Clydesdale groups receive over £10,000 worth of funding

In the money...Rigside Primary School
In the money...Rigside Primary School

SIX Clydesdale groups have secured a total of over £10,000 in funding from the 2014 Games National Lottery Awards Communities programme.

The biggest beneficiary is Lanark Primary School, which gets £2000 to install an assault course in a wooded area of their new school’s grounds.

Rigside Primary School is getting £1982 to provide a number of after school activities in various sports including swimming, football, basketball, badminton, rugby, athletics and golf.

The £1960 going to Carstairs Junction Primary School will be used to encourage physical activity among pupils.

Blackwood and Kirkton Primary Schools also received cash did Carluke Development Trust.

For more on this story pick up a copy of this week’s Carluke and Lanark Gazette, which is in the shops now.