Approved Funding In 2009

Please note, these are approvals only and not all loans/ grants will be taken up.

Businesses Assisted in 2009
Month Business Activity Area Total Schemes
December Hebrides Harmony Beauty therapy Lewis £3,000.00 PSYBT Loan
Finlay and John William Macdonald Purchase fishing vessel Harris £35,000.00 Outer Hebrides Fisheries Support Scheme
£10,000.00 PSYBT Loan
November Business Activity Area Total Schemes
Sulair Restarant Ltd Licenced Restaurant (Re-location of restaurant) Lewis £8,000.00 Business Loan
Corrodale Self-catering accomodation South Uist £8,000.00 Business Loan
Hebridean Seaweed Ltd Seaweed processing factory Lewis £14,616.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme P-4
Polybox Ltd Manufacturing of Polystyrene Packaging Lewis £12,528.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme P-4
Westminch Salmon Ltd Salmon Processing Benbecula £21,039.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme P-4
Macaulay Askernish Ltd Civil engineering contractor, quarry masters, and a manufacturer of blocks South Uist £3,865.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme P-4
Stag Bakeries Ltd Hebridean bakery Lewis £6,682.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme P-4
MacInnes Brothers Ltd Civil engineering contractor & builder Benbecula £4,400.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme P-4
Macdonald Crafts Replica models and craft houses Lewis £250.00 PSYBT MTG
October The Port Beach House Ltd Restaurant Lewis £8,000.00 Kick-start Phase 3
James Anderson Joinery Joiner Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
£4,000.00 PSYBT Loan
September ASAT Media Systems Arial and satellite installation. Lewis £2,000.00 Micro Business Loan
Body Piercing Studio Body piercing. Lewis £2,000.00 Micro Business Loan
MacInnes Brothers Civil engineering and contract builder Uist £1,300.00 IIBDS P-3 Grant
July Hebridean Vending Services Vending services Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
CMAC Plumbing Plumbing services Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
A.I.M Plumbing and Heating Plumbing and Heating services Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
Complexions Body and beauty therapist Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
Macaulay Askernish Ltd Civil engineering contractor, quarry masters, and a manufacturer of blocks S.  Uist £3,141.00 IIBDS P-3
Stag Bakeries Ltd Hebridean bakery Lewis £4,322.40 IIBDS P-3
West Minch Salmon Salmon Processing Benbecula £3,000.00 IIBDS P-3
June Hebridean Equestrian Centre Horse Riding Lessons Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
Ronnie Morrison Joiner Joiner Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
Ian Fraser - Gardening Services Gardening and landscaping services Lewis £2,000.00 Micro Business Loan
K & K Fishing Fishing N.  Uist £64,000.00 Fisheries Support Scheme
£5,000.00 PSYBT Loan
Donald MacLean Fishing Barra Up to £35,000 Fisheries Support Scheme
Donald Francis Macneil Fishing Vatersay £12,500.00 Fisheries Support Scheme
May Back and Sides Barber Shop Lewis £4,800.00 PSYBT Loan
      £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
Jason Morrison Joiner Joiner Lewis £3,000.00 PSYBT Loan
      £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
Sarah MacKenzie Hairdresser Hairdresser Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
Wild West Foods UK Ltd Imports, brands, packages and markets beef jerky Lewis £8,000.00 Business Loan
Kallin Shellfish Ltd Shellfish processing N.  Uist £2,037.00 IIBDS
West Minch Salmon Ltd Salmon Processing Benbecula £7,680.00 IIBDS
April Tolsta Community Council Aim - Community Buy out of village shop and post-office. Back £15,000.00 Community Regneration Fund
Working to Recovery Ltd Training and Consultancy organisation Ness £8,000.00 Business Loan
Donald John MacDonald Sub-contracting plant hire Uig, Valtos £8,000.00 Business Loan
K & K Fishing Fishing N.  Uist £5,000.00 PSYBT Loan
Alasdair Iain MacLenzie Painting and decorating Benbecula £1,700.00 PSYBT Loan
Catchalot Fishing North Uist £4,000.00 PSYBT Loan
£1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
March Photo Gift Products Locally produced Gift Items for local people, tourists and opportunities for promotional products businesses. South Uist £4,000.00 Business Loan
Isle of Harris Golf Club Development of Isle of Harris Golf Course to promote the sport. Harris £10,000.00 Community Regeneration Fund
Co-Chomunn na Pairc Re-development of Community Shop South Lochs £12,168.00 Community Regeneration Fund
Gress Common Grazings Creation of safe access to Newmarket Gateway Playpark and Community Garden Lewis £15,000.00 Community Regeneration Fund
Lewis and Harris Youth Club Association Erection of Sclaldale Amenity Building Harris £10,000.00 Community Regeneration Fund
Iochdar Community Hall Purchase and installation of 2 WestWind Turbines South Uist £19,660.00 Community Renewables Support Fund
Carinish Hall Purchase and installation of 2 WestWind Turbines North Uist £19,596.00 Community Renewables Support Fund
February Envy Beauty Salon Lewis £5,000.00 PSYBT Loan
£1,000.00 PSYBT Grant
£2,000.00 Micro Business Loan
i-Mag PC Computer sales, repair and maintenance Lewis £2,000.00 PSYBT Loan
£2,000.00 Micro Business Loan
Askernish Golf Course Erect a 2.5kw wind turbine and battery system South Uist £10,856.00 Community Renewables Support Fund
January HHP Balivanich Office Installation of Air source heat pump, the NIBE Fighter 2005 - 11kw with co-efficient of performance 3.5 N. Uist £11,659.00 Community Renewables Support Fund
Isle of Barra Oysters Developing an Oyster farm. Barra £8,000.00 Kick Start Loan
Hebridean Seaweed Company Seaweed Processing Factory Lewis £1,496.88 IIBDS P-3