Lottery grants awarded to North West in 2011

1,901 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
26 Dec 2011 Musicians without Borders

Singing without Borders

£29,245 Arts Council England
26 Dec 2011 Green Fold School

Masterpieces

£24,686 Arts Council England
24 Dec 2011 Wellfield Business & Enterprise College

This is a project by a college in Lancashire. The group will use the funding to enable disadvantaged young people to gain skills in planning and organisation, problem solving and communication. In addition, support will be provided to enable young people

£6,954 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2011 DNA Puppetry and Visual Theatre

Cloud Child - early years theatre play

£4,700 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2011 Monkeywood Theatre Company

Once in a House on Fire: Spring Tour 2012

£10,000 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2011 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A widow of a Second World War veteran from Salford has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in May 2012. Funding has been provided for one widow of a Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2011 The Dukes Playhouse Limited

Organisation Development towards transition to NPO

£17,634 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2011 Starving Artists

Days of Light - Production

£10,000 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2011 Lindsey Brocklebank

Ballast Premiere

£7,000 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2011 Najia Bagi

The Electronic Exchange Tour 2012

£2,790 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2011 Poets and Players

Poets and Players 2012

£5,000 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2011 Touchdown Dance

South Asian disability dance research trip

£5,320 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2011 Burnley Play Partnership

This community organisation based in Burnley will use funding to provide free play activities to young people in the area, including trips to farms. In addition they will hold a national play day event to ensure play is recognised in the area. This will p

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Sudden Community Centre

This community organisation based in Rochdale will use funding to provide health based workshops, including health talks from health care professionals and creative workshops, for the benefit of people from BME communities, which will culminate in an exhi

£6,075 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Sustainability Development

This group in Liverpool will use funding to run ICT and business skills training workshops for self-employment and business start-up, and music skills training courses. This will improve the life chances and employability of participants and volunteers.

£9,582 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Manchester Sudanese Tree Development Community

This charity in Manchester will use funding to deliver healthy living workshops including healthy eating, dental education and food labelling to Sudanese members of the community. This will enable them to improve their health and well-being.

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Building Bridges North West Community Interest Company

This group on The Wirral will use funding to provide a debt management service to people living with primary or secondary mental health problems. This will ensure that people receive advice and support on finance related issues that they are unable to res

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Manchester Bangladeshi Women's Project

This charity in Manchester will use funding to undertake building work to expand the space available for exercise classes, and to increase access to other culturally appropriate exercise activities in the area. This was evidenced by a waiting list for cur

£5,810 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 SASRA Limited

This group in Copeland, Cumbria, will be use funding to pay for treadmills in their recently developed community fitness centre. This equipment will be part of a range of equipment to be installed and will help to improve all members of the community's fi

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Burnley Wood Youth & Community Group

This voluntary organisation in Burnley, Lancashire, will use funding to pay for event days and development of a community garden. This will enable the group to help build upon community cohesion, reduce isolation and learn new skills. They will also refur

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Bickerton Court Community

This voluntary organisation in Oldham will use funding to offer basic computer and Internet training to older people living in sheltered accommodation. This will reduce isolation by enabling participants to learn new skills that will facilitate communicat

£9,941 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Lancashire Association of Boys & Girls Clubs.

This charity in Lancashire will use funding to strengthen the organisation through volunteer and staff training including first aid, road safety and mountain biking. In addition the group will also produce marketing materials in order to highlight the ser

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 The Bill Hogarth MBE Memorial Apprenticeship Trust

This charity in Lancashire will use funding to deliver workshops for children and adults in coppice making. This will enable the community to learn about their woodlands and their environment as well as gaining coppicing skills through woodcraft activitie

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Kirkby Lonsdale Rugby Union Football Club Limited

This community organisation in Lancashire will use funding to purchase equipment and deliver nutritional and development courses to local young people. This will enable the group to raise awareness of the benefits of healthy eating, establish youth work p

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Liverpool Lighthouse Limited

This charity based in Liverpool will use funding to provide an 'Equestrian Enrichment programme' to disadvantaged young people, who will take part in farm based activities such as horse riding, stable work and preparing horses. This will give young peopl

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 AAWAZ

This charity in Accrington, Lancashire, will use funding to hold a business planning event. This will shape the future direction of the charity, the work it can maintain in and for the community, and its fundraising strategy.

£3,180 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Number One

This charity in Salford will use funding to deliver advanced woodworking skills classes to boys who are underachieving at school or from disadvantaged areas. This will provide practical activities to boys and young men to improve their skills in woodwork

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Queen's Court Residents Association

This comunity organisation in Ormskirk, Lancashire, will use funding to run introductory workshops in the use of the internet and IT for older people using adaptive technology. This will increase the skills and confidence of older people to access online

£8,210 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Baobao Project and Tabitha Association

This community group in Manchester will use funding to run IT sessions for older people from marginalised communities. This will provide social interaction, improve communication networks, increase access to online services and develop basic skills.

£9,802 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 The Charity Health Visitor Direct

This voluntary organisation in Cheshire will use funding to deliver parenting-based health promotion events in local children's centres, shopping centres and family groups to offer information on topics such as child nutrition, dental hygiene, behaviour a

£6,463 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Diverse Road Safety CIC

This group in Liverpool will use funding to run a number of practical/theory driving sessions for older people. This will support their driving needs as they get older, keep them on the road and maintain their independence and mobility.

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 1st Lancashire Scout Group

This community group in Lancashire will use funding to buy camping equipment and offer outdoor activities such as camping, climbing and archery to all members of the group and accommodate more new members. This will increase the group's capacity to provid

£4,804 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Mary's Parish Centre (Ambleside) Trust

This charity in Cumbria will use funding to purchase new resources and furniture to equip a new room for youth club activities and undertake outreach recruitment of older and disabled young people. This will enable the group to establish a new space for a

£7,225 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Venture Arts Limited

This group in Manchester will use funding to mentor and train people with learning disabilities to enable them to teach art-based skills to children at three schools in the area, culminating in a public exhibition to showcase their work. This will provide

£9,967 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Stella Maris Social Enterprise Limited

This group in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, will use funding to recruit and train volunteers to City and Guilds level 2 to support people with dementia in their own homes. This will improve the quality of life of people with dementia and their carers by reduc

£8,050 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Home-Start Central Cheshire

This charity in East Cheshire will use funding to recruit and train six new volunteers who will provide support to non English speaking families in the area. This will provide additional support to parents and children who are finding it difficult to inte

£9,250 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Sonic Zoo Industries CIC

This group in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, will use funding to run workshops in events management with adults with learning difficulties, and disadvantaged young people. This will improve the skills and confidence of participants and make them more self-re

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Our Lady of Walsingham - Learning Together

This community group in Merseyside will use funding to improve the vocabulary of pre-school children and adults, and develop communication between parents and children. This will build life skills for all beneficiaries, provide a peer support network and

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 100th Salford Scout Group

This group in Salford will use funding to purchase a box trailer to transport equipment for scouting activities. This will enable the group to carry out projects within the community more easily.

£1,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Abdullah Quilliam Society

This charity in Liverpool will use funding to develop new projects such as a friends-of group, promotional literature and awards recognising engagement between Muslims and British society. This will raise the profile of British Muslims in the area in orde

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Weston and Ivy Community Development Group

This voluntary organisation in Cheshire will use funding to bring young and older people together through the production of a community opera. This will address negative relationships between people from different generations and encourage community cohes

£8,422 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Fleetwood Charles Saer Community Primary School

This primary school in Lancashire will use funding to deliver a range of activities such as an after school drama club to raise girls' confidence and a pre-school common room to encourage low attenders. They will also offer support for large families incl

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Windermere CofE Junior School

This primary school in Windermere will use funding to create a safe outdoor classroom area with composting bins, and planting to provide animal habitats and bat and bird boxes. In addition, they will provide equipment for an adventure playground. This wil

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Wallasey District Scout Council

This charity based in The Wirral will use funding to purchase and install an outdoor accessible play area at the outdoor centre they own and manage. This will provide a new outdoor facility for young people to access.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Coldwood Community Foundation Limited

This group in Oldham will use funding to establish an IT suite and run Twilight sessions to meet the needs of the local beneficiaries who work unsociable hours. This will provide a IT facility, and enhance basic skills for the whole community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Rosehill Community Farm and Garden

This community group in Greater Manchester will use funding to re-open an area of community land and provide a community green space. This will provide a new facility where people can go to learn about the environment and improve the land.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Blackburn Warriors JFC

This voluntary organisation in Darwen, Lancashire, will use funding to run a series of cultural workshops alongside a sports tournament for young people, particularly young males. This will improve cross-cultural understanding and community cohesion.

£9,310 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Rosebank School

This Community Special School in Cheshire will use funding to run a programme of music therapy sessions for pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorder. This will develop participants' communication, social interaction and shared play skills.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 The Lancashire Partnership Against Crime Limited

This charity based in Preston will use funding to create a play based on forced marriages by engaging and consulting with people affected by the subject and developing the play with young people in the area. In addition they will create resource packs sig

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 SAHA

This charity in Liverpool will use funding to deliver a health awareness programme targeting young Somali women to include topics such as healthy eating, nutrition and weight management. This will educate participants to adopt a healthier lifestyle and re

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Come Alive at 55

This charity in Liverpool will use funding to deliver gardening and growing sessions for people and their families who have suffered from a stroke. This will aid rehabilitation by enabling participants to develop muscle strength, as well as recovering los

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 All Together Now! Ltd

This voluntary group in Liverpool will use funding to provide magazine dispensers to ensure that their bi-monthly disability awareness magazine is picked up by people across the region. This will ensure that the magazine will reach new beneficiaries in La

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Innovate Volunteering CIC

This group in Wigan will use funding to run a programme of a activities for families who have experienced domestic violence and those who live in supported housing. Activities will include family support and life skills, cumulating in a camping weekend. T

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Blackrod Primary School

This primary school in Bolton, Lancashire, will use funding to develop a produce garden within the school grounds for use by whole families of pupils at the school. This will engage hard to reach families in positive activities, reduce anti-social behavio

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Penwortham Middleforth Church of England Primary School

This school in Preston will use funding to involve parents, children and community members in a project to increase understanding of identity and cultural diversity which will involve guest speakers from different communities and an art project celebratin

£4,892 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 The Milnthorpe Bowling Club

This group in Milnthorpe, Cumbria will use funding to pay for the provision of new toilets and modification to building facilities. This will enable them to provide more adequate amenities and increase access.

£4,485 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Cherry Tree Crown Green Bowling Club

This voluntary organisation in Blackbirn, Lancashire, will use funding to relay paths and border around the bowling green and provide an all weather covered area. This will increase accessibility and safety for players and spectators at the bowling club,

£6,750 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Kelbrook and Sough Village Hall

This charity in Barnoldswick, Lancashire will use funding to replace a damaged ceiling in the village hall and upgrade the lighting. This will improve a community facility to ensure its continued use.

£5,400 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 The Oaks Primary School

This primary school in Bolton will use funding to establish an after school IT learning club for the benefit of children and their families, as well as creating a community web page where families can showcase their efforts and delivering a celebration ev

£8,290 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Willaston Primary School

This primary school in Cheshire will use funding to provide positive and educational after school and holiday workshops for children and families who have been affected by recent traumatic events. This will improve the emotional well-being of participants

£9,720 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Yellow House Cultural Centre

This charity in Liverpool will use funding to run a series of workshops targeted at 15 to 18 years old with learning difficulties and special needs. The workshops will develop basic skills, self-esteem, aspirations and confidence, alongside media producti

£6,425 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Havannah Lane Allotment Association

This voluntary organisation in St Helens will use funding to install a composting toilet at the allotment site, enabling the organisation to expand their activities by accommodating visitors and users for longer. This will improve the facilities so that c

£9,972 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Lea Community Primary School

This primary school in Preston will use funding to purchase ICT equipment in order to establish ICT classes and drop-in sessions for pupils, parents and the wider community. This will enable people from deprived backgrounds to access IT equipment and trai

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Quays Community Centre

This charity in Cheshire will use funding to refurbish their community centre to ensure it is fit for purpose. This will encourage more users to use the centre and provide a safe environment where local people can take part in community activities.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Mary's Parochial Church Council

This community organisation in Widnes, Cheshire, will use funding to install double glazed windows throughout the community centre. This will provide a more energy-efficient building and a warmer environment for facility users, in particular the very youn

£9,188 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Stretford Grammar School

This school in Manchester will use funding to establish a wildlife and food growing site within the school grounds. This will provide pupils and the local community the opportunity to learn about local wildlife and growing their own food and also provide

£8,590 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Women Integration Project Organisation

This voluntary organisation in Bury will use funding to purchase IT equipment and deliver IT classes and English courses to women. This will enable beneficiaries to learn basic IT skills and English in order to reduce isolation and give them the confidenc

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Sporting Challenge

This charity in West Lancashire will use funding to provide fitness and social activities, including swimming, fitness training, zumba/aerobics and Wii sessions for people with learning difficulties. This will provide fitness and social activities for dis

£6,150 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Sacred Heart Breakfast and After School Club

This community group in Lancashire will use funding to purchase equipment and run a fun and fitness club for local children.

£2,821 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 SS Simon and Jude Church of England Academy Trust

This primary school in Bolton will use funding to run a programme of extra-curricular performing arts activities, culminating in performances for the local community and neighbouring schools. This will encourage the children, including those newly arrived

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Enabling Through Sound & Music

This is a project by a community group in Morecombe. The group will use the funding to enable testing of a sound system technique/therapy to help people with stress related illnesses. This will provide ethical testing for a new technique, which will be us

£2,756 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Horwich Town Council

This town council in Horwich will use funding to provide a fitness inspired project for young people in the area. Activities will include dance and self defence and will encourage young people to take part in positive new activities.

£8,660 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Abney orchestra

Spinning a Yarn

£6,000 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2011 Helen Knowles

Youtube screen print series and exhibition.

£9,980 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2011 Faith Network For Manchester (FN4M)

This community group based in Manchester will use funding to redecorate a unit, to run a multi-faith space and run training and workshops on issues of concern such as racism and caring for dependants. This will help to improve understanding between differ

£9,638 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Ellesmere Port Parochial Church Council

Saint Lawrence Church

£38,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Farnworth St Luke's Parochial Church Council

St Luke's Church

£69,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of St Mary

St Mary's Church

£192,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC Ormside

St James' Church

£37,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of Crosby Ravensworth

St Lawrence Church

£117,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of St Cuthbert's

St Cuthbert's Church

£31,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of St Helen's

St Helen's Church

£23,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of St Peter and St Paul, Bolton by Bowland

Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul

£44,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Swinton and Pendlebury PCC

Church of St Peter

£74,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of St Peter, Ashton Under Lyne

St Peter's Church

£187,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of St Michael & All Angels

St Michael and All Angels Church

£101,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Peter's PCC

St Peter's Church

£179,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Vincent De Paul Parish

St Vincent de Paul

£171,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Francis Xavier Parish Council

St Francis Xavier

£147,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Parochial Church Council of St Michael's

St Michael and All Angels Church

£101,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Mary's Parochial Church Council

St Mary the Virgin

£46,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 The PCC of the parish of Chester:St Peter with St John the B

The Parish Church of Chester: St John the Baptist

£65,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Huncoat Allotment Association

This community organisation based in Accrington will use funding to make their allotment site more accessible and secure for the benefit of the wider community. This will enable the group to open up the allotment to the wider community and enable communit

£4,162 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Pupil Support Centre

This pupil referral unit in Wigan, Greater Manchester, will use funding to pay for an after school and holiday enrichment programme for young people who are unable to attend mainstream school. Activities will include street dance, self defence, life skill

£8,571 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Middleton Day Centre

This charity in Rochdale will use funding to provide a programme of activities for disadvantaged community members including people with disabilities, sufferers of abuse and those who are homeless. The project will involve cooking on a budget, meal planni

£5,529 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2011 Ogaden Community of Greater Manchester

Ilays Heritage Project

£29,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2011 FACT (Foundation For Art & Creative Technology)

FACT 2012

£89,000 Arts Council England
16 Dec 2011 Soup Collective

Resonance

£10,000 Arts Council England
16 Dec 2011 Poetic Republic

MAG Poetry Prize 2012

£8,490 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2011 Blackpool Council Heritage Service

Blackpool Illuminations

£49,500 Heritage Lottery Fund