Lottery grants awarded to Wigan in 1999

51 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 Dec 1999 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

The project will construct two new changing rooms, disabled access and toilet facilities to serve existing outdoor pitches, a multi use games area and a synthetic turf pitch.

£283,714 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

This project will provide a new Day Visit Centre, comprising a classroom, changing rooms, shower and toilet facilities with disabled access.

£269,385 New Opportunities Fund
20 Dec 1999 Wigan & Leigh Health Services NHS Trust

Replacement Ultrasound. The machine uses high frequency sound waves which are bounced off tissues to produce an image helping to locate tumours within the body.

£21,137 New Opportunities Fund
20 Dec 1999 Wigan & Leigh Health Services NHS Trust

Wigan & Leigh Health Services NHS Trust

£49,042 New Opportunities Fund
20 Dec 1999 Wigan & Leigh Health Services NHS Trust

Replacement X-ray equipment. Mammography units are specifically designed x-ray equipment which are used to provide imaging of breast tissue. They can be used on a fixed site or to improve availability for patients in a purpose-built trailer.

£53,445 New Opportunities Fund
2 Dec 1999 Wigan and Leigh Handicapped Society

This group provides social and recreational activities for older and disabled people in the local community. The group now wishes to extend its range of activities by organising day trips. The grant will fund two day trips including transport and meals.

£750 Community Fund
2 Dec 1999 Bickershaw Cricket Club Over 60's Luncheon Club

This group provides social and recreational activities for people over 60 in the local community. The group now wishes to extend its range of activities by organising day trips. The grant will fund two day trips to Fleetwood and Blackpool, including trans

£844 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 Mahler At The Millennium

This New Group Is Set Up To Organise Choral And Orchestral Events. The Project Is A Millennium Celebration Performance Of The Works Of Mahler By A Collection Of North West Amateur Choral And Orchestral Societies. The Grant Will Fund The Hire Cost Of The V

£5,000 Arts Council England
1 Nov 1999 One Voice Residents Association

This group provides a home watch scheme, newsletters, meetings, environmental improvement, advice, guidance, education, and social and recreational activities for the benefit of the community in Ince and Wigan. The project is to introduce camping activiti

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 Ashton-In-Makerfield Old People's Welfare Committee

The club provides social and recreational activities for older people. This project is for the upgrade of sound equipment & provision of an induction loop which will aid clarity for speaking and musical activities. The grant will fund the purchase & insta

£4,012 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 Abram Senior Citizens

This group provides recreational services for older people. The project is to organise trips to Blackpool and York to help those members who may feel isolated or lonely. The grant will fund the purchase of equipment and two coach trips.

£1,080 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 Lower Ince Old People's Club

This group provides social and recreational activities for people over 60 in the local community. The grant will fund two outings including meals and two social evenings.

£700 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 St Michael's Parish Hall Committee

This group provides the day to day running and maintenance of the Village hallused by various local groups. The money will be used to purchase chairs, tables and a storage trolley.

£4,999 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 Standish and District Handicapped Persons Association

This group provides social and recreational activities for disabled and older people in the local community. The group now wishes to expand its range of activities. The grant will fund a bingo machine and two day trips including meals.

£1,450 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 Pemberton P.H.A.B Club

This group enables both disabled and able bodied members to enjoy social activities. The project aims to remove barriers by improving the quality of life and extending activities through the provision of outings and social events. The grant will pay for t

£950 Community Fund
1 Nov 1999 Wigan Saint Jude's Amateur Rugby League Football Club

This group provides Rugby League facilities and promotes the game of Rugby League. The grant will fund floodlighting for a training area.

£5,000 Sport England
1 Nov 1999 Sports Mobility

This new group runs a wheelchair basketball team for people in the local community. The grant will fund two basketball wheelchairs and sother equipment fees and travel costs.

£5,000 Sport England
2 Sep 1999 St Cuthberts Over 60's

This group provides social and recreational activities for older and disabled people. The grant will fund two day trips including transport and meals.

£2,000 Community Fund
2 Sep 1999 The Lord Nelson Bowling Club

This group promotes the sport of Crown Green Bowling and is responsible for maintaining a bowling green and associated facilities. Funding has been provided to run an electricity supply to the group's new portacabin to enable them to provide new facilitie

£2,832 Community Fund
2 Sep 1999 Ashton Community Forum

This group seeks to further the interests and welfare of local communities in Ashton-in-Makerfield. The grant will fund equipment and processing and publicity.

£650 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Sep 1999 Wigan

The award has provided training to ensure that teachers and school librarians are equipped with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to make sound decisions about when and how to use ICT effectively in teaching.

£1,065,089 New Opportunities Fund
5 Aug 1999 ACE Adult Community Education (Wigan) Limited

This is a project to set up a new Education Centre in Leigh for people with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salaries of six staff, office equipment and running costs.

£345,396 Community Fund
24 Jun 1999 St Williams September Club Pensioners

This group provides social and recreational activities for older people. This grant will pay for a water boiler, kitchen utensils, provision of meals, a music centre, a microphone, music tapes and two outings.

£1,420 Community Fund
24 Jun 1999 Wednesdays Dance Club

This group provides facilities for education, social welfare and recreation, including a dance club every week, for older people in Wigan. The grant will fund a day trip to Morecambe and the purchase of a Hi-Fi and compact discs.

£978 Community Fund
24 Jun 1999 16th Wigan Scout Group

This group provides scouting activities. The grant will fund first aid training for Scout leaders, camping equipment, a storage container, furniture, a structural survey and the payment of solicitors fees for lease renewal.

£5,000 Community Fund
24 Jun 1999 Shevington over 60's Luncheon Club

This group provides a luncheon every Wednesday and a social afternoon involving dancing, bingo, dominoes etc. Also, this organisation provides regular trips and outings and a Christmas present. The grant will fund 3 day trips to places of interest.

£999 Community Fund
24 Jun 1999 All Saints Luncheon Club

This group provides social and recreational activities, in particular a luncheon club, for older people. This grant will pay for summer and Christmas outings, the decoration of the hall and toilet areas, disabled facilities in toilet areas, replacement cr

£5,000 Community Fund
3 Jun 1999 Victim Support / Wigan Metro

This organisation provides support services for victims of crime. The project will offer a counselling service when required and will provide support for those who are summoned to court as witnesses. The grant, over three years, will fund salaries, offic

£136,788 Community Fund
3 Jun 1999 Age Concern Wigan Borough

The project will develop existing advice, information, and day care services for older people by establishing new outreach sites and day centres. The grant, over three years, will fund the costs of three staff, a vehicle, travel and running costs.

£198,394 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Wigan and Leigh Crossroads Care Scheme

The research project will explore the problems and possibilties of integrating carers into the workforce. The grant over three years, will pay for the salaries, equipment and running costs.

£165,085 Community Fund
10 May 1999 Going For Green

This project is to develop and promote Going for Green's Sustainable Communities Project in partnership with Forward Scotland. The project is aimed at involving people in community based action leading to more environmental responsibility, health promotio

£893,974 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Wigan Leisure Club

This group provides weekly lectures, talks and outings for older people. The grant will pay for an overhead projector, video cassette recorder, slide projector and speech amplifier.

£989 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Standish Over 60's Welfare Club

This group provides a meeting place, social activities, and outings for people over the age of 60. The grant will fund travel and luncheon costs for a day trip to Llandudno in June 99.

£1,140 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Over 60s Diamond Club

This group organises outings and provides weekly dancing sessions for people over 60. The grant will pay for an outing and meal, rent, CDs and a catering tea urn.

£2,040 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Pleasant Hour

This group provides social and recreational activities for older people. The grant will pay for five day trips, a buffet, and a hot pot supper.

£2,174 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Hospital Radio Metro

This group provides a radio broadcasting service for the patients of Leigh Infirmary and Billinge Hospital. This grant will purchase 2 mini disc players, 2 CD players, 2 computers,a printer and audio editing software.

£4,453 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Shevington Youth Club

This group provides educational, social and recreational activities for young people. Their building is also used as a local community centre. This grant will fund the redecorating of the club.

£3,645 Community Fund
29 Mar 1999 Highfield Cricket Club

Ground development

£26,486 Sport England
11 Mar 1999 Citizens Advice Service In The Borough of Wigan

This is a project to provide a volunteer based home visiting service offering information and advice to people who have disabilities, carers and their dependants and others who are unable to access services. The grant, over three years, will fund one full

£138,610 Community Fund
11 Mar 1999 Ashton-In-Makerfield Old People's Welfare Committee

The project is to provide disabled access to the building where social and recreational events for older people are held. The grant will pay for toilet and access facilities for people with disabilities and car park improvements.

£40,832 Community Fund
11 Mar 1999 The Wigan Churches Association For Family Welfare

This project is to develop and expand an existing support service for families in distress. Services provided will include counselling and advocacy. The three year grant will contribute towards the salaries of three full-time and two part-time staff, rec

£237,863 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Wigan and District Community Transport

To provide a low cost, fully accessible minibus service to the community of Wigan, especially for people who cannot utilise public transport because of age or disability. The grant will be used to upgrade a minibus to conform to new MOT regulations and ac

£900 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Wigan and District Community Transport

To provide a low cost, fully accessible minibus service to the community of Wigan, especially for people who cannot utilise public transport because of age or disability. The grant will fund improvements to a minibus to comply with new MOT regulations.

£840 Community Fund
9 Feb 1999 B E T A - Basic Education & Training For Adults

This Millennium project will establish an Internet Cafe providing a central information point for local events and providing a supported learning environment for people with learning difficulties. The grant will pay for sessional worker fees, office equip

£30,000 Community Fund
25 Jan 1999 St Peter, Hindley PCC

St Peter, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire

£39,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Jan 1999 Wigan Athletic AFC

Football Youth Development Programme

£264,239 Sport England
13 Jan 1999 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

The creation of a parish map for the Millennium - local people to record day to day life in the community where they live and work and incorporate this into a giant map.

£40,000 Millennium Commission
7 Jan 1999 29th Wigan Scouts

This group provides scouting activities. The grant will purchase computer equipment.

£1,897 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 The Evergreen Welfare Pensioners Club

This group provides social activities for older people. The grant will fund repairs and redecoration of the club premises.

£5,000 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Wigan Sea Cadets Corps - Unit 366

This group provides education and training for young people to develop qualities of self discipline, leadership and a sense of responsibility to the community. The grant will pay for structural repairs to the building and the installation of a concrete fl

£4,980 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Helpability Disabled Group

This group organises social activities for physically disabled people. The grant will pay for the upgrading of a minibus to meet MOT regulations and essential mechanical repairs.

£955 Community Fund