Lottery grants awarded to North Shields in 1997

23 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
21 Nov 1997 Council For The Borough of North Tyneside

Stag Line Building, North Shields

£297,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Nov 1997 Tyneside Crusaders Juvenile Jazz Band

A juvenile jazz band based in the North Shields area for children and young people. The grant is to purchase seat-belts for the band bus, uniforms and musical instruments.

£4,008 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 The Riverside Community Woodwork Project

A community woodwork project that will provide training opportunities to disadvantaged groups and individuals. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a part-time project organiser, fund running costs, and purchase tools and machinery.

£41,222 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Northern Advisory Group On Disability

The project will provide an electronic communications network to share access and disseminate information between organisations which support people with disabilities. The grant, over two years, will be used to purchase computer and office equipment, and

£131,437 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Dyspraxia Foundation -Tyne And Wear

A project to provide a computer club and cartoon workshops for children, and to update and expand the resource library. Dyspraxia sufferers have difficulties co-ordinating movements and thoughts. The three year grant will be used to fund running costs.

£7,285 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Lesbian and Bisexual Women's Project

An advice, information and support service for lesbian/bisexual women. The grant will meet costs of training volunteers and resourcing the meeting room of the group.

£3,756 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 First Whitley Bay Scout Group

The group runs three weekly sessions. The grant will make a contribution towards a new roof.

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 3rd Tynemouth (Ritsons Own) Scout Group

The group has over a hundred members and is based in North Shields. The grant is for repairs to the Scout Hut roof.

£3,800 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Wallsend Deaf Club

The group provide structured social and leisure activities for 40 adults mostly older people. They meet at a Sheltered Housing unit with sole access to a secure meeting space. The grant will be used for the purchase of a TV and video weekend excursion c

£2,600 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 St Peter's Pre-School

This new group is based in church hall premises and wants to improve the environment for the children. The grant money will enable the group to acquire stacking tables chairs and storage units to furnish their premises.

£2,700 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Avenues

This new group supports women in North Tyneside who are experiencing domestic violence. The grant will be used to purchase computer equipment a minicom and training in counselling deaf awareness and provide creche support.

£2,920 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Spring Gardens Playgroup

The Playgroup looks after 34 pre school children and wanted to replace old equipment which has become unsafe to use. The group will purchase a new climbing frame with a ladder slide attachment climbing net and safety mat.

£997 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Whitley Bay District Scout Council Spectacular Comm.

Whitley Bay District Scouts Christmans Spectacular

£3,633 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Cullercoats Community Association

The Cullercoats Play

£3,650 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Friends Of Clann Na N' Gael Dancing School

Clann Na n' Gael Minor Irish Figure (Formation) Dancing Team

£4,970 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Oddfish Productions

Up

£2,500 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Southlands Youth Group

Southlands Drama Club

£3,835 Arts Council England
13 May 1997 North Tyneside Toy Library

The Library provides a safe play environment for children with special needs, based in North Shields. The grant will help renovate their worn out soft play area and add a ball pool.

£4,435 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Whitley Bay Voluntary Committee for the Blind

The organisation works with visually impaired people, providing a range of social opportunities and encouraging independence through activity programmes and equipment provision. The grant will make a contribution towards the cost of summer outings, and th

£1,250 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Fifteenth Whitley Bay Scout Group

The scout group maintains a cottage in the Cheviots which they and 19 other youth groups have use of during the year for activity breaks. The grant will enable them to improve the very basic facilties including repairs to the roof, sanitation and water su

£4,100 Community Fund
21 Apr 1997 University Of Newcastle Upon Tyne Sailing Club.

Purchase of six 'Laser 2' racing dinghies.

£11,500 Sport England
19 Mar 1997 Waterville Projects For Children And Young People

Access to Insight

£5,000 Arts Council England
10 Mar 1997 Tyne & Wear Museums

Siemens/Harton Locomotive, North Shields - Restoration and Display

£92,100 Heritage Lottery Fund