Lottery grants awarded to Widnes

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286 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
28 Sep 2017 Victoria Park Environment Team

Let The Light In

£7,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2017 Vikings Sports Foundation Ltd

Include ME

£9,040 Sport England
1 Aug 2017 Riverside College/Cronton Sixth Form College

Well Fit Project

£135,918 Sport England
28 Jun 2017 Halton Borough Council

Ada.Ada.Ada (Libraries fund)

£77,699 Arts Council England
2 Feb 2017 Vikings Sports Foundation

The history of community Rugby in and around Widnes

£9,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Nightstop Communities Northwest C.I.C.

This group will provide an improved range of mental health and wellbeing support and accommodation for vulnerable young people who are homeless. As well as practical support with finding residences and employment opportunities, the in-house mental health and wellness service offers counselling and anger management support to participants and their families. The group aims to return young people to their homes, if it is safe to do so, by providing a safe space for them to discuss their issues.

£490,002 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jan 2017 Jane Anderson

Alien town

£8,000 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 Halebank Youth Club

This project will run a weekly job club from their community venue focusing on IT skills, job applications, interview skills and techniques, money management and budgeting. This will aim to improve employment prospects and wellbeing in the community.

£9,816 Big Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2016 Cathie Stankevitch Foundation

The project will use the funding to recruit and train additional trustees and volunteers and establish an office base to enable it to deliver its programme of work effectively.

£9,910 Big Lottery Fund
8 Nov 2016 Spinney Avenue Church of England VC Primary School

This project will use the funding to install a new outdoor learning environment for extra-curricular activities for children aged 4-11 This will include a new keep fit after-school club, which will also be available to their families to use after school. This will enable the organisation to provide a safe supervised area to encourage their pupils and their families to engage in fun physical activities together, aiming to improve their health and wellbeing and encourage stronger family relationships.

£9,989 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2016 Our Lady's First Steps Pre-School

This project will use the funding to develop an area of their ground with play equipment and safety surfacing. This will enable children to improve physical development, communication and personal, social and emotional development.

£9,954 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2016 Halton Borough Council

Halton Heritage Partnership Start Up

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2016 Widnes Academy

The organisation will use the funding to run extracurricular outdoor skill building activities for early years children and their parents. This will aim to improve parenting and child development skills, improve family cohesion and raise aspirations so that children reach their full educational potential.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2016 Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment to develop their outdoor play area within the school grounds. This will enable the organisation to set up after school and holiday clubs in a safe environment to encourage all of their pupils to increase their physical activities, and aim to reduce obesity in the children.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2016 Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment to develop their outdoor play area within the school grounds. This will enable the organisation to set up after school and holiday clubs in a safe environment to encourage all of their pupils to increase their physical activities, and aim to reduce obesity in the children.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2016 Vikings Sports Foundation Ltd

Stadium Sports Hub

£9,900 Sport England
30 Mar 2016 Vikings Sports Foundation

The organisation will use the funding to run four programmes of activities for adults who are out of education or work. It will provide a structured personal development programme to develop practical and mental skills to help get into employment or other forms of positive activity.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2016 Widnes Rugby Union Football Club

Widnes RUFC New Pitch Maintenance Equipment

£10,000 Sport England
3 Dec 2015 Friends of St Luke Farnworth

St Lukes Farnworth Organ Restoration and Education Project

£52,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2015 Jane Anderson

YOU ARE HERE

£15,000 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2015 Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and Museum Trust Limited

Panoramic Observations: around Halton in 360 degrees

£47,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Aug 2015 Canal Boat Adventure Project

This is a continuation and development of an existing project by Canal Boat Adventure Project which will engage young people from two of the most deprived areas in Runcorn, Castlefields and Windmill Hill, in setting up, developing and managing a new service in a building provided by Halton Borough Council. This will address barriers to employment (or further education and training) and develop transferable skills which will improve their chances of gaining employment.

£251,414 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2015 10th Widnes St Michaels Church of England Scout Group

The organisation will use the funding to hire a mobile climbing wall that will be used during a summer gala event to provide prospective members with taster activities and showcase the group?s work. This will enable the group to attract more visitors to the gala and provide an opportunity for people to try activities and learn about the organisation, increasing local support and encouraging new members.

£600 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2015 Saints Peter and Paul Catholic College

The organisation will use the funding to purchase trampoline equipment and run extracurricular exercises sessions and clubs targeted at girl students. This will provide fun, stimulating activities to encourage the girls to become more physically active and make healthy lifestyle choices.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2015 Lucy Pankhurst

Pathways

£5,250 Arts Council England
31 Mar 2015 Ditton Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver forest school sessions after school with school and pre-school children and their families in the local community. This will aim to reduce the risk of obesity through improved health and wellbeing taking part in outdoor activities and reduced sedentary play.

£8,100 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2014 St Gerard's Roman Catholic Primary and Nursery School

A project by a primary school in Cheshire to install soft tread flooring to their playground. This will provide a safe environment and play facilities for pupils and community groups to use throughout the year.

£9,420 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2014 St John Fisher Catholic Primary School

A project by a primary school in Widnes to build an allotment in the school grounds for use at lunchtimes and after school. This will enable children to experience the health and social benefits of gardening, to understand the food cycle and wildlife and to encourage problem solving and working together.

£5,804 Big Lottery Fund
20 Oct 2014 Lane Tennis Club Ltd

Outdoor floodlighting at Widnes Tennis Academy

£50,000 Sport England
6 Aug 2014 Emma Sumner

Continued Research and Development

£3,760 Arts Council England
30 Jun 2014 The Lighthouse Foundation

This is a project by a registered charity in Widnes, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to provide structured ICT training for students recovering from alcohol or drug dependency. This will enable the beneficiaries to learn new skills, build

£9,816 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 The Lighthouse Foundation

This is a project by a registered charity in Widnes, Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to provide structured ICT training for students recovering from alcohol or drug dependency. This will enable the beneficiaries to learn new skills, build their confidence and lead on to their helping voluntary and community organisations with IT support.

£9,816 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2014 Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to install a gazebo, outdoor stage and seating area for activities such as gardening clubs, drama and dance. This will enable the school to provide wrap around care f

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2014 Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to install a gazebo, outdoor stage and seating area for activities such as gardening clubs, drama and dance. This will enable the school to provide wrap around care for children with suitable activities in a safe setting.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jun 2014 Weaver Arts Community Partnership

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Halton. The organisation will use funding to run art sessions for people experiencing mental health problems. This will increase their sense of self worth, confidence and decrease their feelings of isolatio

£9,016 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2014 Cheshire West, Halton and Warrington Youth Offending Service

Back on Track

£49,958 Arts Council England
12 May 2014 Simms Cross PTA

This is a project by a charity in Widnes. The organisation will use the funding to create a sensory room for children. This will provide a play and learning environment for children with special educational needs, autistic children, and children with lear

£6,505 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2014 Simms Cross PTA

This is a project by a charity in Widnes. The organisation will use the funding to create a sensory room for children. This will provide a play and learning environment for children with special educational needs, autistic children, and children with learning difficulties which will help their personal development, social and emotional skills and support participation in school.

£6,505 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2014 Halton Borough Council

Working Lives, Working Together

£55,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2014 Widiwig Denettes

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding towards transport costs, and to purchase a variety of equipment, including uniforms for their Morris Dancing Troupe. This will provide a diversionary activity

£6,590 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2014 Widiwig Denettes

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding towards transport costs, and to purchase a variety of equipment, including uniforms for their Morris Dancing Troupe. This will provide a diversionary activity to anti social behaviour and engage young people in positive activities.

£6,590 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Halton Autistic Family Support Group Limited

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Cheshire. The organisation will use funding to furnish their new family centre, to include furniture, games and ICT equipment. This will provide a suitable venue for children with autism and their families t

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 Get Active Forum Halton

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Halton. The organisation will use the funding to relaunch a programme of physical activities and exercise sessions for adults in the area. This will promote physical activity and improve general health and

£4,890 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jul 2013 Chesnut Lodge School

Chesnut Lodge Inclusive Sports Club

£9,784 Sport England
14 May 2013 Halton Citizens Advice Bureau

The aim of this new project will see Halton Citizens Advice Bureau (Halton CAB) as the lead of a four partnership organisation deliver a new integrated one stop shop model and introduce a weekly evening telephone advice service to improve the lives of tho

£180,941 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Simms Cross Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Widnes. The organisation will use the funding to provide coaching sessions and a camping for pupils and parents to develop family skills such as conflict management, planning and organising, communication and inte

£9,535 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 St John Fisher Junior and Infant School

This is a project by a school in Widnes, Cheshire. The school will deliver after school one to one life coaching sessions to pupils who are feeling anxious or lack confidence and deliver workshops to teachers and parents and offer volunteer coach training

£9,918 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Moorfield Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Halton. The organisation will use the funding to install climbing play equipment in the playground. This will provide a stimulating play experience for children at the school.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2013 Halton Community Transport

This project will continue and expand the current accessible transport service to disabled and older residents living in rural areas of Halton, Warrington and Cheshire West. The aim of the project is to provide a convenient, accessible service enabling th

£119,430 Big Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2013 Richard Whitby

The Childe of Hale

£5,018 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2012 Years Ahead

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Halton. The organisation will use the funding to provide a range of new activities, including digital imaging, tap dance and knitting for current and potential users. This will enable the organisation to pr

£5,016 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2012 Farnworth St Luke's Parochial Church Council

St Luke's Church

£187,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2012 Bankfield Table Tennis Club

Development and upgrade of table tennis equipment

£7,993 Sport England
8 Nov 2012 Riverside College

College Sport Makers

£105,000 Sport England
2 Oct 2012 St Bede's Junior School Helping Hands

This is a project by a community organisation in Widnes, Cheshire. The group will use funding to purchase computer equipment, for children with learning disabilities and the wider community. This will enable the group to provide ICT workshops for local ad

£7,502 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2012 Halton and St Helens VCA

St Marie‘«÷s Church redevelopment

£1,203,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2012 Chapelfield Community Centre Limited

This is a project by a charity and not for profit company based Widnes. The group will use funding to start a gardening club for people with learning difficulties and use the produce to provide for the Luncheon club that runs at the groups centre. This

£4,449 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Mary's Parochial Church Council

This community organisation in Widnes, Cheshire, will use funding to install double glazed windows throughout the community centre. This will provide a more energy-efficient building and a warmer environment for facility users, in particular the very youn

£9,188 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Farnworth St Luke's Parochial Church Council

St Luke's Church

£69,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 PCC of St Mary

St Mary's Church

£192,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2011 Halton Autistic Family Support Group Limited

The project will provide an activity programme for vulnerable young people and their families offering a range of trips to local play centres, bowling alleys, zoos, and the seaside, as well as activities such as swimming, indoor skiing and gym sessions.

£107,402 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Community Integrated Care

This charity in Cheshire will use funding to purchase a specially adapted bike that will be used by people living with profound physical disabilities attending their centre in Stockton on Tees. This will provide the opportunity for people who are unable t

£6,913 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2011 14th Widnes Farnworth Methodist Scout Group

This is a project to purchase IT equipment to enable members to complete their Scouts IT badge, increase their confidence and improve IT skills. The award includes funding for IT equipment, camera and office accessories.

£2,805 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2011 SHAP Ltd

This is a project to facilitate a series of healthy walks around Halton area and Mersey estuary for their services users. This will bring together diverse backgrounds which have been socially isolated or excluded from the community and will encourage heal

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Halton Citizens Advice Bureau

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Halton to expand their service by training volunteers to provide outreach sessions to the community including advice and support about employment and housing. This will enable the group to provide a better

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 The Boys Brigade - 2nd Widnes Company

This is a project to purchase a new mini bus to expand the service in the community and to enable more groups and disabled people to use the bus. This will enable the group to extend their mini bus service to the wider community.

£6,172 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Saints Peter and Paul Catholic College

The group will use the funding to create a fitness suite within the college to provide an out of college hours gym for students.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2010 Halebank Angling Club

This voluntary group in Widnes, Cheshire, will use funding to build a path and fishing pegs around a pond in Halebank Park. This will enable older and disabled residents to make use of the facilities and take part in community activities.

£8,393 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jul 2010 Lane Tennis Club Ltd

Widnes Disability Tennis

£9,980 Sport England
6 Jul 2010 Halton Borough Council

Wheels for All

£5,500 Sport England
11 May 2010 Victoria Park Environmental Team

This group maintain Victoria Park, in Halton, Cheshire. They will use an award to deliver a project that works with young carers, exploring and researching wildlife with an end result of producing a piece of art work. The project will give the opportunity

£6,585 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 St. Bede's Pre School

This charity will use an award to build an outdoor play area and puchase equipment. The project will provide an opportunity for children to take part in physical activity and improve the area.

£4,837 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Halton Mental Health Carers Forum

This group hold monthly meetings to support carers from Widnes and Runcorn. They plan to offer trips and activities to enable carers to look after their own health and well-being whilst carrying on their caring roles. This project will release some time f

£5,570 Big Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2010 St Mary's Special Events Forum

St Mary's West Bank Centenary Celebrations

£15,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 St Mary's Special Events Forum

This community group will use an award to carry out a series of flower arranging workshops for members of the public, leading up to a flower festival that will be held in the summer. The project will create 14 displays that will help to celebrate communit

£3,359 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2010 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 April 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Mersey Model Flyers Club

This model aircraft club have moved to a new site and will use funding to redevelop the once-disused area. When completed, the site will accommodate existing members and make it a safer area so new members can enjoy the facility. The group will also hold

£5,800 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2009 Halton Small School Arts Cluster

Expanding Horizons Through Cultural Entitlement

£20,000 Arts Council England
17 Jul 2009 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 Belgium in September 2009. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2009 Halton Borough Council

Exploring Halton's Collections

£42,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World War veteran from Cheshire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Malta in September this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2009 The Lighthouse Foundation

This charity will use funding to purchase new equipment to run new IT training programmes for people who are taking positive action to give up drug dependency. The courses will be in advanced aspects of computing and media systems including Photoshop, pho

£9,973 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Feb 2009 Widnes RUFC

Fifty Years of Widnes RUFC

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2009 Bootle Young Men's Christian Association

This group will use an award to run community art sessions for the elderly, young people and people with disabilities. Activities will include painting, model making, engraving and bead work. It is hoped that by targeting different groups that more people

£5,460 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Widnes Tennis Academy Table Tennis Club

This new table tennis club will use an award to assist them with start up costs. They will purchase equipment which will enable the club to open their facilities up to players of all ages.

£3,607 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Halton Women and Girls ARLFC

The project will entail the development of the group's playing grounds, so that the facility can be made accessible to a greater proportion of the wider community, while also making it accessible all year round. Currently usage of the grounds is restricte

£56,870 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2008 Focus Institute of Gymnastics

This gymnastics club will use an award to provide provide gymnastics coaching courses for a varying range of people within the community. Activities will include a Parent and Toddler group and recreation sessions. Several members will receive coach traini

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2008 Moorfield Cricket Club

This cricket club will purchase new equipment, which will enable the group to accommodate new junior members. They will deliver professional coaching to young people from basic to advanced levels, and offer opportunities for members to compete in matches.

£9,879 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Jun 2008 The Friends of Saint Luke Farnworth

Friends of St. Luke Farnworth, Cheshire, will enhance the existing St Luke's Churchyard by improving access, controlling vegetation, improving pathways, planting new areas, providing habitat boxes, seating, and increasing the general safety of the site. C

£9,965 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2008 Helsby RUFC

This junior rugby club will use funding to deliver rugby coaching in schools and to provide training sessions and tournaments. This will encourage additional children to play rugby along with enhancing skills for those who already play rugby.

£4,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 West Bank Bears Junior Amateur Rugby League Football Club

The group will use an award to continue to develop their coaches and coaching programmes due to the introduction of new qualifications. They will also update their ground with new goal posts, a camcorder, video recorder and television which will be used t

£8,960 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Royal Artillery Association South Lancashire (PWV) Branch

This branch of the Royal Artillery Association (RAA) will use an award to allow members to attend the National Assembly of the RAA in May. The project will enable veterans to meet with old comrades and enjoy social activities such as a gala dinner. This w

£3,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 May 2008 Moorfield Sports & Social Club

Jubilee year Practice Nets

£16,000 Sport England
7 Apr 2008 Halton Community Transport

This organisation provides and maintains a community transport service for residents of Halton who have special needs because of age, mental or physical disability, or poverty. The award will be used to purchase IT equipment and stationery to allow them t

£6,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Special Olympics Merseyside

This branch of the Special Olympics will use an award to run a summer scheme for people with learning disabilities to participate in sporting events. Those with a natural aptitude or strong enjoyment of a particular event will be signposted to local clubs

£9,632 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Mar 2008 Victoria Park Environment Team

Park Life 1900-2000

£17,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2008 Halton Women and Girls ARLFC

Halton women and girls is a newly formed rugby league club. The club will use an award to use funding to reach out to new members and purchase equipment which will expand and take the club to the next level. By extending the club they will open the game

£9,892 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Feb 2008 Halton Autistic Family Support Group Limited

This project will increase the level and range of existing services and introduce new services, including outreach, respite and befriending. HAFS works to support the whole family unit and carers because all family members are affected by living with auti

£195,292 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2008 Another Chance to Care

This group provides support and advice to foster carers and their families. The award will fund away days for the children and training courses and holistic treatment sessions for the adults to encourage coming together and sharing experiences.

£9,870 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2008 The Irish Guards Singers

This group of singers provides a service to the community by performing at community events at no cost. The group will use an award toward costs associated with additional events scheduled for the coming year. The group requires instruction from a qualif

£7,950 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme