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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
7 Sep 2017 Healthy Arts

Remembering Grammar School Education in Leigh 40 years after the schools closed

£42,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2017 Resolutions

This project, based in Wigan, supports children, young people and families who experience family conflict that threatens their health and wellbeing. It will work with families at an early stage preventing further deterioration of relationships, increasing resilience and reducing the strain on support services. The project will support over 130 families, working with immediate and extended family members as well as non-family relationships who are key to the situation and important in influencing change.

£219,683 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2017 Talk First

This project, based in Wigan, supports children, young people and families who experience family conflict that threatens their health and wellbeing. It will work with families at an early stage preventing further deterioration of relationships, increasing resilience and reducing the strain on support services. The project will support over 130 families, working with immediate and extended family members as well as non-family relationships who are key to the situation and important in influencing change.

£219,683 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2017 True Colours Inclusive CIC

The funding will be used to run a series of training courses for staff, volunteers and people on the autism spectrum to be able to deliver autism training to the community. This will include creating a video and information sheets. The project aims to provide an improved service for people on the autistic spectrum, as well as boost their confidence and engagement in the local community.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2017 Leigh Building Preservation Trust

From Artefacts to Attraction

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Apr 2017 Leigh Community Trust

The funding will be used to run sport based social activities and advice and support for men in the local community who have mental health issues. The project aims to prevent suicide, provide early intervention and reduce the stigma that surrounds men?s mental health.

£9,805 Big Lottery Fund
3 Apr 2017 Leigh Community Trust

This new project will support young people experiencing poor mental health living in and around Leigh. Preventative sessions will enable them to understand positive mental health as well as receive support and advice on how to access help. The programme will also train young people to become peer mentors in schools and youth clubs to raise awareness on mental health and become wellbeing champions in their community.

£375,615 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2017 Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust

Over the Top - how the First World War affected Leigh

£68,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Resolutions

The funding will be used to provide family mediation sessions following the breakdown of relationships, particularly in the areas of parent?child contact or other issues where parents need to communicate and co-parent better. The project aims to improve communication and mental health through reduced stress and anxiety.

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Talk First

The funding will be used to provide family mediation sessions following the breakdown of relationships, particularly in the areas of parent?child contact or other issues where parents need to communicate and co-parent better. The project aims to improve communication and mental health through reduced stress and anxiety.

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jan 2017 Homeless Support Project

The funding will be used to equip a kitchen used to prepare hot food for vulnerable and homeless families, adults and young people. This projects aims to help the charity to maintain and expand its service to benefit more people.

£3,868 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2016 Women for Well Women

The aim of this project run by Women for Well Women is to provide counselling, advocacy and one to one support to vulnerable women and girls aged 11 and over in Wigan. These women and girls may be recognised as vulnerable due to one or more factors such as sexual or domestic abuse, mental health issues, being within the criminal justice system and/or affected by substance misuse. Beneficiaries will use drop-in services and receive advocacy support and counselling.

£484,318 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2016 Wigan and Leigh Pensioners Link Limited

The organisation will use the funding to pilot a project of activities to help older people maintain a healthy lifestyle with the specific aim of maintaining healthy brain activity to help prevent or delay the onset or further development of dementia. This will improve memory, general physical and mental wellbeing and reduce isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Sep 2016 ABC Gymnastics and Dance CIC

The organisation will use the funding to purchase gym equipment and deliver physical fitness sessions to children and their families. This will engage families in fun physical activities aiming to increase interaction and reduce levels of obesity.

£9,765 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2016 Leigh Building Preservation Trust Limited

The organisation will use the funding to create a community and education room in their restored engine house. This will increase availability of accessible meeting rooms for local community groups and enable them to run educational opportunities.

£9,884 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2016 Westleigh High School

The school will use the funding to deliver a variety of taster courses, including healthy lifestyle sessions and languages for pupils and their families during holidays and after school. This will provide an opportunity for beneficiaries to learn new skills, raise aspirations and improve their health.

£6,772 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2016 Stolen Thread Productions Ltd

Monopoleyes

£14,147 Arts Council England
17 May 2016 Friends of Howfen

The organisation will use the funding to run therapeutic and tactile activity workshops for sufferers of dementia and their families. This will offer accessible support with reminiscence and creative activities to improve communication and health and wellbeing of carers and people in the local community suffering from dementia.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2016 Wigan Council

Regenerating Wigan Archives & Local Studies

£1,371,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2016 Higher Folds Community Centre (Leigh) Limited

A project to develop the centre as a community hub for the Higher Folds estate. The project will provide increased activities for young people, including multi sports, street dance, youth groups and football. It will provide job search and employment skills training, such as vocational training courses delivered in partnership with the local Job Centre Plus and volunteering opportunities for local people to gain work experience.

£310,610 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2015 Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust

The organisation will use the funding to deliver activities to improve the employment prospects and health of local males, targeting those who are both unemployed and who have poor physical health and wellbeing. This will help to reduce local levels of obesity and unemployment.

£9,718 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 Community Coaching Solutions C.I.C

Get Girls Into Sport

£6,270 Sport England
24 Nov 2015 Soroptimist International Leigh & District

The organisation will use the funding to provide a programme of interactive workshops to deliver practical advice and guidance to enable women to achieve work, career and life goals. This will enable the organisation to build confidence and self-esteem, improve life skills and resilience to move the targeted beneficiaries closer to the job market.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 Small Things Dance Collective

The organisation will use the funding to deliver seventeen half day arts, filmmaking and creative outdoor and physical activities with children and young people who are in-patients at a children's mental health unit. This will increase the confidence and self-esteem of participants and address misunderstanding and negative attitudes to children's mental health in the wider population.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 Resolutions Mediation and Family Group Meetings CIC

The organisation will use the funding to recruit staff to run family mediation sessions where there are children under seven years of age living in chaotic families and their needs are not being met. This will provide mediation and support services for chaotic families experiencing complex issues and problems; giving them the tools and skills to cope with day to day life and enabling them to build relationships and communicate with their children.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2015 St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Leigh

The organisation will use the funding to develop a woodland themed area within school grounds in this predominately urban environment. This will enable the organisation to provide a safe, monitored outdoor area where children are encouraged to participate in outdoor play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Oct 2015 Wigan & Leigh Young Carers

The organisation will use the funding to provide support for young carers as they apply for college, apprenticeships, university or employment, as well as offering a counselling service for young carers who have self-harmed, attempted suicide or been assaulted. This will improve the employment prospects of young carers and ensure that they have access to support to aid their mental wellbeing.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2015 Leigh Arts Film and Television Association

The organisation will use the funding to engage children aged 7 years to 18 years through a programme of drama tuition. This will enable the organisation to collaborate with schools to identify vulnerable children to be involved with this project that will develop personal resilience and leadership skills whilst addressing health concerns.

£7,320 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2015 Willow Project

The organisation will use funding to implement a peer support group, for disadvantaged and vulnerable young people, to include activities such as healthy cooking, educational discussions and counsellor facilitated communication sessions. This will provide beneficiaries with positive structure activities and enable them to meet and socialise with others without being judged or afraid, with the aim of developing confidence and wellbeing and reducing social isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 Small Things Dance Collective

From Here To There-Hospital Performance Project

£37,015 Arts Council England
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
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
4 Aug 2015 Wigan Leisure & Culture Trust

Wigan Walking Football League

£6,054 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
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
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
2 Mar 2015 Healthy 'Arts

Lilford Park Centenary

£16,000 Heritage 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
5 Jan 2015 Wigan Leisure and Culture Trust

Park Workout

£31,021 Sport England
21 Nov 2014 Westleigh Cricket Club

Improving the Outfield

£14,141 Sport 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
16 Jul 2014 Leigh CE Junior School

Primary Spaces

£29,504 Sport England
9 Jul 2014 Christ Church CE Primary School

Primary Spaces

£30,000 Sport England
23 May 2014 Association of Wrens, Manchester & District Branch

Association of Wrens, Manchester & District Branch

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Apr 2014 Catherine Hawkins

Moving Marks

£13,514 Arts Council England
4 Apr 2014 Leigh Neighbours Project

Our Art Neighbourhood

£14,952 Arts Council England
30 Jan 2014 Greater Manchester Building Preservation Trust

Leigh Spinners Mill Start Up Grant

£8,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2013 Gilded Hollins Community Primary School

Reflecting, remembering and respecting: An opportunity for children to study the First World War

£3,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2013 Westleigh Cricket Club

Improving the Outfield

£50,000 Sport England
2 Dec 2013 Leigh CofE Infants' School

This is a project by a primary school in Wigan. The organisation will use funding to create a forest school area, to include a climbing tree, mud kitchen and outdoor musical instruments, for use out of school hours for pupils and the wider community. This

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2013 Leigh East A.R.L.F.C

This is a project by a voluntary and community organisation in Leigh, Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to install an outdoor gym at their sports facility. This will enable people to take part in healthy activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Nov 2013 Angharad Harrop

Voices in the Wind

£6,900 Arts Council England
5 Sep 2013 Linc Gateway Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to purchase musical instruments and provide transport to musical activities for their members who have learning and physical difficulties. This will provide fun

£2,646 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2013 Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust

This is a new project, based on two small-scale pilots, to be delivered by Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust (LYCDT) in Wigan, Lancashire, based at the Leigh Sports Village Stadium. The aim of the project is to increase the employability of 14-1

£274,519 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 Higher Folds Community Centre (Leigh) Limited

This is an application by an incorporated charity in Wigan, Greater Manchester. The organisation will use the funding to redevelop and upgrade the community room used as a pre-school and drop-in nursery. This will increase the capacity to deliver and ex

£9,250 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 As In Eden C.I.C.

This Lancashire organisation will use the funding to refurbish the former Wigan Council Printwork's including new covering for the roof, pointing work, painting, upgrading toilets, enlarging the kitchen and installing a disabled ramp. This will improve th

£8,998 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2013 Cadence Cafe C.I.C

This is a project by company interest company in Wigan. The organisation will use the funding to run a 5 week summer programme of creative workshops for young people aged 11-24 years old culminating in a community showcase event. This will provide positiv

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust

This Wigan charity will deliver a programme of qualification training, volunteering, and community engagement on themes of healthy living (including sexual health and drugs and alcohol awareness) to 60 young people aged 14 to 19 years old. This will imp

£9,435 Big Lottery Fund
14 May 2013 Citizens Advice Service In The Borough Of Wigan

The aim of this new project is to form a new partnership with Citizens Advice Service in the Borough of Wigan. Wigan CAB, Age UK (Wigan) and Wigan Independent Advice Centre plan to improve the sustainability of advice services and to improve efficiency, e

£175,042 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2013 Leigh Miners Rangers Rugby League Academy

Club House Extension

£50,000 Sport England
2 Jan 2013 Leigh Miners Ranger ARLFC

Increasing Sports Opportunities

£5,000 Sport England
18 Dec 2012 Leigh Judo Club

New Judo Equipment

£9,914 Sport England
28 Jun 2012 Communities United Project

CUP soccer

£9,330 Sport England
16 Jan 2012 Wigan and Leigh Pensioners Link Limited

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee and registered charity in Wigan. The group will use the funding to hold a good food club for pensioners where activities will include learning to cook healthy meals on a budget and having a nutritious di

£3,888 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jan 2012 Leigh Central Primary School

This is a project by a school in Wigan. The school will use the funding to run a number of fitness exercise classes alongside healthy eating guidance, using a cyber coach and dance mat system for the benefit of the pupils/families and wider school communi

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 St Peter's PCC

St Peter's Church

£179,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Small Things Dance Collective

This group in Manchester will use funding to run a programme of ward-based movement and dance sessions for patients at Alder Hey Children's Hospital. This will provide positive patient centred activities to help relieve the stress of medical treatment, im

£9,720 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 Small Things Dance Collective

From Where You Are, Dance & Health Project

£44,858 Arts Council England
3 Aug 2011 Joining Communities Limited

This is a project to offer IT courses and development programmes for the benefit of the local community. This will enable participants to develop their IT skills to find employment through courses such as CLAIT, job searches and work preparation activiti

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2011 Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust

From Pit to Pitch

£49,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 May 2011 Shopmobility

The group will purchase four new mobility scooters and also provide training for new volunteers. This will increase the capacity of the group and ensure an quick and efficient service is provided to users.

£4,700 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2011 BSL Tutors Direct CIC

The group will use the funding to purchase equipment and train volunteers in BSL (British Sign Language) and lifelong learning in order to provide signed ICT classes for deaf beneficiaries.

£6,606 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2011 Turnpike Gallery

Turnpike at 40

£19,000 Arts Council England
5 Apr 2011 Higher Folds Community Centre (Leigh) Limited

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Lancashire. The group will use the funding to upgrade their website to offer free computer-based courses and internet access to the community. This will encourage people to develop their personal skills and

£3,100 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2011 Citizens Advice Service In The Borough Of Wigan

The money will support a range of community involvement activities to better prepare this Big Local Trust neighbourhood for when the Trust becomes operational.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2011 Catherine Hawkins

Temporary Shelter & Walk of Light training project

£3,570 Arts Council England
12 Jan 2011 Gilded Hollins Community School

This is a project by a school in Leigh, Greater Manchester. The group will use funding to create a wildlife habitat and garden containing a bird hide, habitats for wildlife and native trees, for the benefit of the school children and other young people's

£1,699 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Lancashire. The group will use funding to run activity sessions for families focusing on healthy living and physical activities. This will educate families on the importace of nutrition, promote healt

£9,836 Big Lottery Fund
12 Nov 2010 St Edmunds Arrowsmith Volleyball Club (SEAVOL)

Wigan Community Volleyball Club

£7,190 Sport England
24 Aug 2010 Butts Bridge Tenants & Residents Association

This group will put funding towards a feasibility study to upgrade the local leisure park and provide garden, park and football facilities. This will also involve improving the safety of the park and help towards providing a leisure area that the whole co

£832 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 Gilded Hollins Community School

This school will use funding to build a canopy attached to their building. This will enable the school due to the variable weather to hold more community events and fundraising throughout the year.

£7,668 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 Lilford Park Allotment Society

This allotment society will use funding to purchase a sustainable compost toilet facility for the site. This will provide a toilet facility for the users of allotments.

£7,520 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2010 Tri Team Wigan

Cycling Equipment

£8,400 Sport England
17 Feb 2010 Leigh CE Junior School

This school will use funding to build a new green space environment in place of their two playground tarmac surfaces with outdoor seating and activity equipment for the children. This will allow children to experience different play activities within a gr

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2009 Adactus Housing Association Limited

The project will transform an overgrown area of land into a community allotment, which will be used as a community hub and a training facility for local residents and the wider community to enjoy. The land will be cultivated and the community allotment wi

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2009 Catherine Hawkins

Klein Technique and Walk of Life training project

£2,270 Arts Council England
14 Aug 2009 Wigan & Leigh College

Women's Football Development Programme

£10,000 Sport England
23 Jun 2009 JD Stars

This new Morris Dancing troupe will use an award to provide their members with uniforms and dance outfits. The new uniforms will help create a team identity, and with funds for accomodation costs, the team will then be able to compete at championship leve

£6,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 May 2009 Leigh Sports Trust

CreativeLEIGH

£43,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 May 2009 Morts Astley Heritage Trust

Morts Astley Heritage Trust is a voluntary and community sector organisation created to preserve the district of Astley. The project aims to carry out planting, treasure hunts, create an orienteering course and story telling area, create bird boxes, guid

£3,495 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2009 Higher Folds Community Centre (Leigh) Limited

This group will use funding to purchase equipment and hire an IT consultant in order to deliver basic computer skills training for offenders, with a view to integrating them with the community on the group's existing training courses.

£6,520 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Leigh Amateur Boxing Club

This club will use an award to upgrade their equipment, allowing the group to continue delivering boxing to local community members. They will provide coaching and first aid courses for volunteers, which will ensure that more coaching opportunities are av

£9,499 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Small Things Dance Collective

This dance group will conduct research into beneficial movement and dance practice for long-term patients at the Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital (Alder Hey). Young patients on the neurology and oncology wards will take part in dance and movement sessi

£9,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Hag Fold Morris Dancers

Hag Fold Morris Dancers will use an award to compete at a European dancing competition to be held at Eurodisney. The project will enable the group to pay for travel costs and new uniforms for 60 girls.

£4,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 Cast NW Limited

Cast NW Limited provides recreation and leisure activities, in particular fishing, to disabled and disadvantaged people and their carers. They will use the award to purchase camping and angling equipment which will enable them to introduce a programme of

£6,653 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Jun 2008 Higher Folds Community Centre (Leigh) Limited

The project will provide a wide range of activities and training opportunities aimed at improving the quality of life for local residents and break down the barriers that prevent access and improvement to better chances in life. Activities will include tr

£504,125 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2008 Westleigh Old Peoples Welfare Centre

This older people's welfare centre will use funding to install double glazing. This will reduce the groups running costs and allow the group to rent the centre out to private fitness companies and external organisations.

£4,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Leigh Youth and Community Development Trust

This registered charity delivers projects that benefit community groups and individuals through sports. The project is for an award to deliver physical activity opportunities for girls aged between 11- and 16-years-old in a variety of community settings.

£9,899 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme