Lottery grants awarded to Wigston

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
21 Nov 2016 Wigston Guides Community Room

The project will update and maintain a community building to ensure its sustainability and provide heating so it can be used all year round.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2016 Little Hill Primary School

The school will install a trim trail to engage children in extracurricular play and improve their fitness and wellbeing.

£9,114 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2016 Age UK Oadby & Wigston

The group will use the funding to improve the female toilets and make them accessible, bringing the rurally located building in line with health and safety requirements.

£7,259 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2016 All Saints C of E Primary School

The school will use the funding to install a climbing and adventure trail. This will improve the environment at the school, providing opportunities for creative play.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Anand Bhatt

Discover Asia

£5,000 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2015 Age UK Oadby & Wigston

The group will use the funding to purchase a new roof for the centre which is important in reducing isolation amongst local older people.

£2,340 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2015 The Leicestershire Fly Fishing Association

A project to deliver fly fishing sessions for local beneficiaries. This will young people getting involved in positive outdoor activities and engaging with nature rather than being socially isolated at home.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Aakash Odedra Limited

Develop, Establish, Grow

£93,950 Arts Council England
27 Feb 2015 Wigston liberal club

This is a project by community organisation in Leicester. The group will use the funding to deliver a variety of activities to both the younger and older generation including day trips and fitness classes. This will increase community participation in physical activities which have been designed to confront identified health and well being issue of local people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2015 Aakash Odedra Limited

Building Blocks

£15,000 Arts Council England
14 Jan 2015 Anand Bhatt

Anand Bhatt Personal Development - 2

£15,000 Arts Council England
1 Sep 2014 The Elms

This community organisation will use the funding to purchase games and sports equipment to deliver classes and events, which will attract older and younger people. This will develop the capacity of the organisation to offer appealing activities for a wider range of beneficiaries.

£9,853 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2014 Birkett House School

Primary Spaces

£27,400 Sport England
19 Jun 2014 Bushloe High School

This is a project by a school in Wigston, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to provide after school fitness classes for pupils and other young people in the community as well as a week long summer camp. This will give the beneficiaries an inc

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2014 Bushloe High School

This is a project by a school in Wigston, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to provide after school fitness classes for pupils and other young people in the community as well as a week long summer camp. This will give the beneficiaries an increased opportunity for exercise through enjoyable activities and teach them the importance of healthy living from an early age.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2014 South Leicestershire College

FE Activation - Increased Workforce Capacity

£99,120 Sport England
14 Feb 2014 Glenmere Community Primary School

This is a project by an academy in Leicester. The school will use the funding to deliver extracurricular classes in balance, speed, coordination and family skills for children and their parents. This will create a structured extra-curricular learning plat

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2014 Glenmere Community Primary School

This is a project by an academy in Leicester. The school will use the funding to deliver extracurricular classes in balance, speed, coordination and family skills for children and their parents. This will create a structured extra-curricular learning platform focused on children to provide regular opportunities to play and learn in a safe environment outside the more rigid structure of the school day.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2013 Anand Bhatt

Personal Development - Producer

£15,000 Arts Council England
30 Jul 2013 Little Hill Primary School

This is a project by a school in Wigston, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to buy and install a soft play surface to part of their playground that is used for extracurricular activities by the school and by a number of community groups. This

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2013 Leicester-Shire Schools Music Service

Every Song Matters: Choir Project

£42,234 Arts Council England
28 May 2013 Thythorn Field Community Primary School

This is a project by a school in Wigston, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to purchase outdoor play equipment and run a multi activity summer camp. This will improve facilities for school children and the wider community and strengthen the r

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
14 May 2013 Helping Hands Community Trust

The aim of this new project will see Helping Hands Community Trust (HHCT) become the lead of a eight organisation partnership to improve the free provision of independent, professional and specialist advice in Welfare Benefits, Debt, Housing and Employmen

£134,087 Big Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2013 Age Concern Oadby & Wigston

This charity in Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire will use the funding to provide new furniture for its day care centre which is used by older people living with disabilities and their carers.

£5,110 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2013 Saint John Fisher Catholic Primary School

This school in Wigston, Leicestershire will use the funding to install play equipment for children.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2013 Fairfield Primary School

This school in Leicestershire will use the funding to run extra-curricular activities by providing physical play and games sessions for the school and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2012 Nathan Human

Fragments

£9,415 Arts Council England
20 Nov 2012 Action Homeless (Leicester) Limited

This is a project by a charity in Wigston, Leicestershire. The group will use the funding to deliver film making, photography and facilitation workshops for homeless people to communicate their stories. This will enable beneficiaries to develop their self

£5,300 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2012 Wigston Framework Knitters Museum Ltd

The past comes to life

£5,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Sep 2012 Oadby and Wigston Borough Council

This project from Oadby and Wigston Borough Council will develop a year-long pilot project aimed at supporting the residents of Boulter Crescent, which is home to a group of hard to reach, vulnerable and marginalised residents.

£116,056 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2012 Irish Senior Citizen Group

This is a project by a community organisation in Leicester which will use the funding to provide various safety training for the management committee, recreational and social activities, health promotion and safety talks to older people living in their ow

£7,225 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2012 Leicester-Shire Schools Music Service

Every Song Matters

£50,000 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2011 Abington High School

This is a project by a secondary school in Wigston, Leicestershire. The school will use the funding to run a fitness and weight management club for pupils and a movement and co-ordination club for SEN pupils. This will enable beneficiaries to participate

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2011 Action Homeless (Leicester) Limited

Action Homeless (Leicester) will provide training and work experience to homeless people living in hostel accommodation through Down Not Out. It will focus on producing a monthly community newsletter written and edited by the homeless volunteers with guid

£139,960 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Aylestone Lane Allotment Association

This is a project by a community group in Wigston, Leicestershire. The group will use funding to convert current toilet facilities at the group's allotment site into a unisex toilet area with suitable access for people with disabilities. This will ensure

£4,980 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 Oadby & Wigston Community Action

This is a project by a charity in Wigston, Leicestershire. The group will use funding to run IT workshops for anyone in the community who wants them. Beneficiaries will increase their computer literacy and IT skills and improve their employment prospects.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2011 Action Homeless (Leicester) Limited

This charity in Leicester will use funding to create two nature gardens, one in the garden of a hostel for homeless men and one in an allotment run by a local secondary school, both of which will be monitored by webcams. This will improve two urban envir

£7,650 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Age Concern Oadby & Wigston

This is a project by a branch of Age Concern in Wigston, Leicester. The group will use the funding to carry out refurbishments to its cafe and dining room to enable the group to deliver additional activities for members who have varying degrees of mobili

£4,497 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Blaby, East Midlands has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Normandy, France in July 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Helping Hands Community Trust

This Leicester charity will use an award to improve their facilities and training provision, to improve the service they provide to local people from disadvantaged backgrounds. The project will enable the group to provide the local community with guidance

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 South Leicestershire College

This Leicestershire group will use funding to provide sports-based activities for young people aged 14-16. The project will be targeted at young people from disadvantaged backgrounds who may have fallen out of the education system. Activities will be host

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Nov 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 Germany in December of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2009 Spartan Survivors

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

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 Leicester Pride

This group will use an award to organise a parade in the city centre, promoting the culture and diversity of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community and raising awareness of the isolation and discrimation they face.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2009 Cheryl Wimperis

Working Title: Memory Series

£4,023 Arts Council England
24 Jul 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One 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 carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2009 Spartan Survivors

Three Second World War veterans from Leicestershire have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in January of next year. Funding has been provided for three Second World War veterans and three carers.

£2,850 Big Lottery Fund
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 veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2008 South Wigston Womens Institute

This branch of the Women's Institute will use funding to send members of the organisation on learning courses in subjects including art, cookery, crafts, drama, health and fitness and history. Participants will then be able to pass on their new skills to

£2,743 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 Age Concern Oadby & Wigston

A project by this community group based in Wigston to refurbish the kitchen area within the centre. The grant will include funding for kitchen furniture and equipment, walls, flooring and electrics.

£9,077 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 South Leicestershire College

A project by this Further Education college to put on air a community radio station for Enterprise Week 2008 with content from residents of the Saffron area of Leicester. The grant will include funding for Ofcom fees, transmission hire, speakers, travel

£2,606 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Feb 2008 South Wigston High School

South Wigston High School - Bringing Our History to Life

£23,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2008 Peter Appleton

Ten Years On

£1,598 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2007 Stuart Simpson

Smile: formaggio con queso - a tour of Ireland

£4,998 Arts Council England
19 Sep 2007 All Saints C of E Primary School

This school will launch three extra-curricula clubs for existing pupils and other children within the local community, including performing arts and culture classes and a sporting programme.

£3,960 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Aug 2007 Hansen Court Social Club

This project will improve facilities and activities offered by a social club in Wigston, Leicestershire. The project will replace chairs in the communal lounge area, as the current ones do not meet health and safety regulations. The grant will pay for ne

£1,907 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Aug 2007 Birkett House School

A project to set up a multi skill club which will be accessible for young people with disabilities using specialist coaches and support staff. The grant will contribute towards venue costs, head and assistant coach, training and equipment.

£9,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Jul 2007 Oadby and Wigston Borough Council

The portfolio consists of three projects to provide play opportunities in areas of greatest need, increase access through local provision, increase community empowerment through the involvement of families and the voluntary sector and develop sustainable

£200,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 May 2007 The Royal Marines Association - Leicester Branch

The award is for a project to enable world war two veteran and their wives to attend the annual reunion of the Royal Marines Association at Lympestone, Devon. The grant will contribute towards hotel accommodation, coach hire, taxi fares, evening concert a

£4,995 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Dec 2006 Leicestershire Clubs For Young People

This group is an umbrella organisation for young peoples clubs in Leicestershire. It will use a grant to develop sports participation from the young people in the region, by establishing a bank of equipment that can be loaned out to affiliated clubs for s

£9,950 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Nov 2006 Leicester Westleigh Hockey Club

This Hockey Club In Blaby Will Use A Grant To Establish A Junior Hockey Club For 11-14s. The Project Is To Fund The Start-Up Equipment Costs For The New Club. The Award Is For Boys And Girls Club Kit, Equipment, Holdall And First Aid Kit.

£3,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Oct 2006 Wigston Civic Society

This Group Will Use The Award To Produce Plaques That Will Be Fixed To Buildings In Wigston, Which Are Of Particular Historical Interest. A Booklet Will Be Produced To Accompany These Plaques And Will Be Available To The Public.

£4,988 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Oct 2006 28th Leicester (Wigston) Scout Group

This Scout Group In Wigston Will Use A Grant To Install A Fence Around Their Premises To Increase Security And Discourage Anti-Social Behaviour On Their Grounds. They Will Also Re-Furbish The Kitchen To Meet Health And Safety Standards, And Provide Better

£9,837 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Sep 2006 Leicester Stroke Club

The Group Aims Are To Enrich The Lives Of Those People Affected By A Stroke, Offering Respite And Support To Both The Stroke Club Members And Their Partners. The Award Will Finance Disabled Coach Hire To Take Members On Holiday With Carers And Volunteers

£3,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Jul 2006 South Wigston High School

The South Wigston High School project will provide OSHL sporting opportunities for clearly targeted young people including those who are inactive due to weight issues, and those with special educational needs and/or with poor motor skills. Activities will

£132,930 New Opportunities Fund
10 Jul 2006 Abington High School

This School Will Use An Award To Set Up After-School Dance And Drama Activities, Running Sessions With A Professional Artist And Instructor For Three Evenings A Week For Young People Aged From 10 To 14. The Award Is For Instructors Fees For 3 Sessions For

£3,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Jul 2006 Kenneth Gamble Court Tenant's Social Society

The Group Provides A Range Of Social Activities For Its Members Who Live In Sheltered Accommodation. The Project Will Provide Outings, Aerobics Sessions, A Barbeque And Crockery.

£3,160 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jun 2006 Oadby And Wigston Borough Council

Indian Music Workshops

£6,200 Arts Council England
9 May 2006 Fairfield Disabled Association

This Group Holds Weekly Meetings To Allow Older People With Severe Disabilities To Socialise. The Award Will Allow The Group To Take A Number Of Outings To Places Of Interest, Including Gardens And Historic Houses. The Award Is For Outings.

£540 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Mar 2006 Retreads

This social group for retired and disabled people offers weekly meetings at the local community college. The project will allow the group to extend activities to include trips out to new places of interest and provide for speakers and tutors covering a ra

£2,304 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Feb 2006 Helping Hands Community Trust

The Group Provides Help, Support And Advocacy To Those In Need. The Project Is To Set Up A Community Printing Shop, Providing Low Cost Printing Services For Voluntary And Community Groups. The Shop Will Also Offer Training Opportunities To Local People Wa

£4,919 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Dec 2005 All Saints C of E Primary School

The School Will Hold After School Drama And Dance Sessions For Its Pupils. The Children Aged 5-10 Will Be Able To Participate In Four Week Blocks Of The Activities Using A Qualified Coach.

£4,352 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Nov 2005 Bushloe Art Society

New Exhibition Stands

£1,500 Arts Council England
29 Aug 2005 ROUTE 55

This Older Persons Group Meets Weekly For Social Activities. The Project Will Help The Group To Celebrate Its 10th Birthday Celebration With A Special Day Out With Lunch And A Visit To Evesham Country Park. The Award Will Also Support Other Trips To New P

£2,687 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Aug 2005 All Service Women's Reunion

A project to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 with the provision of a reunion event for members of this group based in Leicester.

£1,000 New Opportunities Fund
1 Aug 2005 Age Concern Oadby & Wigston

This Group Provides Support And Social Activities For Older People. The Project Is To Provide Tarmacadan Surfacing On The Car Park At The Group'S Premises. Currently The Surface Is Quarry Waste Topped And The Work Will Provide A Clean And Level Surface. T

£4,800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Jul 2005 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 Egypt in June of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£1,225 New Opportunities Fund
27 Jun 2005 Barbuda Social Group

This group aims to benefit Barbudans and their families living in Leicester through social, cultural and educational events and to encourage discussions on the current affairs of Barbuda and maintain cultural heritage and links within the community. The p

£4,317 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Jun 2005 9th/12th Royal Lancers Old Comrades Association

The 9th/12th Royal Lancers Old Comrades Association in Leicestershire has been awarded a grant towards the travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in April of this year. Funding has been provide for 5 Second World War veterans, 1 spouse, 4 carers.

£4,425 New Opportunities Fund
31 May 2005 9th/12th Royal Lancers Old Comrades Association

A project to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 with the provision of a veterans dinner, memorial parade and outing to a museum for the benefit of members of this veterans group based in Leicester.

£6,672 New Opportunities Fund
18 May 2005 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 Malta in March of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£875 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 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 Tunisia in November of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£1,300 New Opportunities Fund
9 Mar 2005 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 Holland + Germany in March of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
3 Mar 2005 Friends of Wigston Framework Knitters Museum

WIGSTON FRAMEWORK KNITTERS MUSEUM COMMUNITY HERITAGE PROJECT

£10,835 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2005 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 Holland in April of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 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 August of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£780 New Opportunities Fund
6 Jul 2004 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 Belgium in June of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
8 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Leiccester has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Crete in May of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£875 New Opportunities Fund
31 May 2004 Wigston Club For Young People

The Organisation Provides Leisure Activities For Young People To Help Them Develop Physically And Mentally. The Project Is To Provide Computer Equipment The Award Is For Computer Equipment.

£1,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 May 2004 Leicestershire Occupational Safety and Health Association

This group co-operates with local and national groups in the pursuit of Occupational Safety and Health, promoting interest and awareness of the issues around the area. The project is to put on a conference involving speakers on topical health and safety i

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 May 2004 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 France in June of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
25 May 2004 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 France in Mayof this year Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran

£780 New Opportunities Fund
25 May 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

The Spartan Survivors in Leicester has been awarded a grant towards the travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in January of this year. Funding has been provide for 7 Second World War veterans, 2 spouses, 7 carers.

£7,225 New Opportunities Fund
18 May 2004 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 France in June of this year. The grant will pay for travel costs.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
11 May 2004 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 France in June of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran

£780 New Opportunities Fund
3 May 2004 Civil Service Retirement Fellowship (Wigston Branch)

This Group Meets Fortnightly, Providing Social Activities For Older People Including Guest Speakers, Bring And Buy Sales And Outings. The Project Is To Provide A Programme Of Outings That Will Promote Lifelong Learning And Active Retirement For Members. T

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2004 Oadby And Wigston Borough Council

Badgers Arts Group for children on the Autistic Spectrum

£3,800 Arts Council England
3 Apr 2004 All Saints C of E Primary School

This School Will Use The Award To Set Up And Run An After School Homework Club, Which Will Run Twice A Week For 10 Weeks Per Term. Learning Support Assistants From The School Will Provide Adult Support, And Members Of The Local Community Will Be Encourage

£3,014 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Mar 2004 Voluntary Action for Oadby & Wigston

The Organisation Provides A Number Of Services To The Area Of Oadby And Wigston, Which Includes An Early Years Project, Carers Project, Adult Mental Health Community Respite, Transport Schemes And Walking For Health, As Well As Providing A Resource Of Adv

£37,288 Community Fund
16 Mar 2004 Oadby and Wigston Preservation Trust

Purchase and repair of Wigston Framework Knitters Museum

£182,500 Heritage Lottery Fund