Lottery grants awarded to Wigan, North West

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 Sep 2015 Wigan Boys & Girls Club

Art Zone

£42,478 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2015 Fir Tree Fishery CIC

The organisation will use the funding to purchase IT equipment for their newly constructed development centre. This will enable young people with special educational needs to access accredited qualifications, and social activities to reduce their isolation, improve their self confidence and further education opportunities.

£9,963 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 Small Things Dance Collective

From Here To There-Hospital Performance Project

£37,015 Arts Council England
16 Sep 2015 Groundwork Lancashire West and Wigan

Grow Blackpool at the Banquet

£6,050 Arts Council England
16 Sep 2015 Cherrybrook

The organisation will use the funding to create additional rooms in their current changing rooms which will be available for use by the whole community, and also to install new kitchen facilities. This will provide the local community with facilities to run activities and events.

£9,685 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Cats Protection Atherton and Wigan Metro Areas Branch

The organisation will use the funding to set up an after school club for vulnerable children with mental and physical problems and communication issues. This will involve after school social, learning and therapeutic activities, including learning about cat welfare as an engagement tool to address issues linked to childhood stress and depression.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 JRS IT Plus CIC

The group will use funding to provide a drop-in facility for local residents and voluntary organisations that are unable to access IT and the internet. This will enable the organisation to offer free one-to-one support and advice in a Wigan Borough which has low levels of digital literacy and home internet access.

£9,794 Big Lottery Fund
23 Aug 2015 Abram St Johns Friendship and Luncheon Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a range of community fun days, craft workshops and a luncheon club during school holidays and weekends. This will enable the group to deliver fun social events to a rural community to reduce isolation, encourage greater community engagement, and build stronger relationships between all local residents.

£4,675 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Corbel Stone Press

Reliquiae

£6,900 Arts Council England
11 Aug 2015 Westleigh Village Sports and Community Club

The organisation will use the funding to redevelop the toilets and lighting at the Westleigh Village Sports and Community Club. It will also be used to improve the lighting to make it brighter and more energy efficient. The long term aim of the redevelopment is to make the club into a community zone as there is currently a lack of provision in the local area.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Aug 2015 Dorset Road Community Centre (Atherton) Limited

The organisation will use the funding to make improvements to its community facility by installing new flooring, presentation equipment, and kitchen improvements throughout the centre. This will enable the group to improve the facilities available at the community centre, and enable a wider range of activities to be delivered by local community groups and residents.

£9,974 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2015 Training 2 All C.I.C

The funding will be used to provide short training courses, vocational skills and personal development plans to offenders, ex-offenders and those at risk of offending to help get them into work. This includes food safety, general health and safety, and emergency first aid at work.

£9,300 Big Lottery Fund
7 Aug 2015 The Craftworks Community Arts

The funding will be used to work with young people from deprived communities who are not in employment and education. It will develop and deliver a programme of employability training, signposting to local business and industries offering work experience, and a digital network to access online advice and services. This will support young people to find work, and improve their confidence and aspiration. They will also be encouraged to lead and shape the project.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2015 Bramble House CRC

The funding will be used to provide sessions including digital skills, financial education, crafts, and discussion and self-help groups for disadvantaged members of the community, including those in poverty, unemployed and older people. This will improve their skills and confidence, reduce their social isolation and help them become active members of the community. The group will also train staff as digital champions.

£8,740 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2015 Abram Ward Community Co-operative Limited

The organisation will use the funding to provide resilience training, stress management and skills workshops to people in the area who are experiencing a range of issues that affect their ability to seek employment or engage with their communities. A pop-up shop will be run by service users providing them with employability skills and accredited training. This will help them improve their confidence and skills, as well as them gaining work experience, improving their wellbeing and reducing isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2015 Wigan Leisure & Culture Trust

Wigan Walking Football League

£6,054 Sport England
3 Aug 2015 Bickershaw Residents Association

The funding will be used to provide crafting sessions for young people. This will provide a positive and constructive activity in the area for young people to help them feel less isolated.

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2015 Gareth Judge

Peripheral Visions

£6,459 Arts Council England
28 Jul 2015 Winstanley Community Primary School

The funding will be used to improve the school?s outdoor area, including all weather surfacing and a seating area. This will be used as a garden and nature environment, while also providing a safe and accessible play and creativity area. This will improve social interaction and friendships amongst children in reception and tackle issues linked to obesity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2015 Wigan Photographic Society

The organisation will use the funding to run a mobile active living programme and exhibit based around photography aimed at older people, people who have disabilities and local community groups. This will aim to improve self-esteem and self-worth, reduce isolation and loneliness and improve psychological wellbeing through social networking and enhanced social integration.

£7,524 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2015 Wigan Council

Imago (Libraries Fund)

£99,000 Arts Council England
20 Jul 2015 Storypuzzles CIC

The funding will be used to run educational story telling sessions for children and families. This will engage the children in learning, increase their vocabulary and ultimately improve their educational outcomes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2015 S K Independent Living Services CIC

The funding will be used to create and online podcast and radio station, with 50 people trained in how to use digital technologies to produce radio show content, such as debates, interviews and local news. The group will then work with these people to involve the wider community by running community pop-up activities. These sessions will develop digital and online radio production skills, and produce relevant radio content to bring communities together.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2015 BETA - Basic Education and Training for Adults

The funding will be used to deliver IT and job search workshops for local young people who are not in education, training or employment, including CV writing and completing application forms. This will provide them with the necessary skills to help find work and reduce isolation.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2015 Just Some Theatre Company

The Doppel Gang by Dominic Hedges

£10,829 Arts Council England
9 Jul 2015 TMP Studios CIC (trading as The Music Projects)

Music Everywhere

£29,220 Arts Council England
1 Jul 2015 Standish Cricket Club

Developing Cricket for all of the Community

£2,600 Sport England
30 Jun 2015 As In Eden C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to install double glazed windows and replace a section of the perimeter fence which have both been found to be unsafe. This will ensure that the facilities can continue to be used by the local community and will remove the current health and safety risks.

£9,718 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jun 2015 Marsh Green Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase new IT equipment and deliver ?Clever Cookie? after school clubs for children and families. This will provide families on low incomes and from disadvantaged backgrounds with IT training and support to help improve their educational attainment, social and employment opportunities.

£9,889 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2015 Parklee Primary School

The group will use the funding to develop its current outdoor space to provide activities that will be available to both pupils and the local community to encourage outdoor play and learning. The current area is on a slope and is not safe for children to use.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2015 Nicol Mere School

The organisation will use the funding to transform an existing area of their school into a relaxation and quiet area for children to go to for reflection and time out outside of the school day. This will improve social skills, self-esteem and confidence levels of children with behavioural or emotional issues and address issues expressing themselves and their feelings.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2015 Linc Gateway Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase games and transport to provide stimulation and ensure continued attendance of isolated and vulnerable older people with a range of disabilities at weekly activity sessions. This will improve the quality of life of participants by reducing their isolation and by increasing their engagement in the community.

£2,619 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2015 Wigan Rugby Union Football Club Limited

Floodlight Replacement and All Weather Training Area

£50,000 Sport England
5 Jun 2015 Shevington Football Club

Vicarage Lane Playing Fields

£65,000 Sport England
5 Jun 2015 Shevington Sharks ARLFC

Sports development on new site in Shevington

£65,000 Sport England
4 Jun 2015 Wigan Council for Voluntary Youth Service

The Trenchers' TImes

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 Arts for Nature

The funding will be used to create interactive wildlife walks, featuring educational workshops around local ecology. It will also give young people the opportunity to develop skills in film and photography, whilst increasing their health and wellbeing.

£6,375 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Gathurst Golf Club Ltd.

Mobility golf buggy additional storage

£29,730 Sport England
13 May 2015 Mums and Dads for Learning

The organisation will use the funding to run a variety of activities for children and young people which will promote good mental health and a childhood free from pressures and stress. This will enable the organisation to ensure that young people are able to relax, release stress and to take exercise which will help ensure good mental and physical health and well-being.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Multiple Sclerosis Regional Therapy and Support Group Limite

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a specialist exercise trainer for use by people with multiple sclerosis. This will improve the health and wellbeing of participants by reducing the rate of muscular atrophy associated with the disease.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2015 Winstanley & Worsley Mesnes Community Sports Club

Drainage For Little Lane Playing Fields

£3,723 Sport England
7 May 2015 St Benedict's Catholic Primary School

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to install an all-weather safety surface and additional play equipment on the grounds of the school. This will enable the group to provide pupils, extracurricular clubs and the wider community with a safe and accessible outdoor play facility during and outside of school time.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 St Wilfrids Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to resurface the playground and install play markings and garden area to be used during out of school time activities and by the Children's Centre during school holidays. This will improve the health and wellbeing of the children by providing an active outdoor play space in a safe area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2015 Gilded Hollins Community School

The organisation will use the funding to create a community sensory garden set in a location where it is accessible to the whole school community and wider community. This will aim to reduce obesity through increased outdoor activities for young people as an alternative to sedentary play.

£8,885 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2015 Wigan Council

Made In Greater Manchester

£72,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Support for Wigan Arrivals Project

A scheme to provide advocacy and support vulnerable people from different ethnic backgrounds. The project will provide one-to-one support and will include information on housing, finance, health services and local amenities. The project will also run a befriending scheme for beneficiaries of the project to act as mentors to help others seeking support.

£426,279 Big Lottery Fund
18 Apr 2015 Friends of Farnworth Memory Cafe

The organisation will use the funding to expand their current programme of meeting and activities for people living with dementia and their carers. This will provide respite and peer support to carers and reduce social isolation.

£9,910 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2015 Wigan Warriors Community Foundation

Warriors Spirit - Disability Sports Project

£5,376 Sport England
13 Apr 2015 Westleigh Cricket Club

Project Summary :The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen, toilets and shower areas at its club building to make it suitable for use by the wider community. This will enable the group to remove old, unsafe and worn amenities and replace them with appropriate facilities to provide an attractive and safe community building for events and activities.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2015 True Colours Inclusive CIC

The organisation will use the funding to run a programme of training for their service users, who are on the autism spectrum, their staff and volunteers. This will provide training for people on the autistic spectrum, and for staff and volunteers who support them; which will provide an improved service for people on the autistic spectrum and improved confidence and employability skills for service users.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2015 Shopmobility Limited

The organisation will use the funding to purchase four powered scooters and ten wheelchairs of assorted sizes for use in their shopmobility project. This will build capacity to accommodate all people with mobility issues through the purchase of scooters with improved leg room and increased weight capacity.

£9,959 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2015 Atherton St George's CofE Primary School

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to run a project across three local school venues supporting more vulnerable pupils by providing breakfast, lunch and activities during the Easter and Summer holidays, in order to tackle issues of malnutrition, poor health and well-being.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2015 St Jude's Catholic Primary School, Wigan

The organisation will use the funding to transform an area of land within the school grounds into a space for imaginative play, incorporating oasis landscapes and quiet areas. This will allow children access to different environments, encourage outdoor play and exercise, and improve their mental and physical health and social and development skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2015 Healthy 'Arts

Lilford Park Centenary

£16,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2015 Our Lady's RC Primary School Wigan

This is a project by a school in Wigan. The group will use the funding to provide afterschool outdoor activities for pupils. This will encourage children to learn more about the outdoors and nature and develop and take part in physical activity to improve health and fitness.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Feb 2015 Marus Bridge Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Wigan, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor nature environment to run after school activities for local children. This will provide a safe area to play away from dangerous roads, water and industrial equipment with the aim of deterring children from paying in the dangerous local outdoor areas.

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2015 AFC Hindley Juniors

AFC Hindley Juniors

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2015 Our Lady's P.T.A.

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Wigan. The group will use the funding to provide extra curricular learning activities based around skills and design technology for children attending the school. This project will teach practical and aspirational skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2015 Leigh Harriers & Athletic Club

A project in Leigh to install exercise equipment in their grounds for use by the community. This will help to increase health and fitness for the community and provide diversionary activities for young people, reducing anti social behaviour.Equipment will include Multi Traction 2 person fitness unit, Leg strengthener, Sit Up Board for 2 people, Body Building and Trainer for 3 people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Golborne Sports & Social Club

Artificial Turf Pitch Upgrade

£50,000 Sport England
21 Nov 2014 Westleigh Cricket Club

Improving the Outfield

£14,141 Sport England
17 Nov 2014 Highfield St. Matthew's CofE Primary School

This is a project by a school in Wigan to create a sensory garden within their grounds which will include a gardening plot, communal sitting area and stage. This will provide a calm, safe outdoor environment/community hub for pupils, their families and the wider community to access, socialise and enjoy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2014 St Stephen's CofE Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Manchester. The organisation will use the funding to create a safe, monitored outdoor environment to be open before, during and after school.This will enable children to lead more active lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2014 Lancashire Wildlife Trust

The Carbon Landscape ΤΗτ Restoring Great Manchester Wetlands to the Community

£2,210,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Oct 2014 Friends of Woodlands

This is a project by an unregistered organisation in Atherton, Bolton. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and put on activities for older people in a private care home, their parents and carers. Activities include art, physical therapy, sensory workshops, ipad, films and puzzles, trips and celebratory events. This will enable people with physical frailty or dementia and their families to have a better quality of life and maintain positive relationships.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2014 Craftworks Community Arts

Leigh Family Arts Festival

£3,756 Arts Council England
1 Oct 2014 Wigan Judo Club

Wigan Judo Club Community Inclusion

£10,000 Sport England
24 Sep 2014 Wigan Worsley Mesnes Community Primary School

Wigan Worsley Mesnes Community Primary School

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2014 Friends Of St Bernadettes Shevington

This is a project by a registered charity in Wigan. The group will use the funding to improve an area of land within the school grounds and create a play area a trim trail. This will provide children with a safe and secure outdoor area that can be used to improve health and fitness.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2014 Remedy

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to pay sessional staff and purchase equipment to provide holiday activities for young people. This will reduce antisocial behaviour during school holidays.

£9,325 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 WLCT

A Potter's Tale: Everyday Wigan life told through fragments of history

£37,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2014 Leigh Film Society

This is a project by a voluntary and community organisation in Leigh. The organisation will use the funding to provide a film club for members of the community by purchasing venue hire and equipment. This will enable people to have better access to social

£2,669 Big Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2014 Leigh Film Society

This is a project by a voluntary and community organisation in Leigh. The organisation will use the funding to provide a film club for members of the community by purchasing venue hire and equipment. This will enable people to have better access to social activities.

£2,669 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2014 St Elizabeth's Parish & Community Hall

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Wigan. The organisation will use funding to run a range of community activities such as gardening, woodworking and events to tackle social isolation and cohesion in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2014 Just Some Theatre Company

Marx Brothers Development Project

£3,505 Arts Council England
3 Aug 2014 Leigh South Community Centre

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to make several refurbishments to the community centre, including the creation of two new rooms and toilet improvements. This will improve the community ce

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2014 Leigh South Community Centre

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to make several refurbishments to the community centre, including the creation of two new rooms and toilet improvements. This will improve the community centre and ensure it is suitable for community use.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jul 2014 The Parents of Aspull Group

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Wigan. The group will use the funding to deliver a week long drama workshop as well as additional workshops and a community celebration. This will develop the confidence, self esteem and language ski

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jul 2014 The Parents of Aspull Group

This is a project by a voluntary and community group in Wigan. The group will use the funding to deliver a week long drama workshop as well as additional workshops and a community celebration. This will develop the confidence, self esteem and language skills of young people in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2014 Mab's Cross Primary School

Primary Spaces

£30,000 Sport England
16 Jul 2014 Leigh CE Junior School

Primary Spaces

£29,504 Sport England
10 Jul 2014 Winstanley & Worsley Mesnes Community Sports Club

Drainage For Little Lane Playing Fields

£65,000 Sport England
10 Jul 2014 Wigan St Cuthberts and Norley Hall Sports and Community Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to purchase new chairs. This will provide safe, suitable furniture for community use.

£4,950 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2014 St Mary and St John RC Primary

Primary Spaces

£30,000 Sport England
9 Jul 2014 Christ Church CE Primary School

Primary Spaces

£30,000 Sport England
7 Jul 2014 Orrell Newfold Community Primary School

The project aims to develop the outside play area for children aged 3-5 years old. This area will also be accessed by the children before/after school and during school holidays, the age range varies from 3-11 years of age. The funding is for the developm

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2014 Orrell Newfold Community Primary School

The project aims to develop the outside play area for children aged 3-5 years old. This area will also be accessed by the children before/after school and during school holidays, the age range varies from 3-11 years of age. The funding is for the development of a sensory garden including communication friendly spaces.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2014 St Thomas CofE Junior and Infant School

This is a project by a primary school in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor garden and chill out zone. This will provide a play area for children and young people to encourage physical play and distract them from antisocial

£9,917 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2014 St Thomas CofE Junior and Infant School

This is a project by a primary school in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor garden and chill out zone. This will provide a play area for children and young people to encourage physical play and distract them from antisocial behaviour.

£9,917 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jul 2014 Wigan Leisure & Culture Trust

Greater Manchester Strategic Arts Fund Phase 5/ Y3

£99,999 Arts Council England
30 Jun 2014 Wigan Warriors Community Foundation

Warriors at War

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 Orrell St James Amateur Rugby League Football Club

Bankes Avenue Pitch Improvement

£65,000 Sport England
24 Jun 2014 St Thomas C of E Primary School

This is a project by a school in Wigan. The organisation will use funding to create an outdoor area for children in the school grounds. This will enable children to develop their physical and social skills, leading to improvements in their development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2014 Queen's Hall Help Committee

This is a project by a charity in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to train their service users and staff in order to provide basic life skills for people who are homeless. This will improve the basic skills of people who are homeless and vuln

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2014 Queen's Hall Help Committee

This is a project by a charity in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to train their service users and staff in order to provide basic life skills for people who are homeless. This will improve the basic skills of people who are homeless and vulnerable and give them better chances in life.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2014 Fir Tree Fishery & Outdoor Education Centre CIC

This is a project by a CIC in Wigan.The organisation will use funding to develop an outdoor education programme for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds ands and people with physical disabilities. This will help to raise confidence, self esteem and

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2014 Fir Tree Fishery & Outdoor Education Centre CIC

This is a project by a CIC in Wigan.The organisation will use funding to develop an outdoor education programme for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds ands and people with physical disabilities. This will help to raise confidence, self esteem and independence.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2014 Bryn St Peter's CofE Primary School

This is a project by a school in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to develop an area within the school grounds that can be used by parents, pupils and the local community. This will provide safe outdoor space for all to use.

£9,964 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jun 2014 Wigan Leisure & Culture Trust

Words Festival

£13,327 Arts Council England
27 May 2014 Wigan Warthogs Wheelchair Basketball and Sports Club

Wigan Warthogs Wheelchair Basketball

£7,827 Sport England