Lottery grants awarded to North West

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
21 Apr 2015 The Life Story Network CIC

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to work with organisations and partners within the community to support families and carers of people living with dementia through a programme of support and resources. Training and guidance on practical techniques and tools for carers to maintain relationships and communication will be provided.

£9,448 Big Lottery Fund
21 Apr 2015 St Oswald's CofE Aided Primary School

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to install an outdoor adventure trail on the school field with equipment designed to encourage active and healthy play suitable for children of all ages. This will enable the organisation to provide pupils, local community groups, extra-curricular clubs and the wider community with a safe and accessible play facility that can be used during and outside of school time.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Apr 2015 HEAT

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to deliver a domestic abuse awareness programme for young women aged 16-24yrs who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse and violence. This will deliver interventions designed to empower women to make positive choices about their lives by providing information and group support.

£9,882 Big Lottery Fund
21 Apr 2015 Turton Football Club

Pitch Restoration & Drainage

£7,008 Sport England
20 Apr 2015 Baxenden St John's Church of England Primary School

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to create an allotment on the school site that will be used during and after school, for activities with parents, and by other children's groups in the area. This will increase understanding of the relationship between nutrition and health and help to improve parent-child interaction.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Support for Wigan Arrivals Project

A scheme to provide advocacy and support vulnerable people from different ethnic backgrounds. The project will provide one-to-one support and will include information on housing, finance, health services and local amenities. The project will also run a befriending scheme for beneficiaries of the project to act as mentors to help others seeking support.

£426,279 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Safa Cumbria

A project to make a positive difference to the lives of young people aged over 13 who self-harm. Working to identify the underlying issues that cause self harming, the project will provide one to one counselling and psychotherapy for up to 120 beneficiaries per year, preparing them to receive and respond to counselling and guiding them to move forward into vocational and educational activities.

£383,543 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Croxteth and Gillmoss Community Federation

The organisation will use the funding to run a 12 month pilot offering drop in food parcels for referred people five days per week managed by a team of volunteers, advice and support and create pathways from food poverty for people in the local community. This will address the underlining factors that have led to food poverty and provide advice and support to progress out of food poverty addressing issues such as debt, welfare benefits, training and employment.

£8,039 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 BEE Wirral

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to offer art courses and therapy for local residents with mental health issues to improve their health and wellbeing.

£7,670 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Rochdale Boroughwide Cultural Trust

More than Dance

£47,920 Sport England
20 Apr 2015 Padiham Sports Club

This organisation will use the funding to deliver a two-week festival celebrating the town and publicising services and opportunities available to the local community, with various activities, a fun run and a community exhibition. This will enable the groups to provide local residents with positive, healthy activities to encourage greater community cohesion, as well as encourage engagement with physical activity and local community groups to improve health and wellbeing.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
18 Apr 2015 Friends of Farnworth Memory Cafe

The organisation will use the funding to expand their current programme of meeting and activities for people living with dementia and their carers. This will provide respite and peer support to carers and reduce social isolation.

£9,910 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2015 Action for Achievement

The organisation will use the funding to provide activities and a residential for young people in the local area based around cryptozoology as an innovative vehicle to engage young people in the project. This will aim to reduce isolation and divert young people from involvement in gang culture through positive diversionary activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2015 Friends of Regent Park

The organisation will use the funding to purchase appropriate IT equipment, promotion resources and basic training for management committee members and volunteers. This will increase the effectiveness of the organisation by enhancing its capacity and reach and by creating an online presence.

£7,762 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2015 National Youth Advocacy Service

National Youth Advocacy Service

£4,980 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2015 Ellesmere Port & Neston Association of Voluntary & Community

Aa project to promote social integration improve health/wellbeing and employment opportunities for migrants from Central and Eastern European countries into the community of Ellesmere Port. The project will promote UK Culture, History and Etiquette, and practical skills such as; learning English, financial management and budgeting, and will include advice on health care, schooling, child care, employment and CV writing.

£301,083 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2015 Friends of Jubilee Park

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to run activities for young people and create an area for dog walkers to socialise in the park. This will aim to reduce anti social behaviour through diversionary activities and address dog fouling to improve this local community space.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2015 Salford Community Leisure Limited

Sports Facility Strategy

£10,000 Sport England
16 Apr 2015 Wigan Warriors Community Foundation

Warriors Spirit - Disability Sports Project

£5,376 Sport England
15 Apr 2015 Aim2Inspire Community Interest Company

The organisation will use the funding to deliver afterschool club activities for local children with and without disabilities. This will bring together children with disabilities and able-bodied children to reduce isolation, bullying and victimisation of children who suffer from disabilities.

£7,571 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 King David High School

The organisation will use the funding to run family health and fitness activities and events include healthy living and first aid training, family fitness club, community family days, family life skills and development of business plan to facilitate a community hub for the organisation. This will improve the health and well being of people from the school and wider Jewish community, it will tackle specific health issues including obesity and diabetes; and support the development of a community hub.

£9,981 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 Skerton (Lancaster) Community Association

The organisation will use funding to purchase computer equipment, run community sessions and pay for residential activities for young people and the wider community. This will help the wider community to develop a range of skills, confidence and reduce their isolation.

£8,409 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 The Well

The organisation will use the funding to open a recording studio to engage people into recovery from substance and alcohol. This will support the needs of families, people leaving re-hab, detox, treatment centres and prisons through music in an effort to reduce the risk of relapse.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 New Openings

Project Summary :The organisation will offer training and activity sessions targeting people with learning difficulties to help them cope with feelings of low self esteem and reduced quality of life, as well as giving them opportunities to socialise and support each other. Sessions will involve an artist support worker, day trips to Manchester, York and Blackpool, plus training days.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 Dramatic Action

The organisation will use the funding to enable their members, who are vulnerable adults with multiple issues, the opportunity to plan and run an event with inspirational speakers and local support organisations to inspire their members to overcome difficult life challenges. This will build new skills and raise confidence and aspirations and engage participants with local organisations who can offer advice and support.

£9,699 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 Lakes College West Cumbria

A project to deliver work placement opportunities for people with learning disabilities. The project will provide activities including a sports and fitness programme with an emphasis on teamwork, and vocational and work-awareness training courses. The scheme will also encourage beneficiaries to get involved with community organisations, and provide opportunities to study in subjects such as ICT, local history, fine arts, photography and performing arts.

£196,639 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 The Story Arc CIC

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to deliver creative writing workshops to people who are homeless or making the transition to securing a home following a period of homelessness. This will enable participants to improve their communication, literacy skills and confidence, as well as use creative writing as a means of telling their stories and expressing themselves, which will culminate in a public exhibition to raise awareness of homelessness.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 Church Minshull Village Hall

Sport for all ages

£1,500 Sport England
15 Apr 2015 Carlisle Photo Festival 14

Carlisle Photo Fringe - Visualising the Animal

£10,117 Arts Council England
15 Apr 2015 Culture Warrington

Meet in the Middle guest curator and commissions

£15,000 Arts Council England
15 Apr 2015 The Gap

Exploring The Gap

£13,927 Arts Council England
15 Apr 2015 John Davies

Out of the Archive

£8,975 Arts Council England
15 Apr 2015 Didsbury Arts Festival

Didsbury Arts Festival 2015 Commissions

£13,620 Arts Council England
15 Apr 2015 Katerina Young

Katus & Yankuba Conteh UK Tour The Spring of 2022

£7,500 Arts Council England
14 Apr 2015 Broughton & District Club

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish and upgrade its kitchen and catering facilities. This will enable the organisation to maintain and expand the range of community activities it provides.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2015 Friends of Horwich Memory Cafe

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to build capacity for their organisation through staff training and extra resources and equipment. This will help them to provide additional social and recreational activities for people with dementia, as well as providing support, respite and additional social and recreational activities for their carers, improving general health and well being, relationships and coping strategies.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2015 St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install adventurious playground equipment and safety flooring in the school grounds for use by children during and after school and for out of school acitivities and groups. This will increase the physical activity and wellbeing of the children thereby improving their development and communication skills.

£9,955 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2015 East Lancashire Deaf Society Limited

A project to introduce a new way for deaf young people, aged 18-24 to be taught basic literacy and numeracy. The project will enable Deaf Young People easier access to apprenticeships, traineeships, further/higher education, and employment, by bringing their skills up to par with their hearing contemporaries.

£224,450 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2015 Alsager Gardens Assocation

The organisation will use the funding to replace and upgrade the toilet facilities at two allotment sites in the town. This will enable residents to continue to use the facilities and make the allotments suitable for use by older people, people with disabilities, and families with young children who are currently discouraged from using the allotments because of the lack of suitable toilet facilities..

£8,486 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2015 Burnley Play Partnership

The organisation will use the funding to deliver free holiday play activities and a family play day event to children who are in the care of other family members due to difficulties at home. This will enable the group to reach children and young people who may be unable to attend play activities due to financial or social barriers, and provide respite support for family members experiencing stress during school holidays.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2015 Lakeland Sinfonia Concert Society

Concert Series

£23,700 Arts Council England
14 Apr 2015 Burnley Leisure Trust

Mechanics Arts Programme (MAP)

£86,050 Arts Council England
14 Apr 2015 Macclesfield Barnaby Festival

Barnaby Festival 2016

£89,500 Arts Council England
14 Apr 2015 Sefton O.P.E.R.A

The organisation will use the funding to develop a programme providing support to older men in the area with social opportunities and advice about issues relating to men?s health, with the aim of improving health and social opportunities for older men.

£6,645 Big Lottery Fund
13 Apr 2015 N-Gage

A project in to support disadvantaged young people aged 7-11 to reach their potential. The scheme will offer opportunities and support for young people to be more active, develop resistance to peer pressure in relation to smoking, crime, drugs and alcohol and raise their self esteem, aspirations and skills development. The scheme will run a fully equipped motorised community engagement unit to offer mobile youth services to wards that lack youth services and engage with those hardest to reach.

£339,176 Big Lottery Fund
13 Apr 2015 Dearham Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to provide equipment and facilities for their sensory room. This will provide sensory facilities for children from their school with SEN and weekly sensory activities for those from the wider community to aid their social, mental and physical development and give them better chances in life.

£7,800 Big Lottery Fund
13 Apr 2015 St Maria Goretti Catholic Primary School, Preston

The organisation will use the funding to install adventurous play equipment in the school grounds to be used with parents in parenting classes and help them understand the importance of play in child development. This will increase the interaction between parents and children, and the ability of parents to support their children appropriately.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Apr 2015 Westleigh Cricket Club

Project Summary :The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen, toilets and shower areas at its club building to make it suitable for use by the wider community. This will enable the group to remove old, unsafe and worn amenities and replace them with appropriate facilities to provide an attractive and safe community building for events and activities.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
13 Apr 2015 Faces

The group will use funding to run hairdressing and make-up courses, along with CV writing and interview technique sessions, for female Orthodox Jews. This will provide beneficiaries with culturally sensitive training, with the aim of reducing local unemployment as well as creating volunteering opportunities.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2015 Low Moor Reading Rooms And Club

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to install disabled toilet facilities at the club and widen the pathway. This will ensure that the club is easily accessible for people with disabilities and mothers with young children.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2015 Bolton-By-Bowland Village Hall Trust

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to refurbish the toilet facilities at the village hall and ensure they are suitable and hygienic for community use.

£7,680 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2015 First Great Eccleston Scout Group

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to replace the drainage system at the venue which is used for a range of community activities and by a variety of community groups. This will ensure that the venue is able to continue to be used as a community facility and the activities maintained.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2015 Low Moor Reading Rooms And Club

This organisation will use the funding to install disabled toilet facilities at the club and widen the pathway. This will ensure that the club is easily accessible for people with disabilities and mothers with young children.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2015 Westwood and Coldhurst Women's Association

A project to provide a range of services for hard to reach women and girls in Oldham, in particular those of Bangladeshi origin. Supported by volunteers the project will provide English and employment skills, raise awareness of the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and also provide support and information on target issues including domestic violence, and forced marriages.

£231,931 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2015 Perth Community Centre Limited

A project to support disadvantaged residents with poor health and low income. The project will establish a new community befriending service, where residents will be visited in their home to provide information, advice and guidance on the various services offered at the community centre such as healthy eating, walking groups, smoking cessation, cancer awareness and advice on financial matters, including benefit allowances, universal credits, financial budgeting, credit unions and fuel poverty.

£132,704 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2015 Brinscall & Withnell Athletic & Recreational Association

New Drainage to BWARA pitch & Brinscall St John's School

£17,501 Sport England
9 Apr 2015 Welsh Curling Association

WCA 2015/16

£1,500 Sport Wales
8 Apr 2015 G-Force

The organisation will use the funding to run twelve open to all cultural and culinary events in their community cafe and produce a booklet to celebrate the events and share cultural recipe?s. This will celebrate the wide range of cultures, races and religions represented within the local community and provide a community cookery book to support community cohesion and ease racial tensions between communities.

£9,604 Big Lottery Fund
8 Apr 2015 Swinton, Pendlebury & Clifton Care Of The Elderly Associatio

The organisation will use the funding to purchase and install an industrial dishwasher in their community day centre to benefit service users including older people who are isolated in their own homes. This will reduce the need for older people with mobility issues to wash dishes and enable them to spend more time socialising; it will also allow the organisation to cater for more groups and service users within the day centre.

£1,900 Big Lottery Fund
8 Apr 2015 Cheshire Artists Network

The Fountains Project

£3,082 Arts Council England
8 Apr 2015 Outside The Bedroom

Modular Music Lab - Artistic Residency

£8,700 Arts Council England
8 Apr 2015 Hard Graft Theatre Company Limited

An Early Grave

£14,795 Arts Council England
8 Apr 2015 David Agnew

The Lost Carnival

£15,000 Arts Council England
8 Apr 2015 Emma Hill

#ChipShoptheMusical

£14,995 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2015 Witherslack Parish Hall

The organisation will use the funding to replace the ceiling and floor in the main hall of their parish hall. This will help the organisation to ensure the safety of their facilities to enable them to use their hall as a community venue.

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
7 Apr 2015 IGA Learning Support (ILS)

The organisation will use the funding to increase their provision of IT skills sessions and allotment workshops for people in the local area which do not have English as their first language. This will improve integration and social isolation of families who have recently arrived in the area.

£9,069 Big Lottery Fund
7 Apr 2015 Halton Village Millennium Green Trust

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of community events. This will enable the organisation to bring intergenerational groups together to promote cohesion and engender pride in the village.

£5,050 Big Lottery Fund
7 Apr 2015 Access Ability CIC

The organisation will use the funding to provide training on deafness and mental health to raise community awareness and understanding on disability and well-being through workshops and progression training for the benefit of the local community. This will reduce isolation and encourage social inclusion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Apr 2015 Darnhill Festival Association

The organisation will use the funding to organise and deliver a range of positive, diversionary activities for young people exhibiting anti-social and nuisance behaviour which will be launched at a community festival. This will engage the young people in positive activities which challenge and address their negative behaviour, and improve the perception of young people by residents of the area.

£9,855 Big Lottery Fund
7 Apr 2015 Fleetwood Cricket and Sports Club

To level and drain a well used cricket pitch.

£3,769 Sport England
7 Apr 2015 Great Boughton Parish Council

Thackeray Drive Playing Pitches

£10,000 Sport England
7 Apr 2015 Aspatria Rugby Union Football Club Ltd

Drainage of the 1st team pitch

£4,788 Sport England
7 Apr 2015 Rainhill High School Media Arts College

Reach For The Sky

£9,989 Sport England
7 Apr 2015 Brouhaha International

Brouhaha Think Local Act International .

£60,000 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2015 Bolton Music Service

World Voice Residency

£46,200 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2015 24:7 Theatre Arts Network Ltd

24:7 Big Weekend / 2016 Trailblazer

£50,000 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2015 Wales Rugby League

WRL 2015/16

£7,500 Sport Wales
6 Apr 2015 St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to develop an eco wildlife sensory garden on the school grounds as an area to run sessions for young people outside of school hours. This will increase communication skills and increase social skills with the aim of improving behaviour and reducing sedentary play.

£9,400 Big Lottery Fund
2 Apr 2015 Middleton Parish Church School

The organisation will use the funding to create a food growing area and woodland area within the school grounds which are accessible to the wider community. This will improve the language skills of children whose first language is not English, and the integration of their families into the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Apr 2015 South West Angling & Sports Association

Project Summary :The organisation will use the funding to clear an unused area of land at the group?s angling site to remove fly tipping waste and create a wildlife area. This will enable the group to clear an area that is currently inaccessible and hazardous, replacing it with a community garden that will attract local wildlife and provide an accessible facility for education, relaxation, and recreation.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
2 Apr 2015 Signpost Stockport For Carers

A project to deliver a dedicated advice and support service for carers of people with dementia. The scheme will provide a bespoke home visiting service to offer information and signposting to a range of support services tailored to the carers needs, and will offer practical support in completing benefits forms, financial and legal information. The project will further provide contingency planning advice to minimise the impact of caring and support the carer?s physical and mental health.

£198,830 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2015 Merseyside Sports Foundation

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to offer a 42 week health and fitness project to employed people in the local area. This will improve the health and fitness of local employees and address sedentary lifestyles in an effort to reduce health issues linked to physical inactivity.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2015 Fazakerley Health and Wellbeing Forum

The organisation will use the funding to purchase bikes and equipment and start delivering supported cycling sessions and safety workshops with a professional cycle leader. This will provide local families and people of all ages and abilities with support to help them learn safety techniques, maintenance, and the benefits of cycling in order to encourage greater physical activity using an environmentally-friendly mode of transport for travel, exercise and recreation.

£9,870 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2015 Cheshire Academies Trust Ltd

Project Summary :The organisation will use the funding to install defibrillator machines at each of their three schools, and provide training in using the equipment. This will improve the health and safety for staff, pupils and visitors, and be available for use by local community groups for emergencies.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2015 Alcoholic to Alchemist

The organisation will use the funding to run workshops, hold a two day seminar and create a website focussing on the problems of alcoholism. This will enable the organisation to help people who are living with alcoholism and reduce the anti-social behaviour that arises from street drinking.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2015 Lee Shannon

Farucchio Peru is Extraordinaire

£8,248 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Comfort and Joy

Sound Dimensions Festival

£14,700 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Jennifer Steele

Looking Back-Moving Forward- Research & Development

£12,484 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Switchflicker Productions

Happiness

£5,295 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Steve Biko Housing Association

UK 2 SA Active In Arts Project

£15,000 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 William Titley

Demolition Street

£8,332 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Lower Kersal Young Peoples Project

Project Shed

£13,000 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Artful Playground

The Toothy Adventures of Davy Denture

£14,103 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Babel Theatre

Mini tour of You Must Be The One To Bury Me

£10,790 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Annie Carpenter

Arctic Archipelago

£8,169 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 L?onie Higgins

Late Night Love R&D

£8,609 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Lucy Pankhurst

Pathways

£5,250 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Mid Pennine Arts

Songs From The Singing Ringing Tree

£59,780 Arts Council England
31 Mar 2015 Salute Limited

The organisation will use the funding to purchase additional IT equipment and recruit additional volunteers to support Service personnel returning to civilian life and unemployed adults to access employment opportunities. This will improve the life chances of participants by providing access to practical and emotional support to help them gain employment.

£9,060 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2015 Ditton Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver forest school sessions after school with school and pre-school children and their families in the local community. This will aim to reduce the risk of obesity through improved health and wellbeing taking part in outdoor activities and reduced sedentary play.

£8,100 Big Lottery Fund