Lottery grants awarded to Biggleswade

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83 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Sep 2014 Bedfordshire Association of Town & Parish Councils

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of events in parishes across the region to inform local residents about parish councils and what is involved in becoming a parish councillor in the run-up to local elections. This will encourage participants to become more engaged with their local parish councils and give them the information to either stand for election themselves or vote for candidates they feel represent their communities? best interests.

£1,350 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2014 Ampthill and Biggleswade C. A. B

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to upgrade the IT facilities of their site offices. This will help improve the efficiency, support and advice services of the organisation for the

£4,840 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2014 Ampthill and Biggleswade C. A. B

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to upgrade the IT facilities of their site offices. This will help improve the efficiency, support and advice services of the organisation for the benefit of the whole community.

£4,840 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2014 Stanford Playing Field Association

This is a project by a charity in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to install fixed play equipment in the playing fields. This will provide suitable play equipment for children and young people of all ages to address local issue

£4,208 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2014 Stanford Playing Field Association

This is a project by a charity in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to install fixed play equipment in the playing fields. This will provide suitable play equipment for children and young people of all ages to address local issues such as vandalism, graffiti, trespassing and antisocial behaviour.

£4,208 Big Lottery Fund
25 Apr 2014 Southill Park Cricket Club

Southill Park Cricket Club Refit & Infrastructure

£20,565 Sport England
14 Nov 2013 Family Groups Bedford

Secrets of Bedfordshire: discovering our local heritage.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Northill Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to convert the current step leading into the church hall into a ramp. This will provide improved access to the hall for elderly and disabled membe

£400 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2013 Biggleswade Rugby Union and Associated Clubs

Biggleswade Rugby & Squash Club Pavilion Refurbishment

£38,215 Sport England
12 Aug 2013 Northill Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to convert the current step leading into the church hall into a ramp. This will provide improved access to the hall for elderly and disabled membe

£400 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2013 Dunton Recreation Ground

This is a project by a charity in Bedfordshire. The group will use the funding to renovate and adapt the village pavilion to accommodate more users including those with disabilities. This will enable increased community use of the facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2012 Hear2listen C.I.C.

This is a project by a community interest company in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to pilot a support programme for people on a methadone reduction programme. This will provide a professional support and counselling service f

£9,625 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2012 Dunton Community Garden Group

This is a project by a community organisation based in Biggleswade. The group will use funding to set up a young gardeners club and provide activities including Green gym principles, growing and cooking, for young people in the area. This will provide new

£2,938 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jan 2012 Ickwell Cricket Club

2 Bay Net System

£20,755 Sport England
16 Jan 2012 Biggleswade Crab Lane Railway Embankment Committee

This is a project by a community organisation based in Bedfordshire. The group will use funding to restore a piece of land they maintain for the benefit of the local community. This will improve the area and discourage people using it as a dumping ground

£968 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Bedfordshire Association of Town & Parish Councils

This is a project by a community organisation in Bedfordshire. The group will use the funding to purchase equipment in order to deliver training courses to enable local councillors make use of their role as community representatives. This will enable the

£1,170 Big Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2011 Shuttleworth Trust

Unveiling a Secret Garden

£3,102,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 Preen Community Interest Company

A project by this furniture recycling community group based in Biggleswade, Central Bedfordshire, to strengthen their infrastructure by purchasing new specialist IT software and equipment. The new IT system will allow the group to provide more volunteerin

£8,535 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2009 Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity

Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity aims to improve community development in both urban and rural communities in Bedfordshire. The project will improve their Breathing Place through the installation of bird, bat and insect boxes. The site's orchard and

£2,639 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2008 Hinxworth Parish Council

Hinxworth Parish Council will use funding to purchase new play equipment and safety surfacing for the children's play area.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Putteridge High School

This school will establish activity sessions for students with disabilities. The main barrier for attendance in out of school hours learning activities for these students has been identified as transportation difficulties therefore the school will provide

£8,329 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Bedford Council of Faiths

This group promote understanding and respect of different religions. The project is to run a three day community festival with interactive exhibitions to showcase stories, dance, music, food and culture of the participating faiths.

£3,966 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 King George Memorial Playing Field

With the award this group will improve and upgrade the facilities currently available at the local playing field for children under the ages of eight years old. They will also increase the number of facilities available for teenagers.

£9,848 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Jun 2008 The Landmark Trust

Queen Anne's Summerhouse, Old Warden, Bedfordshire

£350,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 Dunton Community Garden Group

Dunton Community Garden Group was established in January 2001 and is dedicated to the enhancement of education and social welfare of the inhabitants and surrounding counties of Bedfordshire. The applicant intends to expand a new 2-acre field to act as Dun

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2008 Langford Cricket Club

This cricket club will purchase a heavy roller to replace an old machine that some members are unable to use. This new piece of equipment will enable more members to be involved with the maintenance of the playing field.

£6,404 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Apr 2008 Bedfordshire Blue Raiders

The group will purchase safety equipment required to play American Football in order to cope with the number of new members taking up the sport.

£9,403 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 St Neots Rowing Club

This group will use its award to buy five indoor rowing machines, allowing an increased membership and increased participation.

£5,225 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Family Groups Bedford

This group provides training opportunities for women who work in their local cr+¿ches. The award will fund training in early years development of children, which will enable the participants to progress to NVQ level II qualification.

£4,989 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Sep 2007 Biggleswade & District Camera Club

This camera club will purchase digital projection equipment to meet members' needs.

£4,626 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Aug 2007 Northill Village Hall

The group will refurbish the village hall's cloakrooms and toilets, installing up-to-date heating, windows and flushing facilities to reduce energy bills.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jan 2007 Happy Days Childrens Charity

The organisation arranges and financially supports leisure trips and activities for young disabled people. entrance fees, transport costs and refreshments

£3,320 Big Lottery Fund
27 Oct 2006 Forestry Commission

Home Wood Fishery (SAM)

£47,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 May 2006 East Suffolk Mind

To Enable More People With Mental Health Needs To Access The Services Offered By The Charity'S Willows Community Resource Centre For Mental Health In Saxmundham. Volunteers Will Be Trained In Food Hygiene, Health And Safety And Mentoring Skills.

£4,400 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity

An Award Would See The Preparing And Leading Of Walks, Facilitating Workshops, Mapping And Plan Production, Enabling Local People To Have A Say In The Future Management And Use Of The Green Environment Within Their Parish.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Dunton Community Garden Group

This group will use funding to plan and start up vegetable and fruit growing on a newly created area of land in the village. A project worker will coordinate and train volunteers, many of whom will have disabilities or be recovering from mental ill health

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Langford Cricket Club

Langford Cricket Club Promotes Cricket In The Village And Plays Both League And Friendly Matches. The Award Will Allow It To Put In All-Weather Matting, Letting Players Practise All Year Round, And Sight Screens On The Ground, Meeting League Requirements

£3,266 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 May 2006 Northill Parochial Church Council

The Refurbished Organ Will Be Contribute To Community Music Events Including Recitals, Concerts And Local Drama Productions.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Mar 2006 Bedfordshire County Council

Holmemead Middle School

£214,000 Sport England
10 Mar 2006 Older Peoples Action Group Biggleswade & District

Older People'S Self Help Group Uses An Award To Provide A Twice Weekly Drop-In Centre For Their Contemporaries From The Town And Surrounding Area, Providing A Range Of Social, Educational & Cultural Activities Together With Theatre Trips & Outings Includi

£4,414 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Nov 2005 Caldecote Methodist Church

The Windows In The Church Will Be Upgraded, Improving Safety And Energy Efficiency In Line With Modern Standards. The Church Is A Vital Venue In This Rural Community And Is Regularly Used By A Wide Range Of Uniformed Youth Organisations, The Women'S Insti

£1,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Sep 2005 Langford Parochial Church Council

To Enable All Members Of The Community Including Those Experiencing Physical Difficulties To Access This Well Used Church Hall. The Hall Is Used By A Range Of Groups Including The Parish Council, W.I., History Society, Atc And Brownies.

£3,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Aug 2005 Biggleswade Town Council

Biggleswade Town Council in Bedfordshire will use an award to hold a large 60th anniversary of WW2 event in September. The event will include entertainment from the Wartime era, military demonstrations, and an exhibition about Biggleswade during the War.

£6,000 New Opportunities Fund
21 Jun 2005 Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity

Bedforshire Art Works

£120,000 Arts Council England
10 May 2005 Normandy Veterans Association Luton Branch No 45

An Award Will Enable Normandy Veterans And Their Carers To Enjoy A Trip To The Edinburgh Military Tattoo In August 2005. The Trip Will Provide A Valuable Break And Allow Others To Show Their Appreciation Of The Veterans.

£3,850 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Dec 2004 Biggleswade First Aid Club

Local Group To Offer Further Courses To Equip More People From Local Community Groups To Develop The Necessary Skills To Provide First Aid Cover For A Range Of Community Activities

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Dec 2004 The Lawns Early Excellence Centre

Lawns Music for Everyone

£10,000 Arts Council England
14 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

2 Second World War Veterans from Northill have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Holland in July of this year. Funding has also been provided for 2 carers to travel with the 2 Veterans.

£1,050 New Opportunities Fund
27 Sep 2004 Older Peoples Action Group Biggleswade & District

Following A Successful Pilot, The Group Are To Establish A Free Weekly Drop In Centre Along With Transport For People Who Would Normally Be Prohibited From Attending. The Sessions Will Include Guest Speakers, Craft Lessons And Games Giving Older People Th

£3,037 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 May 2004 Bedfordshire County Council

Holmemead Middle School

£330,000 Sport England
2 May 2004 Bedfordshire Country Steering Group

Country Show Steering Group Uses An Award To Develop The Show Into A Viable Format And To Promote And Increase Awareness And Participation In Traditional Rural Activities Via Workshops, Exhibitions & Demonstrations

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Apr 2004 Normandy Veterans Association - Luton & District Branch No 4

The project will provide a trip to Normandy for veterans and their carers for the 60th anniversary of the D-Day landings on the Normandy beaches. The grant, over one year will contribute towards the travel and accommodation costs.

£10,450 Community Fund
26 Mar 2004 Broom Village Hall Management Committee

Village Hall Gets Award To Provide Disabled Toilet Facilities Giving Greater Access To All Members Of The Community.

£3,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Mar 2004 Friends of the Charles Burrell Museum

Charles Burrell Was A Manufacturer Of Steam Engines And Agricultural Machinery Mainly During The 19th Century. Group Require Funding To Motorise A Lathe, A Radial Drill And Slotting Machine - Machinery That Originally Worked In The Machine Shop Between 18

£3,430 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Mar 2004 St Neots Rowing Club

A Group Of Veteran Women Are Now Rowing Regularly At The St Neots Club And An Award Has Enabled Them To Purchase Appropriate Oars, Aiding Skill And Confidence And Reducing The Risk Of Injury.

£936 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Dec 2003 Biggleswade & District Freestyle Association

Skating Park

£139,341 Sport England
8 Dec 2003 Biggleswade Jiu Jitsu Club

Jiu Jitsu Club Uses Award To Provide Sport Standard Safety Matting And Storage Trolleys To Enable Players To Receive Bjc Qualified Instruction

£4,973 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Jun 2003 Bedfordshire County Council

Swiss Garden (Old Warden Park) Restoration Project

£47,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2003 Broom Pre School Playgroup

To Provide Lightweight Low Height Tables To Give The Children Attending This Daily Playgroup Independence In The Activities They Can Take Part In - Art, Play, Education, Refreshments.

£728 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Jun 2003 Royal Engineers Association - Luton Branch

Many Members Are Elderly And/Or Disabled, Award Would Enble Group To Take Members To A Normandy Veterans Parade And Excursion.

£1,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Mar 2003 Ickwell Village Hall Trust

The one year grant will pay for the resurfacing of the play area for a village hall, providing a safe environment for the pre-school children and also improving access to the hall itself, particulalry for disabled people.

£5,000 Community Fund
23 Sep 2002 1st Henlow and Clifton Scout Group

Mid Beds Scout Group Uses Award To Install Central Heating And Modernise Their Meeting Place And Facilities

£2,438 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Jul 2002 Peregrine Recorder Orchestra

Recorder Orchestra Uses An Award To Provide 2 Bass In F Large Recorders To Extend Skills Andstheir Repertoire

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Jun 2002 Caldecote PFA

New Pavilion & MUGA

£148,490 Sport England
28 May 2002 Ickwell Village Hall Trust

Rural Village Hall Is Home To Local Pre-School, Award Would Be Used To Provide A Safe Outside Playarea For Current And Future Local Children.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 May 2002 Biggleswade First Aid Club

Club To Provide First Aid Classes To Local Schools And The Local Community.

£2,168 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 May 2002 The Friends of the Swiss Garden

The Indian Kiosk, Swiss Garden

£8,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 May 2002 Biggleswade & District Choral Society

Is To Commission A Work By A Local Composer For Local School Choirs With A Youth Percussion Ensemble And Pianos. The Work To Be Developed And Premiered At A Golden Jubilee Concert, Which Will Also Feature Songs From Prominent Musical Shows.

£2,745 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Apr 2002 Flitwick and Ampthill Sea Cadets

The award will enable this charity to extend canoeing opportunities to more young people in the area with the provision of additional training canoes and safety aids.

£2,560 Community Fund
4 Feb 2002 Bedfordshire County Council

Holmemead Middle School

£420,000 Sport England
17 Sep 2001 Biggleswade Sports Meeting

"Hosting Competitive Athletics, Road Running, Cross Country And Cycling Events - This Award Will Enable The Group To Hold More Sports Meetings And To Promote Field Events."

£4,987 Sport England
25 Jul 2001 Northill Village Hall

The charity's recently refurbished Hall caters for many community groups whose range of activities and level of participation will be aided by an award to provide lighter and more compact equipment.

£4,966 Community Fund
25 Jun 2001 Bedford Borough Council

The grant will be used to create 54 after-school places and 80 holiday places, of which 42 places will benefit children with special needs, by creating 5 new projects and extending 1 existing club in the Bedfordshire area. The places will cater for childr

£39,793 New Opportunities Fund
19 Dec 2000 The Arthritis Care Ivel Branch

Award would provide for appropriate and adequate transportation to ensure that all club's members can fully participate in meetings.

£580 Community Fund
20 Nov 2000 Biggleswade Swimming Club

Electronic Timing Equipment

£27,500 Sport England
27 Oct 2000 Biggleswade & District United Services Association

To provide a permanent home for ex-service groups and community group, in particular youth groups and local history society, in Biggleswade.

£3,805 Community Fund
20 Oct 1999 Bedfordshire Childminding Association

This charity provides information, advice, training and support to all childminders in Beds. The group will use their award to mail out an additional newsletter to all registered childminders and interested parties (parents) advising them of training opp

£1,001 Community Fund
29 Jul 1999 Biggleswade & District Royal Naval Association

The project will provide management and welfare offices for four ex-service personnel organisations, and meeting rooms for local community groups. The grant, over two years, will be used for the purchase, refurbishment and decorating of the building.

£206,044 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Northill Village Hall

The project will modernise the village hall, providing refurbished kitchen and toilets, facilities for people with disabilities, and improved heating, lighting and storage. The grant, over one year, will pay for building and refurbishment work, and portab

£29,357 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Biggleswade History Society

Saxon Village Project

£4,770 Arts Council England
17 Dec 1996 Friends Of Cherry Trees Support Group

The group provides financial support to the residents of the Cherry Tree residential home for people with learning difficulties. This one year grant will pay for building a garage and replacing a minibus.

£21,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Sine Qua Non Sub Aqua Club

Purchase of a rigid inflatable boat for safety cover whilst diving.

£6,500 Sport England
17 Mar 1995 Langford Playing Field Bowls Club

Clubhouse extension

£15,122 Sport England