Useful information

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All sorts of useful information that doesn't really fit anywhere else!

Things you might find: grants and funding, classified advertising, open days and volunteer taster days.

Grants and Funding

Details of any recent funding opportunities.

Classified Advertising

Is carried in CJS Professional, you'll find the most recent adverts here.

Volunteer Taster Days

Chance to have a go and meet the volunteers team.

Post on this page

Submit your general listing for inclusion here, 50 words free. 

Grants and Funding

Miscellaneous sources of funding, for groups and individuals. All details were correct at time of publication but please remember that funding sources often dry up quickly, either because all the funds have been distributed / allocated or because for many reasons the money is no longer available so please contact the provider to double check.


The National Lottery Heritage Fund offers grants for heritage projects across the UK that involve capital works and activity from £3,000 upwards. The Fund is able to support both natural and cultural heritage and has identified supporting landscape and nature projects as a key priority for investment.


Women in Agriculture Practical Training Fund

If you’re a woman in the Scottish agriculture industry and you want to develop your skills and talents through practical training, you can now apply to Lantra Scotland for funding.

The Fund is provided by the Scottish Government and is now only open to first-time applicants. Find out more here


Volunteer Taster Days

Opportunity to meet the team, find out what's invovled and have a go before committing yourlsef to anything longer term.

If nothing is listed right now then have a look at the Volunteering Organisations section.