Megan Gourlay

Megan started going to learn to play hockey in 2015. After a few sessions Megan for asked to register for the Solway Sharks u14 team which she did in November 2015 and attended her first training session. This was an all boys team. The Solway Sharks officials in the club were great and Megan loved training with the team. One …

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William Jammeh

I am writing to report on my tall ship adventure on the Tall Ships Youth Trust brig, the Stavros Niarchos as I have now completed my journey. After boarding the ship on the 15th August my colleagues and I were split into three watches and were trained in knots, sails, harnesses and safety equipment before trying a climb up the …

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Andrew

My name is Andrew and I play Ice Hockey at Dumfries Ice Bowl playing for the Junior Solway Sharks. The Holywood Trust gave me a grant to allow me to attend for the next year. I have started Development Classes and was offered a place in the under14’s Team In September 2016. I train every Tuesday and Thursday night. Weekends …

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Amy Coupland

“I would like to thank the Holywood Trust greatly for the funding given to help pay for education, in the quest to make my dream come true of owning my own Saddlery Business. Ever since I was a child I was interested in horses. My mother made the fatal flaw of taking me to our local riding school when I …

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