Lottery grants awarded to Copeland, North West in 2015

15 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
3 Dec 2015 Prism Arts

Studio Theatre Discover the Vikings of West Cumbria

£40,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Eskdale Mill & Heritage Trust

Conservation & Presentation of Eskdale Corn Mill

£787,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Nov 2015 Montreal Church of England Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of extra-curricular physical activities for children within their local community. This will also provide volunteering opportunities and involve fun, play-based physical after school sessions to encourage children to become more active and make healthy lifestyle choices.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2015 Millom Town Council

Refurbishment of Tennis Courts in Millom Public Park

£33,650 Sport England
29 Aug 2015 South Copeland Disability Group

The organisation will use the funding to provide a two day course for disabled people to enable them to check planning applications and disabled facilities. This will help ensure that local facilities are accessible, working and up to specification to meet the requirements of disabled people.

£3,987 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2015 Mirehouse Residents Group

The funding will be used to involve local residents of all ages in poetry and writing activities, culminating in a public performance and exhibition. This will support residents who may struggle with low educational achievement, giving them the opportunity to improve their literacy and employment skills through creative storytelling, and boost their wellbeing.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2015 Howgill Family Centre

For the Creative and Curious (working title)

£15,000 Arts Council England
30 Jun 2015 Arlecdon Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install a play park and safety surfacing in their school yard. This will enable the organisation to encourage children to play actively and improve their fitness levels.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2015 Egremont Rugby Football Club Limited

Floodlight Replacement

£51,793 Sport England
26 May 2015 Egremont and Area Regeneration Partnership Ltd

Growing arts development & engagement in Copeland

£75,000 Arts Council England
19 May 2015 Lowca Amateur Rugby League Football Club

Pitch fencing project

£22,583 Sport England
27 Apr 2015 Copeland Citizens Advice Bureau

The organisation will use the funding to recruit the services of a rural visiting officer in order that they can carry out CAB services within the wider community. This will provide specialist CAB advice services for people who cannot access their services due to rurally isolation, their health or mobility issues.

£9,895 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2015 Howgill Family Centre

Changing West Cumbria: life & leisure for young people

£37,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2015 Distington Community Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to set up after school health and wellbeing activities for young people and their families. This will improve the health and wellbeing of young people with the overall aim of reducing obesity through activities and training.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2015 The Holmrook Reading Room

This is a project by a charity in Cumbria. The organisation will use funding to purchase play equipment for use by the community. This will make the play area secure and fit for use, enabling children to use this community facility.

£5,483 Big Lottery Fund