Lottery grants awarded to Sandy

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Jul 2017 St Swithun?s VC Lower School

The funding will be used by a school to install a new climbing frame facility and safety surfacing in their school grounds. The project aims to improve the social, emotional and physical development of their pupils and improve communication and language skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 Sandy Detachment Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire ACF

The funding will be used by a voluntary organisation to replace worn equipment and training resources. The project aims to allow more young cadets to participate in positive activities and increase the variety of accredited training offered.

£4,006 Big Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2017 The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

£500,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2017 Wrestlingworth Memorial Hall

This is a project to refurbish kitchen facilities. The refurbishment will allow the community facility to continue being used by a wide variety of groups and enable the development of more activities in this rural community.

£5,820 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2016 Sandy Town Bowling Club

Sandy Bowls Development Project

£4,313 Sport England
6 Apr 2016 Sandy Conservative Bowling Club

Purchase of Scarifyer for Bowling Green

£6,839 Sport England
15 Dec 2015 Powerplant

Pioneers of Percussion

£9,476 Arts Council England
11 Dec 2015 Sky Badger

This charity will use the funding to build a virtual advice and information service for families with disabled children. This will enable the organisation to provide a readily accessible online platform to assist in reducing bullying and issues at school.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2015 Everton Lower School

The organisation will use the funding to install a hearing loop at the school and deliver deaf awareness and sign language workshops to teachers, staff, parents or carers and pupils. This will enable the group to help pupils and teachers communicate better with people who are deaf or hard of hearing, removing barriers to friendship and participation, as well as ensure that any pupils, family members or visitors who are deaf can be supported and included in activities.

£8,640 Big Lottery Fund
8 Apr 2015 Michael Brennand-Wood

Seeds of Memory

£14,998 Arts Council England
24 Dec 2014 Everton-cum-Tetworth Village Hall

This is a project by a registered charity in Central Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to replace a section of roofing at its village hall. This will enable the group to replace an old, leaking roof with a modern, insulated roof to ensure that the hall can be accessed safely and comfortably.

£4,460 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2014 Royston Heath Archery Club

Level 1 Coaching Course

£1,620 Sport England
9 Jun 2014 Sandy Conservative Bowling Club

Mower for Bowling Green

£6,293 Sport England
23 Apr 2014 Potton United Football Club

Potton United FC Replacement Floodlight Installation

£49,665 Sport England
23 Apr 2014 Potton United Football Club

Potton United FC Replacement Floodlight Installation

£48,867 Sport England
10 Apr 2014 Potton Town Cricket Club

Extension to existing pavilion and changing facilities

£50,000 Sport England
31 Jan 2014 Powerplant

Powerplant play Will Gregory

£12,855 Arts Council England
15 Oct 2013 Shefford and Sandy Hockey Club

Participation Hockey

£7,525 Sport England
3 Sep 2013 Dragons Thai Boxing Gym

This is a project by a voluntary and community organisation in Sandy, Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to purchase Thai Boxing equipment to use in their sessions. This will improve their delivery of the sport to the wider community and

£2,180 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 Everton Lower School

This is a project by a school in Sandy, Bedfordshire. The organisation will use the funding to build an Eco Lodge in the school grounds to run workshops and courses for the more vulnerable members of the community. This will enable members of the communi

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jan 2013 Sandy Town Bowling Club

Purchase of Aerator Maintenance Equipment

£6,000 Sport England
20 Nov 2012 Everton-cum-Tetworth Village Hall

This charity in Bedfordshire will use the funding to make improvements to their village hall, including installing a patio door and replacing windows and doors.This will improve access to the garden and reduce draughts.

£3,595 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2012 Potton Bowls Club

Green Keeping Equipment

£10,000 Sport England
29 Mar 2012 Jackie Chettur

The un-creation of Ethan Frome

£6,000 Arts Council England
1 Mar 2011 Maple Tree Kids Club

This is a project by a community group in Bedfordshire. The group will use the funding to purchase new multi-cultural toys, books and musical equipment. This will enable the children to explore the differences in cultures and ethnicities though creative a

£1,500 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Gamlingay Parish Council

This is a project by a Parish Council in Cambridgeshire. The group will use funding to install shelving in its new library premises, benefiting the whole community. This will enable the group to run the library from its new premises.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Potton Lower School

This is a project by a school in Sandy, Bedfordshire, which will use the funding to build an outdoor playground for young children in the local area. This will provide outdoor play facilities for the local community.

£4,050 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Robert Peel Lower School

This is a project by a school in Sandy, Bedfordshire, who will use funding to create an outdoor reading and activity site to be used by the school, preschool groups, adult education bodies. It will also provide a meeting space for local groups and organis

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2010 Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)

RSPB Nature Counts

£599,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Wrestlingworth CofE VC Lower School

This rural primary school in Bedfordshire will use an award to purchase a lightweight portable stage for use during performances at the school and other community events. The staging will be made available to local community groups at no cost. The project

£3,959 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 Maple Tree Lower School

This primary school in Bedfordshire will use an award to create a 'Sensory Natural Play Garden' and develop a 'Gardening/ Environmental Club'. The garden will be designed by the pupils, carers, parents and volunteers with the help of a professional artist

£5,335 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2010 Joby Burgess

Artist development

£10,000 Arts Council England
17 Jul 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Bedfordshire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Croatia in April of 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2009 Beeston Heritage Adventure

Maintaining the continuum of life in Beeston

£3,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2009 Maple Tree Lower School

This primary school in Bedfordshire will deliver an art project to engage all pupils, with each class working on a different theme. The designs that the children create will be interoperated by a professional artist, and then the pupils will produce a col

£3,730 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Feb 2009 Theatre Of Widdershins

East to Ediburgh 2009

£5,000 Arts Council England
19 Jan 2009 The Kingfisher Players

The Kingfisher Players provide entertainment for the people of Sandy. The project is to purchase new stage lighting as the current lighting system is old and out of date. The group hope that by improving their facilities more people will use the hall for

£3,739 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Wrestlingworth History Society

The award will be used to purchase equipment in order to convert original documents and photographs to a digital format that can be frequently used without risking damage to the original materials. Materials will also be repaired and restored using softwa

£3,572 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Sep 2008 Powerplant

Powerplant Tour

£11,715 Arts Council England
9 Jun 2008 Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds

This RSPB will attend the 2008 Phoenix Conference at Titchwell Marsh. The award will enable the group to offer more places for young people to experience a nature reserve and engage in hands on conservation and wildlife observation.

£3,915 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Mar 2008 New Noise

New Noise - cross talk

£5,000 Arts Council England
12 Mar 2008 Andy Lawrence

Escalator: East to Edinburgh

£10,000 Arts Council England
29 Nov 2007 Powerplant

Powerplant - UK tour

£4,950 Arts Council England
26 Nov 2007 Sutton Village Hall

This group will use an award to upgrade the electrical wiring in the village hall. They will also install a new water heater, two extra heaters and additional outside lighting.

£1,793 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jun 2007 Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

'Aren't Birds Brilliant!' in Eastern England

£49,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2007 Potton Show Committee

Potton Show Committee arrange a traditional flower, vegetable and handicraft show. The project will enable the group to purchase announcement boards and polo shirts. This additional equipment will be used to promote the event and identify show officials a

£905 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 May 2007 Andy Lawrence

East to Edinburgh 2007

£12,500 Arts Council England
27 Mar 2007 Sandy Pre-School

This pre-school will create an outside play area and garden with secure fencing. The project is to encourage wildlife and safe play to enhance the children's experiences.

£2,408 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Aug 2006 Sutton Village Hall

This village hall committee aims to replace their roof which is in a state of disrepair. This will directly benefit members of the community.

£8,207 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Potton Lower School Football Club

Football Club For Children Will Improve The Quality Of Training It Provides By Purchasing New Equipment And Sending Two Of Its Leaders On A Level 1 Fa Coaching Course, And Will Purchase Kits So They Can Start A New Team.

£1,400 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Feb 2006 Theatre Of Widdershins

Edinburgh Festival 06

£10,000 Arts Council England
8 Feb 2006 Potton Pre School (St Marys)

A Programme Of Global Awareness Activities Will Introduce The Children To Cultural Faiths And Environments Through Music, Crafts, Dolls Displays And Books.

£1,759 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Jul 2005 Sandy Skating Association 2000

Sandy Skating Association 2000 will use a grant to organise a series of activities designed to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of WW2. The main feature of t he project will be a 1940's show that in the local comprehensive school. This will feature a wide

£5,846 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jul 2005 Biggleswade And District 3 Style Association

Biggleswade & District 3 Style Association will use a grant to organise a day of events aimed at bringing the local community together to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of WW2. The first component of the project will be a cross-generational v

£11,367 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jul 2005 Royal Naval Patrol Service Association- Informal Group

Members of the Royal Naval patrol Service Association will use a grant to enable them to attend the 60th Anniversary Reunion in Lowestoft. The reunion marks a number of important anniversaries alongside VE/VJ Day, including thirty years since the founding

£1,000 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jun 2005 Central Bedfordshire Council

The aim of the project is to provide enjoyable, high quality physical activities for those pupils who do not normally participate in physical education and sports. The emphasis will be on promoting fun and enjoyment in physical activity, for example the u

£113,915 New Opportunities Fund
31 May 2005 Marais Ensemble

Potton Festival

£3,008 Arts Council England
26 May 2005 Wrestlingworth Memorial Hall

Wrestlingworth Memorial Hall will use a grant to organise a day of activities within the village to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the end of WW2. This will involve a number of educational activities such as an exhibition with various artefacts, photog

£2,550 New Opportunities Fund
3 May 2005 Sandy & District Branch Of The Royal British Legion

The Sandy & District Branch of the Royal British Legion are seeking a grant to assist in paying for a Service of Thanksgiving to mark the 6oth Anniversary of the end of WW2, including the laying up of three dedicated standards in front of a large cross-ge

£7,250 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War widow from Sandy 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 Widow.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
21 Aug 2004 Sandy Village Hall Management Committee

Installing A Hearing Loop In The Charity'S Hall And Adjoining Meeting Room Will Bring Considerable Benefits To People With Hearing Difficulties Ensuring That They Can Participate In The Many Community Activities That Take Place There..

£4,924 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Feb 2004 Kestrels Archery Club

Archery Club Uses An Award To Provide New Equipment And Various Levels Of Training For Staff And Volunteers To Sustain The Work With A Range Of New Participant Groups

£3,585 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Feb 2004 Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

RSPB, Sandy - Bird Friendly Schools

£47,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2003 Theatre Of Widdershins

Request for Capital Item Funding

£5,000 Arts Council England
3 Nov 2003 Sutton Village Hall

To Increase The Amount Of Space Available For Community Activities And Make It Easier For Less Able Hall Users To Move Tables And Chairs By Purchasing Lighter Weight Stackable Tables And Chairs. The Hall Also Aims To Make The Hall More Accessible To Whee

£3,258 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Aug 2003 Sandye Place Middle School

School Uses Award To Set Up An Extra Curricular Gymnastics Club

£3,695 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Aug 2003 Bedfordshire Association of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

This Organisation Promotes The Interests And Training Of Umpires And Scorers. The Project Is To Purchase New Digital Training Equipment To Enhance Their Coaching And Training Programme. A Laptop Computer, Digital Projector And Software.

£2,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Aug 2003 Sandy Upper School

Project Is To Establish After School Basketball Club For Local Middle/Upper School Children

£4,956 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Jul 2003 Friends Of Gannock Castle (FOGC)

Gannock Castle Restoration

£23,485 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 May 2003 Sutton VA Lower School

Learning through Landscsapes

£10,000 Sport England
28 Feb 2003 Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Sandy Warren - Acquisition of land to extend the Lodge RSPB Nature Reserve

£62,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Jan 2003 All Saints Church, Sutton. Parish Church within the Church

SOUTH BOUNDARY WALL RENOVATION

£13,873 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2002 Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds

The project aim is to create an environmental education backpack for children containing equipment and information to enable families to undertake activities based around habitats and wildlife on RSPB reserves. 'Explorer Backpacks' will be loaned at no co

£11,146 New Opportunities Fund
25 Nov 2002 Potton Town Council

Responding To The Desires Of The Local Youth, Pc To Use Award To Contribute Towards A Safe And Secure Skate Park.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Nov 2002 National Travellers Action Group

Group To Use Award To Set Up A Quarterly Newsletter Promoting An Understanding Of The Activities Of The Gypsy Community, Culture And Lifestyle.

£3,897 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Nov 2002 Stuart Memorial Hall Tempsford

Award Will Ensure All People From The Area Can Participate In Hall Functions As Award Will Be Used To Provide Disabled Access And Toilet Facilities.

£4,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Jul 2002 Potton Saints and Potton Devils Trampoline Club

Trampoline Club Uses An Award To Provide Additional Trampolines To Enable More People To Take Part And To Improve Standards

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Jul 2002 Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds

At three former coalfield sites, now restored as nature reserves, the RSPB and Leeds City Council aim to get local people more involved, building interest and appreciation of wildlife and the outdoors. Through education,events.skills,training and resourc

£20,079 New Opportunities Fund
10 Jun 2002 Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds

To promote Sandwell Valley LNR and its biodiversity to a wider community by commencing a community liaison programme to encourage more visitors to the reserve, and active participation through volunteering. The project will encourage local people to cheri

£102,874 New Opportunities Fund
28 May 2002 Theatre of Widdershins Steering Group

Award Would Enable This Innovative Children'S Theatre Group To Stage A New Work 'Finn The Falcon' And Tour This Round Primary Schools In Beds.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 May 2002 Beeston Wildlife Group

Is To Provide An Interpretation Board To Enable Visitors To Identify & Appreciate Tree & Plant Species On Area Of Land Which The Group Undertakes Conservation Work / Maintenance & To Add Further Wild Flowers To Enhance The Area. Also Producing Education M

£1,375 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 May 2002 Wrestlingworth Golden Jubliee Committee

To Celebrate The Golden Jubilee In This Participative Community Project To Update The Village History Book And Provide A Free Copy To All Residents.

£3,060 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Mar 2002 Potton Colts Football Club

Is To Underpin The Work Of This Sports Club With Education For Officials/Leaders In Coaching Refereeing And First Aid/Sports Injury Areas Which Together With Training And Coaching Equipment Will Enable Development Of Skills And Encourage Further Volunteer

£3,730 Sport England
21 Jan 2002 Sandy Skating Association 2000

For This Charity To Expand Recreational Facilities For Children And Young People In The Area With A New Skate Park.

£5,000 Sport England
26 Apr 2001 Talk of the Town Transport Appeal

This project provides transport to activities and clubs for older people. This three year grant will pay for a fully accessible vehicle, running expenses and training for volunteers.

£34,719 Community Fund
19 Dec 2000 Everton-cum-Tetworth Village Hall

New outdoor recreation area which will increase enjoyment for children and the elderly that use the facilities of this charity.

£2,200 Community Fund
18 Jul 2000 Theatre Of Widdershins

Arabian Nights

£17,655 Arts Council England
14 Jun 2000 Potton Millennium Committee

30 June - 9 July. A week long millennium festival of local groups; a specially written children's opera; a pageant and workshops depicting historical significance; arts and crafts displays and workshops - something for everyone.

£5,000 Millennium Commission
22 May 2000 Potton Bowls Club

Construction of a six rink bowling green

£69,743 Sport England
16 May 2000 Brennand-Wood Michael

Craft / Photography

£5,000 Arts Council England
12 Apr 2000 3rd Potton Brownie Guides

A pack 'millennium camp out' funded by this award at the Guide Centre at Waddon, Lancashire will develop independence and relational skills.

£2,250 Community Fund
9 Feb 2000 Stuart Memorial Hall Tempsford

This award will improve conditions for the many user groups by installing overhead electric heating.

£1,000 Community Fund
10 Dec 1999 Sandy Town Council

This PC is planning an interactive website demonstrating the Roman History of Sandy with particular reference to the recent excavations in the town. A series of CD discs to be given to local schools will complement the website creation of website and har

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Dec 1999 Churches Together in Sandy

This group is organising a Millennium Festival on 11 June 2000 in Sandy involving the whole community in a rural area. hire of portable WCs, post festival clearing, insurance, publicity

£1,340 Millennium Commission
25 Nov 1999 Eyeworth Village Hall Management Committee

This charity runs and manages the village hall and wants to create a safe and sturdy area around the hall to improve safety and access so they will use their award to provide a shingle driveway and slabbed pathway

£1,847 Community Fund
20 Oct 1999 Everton Village Society

This rural village has an environmental project to re-introduce native plant species involving the Society with the villagers working together in this well researched Millennium task. A planting weekend will bring together people that do not usually have

£735 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Aug 1999 The Wrestlingworth Millenium Projects

This community group has purchased derelict beer garden and is in the process of converting it into a millennium garden which will comprise: sheltered seating, flower beds and a large paved area for community use. All work (manual and professional) is don

£2,080 Millennium Commission
18 Aug 1999 Sandy Cricket Club

This group encourages all members of the community to enjoy participating in cricket. This award will allow the club to provide an artificial cricket pitch providing more suitable facilities for people with disabilities and mobility impairments.

£3,026 Sport England
16 Oct 1997 Bedford Town Band

Purchase of Instruments

£50,000 Arts Council England
10 Sep 1997 Sandy Town Council

The Riddy, Sandy - Acquisition & Restoration

£32,900 Heritage Lottery Fund