Lottery grants awarded to Morpeth in 1997

23 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
7 Nov 1997 Pegswood Colliery Residents Association

A residents association working to improve the environment in a small ex-colliery village in Castle Morpeth. The grant is to purchase tools, equipment and storage facilities and to install security lighting.

£1,800 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Goosehill Goslings Preschool

This project will provide an increased range of educational activities for children under school age. The one year grant will be used to refurbish premises, purchase office equipment, secure storage and children's play equipment.

£7,700 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Ulgham Women's Institute

This is the only facility in area and is used by other community groups. The grant will be used towards the renewal of the heating system and roof insulation of the hall.

£3,158 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Tyneside Kidney Patients Association

The Association has over 600 members and helps them by providing information about contacts, benefits, welfare facilities and sources of support. A computer purchased with the grant will be used to establish a sophisticated database for more effective com

£3,174 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Netherton Memorial Hall

This village hall is located in a remote rural area in Northumberland. The grant will be used to replace worn out tables and chairs and pay for the installation of an inside gents toilet.

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Stannington Village Hall

The village is located in a rural area of Northumberland, with a small local population. The grant will pay for rewiring and upgrading the electrical system and fittings in the hall which needs doing for safety reasons.

£4,569 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Cresswell Village Hall

The hall is used by a number of local groups including the Women's Institute. The grant will be used to purchase folding tables and chairs for the hall.

£3,124 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Belsay Pre-School Playgroup

The playgroup is located in a small, rural village school in Northumberland. The grant will pay for carpets and furniture for a newly acquired mobile classroom situated in the grounds of the school.

£3,767 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Morpeth Teen Bar Project

To provide an accessible alcohol-free meeting place for young people. The grant is for furniture, soft furnishings, carpeting and music system.

£5,000 Community Fund
16 Jul 1997 Ellington Colliery Band

Purchase of new instruments and equipment

£54,478 Arts Council England
1 Jul 1997 Northumberland National Park Search And Rescue Team

The team rescues over 30 missing people every year who have got lost in hazardous conditions. The grant will purchase 13 handportable radio sets to improve response time during operations by coordinating team members searching over a wide area.

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Debt Advice Within Northumberland

This new group established in June 1996 aim to provide a dispute resolution service. It is led by Victim Support. The grant will provide accredited training of community mediators meet the costs of the launch and publicity of project and enable three vol

£4,800 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Mid Northumberland Branch British Diabetic Association

The group works with people experiencing health problems in the Wansbeck, Alnwick and Blyth Valley area and provides educational meetings and mutual support. The group will purchase a photocopier and electronic typewriter to help with their administration

£453 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Middleton and Todridge Village Hall

The hall is the centre of a small rural community in Northumberland. The grant will enable the villagers to refurbish their old kitchen bringing it up to a satisfactory standard so the hall can retain its Entertainment Licence.

£4,800 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Werca'S Folk

Folk to Folk

£4,350 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Mid-Northumberland Chorus

Chorus Development Project

£2,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Paperworks

Paper Potential

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Blyth Town Band

Blyth Town Band Residential Training Weekend

£1,264 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Quadro Ariano

Quadro Adriano:Home and Away

£4,790 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Wansbeck Youth Concert Band

In Tune With Youth

£5,000 Arts Council England
13 May 1997 Northern Outlook

This self help group was established by families to provide challenging leisure and recreational facilities for visually impaired young people. The grant will provide a computer with a 'text to speech' facility to improve information dissemination to memb

£2,196 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Northumberland Hospital Radio

The group provides a radio broadcasting service for hospitals in Northumberland, training/work experience for students, and facilities and support for the local talking newspaper. The grant will provide a training resource for volunteers through the addit

£2,763 Community Fund
19 Mar 1997 Upper Coquetdale Film Group

Upper Coquetdale Past and Present: For the Future

£5,000 Arts Council England