Lottery grants awarded to Chester

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
26 Jun 2017 Parochial Church Council of St Paul's Boughton, Chester

Securing the future of St Paul's Church as a heritage and community asset

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2017 Chester Adult Phab Club

This project will use funding to arrange a supported excursion to London for disabled adults.

£3,422 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2017 Elton Primary School

The funding will be used project by a primary school to create a community garden. The project aims to provide an opportunity for children and adults of all ages and abilities to come together to grow flowers, fruit and vegetables, and learn new skills in order to live healthier lifestyles.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2017 Save The Family Limited

The funding will be used to run youth drama sessions for homeless and disadvantaged young people in the local community. The project aims to improve access to extracurricular activities and develop confidence, teamwork and communication skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2017 Barrow Cricket Club

Barrow CC Onwards and Upwards

£2,560 Sport England
8 May 2017 Hajjat Welfare Trust

The funding will be used to hold tutor-led sessions of cardiovascular exercise for South Asian people in the local community. The project aims to improve fitness levels and reduce obesity in the local community.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2017 Royal Chester Rowing Club

Royal Chester Novice Rowing

£10,000 Sport England
27 Apr 2017 Gary Lloyd

Mirror of Love

£15,000 Arts Council England
18 Apr 2017 Welsh Curling Association

WCA 2017/18

£1,500 Sport Wales
13 Apr 2017 Bilimankhwe

The Tempest Regional Tour

£60,190 Arts Council England
23 Mar 2017 Homegrown Dance Theatre

Dancing Stories (Re-Application)

£15,000 Arts Council England
9 Mar 2017 Greater Sylhet Development and Welfare Council in UK (Cheste

Greater Sylhet Development and Welfare Council in UK (Chester and North Wales) will use the grant to provide training and advice services for 40 Bangladeshi members of their organisation. This grant for ?5,000 will part-fund venue hire, laptops, website development, office furniture, sessional worker fees and training, insurance, volunteer expenses, and project management fees.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2017 Vintage Blacon Limited

The funding will be used to create raised planting, a fruit orchard, BBQ and picnic areas, wildlife meadows and an accessible footpath. The project aims to bring people in the community together but creating an allotment-style environment where people can develop skills and improve the wellbeing of the community.

£8,946 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 Castell Alun High School

Castell Alun High School in Flintshire will use the grant to run sports sessions, before school, during lunch time and after school to improve the health and wellbeing of their students. This grant for ?5,000 will fund heart rate monitors, 15 tablet computers with cases, three TVs, licence and two projectors.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Rossett Swimming Club

Courses

£1,125 Sport Wales
25 Jan 2017 Dodleston Village Foundation

The funding will be used by a charity to install metal fencing around a children's play area. The project aims to improve this community asset by ensuring the safety of the children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2017 Hoole Community Centre

The funding will be used to purchase catering equipment and upgrade storage facilities at a community centre in Cheshire. The project aims to strengthen the community by helping the organisation to expand its catering support and services to groups and events using the centre and attract new activities for isolated older people.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2017 Bullion Technical Training Ltd

The funding will be used to deliver an employment training and support scheme involving practical experience of recycling raw materials and chemical processing, primarily aimed at older unemployed people. This will enable participants to develop new skills and improve their chances of finding employment, whilst helping to reduce the amount of waste that goes into landfill.

£9,989 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jan 2017 Saighton Village Hall

The funding will be used by a charity in Chester to replace their central heating system as it is no longer fit for purpose. This will mean the local community can continue to use the facility.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2016 Chris Oakley

The Lion and the Unicorn

£8,450 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2016 Sarah Spies

Looking After Freedom

£5,000 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2016 Oldfield Primary School

This project is run by a primary school in Chester. The funding will be used to purchase computer bio feedback programmes which will help adults and children who are at risk or are experiencing mental health problems. The project aims to reduce stress levels and anxiety, improve self-esteem and wellbeing and improve pupil behaviour and attainment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2016 Minerva Arts

Cheshire Souling

£9,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2016 Chapter (West Cheshire) Ltd

Exploring Local Heritage

£8,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2016 PCC of Chester St Peter

The project will use the funding to deliver a range of therapeutic arts activities to people with mental health issues and marginalised families with multiple complex needs who live in a rural residential community on the outskirts of Chester. This will enable beneficiaries to develop confidence, self- esteem and improve their mental health.

£9,979 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2016 PCC of Chester St Peter

The project will use the funding to deliver a range of therapeutic arts activities to people with mental health issues and marginalised families with multiple complex needs who live in a rural residential community on the outskirts of Chester. This will enable beneficiaries to develop confidence, self- esteem and improve their mental health.

£4,130 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2016 Cheshire West and Chester Council

Float Waterways Visual Arts Commissions

£15,000 Arts Council England
9 Nov 2016 Theatre in the Quarter

Refugee Theatre Performance Project

£38,865 Arts Council England
4 Nov 2016 Chapter

This project will use the funding to deliver healthy cooking, healthy dog-walks and healthy exercises for people with mental health issues in Cheshire West. This will enable beneficiaries to improve their health and wellbeing based on activities chosen by beneficiaries.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2016 Cheshire West and Chester Council

Swim Pilot Phase 3

£20,000 Sport England
5 Oct 2016 Cheshire West and Chester Council

Swim Pilot Phase 3

£20,000 Sport England
28 Sep 2016 Healthbox C.I.C.

The organisation will use funding to develop a project that will help vulnerable people living in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire. Working with partners, the project will provide holistic and bespoke support, courses and activities to improve health and wellbeing in the local community.

£497,026 Big Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2016 Tweedsmuir Social Group

The group will use funding to purchase equipment and deliver IT training workshops for older people in the local community. This will ensure older people can access modern technology and feel more digitally included in society.

£9,802 Big Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2016 The National Communities Resource Centre Limited

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a six-week pilot of activities including practical outdoor work, arts, cookery and stress management for males with mental health issues such as depression and anxiety. This will break down stigmas, improve self-esteem and provide coping-strategies.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Sep 2016 Big Heritage CIC

A Cheshire Country Doctor: Medicine on the homefront

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2016 Hospice Of The Good Shepherd

This project will recruit and train volunteers who will provide bereavement support to children, and train a current member of staff in clinical supervision. This will enable the organisation to reduce waiting times, meet the demands of referrals and support more children.

£9,650 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2016 DIAL West Cheshire

The organisation will use the funding to refit the catering kitchen. This will enable the organisation to expand its range of catering services to create a viable sustainable social enterprise, and enable more people with disabilities to volunteer and work in an appropriately adapted environment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jul 2016 Chester Mystery Plays

Chester Mystery Plays RandD 2016

£14,000 Arts Council England
25 Jul 2016 Manchester Lesbian and Gay Chorus

The organisation will use the funding to run workshops and a festival to bring together LGBT choirs from around the UK and Eire for a choral celebration. This will provide an opportunity for people from the LGBT community to take part in a community festival which give them the opportunity to feel connected, raise awareness and build a network of peer support.

£9,295 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jul 2016 Chester Pride

Pride in the Past

£27,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2016 Sandstone Ridge Trust

The Cheshire Sandstone Ridge: Towards a Sustainable Future

£97,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2016 Live!

The organisation will use the funding to run an eight week rolling programme of workshops for young women aged 14-18 years old with and without disabilities covering issues including, consent and choice, drugs and alcohol, social media, appropriate relationships, sexual health and positive body image. This will ensure that participants have the knowledge to make informed decisions regarding their health, safety or lifestyles.

£9,165 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2016 Cheshire Asian and Minority CommunitiesCouncil

The organisation will use the funding to deliver tutorial school homework sessions on core subjects such as English, mathematics and science which will be held after school, aimed at the children from the local BME communities, who have difficulties with speaking reading and writing in English.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Apr 2016 Fallen Angels Dance Theatre

Artistic Development Project

£40,000 Arts Council England
18 Apr 2016 Clutton Church of England Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install fixed play equipment in the school grounds. This will provide safe and secure play facilities for the community and will encourage pupils to increase their physical activity levels, combating sedentary lifestyles and improving health and wellbeing.

£9,833 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2016 Welsh Curling Association

Wca 2016/17

£1,500 Sport Wales
24 Mar 2016 Highfield Community Primary School

The school will use the funding to install sheltered outdoor facilities for pupils and their parents to work and play together to boost basic skills. This will enable the pupils and their parents to engage in enjoyable skills together so that the parents may engage in their children?s extra-curricular education.

£9,895 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 Hajjat Welfare Trust

The group will use the funding to provide literacy, numeracy and IT workshops for adults with English as a second language in Chester. This will give beneficiaries the necessary skills to increase their confidence to support younger family members, and to improve their own opportunities for future employment or further education.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2016 Theatre in the Quarter

The Wish: Research and Development

£15,000 Arts Council England
24 Feb 2016 Cheshire Halton and Warrington Race andEquality Centre

The group will use the funding to hold a feasibility study on a building that the group could possibly be offered as a community asset transfer. This will enable the group to see what potential the building holds by using an architect to design and develop ideas.

£9,366 Big Lottery Fund
24 Feb 2016 Mollington Pre-School

The organisation will use the funding to install an adventure play area within their grounds. This will improve the facilities of the pre-school and provide play activities to encourage young children to become more active, and to help aid their development.

£9,978 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jan 2016 Chester Zoo

Wildlife Champions - Connecting people and local wildlife to Chester Zoo

£70,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Jan 2016 University of Chester

Diverse Narratives: Minority Experiences in Cheshire During the First World War

£39,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Oct 2015 Cheshire Schools Football Association

New U18 Boys Plate competition

£300 Sport England
20 Oct 2015 Deva Cheerleading Academy

Deva Cheerleading Academy

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Oct 2015 Wrexham Group Riding For the Disabled Association

Wrexham Group Riding For the Disabled Association

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2015 Neil Kendall

Morecambe Variety Festival :Imaginary Worlds

£26,500 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2015 Fiona Bennett

The Poetry Exchange - new channels, new audiences

£13,750 Arts Council England
19 Sep 2015 Healthbox C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to develop new evaluation and monitoring tools that will be used to assess current activities and provide tailored mentoring and support to service users. This will enable the group to deliver effective and supportive activities to people who are isolated, deprived or vulnerable, such as arts and crafts, skills training, and employability skills to reduce isolation and the risk of long-term deprivation and poor wellbeing.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2015 St Clare's Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install a Trim Trail and safety surfacing in their school grounds. This will enable the organisation to help improve the physical development of pupils at the school whilst addressing concerns about the increased levels of obesity in children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 Lache Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install a play area for our younger pupils and a large gazebo to facilitate after school activities and closer relationships with parents. This will enable the organisation to provide a safe play area to encourage communication, integration and activity for the higher than average % of children with disabilities and for a large proportion of children entering the school who are below the national average in personal, social and emotional skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Cheshire West and Chester Council

Youth Community Tennis Project (NGB Funding 2013-17)

£114,000 Sport England
23 Jul 2015 Save The Family Limited

This new project based on a pilot initiative will support troubled families in the charity?s residential accommodation who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The project aims to prepare families for independent living by developing role-model family mentors and teaching basic life-skills such as cooking on a budget and through family activities like gardening sessions. Mentors will work with families to help them achieve objectives set both at the start and during their stay with STF.

£425,920 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2015 Elton Primary School

The funding will be used to install three outdoor activity spaces, to include sports activities, a performance area and a wildlife garden. This will provide creative outdoor sessions for children and parents, with the aim of raising educational attainment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2015 Theatre In The Quarter, Chester

Best Days of Our Lives - Production Phase

£15,000 Arts Council England
8 Jul 2015 Lache Community Development Trust

The organisation will use the funding to offer outreach radio and media training and participation using a mobile mini-studio. This will enable the organisation to provide media skills training and allow marginalised groups and socially isolated people to become involved in a radio broadcast.

£9,974 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2015 Sanjhi Indian Association, Chester

The organisation will use the funding to deliver workshops and a community parade and events for the Indian festival of lights Diwali and Navratiri celebration. Tackling isolation and community cohesion by bringing people together to celebrate cultural diversity and equality, inclusion and understanding.What Money is for :Drummers, dance workshops, arts and crafts, healthy Indian food techniques and tasting, hall hire for workshops, advertising, posters, water and snacks, giants and lanterns.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2015 Sanjhi Indian Association

The organisation will use the funding to deliver workshops and a community parade and events for the Indian festival of lights Diwali and Navratiri celebration. Tackling isolation and community cohesion by bringing people together to celebrate cultural diversity and equality, inclusion and understanding.What Money is for :Drummers, dance workshops, arts and crafts, healthy Indian food techniques and tasting, hall hire for workshops, advertising, posters, water and snacks, giants and lanterns.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 Hoole Community Development Trust

The organisation will use the funding to establish a series of new activities including a community cafe, gardening project and mobile library that will be lead by new volunteers. This will enable the group to create new, accredited volunteer opportunities that will be offered primarily to people identified as being isolated or at risk of deprivation, as well as create more community activities and events to encourage greater community cohesion and reduced risk of isolation throughout the wider community.

£9,034 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Tattenhall Amateur Dramatics Society

To purchase a flexi-use demountable staging system

£3,500 Arts Council England
23 Jun 2015 Barrow Cricket Club

Youth/Disability Cricket Coaching for 14 to 19 year olds

£1,900 Sport England
23 Jun 2015 Fallen Angels Dance Theatre

Artistic Development and Pilot of Upon Awakening

£20,000 Arts Council England
23 Jun 2015 The Bren Project

This new project will provide supported vocational training for people with learning disabilities and autism in Chester to provide them with the skills and experience to cope with employer expectations during work placements. It will launch a new bicycle refurbishment service and take donations of unwanted bicycles from the general public. These will be assessed and, where feasible, they will be refurbished for sale by the beneficiaries who will be supported at a workshop

£245,728 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2015 Save The Family Limited

The organisation will use the funding to start u p a new youth club at their new site at Cotton Hall Farm in Cheshire and provide a community celebration event. This will provide homeless and disadvantaged young people including those who are NEET, disengaged or have experienced hardship, workshops and activities during the weekends and school holidays, to improve their social, team working skills and confidence and help them become active members of the community.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jun 2015 Jane McLean

Tales of the Tides

£11,019 Arts Council England
30 May 2015 Ashton Hayes Sports and Recreation Association

The organisation will use the funding to replace the uneven surface and covering material of the car park that gives access to the cafe and playground with tarmac, and increase seating at the cafe. This will improve access to the facilities by people with mobility impairment and facilitate the expanding use of the facilities by the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2015 Streetwise Soccer Community Interest Company

This new project will engage young people from disadvantaged communities in free physical activity to improve their health and reduce anti-social behaviour. Street Soccer is a new and innovative form of football which combines urban music and the development of soccer skills in a positive and creative environment. The project will also provide opportunities for 10 young volunteers to gain experience through an accredited award.

£9,910 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
9 Apr 2015 Welsh Curling Association

WCA 2015/16

£1,500 Sport Wales
8 Apr 2015 Cheshire Artists Network

The Fountains Project

£3,082 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2015 Great Boughton Parish Council

Thackeray Drive Playing Pitches

£10,000 Sport England
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
23 Mar 2015 Cheshire West and Chester Council

Youth Community Tennis Project (NGB Funding 2013-17)

£114,000 Sport England
13 Mar 2015 Dodleston CE Primary School

Primary Spaces

£30,000 Sport England
11 Mar 2015 Christopher Oakley

The 4 Second Rule

£6,300 Arts Council England
4 Mar 2015 Risen

The organisation will use funding to create a digital storytelling dance theatre piece to enable people in who are in recovery from substance misuse to share their experiences. This will raise awareness of addiction while building confidence and self esteem for those in recovery, helping them make a transition back into society.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2015 The Harmonettes

Dorothy s War

£15,000 Arts Council England
5 Feb 2015 Mickle Trafford Village School

This is a project by a school in Cheshire. The group will use the funding to provide an outdoor activity area that will enable children to take part in fun, physical activities. The area will be used outside of school hours and will provide a new facility that will improve health and well being.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2015 Newton Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Chester to develop their wildlife area which will include a pond, seating and storage. This will provide an enhanced outdoor area which will support the communication skills of children, engage parents with the school environment to support their children and enhance existing gardening activities and extra curriculum clubs.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jan 2015 Save The Family Limited

Save The Family Limited

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2014 Cheshire West and Chester Council

RE:NEW

£3,000,000 Arts Council England
8 Dec 2014 Clutton Church of England Primary School

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

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 Chester Romans American Football Club

Academy expansion and inclusion.

£5,355 Sport England
3 Dec 2014 Saighton CofE Primary School

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

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2014 Ashton & Mouldsworth Village Hall Association

A project by a charity in Ashton Hayes to resurface the car park area at the village hall. This will enable more people to be able to use the facilities, enabling the community to come together to take part in activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2014 Tarvin Tennis Club

Tarvin Tennis Club upgrade

£68,777 Sport England
3 Oct 2014 Acresfield Community Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Chester. The organisation will use funding to install outdoor play equipment and safety surface, within the grounds of the school. This will provide children, particularly vulnerable military dependent and SEN pupils, with a safe and stimulating place to play all year round, with the aim of encouraging social interaction, building confidence and promoting wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2014 Cherry Grove Primary School

Primary Spaces

£15,000 Sport England
6 Sep 2014 Myasthenia Gravis Association - North Wales Branch

Myasthenia Gravis Association ? North Wales Branch in Conwy will use the grant to provide support group meetings and an information day across the region for people living with the condition. This grant for ?4,979 will fund an information day for 70 peopl

£4,979 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2014 The Chester and Ellesmere Port Independent Advocacy Service

The Chester and Ellesmere Port Independent Advocacy Service (CEPIA) will use this funding to continue an existing project. The project aims to empower people with mental health issues and learning disabilities. CEPIA provides assistance, information and r

£354,478 Big Lottery Fund