Lottery grants awarded to Downham Market

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65 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
6 Jul 2017 West Norfolk Rowing Club

Long term provision of crew rowing

£8,451 Sport England
14 Mar 2017 The SWAN Centre

The funding will be used to run a programme of activities for young people including physical activity days, outreach events and the opportunity to gain an accredited award. The project aims to provide young people with positive activities which will result in personal development, confidence building, and improved health and wellbeing.

£9,340 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2017 Comvida CIC

The funding will be used to train people from communities in West in basic functional and money management skills. The project aims to increase the support available to people in financial crisis through workshops, debt advice and one to one support sessions.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 May 2015 Barroway Drove Social Committee

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and deliver a programme of free events and activities that will be based at the village hall. This will enable the group to promote the hall as a community venue and provide taster sessions to encourage wider participation in local activities as well as increased usage of a community venue, as well as ensure that the hall has adequate seating and amenities for groups and individuals to use.

£2,900 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2014 West Norfolk Rowing Club

Introduction of Rowing to the West Norfolk Region

£10,000 Sport England
8 Jan 2014 Denver Playing Field Association

Denver Playing Field Pavilion Upgrade

£4,032 Sport England
25 Jun 2013 Fun with Autism

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Norfolk. The organisation will use the funding to provide ongoing costs of their work including premises costs, activity materials, visits and workshops. This will enable them to continue to provide support

£9,869 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2013 Denver Cricket Club

New Sight Screens and Flix Junior Match Pitch

£4,250 Sport England
3 Dec 2012 Hilgay United Charities

This is a project from the village of Hilgay in Downham Market, Norfolk .The group will use the funding refurbish the village hall to establish a community hub which will be used to hold meetings, celebrations and sports clubs. This enterprise will genera

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2012 Denver Playing Field Association

Denver Playing Field Pavilion Upgrade

£33,000 Sport England
6 Jun 2012 Downham Market Town Council

This is a project by a town council in Norfolk. The organisation will use funding to hold fun sporting activities and a bicycle treasure hunt for the whole community, including an egg and spoon race and 1500 meter track event, in celebration of the 2012 O

£482 Big Lottery Fund
29 May 2012 Downham Market and District Heritage Society

Downham Market Heritage and Learning Centre

£423,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Feb 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 Cape Town, South Africa. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£4,283 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2011 Southery Parish Council

Southery Skateboard Ramp and Skateable Bench

£7,844 Sport England
15 Jan 2010 Downham Town Cricket Club

Schools coaching project

£5,200 Sport England
11 Nov 2009 Hilgay Parish Growers

This project has been awarded development funding to develop their business proposal and to progress to the second stage of the Village SOS programme. Village SOS -+ an initiative by Big Lottery Fund and the BBC to inspire UK rural revival -+ aims to fund s

£9,934 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2009 West Norfolk Disability Sports Forum

Bowls for All

£10,000 Sport England
17 Mar 2009 Ten Mile Bank Primary School

This primary school will use the award to employ an artist to work on a community project. The artist will work out of school hours with pupils at the school, as well as with members of the local community, to develop sculptures for an area which will ser

£2,056 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Downham and District Toy Library

This recently formed toy library based in Downham will use the award to get established within the community. The award will enable them to purchase a variety of toys, arts and crafts and sports equipment. The library will have toys to suit children of al

£4,410 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 1018 (Downham Market) SQN Air Training Corps

This group provide training and activities to young people to encourage an interest in aviation and the Royal Air Force. An award will be used to purchase new equipment in order to update their training facilities, improve the quality of training and offe

£4,976 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Apr 2008 Fakenham Bowmen

This Archery club will expand to a larger indoor venue in order to meet current demands for membership. The project will fund additional equipment and coaching needed to support the larger club membership. The club intend to run 'have-a-go' sessions and a

£9,250 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Nov 2007 Paradise Carpet Bowls Club

Paradise Carpet Bowls club will purchase a short mat handling unit, which makes it easier for the members to roll up the carpets after use.

£735 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 May 2007 Downham Town Cricket Club

Downham Town Cricket Club will provide coaching over two years, targeting two high schools and a cluster of primary schools. The pupils will be boys and girls from the ages of 7 to 17.

£6,540 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Sep 2006 Outwell Playing Field And Village Hall Committee

This Charitable Organisation Provides And Maintains Playing Fields As A Community Facility. It Has Recently Completed The Construction Of A Village Hall For Use By The Local Community. In Order To Ensure This Building Is Used To Its Full Potential, Variou

£4,308 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Sep 2006 St Germans Primary School

This School Will Run A One Year Programme Called 'Fit For Life' Of Out-Of-School Activities Both After School And During School Holidays Aimed At Two Isolated Rural Communities. The Project Will Focus On Healthy Eating And Fitness Using Qualified Coaches

£9,963 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Hilgay Youth Club

Youth Club Look To Develop The Activities It Can Offer Young People In This Rural Community. The Award Will Enable Weekly Events To Take Place Supervised By Coaches From Local Clubs.

£4,040 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Barroway Drove Social Commitee

Committee Responsible For Managing The Village Hall And Playing Field Use Grant To Purchase And Install A Teen Shelter For The Young People Of The Village And Surrounding Area.

£3,565 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2006 PCC of St Mark's Church


£270,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Jan 2006 Downham Market Short Mat Bowls Club

Rural Sports Club Uses An Award To Be Able To Meet Known Demand From New People To Play The Game By Providing The Necessary Additional Equipment - Equipment Now Used Is Borrowed From The District Council, Having The Clubs Own Equipment Will Enable More A

£1,603 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Nov 2005 Paradise Carpet Bowls Club

The Newly Formed Club Will Use An Award To Purchase More Equipment, Providing Better Facilities For Existing Members And Encouraging New Members To Join And Take Part In Bowls.

£1,914 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Nov 2005 Harling Community Centre

This village hall project is to carry out major improvements to the hall, which is well used by a playgroup, gardening club, exercise clubs and arts groups. The extensive work will ensure that the hall meets health and safety requirements and provides bet

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Sep 2005 Wisbech Freestyle Archery Club

Archery Club Uses An Award To Set Up A New Section Of The Group In Their Wider Rural Area At Downham Market Providing Opportunities For Both Able Bodied And Disabled Archers To Take Up The Sport And Be Coached To Develop Their Skills - Also To Provide For

£4,117 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 May 2005 St Marks Conservation Fund

St Marks Conservation Commitee in Norfolk will use an award to commemorate the 60th anniversary of WW2 by holding a memorial event followed by a 1940's themed party in the village hall.

£865 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Downham Market Town Council

Downham Market Town Council will use a grant to organise a day of events to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of VE Day. The day will consist of a number of events including music, dance, static displays, re-enactments, and vehicle displays that will draw

£1,293 New Opportunities Fund
23 Feb 2005 Clackclose Community Primary School

School Will Host A Multicultural Evening To Promote A Greater Understanding Of Minority Issues Among Pupils And Parents. This Event Will Involve Performances From Nationally Acclaimed Groups, Such As Sansaar Bhangra Dancers And Deep Music Samba, As Well A

£5,000 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 South Africa in July of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£2,100 New Opportunities Fund
8 Mar 2004 Hearing Concern - Midlands

This Annual Event Is Organised For The Hearing Impaired, Giving People Who Are Isolated The Opportunity To Join Together, Socialise And Obtain Information And Services.

£768 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Dec 2003 Downham Market Town Council

Restoration & Conservation of Downham Market Town Clock

£18,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2003 The Lodge Farm Project

Arts Group Uses An Award To Develop Choral Singing As A Community Activity

£3,187 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Jul 2003 Dennis Sneezum Court Tenants Association

The project will improve the garden to enable both Tenants and other members of the community to use this. At present there are no available footpaths or sitting areas, our Tenants are all elderly and many use walking frames and some wheelchairs.

£7,474 New Opportunities Fund
5 Mar 2003 Downham Market and Dsitrict Heritage Trust


£12,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2003 Downham Market & District Heritage Trail


£7,407 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2002 Downham Town Sports Federation

Rural Sports Federation Would Use An Award To Provide Necessary Additional Showers And Changing Facilities For New Women'S And Junior Teams

£2,262 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Sep 2002 Family Welfare Association

The Project Will Continue To Train Volunteers To Work In A Range Of Established Mental Health Services And In The Community. It Will Develop Through Training And Supporting A Pool Of Volunteers To Provide A Befriending Service And By Offering Pre-Voluntee

£230,971 Community Fund
29 Jul 2002 Peterborough Ice and Inline Hockey Club Limited

Ice And Inline Hockey Club Use An Award To Provide Safety Kit And Equipment And Buy Ice Time To Develop Skills Amongst Local Youngsters And Provide Opportunites For Competition

£4,997 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 May 2002 Southery Sensations Majorette Troup

To Provide This New Majorette Troupe With The Essential Costumes And Equipment To Enable The Group To Perform At Events And Take Part In Uk Federation Of Majorettes Competitions.

£4,848 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Apr 2002 Downham Market & District Scout Council

Award would enable group to recruit and train new leaders aswell as provide additional activity training to existing youth members.

£4,026 Community Fund
10 Apr 2002 Norfolk Priority Care Medical Services

A voluntary group providing qualified First Aid, ambulance and patient transport services for local events and organisations.

£4,789 New Opportunities Fund
20 Mar 2002 The Downham Market Clackclose Community Primary School PTA

An Award Would Enable A Series Of Workshops To Bring Young People Together From 12 Rural Primary Schools In Sw Norfolk To Learn Songs From Four Different Cultures And To Culminate In A Concert In Downham Market.

£2,599 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2002 Downham Market High School

An Award Will Provide After School Basketball Coaching In Association With Meridian Basketball Club To The Pupils Of This School And 17 Local Feeder Primary Schools With A View To Establishing A Girls League In The Area.

£4,187 Sport England
20 Mar 2002 Ryston Runners AC

Award Would Enable Club To Offer A Wide Range Of Athletics Activities And Encourage Volunteers To Undertake Coaching Courses.

£4,999 Sport England
7 Feb 2002 Clackclose Community Primary School

Young People Sing the World

£15,247 Arts Council England
21 Jan 2002 The First Downham Market Scout Group

Scouts use an award to provide a marquee to facilitate camping other scouting activities and wider community activities

£4,850 Community Fund
23 Jul 2001 Borough Council Of King's Lynn & West Norfolk

New Swimming Pool Facility

£1,149,572 Sport England
28 Aug 2000 Stow Cricket Club

Cricket and coaching equipment will be used to actively support youth development in cricket.

£4,599 Sport England
9 Feb 2000 Denver Sailing Club

The award will develop the abilities of novice junior and disabled members through a structured training programme; and increase facilities and services. sailing dinghies life jackets.

£4,729 Sport England
27 Jan 2000 Denver Ryston Roxham & Fordham Playing Field Association

A project to improve and extend the children's public play area. The grant, over one year, will be used to buy a new swing, move the rocking horse and lay safety matting.

£7,685 Community Fund
10 Dec 1999 Denver Cricket Club

This group plans to encourage young people especially children from the local school to cricket through offering coaching and developing a junior team. practice net cage & matting

£1,212 Sport England
20 Oct 1999 Denver Ladies Hockey Club

Award will provide the club with essential goalkeeper equipment and kit which was previously borrowed and is no longer available. Without such equipment the club cannot continue on a practical basis.

£500 Sport England
4 Mar 1999 Denver Village Hall

This Village Hall has been awarded a grant to hard surface the car park, thus improving access for people with mobility impairments and parents with young children.

£4,500 Community Fund
5 Nov 1998 The First Downham Market Scout Group

This group provides educational and training activities through Beaver , Cub , Scouts and Venture activities. The grant will pay for a Frame Marquee to be used throughout the community.

£2,000 Community Fund
22 Sep 1998 Norfolk Historic Buildings Trust

Denver Windmill, Norfolk - Restoration

£378,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Jul 1998 West Norfolk Sub Aqua Club

Purchase of 6.2m RIB and trailer

£9,925 Sport England
17 Dec 1996 The Progress Centre

The project will provide extra activities at a day care centre for adults with learning disabilities. This one year grant will pay for running costs, training, fees for freelance workers and disabled horseriding equipment.

£2,455 Community Fund
11 Sep 1996 All Saints Church PCC

All Saints Church, Hilgay, Norfolk - Restoration

£33,500 Heritage Lottery Fund