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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
23 Oct 2015 Lever Park School

The Re-Creators: The history of computer games and how they change us

£44,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2015 Peter Carruthers

Fantastic - Development of New Play

£11,524 Arts Council England
1 Oct 2015 Bolton Mandhata Youth (BMY)

The organisation will use the funding to develop and deliver a series of new activities targeted towards young people from local Hindu communities. This will enable the group to encourage younger people to better engage with older members of their community to share tradition and encourage wider community cohesion and understanding of culture.

£9,962 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Alumni Heritage Group

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of community events based at Turton High School aimed at former pupils. This will intergrate the older generations of pupils with current pupils and help to reduce the social isolation of older people in the area by providing a focal point for shared activity based on common interest and experience.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2015 Sharples School Science Specialist College

The organisation will use the funding to build a community observatory on the roof of their school to encourage and facilitate astronomy. This will bring people from different cultures and backgrounds together in positive shared activities to help improve community cohesion in the local area.

£9,943 Big Lottery Fund
14 Sep 2015 Youth Choices

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a project providing drama and performing arts tuition to children and young people, with additional workshops focusing on health, bullying, substance abuse and crime. This will enable the group to provide positive, diversionary activities to children and young people living in a diverse area, with educational workshops to encourage beneficiaries to lead healthy, active and safe lifestyles and improve confidence and aspiration levels.

£9,763 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 Bolton Study and Community Group

Smithill's Time Travellers

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2015 Farnworth Community Arts

The organisation will use the funding to set up Saturday morning music clubs to run for ten weeks at three different neighbourhoods, provide music lessons, and develop a community choir and band. This will provide creative and cultural activities for children from disadvantaged backgrounds to help develop their skills and improve their aspirations.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2015 Heathfield Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to expand their outdoor play provision by install creative and explorative play equipment. This will improve the fine motor, language, communication and social skills and improve the general behaviour of primary school children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Bolton Lads' and Girls' Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver training for local male adults who will become mentors for local boys. This will provide young males with a positive role model and encourage them to take part in positive, structured activities rather than negative behaviours.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Be Strong Project Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to run a washing machine refurbishment project to train, support and increase the skills of ex offenders in the local community. This will improve employment opportunities and prevent reoffending through diversionary activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Aug 2015 St Teresa's RC Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of family learning community events at tea times, weekends and during holidays, focusing on children with Autism and vulnerable for families. This will enable the organisation to use project activities engage and inspire families to become more active together whilst learning new ways to communicate and engage with their child/sibling.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Friends of Horwich Community Health

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of community festivals involving cultural, sport, dance, music and drama activities, for children and their families from local schools. This will help engage parents/carers with the school and their children?s learning, and also provide physical and creative activities to help raise the aspirations of children from disadvantaged backgrounds.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Heaton Village Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and resources to improve access to their social club which is a hub for the wider community and especially those members who are older and less mobile. This will provide improved access to a social and recreational community hub for those who are less mobile or isolated and encourage social interaction within an improved community facility.costs including food and refreshments.

£6,455 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Network Circle For Deafness

The organisation will use the funding to provide set up costs and to train volunteers in British Sign Language and advocacy support to assist people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This will enable the organisation to provide one to one and outreach support for beneficiaries and their families, to improve communications, help them access service providers, resolve practical issues and reduce their isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Justice 4 Abused Women Survivors

The organisation will use the funding to improve their services and deliver sessions including basic IT skills, social media skills and budgeting, and provide mentoring support for BME women survivors and victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse. This will also educate beneficiaries on the British Law against abuse; encourage more women to access help, provide information on support services and activities to improve their wellbeing, and empower them to move forward with their lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2015 The Bolton Bulls Wheelchair Basketball Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase wheelchairs and resources to continue running their wheelchair basketball activities and social events for new and existing beneficiaries. Addressing issues linked to social isolation, self confidence, low self esteem and the mental and physical ill health of people who use wheelchairs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Aug 2015 Friends of Birtenshaw

The organisation will use the funding to develop a community interaction project so they can support young people with disabilities aged 18-25 years and this will involve weekly multi sensory and stay and read sessions to improve the communication needs of young people and provide a social space run and for the integrated community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2015 All in Good Taste

The organisation will used the funding to set up a family cooking club at their local school, baking activities to benefit older people, culminating in a community event. This will also provide cooking training, activities and sessions and farm visits, to encourage community groups including newly arrived immigrants, residents facing social and financial barriers to learn to cook on a budget, make healthy lifestyle choices, and social activities to help to reduce isolation for older people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2015 Community Coaching Solutions C.I.C

The funding will be used to run activities to improve reading and writing of young children through getting the children and their parents involved in fun, innovative physical activities. This will improve reading and writing skills and support parents by showing them the resources and tools they can use to help their children achieve their potential in education.

£9,719 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2015 Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Bolton CSN)

Hacken Lane Multi Sports Facility

£500,000 Sport England
29 Jul 2015 Wingates Band

A musical show called The Great Shindig

£15,000 Arts Council England
24 Jul 2015 Horwich Youth Support

The organisation will use the funding to purchase new equipment and facilities and enable them to set up and run a junior activities club for children between 9 and 12 years old at a local youth community centre. This will provide positive activities for children/young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, and at risk of anti-social behaviour, to help improve their confidence, social skills and aspirations.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2015 Forwards Centre

The organisation will use funding to deliver a series of holiday activities for pupils with behavioural issues, to include horse riding, sports and family fun days. This will provide beneficiaries with positive, stimulating activities, with the aim of improving behaviour and promoting wellbeing.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2015 West Bolton Team

The funding will be used to carry out a study into the sorts of services, activities and events that the local community require, as well as establishing any work needed on the group?s community buildings. This will mean it can better serve local people and improve the facilities on offer to them.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2015 Uthreach

The funding will be used for a mentoring project for disaffected young people, including workshops, a residential weekend and the creation of a community mural with older members of the community. This will provide youth worker support, positive role models from the community to help deter them from gang culture and anti social behaviour, as well as bringing the community together in shared activities.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jul 2015 Bolton Area Home Educators (BAHE)

The fund will be used to establish a weekly family forest school club for families with children who are educated at home. This will reduce isolation and give home educated children the opportunity to play with other children in a structured environment.

£9,994 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2015 Bolton Urban Growers

The funding will be used to create a community development and outdoor training centre for local residents and children. This will help develop their skills, knowledge and experience areas like horticulture, organic food growing, green woodwork and traditional crafts. This will bring people together to address local issues, improve skills, reduce isolation and build confidence.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2015 Turton School Sports Association

The funding will be used for a three month programme of recreational activities including swimming, exercise, therapy and IT sessions for people living with dementia and poor mental health, and their families and carers, culminating in a community open day. This will help improve social, emotional and physical wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2015 Bolton Wanderers Community Trust

The organisation will use the funding to run a programme of physical and general health and well being and IT workshops for older people within the community. This will tackle issues linked to coronary heart disease, maintain cognitive function and reduce isolation; improving the general mental and physical health of people within the community.

£7,733 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2015 CreateBolton

Create Boltones

£20,329 Arts Council England
9 Jul 2015 Time4You

The funding will be used to expand the organisation by recruiting and training new volunteers, and delivering a series of fun interactive activities for infants aged 0-2 years, and their parents, to promote speech and language development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2015 AFC Masters Football Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver skills training, work experience and other learning opportunities to young people with disabilities in partnership with local businesses and service partners. This will provide beneficiaries with access to specialist and targeted support to help them develop their CVs and learn skills related to securing employment such as IT skills, teamwork and communication to reduce isolation and help them to find and secure employment or further training.

£9,390 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jul 2015 Cherry Tree Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to set up a twice weekly lunch time and after school reading and story time club, hold a community book festival launch event, provide a family visit to the central library, and a trip to the theatre to watch a children?s book come to life. This will encourage vulnerable pupils and families to read for pleasure, improving their literature skills, and enable parents to be more involved in supporting their children?s learning.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 St. Mary's RC Primary School, Horwich

Heroes and Heroines of Horwich

£9,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 Lancashire African Women Association

The funding will be used to establish an IT learning club for African women and their children in the local community. This will improve skills, and job and training opportunities, to help raise family aspirations.

£9,190 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 St Mary's RC Primary School, Horwich

Heroes and Heroines of Horwich

£9,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 St Thomas CofE Primary School, Halliwell

The organisation will use the funding to develop an outdoor nature environment in order that they can run outdoor activities for children from the wider school community. This will provide nature and gardening activities through a dedicated outdoor space, provide facilities for extra curriculum clubs, a quiet area for children and a space to engage parents and aim to improve the social and communication skills of children with English as a second language.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2015 Urban Outreach Bolton

This project aims to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for children and families in the poorest communities by making food fun, providing advice and information on how to eat healthily and cheaply and making food in the community. The project will continue and expand to include engagement with adults with complex needs (mental ill health, substance misuse, homelessness).

£312,356 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Johnson Fold Community Primary School

The funding will be used to establish a library scheme for the local community. It will train up volunteers to support the scheme and arrange community reading events.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2015 Spindle Point Primary School

The school will use funding to run a series of workshops and events to raise the profile of literacy through storytelling, drama and reading culminating in a literacy festival. A book exchange service and community library will also be established as well as training up volunteers to become reading champions. This will build up relationships with parents and the wider community, developing literacy skills, imagination and creativity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2015 Lark Hill Parents Forum

The organisation will use the funding to establish a family resource room. This will enable the organisation to deliver various activities which will improve the life skills of parents, grandparents and guardians of children in the community.

£9,585 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2015 St Bernards Roman Catholic Primary School

The group will use the funding to provide an after school animation club for children attending the school with special needs and who struggle with everyday education. This will provide children with the opportunity to learn how to express themselves and forge new relationships with other children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2015 Poets and Players

Poets and Players

£6,000 Arts Council England
15 Jun 2015 Bolton Study and Community Group

The organisation will use funding to deliver a skin cancer awareness project for young people targeting three local schools. These young people will be engaged in outdoor sporting activity led by community volunteers and a learning workshop led by commissioned educational staff. Young people will be involved in the planning of a a skin cancer awareness campaign,linking in with older people from the local bowling club.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2015 All Saints CofE Primary School

The group will use the funding to provide a family friendly forest school, targeting young families locally. This will provide the opportunity for children and their families to take part in outdoor activities encouraging parental engagement and a stronger bond between parents and their children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2015 Highfield Primary School

The group will use the funding to establish family ICT programmes after school. This will enable children and their families to learn how to use computers and I-pads whilst ensuring they also know how to keep their children safe whilst using computers.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 St Peter and St Paul RC Primary School

The school will develop a fruit and vegetable growing area on the school grounds. The project will work with a local homeless centre to help create, build and maintain this produce area. A gardening club will be set up to create a sense of ownership. All activities will be delivered outside of the school day including at weekends and during school holidays.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 Friends of Tonge Moor Primary School

The school will use funding to create an outdoor play and learning area. Staff, parents and community members will be trained in providing activities on the site. The site will be used outside of school hours and allow children to explore nature and build dens amongst other activities. It will also be used by children who attend the school for English lessons, where English is a second language. This will allow children to use their imagination in informal, undirected free play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 St James CofE Primary School, Farnworth

The organisation will use the funding to create a family room within the school to enable them to run parent only and family workshops and deliver family learning cookery workshops for vulnerable families in the local area. This will enable the school to engage with and provide additional support to vulnerable families and as a resource for community based activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 Lostock Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to improve their community green space and run a series of family forest sessions on Saturdays in a woodland area of the school grounds. This will provide volunteer training as Forest Practitioners and Wildlife Trainers, and outdoor woodcraft and wildlife activities to help aid the physical, social and emotional development of pupils and children in the wider community, encourage family learning and help improve parental skills.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jun 2015 Pikes Lane Primary School

The group will use the funding to develop its creative arts programme by installing a larger stage and additional lighting. This will enable the group to expand its capacity and allow more people from the community to join, breaking down barriers and encouraging community integration.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jun 2015 Lord Street Primary School

The group will use the funding to develop an outdoor adventure and creativity area for young children in the community. This will encourage children to take part in active play in a safe and secure environment, bringing children from the local community together.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2015 The Woodland Trust

Smithills ΤΗτ A vision for a resilient landscape

£1,896,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2015 Brazley Community Gardens

The group will use the funding to improve its community garden by improving access and providing a water supply to the site and also storage for its members. The group would also like to provide members with learning and craft workshops that will encourage and develop learning. This will provide a safe and secure community garden that is accessible to all whilst enhancing skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2015 Friends of Bolton Dementia Support

The funding will be used to provide memory cafes for people living with dementia, which provide a network of support and activities that will keep minds active. It will give people suffering with the condition the opportunity to integrate and socialise together.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2015 Friends Of Highmeadows

The funding will be used to establish a family forest school club for local families connected to High Meadows Nursery and the local children?s centre, culminating in a community and family campfire event. This will provide volunteering opportunities and outdoor activities for vulnerable children and their families to learn together, explore and appreciate the environment, improve parenting skills and help aid the children?s development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2015 Bolton Smart Enterprise

Artistic Routes

£14,990 Arts Council England
24 May 2015 The GOLD Foundation

The organisation will use the funding to train and mentor 24 unemployed and vulnerable young people aged 18 to 24 years old to refurbish donated IT equipment for reuse by charitable organisations free of charge. This will improve the life chances of the participants by increasing their skills, awareness and confidence, and divert them from negative influences through positive activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 Bolton at Home Limited

The organisation will use the funding to engage older people with digital technologies through the delivery of IT sessions in four sheltered accommodation schemes. The sessions will culminate in a large one off exhibition of the project. Alongside the development of IT skills, the project will also deliver a reminiscence project. This will increase users confidence to access the internet, bringing with it improved social interaction and better financial inclusion.

£9,922 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 The Four Seasons Project (4SP)

The organisation will use the funding to run extended gardening projects with the Bolton Mental Health community which will include growing workshops at outreach mental health drop in and residential centres, allotment gardening, cooking and horticultural taster sessions. This will provide gardening and healthy eating programme for people with mental health issues, with the aim of helping to improve their mental and physical health and general well being.

£2,648 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 St. Joseph's R.C. Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to providing a series of inspirational and motivational out of hours skills based workshops out of school hours focusing on technology. This will raise their goals and aspirations and generate an enthusiasm for learning and their future careers allowing participants to break the cycle of joblessness and low aspiration in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Friday Club

The group will use funding to continue to run and develop their youth club activities for young children aged 6 to 14 in the local community. This will provide vulnerable children with peer mentoring support and access to activities and learning opportunities not currently available in the area and provide physical activities to encourage them to become more active and more volunteering opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 The Halliwell Befriending Service

The organisation will use the funding to develop a programme of social activities for people over 50 living in Halliwell and surrounding areas in Bolton to include, luncheon clubs, social activities and trips. This will reduce social isolation through positive activities aimed at developing relationships and accessing a support network.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 St John C of E Primary School, Kearsley

The organisation will use the funding to create a wildlife area and kitchen garden in the school grounds and deliver a series of workshops to families on health and nutrition. This will improve the health and wellbeing of participants by introducing them to food growing and the benefits of fresh food, and increase their understanding and appreciation of the natural environment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2015 Chorley New Road Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to develop an outdoor play area within the school grounds, establish a lunch time play club for Early Years children and family play sessions, culminating in a Community Play Festival. This will improve the outdoor facilities of the school, providing and help aid the development of the most vulnerable children in the school and encourage positive parenting through play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Apr 2015 Firwood School

Bolton Disability Athletics Development Group

£9,844 Sport England
23 Apr 2015 Christ Church, Little Lever

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to redesign, replace and upgrade its kitchen, so that it is accessible and functional for people with disabilities. This will ensure the current range of community activities that rely on adequate catering facilities will continue at the venue.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2015 Hardy Mill Community Primary School Parent Teacher Associati

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to equip a room for community use within a local primary school. This will strengthen the local area by enouraging greater involvement in community activities by parents.

£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
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
7 Apr 2015 Bolton Music Service

World Voice Residency

£46,200 Arts Council England
30 Mar 2015 Ladywood School, Bolton

Ladywood History Explorers

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2015 Beaumont Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install adventurous outdoor play equipment within the school grounds. This will improve access to outdoor play equipment for children to help aid their social skills and physical development through fun play activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2015 Bolton Dementia Support

The organisation will use funding to set up a support group and activities for younger people diagnosed with dementia and their families. This will help to support young people, help to combat social isolation and promote wellbeing.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2015 St Osmund and Andrew's RC Primary School

The organisation will use funding to create a community garden and play area within school grounds for preschool children and children who attend out of school clubs. This will help to address issues around confidence, health and wellbeing issues and enable families to interact with each other, improving their relationships.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2015 Live from Worktown

Live from Worktown Festival 2015

£13,900 Arts Council England
11 Mar 2015 Ladywood Special School

Let s Move: bodies of light

£14,230 Arts Council England
10 Mar 2015 Bolton F.M. Community Interest Company

The organisation will use funding to roll out media training to young people in schools in Bolton following on from pilot work. This will improve self confidence, social skills and employability, leading to improvements in aspirations for young people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2015 Farnworth Social Circle Cricket Club Junior Section

The group will use funding to deliver a series of cricket and multi sporting activities, for children in the area, during the school holidays, culminating in a family fun day for the whole community. This will encourage beneficiaries to participate in physical activities and teach them the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, with the aim of reducing childhood obesity in the area.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
4 Mar 2015 SAVI (Social Activities for the Visually Impaired)

This is a project by a community organisation in Bolton, Lancashire. The group will use funding to deliver a series of events and activities, including trips and board games, for visually impaired adults. This will encourage beneficiaires out of their homes to socialise and provide them with structured activities, with the aim of reducing social isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2015 St Catherine's Church, Horwich

Bolton - St Catherine's Church, Horwich

£133,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2015 West Pennine Positive Futures

This voluntary and community group group will use the funding to provide a number of adventure activities for pupils who are disadvantaged. This will improve the self confidence and self esteem of young people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2015 Westhoughton High School

This is a project by a school in Bolton. The group will use the funding to set up and establish an after school swim club. This will encourage children to take part in physical activity and also educate children on the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle.

£9,120 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2015 Francis Hartnell

Bolton International WritingProject

£4,680 Arts Council England
18 Feb 2015 Liz Collier

The Mermaid in the Gherkin Jar

£3,850 Arts Council England
10 Feb 2015 Nick Yardley

The Towers of Babel

£2,500 Arts Council England
8 Feb 2015 Wrightington Hospital Radio

This is a project by a registered charity in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to replace, improve and develop their hospital radio equipment. This will enable the organisation to continue to run a hospital radio service and provide updated equipment which will enable them to build organisational capacity.

£9,759 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2015 Britasian Buzz

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Bolton. The organisation will use funding to run a community magazine targeted at BAME households. This will enable local people to develop their knowledge and gain advice on subjects such as domestic violence and sexual abuse, leading to improvements in their health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2015 The Farnworth UCAN User Group

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Bolton. The group will use the funding to provide and run a massage clinic for vulnerable pregnant women who have been identified by health care professionals. The project will provide an alternative therapy and also encourage other pregnant women to integrate and share and support each other.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2015 Baby Babble Toddler Talk

This is a project by a community organisation in Bolton. The organisation will use the funding to develop a community playgroup and support/advice network for families living in areas of deprivation. This will provide free pre-school activities for young children and provide a social and support network for lone/vulnerable parents.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2015 St Peter's Smithills Dean CofE Primary School

This is a project by a school in Bolton. The group will use the funding to provide an extra curricular physical activity project for girls, including Mini Tennis. This will encourage girls to take part in extra curricular activities.

£9,405 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2015 Friends' of Washacre

This is a project by a community organisation in Westhoughton, Bolton. The organisation will use the funding to develop a playgroup for children and families from areas of high deprivation with play activities and sessions, parenting mentor services and family support. This will provide parenting advice and support and play and social activities for children.

£9,200 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2015 Sunning Hill Primary School

This is a project by a school in Bolton. The organisation will use funding to create a wildlife community garden and play area for local children and families. This will encourage new opportunities for a range of activities to take place, increasing community participation and improving health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2015 Daisy Hill Football Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Bolton. The organisation will use funding to refurbish the changing area and shower area of the football club. This will tackle refurbishment issues such damage and damp, encouraging greater use of this community venue.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2015 Bromley Cross Folk Club

Edgworth Music, Song & Dance Workshop Day

£1,500 Arts Council England
23 Jan 2015 Friends of Egerton PTA (Manchester)

This is a project by a registered charity in Bolton. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and resources to encourage families to get involved with their child?s play and learning experiences. This will provide resources and equipment to engage families into the school environment to take place in play and stay sessions which will improve the social and development skills of their children through outdoor play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2015 Breaking Barriers NW

A project in Bolton to develop its current location which is used by many local families living with children who have a disability. Access to the building will be widened to ensure the location is accessible for all to use, bringing the community together.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2015 Washacre PTA

The Bolton organisation will use the funding to set up a weekly parents and children computer club which will target vulnerable families who attend the school. This will provide IT skills for families who are from areas of deprivation; support parental engagements in children?s learning and raise awareness of e-safety within the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund