Lottery grants awarded to Swaffham

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61 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
7 Jun 2017 Pickenhams Parochial Church Council

The group will purchase new chairs and seating to replace the existing old and deteriorating furniture. This will ensure that the facilities are safe and accessible for everyone in the community.

£1,873 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2016 Age Concern Swaffham and District

Provision of services for older people to reduce their social isolation and enable them to attend important hospital appointments through a new Hospital Buddy Service. The project will expand its Befriending Service to new areas. Older people living alone will receive regular social visits following GP surgeries regularly commenting on the effectiveness of the services.

£285,976 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2015 Swaffham Town Council

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of events and sessions to celebrate the anniversary of the town?s market. This will enable the organisation to show people how easy it is to provide healthy meals from locally sourced, affordable produce whilst educating young people about their town?s heritage.

£5,500 Big Lottery Fund
21 Apr 2015 Swaffham Town Council

Swaffham Market 800: Exploring eight centuries of Market heritage

£36,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2015 Necton VA Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to create a pond with a gazebo and dipping area on the grounds of the school. This will enable the group to provide a safe environmental area to encourage educational play, enhance the curriculum and foster an appreciation for the outdoors and conservation.

£4,654 Big Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2014 Necton Rural Community Centre

The organisation will use the funding to replace their old heating system. This will improve the facilities of the popular village hall for community groups to use and enjoy throughout the year especially during winter months.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2014 Home-Start Swaffham & District

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Swaffham, Norfolk. The organisation will use the funding to provide a home visiting befriending service for families with young children in the local area. This will provide volunteer support to families, pr

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2014 Home-Start Swaffham & District

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Swaffham, Norfolk. The organisation will use the funding to provide a home visiting befriending service for families with young children in the local area. This will provide volunteer support to families, providing them with emotional support, practical help and advice and information about available support services.

£3,467 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2014 Little Oaks Pre-School, Necton

This is a project by a charity in Norfolk. The organisation will use the funding to replace the windows, doors and heaters of their pre-school. This will improve the heating facilities of the pre-school enabling savings in costs to be used for improved ac

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2014 Little Oaks Pre-School, Necton

This is a project by a charity in Norfolk. The organisation will use the funding to replace the windows, doors and heaters of their pre-school. This will improve the heating facilities of the pre-school enabling savings in costs to be used for improved actitivities for children and ensure the sustainability of the building for future generations.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2013 Family Action

Friends of Swaffham Orchard

£83,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2013 St Peter & St Paul, Swaffham

St Peter and St Paul Church, Swaffham, Norfolk

£223,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 May 2013 Home-Start Swaffham and District

A new 3 year project for Home-Start Swaffham and District delivered in partnership with Home-Start Kings Lynn & West Norfolk. It aims to improve the health and wellbeing of young children and their families, improve their confidence, self esteem, parentin

£294,279 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Necton Rural Community Centre

This is a project by a registered charity in Norfolk. The organisation will use the funding to create a new pathway from the village hall to their adjoining sports and social club building. This will provide a safe, improved pathway for the local communit

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2012 Swaffham & Litcham Home Hospice Support Limited

This is a project by a charity and a company limited by guarantee in Swaffham, Norfolk. The organisation will use the funding to purchase a recliner chair with massage facilities for hospice patients and their carers. This will provide pain relief and all

£1,234 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2011 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Norfolk has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to The Azores in June. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£3,700 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 Necton Rural Community Centre

This is a project by a registered charity based in Norfolk. The group will use funding to purchase adult exercise equipment to install next to the childrens play area. This will make the area more accessible to adults and young people and encourage them t

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Feb 2011 Age Concern Swaffham & District

This project provides a befriending scheme for isolated older people in Swaffham. It improves the quality of life, maintain independence and improve well being. A befriending co-ordinator will be employed to recruit and train new volunteers to expanded th

£115,425 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2010 Swaffham Museum

Swaffham: Within Living Memory

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2010 Swaffham Town Council

This is a project by Swaffham Town Council in Breckland. They will use funding to develop a community orchard and to install interpretation boards describing the flora and fauna in the area, for the benefit of the local community. It will transform a dis

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 The Signpost - Community Newsletter

This is a project by a community group in Thetford, Norfolk. The group will use the funding to pay for set up costs for a local community newsletter which will voice concerns, signpost services, advertise projects and events in the area.

£1,320 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2010 Swaffham Cricket Club

Quality Playing Surface

£9,913 Sport England
27 May 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Norfolk has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative trip to France in August 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran, one spouse and one carer.

£1,300 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 The Olive Tree Project Limited

This charitable company based in Norfolk provides help and support for victims of domestic abuse. They will use an award to provide training for ten volunteers and carry out a nine month pilot project, to develop the self confidence of adult victims of do

£3,046 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 Swaffham Parochial Church Council

This church council was established in 1870 and will use the award to install new toilets, including a disabled toilet, in the church rooms. This will improve access for disabled and wheelchair bound individuals and thus encourage more people to become in

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Swaffham Town Council

Swaffham Town Council will install outdoor fitness equipment in a local recreation area. The project will enhance the local recreation area by providing the community with free access to exercise equipment.

£8,161 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2008 Pickenham Parish Voice

Pickenham Parish Voice produce a monthly community magazine for the north and south Pickenham area. The group will purchase a photocopier and laser printer which will enable them improve the quality of their magazine. The magazine is distributed to 300 ho

£2,300 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jun 2008 Home-Start Swaffham and District

This project is to establish two groups of families who are to be supported by volunteers. Each group of families will meet once a week for a two-hour session to access support and training for parents and play activities for their children. The location

£46,242 Big Lottery Fund
8 Apr 2008 Swaffham Rugby Union Football Club

This rugby club will extend their car park to accommodate all member and visitor parking.

£9,212 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Dereham Canoe Group

This group will use its award to buy additional equipment, enabling an increase in the number of people who can participate in kayaking and canoeing.

£9,835 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Nov 2007 Swaffham & District Mental Health Association Ltd

This group will develop their arts programme to use new media. The project will use the history of Swaffham as a basis and include drawing, painting, sculpture, textile work and photography. It plans to hold an exhibition at the end of the project at a co

£3,475 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Nov 2007 The Garden Science Trust

The Garden Science Trust, who provide a learning and volunteering programme for people with learning difficulties and other special needs, will equip their portakabin and set up and establish their services. They will provide a fully accessible classroom/

£9,858 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Sep 2007 Kingdom Television Productions Ltd

Kingdom

£9,000 UK Film Council
31 May 2007 Nar Valley Ornithological Society

Nar Valley Ornithological Society are a bird watching society in West Norfolk. Their project is to update their presentation equipment with modern digital equipment. This will enable the members to display their photographs of birds at meetings to a wider

£1,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Nov 2006 Home-Start Swaffham and District

Two groups of families will meet once a week for two hours to access support and training for parents and play activities for their children. Volunteers will help support and guide the families.

£11,384 Big Lottery Fund
27 Nov 2006 Swaffham & District Mental Health Association Ltd

This Charity Supports And Relives Stress Of Those Who Are Mentally Ill. This Project Is To Set Up Weekly Art Workshops With The Support Of Two Artists, In Which Artwork Will Be Produced And Displayed In Order To Promote The Work Of This Group.

£2,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Apr 2006 Swaffham Museum Ltd

Swaffham Museum Time Trail

£13,057 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2006 Friends of St Mary's Church

Conservation of Wall Paintings at St Mary's Church, Houghton-on-the-Hill

£191,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2006 Swaffham Museum

Enhanced Display and Heritage Preservation for Swaffham Museum

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£2,100 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jul 2005 South Greenhoe Middle School

South Greenhoe Middle School from Norfolk will use an award to send pupils out into local communities to interview veterans about their expeiences during WW2. The resulting information will be collected and combined with video and photogrpahic displays in

£19,970 New Opportunities Fund
3 May 2005 Royal British Legion Castleacre and District Branch

The Castle Acre & District Branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to hold a grand parade and church service to commemorate the 60th anniversary, and a commemoration lunch. The group will be producing a booklet outlining the impact of WW2 on

£810 New Opportunities Fund
3 May 2005 Swaffham Museum Ltd

Swaffham Museum will use a grant to undertake a project that aims to celebrate the contribution made by local people during the War. Over two days, a series of activities will take place involving veterans, local school children and the broader community.

£12,440 New Opportunities Fund
23 Feb 2005 Beachamwell Memorial Hall

Rewiring Of This Popular, Rurally Located Village Hall Will Enable Users To Make Use Of The Appliances And Start A Lunch Club For The Elderly. Currently Unable To Obtain A Health And Safety Certificate Because Of The Old Wiring.

£3,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£525 New Opportunities Fund
9 Feb 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Norfolk 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
25 Jan 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£2,100 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Norfolk has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in March of next year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
23 Oct 2004 Swaffham and District Pensioners' Association

A Series Of Educational Visits To Yorkshire Taking In The Heritage Coast And Such Sites As York Minster, National Railway Museum, York Castle Museum, North York Moors, Barnard Castle Etc To Extend Their Understanding And Appreciation Of The Nation'S Herit

£500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Aug 2004 Eco Tech Centre

An Exhibition Of Military History Covering The Period 1650 To 2004 With An Emphasis On World War 2 Including Home Front Recall Aspects - To Be Held At The Eco Centre, Swaffham In November And Providing Opportunities For People Of All Ages To Get In Touch

£4,562 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 New Opportunities Fund
5 Mar 2004 Swaffham Town Council

Swaffham Skate Park

£41,000 Sport England
4 Aug 2003 Beachamwell Memorial Hall

Is To Replace A Badly Leaking Roof At This Rural Village Hall Seriously Affecting The Programme Of Community Activities Taking Place. Roof Replacement Is One Phase Of A Wider Improvement Programme- Replacing Kitchen, Re-Decoration Etc To Be Able Accommoda

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Oct 2002 Swaffham Town Council

We plan to construct a youth activity centre for wheeled sports, which will be a centre for informal recreation on the playing feild which is the main recreation ground in Swaffham. There will also be a youth shelter to provide a recreational meeting poi

£41,000 New Opportunities Fund
21 Jan 2002 Swaffham Pre School Playgroup

New equipment will help to enhance and develop play opportunities and create a more stimulating environment for the children that attend this rural playgroup.

£560 Community Fund
17 Sep 2001 The Olive Tree Project Limited

Providing emergency accommodation and outreach for women & children suffering domestic abuse, this charity use their award to provide a weekend 'social skills workshop' for clients.

£1,216 New Opportunities Fund
19 Mar 2001 Swaffham RUFC

New Clubhouse

£397,383 Sport England
31 Jan 2001 3rd Fakenham Guide Unit

An award helped more members of this small rural Guides group to enjoy camping more frequently

£1,174 Community Fund
18 Aug 1999 Swaffham Cricket Club

This well supported and popular club provides cricket facilities and opportunities for members including children's teams (girls & boys). With this award they will be able to provide disabled toilets and shower facilities encouraging participation fro

£4,975 Sport England
26 Jan 1999 Norfolk Music Works

To purchase equipment

£32,586 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Swaffham Arts

Swaffham Arts Youth and Community Project

£2,025 Arts Council England