Lottery grants awarded to Durham in 1997

52 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
25 Nov 1997 Durham City Council

Durham City Council

£13,334,713 Millennium Commission
12 Nov 1997 Northern Sights For The 13 Northern Arts Education Authoriti

The Arts are Ours

£360,000 Arts Council England
7 Nov 1997 D J Evans Youth Club

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

£2,500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Haswell and Haswell Plough Steering Group

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

£700 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Durham County User and Carer Forum

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

£5,000 Community Fund
20 Oct 1997 Langley Park & District Community Association

Fire proof storage for mats & wall safety padding.

£3,323 Sport England
18 Sep 1997 Waddington Street Centre Limited

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

£417,090 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Age Concern Durham County

A project that will support and promote activities for older people as well as developing groups. The grant, over two years, will be used to employ two development workers and a part-time administrator, fund running costs and purchase office equipment.

£137,722 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Disability Outlook Forum

A forum for people with physical or sensory disabilities. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a training opportunities worker, and fund running costs.

£91,645 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Durham Community Action Limited

A project that promotes community development and support to local groups. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a project leader, fundraising adviser, information and training officer and clerical officer, fund running costs and purchase of

£380,030 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Youll House Thornley Senior Citizens' Club

The club organises bingo sessions and outings for its members, some of whom are hard of hearing and many who rarely get out socially. The grant will pay for an outing for the senior citizens and an electronic bingo machine with a microphone.

£900 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Sacriston Community Centre Playgroup

The playgroup has 58 pre-school children from this village near Chester-le-Street, The grant will enable the playgroup to purchase soft play equipment, activity equipment and two painting easels.

£1,669 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Coxhoe Playgroup and Toddlers

Independent large playgroup in an ex-colliery area of Durham. The grant will purchase play equipment and outings for pre-school children.

£3,350 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Chester-le-Street Gateway Club

Group provide leisure activities for adults with physical and learning disabilities through weekly meetings at the local day centre. The grant will be used for the provision of disco equipment and outings for members.

£1,515 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Brandon Carrside Youth Club

To modernise their building to create a more pleasant and safe environment. The grant will contribute towards the cost of installation of a gas central heating system and the electrical rewiring of the building.

£3,465 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 New Brancepeth Youth Club

A group working with 10-16 year olds. The grant is for outings for young people taking place in September and October 1997.

£2,024 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 1st Framwellgate Moor Scout Group

Group on the outskirts of Durham centre. The grant is for equipment, tents and clothing for loan to young people without access to equipment.

£2,000 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Belmont Playgroup and Toddlers

This group with approximately 80 pre-school children is based on the outskirts of Durham City. The grant will buy equipment such as resource trolleys, safety mats, a bookcase and water play troughs.

£1,551 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Wheatley Hill Community Regeneration Partnership

Group working to improve quality of life through community projects in this area of Easington. The grant is a contribution towards the cost of a feasibility study for a community building.

£1,500 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Durham Area Disabled Leisure Group

Group provides leisure opportunities for young people with disabilities. The grant will be used to purchase a Duet Wheelchair Tandem bicycle and safety gear.

£3,000 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Kelloe and District Community Association

The Association is based in school premises in rural Durham and organises a variety of classes and activities for all ages. The grant will help purchase sewing equipment and a storage cupboard in order to offer education in the preservation of craft skill

£690 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Wheatley Hill Toddler Group

Based in a small village in East Durham this is a group of parents and children who meet twice a week in the local community centre. The grant will cover the cost of three educational trips for 40 children and parents during the summer to broaden their ho

£600 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Thornley Housebound and Disabled Club

The weekly club has 30 elderly women members with mobility problems from a village in East Durham. A new electronic bingo machine paid for with the grant will help the members enjoy themselves during meetings and they will also purchase their own crockery

£850 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Sacriston Over 60's Club

The group has 43 members and provides social opportunities for older people in the Chester-le-Street area. The grant will be used to cover costs of transport for social and educational outings.

£500 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 New Brancepeth Juvenile Jazz Band

Based in a ex-colliery village near Durham City this uniformed band has a membership of 30 girls who travel to competitions nationwide in their own coach. The grant will pay for the cost of fitting safety seat belts to the band's coach and also contribute

£3,100 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Darlington Orchestra

Revitalisation: New Work 97

£3,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Art In Coxhoe

Gathering Mists

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 St Cuthbert'S Hospice Drawing & Painting

Discoveries

£4,500 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Wheatley Hill Primary School

A Three Dimensional Experience

£3,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Burnhope Parish Council

Burnhope Youth Art Project

£2,705 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Hamsteels Primary School

'Cherry Garden'

£3,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Other Poetry Editorial Board

Extending the Range

£4,400 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Durham Choral Society

Improving Sound and Image

£1,300 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Jazz And Groove Society

Fusion

£4,990 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Durham Music Project

Durham Music Project

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Valley Writers

Write Up Your Valley

£4,875 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Deerness Valley Musicians & Artists Group

The Banks of the Deerness

£3,595 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Durham Women'S Aid Group

Durham Women's Refuge Artist in Residence

£1,500 Arts Council England
19 May 1997 Lanchester Cricket Club

"To provide demountable safety netting on cricket boundary, build store for netting and improve toilets facilities"

£9,097 Sport England
13 May 1997 Nevilles Cross and District Over 60's Association

A social and welfare organisation for elderly people in an urban area of Durham. The grant will be used for transport costs for outings to the countryside and various parks.

£885 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Waterhouses (Durham) Community Association

A small rural village in County Durham with no facilities and no community centre. The grant will pay for a feasibility study by a local architect to examine the potential of renovating a local building as a community centre.

£4,720 Community Fund
13 May 1997 North Eastern League of the Hard of Hearing

The group aim to improve the quality of life for people who are hard of hearing through the provision of advice and social activity across the county. The grant will make a contribution towards transport costs, volunteer expenses and the production of pub

£996 Community Fund
13 May 1997 St Bede's Playgroup

The group provide a safe, happy, stimulating environment for pre-school children in Sacriston, Chester-le-Street. The grant will be used to purchase a computer for children's use, large items of play equipment and toys.

£4,520 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Sacriston and District Carnival

A range of groups and agencies in the village of Sacriston which are co-ordinating a community wide event annually in the Chester-le-Street area. The grant is a contribution towards dancers' and performers fees, insurance, first aid cover, prizes and publ

£1,150 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Durham University of the Third Age

Provides continuing education classes for older people in the Durham city area. The grant will pay for a fax machine and a photocopier to help with copying course materials and production of newsletters.

£900 Community Fund
21 Apr 1997 Durham Amateur Rowing Club

Upgrading and Improving The Access To River

£10,408 Sport England
19 Mar 1997 Durham Amateur Operatic Society

New Circus Skills in Durham

£1,500 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Wheatley Hill Play Project

Wheatley Hill Environmental Arts Project

£4,600 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Durham County Youth Company

Durham County Youth Company Production

£2,000 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Sugarwood

'Catch a Breeze an Fly' Development Project

£4,945 Arts Council England
10 Mar 1997 Dean And Chapter Of Durham

Treasures Of St Cuthbert Exhibition

£224,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Jan 1997 Dean and Chapter of Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral - Prebends Bridge Restoration

£43,955 Heritage Lottery Fund