Lottery grants awarded to Leicester

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213 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Jul 2017 Jonjo Elliott

Creative progression

£3,000 Arts Council England
13 Jun 2017 Future Creatives

This is a project by a group in Leicester, serving people in Corby, Northamptonshire. The project will deliver therapeutic woodwork workshops for people with learning difficulties to help them improve their confidence and self-esteem.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2017 Business 2 Business (U.K.) Limited

Business 2 Business (U.K.) Limited

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2017 The Rik Basra Leukaemia Campaign

The funding will be used by a charity to run events to recruit stem cell donors. The project aims to support people living with leukaemia.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2017 Craig Vear

Hope Sanctuary and Place - Digital Operatic Stories of Refugees in Leicester (R and D) - resubmission

£10,342 Arts Council England
31 Oct 2016 Burton Overy Village Hall

The project will renovate the village hall to improve access and safety for the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Oct 2016 Arnesby Parish Council

The project will develop neighbourhood plan, consulting with the local community. This will enable local people to voice their needs and opinions, ensuring future developments in the area best meet their needs.

£9,325 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2016 Houghton Field Association

To drain and regrade the football pitches on Houghton field

£4,302 Sport England
5 Sep 2016 Houghton-on-the-Hill C of E Primary School

The school will use the funding to develop their play space to provide safe and creative play facilities for the benefit of local children, increasing their participation in physical activities and improving overall health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2016 Houghton-on-the-Hill Church of England Primary School

The school will use the funding to develop their play space to provide safe and creative play facilities for the benefit of local children, increasing their participation in physical activities and improving overall health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Aug 2016 Smeeton Westerby Village Hall

The group will use the funding to improve the accessibility of the village hall so it will become the social hub of the community with greater access for everyone to participate in events and activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2016 Fernvale Primary School

The school will use the funding to install outdoor equipment and all weather surfacing within the school grounds. This will enable beneficiaries to use a safe and accessible outdoor space for both extra-curricular activities and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Feb 2016 Burton Overy Parish Council

The group will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study concerning the future facilities, services and amenities of this rurally isolated town. This will strengthen community cohesion by facilitating greater community involvement in decision making activities.

£9,150 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2016 Hungarton Parish Council

The group will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study concerning the future facilities, services and amenities of this rurally isolated town. This will allow the community to actively participate in influencing policies, planning and tackling local issues.

£6,100 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jan 2016 Keyham Village Hall

The group will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen in the village hall. This will increase healthy and safety and improve the environment of the hall.

£8,600 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Kibworth Beauchamp Parish Council

The group will use the funding to produce a Neighbourhood Plan. This will empower the local community to share their needs and opinions regarding development in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2015 St Thomas Beckett PCC Tugby

St Thomas Beckett Church, Tugby, Leicestershire

£181,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2015 Glen Villa FC

The group will use the funding to refurbish their kitchen area and provide a trip for children at the club. The improved facilities will enable increased community engagement.

£6,650 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2015 Advanced Football Development Academy Ltd

The group will use the funding to run a BTEC Level 2 in sport for young people at risk of anti social behaviour and some of which are living with Special Education Needs. This will provide greater opportunities to engage in constructive physical activities and increase beneficiaries? skills.

£9,695 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2015 Houghton Village Hall

A project to install pathways and a ramp access to the village hall to enable people with disabilities, older people and young families to access the building safely. This will enable the organisation to better serve its beneficiaries in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jul 2015 Future Creatives

A project to deliver a creative arts and crafts based skills programme and healthy living activities for young people who are not in education, employment or training, and those with complex needs, including their families. This will develop their communication and practical skills through positive family and social activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jun 2015 Tur Langton Parish Council

The group will use the funding to run consultation and discussion activities on the Neighbourhood Plan with the local community. This will empower beneficiaries with opportunities to voice their opinions on issues that will affect the community.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2015 Fleckey Parish Council

The Fleckney, Leicestershire group will use the funding to install outdoor exercise equipment in the village recreation ground. This will engage residents in activities designed to improve their overall health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Fleckney Parish Council

Modernisation of Sport Centre Changing Rooms

£50,000 Sport England
27 Sep 2014 Takeover Radio

This charity will use the funding to engage disadvantaged young people who are excluded from mainstream education through the delivery of radio broadcast training. This will create new learning opportunities and equip those taking part with transferable skills.

£7,150 Big Lottery Fund
11 Sep 2014 Tugby Church of England Primary School

This school will use the funding to provide extracurricular activity clubs for adults, children and parents with toddlers who are rurally isolated. The project will encourage physical activity, will reduce isolation and enable participation in community life.

£7,996 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Houghton Field Association

To drain and regrade the football pitches on Houghton field.

£42,215 Sport England
5 Aug 2014 Great Glen Parish Council

This is a project by Great Glen Parish Council in Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to engage with consultants and develop a neighbourhood plan. This will enable the local community to shape planning policies and developments that will have a

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2014 Illston On The Hill Village Hall Trust

This is a project by a charity school in Illston on the Hill, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to build an extension for storage and develop a new room in the village hall for the community. This will improve the group's facilities and the a

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2014 Illston On The Hill Village Hall Trust

This is a project by a charity school in Illston on the Hill, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to build an extension for storage and develop a new room in the village hall for the community. This will improve the group?s facilities and the areas community amenities by increasing the buildings capacity to hold meetings and store equipment for the beneficiaries.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2014 St Peter's Church, Tilton-on-the-Hill

St Peters Tower Repairs and Heritage Project - Tilton on the Hill, Leicestershire

£153,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 May 2014 Houghton Tennis Club

Houghton Tennis Club Clubhouse

£6,532 Sport England
24 Mar 2014 Houghton on the Hill CC

Ground Development

£14,300 Sport England
28 Dec 2013 Houghton Village Hall

This is a project by a community organisation in Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to refurbish, extend and improve the facilities of the village hall. This will increase the groups capacity and improve the clubs facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2013 Leicestershire & Rutland 4x4 Response

This is a project by a charity in Leicester serving beneficiaries in Charnwood and the surrounding areas. The group will use the funding to establish a base to operate from, to increase public awareness and recruit volunteers to extend their services. Thi

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2013 Age UK Coventry

Age UK Coventry

£9,250 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2013 Leicestershire and Rutland County Archery Association

Danage Timing System Project

£4,815 Sport England
18 Nov 2013 Fleckney Parish Council

Provision of two new Multi-Sports Pitches in Fleckney

£50,000 Sport England
11 Nov 2013 Open Hands Trust (Leicester)

The continuation and expansion of an existing project by The Open Hands Trust to provide free services that give deprived or socially excluded people the opportunity to work towards a better quality of life, by receiving help with food, clothes and furnit

£446,626 Big Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2013 Philip Herbert

Silent Aria

£14,000 Arts Council England
30 Aug 2013 Great Glen Tennis Club

Construction of tennis courts

£50,000 Sport England
30 Jul 2013 Kibworth Joint Burial Committee

This is a project by a community organisation in Kibworth, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to install a sheltered seating area in the local cemetery for the community. This will improve the areas accessibility for beneficiaries to be able t

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 Illston On The Hill Village Hall Trust

This is a project by a charity in IIston, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to install and promote an energy efficient heat exchange system within the village hall. This will improve the facilities for the hall members, promoting greener tech

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 Arnesby C of E Primary School

This school in Arnesby, Leicestershire will use the funding to create a stimulating and accessible outdoor area for the school and local community to use. This will improve the existing area to provide a safe social and recreation area for those connected

£8,620 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2013 Shauna Richardson

33 Cank Street

£17,260 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2012 Arnesby Village Hall

This charity in Arnesby, Leicestershire will use the funding to create a safe community space for local children and a car park for the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2012 Burton Overy District Church Council

Church of St Andrew

£42,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2012 Andrew Scattergood

Father Used To Say

£9,997 Arts Council England
20 Nov 2012 Oadby Town Football Club

This is a project by a community organisation in Oadby, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to run healthy eating and fitness sessions for the community. This will increase the beneficiaries' physical activity and knowledge of nutrition and die

£9,813 Big Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2012 Great Glen U3A Interests Group

This is a project by a charity in Great Glen, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to purchase IT equipment for use by older people. This will enable the beneficiaries' to access new technologies and improve their computer skills to enhance thei

£4,416 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2012 Houghton Tennis Club

Houghton Tennis Club Clubhouse

£50,000 Sport England
6 Jun 2012 Saddington Sailing Club

This is a project by a community group in Saddington, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to erect a security fence around the perimeter of the boat park.

£2,800 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2012 Philip Herbert

Ballare: To Dance

£33,500 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2011 Tilton Parochial Church Council

Church of St Peter

£59,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Old Mill Primary School Broughton Astley

This is a project by a school in Harborough, Leicestershire. The school will use funding to deliver after school and holiday activities and install a tyre play area for the local community. This will help tackle levels of obesity to improve health and fit

£9,450 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2011 Houghton Village Hall

This is a project by a charity in Houghton on the Hill, Leicestershire. The group will use funding to refurbish the kitchen in the village hall. This will improve the facilities at this community venue that hosts a wide range of different activities and

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Fleckney Parish Council

This is a project by the parish council in Fleckney, Leicestershire. The group will use funding to build a free to use multi use games area at their recreation ground. This will improve the village's facilities and provide local disadvantaged young people

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2011 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Leicester has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Lincolnshire in June 2011. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£225 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2011 Kibworth Improvement Team

Kibworth Heritage Legacy Project

£48,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Cottage and Rural Enterprises Ltd

This is a project by a community group based in Telford. The group will use funding to purchase equipment for their new community cafe. This will allow the organisation to offer employment opportunities for people with learning disabilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Kibworth Joint Recreation Committee

This is a project by a community group in Leicestershire. They will use funding to create boardwalks and pond dipping platforms within the Rookery Close mini-wetland. This will make the wetland accessible to residents and visitors, allowing them to view t

£1,631 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2011 Billesdon Wildlife Group

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Harborough. The group will use funding to improve the woodland in the area and create safe sites for wildlife. This will provide a natural habitat for the community to enjoy.

£805 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Fleckney Mother and Toddler Club

This is a project by a voluntary group in Fleckney, Leicester. The group will use the funding to expand the capacity of their toddler group by introducing a new range of activities and toys, including music, outings and baby massage classes. This will i

£1,700 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2010 Willowbrook Primary School

This school in Leicester will use funding to create a garden area where children can learn, grow their own plants and engage in play activities. This will enhance the facilities at the school, providing a sensory learning resource for children of all back

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 Great Glen Community WildSpace Steering Group

This group will use funding to redesign and improve a community wildspace by creating new paths for improved accessibility, improving the riverside habitat, installing new signs and planting new trees and plants. This will provide people in the community

£7,050 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Hungarton Village Hall

A project by this Hungarton, Leicestershire based charity to improve the village hall for people with disabilities and the wider community. They will widen the doorway and install a metal ramp, as the current platform obstructs the pavement, and install a

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2010 Harborough Dynamos Basketball Club

Growing Basketball in the Harborough District

£1,936 Sport England
11 May 2010 1084 (Market Harborough) Squadron - Air Training Corp

This Air Training Corps based in Market Harborough, Leicester will use an award to purchase IT equipment which will be used for training and presentation purposes. The group currently rely on members' IT equipment for their activities. The project will im

£5,555 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 The Coplow Centre

This charity in Billesdon, Leicester will use the award to refurbish the Coplow Centre premises, upgrading the current space and creating a new room for use by local community groups. The project will improve the safety and accessibility of the centre as

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 Phizzical Productions

This group will use an award to provide intensive dance training for young people from ethnic minority groups. The classes, covering six dance styles and led by well-known professional dance artistes, will be the first of a two phase project to develop a

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Philip Herbert

Ballare: To Dance - Research and Development Grant

£5,000 Arts Council England
15 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One widow of a Second World War veteran from Leicester has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in September of next year. Funding has been provided for one widow of a Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
1 Oct 2009 Sir Jonanthan North Community College

Jump Your Expectations

£792 Sport England
22 Sep 2009 Ruth Wood

Business and Product Development

£4,500 Arts Council England
27 Aug 2009 Leicester Hockey Club

Leicester Hockey Club Roadshow

£6,775 Sport England
31 May 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A second world war veteran from Leicestershire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has been provided for one second world war veteran and one spouse.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2009 Fleckney Parish Council

Fleckney All Weather Floodlit Multi Use Games Area

£90,500 Sport England
4 Nov 2008 Katie Daniels

The geometry of distance

£3,000 Arts Council England
12 May 2008 Countesthorpe Festival Chorus

A project by this Countesthorpe group to run a community concert with over 150 singers and a full orchestra, through a programme of workshops and rehearsals. The grant will include payment for conductors, musical directors, soloists and orchestra.

£7,850 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2008 Billesdon Cricket Club

An award for a project by this cricket club in Billesdon, Leicester to purchase two new outfield and wicket mowers. The current mowers are reaching the end of their usability and are not providing a suitable playing surface for existing and potential mem

£7,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Hungarton Village Hall

A project by this Leicestershire community group to improve the kitchen facilities of the Hungarton Village Hall for use by the wider community. The grant will go toward the cost of the kitchen refurbishment.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Market Harborough & District Sports Association

A project by this group in Harborough, Leicestershire to run dance sessions in five local villages to promote a weekly healthy activity in this rural area which will provide opportunities for physical activities and social networking. The grant will pay f

£9,650 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Fleckney Parish Council

A project by this Leicestershire parish council to address local problems of vandalism with a community arts outreach programme in which young people work with professional artists to design and paint a mural at the community sports hall. The grant will i

£8,719 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Dec 2007 Launde Abbey Trust

Saving of the Oxford and Cambridge building and restoration of the HA-HA at Launde Abbey

£49,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2007 Wigston Fields Flying Club

This pigeon racing club will purchase specialised clocks and equipment to maintain club membership.

£3,403 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 May 2007 Fernvale Primary School

The school will use an award to run a number of clubs out of school hours and in the holidays for activities such as basketball, football, tennis, music, performing arts and dance. The project will provide new activities, develop talent, raise standards a

£9,851 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Apr 2007 Newton Harcourt Village Hall

The group manages and maintains the village hall as a community facility. The project is to provide a new roof to comply with Health & Safety regulations. This will encourage new groups to use the building, providing new opportunities for people to improv

£2,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Feb 2007 The Kibworth Band

The success of the existing youth section has led to increased interest and this new project award will set up a second youth group, purchasing instruments and funding tuition costs for a year. The award is for 5 cornets and tuition costs for 45 weeks

£4,950 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Dec 2006 St Nicholas P C C Shangton

ST NICHOLAS CHURCH

£17,473 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2006 Philip Herbert

Lost Chords, Unsung Songs

£4,550 Arts Council England
16 Aug 2006 CosmixDrums Music Group

The Project Will Enable The Group To Learn Musical And Non Musical Skills On A Regular Basis At A Suitable Accessible Venue. Members Will Receive Tuition From Experienced Professionals And Develop New Skills Through The Use Of Technical Equipment And Reco

£4,565 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 Aug 2006 Anima Dance

The Group Offers Dance Performance And Training Opportunities Highlighting The Issues Around Sexual And Domestic Violence. The Award Will Fund A Project To Develop A Performance Piece Between Adults And Young People Affected By Domestic Violence.

£4,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Jun 2006 Kibworth Harcourt Conservation Society

KIBWORTH HARCOURT HERITAGE TRAIL

£4,235 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 May 2006 The Allerton Research and Educational Trust

The Eye Brook Community Heritage Project

£31,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2006 Broughton Astley Parish Council

This Parish Council Will Use The Grant To Install A New Artificial Cricket Pitch At A Local Recreation Ground, Which Is Used By The Community And The Local Cricket Club As The Current Pitch Is Unsafe For Use.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Feb 2006 Corby and District Sub Aqua Club

This Group Provides Scuba Diving Activities For Local People. The Project Is To Expand The Capacity Of The Club By Providing Additional Equipment And Training For Volunteers To Cope With Increased Demand On The Group'S Sessions.

£4,850 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Dec 2005 Southfields Concert Brass

This well established brass band will use an award to run a recruitment drive to raise awareness of its work and attract new members. It will set up a website, undertake some promotional work and also purchase some new instruments to develop its repertoir

£4,292 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2005 Great Glen U3A

This Group Helps To Advance The Education Of And Provide Recreational Facilities For The People Of Great Glen Who Are No Longer In Full-Time Employment. This Project Will Provide Digital Presentation Equipment To Improve The Presentation Of Material Durin

£2,752 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2005 Fleckney Creative Kids Project

The Group Was Recently Set Up To Provide A Variety Of Activities For Families With Primary School Aged Children. The Project Is To Provide Craft Sessions With A Professional Artist. These Will Include Papier Mache, Clay Modelling And Weaving. A Mural For

£4,314 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Oct 2005 Inky Fish

Inky Fish regional tour

£13,230 Arts Council England