Lottery grants awarded to Workington

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
29 Jun 2017 Northside Primary School

The funding will be used to install outdoor play equipment on the school grounds. The project aims to encourage children to take part in physical exercise in order to address obesity levels.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jun 2017 Allerdale Borough Council

Workington Nature Partnership

£8,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 Ashfield Junior School

The funding will be used by a primary school to install a decked gazebo outdoor shelter in a woodland area of the school grounds. The project aims to facilitate extra-curricular activities for children and families in the area and increase their access to and participation in outside physical activity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jan 2017 Cumbria Advice Network

The funding will be used to deliver a training programme for specialist staff, volunteers and other workers of a charitable organisation in Cumbria. This will develop their knowledge about welfare, legislation and people?s rights, and provide a space for advice and support.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2016 Lakes College West Cumbria

Development of a 3G Artificial Pitch

£535,458 Sport England
19 Oct 2016 Cumbria Music Service

Cumbria Calling

£11,310 Arts Council England
16 Jun 2016 Seaton Club for Young People

The organisation will use the funding to make safe the roof, and the redecoration and refurbishment of the Youth Club building following recent storm damage. This will enable the organisation to provide a safe environment for the Youth Club members and prevent the closure of this essential community hub which is a focal meeting point for all members of the wider community.

£4,980 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2016 South Workington Youth Partnership

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of two night residential activities for young disabled people in the age groups of 16 plus and 5-19 years. This will enable the organisation to engage with the target beneficiaries, and by participating in planned fun physical and mental wellbeing activities, will aim to reduce their obesity levels and also deflect the participants from self-harming, which will improve their self-worth, mental wellbeing and self-confidence.

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2016 Lakes College West Cumbria

Development of a 3G Artificial Pitch

£500,000 Sport England
11 Apr 2016 Victoria Junior School

The organisation will use the funding to create a safe playground by installing a rubberized tarmac track on the edge of the school field. This will enable children to ride their bikes and scooters in a safe and secure environment away from busy roads and industrial traffic.

£9,935 Big Lottery Fund
12 Feb 2016 Cumbria County Council

Rugby League Local Development Project 2016-17

£99,949 Sport England
12 Feb 2016 Cumbria County Council

Rugby League Local Development Project 2016-17

£71,219 Sport England
1 Feb 2016 Myasthenia Gravis Association Cumbria Branch

The organisation will use the funding to run a conference for people affected by Myasthenia Gravis and their families to provide a social occasion as well as hear from medical professionals. This will enable the organisation to provide an opportunity for people with the condition to socialise, build a support network and find out more about the ongoing treatments and research.

£8,425 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2016 Myasthenia Gravis Association Cumbria Branch

The organisation will use the funding to run a conference for people affected by Myasthenia Gravis and their families to provide a social occasion as well as hear from medical professionals. This will enable the organisation to provide an opportunity for people with the condition to socialise, build a support network and find out more about the ongoing treatments and research.

£6,425 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2016 Westfield Nursery and Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to set up an extra-curricular Fit Kid Club for children aged 4 to 10 years who attend the school and their parents and train volunteers to deliver the activities. This will aim to reduce rising levels of obesity within the school and poor diet.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2015 SoundWave

Soundtrax.

£69,300 Arts Council England
27 Oct 2015 Workington Rugby Football Club Ltd

The redevelopment of changing facilities

£75,000 Sport England
2 Sep 2015 Cumbria Music Service

Live on Line

£14,898 Arts Council England
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
20 Mar 2015 Workington Theatre Royal

Workington Playgoers Club Ltd, an arts-based organisation, wishes to promote wider community use of its facilities, to adapt a large town centre theatre and adjoining buildings, making them accessible, welcoming and creating additional community space. It will increase and broaden participation in a range of activities to previously under-represented groups, resulting in a stronger and more inclusive community. In particular it will engage disassociated young people in a positive and meaningful way.

£390,486 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2015 Workington Theatre Royal

Workington Playgoers Club Ltd, an arts-based organisation, wishes to promote wider community use of its facilities, to adapt a large town centre theatre and adjoining buildings, making them accessible, welcoming and creating additional community space. It will increase and broaden participation in a range of activities to previously under-represented groups, resulting in a stronger and more inclusive community. In particular it will engage disassociated young people in a positive and meaningful way.

£412,931 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2015 West Cumbria Domestic Violence Support

A project by a registered charity in Workington, Cumbria to deliver a group counselling project for children and young people who have been exposed to domestic abuse. This will provide children and young people who are often severely traumatised by their experiences with support and assistance to improve their wellbeing and help them to move forward with their lives.

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

Workington Leisure Centre

£1,500,000 Sport England
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
20 Oct 2014 Cumbria Music Service

First Time Youth - Furness

£14,677 Arts Council England
11 Aug 2014 An application from an individual

An application from an individual

£965 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 Workington Theatre Royal

The project aims to adapt a large town centre theatre and adjoining buildings, making them accessible, welcoming and creating additional community space. It will increase and broaden participation in a range of activities to previously under-represented g

£21,585 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 Workington Theatre Royal

The project aims to adapt a large town centre theatre and adjoining buildings, making them accessible, welcoming and creating additional community space. It will increase and broaden participation in a range of activities to previously under-represented groups, resulting in a stronger and more inclusive community.

£21,585 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2014 Community and Band Room

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Workington, Allerdale. The organisation will use funding to refurbish a community hall and toilets. This will enable greater use by the local community, reducing isolation and improving wellbeing.

£5,860 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2014 West Cumbria Trades Hall Centre

This is the continuation and development of a project to support and encourage individuals in Allerdale to take up learning and training opportunities in order to gain skills that will enhance their employment prospects. The project is targeted at people

£483,075 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2014 Workington Heritage Group Ltd

Workington Heritage Group Ltd

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2014 Workington Heritage Group Ltd

The project will create an education zone within the existing Helena Thompson museum and community centre. It will display collections linked to local heritage and wildlife in and educational setting for use by local schools, community groups and local residents. The entrant states there is a lack of knowledge about local history amongst children so this project aims to use interactive displays and 'loan boxes' with artefacts to engage childrens interest in the history of their local area.

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2013 Great Clifton Village Hall

This is a project by a registered charity in Great Clifton, Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to furnish their newly refurbished village hall. This will enable the organisation to improve the safety of the hall by replacing old, damaged and u

£5,742 Big Lottery Fund
16 Oct 2013 SoundWave

Safe and Sound - Music for Mental Well-being

£48,061 Arts Council England
3 Sep 2013 St Josephs School and Community Steering Group

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Workington. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment for a community hall for the benefit of the local community. This will enable the provision of appropriate facilities to make a large

£9,451 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Impact Housing Association Limited

This is a project by an exempt charity. The organisation will use the funding to develop an accredited course for vulnerable young people, victims of domestic violence and single homeless people. This will provide vulnerable homeless people with the life

£9,743 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Kirkstile Community Centre

This is a project by a registered charity in Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to purchase new chairs and refurbish their hall floor. This will enable the organisation to provide improved facilities within their centre for the local community

£4,782 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Allerdale Borough Council

Welcome the World

£30,000 Arts Council England
20 Aug 2013 West Cumbria Domestic Violence Support

This is the continuation and development of an existing project from West Cumbria Domestic Violence Support (WCDVS) which aims to improve the life chances of adults and children experiencing domestic violence (DV) in West Cumbria. It will provide on-going

£240,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jul 2013 St Josephs School and Community Steering Group

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Workington. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment for a community hall for the benefit of the local community. This will enable the provision of appropriate facilities to make a large

£9,451 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 SoundWave Cumbria

SoundWave Opera Studio

£30,892 Arts Council England
14 May 2013 SoundWave

Young Cumbrian Voices

£50,000 Arts Council England
14 May 2013 Citizens Advice Allerdale

The aim of this project is to use a partnership framework to develop new ways of working collaboratively across the Allerdale area. The project will be delivered in two strands a) early intervention and awareness training helping people to cope with chang

£181,987 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2013 Lakes College

College Sport Makers

£97,250 Sport England
25 Jan 2013 St Joseph's Catholic High School

St Joseph's Community Activities

£6,160 Sport England
9 Jan 2013 Seaton Rugby League Social Club

Clubhouse Roofing Project

£23,750 Sport England
25 Oct 2012 Impact Housing Association

Salterbeck - a new community

£9,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2012 Mind in West Cumbria Limited

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Allerdale, Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to deliver a 12 month project to deploy a part time member of staff and small volunteer team to identify village amenities, local activists and servi

£8,640 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2012 Rebike Cumbria Limited

This is a project by a not-for-profit company in Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to run work-based training sessions in health and safety, customer service and interview preparation for people who are unemployed or disadvantaged. This will

£9,300 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2012 Ashfield Junior School

This is a project by a primary school in workington. The organisation will use the funding to install an adventure playground on school grounds for children at the school and the wider community. This will enable increased opportunities for children to

£9,989 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2012 SoundWave

Music Inclusion in Cumbria

£230,000 Arts Council England
22 Apr 2012 SoundWave

Grant Extension

£40,000 Arts Council England
31 Jan 2012 Southfield Technology College

Past, present and future

£14,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 St Gregory's Catholic Primary School

This primary school based in Westfield will use funding to provide free dance and exercise classes through an IT based dance tutor, to pupils at the school and members of the community. This will enable people who face financial barriers to participation

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Northside Community Centre Limited

This charity in Cumbria will use funding to improve their centre by replacing the floor in the main hall and by decorating. This will improve the facility to meet health and safety standards and to enable the centre to provide facilities to more community

£6,476 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Lakes College

The project will improve employment prospects for people with learning difficulties or disabilities (LDD) through supported employment training. The scheme aims to help increase self esteem and confidence and tackle issues around discrimination or ignoran

£119,032 Big Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2011 Cumbria Music Service

The Wreck of the Titanic

£9,500 Arts Council England
6 Jul 2011 People First Independent Advocacy

This is a project in Workington who provide support to people with learning disabilities. The group will used funding to renovate parts of their new premises to include, an IT suite, drop in area and counselling rooms. This will create a more fit for p

£9,731 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2011 People First Independent Advocacy

This is a new project that aims to improve the health and well-being of people with learning disabilities from across Cumbria, based in Workington. The project will support beneficiaries to make use of existing health services, take part in mainstream act

£300,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2011 Mind in West Cumbria Limited

This project is the continuation and expansion of a pilot scheme which was run during the spring and summer of 2010 in West Cumbria. The main project aim is to enable people with mental ill health to engage in outdoor activities with the support of staff

£125,257 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2011 Cumbria Mentor Point

This group will use funding to work with schools to train young people to become peer mentors to help other young people in schools. In addition, the group will provide training to increase young people's employability.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2011 SoundWave

SoundWave

£120,000 Arts Council England
22 Mar 2011 Allerdale Borough Council

Arts Engagement Project for West Cumbria

£62,000 Arts Council England
1 Mar 2011 Stainburn School and Science College

This is a project by a school in Cumbria. The group will use the funding to pay for one hundred and sixty five children to attend an outdoor adventure experience. This will help the children to develop team-working skills, a respect for nature and increas

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
10 Aug 2010 West Cumbria Trades Hall Centre

This project supports and encourages individuals to take up learning and training opportunities in order to gain skills that will enhance their employment prospects. The project is targeted at people who have difficulty accessing mainstream services due t

£384,582 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2010 Seaton Rangers ARLFC

Equipment provision - Open Age Groups

£1,442 Sport England
29 Jun 2010 St Josephs School and Community Steering Group

This community group will use an award to run a targeted activity programme for people at risk of obesity. The project will help people in the wider community to access information regarding a healthy diet, the opportunity to work on a community allotment

£9,942 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2010 Workington Town Community Development Foundation

Women and Girls Participation

£9,650 Sport England
15 Jun 2010 Allerdale Disability Association

This project in Workington will be open to adults with disabilities across the Allerdale local authority area. It aims to reduce feelings of isolation for people with disabilities and to encourage them to actively engage with, and feel valued within their

£99,755 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2010 SoundWave

SoundWave

£120,000 Arts Council England
11 May 2010 SoundWave Cumbria

This group will use funding to run a project which will bring communities together through shared music-making. They will learn about Gamelan music and its cultural history and will build ties between local musicians, craftspeople and communities around

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2010 MIND in West Cumbria

This group will use an award to run a horticultural project for people with experiences of mental distress and people with learning disabilities. The aim of the project is to provide an activity which these people can enjoy while exploring their physical,

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2010 Victoria Infant and Nursery School

This infant and nursery school will use an award to develop an outside space in to a stimulating playground.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Moorclose Community Centre

This community group based in Workington will use funding to create a wildlife pond and ecology/environmental study area to be used as a resource by the local school children and the wider community. The project will improve a small area of land in Workin

£4,550 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Cumbria has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in July of next year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Kirkstile Community Centre

This community centre group will use a grant to install a wheelchair accessible toilet and baby changing facilities. These improvements will make it possible for everyone to access the centre.

£8,720 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 Workington Heritage Group Ltd

Conrad Atkinson Exhibition

£2,552 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2009 Distington Homing Society

This homing society in Workington, Cumbria, will use an award to purchase and install electronic timing systems. The new equipment will allow all members to compete in the sport of pigeon racing fairly. This project will make participation easier for olde

£4,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2009 The Lakeland Opera Company

Production of Franz Lehars Merry Widow&Workshops

£14,677 Arts Council England
7 Aug 2009 SoundWave

Soundwave

£120,000 Arts Council England
16 Jun 2009 Hospice at Home West Cumbria

This project based in West Cumbria, will help people to cope with and come to terms with terminal illness. The programme encourages patients to get the most of the rest of their lives, encouraging living and enjoyment rather than focussing on their illnes

£111,217 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2009 Workington Town Community Development Foundation

This project, covering the Allerdale and Carlisle Borough's of Cumbria, will co-ordinate and deliver community based activities for disabled community groups, children and disaffected families. The programme includes holiday activities for children; physi

£57,146 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2009 Workington Social Flying Club

This pigeon racing group will use an award to purchase and install an electronic timing system. The new system will be easier for older people or people with disabilities to use as there will be no need for physical activity.

£7,949 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Jan 2009 Seaton Rangers RL

This rugby league club will use an award to develop its Open Age teams. They will purchase additional training kit and equipment to accommodate their increased membership. They will also provide access to training courses for their coaches to improve thei

£9,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Oct 2008 SoundWave Cumbria

Sonic Picnics

£14,000 Arts Council England
30 Sep 2008 Citizens Advice Cumbria

A 5-year project led by Citizens Advice Cumbria (CAC) involving Community Law Centre, Shelter, Citizens Advice Allerdale, Citizens Advice South Lakeland, Barrow CAB, Eden CAB, Carlisle CAB, Cumbria Rural CAB, Copeland CAB and others. The project will impr

£499,763 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2008 Soundwave Cumbria

Musical Stones

£49,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2008 St Josephs Catholic HS (Allerdale CSN)

Engaging Fams & Comms thro Sp

£40,915 Sport England
15 Jul 2008 SoundWave

Soundwave

£150,000 Arts Council England
12 May 2008 Workington Police Judo Club

This judo club will use an award to purchase equipment in order to extend access and increase participation in learning judo. The group will take coaching into the community to youth clubs, schools and social centres, the club is currently limited to one

£5,491 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Workington Junior Squash Club

This junior squash club is based in Workington. The club will use funding to help meet the growing demand to play squash in the area. The club will buy new equipment and use some of the funding to train new coaches to England Squash Level One.

£630 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2008 St Michaels Infant and Nursery School

The school will use an award to develop a venue in school to provide adult and family learning classes and a resource centre for parents to borrow educational resources. The school will also use the learning resource centre during the school day for speci

£2,060 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Dec 2007 Allerdale Borough Council

Allderdale Borough Council's play portfolio will increase play opportunities for children and young people across the borough in isolated rural areas through developing and improving existing popular play sites. It will also remove barriers to play and in

£205,208 Big Lottery Fund
1 Nov 2007 SoundWave

Sing Cumbria - SING UP YM

£80,000 Arts Council England
24 Sep 2007 The Lakeland Opera Company

This group will produce and perform two operas with five performances. The chorus and backstage crew will be made up of local people who may not have had previous opportunities to work with professional performers.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Sep 2007 Cumberland Geological Society

This geological society aims to compile a field guide. Members of the society have undertaken research and have written about geological excursions in the Cumbria area. Funding will allow the group to put their findings in to print.

£2,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Sep 2007 Seaton Bowling Club

Seaton Bowling Club aims to erect a two meter high palisade steel fence around it's bowling green and building. This facility has been the target of vandals and the fence would help prevent them gaining access to damage the property.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Aug 2007 Grasslot Infant School

This school will iusde an award to purchase playground equipment for the use during school times for the children and also to the whole community at other times.

£9,954 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Jul 2007 The Lakeland Opera Company

To tour a production of Cavalleria Rusticana...

£5,000 Arts Council England
13 Jun 2007 Cumbria Action for Social Support Limited

The proposed project will see the expansion of the existing homelessness prevention service provided by CASS. The project will provide outreach advice workers and will also involve the development of an interactive website with relevant information about

£207,272 Big Lottery Fund