Lottery grants awarded to Derbyshire Dales, East Midlands in 2017

30 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
8 Nov 2017 Derbyshire County Council Virtual School

Stars and Stories

£34,960 Arts Council England
4 Aug 2017 The Connection Space Community Interest Company

The project will offer therapeutic farming sessions to support the wellbeing of people with mental health issues or dementia and their families and carers. Sessions will include nature and animal based activities and access to counselling.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
1 Aug 2017 Templar Poetry Projects Ltd


£15,000 Arts Council England
28 Jul 2017 Debbie Adele Cooper

Exhibition and Participation Beijing Photo Festival

£4,200 Arts Council England
18 Jul 2017 Wirksworth Arts Festival

Wirksworth Festival

£9,000 Arts Council England
18 Jul 2017 Hognaston Village Hall Trustees

The project will repave the village hall car park to improve safety and community access.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2017 Doveridge Village Hall Committee

The project will refurbish the toilets in their rural community building to bring them up to date and improve health and safety standards.

£6,200 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2017 Laura Ellen Bacon

New sculptural work

£14,910 Arts Council England
21 Jun 2017 John Smedley Archive Charitable Trust

John Smedley Archive Charitable Trust - Viability Project for the Museum of Knitted Fashion

£43,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2017 Ashish Ghadiali

The Crossing

£8,000 Arts Council England
6 Jun 2017 Haarlem Artspace

Haarlem Artspace

£14,950 Arts Council England
30 May 2017 1st Brassington Guides

The project will purchase equipment so they can deliver new activities to meet the needs of girls in this rurally isolated community.

£3,511 Big Lottery Fund
26 May 2017 British Orienteering Federation Limited

NGB Funding 2017-21

£805,000 Sport England
18 May 2017 The Arkwright Society Ltd

Lumsdale Revived - a Volunteering Partnership

£59,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 May 2017 Taddington Parochial & Church Council

The project will purchase two marquees to hold rural community events that aim to reduce social isolation and bring communities together.

£4,302 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2017 Parkside Junior School

The school will provide new gym equipment to help children enjoy more physical activities and improve their health and wellbeing.

£9,751 Big Lottery Fund
3 May 2017 Eyam Village Club

The project will carry out safety improvements to their rural building so it can continue to be used by the community. This will help to reduce social isolation among older people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 Mark Gwynne Jones


£14,995 Arts Council England
20 Apr 2017 Derbyshire Dales District Council

Active Everyone

£40,748 Sport England
31 Mar 2017 Staffordshire Care Farming Development C.I.C.

This project will offer therapeutic outdoor activities for people with mental health issues who live in rural places near Tamworth and Lichfield. The funding will support the delivery of two free 15-week programmes for people with agoraphobia, anxiety and depression, or who are socially isolated, to develop confidence and self-esteem. People can choose from activities including animal care and dog training, cooking, countryside walks, crafts, horticulture, keeping chickens, fencing, fishing and floristry.

£286,057 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2017 Mary Clowes Hall

The funding will be used by a charity to redevelop their kitchen, which is no longer fit for purpose. The project aims to increase the number of users the charity can provide for and and improve access for disabled people.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 Hope Valley Social Communication Support Group

The project will provide coaching and support for children with autism and other social communication issues. This will help the children improve their social skills and reduce social isolation.

£4,476 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2017 Derbyshire County Council

GREAT PLACE SCHEME: Vital Valley - A creative future for Derwent Valley Mills world heritage site

£1,285,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2017 Templar Poetry Projects Ltd

Commissioning, editing, printing, publishing and promoting two Poetry Collections by Jean Bleakney and Olive Broderick

£3,200 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Feb 2017 Derbyshire Wildlife Trust

Working for Nature - Natural Heritage Skills for the Future

£738,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2017 Hulland Ward Parish Council

The project will install a defibrillator to enable local people in this isolated rural village to administer first aid and potentially save lives.

£2,370 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2017 Derbyshire Wildlife Trust

Play Wild

£36,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Jan 2017 Brailsford & District Community First Responders

This project will use the funding to purchase new equipment for its team of first response volunteers. This will build capacity for this organisation?s service delivery and improve the way it supports the community in medical emergencies.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jan 2017 Kate Bellis


£9,305 Arts Council England
4 Jan 2017 Birchover Parish Council

The project will install new play equipment on playing fields to encourage children and families to meet and play together.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund