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CASE Approvals - January 2006

28th February 2006

The following are funds approved up to the last day of the month. Please note that the sums relate to approvals, not payments. While finance may be approved, for a business investment for example, it does not guarantee that the development will go ahead. The approval simply shows that funds have been made available by CASE, but they will not be released until evidence is received that the project or activity has gone ahead.

HIE Network financial assistance for business
Financial assistance to help new and existing businesses to expand and develop.

  • Norscot Joinery Ltd, Bower
    Purchase of specialist equipment 7,200
  • Scrabster Harbour Trust, Scrabster
    Attendance at the Miami Seatrade Cruise Convention, 5,620
  • Caithness Multimedia Ltd, Thurso
    Marketing and sales mission, 5,000
  • Caledonian Curry Co. Ltd, Bonar Bridge
    Purchase of specialist equipment, 300
  • Caledonian Curry Co. Ltd, Bonar Bridge
    Design and production of new packaging, 700
  • The Park Hotel, Thurso
    Website development, 550
  • Selkie Soaps, Wick
    Attendance at a trade exhibition, 935
  • Aaron Publishing Ltd, Thurso
    Attendance at a trade exhibition, 2,210

HIE Network financial assistance for skills development
Support for organisations and individuals wishing to develop new skills.
  • George McPhee, Wick
    RGIT refresher, 353
  • Iain MacGruer, Golspie
    Sea Survival, 561

HIE Network financial assistance for community projects
Financial support for a wide range of community-based projects.
  • UHI, Lybster
    Highland Culture seminar, 2,500
  • Scotia Review, Wick
    Caithness Literary Festival, 8,850
  • National Theatre of Scotland, Wick
    Drama production and workshops, 10,000


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