The main award - chosen by shoppers - from Tesco's Bags of Help fund (derived from the plastic bags charge) has gone to Alzheimer Scotland Lewis & Harris, for their Dementia Friendly Snooker Club.

Alzheimer Scotland Lewis & Harris said: "We are delighted to be awarded the main award of £4000.

"The activity is now up and running and folks are already enjoying their game of snooker or pool.

"This is a great boost to our much-needed local fundraising. We really appreciate all the support we get from the community - it makes a big difference and supports us greatly in our work!

"If anyone has any ideas to support us with fundraising please get in touch with our Community Fundraiser Karen MacDonald on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or contact us at the Dementia Resource Centre on Bells Road 01851 702123.
 
Stornoway Tesco also announced that the Macaulay College Stornoway 
Petting Zoo Access For All project will receive £2000.

Meanwhile, An Radio Uist's  
Skills Holiday Club will receive 
£1000.

Stornoway Tesco said: "A huge thank you to our customers for voting and well done to all the groups."

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