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Magherafelt Groups Supported Through The Workspace Community Fund

12 community and voluntary groups from the Magherafelt area of Mid Ulster District Council were recently awarded grants from our Workspace Community Fund to enable them to run projects that otherwise would not happen.  Projects supported included Ballinascreen Mothers & Toddlers, Derganagh Training and Development Association, Friends of Knocknagin, Glasgowbury, Kilross Primary School, Magherafelt Women’s […]

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Investors in People Health & Wellbeing Award

We are delighted to have been awarded the Investors in People (IiP) Health & Wellbeing Award.  Having been an Investors in People accredited organisation for the past 16 years this is a new standard in the IiP Framework where physical wellbeing, psychological wellbeing and social wellbeing are at the heart of the award. We are committed […]

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Draperstown to Benefit from Wind Farm Investment

Brookfield Renewable, who have developed the six turbine Crockandun Wind Farm in the Sperrin Mountains which is in close proximity to Draperstown, have contributed £190,000 to us as part of their community benefit programme which offers financial support to the communities in which they develop and operate their wind farms. The funding will assist to […]

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Supporting Community & Voluntary Groups in Cookstown

We recently awarded Workspace Community Fund grants to six community projects in the Cookstown area where we have an office; O4O; Superstars Club; Positive Steps; The Hub, The Rowan Tree Centre; and Lissan House Trust. The Workspace business model sees us operate commercial businesses which generate surpluses, part of which are used to fund projects in […]

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Hundreds Attend Rural College/Derrynoid Centre Open Day

Over 200 people attended our recent ‘Have Your Say’ event at the former Rural College Derrynoid Centre.  The Centre has been vacant for the past six years, so we have been looking at ways to bring it back into use for the benefit of the Draperstown community.  Part of this process included a ‘Have Your […]

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Former Rural College/Derrynoid Centre

As part of our ‘Have Your Say’ community consultation we are opening up the Rural College/Derrynoid Centre from 10am to 1pm this Saturday 24th February 2018. There will be an opportunity to walk around the buildings and site and hear the feedback from our recent survey.  Two focus group sessions will take place on the […]

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The Former Rural College/Derrynoid Centre – Have Your Say!

Have Your Say! The former Rural College/Derrynoid Centre has been lying vacant for 6 years now.  The site is full of potential and so we are keen to bring it back into use for the benefit of the wider community.  Whilst we have some ideas on what we want to see happen at the site […]

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