£3460 for com­mu­nity groups

Hamilton Advertiser - - ALL ABOUT LANARKSHIRE -

Com­mu­nity groups re­ceived a cash boost when the lat­est round of South La­nark­shire Coun­cil grants were ap­proved.

In a pa­per put be­fore coun­cil­lors at an East Kil­bride area com­mit­tee meet­ing, 15 or­gan­i­sa­tions en­joyed a wind­fall to­talling £3460 on top of £9580 pre­vi­ously al­lo­cated.

It means that out of the £25,000 avail­able to com­mu­nity groups for 2017/18, there is still £11,960 left in the pot.

The groups to be awarded grants in­cluded:

Strathaven Rain­bow So­cial Club, £350 for spe­cial­ist trans­port;

Glass­ford Church Women’s Guild, £130 for out­ing;

Chapel­ton Silver Cir­cle, £200 for out­ing;

Strathaven and Dis­trict Probus Club, £200 for out­ing.

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