Lottery grants awarded to Darlington, North East in 1997

22 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
10 Dec 1997 Darlington Borough Council

Feasibility study to look at the future capital needs of the project

£41,000 Arts Council England
18 Sep 1997 Darlington Council For Voluntary Service

A project to establish a new volunteer bureau. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a co-ordinator and admin. assistant, fund running costs and purchase office equipment.

£66,527 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Bishopton Village Hall Association

The association wish to carry out a feasibility study to determine whether to apply for grant aid to replace their old wooden hall. The grant will meet the costs of the feasibility study.

£2,157 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Darlington and District National Childbirth Trust

This branch offers information and support to women during pregnancy and early parenthood. The grant is to purchase computer equipment to produce information leaflets and to develop an equipment loan scheme.

£3,917 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Durham County Rape Crisis Centre

Counselling and support service for women and girls based in Darlington. The grant is for trainers fees, equipment, room hire and training resources to enable the group to undertake a training the trainers course.

£4,000 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 8th Darlington (Cockerton Green) Scout Group

The group has 180 members (including a girls section). The Scouts are embarking on DIY improvement work to their hall. The grant will pay for professional building work to install a kitchen which will help the improvements.

£4,890 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Red Hall Community Association

This active group operating in an outlying council estate of Darlington provides activities for 2-18 year olds in the area. The Association will use the grant to buy sports equipment for its youth club and play equipment for a soft play area to be used by

£2,770 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Darlington Hospital Radio (Radio Skerne)

The radio station is based at Darlington Memorial Hospital and provides a local ward entertainment and information service for patients of all ages. The grant will be used to purchase a mixing desk improve service quality and provide training opportuniti

£2,800 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Lowson Street Pre-School

An independent playgroup in the Harrowgate Hill area of Darlington. The grant will be used to purchase a climbing house safety mat set and stacking tables.

£1,178 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 U3A Darlington

The group provides continuing education for over 160 older people in the Darlington area and is part of a national network of universities of the Third Age. The group will purchase a word processor to help with the preparation of course material and a PA

£1,400 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Bennet House Writers

The Bennett House Writers Youth Poetry Competition

£4,575 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Eastbourne Nursery School

The Air Raid Shelter in the Year 2000

£630 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Heathfield Nursery School

Creating an outdoor visual arts area

£1,780 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Year 6, Heathfield Primary School

'The Spirit of Darlington'

£525 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Charity Productions

Charity Productions Summer Workshops

£2,100 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Vane Women

Vane Women Press on

£4,500 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Darlington, Durham City & Hexham Embroiderers' Guild

Dramatic Heads

£3,600 Arts Council England
13 May 1997 Branksome Residents' Association

The Association aims to reduce the fear of crime and improve quality of life for elderly residents in their area. The grant will be used to purchase security lights, locks and panic alarms for elderly residents on the estate.

£2,000 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Redhall Residents Association

An association in a council estate in the Darlington area which is involved in community development activities with local residents. The grant will make a contribution towards transport costs for an outing for residents plus disco equipment for young peo

£3,085 Community Fund
22 Apr 1997 Darlington Borough Council

Mechanics Yard East CAPS, Darlington - Repaving

£15,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Mar 1997 Darlington Piano Society

Darlington Piano Society 2 Year Development Plan

£2,500 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Braindance Records

The Braindance Release Initiative

£4,500 Arts Council England