Lottery grants awarded to Alford

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74 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
22 Aug 2017 St Wilfrid's Church Alford

A Future for St Wilfrid's Church, Alford

£9,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2016 Alford Corn Exchange Community Group

The Indoor Bowls Club

£2,429 Sport England
22 Sep 2016 Alford Corn Exchange Community Group

Alford Corn Exchange

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2016 Alford & District Civic Trust Ltd

The Thompson Collection Extension Project

£57,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2016 Withern Village Hall Committee

The group will use the funding to purchase new furniture and catering equipment for their village hall. This will enable the local community to make greater use of the facility.

£5,329 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2016 Alford Craft Market

They will convert an old building next to its Craft Centre into a pottery and glass workshop for use by the local community. This would include facilities for throwing pots, glassblowing and lampworking, which are all growing in popularity. This will increase the number, variety and complexity of activities available for local people and give them the opportunity to learn new skills not currently available in the surrounding area.

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2016 Strubby, Beesby and Maltby Village Hall

The group will use the funding to update the village hall's facilities. This will enable them to provide more activities in this rural area.

£9,225 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jan 2016 Willoughby Playing Field Association

The group will use the funding to create a communal orchard and nature reserve for older people who are socially isolated. This will create a welcoming environment for them to enjoy and socialise in.

£7,450 Big Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2015 Lincolnshire Lowland Search And Rescue

The group will use the funding to create a new lowland search and rescue service. This will build capacity for this community organisation that supports the needs of the community that it servess

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2015 Lincolnshire International Chamber Music Festival

Magna Musica

£4,290 Arts Council England
28 May 2015 Alford Corn Exchange Community Group

The group will use the funding to refurbish the community building. This will ensure this isolated community sustains a focal point for the long-term future.

£8,864 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2015 Alford Craft Market

The group will use the funding to refurbish a local facility into a craft centre for the whole community. This will provide access to craft activities and exhibitions which are not currently available.

£8,959 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2015 Huttoft Village Hall Committee

This is a project by a charity in Huttoft, Lincolnshire. The group will use the funding to create a storage area within their village hall. This will improve both the accessibility and safety of the hall for the benefit of the wider community, particularly those that use the hall and have limited mobility.

£5,250 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2014 Willoughby Fete

This is a project by a community organisation in Willoughby, Lincolnshire. The group will use the funding to hold a village fete in the isolated, rural community. This will encourage community cohesion, reducing isolation and anti-social behaviour.

£7,840 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2013 Alford & District Civic Trust Ltd

Alford Remembers: World War One Centenary

£3,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2013 Alford Sports Hall Association

Replacement of old and deteriorated sports hall floor

£49,500 Sport England
21 Jan 2013 Huttoft Village Hall Committee

This charity in Alford, Lincolnshire will use the funding to refit a new ceiling, widen doorways to enable wheelchair access and install new heaters to improve the temperature of the hall which is used by local community groups.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2011 Alford Sports Hall Association

Table Tennis Development

£5,130 Sport England
24 Aug 2010 Gayton-Le-Marsh Village Hall

This group will use the funding to carry out a series of improvements and renovations of their village hall. This will create a more functional community venue, allowing more local residents to benefit from using it for a range of activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2010 The East Coast Local Action Group

A project by this group in Lincolnshire to provide all-terrain wheelchairs at four beach resorts in the area and thereby allow the disabled the opportunity to access the beach.

£8,424 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2009 St Helena's Parochial Church Council

Church of St Helena

£47,929 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2009 Alford & District Civic Trust Ltd

Alford Manor House: Garden Restoration

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Jul 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World War veteran from Alford has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in July of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2009 Alford Sports Hall Association

This group will use an award to purchase new equipment for a fitness suite, enabling the wider community to participate in regular physical activity without the need to travel long distances. The grant will pay for an elliptical machine, upright bike, tre

£9,982 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Alford & District U3A

This education group will use funding to buy computers and equipment to assist with group activities and increase the skills of users.

£4,413 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Sep 2007 Alford North Road Racing Pigeon Club

This pigeon racing club will improve and expand its facilities.

£9,444 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Aug 2007 Alford Community Trust

A project by this Alford charity to offer a series of workshops for young people who are interested in the technical side of creating music. Run over several weeks, the workshops will include modules that will help build skills for some participants to se

£3,597 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Jun 2007 Willoughby Welcome

A project to hold a year long series of events celebrating the 400 year anniversary of the founding of the first English settlement in America. The grant will contribute towards the re-enactment of an American pioneers camp, an exhibition of the 'Discove

£4,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Nov 2006 Willoughby Welcomes

Willoughby Welcomes

£26,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2006 National Coastwatch Institution

This group provides coastal surveillance to monitor holiday makers, local fishermen and shipping with the aim of saving lives. The project is to enhance the facilities at the group's base by providing CCTV equipment and other surveillance tools. This will

£3,800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 Jun 2006 Alford Festival Music

The Group Will Hold A Two Day Jazz Festival And A Series Of Concerts To Promote And Involve Local Musicians, Professional Jazz Bands Will Also Take Part. The Award Is For The Festival And Concerts, Including Artistes, Publicity And Admin.

£4,450 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jun 2006 Alford Youth Advice Centre

The Group Provides Information, Advice And Support To Young People Aged 11 To 25. The Project Is To Carry Out A Survey On The Support Needs Of Young People Aged 16 To 25.

£3,191 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 May 2006 Cleethorpes Folk Festival

Cleethorpes Folk Festival

£2,000 Arts Council England
9 May 2006 Alford Community Trust

This Group Provides Facilities For Recreation And Leisure Time Occupation For The Community Of Alford And The Surrounding Area. The Project Aims To Provide Support, Help And Encouragement For Parents Of Children With Challenging Behaviour. This Will Be Do

£4,962 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Dec 2005 Sutton Theatre Company

This amateur drama group stages two major performances and a pantomime each year, as well as variety shows, concerts and murder mystery evenings. The group plans to take its shows to the local village halls and residential homes for older people in the ar

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Oct 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Alford has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in September of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
22 Sep 2005 Memorial Park Trust

The Memorial Park Trust develop and maintain the Memorial Park. This grant will pay for play equipment (disabled friendly) and a shelter.

£164,129 Community Fund
29 Aug 2005 Alford and District Cricket Club

This Group Provides Facilities For Cricket As A Recreational And Social Activity. This Project Will Provide A Cricket Development Programme Through Working With Local Schools In The Evening And Weekends To Encourage More Boys And Girls To Play Cricket. Th

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 May 2005 Skegness Sub Aqua Club

This Group Promotes Diving For All Ages Within The Local Community. The Project Is To Purchase Additional Equipment To Enable More People To Join The Club. Local Community Groups Will Also Be Invited To 'Try Dive' Sessions, Which Will Hopefully Lead To Gr

£1,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Apr 2005 Deanery Synod of Calcewaithe and Candleshoe

This Group Provides A Variety Of Services For The Local Community. The Project Is To Fund A Programme Of Multimedia Presentations And Talks On Various Issues Affecting People (Including Marriage, Attitudes To Sex, Violence And Theft). The Award Is For Lap

£4,193 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Oct 2004 P L U G I T

This group promotes computer literacy, particularly amongst older people. The project wants to purchase three laptops, which will be loaned out to members of the group so they can continue with their learning in areas such as spreadsheets, databases and l

£4,265 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 May 2004 Maltby Players

This Drama Group Plan To Research, Write, Develop And Perform A Ghost Walk On A Regular Basis In The Mablethorpe Area. It Will Enable Local People And Tourists To Learn About The History Of This Area. The Award Is For Writer And Director Fees, Travel, Mar

£3,592 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Apr 2004 John Spendluffe Technology College

The College Plans To Run After School Basketball Clubs For All Pupils With Qualified Coaches And Coach Training. The Award Is For Coach Fees, Courses And Equipment Including Goals, Balls And Kit.

£4,960 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Apr 2004 Alford Community Trust

This Community Group Runs Weekly Events And Activities Including A Homework Club, Dance And Drama Workshops, Internet And Technology Skills And A Parent And Toddler Group. The Project Is Purchase Equipment For The Children And Young People'S Activities. T

£4,795 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Mar 2004 Alford Youth Advice Centre

This Project Will Enable Alford Youth Advice Centre To Continue To Provide Services For Young People Who Are From The Alford Area. The Project Will Enable The Applicant To Widen And Increase The Skills Of Local Young People, Allow Young People To Make Inf

£49,736 Community Fund
20 Feb 2004 Alford Primary School

This Project Will Provide A Basketball Club Operating After School And Lunch Time Providing The Children Of The School Access To Qualified Coaching And Basketball Equipment. The Award Is For Outdoor Basketball Goals And Installation, Indoor Basketball Goa

£4,976 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Jan 2004 Cleethorpes Folk Festival

Cleethorpes folk festival

£2,143 Arts Council England


£22,768 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Oct 2003 Mumby Community Group

The project consists of turning a disused allotment into a wildlife and sensory garden for all the residents of Mumby and the surrounding villages to enjoy. At present Mumby, with a population of just under 400 people, has no facilities at all.

£8,114 New Opportunities Fund
13 Jun 2003 Alford Youth Advice Centre

The Alford Youth Advice Centre Exists To Help And Educate Young People, In Particular Those Suffering Through Poor Social Or Economic Circumstances Or Through Ill Health. This Project Is To Maximise The Use Of The Building By Carrying Out Some Refurbishm

£1,329 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Apr 2003 Memorial Park Trust

The original site has been extended and improved and the Doorstep Green is in the heart of Alford market town. The new area helps to create a better footpath/cycle link to the town centre. A new child friendly cycle route and skate board ramp have been c

£52,751 New Opportunities Fund
9 Dec 2002 St Thomas of Canterbury Church

In February 2000, Mumby Parish Council Converted The Nave Into A Dual Purpose Area For Community Use. The Groups Objective Is To Enable The Whole Community To Use The Building As Much As Possible With The Aim Of Developing The Community Awareness. They Wo

£3,108 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Jul 2002 Memorial Park Trust

A development grant has been awarded towards the costs of a widespread community consultation on creating or enhancing a green space for local people. The project will produce a detailed design in the preparation for the grantee to apply for a full `creat

£3,500 New Opportunities Fund
14 Mar 2002 Alford & District Civic Trust Ltd

Alford Manor House, Museum & Gardens

£1,403,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2002 The Willoughby Village History Group


£12,582 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2001 P L U G I T

This group promotes computer awareness and literacy among over 60s, and also loans computers to members of this age group and who are disabled, so they can receive one-to one-training in their own homes. This award will pay for computer linked projection

£2,150 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jun 2001 Willoughby Village Hall

The one year grant will enable the Village Hall to upgrade and expand the kitchen, add a disabled toilet , tarmac the car park and provide wheelchair access to the hall.

£28,048 Community Fund
28 May 2001 Alford Festival Music

This Project Aims To Improve The Festival By Attracting Professional Musicians For Concerts And Workshops. The Group Are Hoping That This Will Help To Attract A Larger And Wider Section Of The Local Community To The Festival. The Award Is For Artists Fees

£3,000 Arts Council England
28 May 2001 Withern Playgroup

This Playgroup would like to purchase a range of toys and games to update old and worn equipment and increase the activities they offer. The award is for educational toys and games and books.

£608 Community Fund
28 May 2001 Community Voluntary Car Service

This group require office equipment and furniture to furnish the new office they will be moving into in the near future. They provide a low cost car service for people in Lincolnshire attending medical appointments. The award is for office furniture and e

£3,849 Community Fund
12 Jan 2001 Maltby Players

This Amateur Dramatic Group Intends To Put On Productions For Local People. The Purchase Of New Equipment Will Help Them To Produce A Much Better Show. They Also Hope To Subsidise Access For Children And Older People.The Money Is For Replacement Of 16 Yea

£5,000 Arts Council England
27 Sep 2000 32nd Grimsby (St Columba's) Guides

This group will use the award to purchase camping tents and equipment to be able to continue with camping and expedition work.

£3,372 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 Willoughby Parish Group

This Parish Group would like to set up a website to publish information about local history and characters. The award is for the costs of purchasing a domain name, isp fees, registration, software, tuition time and a computer.

£4,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2000 P C C Ulceby

This PCC are planning to produce a millennium book as a memento for each household and available in libraries. It will contain a pictorial and historical snapshot of the village in 2000-2001. The award is for a digital camera, book binder and covers, pape

£813 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Dec 1999 The Youth Shack

This project aims to improve the facilties at the youth club so that members can participate ininter-club sports, provide entertainment for non-members, and to provide activities for the group itself. The award is for the purchase of a bar football table,

£5,000 Community Fund
30 Sep 1999 Qwackers Pre-School

This pre-school playgroup caters for children aged 2 to 4 years old. This grant, over three years, is to replace the entrance door, windows and drainage system.

£3,110 Community Fund
9 Sep 1999 Maltby Players

This group provides live entertainment by involving members in all aspects of drama. The award is for costumes, clip mikes, gauze curtain, entrance fees for a special millennium performance.

£4,500 Millennium Commission
5 Aug 1999 Disability Lincs: Alford Branch

This group provides support, information and social activities for members. The award is for additional outings, entertainment and Christmas dinner.

£2,000 Community Fund
5 Aug 1999 Alford Methodist Church

This group provides a meeting place for local groups in the centre of a small market town. The award is for folding tables (-854), crockery (-846) and kitchen improvements (-558).

£2,258 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 Withern Area Computer Klub

This group provides a programme of talks, demonstrations and other activities relating to computers and IT systems. People are encouraged to develop their computer skills and advice and support is available. The award is for three standard computer syst

£4,975 Community Fund
10 Sep 1998 East Lindsey District Council

Alford Townscape Heritage Initiative

£200,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Jun 1997 Qegs Arts Festival Committee

Summer Arts Festival

£1,760 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Alford Festival Music

Alford Jazz Festival

£3,000 Arts Council England
19 Dec 1995 Footsteps Kids Club Alford

To Provide Places To Low Income Families

£2,500 Community Fund