Carrickfergus Townscape Heritage Initiative

Carrickfergus Townscape Heritage Initiative

Image: an old photograph of Carrickfergus from the 1800s

Carrickfergus Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) is a five year funding programme to regenerate the town’s historic Conservation Area, supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, Council and participating property owners.

Carrickfergus THI is delivered by Council with the oversight of Carrickfergus THI Project Board.  The scheme is running from 2016 to 2020 and aims to:

  • preserve and enhance buildings located within the  town’s Conservation Area, through targeted THI grant assistance

  • stimulate and support the wider economic regeneration of Carrickfergus by enhancing its distinctive historic character

  • raise awareness of the rich built and cultural heritage of Carrickfergus through a programme of training, education and events.

National Lottery Heritage Lottery Fund