Yr hyn sy’n Newydd - Scotland
Victoria Pendleton honours Edinburgh sport hero
21st Hydref 2021
Former Olympic champion, Victoria Pendleton, has honoured an inspirational Edinburgh hero, who ran over 280km to raise funds for mental health charities, with a National Lottery Award in recognition of his incredible work.
Olympic legend Sir Chris Hoy delivers an early Christmas surprise for local sporting hero
16th Rhagfyr 2020
Six-time Olympic champion, Sir Chris Hoy, surprised Fife cycling enthusiast, Kirsteen Torrance, with a video call and the delivery of a new bike, as a show of appreciation from The National Lottery.
TV Presenter and furniture restorer Jay Blades honours Scottish community workers with bespoke benches
23rd Tachwedd 2020
Today two Scottish charity workers have been honoured with unique, handcrafted benches designed by the country’s most famous furniture restorer and eco-designer Jay Blades.
GLASGOW DUO CROWNED LOCKDOWN LEGENDS IN COVETED AWARDS
5th Tachwedd 2020
The Glasgow duo behind an independent film organisation who worked round the clock have been honoured for their work with a National Lottery Award.
TV PERSONALITY, JEAN JOHANNSSON, CROWNS INSPIRATIONAL CHARITY FOUNDER ‘LOCKDOWN LEGEND’ IN COVETED AWARDS
28th Hydref 2020
Helen Skelton takes on big birthday Ben Nevis climb to celebrate The National Lottery's 25th Anniversary
4th Tachwedd 2019
TV presenter and outdoor enthusiast, Helen Skelton, leading a special expedition to the summit of the UK’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis, joined by a group of young people from the PEEK Project in Glasgow, to celebrate The National Lottery’s 25th Birthday.
National Lottery -Funded projects transform the lives of local Dundonians
2nd Ebrill 2019
The #ThanksTayYou series of short films has turned the spot-light on the stories of individuals who have benefited from a selection of National Lottery funded projects
Dundee resource centre praised for empowering local muslim women
29th Mawrth 2019
Supported by National Lottery funding, Dundee resource centre AMINA helps address key issues and needs of local Muslim women
“I DO HAVE MORE CONFIDENCE, I’M PREPARED TO DO THINGS I HAVEN’T DONE BEFORE AND ENJOY A SENSE OF ACHIEVEMENT – IT MAKES ME FEEL GOOD ABOUT MYSELF.”
27th Mawrth 2019
Supported by National Lottery funding, Dundee art project ST/ART@DCA helps Lillian Malcolm regain confidence after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis
Football in Dundee proving a force for good thanks to work of community trusts connected to the city's two professional clubs
20th Mawrth 2019
Supported by National Lottery funding, DFC In The Community Trust and Dundee United Community Trust are helping fans’ physical and mental health
"V&A Dundee has been a catalyst, it has changed lives for the better and shone a spotlight on all that is good about the city"
11th Mawrth 2019
Supported by National Lottery funding, V&A Dundee has helped local young person Ailsa Purdie realise and fulfil her ambitions without leaving the city she loves
A jive and kicking: 92 Year Old Dundonian praises "extended family" for their support following the death of her cousin
6th Mawrth 2019
Nae Limits 60+ Association, supported by National Lottery funding, helps Mabel Robertson and dozens of others enjoy dancing, live music and companionship in later life