Two Kerry-based art organisations have received funding as part of the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Small Capital Grants Scheme. Tureencahill Community Group has received a €10,000 grant for heating, lighting and sound equipment. Coiste Éigse na Brídeóige has received €958 for a lights system and protective-casing. This funding support will assist in delivering new artistic projects and enhancing cultural events in the local communities. The grants announcement has been welcomed by Labour TD Arthur Spring.