Lottery grants awarded to Colchester

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60 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
6 Oct 2016 The National Trust

Bridge Cottage: The echoes that remain

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 May 2016 East Bergholt Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary

This school will use the funding to create two play zones within the school, including new play equipment and facilities. This will provide access to play facilities which will improve the gross and fine motor skills, social, emotional and personal development of children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2016 Colchester and Tendring Women's Refuge

You Can't Beat A Woman

£66,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2016 East Bergholt Parish Council

This parish council will use the funding to install new double glazed doors and windows at the community centre. This will ensure that the community centre is safe and suitable for use by local residents.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 Stoke-by-Nayland Village Hall

The project will replace old, corroded windows with new hardwood, double-glazed windows. This will enable the group to improve soundproofing, ventilation and heat insulation at the hall, as well as provide safer windows that can be opened and closed easily, improving comfort and facilities at a community venue.

£9,400 Big Lottery Fund
31 Aug 2014 East Bergholt Cinema

The organisation will use the funding to purchase projection and cinema equipment for its community cinema. This will enable the group to accommodate a wider range of activities and visitors, as well as become more independent by using its own equipment rather than relying on hired facilities.

£9,470 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2014 Leavenheath Carpet Bowls Club

Electrowind Machine for Carpet Bowls Mat

£6,000 Sport England
15 Jul 2014 Nayland with Wissington Parish Council

This parish council in Suffolk will use the funding to install play equipment in the local village. This will provide a safe and secure area for children to enjoy the outdoors in an area that currently has a lack of outdoor space for children to play in.

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2013 Stoke by Nayland Local History Society

Collecting, preserving and sharing the documented and oral history of Stoke by Nayland

£4,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Recreation Ground

This is a project by a registered charity in Babergh, Suffolk. The organisation will use the funding to install outdoor fitness equipment within their recreation ground. This will enable them to improve their facilities and increase access to physical exe

£7,856 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2013 East Bergholt Cricket Club

Wicket covers and mobile nets

£8,832 Sport England
9 Apr 2013 East Bergholt Cricket Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Colchester. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish a community pavilion by replacing worn out kitchen facilities and installing a toilet and storage units. This will enable the group to make the

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 The Samaritans (Colchester, Tendring and Suffolk Borders Bra

This is a project by a voluntary community organisation in Colchester. The group will use funding to equip their new centre, including computers, desks, chairs and beds. This will make the centre operational and enable the organisation to recruit more vol

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Leavenheath Village Hall

This is a project by a charity in Colchester. The group will use the funding to purchase and install a new digital cinema system for the village hall. This will enable access to projection and cinema facilities for the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jul 2010 Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)

Bringing Wildlife Heritage to Life at Flatford Old Tea Gardens

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Nayland With Wissington Recreation Ground and Village Hall

This charity owns and maintains a community hall in the village of Nayland in Essex. They will use an award to purchase projection and sound equipment to run a village cinema at the hall. This will build on a successful pilot project helping to reduce iso

£6,213 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Essex 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 spouse.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2008 Ansell Community Centre

Ansell Community Centre run a community cinema and currently use temporary black-out curtains and hired projection equipment to stage these events. They will improve the group's facilities by providing permanent fixed black-out curtains and digital projec

£4,288 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Sep 2007 DevedEssex Limited

The group will hold a month-long festival featuring African and Afro-Caribbean artists' work. The event will include music performances, music workshops and theatre, to be held across multiple venues.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 May 2007 East Bergholt Cricket Club

The cricket club wish to purchase practice nets to provide coaching sessions for children of all ages and abilities in the local area. The club will set up a junior cricket squad to play competitive and friendly matches.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 Sudbury District Scout Council

Sudbury District Scout Council Will Introduce Archery To The 14 Scout Groups Within The District. The Applicant Will Purchase Archery Equipment And A Mobile Storage Unit.

£5,606 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Sep 2006 Nayland With Wissington Conservation Group

Nayland with Wissington Conservation Society promote local heritage. Funding will enable the publication of a book on the history of village architecture, school events and guided walks. The aim of the project is to raise awareness and increase understand

£6,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Sep 2006 Chase Lane Primary School & Nursery

This School Will Assist Pupils To Learn Hockey And Yoga In Extra Curricular Sessions. The Children Will Be Bussed To An All Weather Hockey Pitch Twice A Week As Facilities Are Not Available Locally. This Will Encourage The Children To Take Part In Physica

£4,943 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Holton St Mary Village Hall

The Award Will Enable Holton St Mary Village Hall To Upgrade Its Chairs. These Are Breaking Down And Many Have Become Unsafe. New, Stacking Chairs Will Increase The Space Available For Events In The Hall And Encourage People To Use The Facility.

£2,209 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jan 2006 East Bergholt Bowls Club

Sports Club Uses An Award To Meet Part Of The Costs Of Extending The Changing Accommodation To Meet Demand From New People And More Teams Playing The Game

£4,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Nov 2005 Nayland Youth Club

Young People From The Group Have Planned A Fun Day Event For The Local Community At The Village Hall. The Event Will Involve Entertainments And Activities Aimed At Families And Young People. The Group Will Use The Event As An Opportunity To Consult Peop

£1,282 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Aug 2005 Polstead Village Hall

Facilities At The Village Hall Will Be Improved By The Purchase Of A Projector, Lens And Supporting Equipment. The Hall Is A Member Of The Suffolk Digital Cinema Network, Which Shows Films Each Month.

£3,537 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Jul 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£525 New Opportunities Fund
22 Jun 2005 1st Leavenheath Brownie Guides

1st Leavenheath Brownie Guides from Colchester will use and award to hold a WW2 street party to which veterans will be invited. part of the funds will be used to pay for a coach to take children on an educational trip to London where they will visit the C

£500 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Suffolk County Scout Council

Scout Council Uses An Award To Provide Upgraded Equipment - Tentage, Catering And Presentation Equipment As Well As Some Instructor Training To Qualification Level To Enable Them To Provide An Improved Level Of Training In Scouting Across The County

£4,950 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 May 2005 Leavenheath Polstead & Stoke Community Woodland

Cherry Wood Is A Community Woodland Used As A Resource For Local Schools. In Order To Raise Awareness, Understanding And Appreciation Of The Site, The Group Are To Install Two Interpretation Boards And Produce Nature Trail Leaflets. They Will Run A Compet

£4,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2004 Association of ex Royal Observer Corps

The Association of ex Royal Observer Corps would like to use the award to have a special commemorative dinner in recognition of the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2. It coincides with the 80th anniversary of the group's inception, which makes 2005 the m

£600 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Essex has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Greece in May of this year.

£500 New Opportunities Fund
2 May 2004 Suffolk Concert Band

Charity Band To Receive Modern, Transportable Set Of Timpani Which Will Enable Them To Extend Their Repertoire And Offer More Varied Programmes To The Public.

£3,429 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Feb 2004 Colchester and Tendring Womens Refuge

The project will provide a second Refuge for women who have experienced domestic violence and their children, together with a range of associated support services. The three year grant will part-fund the fitting-out and furnishing of the refuge. It will

£174,159 Community Fund
3 Dec 2003 Fields Studies Council

Enhancing Access & Understanding at Flatford Mill

£49,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2003 St Johns Guild For The Blind

To Undertake A Countrywide Series Of Training Programmes For Volunteers To Improve Services Available For Deaf And Blind People And To Encourage Them To Participate In Community Projects And Groups. After Researching Requirements The Group Will Produce Tr

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Nov 2002 Suffolk Kite Flyers

Raising Awareness Of Kite Flying In Suffolk With Additional Promotional Materials For Events And New Workshop Facilities And Kites For People To Try The Sport.

£2,234 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Sep 2002 East Bergholt High School

An Award Would Enable This Rural School To Develop A Trampoline Coaching Scheme Aimed At Students, Children From Feeder Primary Schools And The Local Community

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 May 2002 Polstead Village Hall

An Award Would Improve Communications At The Village Hall By Installation Of A Hearing Loop Induction System And Supporting Audio Equipment

£2,135 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 May 2002 Stratford St Mary Playgroup

Previously Facing Closure Until New Premises Were Identified In The Grounds Of The Local School - They Now Seek To Ensure Proper Health And Safety Requirements Are Attained So That Pre-School Education May Continue

£4,926 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2002 Leavenheath Afternoon Womens Institute

The Digital Piano And Portable Stage Obtained Through This Award Will Engender Participation And Creativity Within The Local Community.

£2,655 Arts Council England
21 Jan 2002 The Nayland with Wissington Community Council

A Community Event Involving All Ages In This Rural Village Working Together In A Street Fayre Marking The Golden Jubilee With Playlets, Readings, Songs And Music About The Kings And Queens Of England On Sunday 14th July

£2,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2001 The Hal Company

This Drama Group Run Workshops And Produce A Performance Once A Year. The Award Will Pay For A Film About The Local Area And Residents.

£1,435 Arts Council England
11 Jun 2001 Colchester and Tendring Womens Refuge

The project is to continue providing outreach and resettlement support to women sufferers of domestic violence. The grant, over eighteen months, will pay for salaries, running costs and computer equipment.

£121,066 Community Fund
8 Feb 2001 Nayland with Wissington Conservation Society

COURT KNOLL ARCHAEOLOGICAL,GEOPHYSICAL AND HISTORICAL STUDY

£6,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2000 The Orwell Playscheme

This project will run a three week summer play scheme for children with special needs, providing one-to-one supervision for the children and an opportunity for respite for their adult carers. This grant will fund volunteer expenses, training costs and the

£34,316 Community Fund
12 Apr 2000 East Bergholt Primary School Millennium Club

A special community festival of music, dance and theatre performances, craft workshops and local group stalls/displays ensures the whole community celebrates the Millennium on 22, 23 and 24 September.

£2,215 Millennium Commission
9 Feb 2000 Lowestoft Ladies Hockey Club

A project to increase participation in the sport quality of play and of coaching and to develop an U13 team. Basic equipment coaching venue hire and publicity.

£1,900 Sport England
20 Oct 1999 The Nayland with Wissington Community Council

A pageant that reflects the history of the local area to mark the Millennium in June 2000 is this charity's project. A free event, it will encourage children and adults from the local community to take part and be videoed. The video will be available for

£2,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Sep 1999 International Voluntary Service

The organisation offers voluntary opportunities in Britain and abroad through placements on workcamps. This project will attract and support young volunteers from ethnic minority communities and provide suitable training programmes (e.g leadership and dis

£26,951 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Stratford St Mary Village Institute

This award will enable the Village Hall to effect much needed window replacement. This award will enable the Village Hall to effect much needed window replacement.

£4,975 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Brantham Village Hall Management Committee

This project will improve the heating and insulation, and replace part of the roof of the village hall. The one year grant will pay for the installation of double glazing, a new heating system, draught exclusion and roof repairs.

£28,275 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Nayland with Wissington Village Recreation Ground and Hall

This project will extend and enhance the village hall for the benefit of a number of community organisations. The project includes a 'volunteer-run-library' and new community room. The one year grant will pay for the building of a two storey extension to

£300,052 Community Fund
26 Mar 1998 Colchester and Tendring Womens Refuge

This project will provide improved levels of support to women at the refuge and aftercare services for those moving on to new housing. The three year grant will pay for the building and equipping of an office extension, the salary of one existing worker a

£187,054 Community Fund
23 Mar 1998 East Bergholt Parish Council

Install floodlighting to all-weather macadam tennis court

£4,000 Sport England
11 Jun 1997 East Bergholt Nursery

Playschool Mural

£1,980 Arts Council England
7 Jan 1997 Babergh District Council

Flatford Mill Visitor Information Centre

£159,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Nov 1995 Village Players, Nayland, Suffolk

To purchase lighting, sound and stage equipment

£9,140 Arts Council England
16 Oct 1995 Suffolk County Council (East Bergholt High School)

Upgrade of existing four court hall and new extension to include gym; fitness room; changing and social facilities at East Bergholt High School

£525,024 Sport England