Lottery grants awarded to County Durham, North East in 2014

264 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Dec 2014 ARTworks in Teesdale

Teesdale Waymarkers

£14,980 Arts Council England
17 Dec 2014 Hunwick Cricket Club

Hunwick Cricket Club playing surface perfection

£8,004 Sport England
16 Dec 2014 Crook Nursery School

This is a project by a by a nursery school in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor play area using water features, including a pumped waterfall, waterwheel, shallow pebble stream, trees and provide three family play days. This will develop an unused area of the nursery, providing creative and stimulating facilities to aid the children?s development and encourage family learning.

£6,025 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Open Gate

This is a project by a charity in Durham. The organisation will use funding to carry out research and an evaluation of their current work with women leaving prison. This will enable them to better respond to the needs of vulnerable women and help them to rebuild their lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Durham Christian Partnership

This is the expansion of an existing foodbank and money advice service by Durham Christian Partnership (DCP) which aims to provide people with access to emergency food and debt counselling from a hub style location close to where they live.

£397,230 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Framwellgate Moor Youth & Community Association

This is a project by a registered charity in Framwellgate Moor, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen in their community building. This will enable the organisation to bring their kitchen facilities up to date and allow them to attract new user groups.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Woodham Academy

This is a project by a secondary school in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to extend its current afterschool provision to five nights instead of three in order to target and include more pupils, children and young people. This will enable the group to reach young people who are socially isolated and often too shy to sign up for activities, ensuring that they can be included and prevented from further isolation and lack of social development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Integrating Children

ELMA Project (Expanding Lives through Musical Achievement)

£32,843 Arts Council England
1 Dec 2014 Pelton Community Association

This is a project by a registered charity in Chester-le-Street in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to run a teambuilding residential course for new members of its youth service provision. This will enable youth workers to develop close relationships and trust with new members through teamwork exercises.

£6,400 Big Lottery Fund
27 Nov 2014 Nouveau Fitness Community Interest Company

This continuation and development project by Nouveau Fitness CIC (NFCIC) aims to improve health and well-being and increase healthy living for people and communities most at need within County Durham and Hartlepool.

£256,837 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2014 Scarth Memorial Hall

Development grant: The total development grant requested is ?21,205 and will fund professional fees, surveys, project management and planning.

£21,205 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2014 Crook Primary School

This is project by a school in Durham. The organisation will use funding to purchase play equipment in the school ground. This will encourage confidence, self esteem and self esteem, while reducing instances of anti social behaviour.What Money is for :Climbing frame, seating, and play equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2014 Scarth Memorial Hall

Development grant: The total development grant requested is ?21,205 and will fund professional fees, surveys, project management and planning.

£16,969 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2014 Cornsay Parish Council

Cornsay Parish Council receives ?4,700 to undertake surveys into proposals to demolish and rebuild the community centre

£4,700 Big Lottery Fund
17 Nov 2014 Cornforth Parish Council

This is a project by a Parish Council in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to provide a programme of activities and support for older residents and those with more complex heath needs. This will improve the health and well being of older people within a rural location by combating isolation through a programme of recreational, social and leisure activities.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
5 Nov 2014 Ushaw College

Opening up Ushaw for music and the arts

£15,000 Arts Council England
4 Nov 2014 Citizens Advice County Durham

Citizens Advice County Durham

£76,008 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2014 Ryan Foster

Mentoring of writing a poetry collection

£2,060 Arts Council England
3 Nov 2014 Sunnydale Community College for Maths and Computing

This is a project by a community college in Shildon, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to employ a sessional worker to provide support for young people who have been identified as having mental ill health. This will provide counselling services for young people with mental ill health; which will improve their health and well being and give them better chances in life.

£9,748 Big Lottery Fund
31 Oct 2014 Glendene Arts Academy

Boomdang drumming

£28,496 Arts Council England
23 Oct 2014 B12 Deficiency Support Group

This is a project by a registered charity in Cleveland. The organisation will use funding to create a new website, purchase ICT equipment and hire a room, for their advice, information and support service. This will enable the organisation to raise awareness of B12 deficiency and the associated symptoms, along with holding gatherings for sufferers in the County Durham area.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2014 Kando Arts Foundation CIC

Lives in Shadow

£7,200 Arts Council England
21 Oct 2014 Esh Winning Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Esh Winning, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to develop play areas within the school?s grounds. This will enable the organisation to encourage healthy outdoor play activities which will help address the rising obesity problem within the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Oct 2014 WASPS Residents Association

This is a project by a new voluntary organisation in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to hold monthly meetings for residents, deliver social events, visits, provide internet lessons and develop an IT facility for the benefit of the community. This will help reduce isolation for many vulnerable and isolated residents, providing them with a support network, enabling them to keep in touch with family members through IT and giving them access to services.

£6,850 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2014 Derwentside Domestic Abuse Service

This new project will deliver specialised Independent Domestic Violence Advisor?s (IDVA) services both in-house and in hospital with an aim of dealing with the increasing number of victims of domestic abuse who are attending hospitals with injuries but then do not access the support services that have been offered.

£358,464 Big Lottery Fund
16 Oct 2014 National Youth Choirs Of Great Britain

NYCGB Connect - West Cumbria

£15,000 Arts Council England
16 Oct 2014 Teesdale YMCA Limited

This is a project by a company in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to deliver a range of positive activities including IT courses for older people, job skills training, First Aid/Health and Safety training and arts and wellbeing workshops. This will provide residents from the rurally isolated areas, social, training and wellbeing opportunities and support to improve their lives and aspirations.

£8,953 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Creative Recovery Community Association

Creative Recovery pop up studio

£6,175 Arts Council England
15 Oct 2014 Shildon Town Council

Hackworth Park Skatepark

£50,000 Sport England
14 Oct 2014 Woodland Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Bishop Auckland in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to install a multi-use garden and outdoor play area on school grounds. This will provide pupils, community groups and the wider community with access to safe outdoor facilities during and outside of school hours to improve physical and social development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2014 Cornerstones Centre for the Community at

This is a project by a registered charity in Durham. The organisation will use the funding to run IT classes within the community to improve skills and increase participation in community activities. This will enable the organisation to run IT classes which will provide access to learning, online benefits, social participation and training for members of the wider community.

£3,900 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2014 20th Durham City Scout Group (Waterhouses)

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Durham. The group will use the funding to provide a central meeting place and provide a disco. Young people will be able to get involved and learn how to use the equipment.

£5,634 Big Lottery Fund
10 Oct 2014 Blackhill & District Comrades Social Club & Institute Limite

This is a project by an industrial and provident society in Consett, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to update their community location kitchen to meet regulation standards so that they can provide hot meals for the community. This will enable them to reduce social isolation and provide people who need it with a healthy meal.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Oct 2014 Bishop Auckland cricket club

"Bishop Auckland Cricket Club, Rebuild for the future"

£53,850 Sport England
9 Oct 2014 Byerley Park Primary School

This is a project by school in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to install a trim trail at the school for the school community. This will reduce the obesity of the school community.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2014 Teesdale Sailing Club Ltd

Delivering more water sport opportunities to more people

£59,412 Sport England
6 Oct 2014 Wheatley Hill Community Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and establish a community fruit and vegetable garden that will be used to teach pupils, families, local organisations and the wider community about where food comes from and healthy eating. This will encourage beneficiaries to learn about food production and how to eat more healthily, as well as grow their own produce in order to improve health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2014 1st Blackhill (St Aidan's) Scout Group

This is a project by a charity in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to provide kitchen facilities and IT equipment for their newly developed headquarters. This will enable their building to be used as a modern and versatile amenity by a wide range of community groups and meet the demand of the organisations growing membership.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2014 Burnhope Colliery Welfare Cricket Club

Toilet Extension

£35,024 Sport England
29 Sep 2014 Walworth School

This is a project by a special school in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to install outdoor gym equipment. This will enable the organisation to encourage the young people in their care to be physically active thus addressing issues regarding physical development and obesity.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2014 Murton Parish Council

This is a project by a parish council in Co. Durham. The organisation will use the funding to provide outdoor play equipment within a local cr?che facility. This will provide play equipment which will tackle health problems in the young and increase community participation amongst different generations within the community

£8,990 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2014 Windlestone Parish Council

This is a project by a parish council in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to install public seating on a stretch of road used regularly by residents and visitors to access local amenities and other villages. This will provide the community with a place to rest while walking to visit friends or services as there is no local bus service and many residents are older people.

£1,800 Big Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2014 Ferryhill Town Council

New Sports Pavilion for Mainsforth Sports Complex

£75,000 Sport England
26 Sep 2014 Trimdon Station Residents Association

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to establish craft and play sessions for children aged 5-13 years that will be held after school and during school holidays. This will provide residents living in an area of deprivation with access to inclusive and free play activities in order to address gaps in local service provision and improve the wellbeing of local children and young people.

£8,349 Big Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2014 Tabitha's Toys

This is a project by a registered charity in Bishop Auckland, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to purchase 30 sets of sensory lights to loan to children with complex needs in the north east of England. This will provide disabled children with an invaluable learning tool to improve mobility, co-ordination and fine motor skills.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
18 Sep 2014 Church of St Mary and St Stephen

Historic fabric repairs along with new community facilities for Church of St Mary St Stephen

£126,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2014 Hunwick Cricket Club

Hunwick CC Drainage, Fielding on the future

£8,350 Sport England
15 Sep 2014 Future Leisure in Coxhoe

Active Life Sports Performance

£9,950 Sport England
12 Sep 2014 Tynedale Archers

Level 1 Archery coaches course

£4,019 Sport England
11 Sep 2014 InterOpera

Winter Concerts

£14,704 Arts Council England
7 Sep 2014 Horndale Residents Association

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to continue the work of the local residents? association and allow them to develop their work. This will enable the organisation to offer positive social activities including day trips, educational visits and community events in order to engage community members and act as a diversion from crime and anti-social behaviour.

£5,940 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2014 The Carrot Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Bishop Middleham, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to replace its ageing potting shed. This will enable the organisation to provide accessible facilities for all members of the community and thus increase its membership.

£1,600 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2014 Nouveau Fitness Community Interest Company

A new project by Nouveau Fitness CIC to improve health and well-being through physical activity, but also to increase healthy living (via healthy eating and a two way referral system with mental health/wellbeing agencies) for people and communities most i

£203,397 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2014 Hartside Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Crook, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to run extra-curricular fitness and healthy living activities for young people. This will enable the beneficiaries to raise fitness levels and address issues relating to childhood obesity.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2014 Easington Colliery Primary School

This is a project by a school in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to deliver outdoor activities in nature appreciation, outdoor survival and camping skills, and positive family relationship exercises to families at three local schools, who can then rent the tents after the project finishes. This will facilitate improved parental relationships.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2014 Sunnybrow Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to redevelop its early years playground by installing modern play equipment designed to encourage stimulating and risk-taking play. This will enable the group to support early years children with their social and physical development as well as provide a resource for its playgroup to ensure children can reach their potential once they start primary school by developing their social, physical and motor skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2014 Langley Moor Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Langley Moor, Durham. The organisation will use the funding to develop an outdoor play and learning area. This will enable children to enjoy imaginative and stimulating play whilst being supervised by school staff.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2014 St James' Burnopfield Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a parochial church council in Durham. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish and improve the kitchen in the community hall and installing a new boiler. This will enable the group to meet the growing demand for community ve

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2014 St James' Burnopfield Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a parochial church council in Durham. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish and improve the kitchen in the community hall and installing a new boiler. This will enable the group to meet the growing demand for community venue and ensure the hall is suitable for all users.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2014 Theatre Centre

Into the Trenches

£24,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2014 Greater Durham Citizens Advice Bureau

75 Years of Citizens Advice County Durham: Stories from the Local Community

£9,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2014 South Hetton Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to run intergenerational workshops to design garden features which will be installed in the school?s community garden. This will enable the beneficiaries to develop a sense of civic pride and lead to a reduction in th

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2014 Staindrop Parish Council

This is a project by a parish council in Staindrop, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to develop their community playground. This will enable the organisation to develop a derelict plot of land into an area where young children can play safely.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2014 Durham County Council

Ghosts of Our Future (Libraries Fund)

£14,500 Arts Council England
20 Aug 2014 Backscratch

Hewin Goals

£15,000 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2014 The Cornforth Partnership

This is a new project, based in the West Cornforth district of County Durham which aims to address issues with local people and families engaging in/experiencing harmful behaviour including domestic violence (DV), substance/alcohol dependency, unsafe sexu

£233,142 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2014 King James I Academy, Bishop Auckland Limited

This is a project by an Academy in Bishop Auckland, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to purchase a minibus. This will enable students and members of the wider community to access extra-curricular activities which will help reduce social isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Consett Stroke Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Consett. The organisation will use the funding to run activities for stroke victims and record these to share with the community. This will enable stroke victims to reclaim their lives and provide reassuran

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Aug 2014 Hall Street Allotment Association

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Seaham. The organisation will use the funding to purchase and install a waterless toilet on their allotment site.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2014 WillyNillie CIC

You Are Here

£15,000 Arts Council England
6 Aug 2014 Bullion Community Resource Centre

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Chester le Street. The organisation will use the funding to replace the unsafe boundary wall at its community building. This will enable service users and neighbouring members of the community to safely acce

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2014 Thornley Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to run a lifestyle project centring around dance and exercise classes. This will enable children from the school and the wider community and their parents to take regular exercise after school hours.

£9,660 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2014 Bullion Community Resource Centre

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Chester le Street. The organisation will use the funding to replace the unsafe boundary wall at its community building. This will enable service users and neighbouring members of the community to safely access the building.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2014 South Hetton and District Community Association

This is a project by a registered charity in South Hetton. The organisation will use the funding to run regular fitness sessions for children and young people. This will enable the beneficiaries to enjoy the benefits of exercise and encourage more healthy

£9,961 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2014 Roseberry Primary School

The First World War and our community

£5,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Jul 2014 Beacon Hill School

This special school in Wallsend will use the funding to provide volunteer training for school leavers and final year students. This will enable the young people to advocate the skills they have learned in school and give them the confidence to volunteer t

£8,158 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2014 Peterlee Concern Community Action Group

This voluntary organisation in Peterlee, County Durham will use the funding to run a series of positive social activities at a Church Hall. This will enable lonely and socially isolated members of the community to come together to enjoy regular social act

£9,813 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2014 Peterlee Concern Community Action Group

This voluntary organisation in Peterlee, County Durham will use the funding to run a series of positive social activities at a Church Hall. This will enable lonely and socially isolated members of the community to come together to enjoy regular social activities.

£9,813 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jul 2014 Horsethinking CIC

This community interest company in Darlington will use the funding to improve the facilities at their equine assisted psychotherapy centre and to pay for therapy sessions. This will enable the organisation to make their centre accessible and more presenta

£9,522 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jul 2014 Horsethinking CIC

This community interest company in Darlington will use the funding to improve the facilities at their equine assisted psychotherapy centre and to pay for therapy sessions. This will enable the organisation to make their centre accessible and more presentable and offer taster sessions to potential service users free of charge.

£9,522 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2014 Forest of Teesdale Primary School

Primary Spaces

£29,250 Sport England
16 Jul 2014 St Hild's C of E Primary School

Primary Spaces

£29,700 Sport England
16 Jul 2014 Cestria Primary

Primary Spaces

£19,300 Sport England
16 Jul 2014 Hutton Henry CE Primary School

Primary Spaces

£9,300 Sport England
15 Jul 2014 Drama in the Dale

The Tempest

£15,000 Arts Council England
14 Jul 2014 Wingate Fitness Group

This voluntary organisation in East Durham will use the funding to run fitness sessions for the over 50s age group in local community centres. This will enable older people to stay physically active and to gain the mental health benefits of socialising wi

£6,820 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2014 Bishop Auckland College

BAC and Community Playing Field Improvement Project

£65,000 Sport England
14 Jul 2014 Our Lady Queen of Martyrs RC Primary School

Primary Spaces

£29,925 Sport England
14 Jul 2014 Wingate Fitness Group

This voluntary organisation in East Durham will use the funding to run fitness sessions for the over 50s age group in local community centres. This will enable older people to stay physically active and to gain the mental health benefits of socialising with others on a regular basis.

£6,820 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jul 2014 The Wood Pile CIC

This community interest company in Gilesgate, Durham will use the funding to run a wood recycling project. This will enable beneficiaries to gain work experience, learn new skills and benefit from social contact with others.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2014 Chester le Street Town Football Club

Chester le street Community Sports Hub

£50,000 Sport England
10 Jul 2014 Park View School

Basketball in Chester-le-Street

£1,500 Sport England
9 Jul 2014 East Durham College

Chances -Changes- Challengers

£6,178 Sport England
7 Jul 2014 Circle Crew for Change Limited

This industrial and provident society in Consett will use the funding to provide diversionary activities for young people. The project aims to reduce the incidence of anti-social behaviour whilst improving the life skills of the young people who will orga

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2014 Chilton Town Council

Chilton town council will use the funding to refurbish a local play park. This will encourage children and young people to play outdoors and help to reduce anti social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2014 Mad Alice Theatre Company

THE SUNNY SIDE OF CHANCE:One woman theatre show R&D

£15,000 Arts Council England
3 Jul 2014 Toft Hill and Etherley Community Association

This is a project by a registered charity in Toft Hill, County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to replace their inefficient central heating system. This will enable the community centre to host activities all year round in a welcoming environment and improve the centre?s sustainability.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2014 1st Consett Scout Group

This charity in Consett will use the funding to furnish their new scout building. This will enable the organisation to open the doors of its community building and allow them to offer activities to additional beneficiaries.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2014 Feel Good Factory North East C.I.C.

This community interest company will use the funding to run wellbeing courses for women. This will enable the beneficiaries to attend social learning sessions that will help them build mutual support networks, gain confidence, improve self esteem and rais

£9,819 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2014 Feel Good Factory North East C.I.C.

This community interest company will use the funding to run wellbeing courses for women. This will enable the beneficiaries to attend social learning sessions that will help them build mutual support networks, gain confidence, improve self esteem and raise their aspirations.

£9,819 Big Lottery Fund