distribute funding to community organisations for projects that will increase the attractiveness of Caithness & North Sutherland as a place to live, work and invest with particular emphasis on achieving environment, social, culture and infrastructure improvements.
The funding package was agreed as part of the development of a new disposal facility for low-level waste from decommissioning Dounreay.
The NDA will provide £4M to the fund – £1m at the start of construction in 2011 and £300,000 in 2014 and each year until 2023
01/12/23 - Notice of the TWELFTH Annual General Meeting of the Caithness and North Sutherland Fund
The TWELFTH Annual General Meeting of the Caithness and North Sutherland Fund will be held in the Georgina Suite at the Pentland Hotel, Princes Street, Thurso, KW14 7AA on Tuesday 12 December 2023 at 2pm If you would like to be in attendance at the Annual General Meeting please let us know by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org […]
22/5/23 - Unveiling on the Seafarers Memorial, Wick
Crowds gathered during the unveiling ceremony of the Seafarers Memorial at the Braehead, Wick, this weekend 20 May 2023. The ceremony celebrated the culmination of a five-year campaign to raise more than £100,000 for a sculpture honouring all those lost at sea from, or in the WK registration area – stretching from Talmine in the […]
02/5/23 - CNSF supports renovation of Castletown Football Pavilion
A celebration of the official re-opening of Castletown football pavilion was celebrated at an event on Saturday (29th April 2023) attended by guests including representatives of funding bodies and as well as tradespeople who carried out the work.
01/4/23 - Strathnaver Museum in Bettyhill has reopened its doors following an investment of £2m
Strathnaver Museum in Bettyhill has reopened its doors following an investment of £2m to secure Strathnaver Museum in Bettyhill the historic building and improve Strathnaver Museum’s visitor experience. The museum team kicked off their 2023 season when the local community were invited to have a ‘sneak peek’ of the newly installed interpretation and exhibitions. Visitors […]