Lottery grants awarded to North East in 2008

1,024 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
24 Mar 2008 Middlesbrough Council

Middlesbrough, Stewart Park

£4,617,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2008 The Vindolanda Trust

Vindolanda Trust Heritage Access & Interpretation Project

£4,064,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2008 Stockton on Tees Borough Council Museum Service

Preston Hall Museum Project

£3,580,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2008 North Tyneside Council

Wallsend, Wallsend Parks

£2,767,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2008 Sunderland City Council

Barnes Park

£2,463,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2008 Groundwork North East

Turning the Corner (TTC) project will provide activities that challenge and support young people to take charge and turn a corner in their lives. Planning and running positive community projects and winning over the support of the older residents, by work

£1,090,447 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2008 Women's Health In South Tyneside

This project assists women in South Tyneside who face barriers in accessing training and support to improve their health, life skills and potential. Many will have experienced domestic violence or have mental health issues. They will be assisted through c

£604,909 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2008 Voluntary and Community Action Sunderland

This project will allow Sunderland Centre for Voluntary Service to provide infrastructure support services to increase the long-term sustainability of the VCS in the Sunderland, Coalfield and Washington areas. The project aims to support the VCS in their

£597,463 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2008 Sunderland Volunteer Bureau

This project will employ two development workers to work closely and develop relationships with local voluntary organisations in Sunderland. It aims to increase volunteer numbers, maintain up to date information on volunteering opportunities, and share go

£509,038 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2008 Chester-Le-Street Methodist Church

The Chester-le-Street Methodist Church's (CLSMC) 'Cornerstones' Project will replace the older of their two community buildings. The existing 1870 hall and ancillary rooms will be demolished and a new two-storey structure erected on the same footprint. Fu

£500,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2008 British Waterways

Tees White Water Course

£500,000 Sport England
17 Dec 2008 North Tyneside Council

Wallsend/Burnside Community Swimming Pool

£499,999 Sport England
30 Sep 2008 Darlington Citizens Advice Bureau

This project aims to improve the quality of legal advice throughout the Borough of Darlington, by creating a partnership between its key providers. The project will offer free face-to-face legal advice targeted at the most disadvantaged, vulnerable and at

£479,837 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2008 Citizens Advice Sunderland

This project aims to provide a joined up and coordinated advice partnership serving the City of Sunderland. The partnership will harness the current expertise within the city; facilitate the improvement of advice services quality standards, raise the visi

£478,982 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2008 Stockton on Tees Borough Council

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council's portfolio 'Play Matters in Stockton-on-Tees' aims to develop locally based, easily accessible play facilities to benefit 16,500 children and young people across the borough. The portfolio consists of four projects, inclu

£478,246 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2008 The Parish Church of the Holy Nativity, Chapel House: Dioces

This group will refurbish and extend the existing church facilities for the residents. The area has very limited community facilities and the new building will provide a multi-function hall and several smaller meeting rooms. It will provide a venue for al

£476,523 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2008 Middlesbrough Citizens Advice Bureau

This project aims to increase access to advice by strengthening the relationship between the partners of the Middlesbrough Advice Partnership (MAP), together with the joint delivery of advice services in the disadvantaged wards of Middlehaven and Universi

£451,055 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2008 Community and Voluntary Organisations Support

This project will develop the range of accessible support services available to front-line VCS groups and organisations in the Sedgefield Borough Council area. It will focus on building VCS capacity in terms of governance and sustainable development. The

£448,400 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2008 Shilbottle Miners Welfare Management Committee

Shilbottle Miners' Welfare Management Committee's 'Shilbottle Community Centre' will demolish an existing building and build a new community centre that will include changing rooms , multi-use games area and skateboard space . It will benefit over 2,00

£413,992 Big Lottery Fund
20 Oct 2008 East Cleveland Community Development Group

This project will investigate the effectiveness of a Digital Villages Network (a community-led virtual and real world network connecting diverse communities) as a model for providing access to services and virtual learning for rural and coastal communitie

£377,922 Big Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2008 Newcastle City Council

Getting Newcastle Active

£340,778 Sport England
13 Jun 2008 District of Easington Council

Apollo Pavilion Reborn

£336,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2008 Knarsdale with Kirkhaugh Community Hall

The project will demolish and rebuild the village hall in Brampton, Cumbria. The project will replace a deteriorating but well used hall, with a modern building with better storage space, a higher roof, car parking and disabled facilities. It will provide

£312,186 Big Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2008 Durham Wildlife Trust


£309,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2008 Carers Northumberland Limited

This project will provide consistent and accessible support for carers throughout Northumberland, to ensure they feel valued, recognised and empowered. The project will be delivered by a new county-wide organisation that will provide one point of contact

£300,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2008 Peterlee Town Council

Floodlit training facility

£300,000 Sport England
19 Sep 2008 The Literary and Philosophical Society of Newcastle upon Tyn

Widening Access to the Heritage And Collections of The Lit & Phil and Mining Institute

£300,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Mar 2008 Greater Morpeth Development Trust

Living Heritage

£299,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Jun 2008 Women's Health Advice Centre Ltd

This project will increase the number of volunteers working for Women's Health Advice Centre (WHAC). Disadvantaged women over the age of 14 in Wansbeck suffering from low self esteem, mental health issues, anxiety, depression, recent bereavement, domestic

£292,504 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2008 Hartlepool and East Durham Mind

This project will identify people with unmet emotional and psychological needs in Hartlepool. Beneficiaries will then be provided with one to one support, therapy and life skills/workshops to resolve practical problems, and new voluntary and work experien

£286,006 Big Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2008 M E North East

This new project will provide a home treatment service for adults with severe Myalgic Encephalopathy/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) covering local authority areas in Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham, Tees Valley and North Cumbria. The overa

£279,405 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2008 Derwentside Domestic Abuse Service

This project, based in the Derwentside area of Durham has been developed to meet the needs of children who have lived or continue to live in homes where domestic abuse has taken place. It will consist of group working sessions to be facilitated in school

£279,287 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2008 The Wilson Centre

The Wilson Centre's 'Village Hub' project will modernise and extend an existing community building for the residents of Long Newton. The refurbished facility will provide a multi-function hall with independently accessible rooms. It will provide a venue f

£266,801 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2008 Northern Learning Trust

The project, based in Newcastle, is focused on making science accessible, understandable and part of everyday learning for families. Activities will include innovative workshops, structured into 10-week courses, which are linked to current curriculum agen

£264,318 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 Stockton Borough Council

Stockton Borough Council

£250,452 Sport England
19 Sep 2008 Newbiggin by the Sea Heritage Partnership Limited

Newbiggin Maritime Centre

£250,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2008 Tyne & Wear Museums

Creative Spirit

£250,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2008 Blyth Valley Borough Council

Recharging Blyth Battery

£250,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2008 South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

South Tyneside Get's Active

£235,035 Sport England
17 Dec 2008 Bowsden Village Hall

This group will use funding to build a community venue for residents. The project will replace the old wooden hall with a new building that will have efficient noise and heating insulation, toilets, meeting room, kitchen area, storage and lobby. Villagers

£230,285 Big Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2008 St Patrick's Hall Organisation

St Patrick Hall Organisation's 'Community Integration Building Project' is the second and final phase of the renovation of a church hall in Consett, County Durham. Phase one saw the refurbishment of the 100-year-old hall in the town centre. Phase two invo

£225,501 Big Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2008 University of Durham

SUNEE Substance Misuse Programme

£200,096 Sport England
22 Dec 2008 County Durham Primary Care Trust

Easington Community Sports Network portfolio bid

£199,856 Sport England
19 Mar 2008 Stockton URC

Stockton United Reformed Church (St Andrew & St George)

£194,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2008 Whittingham Memorial Institute

Whittingham Memorial Institute's 'Renovation Project' consists of making the building fully DDA compliant, including raising the floor level at the rear of the building and installing disabled toilets. The kitchen, heating and general decoration of the ha

£185,612 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jun 2008 Darlington Borough Council

Darlington Portfolio Projects

£184,600 Sport England
2 May 2008 Sedgefield Borough Council

Sedgefield Sporting Hub Community Investment Fund Portfolio

£182,634 Sport England
4 Jun 2008 Derwentside District Council

Derwentside CSN

£180,195 Sport England
8 Apr 2008 Helping Hands For You

This project is providing support for older people living alone in Redcar, through befriending, home visiting and enabling attendance at various social activities. The main activity is a volunteer befriending service based on weekly home visits directed a

£175,079 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Blyth Valley Arts and Leisure

Get Active Blyth Valley

£172,577 Sport England
17 Dec 2008 Lowick Village Hall

This group will put funding towards the second phase of their hall refurbishment project which includes the treatment of dry and wet rot, replacing the hall floor and treating damp in the walls. They will also tackle draughts by replacing doors, install l

£169,411 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2008 Durham City Council

County Durham Sport Workforce Development Plan

£168,749 Sport England
13 Aug 2008 Wansbeck District Council

Wansbeck CSN - Portfolio Application

£162,999 Sport England
17 Jul 2008 University of Northumbria

NE Fencing Development

£161,906 Sport England
9 Dec 2008 Headland Future Ltd

This project in Hartlepool aims to bring together fathers/male carers and their children. Project activities will include building a carnival float; woodwork and DIY; fishing; cookery activities and fitness such boxing, football and circuit training. The

£158,666 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2008 cleveland canoe

Canoe Storage Building

£155,000 Sport England
24 Jun 2008 North Music Trust


£150,000 Arts Council England
15 Jan 2008 Darlington Borough Council

This project will transform a derelict green space, located next to a major housing estate, into a safe nature reserve and fishing ponds. The initial development, funded by a single regeneration budget, cleared the site of rubbish and overgrowth and erect

£149,553 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2008 The Bridge Enterprise Centre Ltd

This project will offer a wide range of services and activities to support residents in the Stanley area of County Durham. The centre will offer formal training and development opportunities to members of the local community, utilising courses offered thr

£148,770 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2008 Easington Colliery Regeneration Partnership

This project will encourage people in Easington Colliery to use, enjoy and own their community spaces. A parks community engagement worker will work with the community to provide regular activities for local people to enjoy. Activities will take place und

£148,557 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2008 Tyne & Wear Museums (TWM)

Collecting Design

£145,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jun 2008 City of Sunderland Council

Tyne & Wear Workforce Development Plan

£144,337 Sport England
13 Aug 2008 University of Teesside

2012 beating T2D

£143,985 Sport England
18 Sep 2008 North Country Leisure

Portfolio of Tynedale projects

£143,971 Sport England
23 Apr 2008 Castle Morpeth Borough Council

Castle Morpeth Sports Activity Team (Outdoor)

£136,297 Sport England
3 Jun 2008 Middlesbrough Council

Middlesbrough Community Sport Network Delivery Schemes

£135,771 Sport England
10 Jun 2008 City of Durham Council

Durham City Community Sports Network

£132,080 Sport England
12 Jun 2008 Chester-Le-Street Methodist Church

This project will provide wider access to the recently renovated community venue in Chester-le-Street. The project will involve recruiting a community development worker to manage and develop the activities in the new centre and promote greater community

£130,130 Big Lottery Fund
4 Apr 2008 First Step North East

First Step North East's project will deliver learning activities to children, mothers, and grandmothers in West Newcastle upon Tyne. The project will especially target families that face particular barriers to participation such as BME families and those

£125,684 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2008 My Sister's Place

This project provides counselling services for women who are victims of domestic violence in the Middlesbrough area. The project aims to support the physical and psychological well being of predominantly local women over the age of 16, and also assists th

£124,770 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2008 Voluntary Organisations' Network North East

This project will address the IT needs of VCO organisations. Tailored support will be offered and this may vary from very basic low-level assistance to higher-level projects. In addition to providing IT support the project aims to assist organisations to

£119,593 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 North Country Leisure

Alnwick SPAA Project Portfolio (CIF Devolved funding)

£113,372 Sport England
3 Dec 2008 Durham University

North East Strength and Conditioning Support Coaches

£112,460 Sport England
6 Nov 2008 University of Northumbria

North East Strength and Conditioning Coach

£111,757 Sport England
10 Jun 2008 Chester-le-Street District Council

Chester-le-Street District Council (Sport&Activity Network)

£102,730 Sport England
10 Jun 2008 Durham County Council

Teesdale District Council

£100,500 Sport England
15 Jan 2008 Best Initiatives

This project aims to bring together different ethnic communities from the West End of Newcastle upon Tyne through training sessions in crafts and non-vocational skills. The project will tackle issues of social cohesion by giving people from a variety of e

£100,449 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jul 2008 National Youth Choir s of Great Britain

NYMO 2008-9

£100,000 Arts Council England
11 Nov 2008 Central Palz

This project in Ashington, Northumberland offers people with terminal illness,, revovering from illness or with long-term life limiting conditions, along with carers and families the chance to participate in a range of therapies and treatments. Therapies

£100,000 Big Lottery Fund

Changing Rooms at Grange House Field

£99,535 Sport England
6 Nov 2008 The Vipers Community Foundation

Vipers Community Foundation

£95,000 Sport England
20 May 2008 University of Teesside

Tees Valley Workforce Development

£93,256 Sport England
24 Apr 2008 Middlesbrough Council

Middlesbrough Community Sport Network Officer

£93,054 Sport England
9 Dec 2008 The Avison Ensemble

Charles Avison 2009 tercentenary

£93,016 Arts Council England
22 Aug 2008 Ballet Lorent Limited

National Touring Programme

£91,000 Arts Council England
5 Aug 2008 Newcastle City Council

Newcastle CSN Worker

£90,409 Sport England
16 Sep 2008 Derwentside Hospice Care Foundation

This project supports volunteers working within a hospice foundation in Lanchester. As well as working directly with patients, volunteers will have the opportunity to gain work experience within the wider activities of the hospice, including catering, fin

£86,737 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2008 Tynedale Activities for Special Children

This project will expand an existing Saturday Club in the Tynedale district of Northumberland. They will increase provision to two sessions every Saturday with age related activities. The overall aim is to provide more integrated activities to promote the

£84,280 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 Hartlepool Borough Council

Hartlepool Community Activities Network Devolved Funding Bid

£78,581 Sport England
28 May 2008 Teesdale District Council

Teesdale Leisure Centre Indoor Climbing Wall Development

£75,000 Sport England
3 Jun 2008 NewcastleGateshead Initiative

Culture 10 Unit Costs

£75,000 Arts Council England
11 Jan 2008 PCC Warkworth

Church of St Lawrence

£73,138 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Sep 2008 Fairbridge

The project aims to enable disengaged young people from deprived areas in Newcastle to actively participate in their community. The process will explore the barriers that prevent young people from participating in their community including mental, physica

£70,433 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2008 North Sunderland & Seahouses Development Trust

Physical Activity Officer - on behalf of Berwick CSN

£68,335 Sport England
27 Jun 2008 Monster Productions

Dream Opera

£67,921 Arts Council England
12 Jun 2008 Groundwork North East

This project will develop allotments and community gardens in East Durham and Sedgefield. The project aims to educate children in the importance of healthy eating and diet, develop their skills to grow fresh produce self sufficiently and improve their rel

£62,248 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2008 CSV

This project in Stockton-on-Tees, based on successful previous work in Middlesbrough, is a volunteer-led initiative to support older people at risk of distraction burglary. Volunteers will visit vulnerable and older people in their homes, or in community

£61,453 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2008 Audio Visual Arts North East

AV Festival 08

£60,000 Arts Council England
9 May 2008 The McCrory Foundation

Glenn McCrory International School of Boxing

£58,242 Sport England
8 Dec 2008 Pelton Community Association

The project is to create a fully accessible garden for the community. The group will develop a wasteland to be used as a green space, a children's area will be installed and also a quiet area for older people. A ramp will be installed to make this more ac

£57,500 Big Lottery Fund