Lottery grants awarded to Wigan in 2004

71 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
21 Dec 2004 Wigan Athletic Football In The Community

This Organisation Will Use The Award To Encourage Involvement In Football Specifically For Children And Adults With Disabilities. The Group Will Meet With Schools And Arrange Coaching Sessions Which Will Develop Teams And Will Set Up A League For People

£4,840 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Dec 2004 Billinge History Society

The Award Will Be Used To Produce A Dvd Depicting The History And Heritage Of Billinge From The Year 500 A.D. They Will Produce This By Working With Local Schools, Community Resource Centre And Care Homes They Will Promote A Positive Intergenerational Ap

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Dec 2004 12th Wigan Company Boys Brigade

The Boys Brigade will use the grant re-roof the store room and to join the store room to the main hall by building two walls and a roof between them. It would increase their storage capacity for new equipment for the Ranger Guides and accommodate cupboard

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 Dec 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

Working in Wigan

£19,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2004 Ms Gillian Forrester

Words05

£5,000 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Lancashire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in October of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Singapore in August of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£2,100 New Opportunities Fund
22 Oct 2004 Community Health Action Team (CHAT)

The Community Health Action Team Aim To Promote Physical And Mental Health And Well-Being Through A Range Of Community Groups, Activities And Events. The Writing Section Of The Group Will Use This Award To Publish A Book That They Have Compiled Consisting

£787 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2004 Orrell United Reformed Church

This Church Provide A Meeting Place For Various Community Groups, Such As An Elderly Peoples Club, Parent And Toddlers Group, Quizzes And Meetings. With A Grant It Will Pay Towards The Installation Of Disabled Toilet Facilities. This Will Extend The Acc

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2004 1st Abram Scout Group

This Scout Group Own A Building That Is Available For Use By Other Community Groups. This Award Will Be Used To Carry Out Improvements To The Building To Make It A More Comfortable Place To Visit And Use. Once The Work Has Been Carried Out It Is Hoped Tha

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2004 Trinity Girls Brass Band

This group was previously funded for a training band which has been extremely successful and has a waiting list of new members. In order for the new band to perform, the group need its own instruments which the award will furnish and which in turn will re

£4,178 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Lancashire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Tilburg in October of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
14 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Holland in September of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
14 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in July of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran

£780 New Opportunities Fund
14 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Greece in February next year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£1,225 New Opportunities Fund
12 Oct 2004 Wigan Council

Hindley Town Centre Renaissance

£340,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2004 Victim Support and Witness Service - Greater Manchester Limi

The project is aimed at reducing the fear of crime amongst older people by raising awareness of 'bogus callers' and general personal safety techniques. It will also provide practical support in the form of personal and home safety devices. The grant, ov

£293,367 Community Fund
29 Sep 2004 Standish Community Forum

Standish Community Forum in Lancashire have been awarded a grant to enable them to hold a 60th Anniversary March. This will include marching bands and the march will be followed by field day celebrations. The project will involve a cross section of the co

£4,425 New Opportunities Fund
23 Sep 2004 The Lancashire Wildlife Trust

The Trust improves the understanding of the natural environment by bring the importance of biodiversity of the local area. Funding will allow it set up a community allotment and wildlife garden. The project will provide the community with training in fo

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Sep 2004 Skelmersdale Music Workshop

The Workshop provides free music tuition and free loan of instruments to young people who due to financial constraints would not be able to learn to play an instrument. It also runs classes for all ages and has a band section for performance. Funding will

£4,988 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Sep 2004 Hindley Homing Society

This Pigeon Racing Club Will Purchase A Computer And Timing Clocks For Existing And Future Members So That The Participants Can Improve Their Times. The Project Is Aimed At Encouraging People To Join And Take Part In The Sport. 10 Timing Clocks, 2 Data P

£3,768 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Sep 2004 Samwoods House

This residents group will use funding to hold a party for the residents and friends of Samwood House. A professional photographer will be hired to take pictures of the day that will then be displayed in the home and act as a lasting reminder.

£520 New Opportunities Fund
24 Aug 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

2 Second World War Veterans from Wigan have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year.

£600 New Opportunities Fund
18 Aug 2004 Wigan Athletic AFC

Football Youth Development Programme

£129,375 Sport England
11 Aug 2004 Wigan & Chorley Groundwork Trust

This Old Soul

£25,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2004 B E T A - Basic Education & Training For Adults

This adult education group will use an award to produce a book relevant to the people of Wigan and the surrounding area during the period of the Second World War. Upon completion they will have an official launch of the book. In addition to the actual p

£9,940 New Opportunities Fund
14 Jul 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

The school will use funding to develop a fenced, floodlit multi-use games. The award will support the implementation of Wigan's School Sport Co-ordinator Partnership, tackle existing barriers to participation and increase use of various school sports faci

£332,781 New Opportunities Fund
14 Jul 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

Funding will be used to develop a fenced, floodlit multi-use games area at the school which will support the implementation of Wigan's School Sport Co-ordinator Partnership, tackle existing barriers to participation and increase use of various school spor

£362,835 New Opportunities Fund
14 Jul 2004 The Rowan Learning Trust

The Rowan Learning Trust

£245,322 New Opportunities Fund
6 Jul 2004 Springfield Explorer Scout Unit

The Award Will Be Used To Purchase A New Trailer Which Will Be Used For Camping And Canoeing Trips. The Young People Who Will Benefit From The Purchase Of The New Trailer Live In An Industrial Town And Are Not Able To Experience The Rural Environment Wher

£4,550 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jul 2004 Wigan Wheechair Tennis Club

This a new wheelchair tennis club based in Wiganwill provide training for volunteer coaches in order to offer this sport. The club will offer wheelchair tennis to the local community, allowing participants to develop skills and compete at their chosen lev

£2,036 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jul 2004 2nd Hindley Rangers

This Is A New Ranger Guide Unit. It Needs To Purchase Various Camping Equipment, So Members Can Learn Camping Skills And Then Begin Camping As A Unit And With Other Guide Organisations At International Camps, For Example.

£4,999 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jul 2004 Grosvenor Court Social Club

This Group Will Hire A Coach With A Hoist In Order To Take Disabled Members On 2 Trips. The Trips Will Be Specifically Aimed At The Over 55'S And Will Encourage Socially Isolated People To Become More Involved By Giving Them Something To Look Forward To.

£1,533 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Jun 2004 Standish Royal British Legion Branch

The Standish branch of the Royal British Legion in Wigan, Lancashire have been awarded a grant to enable them to carry out a range of activities as part of their 40's Remembrance Concert. The Concert will have entertainment, refreshments, and the particip

£1,850 New Opportunities Fund
29 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Berlin in May of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Lancashire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in August of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran .

£780 New Opportunities Fund
14 Jun 2004 Wigan International Jazz Festival

Review of the Wigan International Jazz Festival

£4,480 Arts Council England
8 Jun 2004 Tri-Team Wigan

This Is A New Triathlon Club. It Will Use This Award To Set Up And Establish The Club. It Will Organise A Series Of Taster Sessions In Local Schools, As Well As Arranging Training For Volunteers, Purchasing The Necessary Equipment And Delivering Trainin

£4,145 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Jun 2004 Pemberton P.H.A.B Club

The Phab Club Provide A Range Of Activities For People With And Without Physical Disabilities Within The Community. It Will Use The Grant To Provide Members With Trips To Museums In The North West Of England For Educational And Leisure Purposes And Provid

£870 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Jun 2004 Wigan Oakleaf Flying Club

The Group Is A Pigeon Club Open To All Young And Old Members Of The Community. With A Grant They Will Purchase Timing Clocks, To Start A Clock Library And Also A Computer, So That All Information On Races Can Be Inputted. With The Purchase Of This Equip

£2,949 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Jun 2004 2369 Kirkby Squadron Air Training Corps

The Air Cadets Will Use The Award To Purchase It Equipment. The Equipment Will Be Used By The Members Of The Corps For Education And Training Activities. The Cadets Will Be Able To Use Up To Date Software And Gain Experience Of Using It Systems, Which W

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 May 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
19 May 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

This project will create a fenced, floodlit multi-use games area at Kingsdown High School, in Norley. This will tackle existing barriers to participation and lead to increased use of various school sports facilities. It will also support the development

£226,637 New Opportunities Fund
19 May 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

St Mary's RC High School will develop a fenced, floodlit multi-use games area in Tyldesley East. It will support the implementation of Wigan's School Sport Co-ordinator Partnership, tackle existing barriers to participation and increase use of various sch

£331,887 New Opportunities Fund
19 May 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

This project will create a fenced, floodlit multi-use games area at Hesketh Fletcher High School. This will tackle existing barriers to participation and lead to increased use of various school sports facilities. It will also support the development of

£256,907 New Opportunities Fund
19 May 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

This project will provide a fenced, floodlit multi-use games area at St Edmund Arrowsmith High School, in Ashton/Golborne. This will tackle existing barriers to participation and lead to an increased use of various school sports facilities. It will suppor

£342,499 New Opportunities Fund
19 May 2004 Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

This project will drain and resurface a shale pitch to create a fenced, floodlit multi-use games area at Golbourne High School, in Lightshaw. This will tackle existing barriers to participation and lead to increased use of various school sports facilities

£198,621 New Opportunities Fund
18 May 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Ashton-in-Makerfield has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. The grant will pay for travel costs.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
18 May 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Lancs has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran

£780 New Opportunities Fund
11 May 2004 8th Wigan (Bispham Methodist) Scout Group

At The Moment This Scout Group Have Limited Equipment Which Restricts The Number Of Children That Can Attend Camps And Outdoor Activities. The Award Will Enable More Children To Join In The Activities And The Purchase Of Cooking Equipment Will Enable The

£2,414 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 May 2004 Wigan Flashes Conservation and Community Group

This Group Promotes The Conservation, Protection And Improvement Of The Environment Known As Wigan Flashes. This Project Will Convert A Previously Inaccessible Are Into A Viewing Area Where The Public Will Be Able To Watch Wild Birds This Will Become An

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 May 2004 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 France in June of this year. Money for veteran

£300 New Opportunities Fund
11 May 2004 Wigan Music Service

Endangered Species

£11,042 Arts Council England
10 May 2004 Ok Studios

Capacity Building for OK Studios 2004-2007

£20,000 Arts Council England
5 May 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Lancs has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in May of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran

£525 New Opportunities Fund
20 Apr 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wigan has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in May of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£875 New Opportunities Fund
26 Mar 2004 Wigan and Chorley Groundwork Trust Limited

This Project Will Establish A 'Youth Works' Programme Based On The Worsley Mesnes Estate In Wigan Which Aims To Work With The Local Community To Reduce Youth Offending And Crime And Work Towards A Social And Economic Inclusion And Sustainable Regeneration

£299,387 Community Fund
8 Mar 2004 St.Clements Court Social Fund

The New Group Improve Social Activities And Improve The Community Facilities And Services For The Residents. The Social Fund Encourage Social Evenings, Trips To The Theatre And Day-Time Activities. It Will Use The Grant To Fund Theatre Trips, Afternoon Te

£1,200 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Mar 2004 Embrace Wigan and Leigh

Scope will organise a series of activities during the school holidays for children with disabilities/special needs with their families. The project will encourage as many families as possible to become involved by eliminating the usual barriers to access,

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Mar 2004 Wigan Mencap Hallgate House Project

The groupwill provide IT training for those with learning difficulties leading to accreditation needed for the participants to engage with the wider community. The long term effect will be the ability of the users to have the confidence and skills to enab

£3,711 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Mar 2004 Hindley Veterans Bowling Club

The club provide the opportunity for adults and senior citizens to participate in the sport of crown green bowling. It will provide bowling opportunities for all members of the community regardless of age. It will purchase specific bowling equipment for y

£2,280 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Feb 2004 Wigan MBC

Parsons Meadow Playing Fields

£157,367 Sport England
9 Feb 2004 Wigan Leisure & Culture Trust

WOW Festival (Wigan One World Multicultural Festival)

£19,380 Arts Council England
2 Feb 2004 Winstanley Tennis Club

This Club, For People Of All Ages And Abilities, Would Like To Attract More People To The Sport Through A Range Of Festivals, Tournaments And Targeted Coaching Sessions. They Particularly Hope To Encourage Children And Girls/Young Women As A Result Of The

£4,994 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Feb 2004 Robin Park Indoor Bowling Club

The Group Will Purchase An Additional New Indoor Bowling Mat To Enable The Group To Increase The Membership. 1 Roll Up Verde Mat, Scoreboard And Transporter

£4,268 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Feb 2004 D Day and Normandy Veterans Association

This Group Of Veterans Will Pay For Members Who Would Not Normally Be Able To Afford To Travel, To Visit Holland For The 60th Anniversary Of When Fighting Ceased In Holland. The Visit Will Offer The Members Their Last Chance To Visit The Site En Masse As

£4,200 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Jan 2004 Wigan Leisure & Culture Trust

The Price of Coal

£4,900 Arts Council England
16 Jan 2004 Wheelchair Fund

This project will develop a loan resource of specialised power wheelchairs and scooters for older people with severe mobility problems, which will help to increase their independence and improve the quality of life for both them and their carers. The gran

£60,000 Community Fund
5 Jan 2004 Multiple Sclerosis Regional Therapy and Support Group Ltd

This New Group Will Provide Treatment And Relief For Persons Suffering From Multiple Sclerosis; The Group Request Start Up Costs Which Will Include A Contribution Towards Providing Therapists Salaries, Rent And Publicity/Admin Costs. Rent, A Contribution

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Jan 2004 Wigan and Ashton Gymnastics Club

This Gymnastics Club Will Purchase Equipment So That It Take Its Activities To A Higher Standard. The Club Already Provides Coaching, Training And Competitive Activities And This Award Will Offer A New Element To Participants. Uneven Bars, Vaulting Runwa

£2,864 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme