Lottery grants awarded to North East in 2015

1,013 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
29 Dec 2015 NHS North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group

The funding will be used to develop a social impact bond for a preventative health programme for people at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. This will benefit patients who are at risk of developing the condition and those who have been recently diagnosed, in order to reduce the likelihood of them developing long-term health complications. The development grant will be used for cost analysis, metrics and other support.

£74,800 Big Lottery Fund
26 Dec 2015 The Lawnmowers Independent Theatre Company

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a feasibility study by a group of women with learning difficulties that will investigate the relevance and availability of health related information available to them, as well as provide support from specialist workers to develop workshops, discussion groups, interviews, visits and research practices. The project will develop the skills of beneficiaries and give them a voice to help remove barriers.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2015 Whitley Bay Rockcliff Rugby Football Club Limited

New floodlights and clubhouse refurbishment

£6,264 Sport England
22 Dec 2015 Middlesbrough Kinship Carers

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of training, workshops and development opportunities for kinship carers. This will reduce isolation, develop skills to enable them to deal with the diverse needs of kinship children and provide signposting to family support services.

£9,060 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2015 North East Fly Casting Club

Building a Bigger & Better North East Casting Club

£9,797 Sport England
21 Dec 2015 Haltwhistle Golf Club

Increase regular participation in golf at Haltwhistle Golf C

£3,262 Sport England
21 Dec 2015 University Of Sunderland

Sunderland 10x10

£15,000 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2015 Robert Graham

Speakeasy

£14,965 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2015 Norton Grange Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to provide an information, advice and guidance service for NEET young people. This will provide beneficiaries with support on debt advice, housing and welfare benefits, and enable them to make informed choices to help improve their aspirations, education, training and employment opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2015 Gateshead Older People's Assembly

The group will use the funding to rebrand the organisation and its services. This will attract new members and expand their capacity.

£9,697 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2015 Creativity, Culture and Education

Creativity and Attainment

£5,000 Creative Scotland
19 Dec 2015 Leam Lane Youth Club

The organisation will use the funding to set up and run a youth club. This will provide youth worker volunteering opportunities and provide young people with informal educational sessions and accredited awards, sports and fitness activities to improve their personal development and aspirations.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2015 Haltwhistle Film Project Limited

Junk and Judy 1

£12,380 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2015 Nadia Iftkhar

The Sense of an Ending - Yorkshire

£14,990 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2015 The Nest Cafe and Community Rooms CIC

The organisation will use the funding to deliver family development activities for new parents. This will provide peer support, fun, creative and family intervention activities in a safe environment, to help improve parental skills and aid children?s development.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Tyne Gateway Trust

Tyne Gateway Trust

£180,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Grace House North East

Increasing disabled young people's participation in sports

£9,760 Sport England
17 Dec 2015 Inspired! The creative school for young musicians

Inspired! Phase1

£17,391 Arts Council England
17 Dec 2015 CREST

The organisation will use the funding to purchase new IT equipment. This will enable more members of the local BME community to access training, information and services online, and improve their IT skills and employment opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 St James & St Basil's Church Fenham

St James & St Basil's - the hub of a community wide commemoration

£8,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Groundwork NE

Miners' Memorial Meadows

£58,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Sunderland City Council

Sunderland 1916 and the Battle of the Somme

£60,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 North Pennines AONB Partnership

Lidar Landscapes, North Pennines (East) - Discovering ancient landscapes through modern technology

£35,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 St James' Heritage and Environment Group

St James' Graveyard: Telling the Story of Benwell and Scotswood

£18,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Tees Valley Wildlife Trust

Where the Wild Things Were 2

£50,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Maritime Archaeology Sea Trust

Remembrance Wrecks of WW1 and WW2 Pilot Project, II

£20,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Digital Voice for Communities

Winlaton's Industrial Past

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 St Mary's Heritage Group, Gateshead

St Mary's Grave Matters

£8,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Tyne and Wear Building Preservation Trust

Increase the Resilience of the Tyne & Wear Building Preservation Trust

£56,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Seaton Sluice & Old Hartley Residents Association

The organisation will use the funding to create tourist leaflets and purchase event gazebos, as well as recruit, train and support volunteers to run information stalls at local events. This will enable volunteers to provide signposting to local voluntary and community groups, businesses, services, activities and tourist attractions within the village, including residents at risk of social isolation and visitors to the area.

£5,846 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2015 Sandra Johnston

Border Crossings and Gateways Project (AIDF)

£1,200 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2015 Bedlington Community Centre

Bedlington Visual Arts Project and Exhibition

£12,200 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2015 New Hope North East

The organisation will use the funding to set up support groups in Sunderland and South Tyneside for children and young people from BME communities with disabilities and their parents/carers. This will provide play activities, learning support and social activities, information and advice, helping to reduce isolation and improve confidence.

£9,978 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 Northumberland County Council

Hirst Park Revival

£2,389,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 St Aidans C of E Memorial Primary School

The school will use the funding to install new play equipment. This will provide creative, fun, climbing and physically challenging activities for pupils and children in the wider community, to help encourage them to become more active and aid their social and physical development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 Newcastle City Council

New Years Eve Winter Carnival 15

£14,750 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2015 Fell Dyke Community Primary School

The school will use the funding to deliver extracurricular physical activities, weight management and healthy eating advice aimed at Early Years children. They will help to develop their motor skills and encourage children and their parents to make healthy lifestyle choices.

£8,989 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 The Hextol Foundation

The organisation will use the funding to furnish their newly acquired community restaurant. This will allow them to offer work experience and restaurant skills training for people with learning disabilities or mental health issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 "The Breamish Hall, Powburn"

Breamish Table Tennis Club

£2,300 Sport England
10 Dec 2015 Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary

The school will use the funding to install outdoor play equipment for the use of children with special educational needs. This will enable them to deliver stimulating out of hours activities for pupils, parents and carers, with the aim of reducing health inequalities and improving behaviours.

£9,473 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 Creative Base Community Interest Company

The organisation will use the funding to develop a community cafe venue with performance and media facilities. This will provide work experience and volunteering opportunities and accredited awards for people with learning difficulties to improve their employment opportunities, as well as providing a platform for musicians of all abilities and backgrounds to practice, perform, and develop new skills.

£9,270 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 Burnhope Community Association

The development grant of ?35,124 wil pay for professional fees to help plan the construction of a new community centre. This will provide a wide range of services and activities for the wider community including coffee mornings, exercise classes, youth sessions and art and crafts groups. The applicant also plans to run police, GP and health outreach surgeries. Other community events are scheduled such as Easter, Christmas, Halloween, Bonfire and community Barbecue events in the summer.

£35,124 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 Northumberland County Council

This grant will be used to develop plans for a project to help people furthest away from the labour market.The development funding will be used to fund learning visits to similar provision, systems development, peer mentoring, model development and refinement with delivery partners, evaluation and outcome planning.

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2015 Haydon Bridge United Football Club

Replacement Artificial Playing Surface

£68,899 Sport England
9 Dec 2015 St James' Heritage and Environment Group

The group will use the funding to arrange environment and gardening activities and events involving the local community, particularly older local residents. This will contribute to better mental health, improved community engagement and reduced isolation amongst older people.

£7,081 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Northern Film & Media

To facilitate Connect/Exchange a UK wide 12-month highly intensive research, development, networking and residency programme. Planned collaboration, that supports the development of new works and/or projects, will involve 4 artists from England, 4 artists from Scotland and 2 artists from Wales - each having an early or mid-career moving image and digital practice. Creative partners include Baltic in Gateshead, Stills in Edinburgh and Chapter Arts Centre Cardiff. April 2016-17

£15,000 Arts Council of Wales
8 Dec 2015 Woodhorn Charitable Trust

Creative people and places

£998,421 Arts Council England
8 Dec 2015 Grasmere Academy

The academy will use the funding to install outdoor gym equipment and all weather surfacing. This will encourage children, parents and the wider community to become more physically active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 New Friends New Places New Pathways Together

The organisation will use the funding to deliver activities, group sessions and trips for people with dementia and their carers. This will provide support to improve their wellbeing and raise awareness of the issues they face, help to reduce their loneliness and isolation and aid their independence.

£9,830 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 South Tyneside Positive Activities & Targeted Youth Support

This project which works with young people in the Boldon Colliery, Newtown area of South Tyneside will provide activities from Boldon Village hall to strengthen community cohesion and help young people to do the best they can in education/employment and play a positive role in their family and community. The project will continue to run youth and community activities including a traditional youth club drop in, intergenerational work and a volunteering scheme with local partners and training programmes.

£273,065 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2015 Saul Rose

Faustus in association with Halsway Manor, Somerset

£14,535 Arts Council England
7 Dec 2015 Nicole Watson

Cultural Collaboration - BSL / GSL - UK and Greece

£7,375 Arts Council England
7 Dec 2015 Philip Donkin

Presentation of musical work in Basel (AIDF)

£4,440 Arts Council England
7 Dec 2015 Lumley Junior School

The school will use the funding to create an outdoor stage area. This will allow them to provide more events, positive activities and after school clubs including exercise, dance and music for children and families to access throughout the year.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2015 Lifespan Complementary

The organisation will use the funding to identify and recruit new supporters and volunteers for their organisation. This will improve the infrastructure and sustainability of the group, encourage more people to offer one to one volunteering support and improve their online media presence, fundraising and training methods to help more people with life threatening illnesses, their families, carers and friends.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2015 Northern Inclusion Consortium Limited

The funding will be used to develop a project to support people who are long-term unemployed and facing barriers to work, like homelessness, debt and substance misuse, to move into work. The development funding will be used for service design, research, mapping of existing services, writing a business plan, meetings and focus groups.

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2015 Framwellgate Moor Parish Council

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish and improve access to their playing fields pavilion. This will enable more groups including people with disabilities and older people to enjoy the community facilities.

£8,105 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2015 Frances Archer

International Music Exchange at Ethno India (AIDF)

£2,428 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2015 Reviving the Heart of the West End

The group will use the funding to run a weekly Business Advice Clinic. This will give unemployed people access one to one support, help to develop a business plan and become self employed, and access to other services to improve their employment opportunities.

£7,395 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Washingwell Community Primary School

The school will use the funding to create an exploration deck and sensory garden. This will provide play and family learning activities, to help aid the development of pupils with autism and behavioural issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 St. Andrew's Church Hall

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish their church hall, including the exiting toilets and install a new disabled toilet and baby changing room. This will improve the facilities of the hall and enable more community groups including young parents and those with mobility issues to access the building and enjoy the activities.

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Groundwork North East & Cumbria

This grant will be used to develop plans for a project to engage the hardest to reach, helping individuals, their peers and wider communities to overcome barriers to access training, education, volunteering and ultimately employment. The development funding will fund co-production of service delivery, research and evidence gathering, preparation of business plan, partnership meetings and workshops, marketing and communications, and development of a monitoring and evaluation toolkit.

£47,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2015 Michele Allen

For the Elevation of Man

£4,925 Arts Council England
2 Dec 2015 Berwick Coastwatch

The organisation will use the funding to install solar panels and window shutters for their coast-watch tower, and radio equipment for an extra team of volunteer ?watchkeepers? to patrol the shoreline and surrounding area. This will improve the standards of safety for everyone visiting the area.

£4,875 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2015 North Tyneside Voluntary Organisations Development Agency

Business as Usual

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2015 Newcastle University

Inspiring Archives: A story of the Civil War in the North East of England

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2015 Benedict Wellstood

State of Grace - Southern Africa Performance R & D

£5,000 Arts Council England
1 Dec 2015 Escape Family Support Limited

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a community-based model of rehabilitation called SHARP and provide staff training and ongoing support to deliver the programme. This will provide a range of interventions for those affected by substance abuse, giving them support, peer mentoring and the self help tools to aid their recovery.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2015 Body Positive North East Limited

The organisation will use the funding to deliver new interactive HIV awareness drama workshops within the North East. This will help dispel stigma and myths associated with the illness and raise awareness and understanding of the real facts of the HIV virus to reduce prejudice, prevent risk taking behaviour and provide support for those affected by HIV.

£9,870 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 North East War Memorials Project

Always Remembered - North East Memorials of the Great War

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 North East Circus Development Trust

War Circus

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 North Tyneside Disability Forum

WW1 and Deafness - The Hidden Disabaility

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineer

The future of the Neville Hall and Nicholas Wood Memorial Library

£65,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Hartlepool Borough Council

The Changing Face of Hartlepool

£34,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Seaton Carew Golf Club

All Weather Practice Facility

£74,605 Sport England
30 Nov 2015 Ushaw College

Ushaw Open for all Year 2.

£14,995 Arts Council England
30 Nov 2015 Kelly Jayne

Arts on Prescription

£39,750 Arts Council England
30 Nov 2015 Cath Campbell

We smoked the last one (Working title)

£14,760 Arts Council England
30 Nov 2015 Cheeseburn Sculpture

Compass sound installation, lighting, advocacy

£14,999 Arts Council England
30 Nov 2015 Triangular

The organisation will use the funding to deliver socio-cultural activities and community meals to bring British and new and emerging communities in Gateshead and Newcastle upon Tyne together. This will also involve formal workshops regarding immigration, story sharing and socialising, to help remove tensions between refugees and local communities, dispel myths and promote community cohesion.

£9,680 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 North East War Memorials Project

Always Remembered - North East Memorials of the Great War

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 North Tyneside Disability Forum

WW1 and Deafness - The Hidden Disability

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2015 Marton Cricket Club

New Training Facility

£29,636 Sport England
25 Nov 2015 Shadforth Village Hall

Films At Shadforth Film Club

£4,793 British Film Institute
25 Nov 2015 Hope North East

The organisation will use the funding to create a new community garden for people recovering from addiction. This will provide positive activities to aid their recovery, a social network for their families, and will also be open to community groups and residents to help dispel the negative stigma involving substance misusers and promote community cohesion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 St Mary's Church, Easington Village

Replacement of crumbling stonework in a pillar between 2 vaulted roof-supporting arches

£65,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 St Thomas the Martyr Church, Newcastle upon Tyne

Reordering of the Church of St Thomas The Martyr: urgent repairs plus accessible lavatories

£117,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust

Living Wild at Kielder

£341,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Whitley Bay Big Local

The organisation will use the funding to establish an arts awards delivery centre providing training, education and opportunities for young people in the local community. This will increase skills, knowledge and experience to improve employment prospects and support young people to prevent them from becoming NEET.

£9,896 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Divine Communities

The organisation will use the funding to deliver domestic violence workshops for female refugees. This will empower women to flee, report, seek help and ultimately combat domestic violence and educate participants about support networks in the local community.

£9,962 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Marlborough Primary School

The school will use the funding to create a forest area. This will allow them to run after-school clubs and lunchtime forest school activities for children to explore the physical world, to aid their development and encourage them to become more active.

£9,497 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Bowes and Gilmonby Parish Hall

The organisation will use the funding to replace the windows and two fire doors of their village hall. This will improve the health and safety of the building, and provide a safe and welcoming environment for more activities to take place for the benefit of local community groups.

£6,901 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primar

The organisation will use the funding to develop there Early Years outdoor play area including installing a canopy, mud kitchen, rope and pulley system and storytelling circle. This will enable the organisation to deliver extracurricular parent and children learning through play activities, to aid the children?s development and improve parental skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 St John the Evangelist VA Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to develop there Early Years outdoor play area including installing a canopy, mud kitchen, rope and pulley system and storytelling circle. This will enable the organisation to deliver extracurricular parent and children learning through play activities, to aid the children?s development and improve parental skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust

Living Wild at Kielder

£354,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2015 Blyth Resource and Initiative Centre Limited

The organisation will use the funding to provide a programme of reading, writing and basic maths for people with low literacy skills and learning disabilities. This will improve confidence, educational attainment and improve their chances of gaining employment or further training.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2015 Hexham Priory School

The school will use the funding to mentor young people with learning difficulties through completion of the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award. This will help raise levels of confidence and self-esteem, address issues of social isolation and improve life skills leading to a qualification.

£8,655 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2015 1st Seaton Sluice Scout Group

The organisation will use the funding to install new flooring and electrical works to their community building. This will improve the health and safety of the facilities, enable more activities to take place and allow members and community groups to enjoy the amenities.

£9,118 Big Lottery Fund
21 Nov 2015 Get 2 Gether

The organisation will use the funding to deliver weekly activities for disabled and older people at their local community centre. This will provide social, health and learning activities to help reduce the isolation and improve wellbeing.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2015 Ashbrooke Sports Club Limited

Refurbishment of Squash Courts & Squash Changing Rooms

£53,479 Sport England