Lottery grants awarded to North East in 1997

805 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
15 Dec 1997 Sunderland City Council

Community North Sports Complex Pavilion.

£857,402 Sport England
15 Dec 1997 Teesside Lions Wheelchair Basketball

Purchase of New Wheelchairs

£10,465 Sport England
10 Dec 1997 Newcastle Brown Ale Band

To purchase instruments

£45,750 Arts Council England
10 Dec 1997 City Of Sunderland

Refurbishment of Washington Arts Centre

£240,800 Arts Council England
10 Dec 1997 Darlington Borough Council

Feasibility study to look at the future capital needs of the project

£41,000 Arts Council England
10 Dec 1997 Dodgy Clutch Staged Presentations

Purchase garage, fixed & mobile workshop/administrative equipment and vehicles

£98,364 Arts Council England
26 Nov 1997 Tyne & Wear Museums

Hughes's " Portrait of Mrs Leathart & Three Children" - Acquisition

£212,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 1997 Northumberland Wildlife Trust

Northumberland Wildlife Trust Bid

£230,544 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 1997 Durham City Council

Durham City Council

£13,334,713 Millennium Commission
21 Nov 1997 Council For The Borough of North Tyneside

Stag Line Building, North Shields

£297,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Nov 1997 Gateshead Metro Borough Council

Creation of boulder park and woodland recreation park at Whickham Thorns Centre.

£312,000 Sport England
12 Nov 1997 Wear Valley District Council

Contemporary Craft Development in the Durham Dales

£62,350 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Mslexia Publications

Mslexia

£39,000 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Them Wifies

Lawnmowers Independent Theatre

£99,897 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Anchor Trust

Anchor Northern Region - Older Peoples Arts Project.

£39,000 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Northern Sights For The 13 Northern Arts Education Authoriti

The Arts are Ours

£360,000 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Fishburn Brass Band

Musical instrumetns

£40,055 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 National Association Of Writers' Groups

Desk Top Publishing and Communication Equipment

£5,048 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Langbaurgh Brass

To purchase instruments

£57,397 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Alnwick District Playhouse Trust

To improve equipment and facilities within the Playhouse

£88,529 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Northumberland National Park Authority

Thirlwall Castle, Greenhead - Feasibility Study

£14,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Nov 1997 Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council

This award winning bridge spans the quays of Newcastle and Gateshead. The bridge for use by pedestrians and cyclists will also have seating areas. The bridge has a 130 metre span and rotates to allow marine traffic to pass beneath.

£9,753,975 Millennium Commission
12 Nov 1997 Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council

This project will create a village centre for the 21st century serving the social educational recreational and cultural needs of an isolated former mining community. This will be achieved by refurbishing and extending an architecturally significant Victor

£499,000 Millennium Commission
12 Nov 1997 South Tyneside Metropolitian Borough Council

A building for the Euryalus PHAB Club (Physically Handicapped and Able Bodied) replacing an inadequate and unsuitable building. The new building is adjacent to council-run community and leisure facilities in the town centre area of Jarrow enabling integra

£500,000 Millennium Commission
12 Nov 1997 Dance North

Go Dance

£175,000 Arts Council England
7 Nov 1997 Byker Area Resource Centre

The project aims to improve the quality of life of Byker residents. The grant will meet committee training costs including the facility for creche provision.

£4,338 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 1st Consett Scout Group

The Scouts Headquarters are located in Consett town centre. The building is currently undergoing refurbishment which will increase use by the wider community. The grant is for electrical rewiring, insulation and replacement of the heating system

£1,035 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 D J Evans Youth Club

The Club offers youth provision for 8-16 yr olds in the Bowburn area of Durham. The grant is a contribution towards the installation of a heating system in the groups building.

£2,500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 St. Cuthberts Club for Children with Special Needs

The club provides regular activities, respite care and access to special needs equipment and toys for children and young people with special needs, living in the Chester-le-St area. The grant is for transport and outings including a visit to a Christmas P

£1,650 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Brotton Village Hall

The centre based in Saltburn village has a range of user groups which includes older people and offers a variety of recreational activities. The grant is to furnish the community centre with tables and chairs and contribute towards the costs of redecorati

£2,500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Wearside University of the Third Age

A large group that encourages older people living in the Sunderland area to engage in educational pursuits. The grant is for the group to purchase a cd rom drive, fax/modem, projector & screen

£1,612 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 South Tyneside Childminders Group

The group aims to offer support & opportunities for training members in good standards of childminding, provision of day care, recreation & education of children in a secure and stimulating homebase. The grant is to purchase a selection of books and toys

£1,950 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 St Johns Ambulance Brigade (Burnopfield Comb. Division)

The division has been serving the Burnopfield & Rowlands Gill area for 90 years providing first aid and community care and training people in caring for the sick and injured. The grant is to purchase resuscitation mannequins, first aid equipment and a tel

£1,865 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 British Diabetic Association Bishop Auckland Branch

A Support and Self-Help group offering Diabetic Health Care & Information to users and carers in South West Durham. The grant is for a televison and video combined, slide projector and photocopier to enable the group to present seminars and training.

£690 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Langbaurgh Homelessness Awareness Group

The group raise awareness of homelessness issues affecting people in the Redcar & Cleveland area and have initiated a number of projects including a Night Stop and a 'Next Step' booklet. The grant is for Management Committee training, office equipment and

£4,966 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Charltons Community Centre Committee

The committee's main aims are to keep the community centre open and running for all members of the community living in Charlton village. The grant is to refurbish the centre and support community activities in the area.

£1,700 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Stocksfield Youth Project

A youth project promoting facilities for education, recreation and to identify and work together on issues and needs affecting young people in the Stocksfield area. The money is for a computer, audio-visual equipment, camping & sports equipment.

£3,980 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Seahouses Pre-school

The group provides pre-school education in Seahouses, Northumberland. The grant is to purchase chairs and tables for the users.

£900 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 St Helens Mums and Tots Group

Based in the Lowfell area of Gateshead the group serves pre-school children. The grant for toys, childrens's furniture and kitchen equipment will enable the group to provide resources that meet with health and safety requirements as well as attract new me

£1,300 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 School Aycliffe Community Association

The group based in a community centre in Sedgefield stages social activities for the community which includes dancing for senior citizens, ladies evening, a youth club and a Mother & Toddlers group. The grant is to replace the kitchen units and gas cooker

£2,800 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Playdays Playgroup at Holy Sepulchre

Playdays is a large group working with 2-4 year olds based in Ashington town centre. The grant is to purchase play equipment and new carpetting.

£580 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Jarrow Hebburn and Boldon Blind and Partially Sighted Club

A small group meeting social needs of visually impaired adults in the South Tyneside area. The grant is to purchase a 'Smart View' system to assist members to read correspondence and craft tools to enable participation in accredited training courses.

£2,399 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 National Malaya & Borneo Veterans Association Durham Branch

The group based in the Durham area aims to bring together Veterans who served in Malaya, Borneo, Singapore & Brunei during the 2nd World War and to assist members in their time of need. The grant is to purchase the Veterans Association Standard for their

£500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 After Baby Club

The group provide weekly peer support and educational opportunities for new parents in the Walker area, supported by health visitors. The grant will pay for creche costs, tutor fees and materials.

£1,323 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Heaton And Sandyford Toy Library

A toy loan scheme based at a church hall in the Heaton area of Newcastle city providing a service for up to 150 beneficaries, many on low income and lone parents. The group also provide advice and guidance to carers of under 5's in the area of play. The

£3,303 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Housebound and Elderly Activity Group

A weekly support and activity group for sixteen housebound and elderly people living in Newcastle & Gateshead. The grant is for travel and transport for members to and from meetings and to purchase arts and crafts equipment for group activities.

£500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Haswell and Haswell Plough Steering Group

Based in Easington, East Durham the group aim to develop a local action plan to enhance social, environmental, economic and training aspects in the villages of Haswell and Haswell Plough. The grant is for two community consultation workshops and a contrib

£700 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Hexham Darby and Joan Club

The club provides services and social welfare for older people living in the rural areas of Hexham. The grant is to purchase crockery, a public address system and a piano for the groups Concert Party.

£2,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Broom (Ferryhill) Over 60's Club

An over 60's club based in the Sedgefield area provide regular social opportunities for older people. The grant is to purchase catering and entertainment equipment as well as provide transport for the less able-bodied members.

£625 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Castleside Village Hall

The village hall is located in a rural area near Consett. The grant is to refurbish the hall and provide access for the disabled and repairs to the roof.

£2,408 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 County Durham Autistic Support Group

A newly formed group set up to support parents of children with autism, hoping to raise the profile of autism needs through the provision of a regular newsletter. The grant will enable the group to purchase a computer, printer and stationery.

£2,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Tyneside Crusaders Juvenile Jazz Band

A juvenile jazz band based in the North Shields area for children and young people. The grant is to purchase seat-belts for the band bus, uniforms and musical instruments.

£4,008 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Scotswood Play Strategy Group

This newly formed group aims to improve play and leisure provision for children and young people in Scotswood area of Newcastle whilst improving standards of living and a safer environment. The grant is to facilitate weekly evening play sessions and two p

£4,804 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Woodhouse Close Playgroup

Based in Woodhouse Close Church, Bishop Auckland, the pre-school group offer play & social skills to children. The money is to purchase educational play and craft items that raise awareness of multicultural issues and provide special needs.

£2,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Multiple Sclerosis Society Of Britain & Northern Ireland

The group offer welfare help & advice to Multiple Sclerosis sufferers, purchase aids and provide respite care. The grant is to purchase a multimedia computer and printer, office furniture and publicity materials.

£3,380 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Throckley Over 60's Club

Large and active social group for older people living in the Throckley area of Newcastle upon Tyne. The grant is for crockery and an event.

£1,575 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Deptford and Millfield Community Association

Based in the Hylton area of Sunderland with several user groups which include Bowling and Socials for older people, a Mother & Toddler Group and activities for the unemployed and those on low income. The grant is to purchase curtains and carpetting for

£4,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 111 (Sunderland) Air Training Corps

Established over 50 years ago to encourage young people to foster an interest in Aviation and to promote good citizenship. The grant is to equip the Corps Band with a selection of musical instruments

£5,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Iranian Association

The Association aims to improve the social and cultural life of the Iranian community in Tyne & Wear and County Durham. The grant is for Management Committee training, publicity materials and cultural events.

£2,200 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Durham County User and Carer Forum

A self-help and support group consisting of carers and users of health services in the Durham area. The money is to produce a feasibility study to develop the organisations work.

£5,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 1st Seghill Cub and Scout Group

The Blyth based Scout Group aims to promote the development of young people in achieving their full physical, intellectual & spiritual potentials through Scouting. The grant is for camping equipment and refurbishment of the Scout Hut.

£1,500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Lukes Lane Senior Citizens Club

A Senior Citizens group based in Hebburn, South Tyneside which aims to improve the quality of life, health and fitness of older people through a balanced programme of interests and activities, enjoyment and companionship. The money is for Christmas 97 act

£500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Corsenside Parish Hall

The group are responsible for the organisation and maintainance of the village hall which is mainly used for leisure, cultural and educational purposes. The grant is for the installation of a heating system and roof insulation.

£5,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Billingham Hope Self Help Forum

A newly formed group providing support and self help to adults with mental health problems, who meet weekly in the Stockton North area. The grant is for start-up costs which include the purchase of a computer, photocopier and stationery.

£1,600 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Scotswood Magpie's Football Club

A group providing football activities for young people aged 6-12, encouraging the development of social & physical skills. Also to develop individual teams of varying ages and abilities. The grant is to purchase 4 sets of strips and football equipment.

£2,400 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Eastenders Health and Activity Club

An activity group for older people, based in the East End of Newcastle. The grant is for activities which include socials, outings, guest speakers and health promotion.

£710 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Usworth Veterans Bowling Club

An active and well organised bowling group for older people in North Washington. The grant is to purchase refridgerator, water boiler and chairs for the Club Pavillion .

£500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 33rd Gateshead Rainbows Brownies & Guides

The group have three divisions, Rainbows under 7's, Brownies under 12's & Guides 12 years plus. The money is to purchase a computer, camping equipment, travel and transport and a training course for the older members to become group leaders.

£3,400 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Alzheimer's Society

A self-help support group serving the Blyth Valley area, providing guidance and training for professionals to enable them to give support to people with dementia and their carers. The money is for audio-visual equipment to assist with training, office equ

£4,905 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Haydon Bridge Community Association

The association owns an old chapel which is used by a wide number of groups including older people and children. The management committee have recently undertaken an appraisal of the village and now wish to make an informed choice on the future of the bui

£2,000 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Southampton

64 North ROAD EAST The money is to fund the production of two issues plus distribution costs.

£918 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Scotswood Tenants Action Group

Group have recently re-established after an inactive period in 1996, promoting environmental improvements and involvement of tenants in the Scotswood area of Newcastle upon Tyne. The grant is for a residential training weekend for the management committee

£2,289 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Pegswood Colliery Residents Association

A residents association working to improve the environment in a small ex-colliery village in Castle Morpeth. The grant is to purchase tools, equipment and storage facilities and to install security lighting.

£1,800 Community Fund
20 Oct 1997 Park End Community Centre

Construction of Multi Use Games Area with Floodlights

£90,450 Sport England
20 Oct 1997 Maltby Cricket Club

Building Of New Clubhouse

£115,124 Sport England
20 Oct 1997 Langley Park & District Community Association

Fire proof storage for mats & wall safety padding.

£3,323 Sport England
16 Oct 1997 Northern Stage (Theatrical Productions)

Equipment

£99,439 Arts Council England
16 Oct 1997 West End Operatic And Dramatic Society

Purchase of office equipment

£11,934 Arts Council England
7 Oct 1997 Wear Valley District Council

Bishop Auckland, Auckland Castle Park, Restoration

£15,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 St Peter, Redcar, Cleveland

St Peter, Redcar, Cleveland

£65,124 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 St Mary the Virgin, Slaley, Northumberland

St Mary the Virgin, Slaley, Northumberland

£10,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 St James and St Basil, Fenham, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

St James and St Basil, Fenham, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

£20,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Sep 1997 Bellingham Golf Club

6 bay floodlit driving range.

£7,695 Sport England
22 Sep 1997 Sunderland City Council

The Raich Carter Sports Centre

£4,761,307 Sport England
22 Sep 1997 Hartlepool Borough Council

New Outdoor Sports Facilities

£899,532 Sport England
18 Sep 1997 Northumberland County Blind Association

A project which will provide support to volunteers and develop a network of classes and a visiting service for visually impaired people. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a voluntary services manager, a co-ordinator and assistant, fund r

£147,160 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Gateshead Voluntary Organisations Council

A project which will provide advice, support and developmental services to smaller voluntary groups which operate in outlying rural areas. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase office and computer equipment, employ two outreach development

£179,501 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Age Concern Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

This project will expand educational opportunities and provide a range of activities for people with learning disabilities and ethnic minority groups. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a leisure/learning officer and pathway co-ordinator,

£151,399 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Community Help and Neighbourly Care for Everyone

A project to build a community facility for activities and courses which will offer educational and social benefits to local people. The grant, over three years, will be used to construct a new building and contribute towards staffing and running costs.

£348,851 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Waddington Street Centre Limited

A project to provide improved facilities for people suffering from mental ill-health. The three year grant will be used to refurbish a building, purchase office equipment, employ a development worker and fund running costs.

£417,090 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Council For Voluntary Service

A project to establish a development team to work with the voluntary sector on inner city and regeneration issues. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ two development officers and a part-time receptionist, fund running costs and purchase o

£197,254 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Darlington Council For Voluntary Service

A project to establish a new volunteer bureau. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a co-ordinator and admin. assistant, fund running costs and purchase office equipment.

£66,527 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Fence Houses YMCA

A project which will offer detached youth work, information and advice, and training courses to young people with limited access to mainstream opportunities. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a project co-ordinator, fund running costs, r

£148,782 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 The Riverside Community Woodwork Project

A community woodwork project that will provide training opportunities to disadvantaged groups and individuals. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a part-time project organiser, fund running costs, and purchase tools and machinery.

£41,222 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 St. Michael's After School and Holiday Care Scheme ("Smash")

A project that will provide educational activities for children and enable parents to return to full-time employment or education. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase a minibus and office equipment, and contribute towards the employment

£82,592 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Scotswood Natural Community Garden Home of Drift Permacult

The project will provide learning and outreach activities, through the use of a community garden site, which will build skills and confidence within local communities. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a co-ordinator and event/workshop o

£46,000 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Millers Dene Family Centre

A project to establish a new creche facility, enabling parents to access learning and training opportunities. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase a prefabricated building and fund associated refurbishment work, employ two part-time crech

£119,748 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 The Corner House Youth Project

This project will provide training and learning opportunities for young adults. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a co-ordinator and fund training and running costs.

£74,152 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Teesside Play And Education Resource Centre

The project will enable voluntary organisations to gain greater access to recycled resources and provide increased training opportunities in recycling and creative work. The three year grant will be used to purchase office and other equipment, employ a re

£165,742 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Hedgehog Childcare Services Ltd

This project will co-ordinate out of school care provision, and provide educational opportunities to parents and children in the West End of the city. The two year grant will be used to contribute towards the salaries of two childcare managers and six pla

£75,000 Community Fund