Lottery grants awarded to Chester

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
20 Oct 2015 Deva Cheerleading Academy

Deva Cheerleading Academy

£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
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
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
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
3 Sep 2014 Sanjhi Indian Association

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Chester. The group will use the funding to deliver the Indian Festival lights of Dewali. This event will bring the local community together to celebrate cultural diversity among residents.

£6,500 Big Lottery Fund
31 Aug 2014 Churches Together in Cheshire

This is a project by a registered charity in Nantwich, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to provide peer support sessions to farmers in the form of six lunchtime meetings for farmers who have mental health issues and for farmers who are gay and may also have mental health issues. This will provide early intervention, preventative work through support sessions with other farmers in an effort to reduce the high rates of suicide.

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2014 Lesley Halliwell

Freak Show - The Unstable Nature of Difference

£13,468 Arts Council England
15 Aug 2014 Tarvin Parish Plan Implementation Team

This is project by a voluntary organisation in Chester. The organisation will use funding to expand the community website and fund promotional costs to promote the Tarvin area and surrounding villages. This will enable the group to promote local organisat

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Tarvin Parish Plan Implementation Team

This is project by a voluntary organisation in Chester. The organisation will use funding to expand the community website and fund promotional costs to promote the Tarvin area and surrounding villages. This will enable the group to promote local organisations, publicise local services and provide a way for the wider community to communicate and share information.

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2014 The Harmonettes

Dorothy s War / Sapper Dorothy (working titles)

£15,000 Arts Council England
30 Jul 2014 Royal Chester Rowing Club

Emergency Flood Relief

£2,000 Sport England
30 Jul 2014 Royal Chester Rowing Club

Emergency Flood Relief

£2,000 Sport England
29 Jul 2014 Fallen Angels Dance Theatre

Artistic and Organisation Development

£20,000 Arts Council England
21 Jul 2014 Fallen Angels Dance Theatre North West

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to pay specialist dance artists to deliver workshops for people who are recovering from drug and alcohol misuse,which will culminate in a number of perfo

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2014 Fallen Angels Dance Theatre North West

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to pay specialist dance artists to deliver workshops for people who are recovering from drug and alcohol misuse,which will culminate in a number of performances for the wider community to see. This will provide diversionary activities for the beneficiaries, create a support network to reduce the chances of relapse and will improve relations with the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2014 Mill View Primary School

Primary Spaces

£26,750 Sport England
11 Jul 2014 Bickerton Village Hall

This is a project by a registered charity in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the ladies and disabled toilets in the hall. This will ensure that the facilities are safe to use and enable continued use of the hall for the public.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2014 The Queen's School

The Queen?s School Community Sports and Fitness Facility

£98,000 Sport England
21 May 2014 Homegrown Dance Theatre

World War One Centenary through Dance

£14,950 Arts Council England
20 May 2014 Blacon Community Trust

This charity in Bolton will use the funding to deliver a summer programme of academic learning and creative, practical based skills sessions and outdoor activities for disadvantaged 14-17 year olds from deprived areas of Blacon. This will help improve the

£6,950 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2014 Blacon Community Trust

This charity in Bolton will use the funding to deliver a summer programme of academic learning and creative, practical based skills sessions and outdoor activities for disadvantaged 14-17 year olds from deprived areas of Blacon. This will help improve the confidence and emotional wellbeing of beneficiaries to encourage them to make positive lifestyle choices and help engage them back into education and employment.

£6,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2014 Theatre In The Quarter, Chester

2014 projects

£90,000 Arts Council England
13 May 2014 Queen's Park High School

This school in Chester will use the funding to refurbish a room in the school to run healthy living activities including cookery courses, food budgeting lessons and ideas for cheap healthy meals for families. The project aims to address childhood obesity

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2014 Minerva Arts

Cheshire Youth Theatre

£9,705 Arts Council England
7 May 2014 Blacon High School, A Specialist SportsCollege

This school in Chester will use the funding to create additional reading programmes outside the normal school day for children who have low levels of literacy. The project will provide a reading room for children and parents to improve their literacy by r

£9,240 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2014 Blacon High School, A Specialist SportsCollege

This school in Chester will use the funding to create additional reading programmes outside the normal school day for children who have low levels of literacy. The project will provide a reading room for children and parents to improve their literacy by running family reading activities.

£9,240 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2014 Christleton Local History Group

Christleton villages history - 'Great War Voices - Remembering Our Forgotten Heroes' community education project

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2014 Chester Romans American Football Club

Expanding teams and participation

£3,660 Sport England
31 Mar 2014 Parkinson's UK, Chester and District Branch

This voluntary organisation in Chester, West Cheshire will use the funding to continue their Reaching Out Literature Scheme. This will enable newly diagnosed sufferers of Parkinson's Disease to access information about their condition and to receive suppo

£1,473 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2014 Parkinson's UK, Chester and District Branch

This voluntary organisation in Chester, West Cheshire will use the funding to continue their Reaching Out Literature Scheme. This will enable newly diagnosed sufferers of Parkinson?s Disease to access information about their condition and to receive support from fellow sufferers and support workers.

£1,473 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2014 Chester Voluntary Action

Voluntary Action on the Homefront in Chester: The History and Legacy

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2014 Garden Quarter Residents and Traders Association

The Garden Quarter Remembers

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2014 Cheshire West and Chester Music Service

Leaps and Bounds: Chester

£30,000 Arts Council England
22 Mar 2014 Co3 Dance Unincorporated Group

New Roots Dancepoetry

£12,660 Arts Council England
17 Mar 2014 The Centre For Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Development

This project is an expansion of an existing programme run by the Brain Injury Rehabilitation & Development group (BIRD) for children aged seven to eleven in Oldham that have communication, behaviour and learning difficulties. The aim is to improve their l

£158,677 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 St Werburgh's and St Columba's Catholic Primary School

This is a project by a school in Chester. The organisation will use funding to offer a package of holistic interventions involving educational therapeutics and massage for vulnerable pupils in the community. This will enable children with issues including

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 Live!

This is a project by a charity in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to enable disabled young people within their organisation the opportunity to attend craft workshops, learn new skills and create a social enterprise making and selling crafts

£7,214 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 Elton Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Elton, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to purchase additional IT equipment to enable them to run adult learning courses. This will provide beneficiaries with access to ICT equipment and courses to i

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 St Werburgh's and St Columba's Catholic Primary School

This is a project by a school in Chester. The organisation will use funding to offer a package of holistic interventions involving educational therapeutics and massage for vulnerable pupils in the community. This will enable children with issues including stress, behavioural issues and social communication disorders, to access suitable therapy, with the aim of reducing their symptoms, improving behaviour and promoting wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 Live!

This is a project by a charity in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to enable disabled young people within their organisation the opportunity to attend craft workshops, learn new skills and create a social enterprise making and selling crafts across West Cheshire. This will provide them with skills including craft, money management, budgeting and marketing products and support their integration into the wider community, giving them valuable work & life skills and increasing their independence.

£7,214 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 Elton Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Elton, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to purchase additional IT equipment to enable them to run adult learning courses. This will provide beneficiaries with access to ICT equipment and courses to improve their education, encourage family learning and help raise their aspirations towards employment opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2014 Fiona Bennett

The Poetry Exchange (Survey) R and D

£15,000 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2013 Guilden Sutton Parish Council

This is a project by a Parish Council in Guilden Sutton Chester. The organisation will use the funding to replace children's play equipment and install a safety surface. This will enable families to have access to a play facility in the area.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2013 Morecambe Winter Gardens Preservation Trust Ltd

Morecambe Variety Weekend 2014

£20,000 Arts Council England
29 Nov 2013 Groundwork Cheshire

The aim of this continuation project by Groundwork Cheshire (GC) is to expand and sustain Grozone - a social, educational and therapeutic horticulture scheme which supports the recovery of people in the Northwich area who have mental health issues, learni

£198,243 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2013 Cheshire Artists Network

Cheshire Artists Network The Great War Exhibitions

£14,300 Arts Council England
11 Nov 2013 Chester FC Community Trust Limited

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to provide a 10 week training programme for local people over 60 offering active lifestyles, healthy living, computer skills, health awareness and social

£9,010 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2013 Chester FC Community Trust Limited

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to provide a 10 week training programme for local people over 60 offering active lifestyles, healthy living, computer skills, health awareness and social

£9,010 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2013 Cheshire Skillshare Limited

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Chester, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to publicise its skills bank. This will enable the organisation to help more voluntary community and faith organisations and recruit additional volunt

£9,775 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2013 University of Chester

Memories of a Lost Shark

£1,200 Arts Council England
3 Sep 2013 Chester MESH

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to build a secure on line database which will enable members of their ME self help group to record and monitor their symptom treatments and progress. This will

£6,530 Big Lottery Fund
23 Aug 2013 Chester Music Society

CMS Choir Commissioning Project.

£2,800 Arts Council England
22 Aug 2013 Chester Aid to the Homeless

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Chester, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to design and develop a horticultural project. This will enable the organisation to improve the gardens and recreational areas at two housing units th

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2013 Chester MESH

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to build a secure on line database which will enable members of their ME self help group to record and monitor their symptom treatments and progress. This will

£6,530 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2013 Grosvenor Rowing Club

CC - 1074 Coach Education and Equipment

£955 Sport Wales
30 Jul 2013 Stronger Communities Initiative Assembly

This Merseyside organisation will use the funding to provide workshops in artistic activities and storytelling in creating giants of historical figures, provide a celebration event with community groups parading with the giants and running a walking tour

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2013 Sanjhi Indian Association

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to deliver a variety of events and activities including craft workshops and food tasting to celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights Diwali. This will reduce i

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2013 Fallen Angels Dance Theatre

Company Organisation Development

£16,560 Arts Council England
3 Jul 2013 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Cheshire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Normandy in June 2013. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran.

£550 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 Boughton Heath Allotment Association

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to carry out improvements to their site and will include a wheelchair ramp and the purchase and installation of a converted steel container which will be used

£8,730 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 Dial House Chester

This is a project by a registered charity in Chester. The organisation will use the funding to install a new computer system in their offices to enable them to provide improved support to their disabled clients, particularly in view of the new welfare ref

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 Highfield Community Primary School

This is a project by a school in Chester, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to purchase laptops and equipment to deliver programmes to target stress and mental health issues. This will enable the young people and wider community to learn h

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2013 Great Boughton Parish Council

Thackeray Drive Playing Pitches

£50,000 Sport England
6 Jun 2013 Dodleston & District Parish Council

Dodleston Playing Field

£50,000 Sport England