Lottery grants awarded to Newcastle Upon Tyne in 1997

150 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
26 Nov 1997 Tyne & Wear Museums

Hughes's " Portrait of Mrs Leathart & Three Children" - Acquisition

£212,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 1997 Northumberland Wildlife Trust

Northumberland Wildlife Trust Bid

£230,544 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Nov 1997 Mslexia Publications

Mslexia

£39,000 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Them Wifies

Lawnmowers Independent Theatre

£99,897 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Dance North

Go Dance

£175,000 Arts Council England
7 Nov 1997 Byker Area Resource Centre

The project aims to improve the quality of life of Byker residents. The grant will meet committee training costs including the facility for creche provision.

£4,338 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 After Baby Club

The group provide weekly peer support and educational opportunities for new parents in the Walker area, supported by health visitors. The grant will pay for creche costs, tutor fees and materials.

£1,323 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Heaton And Sandyford Toy Library

A toy loan scheme based at a church hall in the Heaton area of Newcastle city providing a service for up to 150 beneficaries, many on low income and lone parents. The group also provide advice and guidance to carers of under 5's in the area of play. The

£3,303 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Housebound and Elderly Activity Group

A weekly support and activity group for sixteen housebound and elderly people living in Newcastle & Gateshead. The grant is for travel and transport for members to and from meetings and to purchase arts and crafts equipment for group activities.

£500 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Scotswood Play Strategy Group

This newly formed group aims to improve play and leisure provision for children and young people in Scotswood area of Newcastle whilst improving standards of living and a safer environment. The grant is to facilitate weekly evening play sessions and two p

£4,804 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Throckley Over 60's Club

Large and active social group for older people living in the Throckley area of Newcastle upon Tyne. The grant is for crockery and an event.

£1,575 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Iranian Association

The Association aims to improve the social and cultural life of the Iranian community in Tyne & Wear and County Durham. The grant is for Management Committee training, publicity materials and cultural events.

£2,200 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Scotswood Magpie's Football Club

A group providing football activities for young people aged 6-12, encouraging the development of social & physical skills. Also to develop individual teams of varying ages and abilities. The grant is to purchase 4 sets of strips and football equipment.

£2,400 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Eastenders Health and Activity Club

An activity group for older people, based in the East End of Newcastle. The grant is for activities which include socials, outings, guest speakers and health promotion.

£710 Community Fund
7 Nov 1997 Scotswood Tenants Action Group

Group have recently re-established after an inactive period in 1996, promoting environmental improvements and involvement of tenants in the Scotswood area of Newcastle upon Tyne. The grant is for a residential training weekend for the management committee

£2,289 Community Fund
16 Oct 1997 Northern Stage (Theatrical Productions)

Equipment

£99,439 Arts Council England
16 Oct 1997 West End Operatic And Dramatic Society

Purchase of office equipment

£11,934 Arts Council England
7 Oct 1997 St James and St Basil, Fenham, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

St James and St Basil, Fenham, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

£20,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Sep 1997 Age Concern Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

This project will expand educational opportunities and provide a range of activities for people with learning disabilities and ethnic minority groups. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a leisure/learning officer and pathway co-ordinator,

£151,399 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Council For Voluntary Service

A project to establish a development team to work with the voluntary sector on inner city and regeneration issues. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ two development officers and a part-time receptionist, fund running costs and purchase o

£197,254 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Scotswood Natural Community Garden Home of Drift Permacult

The project will provide learning and outreach activities, through the use of a community garden site, which will build skills and confidence within local communities. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a co-ordinator and event/workshop o

£46,000 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Millers Dene Family Centre

A project to establish a new creche facility, enabling parents to access learning and training opportunities. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase a prefabricated building and fund associated refurbishment work, employ two part-time crech

£119,748 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Hedgehog Childcare Services Ltd

This project will co-ordinate out of school care provision, and provide educational opportunities to parents and children in the West End of the city. The two year grant will be used to contribute towards the salaries of two childcare managers and six pla

£75,000 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Participation Education Group

A project that will enable young people to participate in peer induction education and support training. The two year grant will be used to fund consultancy, training and running costs.

£98,070 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Search Project

A project to establish and promote leisure and learning opportunities for older people. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ two development workers and an admin assistant, and fund running costs.

£128,017 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 West End Boys Club

A project offering advice, support and information to young people, which will assist in their personal, social and vocational development. The grant, over three years, will be used to refurbish premises, purchase equipment, employ two part-time developme

£84,426 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Community Learning And Enterprise Opportunities

A project to help adults and children gain access to computing skills and set up an out of school club for childen to help promote literacy skills. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a development worker and freelance workers, and purchas

£145,437 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Tyneside Women's Employment Project

This project will provide support, advice and training opportunities to women of Chinese origin. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a development worker and admin. worker, fund running costs and purchase office and other equipment.

£93,182 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 North Benwell Black Residents Support Group

This project will provide advice, information and training opportunities for minority ethnic groups. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a centre co-ordinator and admin/support worker, fund running costs, refurbish a community building and

£248,944 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Arthurs Hill Residents Association

A project run by three local groups working together: the Arthur?s Hill Residents Association; the Stanhope Street North British Residents Association; and the Arthur?s Hill Asian Residents Association. This project will promote the interests and well be

£165,744 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 West End Leisure And Learning

A project that will increase educational and training opportunities to people with low levels of income and lone parents. The three year grant will be used to fund the employment costs of sessional tutors and running costs.

£20,495 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Keyfund Federation Limited

This project will work with young people, helping them to design and run their own training projects. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a co-ordinator and fund running costs.

£94,489 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Community Business Tyneside

A project that will promote community enterprise through education and training. The grant, over two years, will be used to employ freelance tutors, fund training and running costs, and purchase office and computer equipment.

£89,000 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 DIVA Working Towards Non-Violence

A project that will work in local communities to raise awareness of domestic violence. The two year grant will be used to employ a community initiatives worker and admin. assistant, fund running costs and purchase equipment.

£68,230 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 European Social Fund Voluntary Organisation Northern

The project will provide additional resources to develop the capacity of voluntary organisations to enable them to secure European funding. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase office equipment, employ a regional manager, project officer

£105,620 Community Fund
17 Sep 1997 Northern Sinfonia

Pilot Stabilisation Programme, 1

£1,691,781 Arts Council England
17 Sep 1997 Newcastle City Council

Feasibility study to test the viability of joint project

£37,500 Arts Council England
1 Sep 1997 North East Laryngectomees Association

The association supports pre and post operative laryngectomy patients who have difficulty communicating. The grant will purchase four fax machines to keep the district offices in touch as well as paying for an awareness campaign.

£4,750 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 CRUSE Bereavement Care Tyneside

The group provides counselling and practical support to people suffering the effects of bereavement. The grant will be used for video equipment, training, a computer and personal alarms.

£3,975 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Northbourne Street Neighbourhood Forum

This new group has been set up to revive community spirit in a neighbourhood of the West end of Newcastle and one priority is to provide play facilities for their children. They will use the grant to organise a themed playscheme to take place in the mid t

£605 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Ravenswood Road Youth Club

Large youth organisation and registered charity based in the Heaton area with no paid staff. The grant will be used for furniture and recreational items for the group's premises.

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Norland Road Community Centre

The group provides community activities from a building base. The grant will meet costs security fencing to front of building.

£3,500 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 International Women's Group

A new steering group promoting health issues and training to minority ethnic communities. The grant represents start up costs of the group, including training courses.

£2,500 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Walbottle High School Playgroup

A large group based within school campus who have sole and permanent access to outdoor area which they are hoping to surface. The grant will be used for surfacing to the play area.

£1,653 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 C'mon In Club

The Club helps people with learning difficulties to integrate into the community. Several members are deaf or wheelchair users. The grant will fund a day out by coach for the club members to Flamingoland.

£522 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 69th Newcastle Scout Group

The group meet twice weekly in their own building. The grant is for the refurbishment of the hut and tentage.

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Parentline North East

The group provides a telephone advice line for parents who are encountering family problems. The grant will enable the group to purchase audio and computer equipment to use as training aids.

£3,689 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 People to People North East

The group promotes understanding between ethnic groups to tackle discrimination and racial harassment. The grant will be used to fund a programme of events this autumn as well as pay for the distribution of publicity.

£500 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Iraqi Community Association

To provide social and education opportunities to the dispersed Iraqi community. The grant will purchase office equipment and pay for volunteer expenses and publicity to raise awareness of the group.

£4,705 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Fairways Community Association

The group's building is used by minority ethnic and older people's groups. The grant is for a new roof.

£3,900 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Newbiggin Hall-E-Quins Marching Display Band

Group of girls and young women in the Woolsington ward of Newcastle providing education through musical activities. The grant is for transport costs and instruments.

£3,340 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Shieldfield House Tenants and Residents Association

Large membership organisation providing social activities for older people in the east end of Newcastle. The grant is for transport costs and a social event.

£608 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Scotswood Community Project Management Committee

To train the committee to organise initatives to tackle local issues. The grant will pay for a residential training weekend for committee members.

£4,983 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Winteraction

To reduce illness caused by cold conditions through information provision and resources. The grant will meet the costs of producing information packs and hypothermia thermometers for distribution to older people.

£2,042 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Metali

The group provide a safe meeting place for Bangladeshi women. The grant will fund a project for health related activities, educational visit and the purchase of computer.

£4,150 Community Fund
20 Aug 1997 New Writing North

Future Tense

£88,390 Arts Council England
20 Aug 1997 National Disability Arts Forum

Matters of Life and Death

£72,000 Arts Council England
20 Aug 1997 Northern Stage (Theatrical Productions)

New Ways of Working at Northern Stage

£460,000 Arts Council England
12 Aug 1997 Newcastle City Council

Prestwick Carr - Safeguarding for Future

£230,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Jul 1997 Bellingham Town Hall Management Committee

Bellingham Town Hall Clock Tower Restoration

£25,885 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Jul 1997 Benwell Grove Playgroup

The group based in the west end of the city cares for 24 pre-school children. The grant will be used to buy tricycles prams and dolls sit and ride toys table toys multicultural toys and musical equipment for the children.

£800 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Newcastle Disability Forum

The Forum supports and campaigns for people disabled through physical or sensory disability and has 65 volunteers and members. The grant will buy a computer with a voice recognition system a laserjet printer and a telephone headset to allow more members

£4,971 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Scotswood Playgroup

The group meet in the west end of Newcastle providing play opportunities to 54 children throughout the year. The group will purchase a computer meet the costs of family outings renew play equipment and contribute towards volunteer expenses.

£3,300 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 South Tyneside Gateway Club

This active group works with 92 adults with learning disabilities providing social and recreational activities. The grant will be used to buy activity and educational equipment for use by the members.

£699 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Crafts for the Elderly

A group of 14 older people in the Jesmond and Sandyford area actively promoting educational and social benefits through the medium of arts and crafts. The grant will be used to purchase art materials undertake an outing and contribute towards volunteer

£600 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Together We Can Manage Partnership

A consortium of 22 community groups in the Newburn and Lemington area of Newcastle providing peer education to one another involving local people in volunteering opportunities. The grant will pay for costs of a training programme computer and printer

£4,140 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Sugley Church Hall Mother & Toddler Group

The group meet weekly in the west of Newcastle serving Lemington, Denton and Denton Burn in a church hall premises. The grant will be used for soft play equipment, bikes, play mats, and a storage unit.

£1,340 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Scotswood Library Playgroup

The group meet daily within a library in an area of high deprivation, they encourage involvement of parents in outings and training days. The grant will provide play equipment and meet the costs of family outings.

£3,164 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 My Kids and Me

A group of lone parents providing mutual support, formed by ex members of Gingerbread from across Tyneside. The group will use the grant money to buy audio visual and computer equipment for information presentations and administration.

£2,176 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 St Ann's Tenants Association

This community centre near the riverside in the east end of Newcastle has many young and old residents making use of the facilities. The grant will pay for the replacement of the worn out and cracked lino floor with a new vinyl covering so that the commun

£2,548 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 The Anchorian Jazz Band

This uniformed children and youth band draws its 35 members mainly from the west end of Newcastle but travels far and wide to competitions. The Band will replace worn out musical instruments such as kazoos a bass drum tritoms a xylophone and a marimba

£2,976 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 English Martyrs Playgroup

The group are based in the west end of Newcastle in the Fenham area.They meet in a church hall and hold over seven sessions a week. The grant will purchase a range of play equipment for 32 under fives.

£777 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Cowgate Friday Club

The club based on a large estate in west Newcastle has over 100 members and meets every week. The members are mostly elderly and on low income; some are in wheelchairs. The grant will help the group organise a large social event and outing during the s

£1,000 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Cowgate Holiday Group

This savings club organises low cost holidays for 57 low income families living on a large estate in the west of Newcastle. The grant will help the group with the cost of transport to their holiday destination.

£520 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Sour-Faced Rabbit Animations

Sour-Faced Rabbit Animations Studio

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Liar Inc. Writer'S Collective

Billy Liar

£4,950 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 North Fawdon Primary School

The Winds of Change

£4,395 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Magpie Arts

Magpie Arts Exchange

£4,577 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Asian Artists Network

Asian Artists Network (AAN)

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Hands On Art

Hands On Art for the Visually Impaired

£4,650 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Csv Newcastle

Accessible Arts

£4,354 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Christchurch Ce Primary School

Environmental Sculpture Garden

£4,480 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Gairfish: The Book Of The North

The Book of the North Training Project

£4,500 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Cedarwood Trust

Cedarwood Womens' Weekend Writers

£4,840 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 St John Vianney R.C. Primary School

'Art Attack'

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

Writers Briefs

£4,500 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Walker Park, Steel Pan, Samba Carnival

Walker Park Steel Pan Samba Carnival (Community Extension)

£3,951 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Arch Stanton

Arch Stanton

£2,650 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Seaton Sluice 1st School Community Arts Group

Sea Change - Reflecting our Location

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 European Services For People With Autism (Espa)

Stained Glass and Jewellery Making for people with disabilities

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Our Lady And St.Annes Primary

Our Lady and St.Annes Prof. Artist Environ.Enhancement Scheme

£4,830 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Parents In Partnership

Arts 4 U

£4,950 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Quad Communications

Quad Conmmunications Promotional Tour

£4,783 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Belisha Beacon Association

Belisha Beacon Association

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Tyneside Young Gay & Bisexual Men'S Group

Breaking the Barriers: Art Video

£2,950 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Deep Level

Go Forth

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Blakelaw Music & Art Project

Acting Up This Summer

£1,210 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 City Farm (Byker)

Byker Farm Arts

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Mongrel Promotions

Mongrel Promotions

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Flea Pit

The Flea Pit

£3,760 Arts Council England