The Cuilcagh to Cleenish: A Great Place provides unique opportunities for people to engage with the area’s built, natural, cultural and archaeological heritage. It will develop new heritage trails, host cultural and heritage events and provide access to key sites of interest. Cuilcagh to Cleenish will as a consequence, be a connected place where local people are proud of their history and culture, and are active in creating sustainable development for their area which will be an exciting cultural destination where people are attracted to visit and explore.
The project has received £270,000 of funding from the National Lottery via the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) with additional funding provided by Fermanagh and Omagh District Council and Outdoor Recreation Northern Ireland. The HLF investment was made possible through the National Lottery’s ground-breaking ‘Great Place Scheme,’ with ‘Cuilcagh to Cleenish: A Great Place’ being one of only four projects in Northern Ireland to receive funding through this scheme
The Cuilcagh to Cleenish: A Great Place project is supported by the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund and Fermanagh and Omagh District Council. The partnership project is being delivered by Outdoor Recreation Northern Ireland (lead), Cleenish Community Association, Killesher Community Development Association and the Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark (Fermanagh and Omagh District Council).
If you would like to find out more about Cuilcagh to Cleenish: A Great Place, or to register your interest, please complete the contact form.