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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
28 Feb 2017 Groundwork North East and Cumbria

People who are the hardest to reach will benefit from this project, such as those with multiple and complex needs, unemployed, over 50-year-olds, carers and ex-offenders. They will be provided with training, guidance and support and given opportunities as volunteers, peer mentors and apprentices.

£733,288 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2017 Whitley and Monkseaton Bowling Club

This project will use the funding to refurbish the interior of their clubhouse, with new kitchen facilities, lockers, tables and chairs. This will improve the health and safety standards of the venue and encourage new members ensuring the club's future sustainability. This will enable existing and new members, many of them older people to enjoy the social and recreational activities of bowling.

£4,909 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2017 Shiremoor Primary School

The funding will be used to install outdoor fitness equipment within their school grounds. The project aims to improve the outdoor facilities of the school and provide activities to help aid the physical development of their pupils and encourage them to become more active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2017 Gainford CofE Primary School

The school will develop a safe, natural, multisensory play setting with seating, water play items, nature tables and all weather surface. This will improve outdoor play facilities and activities to aid children?s development and encourage them to become more active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2017 Little Big Butterfly CIC

The project will pilot one to one counselling sessions and group creative therapeutic activities to help young people with mental health issues improve their confidence, aspirations and wellbeing. The young people will explore their common feelings and issues around mental health and create a piece of theatre or film to tell their story.

£9,904 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2017 Central Primary School

The school will develop their playground area, installing a traverse wall and floor markings. This will improve outdoor facilities and activities to help aid children's development through active play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 St James' Heritage and Environment Group

Living through the First World War in the West End of Newcastle

£5,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Tyneside Cinema

Tyneside Cinema at 80: A People's History

£59,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Avison Charitable Trust

Charles Avison Workbooks and Archive

£19,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Samosa Sisters

Seven stories: Recording hidden histories and stories of female BAME refugees to Tyneside and Hartlepool

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Friends of Durham County Record Office (FODCRO)

No Longer the Enemy - Phase 1

£9,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 YMCA North Tyneside

Hands across the Tyne: Exploring shared history of communities separated by the Tyne

£40,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Newcastle YMCA

'Wor Story' - Young people and the Geordie Heritage

£47,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Tyneside Irish Cultural Society Limited

The funding will be used to run social lunchtime events and activities for older members of local Irish communities. The project aims to allow people to meet and socialise and enjoy activities that will help them stay in touch with their heritage and cultural identity, and reduce their isolation.

£5,930 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Samosa Sisters

Seven stories: Recording hidden histories and stories of female BAME refugees to Tyneside and Hartlepool

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2017 Deaflink North East

The project will upgrade and overhaul their IT systems including their website, new computers, server, phone equipment and client record management system. This will improve the organisation's facilities and communication and will enable more people with hearing difficulties to access activities and services.

£9,714 Big Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2017 Interconnection

The funding will be used to run a series of mental health workshops for men from local black and minority ethnic (BME) communities. This will include monthly meetings to help dispel negative myths and taboos associated with mental health in the community, and provide signposting to health support services to help improve peoples? mental health and wellbeing.

£9,720 Big Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2017 Minsteracres Retreat Centre

The project will build an interactive/human sundial surrounded by a wildlife garden. This will improve facilities for educational and recreational activities and help young people and vulnerable groups to develop confidence, social and employability skills in constructing, designing and landscaping the new area.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2017 Durham City of Sanctuary

The project will work with theatre group Cap-a-Pie to deliver a programme of theatrical activities to local primary school children and a community performance exploring issues about asylum-seekers and refugees . This will offer volunteering opportunities for Syrian refugees, and promote understanding and acceptance of local immigrants and raise awareness of the benefits they bring to the community.

£5,470 Big Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2017 Harlow Green Tenants & Residents Association

The project will hold a community festival day with entertainment, children?s activities, arts and craft stalls, and healthy eating areas. This will provide residents of Harlow Green Estate with advice and information on different organisations in Gateshead, and opportunities to build new relationships, reduce their social isolation and improve community spirit.

£2,835 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 Ings Farm Primary School

The school will deliver an extra-curricular healthy living club to encourage pupils to become more active and healthy. They will install a mini adventure trail and hold sessions to raise awareness of the importance of healthy eating.

£9,634 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 Red Earth & Pouring Rain CIC

The project will offer group and home support for families who have had premature twins or multiple babies, and lost one or more of them within weeks or months. This will provide a support network to help families express their feelings, and record and tell their stories. They will help families share their stories on social media, in the community and at health conferences, to promote understanding of issues they face and make improvements to support services at local hospitals.

£9,858 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 Age UK Darlington

The project will purchase a new database system to improve their management and communication services, enhance their relationships with service users and provide them with tailored and holistic support.

£9,922 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 A Way Out

The project aims to support sexually exploited women involved in opportunistic and survival sex work/prostitution. The group will focus on addressing the immediate need for safety and inclusion and will lead on to empowering women to exit exploitative situations. Weekly drop-ins will be offered to give people the confidence to share their feelings and get advice on various topics. Individual counselling and group therapeutic sessions will address the personal trauma and unresolved complex needs of women.

£398,250 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 Carers Together Foundation

The project will focus on supporting hidden carers who are under the radar for support services. They will provide information and awareness raising sessions to help other professionals in a range of organisations to identify the carers, through the appropriate training. The group will also promote the health and wellbeing of carers as many will neglect their own physical and mental needs when caring for another individual. Monthly support groups will be offered so carers can meet and share experiences.

£280,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 Blyth Tall Ship

Traineeships in a working heritage shipyard

£679,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2017 Changing Lives

The project will purchase laptops and deliver a weekly digital inclusion club for young people who are homeless. This will help the young people develop IT skills that will help them to access services online including housing, and improve their employment opportunities.

£1,200 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2017 Newcastle Fencing Club

Grassroots fencing for kids

£9,694 Sport England
17 Feb 2017 Kielder Water Sailing Club

Greater Participation for All

£10,000 Sport England
16 Feb 2017 Grangetown (Sunderland) Community Association

The project will upgrade the toilets of their community centre to improve facilities for existing residents and community groups, and to encourage more groups to use the venue for activities.

£3,048 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2017 Jesmond Dementia Action Alliance

The project will deliver a dementia friendly programme of activities at Jesmond Pool including dance, choir and table tennis to help improve the physical and mental wellbeing of people with dementia, their families and carers. They will evaluate the project to help improve future programmes.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2017 Essential Beauty Academy (North East) Limited

The project will work with Carers Northumberland to offer level 1 NVQ courses in simple beauty treatments to carers so they can enhance their personal care skills, and improve their confidence and employment opportunities.

£9,826 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2017 St Aloysius' RC Voluntary Aided Junior School

The school will encourage children to be more active by providing a bike/scooter park and shelter and creating a mini town area with road markings, signs and hazards in the playground. They will provide bike maintenance workshops and road safety sessions to enable children to use their bikes and scooters safely.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2017 Excelsior Academy

The school will run a range of health and wellbeing sessions including boxercise, yoga, gymnastics and football for students and their families. They will also offer leadership awards to encourage students to make healthy lifestyle choices and develop their confidence.

£9,782 Big Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2017 Borough Educational Foundation

The project will deliver a mentoring/learning programme for disadvantaged young men who are at risk of becoming involved in anti-social behaviour and crime. Mentors and trainers will offer support through group sessions and help the men develop skills, resilience and emotional wellbeing, and improve their further education and employment opportunities, so they can become active members of the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2017 Lesbury Parish Council

The project will run a series of social activities for people of all ages from the community. They will provide volunteering opportunities, raise awareness of dementia, explore opportunities for cross generational learning and sharing, and reduce the isolation of older people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2017 Spectrum Sunderland

The project will carry out a feasibility study to explore new ways of bidding for funding by small voluntary and community sector organisations to give them equality in accessing funding opportunities. They will deliver several information/awareness sessions across the city, look into using a new lead agency model, encourage partnership working and increase members.

£9,375 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2017 SpLinter Group

The project will deliver support workshops and events, and provide one to one peer support to help young people with learning disabilities to travel safely. They will train volunteers to support the project, develop a ?Safe Places? scheme in Northumberland and provide young people with advice and information on the driving assessment process and theory test, to increase their confidence and independence, and improve their access to learning, work and leisure opportunities.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2017 R T Community Projects Ltd

The project will set up a dementia caf? for local people who have been diagnosed with dementia and their live-in carers. The project will help couples to develop their communication skills, confidence and coping strategies, provide reminiscent and fun activities to improve their social wellbeing, and offer peer support and information and advice on additional dementia services.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2017 Rose Wood Academy Primary

The Academy will install new outdoor play equipment and provide play and physical activities to aid children's development and encourage them to become more active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2017 Woodlawn School

The school will install artificial grass surfacing to provide a safe environment for pupils, many of whom have physical disabilities and complex needs. This will ensure the children can access play activities throughout the year.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2017 Hadrian School

The school will work with an organisation called FLOW to deliver visual art workshops and an exhibition event for pupils who have severe learning difficulties and a range of additional needs. They will engage the children to create their own pieces of art, help them develop communication and social skills, and provide opportunities to achieve accredited awards and work with other young people and the wider community at North Shields Fish Quay.

£9,400 Big Lottery Fund
9 Feb 2017 HARBOUR

The project will deliver peer mentoring training for survivors of domestic abuse and carry out an evaluation of the volunteers? progress. This will equip the mentors with mindfulness skills and self-esteem, and provide improved holistic support services for people affected by domestic abuse.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 ReGenerate - Hope For Autism C.I.C.

The project will deliver autism training sessions for local professionals in health, education and social care. The sessions will help raise awareness of the group's developmental peer support services, promote a better understanding of autism and improve links and referral routes. This will help more autistic children, young people and parents to access therapeutic support.

£9,932 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 Roseberry Primary School

The school will install a range of outdoor fitness apparatus and provide physical and play activities to encourage pupils to become more physically active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 Let?s Circus LLP

Let?s Circus Shetland

£15,000 Creative Scotland
7 Feb 2017 St Benet's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

The school will develop their playground by installing an outdoor stage, sensory area and fitness equipment for pupils, families and local community groups. This will help aid the development of children and encourage them to become more active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2017 St Mary's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Win

The school will install outdoor fitness equipment and all-weather flooring and offer pupils opportunities to help lead playtime and out of school club games so they can develop leadership skills. The new facilities and activities will encourage pupils and children in the community to become more physically active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2017 Brambles Primary Academy

The school will develop a multi-use trim trail fitness area and set up after school fitness and holiday clubs to help children become healthy and active. This will help tackle obesity, improve learning, enhance social development and increase motivation and confidence.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2017 Tees Active

Club 55+

£2,090 Sport England
6 Feb 2017 Gosforth East Middle School

The school will work with social enterprise group, The Word, to deliver workshops and creative activities for pupils in their school and two partner schools, and young people in the wider community. This will bring young people together in positive activities, and will help reduce anti-social behaviour, and promote understanding and tolerance of different cultures.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2017 Newcastle City Council

Implementing a new delivery model for Newcastle's parks ΤΗτ Parks Charitable Trust

£237,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2017 Grand Gestures

The project will continue to deliver weekly dance/movement sessions in Bensham. This will provide social and recreational activities and events to improve the physical and social wellbeing of vulnerable and isolated people.

£9,459 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2017 Blakelaw Ward Community Partnership

The project will run weekly activities during the Summer holidays to support disadvantaged young people and reduce their social isolation. Young people will be able to access volunteering and training opportunities to help deliver activities, which include camping, visiting an activities festival, and healthy eating sessions.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2017 Durham County Council

Communities LDP

£10,000 Sport England
2 Feb 2017 Star and Shadow Cinema

Cinema Room Commission and Build

£61,204 Arts Council England
2 Feb 2017 Farringdon Detached Football Club

The project will deliver weekly fitness sessions for young people from the Farringdon area of Sunderland. They will provide a range of health information resources and diet plans to encourage participants to make informed and healthy lifestyle choices.

£8,213 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2017 North Tyneside VODA

The project will support vulnerable residents in North Tyneside, many of whom feel excluded from society as a result of severe and enduring mental health problems, learning disabilities and poor physical health. They will be supported to develop and carry out their own social action projects within the area. This will benefit the communities in which they take place, by meeting a specific need or addressing an identified issue.

£115,444 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Redcar Development Trust

The project will refurbish the stage, changing and toilet facilities of Coatham Memorial Hall so that community groups, older people and people with disabilities can access a wider range of social and entertainment activities.

£9,590 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Cambo First School

The school will install outdoor play and climbing equipment and safety surfacing for pupils and the wider community. This will provide a safe environment and challenging activities to help children to develop socially and physically.

£9,526 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 St Francis Church of England Aided Junior School

The school will offer counselling sessions and photography activities for vulnerable children and their parents. The creative activities will help families to express their thoughts and feelings and develop skills and coping strategies to help them overcome their problems and improve their emotional and mental wellbeing.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Element 1 Community Interest Company

The project will produce a community performance, which explores, illustrates and celebrates the Industrial Heritage of Teesside from the end of the 19th Century onwards. This will bring together hundreds of residents of all ages from the deprived community to research and present their history and will encourage people to be proud of their roots. The project hopes to strengthen the community, raise aspirations and improve future opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Pelton Fell Community Partnership

The project will provide activities for 7-19 year olds during term time. This will help children and young people to develop emotional, social and communication skills and empower them to make decisions on the activities they take part in.

£9,727 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Teeside University

CSP Funding 2014-17

£364,151 Sport England
31 Jan 2017 The Sunderland Deaf Society

The project will improve the heating of their venue, purchase new IT equipment and deliver IT and social media training for people who are deaf or have hearing difficulties. This will help people develop skills and provide social activities that will reduce isolation.

£9,778 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 County Durham Residents Association

The project will hold community planning events to plan the improvement of the local environment and service provision. This will bring the community together to tackle a variety of issues affecting their lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Blackhall Colliery Primary School

The school will deliver outdoor and after school activities, including archery, boot camp, photography, fencing, and cookery. They will offer volunteering opportunities to parents to help run the sessions, provide children with accredited leadership awards, and encourage them to become more active and make healthy lifestyle choices.

£9,955 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Stamfordham Parish Council

The project will install a toddler play zone in Stamfordham village park to improve local play facilities for young children and families.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Riding Mill Village Hall

The project will replace the chairs in their community hall to improve safety and enable community groups, including older people, to continue to use the hall for activities.

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Percy Park RFC

Restructure of existing changing rooms

£75,000 Sport England
29 Jan 2017 1st Forest Hall Guides

The project will deliver social enterprise training and activities for young women from their unit, including workshops, support from mentors and trips to workplaces. This will help young women to develop entrepreneurial, business and employability skills, and engage them in creating social enterprises to address issues within their communities.

£6,950 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2017 Bournmoor Primary School

The school will create a library and deliver a library club for children and their families. This will improve the reading and communication skills of children and engage parents in their children?s learning.

£9,340 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Digital Voice

The project will deliver a pilot course for older people with early onset dementia from Northumberland. They will help participants develop IT skills and provide them with reminiscence activities so they can create multimedia journals of their life stories involving music, scrapbook, photos and creative writing. This will offer a peer support network, help reduce social isolation and improve wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Belford Community Group

Belford a Rural Area at War

£6,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Normanby Local History Group

Gallantry in the face of the enemy, William Henry Short VC

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Battlefields Trust North East and Borders Region

Carham 1018, the Battle , the Border and the Dawn of Two Nations

£47,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Sunderland Bangladeshi Community Centre

Syedpur to Sunderland

£51,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Groundwork North East

The Fighting Bradfords of Witton Park

£49,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 North Pennines AONB Partnership

Plugging the Gaps

£69,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Durham Wildlife Trust

Green environment, greener economy, better health - training elected members

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Groundwork North East

Tees Steel: Bridging the World Heritage

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Newcastle Society for Blind People

Our VIStory: Learning from our past to look to our future

£7,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Investing In Children

The Decades Project - A history of young women's rights in the North East

£36,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2017 Trinity Family Friendly Centre

The project will develop the kitchen at their community centre into a community caf?. This will improve facilities and enable people to access volunteering experience, catering and cooking training, develop skills and improve employment opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jan 2017 Newbiggin Golf Club Limited

The project will develop a funding plan, and work with developers, professionals and the community to transform Newbiggin Golf Club into a community asset. They plan to improve the venue and create a facility that can be used by local groups and residents for activities and events.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jan 2017 Hartlepool Borough Council

Building Facilities Strategy

£10,000 Sport England
23 Jan 2017 St Mary and St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School

The school will install all weather outdoor fitness equipment and provide more physical activities for children to aid their development and physical wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2017 Family Gateway

This is a continuation and expansion of a current project delivered by Tyne Gateway Trust in North and South Tyneside. The group will replicate and build upon their existing work in Wansbeck and Blyth Valley, Northumberland by providing support to improve the life chances of vulnerable children and reduce child poverty through family early intervention, and the development of new community-led solutions.

£418,946 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2017 Ryhope Seaview Angling Club

The project will purchase safety suits and fishing equipment to improve safety at the club and enable older people at risk of isolation to take part in activities, develop new skills and enjoy the social and recreational benefits of fishing.

£2,460 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2017 Newcastle University

Newcastle Poetry Festival 2017

£35,000 Arts Council England
19 Jan 2017 The Creative Seed CIC

Branching Out

£49,990 Arts Council England
19 Jan 2017 Tusk Music

TUSK FESTIVAL 2017

£40,000 Arts Council England
19 Jan 2017 Bringing Words to Life Limited

The project will deliver a reading pilot to support children from five primary schools in Gateshead. They will engage volunteers aged 50 and over to offer after school reading support sessions. This will improve children's reading skills and confidence and help people over 50 to become active in their communities and reduce their social isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2017 Dormanstown Junior Football Club

DJFC Development

£7,581 Sport England
18 Jan 2017 Low Simonside Community Association

The project will provide Wi-Fi in the community centre, install two interactive smart boards and sound systems, and purchase new IT equipment. This will improve facilities, provide more areas for training, and enable more people to use the venue for employment searches, training and activities.

£9,245 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2017 Castletown Primary School

The school will build an outdoor shelter for pupils. This will provide a nurture space to use for creative activities and lunchtime relaxation that will help children experiencing social, emotional and behavioural difficulties to develop coping techniques to improve their wellbeing.

£9,174 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2017 Pentland Primary School

The school will install all weather surfacing on their playground to provide a safe environment for children to access outdoor activities throughout the year. This will encourage children to become more active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2017 Castleside Primary School

The school will install all weather surfacing in the playground so children can access play activities throughout the year. This will encourage more active play and aid their development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2017 St John's Church of England Aided Primary School, Shildon

The school will deliver out of school hours family cooking sessions. This will provide a social network for families, encourage them to make healthy lifestyle choices to improve their wellbeing, and engage parents and carers with the school and their children?s learning.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jan 2017 Spennymoor Youth And Community Association

The project will establish a junior youth club for 8-11 year olds and an inters youth club for 11-13 year olds and deliver sport taster and healthy eating sessions. This will provide a safe environment for children and young people to develop social skills, confidence and self-esteem and improve their opportunities and wellbeing.

£8,344 Big Lottery Fund