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This section below lists projects that have furthered the Tourism Strategy for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

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22 November 2006
EIA for the dredging of Falmouth Harbour
EIA for the dredging of Falmouth Harbour has been awarded a priority 2.4 grant. This project is for an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of dredging a deep channel in preparation for planned far reaching improvements to the cruise terminal facilities and navigation at Falmouth.

Grant of £205,197 from ERDF towards a £410,394 project. This project will benefit the Carrick district. For further information please contact Captain Mark Sanson, Chief Executive and Harbour Master Falmouth Commissioners on 01326 312285.

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18 October 2006
Bude Canal Regeneration Project Stage 2
Bude Canal Regeneration Project Stage 2 has been awarded a priority 5.2 and 5.5 grant. The aim of this project is to uplift the economy of the Bude and North Tamar area by regenerating the Bude Canal as a major focus for sustainable tourism. The project will restore and enhance the Bude canal network and establish circular walks to increase the number of visitors, visitor spend and to extend the season into shoulder months.

Grant of £1,029,470 from ERDF towards a £3,806,057 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall district. For further information please contact Ian Mander at North Cornwall District Council on 07770 567319.

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7 July 2006
National Maritime Museum Cornwall visibility and access project
The National Maritime Museum Cornwall has been awarded a priority 5.2 grant. This project will protect the investment already made in the NMMC by improving visibility and accessibility of the museum to encourage more people to visit.

Grant of £150,000 from ERDF towards a £611,000 project. This project will benefit the Carrick district. For further information please contact the National Maritime Museum on 01326 214539.

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29 May 2006
Geevor Tin Mine Stage 1
Cornwall County Council has been awarded a priority 5.2 grant. The overall project aims to create a new purpose built museum of hard rock mining at Geevor in addition to safeguarding the distinctive buildings and landscape at Geevor and Levant tin mines. Under stage 1 the design and specification works for the conversion of a redundant mine building, the Top Fitting Shop, to house the museum will be undertaken.

Grant of £83,793 from ERDF towards a £418,966 project. This project will benefit the Penwith district. For further information please contact Cornwall County Council on 01872 322000.

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1 April 2006
Tate St Ives – Phase 2 development project
Cornwall County Council was awarded a priority 5.5 grant. This project is a feasibility study for expanding the Tate in St Ives.

Grant of £273,000 from ERDF towards a £546,000 project. This project will benefit Penwith district. For further information please contact Jim Cooper on 01872 322804.

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1 April 2006
North Cornwall Tourism Recovery
North Cornwall District Council has been awarded a priority 5.1 grant. This project will provide additional tourism marketing for all of North Cornwall as well as Boscastle, Crackington Haven and Tintagel.

Grant of £92,510 from ERDF towards a £308,366 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall district. For further information please contact North Cornwall District Council on 01208 893333.

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1 April 2006
East Cornwall Regeneration Project
Cornwall County Council has been awarded a priority 5.2 and 5.5 grant. This project will develop and enhance tourism in NE Caradon and the Tamar Valley, based around the areas mining heritage & natural environment. This includes improving 7 mining sites, creating 19.9km Copper Mining Trail, building the Tamar Valley Centre & 150m2 of workshops and offices in Callington Old Clink.

Grant of £541,101 from priority 5.2 and grant of £256,174 from priority 5.5 towards a £1,828,613 project. This project will benefit Caradon district. For further information please contact Cornwall County Council on 01872 322000.

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1 April 2006
Paradise Park Indoor Play Centre
Mrs A Hales has been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. This project provides an all year round substantial indoor play centre within Paradise Park.

Grant of £119,237 from EAGGF towards a £596,184 project. This project will benefit Penwith district. For further information please contact Mrs Hales on 01736 753365.

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23 January 2006
The Leach Pottery
Penwith District Council has been awarded a priority 5.2 grant. This project will acquire, preserve and enhance the site and building of the Leach Pottery to make them fully accessible to the general public. It will celebrate the life, works and legacy of Bernard Leach and create a training facility.

Grant of £450,767 towards a £1,502,556 project. This project benefits the Penwith District. For further information please contact Tamsin Daniel on 01736 336818.

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18 November 2005
CoaST Sustainable Tourism: building on distinction
Restormel District Council has been awarded a priority 1.3 grant. This project provides information and guidance to SME's within the tourism sector to increase markets and marketing opportunities, create cost savings and increase competitiveness.

Grant of £45,000 from ERDF towards a £96,495 project. This project will benefit all districts in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Lisa Wallis on 01209 718425.

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12 November 2005
Newlyn Art Gallery Development
Newlyn Art Gallery has been awarded a priority 5.5 grant. This project will provide enhanced gallery spaces and education facilities in which the organisation can extend its programme, attract new and wider audiences for contemporary art, cultural tourism and arts based education work and provide support for artists living and working in Cornwall through increased sales, education opportunities and professional development opportunities.

Grant of £1,206,858 from ERDF towards a £2,591,858 project. This project will benefit the Penwith District. For further information please contact Elizabeth Knowles on 01736 331578.

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1 October 2005
Cornwall wildlife centre feasibility study and design proposal
Cornwall Wildlife Centre Ltd have been awarded a priority 5.2 grant. The project funded a feasibility study testing the concept in terms of need/demand, options for delivery and viability.

Grant of £22,500 from ERDF towards a £45,000 project. The project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information contact Jill Neville.

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1 October 2005
Global Centre for Post Mining Regeneration
The Eden Project has been awarded a priority 5.2 grant. The project enabled development of a global focus for innovation and implementation in post-mining regeneration.

Grant of £68,000 from ERDF towards a £143,000 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Dan James on 01726 811978.

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1 October 2005
Newquay Zoo Feasibility Study
Restormel Regeneration Partnership have been awarded a priority 5.2 grant. The project funded a feasibility study into a proposal to create an Educational and Environmental Interpretation Centre built over an area of wetland adjacent to the zoo.

Grant of £10,000 from ERDF towards a £20,621 project. The project will benefit the Restormel district. For further information please contact Sally Heard on 01726 623735.

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27 September 2005
HONEY 2
Newquay for Excellence have been awarded a priority 1.3 grant. This project extends the previous HONEY project to the rest of Cornwall. It is a business led project based around quality and the National Assured Quality Standards to improve hotels that join the club.

Grant of £2,315,952 from ERDF towards a £6,464,410 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Stella Hooper on 01637 871067.

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17 May 2005
Porth Reservoir Environmental Improvements
The South West Lakes Trust has been awarded a priority 5.2 grant. This project will improve and enhance the facilities and environment around Porth reservoir, including a building. The project will support the employment of a co-ordinator post to promote the site particularly out of season.

Grant of £31,152 from ERDF towards a £110,466 project. The project benefits Restormel district. For further information please contact Fiona Edwards on 01837 871565.

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28 April 2005
Eden Supply Chain Development
The Eden Project has been awarded a priority 1.3 and 4.6 grant. This project establishes a team of people to work for the Eden supply chain development team that will help develop new products using the Eden brand name and establish new partnerships across a number of sectors in Cornwall.

Grant of £375,444 from ERDF and £258,362 from EAGGF towards a £1,972,059 project. The project benefits all districts in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Dan James on 01726 811978.

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11 April 2005
Glendurgan
The National Trust have been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. The project will allow the National Trust to extend the tea house at Glendurgan. This will allow for the greater use of local produce and suppliers through increased marketing opportunities and placement of interpretative materials.

Grant of £37,610 from EAGGF towards a £188,050 project. The project benefits Kerrier District. For further information please contact Mr Curtis on 01872 862090.

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5 April 2004
Trelissick Landing Stage
The National Trust has been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to build a new ferry landing stage south of the King Harry Ferry on the water transport link between Truro, Falmouth and Trelissick as well as the provision of a footpath from the new landing to a new entrance at Trelissick.

Grant of £80,894 from EAGGF towards a £404,470 project. For further information please contact Sabina Eberle, Tel 01208 265225.

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11 March 2004
Tresco Abbey Garden Centre
Tresco Abbey Estate have been awarded a Priority 5.2 grant to provide a new garden visitor centre including an interpretation area, lecture theatre, shop and café as well as improved toilet facilities.

Grant of £187,406 from ERDF towards a £535,445 project, for further information please contact Alan Knight, Tresco Estate, Tel 01720 424103.

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2 March 2004
Eden New Works
The Learning Zone
Eden Ltd has been awarded a Priority 2.1 grant to enable new developments to be made to handle visitors better and enhance their visit, including improved educational facilities.

Grant of £12,896,000 from ERDF towards a £32,240,000 project, for further information please contact Jason Clark, Deborah Clark & Associates Ltd, Tel: 01872 276276.

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14 January 2004
DACOM (Devon and Cornwall Overseas Marketing)
Cornwall Enterprise Company has been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant to jointly promote the two counties as a destination to the overseas travel trade and overseas visitors.

Grant of £483,996 from ERDF towards a £967,992 project, for further information please contact Kate Davies, Cornwall Enterprise, Tel 01872 322931.

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1 August 2003
Dehwelans 2004
Keskerdh Kernow Ltd has been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant to develop the Dehwelans 2004 festival.

Grant of £95,000 from ERDF towards a £205,000 project. For further information please contact Charlotte Chadwick, Dehwelans Project Director, 01209 212070.

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11 April 2003
Cornhill Farm Cottages
Mr A Carne has been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to convert old farm buildings into self-catering holiday accommodation.

Grant of £41,437 from EAGGF towards a £207,184 project. For further information please contact Anthony or Kay Carne on 01726 812 984.

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28 March 2003
Heligan Countryside Centre
A J Lobb & Sons have been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to create a countryside interpretation centre and farm shop within Heligan Gardens.

Grant of £99,618 from EAGGF towards a £398,473 project. For further information please contact Ian Lobb on 01726 844 088.

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14 February 2003
Newquay Tourism Investment Programme
Better Business Quality
Restormel Borough Council have been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant to improve the standard of Newquay's hotel accommodation. This element of the programme will increase the business quality of SME's in Newquay through a delegated umbrella fund.

Grant of £980,928 from ERDF towards a £2,968,845 project. For further information please contact Ruth Vincent, Newquay for Excellence Training, on 01637 871 067.

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14 February 2003
Newquay Tourism Investment Programme
Better Business Skills
Newquay for Excellence Training Ltd have been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant to improve the standard of Newquay's hotel accommodation. This element of the programme will provide one-to-one business mentor support.

Grant of £355,600 from ERDF towards a £790,740 project. For further information please contact Ruth Vincent, Newquay for Excellence Training, on 01637 871 067.

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20 January 2003
Eden Development Team Phase 1 Part 2
The Eden Project have been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to carry out two feasibility studies to assess the potential for a plant nursery and an energy centre.

Grant of £53,337 from EAGGF towards a £106,675 project. For further information please contact Henrietta Lilley, Deborah Clark and Associates, 01872 276 276.

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20 January 2003
Eden Development Team Phase 1 Part 1
The Eden Project have been awarded a Priority 2.1 grant to carry out studies and reports together with detailed design and planning proposals to assess the feasibility of further projects.

Grant of £1,006,892 from ERDF towards a £2,061,378 project. For further information please contact Henrietta Lilley, Deborah Clark and Associates, 01872 276 276.

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17 January 2003
Chark Country Holidays
Mrs Jenny Littleton has been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to convert redundant farm buildings into a stable block and accommodation for able bodied and disabled guests.

Grant of £78,955 from EAGGF towards a £315,820 project. For further information please contact Jenny Littleton on 01208 871 118.

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9 January 2003
Mevagissey Harbour Regeneration
Mevagissey Harbour Trustees have been awarded a Priority 5.2 grant to carry out a study to assess the economic potential for a regeneration programme to transform the coastal village with improved working and leisure facilities.

Grant of £25,000 from ERDF towards a £50,000 project. For further information please contact Hugh Bowles, Mevagissey Harbourmaster, on 01726 843 305.

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16 December 2002
Tolraggott Farm Holidays
Mr & Mrs Harris have been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant towards conversion of redundant barns to expand the amount of accommodation available for disabled people visiting Cornwall.

Grant of £66,186 from EAGGF towards a £264,744 project. For more information please contact Jason Clark on 01872 276 276.

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5 December 2002
St Just Area Regeneration
Cornwall County Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 and 5.2 grant towards an integrated package of social and environmental improvements in the parishes of St Just, Zennor, Towednack and Morvah.

Grant of £1,990,869 from ERDF towards a £3,987,233 project. For more information please contact Nigel Sumpter on 01872 322610.

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2 December 2002
Tintagel Regeneration
Cornwall County Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 and 5.2 grant towards environmental improvement and building conservation in the parish and around the castle.

Grant of £1,199,755 from ERDF towards a £2,438,505 project. For more information please contact Ivor Matthews on 01872 322 647.

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31 October 2002
Kynance Cove
The National Trust has been awarded a Priority 5.2 grant towards a project to improve visitor facilities at Kynance Cove on the Lizard.

Grant of £308,000 from ERDF towards a £616,091 project. For further information please contact Alastair Cameron, The National Trust, on 01326 561 407.

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4 October 2002
Cornwall Tourism Forum & Destination Marketing
Cornwall Enterprise has been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant to create a high profile advertising campaign in the national press to encourage visitors who might not previously have considered Cornwall as destination for holidays or off peak short breaks. The project also sets up The Cornwall Tourism Forum to ensure that the public and private sectors work effectively together to achieve a step-change in Cornwall's Tourism.

Grant of £1,371,680 from ERDF towards a £2,743,360 project. For further details please call Deborah Smith at Cornwall Enterprise on 01872 322 912.

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1 October 2002
Ponsharden Maritime Project
Discovery Quay Enterprises Ltd have been successful in obtaining a Priority 2.2 grant towards creating an integrated marine centre based in Falmouth on the old BP site. This is a sister project to the Falmouth Maritime Museum.

Grant of £1,635,000 from ERDF towards a £4,448,000 project. For further details please contact Tamsin Loveless, National Maritime Museum Cornwall, on 01326 313388.

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5 September 2002
King Harry Maritime Trail
Rural Economic Partnership Ltd has been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant towards a marketing project to promote mid-Cornwall as an 'off-peak' tourism destination. The project also hopes to improve the quality of the visitor experience.

Grant of £62,289 from ERDF towards a £125,289 project. For further information please contact Cath Horton, Carrick IAP Programme Manager on 01872 224 541 or click here to visit the King Harry's Cornwall website.

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23 August 2002
The Bull Pen
Dairyland Farmworld have been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant towards The Bull Pen; a new all-weather indoor play area allowing the business stay open all year.

Grant of £113,736 from EAGGF towards a £454,944 project. For further information please contact Brian Anderson, Director Dairyland Farmworld on 01872 510 246.

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16 August 2002
COAST
Newquay for Excellence Training have been successful in obtaining a Priority 3.2 grant towards COAST (Creating Opportunity and Adaptability in Skills Training), a project which will offer tailor-made training courses when and where Newquay employers want and at a subsidised cost.

Grant of £247,720 from ESF towards a £550,490 project. For further information please contact Ruth Vincent, Newquay for Excellence Training on 01637 871 067 or click here to visit the website.

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25 July 2002
Porthleven Regeneration Strategy & Action Plan
Porthleven Town Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant towards developing an overall strategy for the town as well as a detailed action plan of projects to be implemented over the next decade.

Grant of £12,500 from ERDF towards a £25,000 project. For further information contact Elsi Balme on 01326 573154 or Charlotte Davies on 01326 311999.

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5 April 2002
Cornwall Arts Marketing
The Arts Centre Trust have been awarded an ERDF Priority 5.1 grant towards a project aimed at improving the marketing of arts.

Grant of £2,923,963 from ERDF towards a £6,002,696 project. For further information contact Richard Glover on 01872 274 427.

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25 March 2002
New Tourism Champion for the Isles of Scilly
The Council for the Isles of Scilly have been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant towards the provision of a dedicated tourism officer coordinating activity across all the Islands, including a dedicated website, advertising and marketing campaigns.

Grant of £169,000 from ERDF towards a £412,100 project. For further information please contact: Steve Watt, Council of the Isles of Scilly Tel: 01720 423 371 or Jane Buchanan, IAP Coordinator for the Isles of Scilly , Tel 01720 423 307, e-mail jbuchanan@scilly.gov.uk

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8 March 2002
Destination Southwest
A new partnership to develop and extend the number of cruise liner visits to ports within the South West under Priority 5.1.

Grant of £70,816 from ERDF for a £141,630 project. For more information contact Bob Harrison, Director of Cruise Operations, on 01666-861058

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1 March 2002
Goss Moor & Environs Rural Issues & Opportunities Feasibility Study
English Nature (through Restormel Regeneration Partnership's IAP) have been awarded a Priority 4.6 EAGGF grant to conduct a Feasibility Study into maximising the benefits of the upgrading and realigning of the A30. The study aims to help local agricultural businesses and SMEs. (See media release of same date for more information.

Grant of £10,310 from EAGGF towards a £37,810 project. For further information contact Diane Woodhead, RRP IAP Team on 01726 623735.

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20 November 2001
The Cortmas Project Cartwheel Ltd
Priority 4.6 project to boost the county's farm tourism sector by offering grants for marketing projects. The scheme is a sister project to South West Tourism's Rural Improvement Fund. The new scheme will run for four years and offer grants of up to £100,000 to help businesses launch new marketing projects either individually or in groups.

Grant of £1,061,713 from EAGGF for £3,655,891 project. Contact Tel: 01392 877842; Fax: 01392 877846; e-mail: info@cartwheel.org.uk or visit www.farm.tourism.co.uk for further information.

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5 October 2001
Tregoninney Farm Cottages
Tregoninney Farm and Woodland : Priority 4.6 project to renovate and convert traditional farm buildings and a farmhouse to provide high quality serviced accommodation for people of varying disabilities.

Grant of £98,740 from EAGGF for £493,700 project. Contact Jason Clark, Objective One Communications Manager, on 01872 276276 for further information.

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28 September 2001
Heritage Economic Regeneration
Falmouth: Carrick District Council - Priority 2.2 project to improve Falmouth’s town centre. The Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme (HERS) is a package of heritage grants designed to bring extra income into Falmouth by making the town more attractive to visitors and thereby capitalising on the new National Maritime Museum which is due to open in 2002. The project has been developed by Carrick District Council in a bid to encourage investment in Falmouth by improving the condition of historic buildings in the commercial heart of the town between the Moors and the docks.

Grant of £357,360 from ERDF for £748,610 project. Contact Tim Kellett, Project Manager Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme, on 01872 224570 for further information.

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19 September 2001
Fistral Beach
International Surfing Centre: Restormel Borough Council: Priority 2.2 project is a high-profile scheme which will act as a prime example of how Cornwall's private sector can work alongside the public sector to develop a project with major benefits for all involved. The project will see a range of high-quality facilities built by next summer and involves the Borough Council, surfing organisations, education bodies and private business joining forces to enhance the beach's already high reputation among surfers and other beach users. The surfing centre has been heralded as the first step in a £20 million programme to breathe new life into Newquay.

Grant of £531,031 from ERDF for £1,300,497 project. Contact Jason Clark, Objective One Communications Manager, on 01872 276276 for further information.

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7 September 2001
Development of Callestick Farm Ice Cream
SS, J, JS and AMC Parker Priority 4.6 project at Perranporth. Over the next three years the farm, which produces Callestick Farm Cornish Dairy Ice Cream, aims to expand and refurbish its premises, install new equipment and develop its business further as a tourist attraction. The investment will sustain jobs, create new employment opportunities and increase demand for goods and services from local suppliers.

Grant of £58,000 from EAGGF for £282,000 project. Contact Roger Metcalf, Dairy Sector Co-ordinator of the Objective One Agricultural Development Team on 01872-322800 for further information.

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24 August 2001
Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting: Greenleisure.co.uk
Priority 4.6 project set up as an alternative to the traditional sport, which allows people of all ages to enjoy the thrill of a favourite country pursuit.

Grant of £8,964 from EAGGF for £35,854 project. Contact Mark Lytham on 07773 255426 for further information.

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22 August 2001
Saltash Waterside Phase I: Caradon District Council
Priority 5.2 project to transform Saltash's waterside into a focal point for visitors and locals.

Grant of £189,858 from ERDF for £380,931 project. Contact Stephen Vinson, Economic Development Manager, Caradon District Council on 01579 341031 or Louise Cox, Projects Officer, Saltash Partnership on 01752 217721 or 07968 575611 for further information.

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22 June 2001
World Heritage Site Bid: Cornwall County Council
Priority 5.2 project to prepare bid for recognition by UNESCO of Cornish mining landscape as World Heritage Site.

Grant of £174,888 from ERDF for £349,888 project. For further information contact principal archaeologist Jeanette Radcliffe on 01872 322568.

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21 June 2001
Taste of the West Ltd
Priority 4.6 Food & Drink Marketing Programme project run by speciality food group, Taste of the West, which aims to put 100 Cornish products on shop shelves in the next three years. Through Taste of the West the project will promote the quality and diversity of Cornish food and drink through a wide-ranging programme which will include grant support, marketing research and advice, new promotional material and a dedicated "Cornish Shopping Mall" website.

Grant of £1,012,744 from EAGGF towards a £3,083,776 project. For further information please contact Carol Trewin on 01579 349 363, e-mail carol@cornwalltasteofthewest.co.uk or click here to visit the website.

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6 June 2001
Stepping Into Tourism: Newquay For Excellence
Priority 3.2 project to combat seasonal unemployment through a wage subsidy scheme for tourism businesses and vocational training for employees.

Grant of £671,685 from ESF for £1,527,105 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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14 May 2001
Rural Diversification Capital Grant Initiative: PROSPER
Priority 4.6 project to provide fund for farms and rural business diversification.

Grant of £1,236,732 from EAGGF for £4,450,463 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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10 May 2001
Rural Tourism Improvement Fund: South West Tourism
Priority 4.6 project providing umbrella fund to assist farm tourism developments.

Grant of £1,969,070 from EAGGF for £7,108,540 project. For further information, see media release from same date.

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9 March 2001
Celtic Film & Television Festival
Priority 1.2 project to provide funding for 22nd Celtic Film & TV Festival, providing major networking opportunity for local film industry.

Grant of £113,107 from ERDF for £229,043 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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12 February 2001
Poldhu Marconi Centre: The National Trust
Priority 5.2 project to create visitor centre and community base to celebrate the international importance of the site from which Marconi sent the first ever Trans-Atlantic radio signal.

Grant of £141,913 from ERDF towards £311,913 project. Contact the National Trust's regional office at Bodmin on 01208 74281 for further details.

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24 January 2001
Pre-Feasibility Study
Looe Outer Harbour: Looe Harbour Commissioners
Priority 5.2 project to fund pre-feasibility study to investigate possible benefits to town of building new outer harbour.

Grant of £15,000 from ERDF towards £30,000 project. Contact Robert Newton on 0468 496055 or Rationale Ltd on 01872 275755 for further details.

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10 January 2001
Trebah Garden Trust
Priority 5.2 project to further restore garden and provide new visitor and educational facilities.

Grant of £540,223 from ERDF towards £1,350,556 project. See media release from same date for further details.

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1 December 2000
Gaia Energy Centre (CREED)
Priority 1.6 project supporting creation of renewable energy centre at Delabole as visitor attraction and for businesses in renewable energy sector.

Grant of £300,000 from ERDF towards £600,000 element of £5.5 million total project cost. Contact Louise Clements on 01208 851188 for further details.

The Cross Cutting Themes run throughout all the projects and we will develop similar examples of good practice in due course.

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