Lottery grants awarded to Bolton in 2008

59 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Dec 2008 Lever Bridge Parochial Church Council

St Stephen and All Martyrs' Church

£79,437 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2008 The Bridge Church Bolton

This will use an award to run to free community initiatives for families and individuals facing poverty. These ongoing projects are a debt counselling service and a food parcel distribution service. Increased resources, office equipment and training for v

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Bolton Community Voice Theatre Company

This performing arts group will use a grant to cover start-up costs, and advertise their activities to local residents. The project will also include a 12-month multi-media project. This will enable community members in the Bolton area to develop new skil

£9,808 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Blackshaw Primary School

This primary school will use an award to purchase a Cyber Coach system, which can lead participants through virtual dance and exercise programmes. The school will deliver these sessions during lunch times and after school hours, and will be able to target

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Sharples School

This school will use funding for a cricket wicket which will enable the school to play more cricket matches. With the wicket, more matches and practices will take place and there will be the opportunity for the wicket to be used by other primary schools a

£2,217 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Bolton WISE Ltd

This group would use funding to establish taster sessions aimed at fathers and their children from areas of multiple deprivation in Bolton incorporating activities such as cookery, a homework club, swimming and days on an allotment. The group will also re

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Darcy Lever Football Club

This football club will use an award to purchase new kit and training equipment and to send some of its members on coaching courses. They will use this equipment to improve the quality of training they can offer and to help set up a new team.

£7,568 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Farnworth Table Tennis Club

This new table tennis club will use an award to fund start up costs. This will include establishing links with local schools to enable the promotion of this sport to young people in the area and the provision of professional coaching. The club will organi

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Bolton Supported Training and Employment Programmes

This organisation provides support and training to people experiencing Mental Health problems within the borough of Bolton, with the aim of getting people back into work either paid or voluntary. They will use the award to raise their profile and present

£7,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Horwich Town Council

This town council will work in collaboration with schools and Bolton Mountain Rescue Team to initiate a 12 month lifesaving and water safety programme targeting local young people. Horwich is surrounded by reservoirs, lodges and canals and this project wi

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Leigh Miners Rangers ARLFC

This rugby club will organise a festival to promote female membership to establish the first open age women's rugby league team in the area of Leigh. They will offer professional coaching to women and girls over the age of ten as well as the opportunity t

£2,250 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 The Oaks Primary School

This school will create an outdoor learning environment for reception class pupils. This sheltered area will also serve as a suitable playing environment when raining and also provide shelter for parents waiting for children after school.The award will fu

£7,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Great Lever Nursery Limited

This new company offer affordable childcare to families living in Great Lever. The group will use an award to purchase new and improved equipment for the group this will include play equipment, IT equipment and furniture. The group will also recruit new v

£6,854 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Sep 2008 Hibbert Community Regeneration Centre

Asian Heritage Through Generations

£30,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2008 Diversity in Barrier Breaking Communications

How Granny Won the War

£24,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2008 Walshaw Sports Club Junior Cricket Section

This junior cricket section will use an award to train new coaches to increase membership. The expansion will develop an under 12's girls cricket team, purchase specialist equipment, improving the facilities available to young people and increase training

£8,480 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 Egerton Primary School

Egerton Primary School will create an out of school club for children who have particular difficulties with social interaction. The Sunflower Club will help to improve confidence and self esteem of those taking part and assist them to become more involved

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jun 2008 Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Bolton CSN)

Wider Access Sport Project (WASP)

£50,000 Sport England
24 Jun 2008 The Churches Conservation Trust

All Souls Church, Bolton

£4,328,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2008 Named Individual

DS InertiaUndergroundBrother of Mine

£1,000 UK Film Council
10 Jun 2008 Westhoughton High School

Westhoughton High School, located in Bolton, will develop a breathing place within the grounds of a council owned property currently leased by School and used as a community learning centre. The breathing place will include the development of an allotment

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2008 Bolton French African Assistance "BOFAA"

This new group provides support and advice for African refugees facing poverty, who are living in or have been relocated to Bolton. An award for this project will fund start up costs for the group to buy office equipment and deliver training to the organi

£4,960 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 Spectrum Promotions

This newly formed group will use the award to help fund their first years start up costs. They will hold music and video workshops for the community living in the Bolton area of Greater Manchester. The workshops will give members experience in team workin

£9,800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 Gujarati Writers Guild - UK

This community group co-ordinates literary activities through an association with Gujarati writers and poets residing in Britain. This group will use an award to host three literary conferences presented in three difference languages culminating in a tri

£7,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 Bolton Metro Swimming Stars Club

This swimming club will use funding for a project to increase access to local swimmers from low income families, and provide coaching to members of a swimming club and swimming squad. The award includes funding for swim clublink group pool costs, coaches

£7,219 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 National Association of Widows

This organisation supports widows with aim to improve welfare and quality of life. The project will allow members of this Bolton branch to take a trip to Liverpool, where they will organise activities including a river trip, a sight-seeing tour and visits

£1,102 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 St. James's Jumpers

The group will use funding to run a new trampolining club at evenings and weekends. The group will also purchase new equipment and train new and existing volunteers and coaches. Trampolining sessions will be delivered to children, young people and adu

£9,378 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Turton High School Media Arts College

This secondary school would use funding to transform an area of land into an organic allotment, purchasing equipment, materials and storage facilities for this purpose. Local people will be encouraged to participate in the development of the site.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Full of Beans Breakfast Club

The group will use the award to establish a breakfast club providing healthy meals in a supportive atmosphere for the youngsters with special needs who attend Lever Park School. The young people will benefit from improved concentration and the social aspe

£5,190 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Bury British Sub-Aqua Club Branch 601

This branch of the British Sub-Aqua Club will use the award to upgrade the engine of their rigid hull inflatable boat, purchase equipment and train volunteers. This will enable them to extend their activities to other community groups including cub and sc

£9,445 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Longsight Bowling Club

This bowling club will use the award to introduce crown green bowling into two secondary schools in the Bolton area. They will provide children with Saturday morning training sessions and PE lessons during school time. The funding will also pay for five v

£2,795 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 K.O.K.E. (Keep Our Kids Educated)

The group will use the award to instruct children in music and multi media and to provide a voluntary sector skills training for their volunteers. The project aims to teach the children new skills that will increase their life chances. The award will incl

£8,793 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Apr 2008 Named Individual

DS Left of Centre Say Nothing Stag

£13,000 UK Film Council
7 Apr 2008 Eagley Cricket Club

This cricket club will use funding to refurbish their practice area. This will enable the club to continue to offer the practice nets to the local community including four local schools. Without the nets the club would have to curtail a number of practice

£7,230 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Good Companions Bolton

Good Companions provide opportunities and activities for disabled people, their families and carers. The award is for a project to set up an accessible allotment where members can learn to grow and cook food and partake in outdoor crafts. This will improv

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 St John C of E Primary School, Kearsley

This primary school will establish a community sports club. Funding will cover the initial outlay of equipment and other start up costs. The programme of sports will include gymnastics, taekwondo and aerobics and will involve children from the applicant s

£7,207 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Johnson Fold Community Primary School

This primary school will create a gardening area and environmental club for children and their parents and grandparents. The gardening areas will be used to grow vegetables and to encourage team work for sustainability and to encourage healthy eating.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Mar 2008 Great Lever Church of SS Michael & Bartholomew PCC

Church of St Michael with St Bartholomew

£67,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2008 Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council

Queens Park, Bolton

£4,476,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2008 Westhoughton High School

The group is a high school who aim to start an after-school club. The club will use an award to offer activities such as sport, dance, homework help and arts and crafts to children aged 11-16. The project will benefit pupils of the school by providing acc

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2008 Horwich Junior Bowling Club

The club will use the award to advertise their group, purchase bowls equipment for public use and train volunteers to become bowling instructors. This will open up the sport to the wider community, increase their membership and allow members compete in le

£4,140 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Mar 2008 Bolton Music Service

Voices For Life

£79,480 Arts Council England
19 Feb 2008 Bolton Aquatics Development Forum

Bolton Aquatics Development Forum raises the profile of swimming and aquatic activities. This swimming group will use an award to develop and manage three programmes of training for children to bridge the gap between basic swimming lessons and membership

£9,650 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Feb 2008 Greater Manchester Kidz Klub

The group provides after school activities for children aged 3-11 years old. They will use an award to purchase new play equipment, train volunteers and advertise the project to the local community. This project will provide more opportunities for childre

£7,220 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Feb 2008 North Chadderton School

This school will use an award to use funding to establish a community radio station to bring regular morning broadcasts of original content researched, written,performed and produced by the children of the local community.

£9,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 St Joseph's Parent-Staff Association (Manchester)

This award will be used to install lighting equipment in the school hall to improve use for community group productions and dance displays.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Little Lever Junior Cricket Club

This junior cricket club will establish a new section for children aged 7 to 11 years. A comprehensive programme of junior cricket activities will take place three nights a week for one year. Suitable volunteers will be trained as Level One cricket coache

£8,966 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Mill Green School

This school is for children with special needs. They will use their award to create an outdoor education area, including a small woodland area and pond. The staff will be trained to maintain the area and pupils will learn camping skills and how to grow

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Farnworth & District Homing Society

This pigeon racing club will use their grant to purchase new electronic timing systems and computer equipment for use with the timing system, making the recording of race times more accurate, benefitting all members and encouraging new ones.

£8,968 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Arts Learning Consortium

This group works to promote the arts and will use their funding to run development events for teachers, arts officers and other education providers to highlight and showcase various forms and contexts of art.

£9,997 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Rumworth School

This community special school will put their funding towards the purchase of a 17 seater minibus with a wheelchair lift and access. This will accommodate up to four wheelchair users, providing more access to visits within the local community, increased p

£9,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Action Adventure Group

This community group works to assist people with mental health problems and introduce them to activities they may not be able to access by themselves. Members will be transported to activities such as skiing, sub-aqua diving, archery, kayaking and oriente

£6,902 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Feb 2008 NFN

Northern Film Network 2008/09: Talent development and membership growth

£10,000 UK Film Council
21 Jan 2008 Hayward School

This school will use an award to hold a series of workshops to educate pupils on the dangers of drugs and drug culture with the aim of preventing young people from becoming involved in drug misuse. Award will fund workshops.

£6,238 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2008 Multiple Sclerosis Regional Therapy and Support Group Ltd

This group offers support and therapies for those affected by Multiple Sclerosis at Ince Community Centre. An award will be used to expand the therapies to include Hopi and physiotherapy to sufferers, their carers and the wider users of the Community Cent

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2008 Smithills Community Band

This new school based community band has members aged between 9 to 90. The group will use an award to produce intergenerational music and CDs and stage concerts. The award will include funding for new instruments.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2008 George Tomlinson School

This school will use an award to start an extra-curricular community outdoor adventure club, involving climbing and mountain bike activities. The beneficiaries will gain qualifications which will count towards The Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme. The proje

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Jan 2008 Community Care Options

This is the continuation of an existing project to provide a supported work placement scheme for unemployed people with disabilities in Bolton. Beneficiaries will receive training in core employable skills in basic mechanical and electrical engineering, b

£422,395 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jan 2008 Simply Upholstery/Soft Furnishing

This group will use their award to make their classes more widely known, displaying posters in public offices and shops in the Bolton area. A half page article will also be placed in the local free paper that circulates to every household in the area.

£501 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme