Lottery grants awarded to Bedford in 1996

17 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1996 North Bedfordshire Community Transport Limited

This project provides fully accessible transport for people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, will pay for a minibus and the salary of a full time driver.

£64,530 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bedford & District Mencap

The group will establish a gardening business employing people with learning difficulties. This grant, over three years, will pay for the premises and three salaries of a manager and two instructors.

£139,550 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Alzheimer's Society

The group runs a drop in centre for sufferers of dementia and their carers. This three year grant is to pay the salary of a co-ordinator as well as rent, volunteers' expenses and training costs.

£38,946 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Headway House Bedford

A relocation of this service for people with head injuries allowing for greater co-operation with statutory services and increased demand. This is a three year grant to pay for leasing of premises and internal maintenance.

£108,181 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care Bedford

This three year grant will be used to provide transport facilities and recreational activities for people suffering from arthritis. It will enable the organisation to develop services and reach more sufferers.

£6,182 Community Fund
25 Nov 1996 Great Barford Parish Council

Construction of cricket square plus sports and ground maintenance equipment

£21,696 Sport England
25 Nov 1996 Star Club

Purchase of new rowing equipment and upgrading of changing accommodation

£96,646 Sport England
13 Nov 1996 Bedford Interactive

To purchase equipment

£36,394 Arts Council England
22 Oct 1996 Bedfordshire Wildlife Trust

Cople Pits Reserve Purchase

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Jun 1996 Kempston And Rural Childminding Loan Scheme

To replace old and repair unsafe equipment to a safe standard. The grant, over one year, is for double/triple baby buggies, car seats etc.

£2,580 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 N F C Foundation

The project will enable a further 200 young people to participate in the 'Young Drivers Scheme' and enable the group to introduce the 'Entering Employment' advice scheme to young people in Bristol, Birmingham, Huddersfield, Manchester and Glasgow. The gra

£180,000 Community Fund
20 May 1996 Bedford Scuba Divers Club

New diving boat and training equipment

£7,439 Sport England
15 May 1996 Bedford Borough Council

Development of Public Art Project for Town centre

£5,000 Arts Council England
15 May 1996 Bedford Hospital Nhs Trust

Commissioning of work for new maternity and paediatric unit.

£81,180 Arts Council England
22 Apr 1996 Turvey Recreation Association

New cricket pitch and replacing timber pavilion with brick

£26,859 Sport England
2 Apr 1996 Bedford Pipe Band

Band Instruments and Equipment

£5,659 Arts Council England
21 Feb 1996 Bedfordshire County Council

Feasibility study - Construction of New Craft Centre

£11,000 Arts Council England