Lottery grants awarded to North West in 2014

2,983 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
31 Dec 2014 Civic Arts Centre

Civic Arts Centre

£8,600 Big Lottery Fund
30 Dec 2014 Uppermill Conservative Club

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Oldham. The group will use the funding to repair its damaged roof. This wil enable the group to continue to provide its premises within the community for various community groups in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2014 Wild Wings Bird Of Prey (Education and Rehabilitation) Centr

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Warrington for beneficiaries from Bolton. The organisation will use the funding to run therapeutic, confidence building sessions where young people will work with recovering wild birds and their handlers at an after school club. This will enable the beneficiaries to increase their confidence and self esteem, help them settle into school life, raise aspirations and improve educational outcomes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2014 Burnley Road Subscription Bowl

A project in Accrington, Lancashire to purchase a portakabin to act as a tea hut and shelter. This will enable the organisation to provide a meeting place for older people within the community who have become socially isolated as well as offering a facility to accommodate groups of schoolchildren who will be encouraged to take up the healthy and social activity of bowling.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2014 Reach Out and Recover Community InterestCompany

This is a project by a community interest company in Macclesfield, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to run life skills classes in cooking and nutrition and basic IT skills for people with addiction issues who live in supported housing. This will promote independence and improve skills to enable residents to move on to their own accommodation.

£9,120 Big Lottery Fund
28 Dec 2014 St. Mary the Virgin Parochial Church Council

A project to provide a toddlers group for 0-4 year olds. This will provide new activities for children and their families.

£4,696 Big Lottery Fund
27 Dec 2014 Outwood Tenants & Residents Association

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Manchester. The group will use the funding to build the capacity of their volunteers to work with a number of younger people to implement new outdoor projects that will allow people to develop new skills and aid them in finding a job. This will increase the amount of volunteers and also increase the capacity of young people using the youth club.

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund
27 Dec 2014 Queens Park Residents Association

The project will deliver a wide range of services designed to improve the financial and social wellbeing of disadvantaged residents facing issues of poverty In Mereside Housing Estate in South Blackpool. Services include financial advice, form filling, debt advice, advocacy services, housing advice, internet access, ICT training, adult literacy courses, work readiness support, healthy eating and living skills sessions.

£496,727 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2014 Emma Brown

My Subject Is War - WW1 commemorative project

£9,037 Arts Council England
23 Dec 2014 Knutsford Promenades

Knutsford Promenades 2015 Texts from the Front

£14,500 Arts Council England
23 Dec 2014 Dukes Play House Limited (The)

This is a project in Lancaster to run social, creative and developmental drama activities for people who are deaf. This will involve a drama performance and workshops based on deaf drama to raise awareness of the group, attract more participants, to build skills and confidence for those marginalised through disability, and raise awareness of the deaf community and its culture.

£9,673 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2014 Home-Start Knowsley

The project will support hard to reach vulnerable families in Knowsley, addressing their emotional, social and physical wellbeing needs such as breastfeeding support, Fit4Life project, parent and toddler groups, holiday activities and family days out.

£419,817 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2014 Manchester Neighbourhood Care Groups Association

This is a project by a community organisation in Burnage, Manchester to run a pilot project to fund animal assisted therapy sessions for older people over 12 months to examine the benefits of Animal Assisted Therapy with older people. This will aim to reduce isolation and loneliness amongst older people in the local area.

£9,363 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2014 Stick 'n' Step

A project to deliver an outreach pilot in conductive education for children with cerebral palsy in Cheshire. This will provide a structured programme of activities, exercise and techniques that aids the development and provides coping mechanisms for children with cerebral palsy; giving them increased independence and better chances in life.

£9,200 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2014 Clitheroe United Reformed Church

A project by a church in Lancashire to provide disabled access to the church including installing a terry lift platform and widening the entrance. This will ensure that the church and its activities are accessible for all.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2014 Eden Sight Support

This is a project in Penrith, Cumbria to support three outreach sight support centres around Eden, including information and advice, peer support and access to related services and speakers. This will provide outreach support and signposting services for people with visual impairments and people who are blind in the Penrith, Appleby, Alston and Kirkby Stephen areas.

£5,944 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Sounds From The Other City

Sounds from the Other City Festival 2015

£12,000 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2014 Kirkland and Catterall Memorial Hall

This is a project by a registered charity in Wyre. The group will use the funding to install a new children's playground on the village hall field. The council recently removed a playground on the same site that deemed unfit for use. This project will provide a safe place for children and their families.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 West End (Burnley) Community Interest Company

This is a project by a Community Interest Company in Burnley. The organisation will use the funding to provide a selection of outdoor fitness and gym equipment in their park grounds that can be accessed by the local community. This will aim to improve health and wellbeing through improved opportunities for young people to be more physically active with the aim of reducing levels of obesity in young people.

£9,671 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Mawdesley Parish Council

This is a project by a parish council in Chorley. The group will use the funding to resurface the current playground floor as it is unsafe to use bhecause of work carried out by the council to repair a culvert. This will ensure that the community and local children are still able to use the playground as a community facility.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 Liverpool and Merseyside Theatres Trust Limited

This is a project by a Company and registered charity. The group will use the funding to provide an intensive programme of arts intervention activities for young offenders and NEETS. This will include working on the design and construction of a well known play and receiving training to become light and sound technicians.

£9,560 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 Residents Association of Farringdon andThirlmere (RAFT)

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Ribbleton. The group will use the funding to lead a 6 month project that will promote the opening of the new community centre. This will encourage local people to come and try taster sessions within the centre and put forward ideas of how they think the centre can be used to its full capacity to ensure it is fully utilised by the community.

£6,829 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 St Paul's Catholic Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Stockport to develop an outdoor exploration area to enable children to develop social, emotional, behavioural and physical skills. The project will also support children with Special Educational Need or Disability and enable the school to run new outdoor clubs and activities out of school hours.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 Bolton Rugby Union Football Club

Developing and Growing Bolton RUFC

£9,000 Sport England
18 Dec 2014 Pendle Leisure Limited

FitnessMagic

£24,821 Sport England
18 Dec 2014 Dalton Cricket Club

Clubmark Sustainability

£1,320 Sport England
17 Dec 2014 Thorn Grove Primary School

This is a project by a school in Cheadle, Cheshire to develop the school grounds into a new play and performance area. This will allow the school to provide educational activities that will improve health and fitness.

£9,835 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Groundwork Cheshire

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Warrington. The organisation will use the funding to run a pre-employment programme for unemployed people in the local area, this will include training in problem solving, planning, personal finance, health and wellbeing, health and safety and work towards a CSCS card to assist with employment in the construction industry. This will improve team building skills and employability, increase self confidence and improve wellbeing and employment prospects.

£9,694 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 HALDS

This is a project by a charity in Cheshire, serving beneficiaries in Pendle. The organisation will use funding to organise weekend breaks for carers and those they care for. This will enable them to form links with others in the same position, decreasing their social isolation and improving their wellbeing.

£5,250 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Church Drive Primary School

A project by a Primary School in Wirral, Merseyside to install an outdoor creative play area for the benefit of the local community. This will aim to encourage children to play outside and tackle sedentary lifestyles of young people in an effort to reduce obesity and develop fine motor skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside

This is a project by a registered charity and company in Audenshaw. The organisation will use the funding to replace several computers and laptops and buy a shredder, printer and digital camera. This will enable the organisation to increase efficiency in working with families with young children who are experiencing stress or difficulty.

£7,812 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 ME 1 Positive Personal Development Ltd

This is a project by a registered charity and company in Manchester. The group will use the funding to provide money management sessions for young people. This will help young people to learn the importance of money, how to budget and how to take control.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 The Free Lane Community Allotment Society

This is a project by a voluntary and community in Rossendale. The group will use the funding to provide a compost toilet on the allotment site. This will make the site more accessible for people using the facility and will also have disabled access.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Age Concern Liverpool & Sefton

This isa project by a registered charity and Company in Liverpool. The group will use the funding to provide training to its volunteers in relaxation techniques. Volunteers will then provide a programme of relaxation activities to older people. This will help to reduce the stress and anxiety older people experience because of isolation and mental health issues.

£9,955 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 St Stephen's CofE Primary School

This is a project by a school in Bolton. The gorup will use the funding to creat an accessible library within the school for both children and their families. Activities will be ran where children are encouraged to read in an informal and safe setting. This will improve learning and reading skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Litfest

Pilot Development Projects

£14,085 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2014 The Theatre in the Rough Festival

Coastlands

£9,000 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2014 Stephen Hornby

A Very Victorian Scandal

£14,500 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2014 Windows Project, The

Writers Attachment Scheme

£15,000 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2014 Cheeky Cherubs Support and Play Group

This is a project by a voluntary group in Warrington to build capacity for their community group by providing furniture, equipment and play and social activities for families with young children within their rurally isolated village.

£4,725 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Dhamak

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Burnley, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to deliver a variety of workshops, including spoken word, dance, poetry and music with the overall aim of inter-cultural acceptance and awareness, for young people and women from the local area. This will enable participants to learn new skills and encourage cohesion amongst people from different ethnic backgrounds.

£9,425 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Bury/Bolton ME/CFS Support Group

A project by a voluntary organisation in Bolton to run weekly yoga and relaxation sessions for people who have ME, CFS and Fibromyalgia. This will provide a programme of social yoga and relaxation sessions specifically for people with low energy levels which will improve their health and well being and improve their quality of life.

£2,080 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2014 Rob Johnston

War Stories

£7,106 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2014 Toxteth Firefit Hub

A project in Liverpool to establish a music venue for young people across the City delivering fortnightly acoustic music sessions in an effort to engage with hard to reach young people in the local area. This will aim to reduce alcohol misuse amongst young people and enable the organisation to engage with hard to reach young people to provide advice and support.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2014 Cumbria Gateway Limited

Cumbria Gateway Limited is an incorporated organisation established in 2011. It provides a range of services to vulnerable people including an outreach breakfast provision, supported accommodation, structured day care programme and healthy cooking club. Money will be used to fund salaries, activities and other expenses.

£291,533 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2014 The Wellbeing and Enterprise Society

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Wirral. The organisation will use the funding to a programme or art therapy courses restoring redundant furniture for people who are living in areas of deprivation, poverty and mental ill health. This will provide a programme of creative and therapeutic services which will build self esteem, confidence, social and employment skills for those who are unemployed, on low incomes or have mental ill health.

£9,200 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2014 Age Concern East Cheshire

Age UK Cheshire East aims to benefit older people, aged 65 plus in East Cheshire, through the provision of a specialist information, advice, advocacy and outreach service. The emphasis of the project is to improve health and wellbeing, finances, social networks and independence of older people. The development will roll out a more structured outreach provision with the purchase of a fully equipped, mobile information and advice centre, making it easier to visit smaller locations with limited resources.

£299,885 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2014 Wardleworth Community Centre Association

This is a project in Rochdale to purchase computer equipment to provide access, support and training to the local community, targeting unemployed people in benefits who require access for job searches. This will support job seekers to search for employment and meet requirements for benefits claims and increase access to the internet for the local community.

£8,724 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2014 Cheshire West and Chester Council

RE:NEW

£3,000,000 Arts Council England
11 Dec 2014 Halton Carers Centre Limited

Development of an existing project delivered by Halton Carers Centre to support young and adult carers by providing services that have the biggest impact on their lives such as Caring with Confidence courses, social nights, day trips, therapies and podiatry treatments. Adult carers will attend a five week CWC course and young carers a six week CWC course where they will be given information specific carers in Halton.

£404,237 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Community Spirit

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to build capacity for their organisation by using the services of a consultant and volunteer coordinator to build the infrastructure of their organisation in order that they can recruit new volunteers to run community activities and support local projects within their local community.

£8,900 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Wild Colours Art Group

A project by a voluntary organisation in Trafford to run a drop in creative workshops for mixed ability groups including people with learning difficulties, from the local community. This will provide self-expression creative art workshops where people can meet socially, form new friendships, and build confidence and skills through peer support networks.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Elite Sports Academic Foundation C.I.C.

A new pilot project to be delivered by Elite Sports Academic Foundation CIC for the benefit of young people aged 16-19 from Liverpool, Knowsley and Sefton who are either NEET or are disengaged from education. The aim of the pilot is to empower individuals to increase their employability; re-engaging and inspiring them to become more active and have improved confidence and self-esteem to play an active role in the workforce.

£169,404 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Helping Hands

This is a project by a registered charity in Salford. The organisation will use the funding to recruit a coordinator to establish a friendship service supported by volunteers for older residents within their community. This will reduce social isolation amongst older people and provide additional care which is not provided by statutory services.

£9,991 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Coppull Parish Church of England Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Chorley to create an outdoor play area in the school grounds which includes risk based play equipment. This will enable children to develop risk taking behaviour, giving them skills and confidence to improve their personal development for the future.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Allerdale Borough Council

Workington Leisure Centre

£1,500,000 Sport England
10 Dec 2014 Church Action on Poverty Limited

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Manchester serving beneficiaries in Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool and Stockton-on-Tees. The organisation will use the funding to train volunteers marginalised by poverty to use video and photography equipment to tell their story, engage with media and contribute to public debate. This will also provide peer learning events and public exhibitions of the work produced, and help dispel negative stereotyping of those on low incomes or suffering poverty.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 St Margaret Mary's RC Primary School Manchester

A project by a Primary School in Blackley and Broughton, Manchester to create a community allotment garden on the school grounds to be accessible to all of the local community. This will increase access to allotment and outdoor green spaces for local families from a built up area with limited outdoor spaces.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 British Cycling Federation

Major Event

£25,000 UK Sport
9 Dec 2014 West Lancashire Borough Council

Great art to animate and regenerate a town centre

£127,933 Arts Council England
9 Dec 2014 Oldham Metropolitan Council

The Limehurst Village Arts Society

£62,800 Arts Council England
9 Dec 2014 Lucia Cox

Cuckoo

£15,000 Arts Council England
9 Dec 2014 St James' Church of England Primary School

A project in Rochdale to install a new play space and flooring to the school playground which is often unsafe in inclement weather. This will provide a safe environment for pupils, childcare and community groups to access and enjoy throughout the year.

£9,810 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Friends of Landlords RDA

This is a project in Wigan to set up an after school club and provide courses that develops creative writing skills and emotional intelligence of children through learning about and through horses, culminating in showcase events. This will also involve training young people as young leaders and develop a teaching stable to help improve the skills and confidence of beneficiaries

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Chorley Astley Park School

A project by a special needs school in Chorley to develop an outdoor area of land that is safe and secure for use by children and their parents. This will encourage children to learn outside and become involved with forest activities with their families.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

The re-instatement of a previous project, based in Knowsley, to engage disadvantaged local parents in education, volunteering and employment and support them to improve their life chances and those of their families. It will consist of four linked, progressive steps.

£196,208 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Blackburn Youth Zone

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Blackburn. The organisation will use funding to run detached youth work sessions for young people in the community. This will decrease anti social behaviour, building self esteem and aspirations for young people.What Money is for :Recruitment costs, two detached workers for 10 hours per week, management supervision costs, office costs for the project, marketing materials - flyers, posters and video material, event activity costs and final community event.

£9,966 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Xplode Magazine Bolton

This is a project in Bolton for a programme for young people to develop workplace skills and motivation through work experience on ?Xplode magazine? which is created by and for young people and covers social issues such as bullying and obesity; it will also provide skills in CV creation and enhancement, and training and work experience from ASDA, Cineworld and Barclays.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Maryport Rescue

This is a project by charity in Maryport to provide training for their board directors and volunteers. This will build capacity for their organisation and provide them with staffing resources and skills to run a training school and rescue services for the wider community.

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Christ the King Pre-school Playgroup

A project by develop an outdoor area for children to ensure a safe and secure areato encourage children to play outdoors, increase their physical activity and also encourae outdoor learning.

£4,964 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 42nd Street

The Horsfall Space

£589,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Birkenhead Young Men's Christian Association

A project in Merseyside to deliver social science workshops to disengaged people with trips and talks to raise awareness of different cultures, equality and globalisation. This will provide beneficiaries with an understanding of diverse histories and cultures.

£9,520 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Willaston Village Festival Society

A project by a group in Cheshire to provide a series of activities over a 4 day period for the local community to take part in. This project will encourage members of the local community to come together and address isolation issues.

£2,526 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Victim First Limited

A project in Oldham to provide a mentoring programme for Asian males aged between 10 and 17 years old. This will provide support and guidance on the issues surrounding gang land violence and prevent young people from becoming involved by rasing awareness of these issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Whisper Productions

A project in Preston to continue to run a performance group for people with learning, mental health and physical difficulties and to open a new branch in another community. This will enable them to build the confidence of their beneficiaries and breakdown misconceptions and stereotypical imagery around various disabilities through performance.

£8,940 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Alexandra Park Primary School

A project by a school Stockport to provide a new outdoor area that will include a trimtrail and safety surfacing. This will encourage both pupils and children from the local community to take part in activities that will improve fitness and improving health.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Clutton Church of England Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to install an adventure trim trail with safety surface within their school grounds to be used during lunchtimes, before and after school clubs and in holidays. This will improve the play facilities of the rural school for pupils and children in the community to use and enjoy, aiding their physical development and encouraging them to become more active.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Victim first Ltd

A project in Oldham to provide a mentoring programme for Asian males aged between 10 and 17 years old. This will provide support and guidance on the issues surrounding gang land violence and prevent young people from becoming involved by rasing awareness of these issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2014 Lever Bridge PCC

This is a project in Bolton to involve young people from disadvantaged backgrounds or with special educational needs and their families in a camping trip with teambuilding and outdoor activities. This will provide families with an opportunity to have a break with other families, gain teambuilding, social and personal skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 Start in Salford

The expansion of a pilot project by Start in Salford to support older people living in sheltered accommodation and extra care facilities who are at risk of long-term conditions, loneliness and mental health problems. The project will enable them to access creative arts, horticulture and physical activity sessions to enable them to socialise with their peers, integrate within the community and acquire new skills.

£467,650 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 St Aloysius Catholic Primary School

A project by a Primary School in Knowsley, Liverpool to install a trim trail to increase available outdoor activities that stimulate the young people to take part in different types of physical activity. This will aim to reduce and prevent obesity in young people in the local area through increased active play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 Redeeming Our Communities

ROC Football

£4,708 Sport England
5 Dec 2014 Chester Romans American Football Club

Academy expansion and inclusion.

£5,355 Sport England
4 Dec 2014 Ladywood School

A project by a school in Bolton to create an outdoor learning area that will be used to engage children living with complex needs and their families. This will encourage outdoor learning and also bring families together to engage in learning.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2014 Ariel Trust Ltd

A new project by Ariel Trust Ltd for young people who are experiencing, or at high risk of experiencing, a mental health problem with a safe space to talk in the Merseyside area. It will work with them to develop their social resilience through improved confidence, self-esteem and communication skills. A media production model will be used to enable them to explore and share their problems in a non-threatening way, and support them to test out solutions.

£305,214 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2014 H3

H3 is an incorporated charity, started in 2010, which brings together people who have been homeless in Stockport, housing professionals and other agencies, to help local homeless people. The project will work with 300 homeless people in Stockport, who have been in hospital and are about to be discharged, but have no suitable place to go to, or other support, to enable the remainder of the recovery.

£278,460 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2014 Gregson Green

This is a project by a registered charity in Preston. The organistion will use the funding to build capacity for their group in order that they can provide welfare, educational and health services for the wider community. This will provide training and development skills for volunteers and members .This will help them to address community priorities such as health, reducing antisocial behaviour, community engagement, sports provision, cultural events and activities.

£9,905 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2014 South Hulme Monday Club

A project in Warrington, Cheshire to run activities for families and older people and offer volunteer training to local unemployed people. This will create a hub for advice and support to enable the organisation to reduce isolation, improve access to activities for families and older people and offer volunteer training to local unemployed people to improve employment prospects.

£7,200 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2014 St Mary's RC Primary School

A project by a primary school in Horwich, Bolton to deliver afterschool physical activity sessions to pupils who are at risk of obesity or health problems related to sedentary lifestyles and their parents. This will provide families who do not participate in physical activity with healthy lifestyle guidance, physical activities and healthy living sessions in order to encourage healthy and active lifestyles, preventing obesity and health problems.

£9,908 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2014 Tee Time Tigers Community Golf Club

Emergency Flood Relief

£1,900 Sport England
3 Dec 2014 Worsley Cricket Club

A project by a voluntary organisation in Salford to purchase a grounds mower to improve the facilities at Worsley Cricket Club club for the wider community. This will improve and maintain the outdoor space which will encourage more user groups to access and use the facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Saighton CofE Primary School

A project by a school in Cheshire to provide an all weather outdoor area that will be used by both pupils and the local community. This will ensure that all children have the opportunity to take part in physical activityies in a safe and secure environment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Great Clifton Village Hall

A project in Cumbria to carry out repainting and ceiling repair in the large public room at the group?s village hall. This will enable the group to repair worn and unsafe facilities, providing a comfortable venue available for hire by community groups and local residents, encouraging greater use of the hall and the development of new community events and activities.

£3,577 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 St Berteline's CofE Primary School

This is a project by a school in Halton. The group will use the funding to develop an outdoor area that will provide a safe and secure space for children to take part in new extra curricular activities. Activities will include wildlife, bird watching and landscape art. This will project will broaden the experience and allow children to develop new skills outside of the classroom.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Elton Sailing Club & Bury Angling Association

Elton Sailing Club Facilities and Energy Efficiency Upgrade

£35,533 Sport England
2 Dec 2014 Ireby Festival

Ireby Festival

£2,000 Arts Council England
2 Dec 2014 Action for Achievement

Action for Achievement in Liverpool provides young people on the Sparrow Hall estate with cooking and theatre skills, enabling them to cook and perform for the community on a monthly basis (scouse supper evenings). Activities will be run from a renovated former church in the heart of the estate, turning the building into a community centre. This project, created with input from Generation AFA Youth Committee, will continue its existing work and expand opportunities including volunteering.

£229,006 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Community Cutz C.I.C.

A project in Manchester to start up a community salon to offer training opportunities to young people in the local area with services aimed at older people in the local area. This will reduce the risk of offending and involvement in anti social behaviour in young people and reduce isolation, loneliness and depression in older people.

£9,868 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 The Moss Allotment Garden Project for Disabled People

A project in Macclesfield to carry out repairs to a polytunnel on its allotment site as well as fund the costs of a horticulturist experienced in working with people with mental health problems. It will provide growing activities and work experience for people with mental health issues or in recovery from substance addictions.

£9,736 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Chadderton Together

This is a project in Oldham to establish a garden for the local community. This will enable them to run community activities and events, provide intergenerational activities, reduce anti-social behaviour and crime and build community cohesion through gardening facilities and activities.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund