The people of Falkirk have voted in the Capital Projects stage of Community Choices.

Almost 16,000 votes were cast, and 19 projects have been successful in securing a total of over £1.2M. The successful projects range from installing potentially life-saving defibrillator devices across Falkirk, to upgrading a local pit disaster memorial; from repairing the roof on a local community theatre, to installing specialist play equipment for children with additional support needs.

The following groups were successful:

  • Bainsford Hall Community Group
  • Bantaskin Residents Association
  • Barony Players
  • Bo'ness Children’s Fair
  • Bo’ness United Community Football Club
  • The Boys Brigade
  • Dunipace FC
  • Denny YMCA
  • Ettrick Dochart Community Hall
  • Falkirk Golf Club
  • Friends of Forth Valley First Responders
  • Friends of Inchyra Park
  • Keep Larbert & Stenhousemuir Beautiful
  • Maddiston Primary School Parents Assoc.
  • Shieldhill Welfare Club
  • Sir Wm. Wallace Grand Lodge of Scotland Free Colliers
  • Syngenta Juveniles FC
  • Tamfourhill Community Hub
  • Westquarter and Redding Community Project
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Falkirk-Wide Projects

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Friends of Forth Valley First Responders 73,485 4,035 327 3,708
Barony Players 29,900 1,628 64 1,564

Ward 1 Bo’ness and Blackness

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Bo’ness Children’s Fair 46,213 1,399 164 1,235
Bo’ness United Community Football Club 35,000 1,134 104 1,030
Newtown Park Association 96,049 801 78 723

Ward 2 Grangemouth

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Syngenta Juveniles FC 100,300 912 108 804
Friends of Inchyra Park 36,075 602 78 524

Ward 3 Denny and Banknock

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Dunipace FC 129,000 600 90 510
Denny YMCA 29,000 523 63 460

Ward 4 Carse, Kinnaird and Tryst

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Keep Larbert & Stenhousemuir Beautiful (KLSB) 31,520 328 31 297

Ward 5 Larbert and Bonnybridge

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
The Boys Brigade 25,000 44 6 38

Ward 6 Falkirk North

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Bainsford Hall Community Group 190,000 497 64 433
Falkirk Golf Club 39,800 498 112 386

Ward 7 Falkirk South

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Bantaskin Residents Association 81,000 451 43 408
Tamfourhill Community Hub 31,910 321 29 292
Ettrick Dochart Community Hall 25,500 270 19 251

Ward 8 Lower Braes

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Westquarter and Redding Community Project 77,000 443 52 391
Sir Wm. Wallace Grand Lodge of Scotland Free Colliers 38,000 389 64 325
Laurieston Tennis Club 75,000 289 47 242
Friends at Braes [High School] 15,500 230 53 177
Avonbank Fishery CIC 9,275 191 33 158

Ward 9 Upper Braes

Group £ Votes Cast Ineligible Votes Eligible Votes
Shieldhill Welfare Club 82,504 527 36 491
Maddiston Primary School Parents Assoc. 110,000 504 75 429
California Community Hub 27,000 397 53 344
Braes Greenspace – Shieldhill Hillcrest SCIO 56,050 315 44 271
Shieldhill and California Community Council 74,500 275 35 240
Bailliefields Community Hub SCIO 95,000 259 47 212