Lottery grants awarded to Whitehaven

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
26 Apr 2017 Mirehouse Residents Group

Mirehouse Residents Group

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Apr 2016 Time to Change (West Cumbria) Project CIC

Time to Change (West Cumbria) Project CIC

£39,797 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2016 Age UK West Cumbria

A community befriending project to support lonely and isolated older people, such as those who are bereaved, have a physical or mental health condition, and those with mobility or transport issues, to lead healthier and more active lives. The scheme will engage local clubs, groups and networks to identify lonely older people and provide support, advice and access to advocacy for issues including benefits, transport, mobility problems, and referrals to specialist support services.

£493,917 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2016 Hensingham Amateur Rugby League Football Club

Clubhouse and changing rooms upgrading project

£75,000 Sport England
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
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
3 Nov 2014 Age UK West Cumbria

This is a project by a registered charity and company limited by guarantee in Whitehaven, Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to extend an existing pilot and set up a workshop scheme for men over the age of 50 to repair, restore and then sell furniture. This will enable men who are socially isolated, have mental or physical health issues, special needs, low confidence or in recovery from drug and alcohol problems to share skills, reduce isolation and access peer-to-peer support.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2014 Whitehaven Harbour Youth Project

This is the continuation of an existing project which aims to increase regular engagement and positive activities for young people (YP) and support them through issues they may face such as drug and alcohol abuse, poor health and well being and high level

£416,906 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2014 Whitehaven Playground Association

Renewal of field drainage system

£60,000 Sport England
23 Sep 2014 Howgill Family Centre

Howgill. Work. Shop.

£14,500 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2014 Sustrans

Track of the Ironmasters

£739,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 North Copeland Youth Partnership

This is a project by a registered charity in Copeland, Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to provide a cheerleading based fitness programme for young people in the local area. This will provide a fitness activity in a rurally isolated area and

£7,455 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 North Copeland Youth Partnership

This is a project by a registered charity in Copeland, Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to provide a cheerleading based fitness programme for young people in the local area. This will provide a fitness activity in a rurally isolated area and reduce the risk of obesity.

£7,455 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2014 Time to Change (West Cumbria) Project CIC

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to improve their emergency accommodation and resources within their homeless hostel to support people who are homeless, specifically ex military. This wi

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2014 Time to Change (West Cumbria) Project CIC

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to improve their emergency accommodation and resources within their homeless hostel to support people who are homeless, specifically ex military. This will provide support and development services for homeless people with issues linked to health, housing, employment and social isolation; enabling them to become independent and have better chances in life.

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2014 Whitehaven Playground Association

Renewal of field drainage system

£50,000 Sport England
6 May 2014 Haig Colliery Mining Museum

The Inbetween Project

£25,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Lowca Community School

This is a project by a school in Cumbria. The group would like to enable an early years setting to operate from the school. This will provide a facility within the village for approved childcare.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2013 Mirehouse Residents Group

Mirehouse Memories

£9,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 May 2013 Copeland Citizens Advice Bureau

This project aims to develop a partnership approach amongst advice providers, to address problems of inequality of access to advice services in the borough, with particular focus on the rural areas. It will do this via the provision of partnership outreac

£115,382 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jan 2013 Kells ARLFC

Clubhouse Improvement Project

£41,360 Sport England
20 Dec 2012 West Cumbria Rivers Trust Limited

This Whitehaven charity and company limited by guarantee, which operates across west Cumbria, will use the funding to establish a central office base accessible to the public from which it can coordinate its projects and activities, and act as a focal poi

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2012 Whitehaven Amateurs Juniors

Junior Playing Pitch Regeneration

£3,415 Sport England
6 Sep 2012 Copeland Borough Council (Copeland CSN)

Copeland Pool Extension

£150,000 Sport England
21 Aug 2012 Mirehouse Residence Ltd

This is a project by a not for profit company in Cumbria. The organisation will use the funding to establish a series of community events for residents of all ages, with activities such as tea dances, community barbeques and family fun days. This will enc

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2012 Heroes Return Award to an individual

The widow of Second World War veteran from Cumbria has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Belgium in July 2012. Funding has been provided for one widow and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2012 Rosehill Theatre

Catalyst Arts: capacity building and match funding

£180,000 Arts Council England
23 Apr 2012 Copeland Borough Council

Whitehaven Old Town THI

£707,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Jericho Primary School

This school in Cumbria will use funding to develop an activity club providing nutrition and healthy eating advice and facilities for exercise and dance for pupils and their families outside of school hours. This will encourage beneficiaries to increase th

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 West Cumbria Achievement Zone

This charity in Cumbria will use funding to run a support and intervention programme for those at risk of permanent exclusion. This will enable students to develop a broad range of knowledge and practical skills and enable them to participate in an inclus

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2011 Whitehaven Cricket Club

Girls Community Coaching

£3,885 Sport England
5 Apr 2011 Haig Colliery Mining Museum

This is a project by a company and charity in Cumbria. The group will use funding to create a signposted nature trail around the grounds of the former Haig Pit, benefiting visitors to the museum. This will enable families to learn about the various flora

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2011 Whitehaven Harbour Youth Project

This project offers youth activities and a youth club to develop the potential of young people in the Whitehaven area. The project offers a safe and trusted town centre environment that is an alternative to the negative activities The youth centre and you

£90,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2010 Mayfield School

The project will create a multi-purpose sensory studio in Mayfield School, Whitehaven. The studio will have walls of colour, sound and special effects, allowing the beneficiaries to participate in activities that will enhance their sensory awareness. Mayf

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2010 Hensingham Community Primary School

Going for Goals!

£2,010 Sport England
14 Sep 2010 Age Concern North West Cumbria

This project is to help older people living in Cockermouth, Workington, Keswick and outlying villages affected by the Allerdale floods that occurred in November 2009. It will provide information, support and signposting to deal with practical and emotiona

£196,868 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Parton Parish Council

This parish council will use funding to update and replace play equipment in a local park. This will provide a safe area for children to play and mean that children of all ages and abilities can use the park.

£9,076 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2010 Age Concern North West Cumbria

The new Whitehaven project will support over 55s who live in isolated rural communities or who are socially excluded through poverty by helping to develop their interests and skills, enable them to be socially integrated and involved in their communities.

£443,206 Big Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2010 Rosehill Theatre

Rosehill Development

£32,500 Arts Council England
2 Mar 2010 Copeland Borough Council

AIES - Pop-Up Shop

£10,000 Arts Council England
17 Feb 2010 New Rainbow Playgroup (Whitehaven)

The charitable pre-school play group have recently moved to new premises. They will use funding to turn the neglected piece of land into an outdoor play and learning facility. This will improve the early development of the children through access to garde

£9,499 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Cleator Moor Methodist Church

This church will use an award to refurbish their premises. The project will improve access for people with disabilites and allow a wider range of community activities to place in the building.

£9,370 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2009 Cumberland League Referee Society

Recruitment & Development of Rugby League Match Officials

£4,350 Sport England
24 Jul 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Cumbria has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit in the United Kingdom in August of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£225 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

Five veterans from Cumbria have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Holland in September this year. Funding has been provided for five veterans, two spouses, one widow, and six carers

£6,350 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A second world war veteran from Cumbria has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has been provided for one second world war veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2009 West Cumberland Choral Society

This choral society will use funding to hold open access workshops and singing days with the aim of encouraging an interest in singing and participation in the choir. These activities will be aimed at the young people of the area.

£3,745 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 May 2009 Whitehaven Miners Social Football Club

This football club will use an award to buy a new grass mower. The club's current mower is at the end of its lifespan and a new one is required to maintain the clubs pitches. The new grass mower is essential to keep the club running as the club are unable

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Midgey Ghyll Allotment Association

This new allotment association will use an award to improve accessibility to their allotment by resurfacing the access track, and to purchase a hut to be used as both a social area and shelter. It is hoped that these two elements will increase the number

£5,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Age Concern North West Cumbria

This group for older people have recently taken over the management of the St Michael's Centre in Workington. They will use funding to equip the centre and develop activities such as dance, exercise and healthy eating to encourage participation and teach

£9,990 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Whitehaven Junior Squash Club

This junior squash club will use funding to deliver taster sessions for the wider community to introduce new people to the sport. The outreach project will provide free of charge squash coaching to engage primary schools, brownies, scouts, playgroups, chu

£9,970 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2009 Copeland Borough Council

Pathways to Art

£65,000 Arts Council England
10 Feb 2009 Moresby Primary School

This primary school will use an award to address the issue of identity through art, music and drama. The project will encourage parents to attend project sessions and interact with their children. A public performance will take place in the school and an

£7,580 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Jan 2009 Age UK West Cumbria

This project will deliver a wide range of financial advice and services to older people living in the West Cumbria area. It will help them claim the welfare and benefits they are entitled to, and follow this up with courses and advice in money management,

£457,011 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2008 The Parish of Whitehaven PCC

St James' Church

£36,036 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2008 Copeland Borough Council (Copeland CSN)

Copeland Sports Programme

£26,500 Sport England
15 Sep 2008 Haig Colliery Mining Museum

This mining museum in Whitehaven will use an award to create nursery/discovery boxes, story books, story sacks and family back packs to enhance the experience of young visitors, their families and carers. These items will be available on loan and will be

£4,775 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Aug 2008 Mayfield School (Copeland CSN)

Healthy Lifestyles Project

£3,366 Sport England
11 Aug 2008 Sandwith Flying Club

This flying club will use an award to purchase a electronic timing system for racing pigeons. Once in place the club will be able to time their racing pigeons more accurately and hope to attract new members to the club.

£8,270 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Jul 2008 Copeland Borough Council

Balance of NW20079/2120058

£1,055 Arts Council England
8 Jul 2008 West Cumbria Society For The Blind

This project will improve the physical, mental and emotional health of people who suffer from severe sight loss, reducing social isolation and improving the overall quality of life. Outreach workers will provide social contact and practical support to tho

£309,389 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2008 Age UK West Cumbria

This project will work with communities and partner agencies to promote healthy lifestyles in later life, assist in the development of healthy living activities and support older people to lead healthy, active and independent lives.

£24,986 Community Fund
22 May 2008 The Beacon (Copeland Borough Council)

Beacon Painting Acquisition

£18,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2008 Whitehaven Amateurs FC (on behalf of Pow Valley Partnership)

Upgrade sports grounds

£32,000 Sport England
11 Mar 2008 Copeland Borough Council

Civic Quarter Public Art Consultation and Research

£16,200 Arts Council England
6 Mar 2008 Haig Colliery Mining Museum

Haig Colliery Mining Museum Phase 2 Powerhouse Development

£1,962,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2007 Copeland Borough Council

Copeland Borough Council play portfolio will increase play opportunities for children and young people across the borough in isolated rural and deprived urban areas. It will also remove barriers to play and increase the amount of children and young people

£200,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2007 Copeland Borough Council

Arts out West

£30,926 Arts Council England
31 May 2007 Hensingham Primary School

This school will create a nature area within the Hensingham Community Park. Its Wildlife and Garden Club will plant new flowers, trees and shrubs and erect bird and bat boxes. The area will be open to the general community.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2007 Copeland Wildcats WRLFC

This rugby club will use a grant to undertake two strands of outreach work. The first will comprise of a schools project, whereby the club will deliver a six week block of community coaching to children from four local secondary schools. This will be foll

£8,402 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 May 2007 Copeland Borough Council

Pathways to Art

£30,000 Arts Council England
13 Mar 2007 Kells Infant School

Home Sweet Home

£10,440 Arts Council England
27 Feb 2007 Whitehaven Association Football Club Ltd

Whitehaven Association Football Club Ltd

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Jan 2007 Howgill Family Centre

The Howgill Family Centre Provide Out Of School Care And Pre Nursery Education. They Will Use An Award To Expand And Set Up A Group In Whitehaven. Young Children Under The Age Of Three, Will Be Able To Interact And Develop Their Social And Emotional Wel

£7,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Oct 2006 Age Concern Northwest Cumbria

This application will enhance and develop an existing advice and advocacy project by improving the information and technology system to meet the increasing demand on the service. This will enable the organisation to offer a more comprehensive service to a

£139,758 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2006 North Copeland Youth Partnership

This Group Provide Activities And Opportunities For Young People In North Copeland. This Project Is To Provide Film Production, Music And Drama Projects For Young People To Attend.

£7,300 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Sep 2006 LOWCA Rugby League Youth Section

This Rugby Club Will Extend Its Membership And Develop Their Existing Club By Forming Two New Age Group Clubs. The Project Will Fund Equipment For Coaching Purposes.

£4,971 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Aug 2006 St James' Community Centre

This Self Funding Community Centre In A Deprived Area Of Whitehaven Provides A Welcoming, Safe And Pleasant Facility As A Support And Resource Centre For A Wide Range Of Individuals And Groups From The Local Community. The Project Award Will Enable The Ch

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Aug 2006 Copeland & Eden Service Area

This Group Provides A Forum Within The Copeland/Eden Area For The National Community Development Plan And World Class Programmes. They Will Use An Award To Deliver Rugby League Coaching Sessions To Local Primary School Children Out Of School Hours, And Al

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Aug 2006 Haig Colliery Mining Museum

This group promote the history of mining in Cumbria to the public, with a museum and various related exhibitions. Their project is to create a new heritage trail through the grounds of the museum to inform visitors about the equipment and events of previo

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jun 2006 Whitehaven in Bloom Working Party

The Project Will Fund Local Primary Schools In Staging A Performance By Children Within A Local Park, Along With The Production Of Props And Musical Sculptures Which Will Be Displayed Around The Park And Other Areas Of The Town.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 May 2006 West Cumbria Society For The Blind

This Charity Provides Information And Support To Blind And Partially Sighted People In West Cumbria. The Project Will Enable Small Groups Of Blind And Partially Sighted People To Be Brought In By Volunteers To The Resource Centre For Social And Training P

£3,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Copeland Borough Council

South Whitehaven Artist Residencies

£20,000 Arts Council England
9 May 2006 Age Concern North West Cumbria

This is a project to develop information booklets for older people based in West Cumbria, to help them find services, support and activities to help them remain healthy, active and independent. The booklets will be developed in consultation with older peo

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Mar 2006 The Royal British Legion Kells & District Club

This Is A Project To Improve The Disabled Toilet Facilities At The Local Royal British Legion In Order To Meet The Regulated Requirements For Disabled Persons And Extend Access And Participation. The Grant Will Pay For Building, Alterations, Plumbing, And

£3,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Feb 2006 Copeland Citizens Advice Bureau

The project will enable the CAB to continue and expand the recruitment and supervision of the volunteers necessary for it to provide an advice service to disadvantaged people throughout Copeland.

£125,346 Community Fund
3 Feb 2006 Copeland Citizens Advice Bureau

The project previously carried out by Millom CAB will continue to develop the welfare benefits service through the maintenance of current staffing complement and the addition of a Volunteer Development Worker will ensure a steady flow of volunteer advisor

£19,003 Community Fund
24 Jan 2006 West Cumbria Council for Voluntary Service

The Group Will Use The Award To Set Up And Run A Number Of Taster Events And Activities Based On Health And Well-Being. It Will Engage Local Residents With A Range Of Activities And Will Particularly Focus On Hard To Reach Sections Of The Community Such

£2,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Jan 2006 St Peters Parochial Church Council

This Is A Project To Install A Central Heating System, Therefore Extend And Sustain Community Services, In The Community Centre In Whitehaven, An Area Offering No Alternative Venues. There Are Plans To Upgrade And Refurbish The Centre, Where Services Are

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Jan 2006 Recreation GroundPow Valley

Upgrade sports grounds

£29,500 Sport England
10 Jan 2006 Copeland Borough Council

Cumbria Youth Theatre Networking Project

£5,000 Arts Council England
23 Dec 2005 Whitehaven PCC

St James

£45,573 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2005 West Cumbria Council for Voluntary Service

West Cumbria and Barrow

£10,000 Sport England
24 Oct 2005 Greenbank Community Association

A Project To Refurbish And Upgrade The Community Centre In Greenbank, To Accommodate Group Activities For The Local Community. The Grant Will Pay Towards The Internal Alterations Of The Community Centre, I.E. Kitchen Appliances Etc.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2005 Copeland Borough Council

Beacon II - A New Story

£624,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2005 Copeland Stadium

Upgrade athletics track

£60,650 Sport England
8 Aug 2005 Age Concern Northwest Cumbria

This project will work with communities and partner agencies to promote healthy lifestyles in later life, assist in the development of healthy living activities and support older people to lead healthy, active and independent lives. The grant will contri

£266,920 Community Fund
25 Jul 2005 Copeland Borough Council

Millom Youth Theatre

£5,000 Arts Council England