Lottery grants awarded to Axminster

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98 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
27 Jun 2015 Musbury Village Hall Management Committee

The group will use the funding to install new flooring in its village hall that will bring it in line with current health and safety requirements. This will improve the environment of the hall.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2015 Axminster Heritage Limited

Restoration of Thomas Whitty House and redevelopment of Axminster Museum (phase 1)

£69,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2015 Ricky Romain

Marking Injustice . An Artist Way OF Coping.

£13,000 Arts Council England
9 Jan 2015 Health and Local Food for Families

This is a project by a charity in Axminster. The group will use the funding to deliver food preparation workshop sessions that will focus upon the needs of isolated people who live alone. This will encourage those taking part to adopt healthier lifestyle choices.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Hitchcock Trust

This is a project by a charity in Shute, Devon. The group will use the funding to open up a small section of woodland and establish a recreational area of logs and benches. This will improve the community environment and allow increased public access to t

£4,400 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2014 Health and Local Food for Families

NSAH Alliance Homes Ltd will use their funding to develop their Growing Together project which will combine three existing community allotment garden projects on the deprived Bourneville Estate in Weston-super-Mare. The funding will enable the project to

£199,830 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2014 Axminster Town Council

This is a project by Axminster Town council in Devon. The group will use the funding for IT equipment to use in planning meetings for committees and residents. This will enable the group to present future developments and plans for local areas to enable c

£930 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2014 Musbury Parish Council

Musbury Parish Council

£1,305 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2014 Cloakham Lawn Sports Ground

Water Harvesting

£20,907 Sport England
3 Sep 2013 Health and Local Food for Families

This is a project by a charity in Axminster, Devon. The group will use the funding to provide free antenatal classes in cooking and nutrition sessions for pregnant women and babies. This will improve the beneficiaries' knowledge and understanding of healt

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
1 Aug 2013 Health and Local Food for Families

This is a project by a charity in Axminster, Devon. The group will use the funding to provide free antenatal classes in cooking and nutrition sessions for pregnant women and babies. This will improve the beneficiaries' knowledge and understanding of healt

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Rainbow Under 5's Playgroup

This is a project by a charity in Axminster, Devon. The group will use the funding to purchase new storage sheds and furniture as the current ones have deteriorated. This will improve the storage facilities to ensure that the children's play equipment is

£3,224 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2012 The Axe Valley Community College

The Music Hive

£9,115 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2012 Chardstock Park Trust

This is a project by a charity in Chardstock, Devon. The group will use the funding to purchase new play equipment chosen by and for young people. This will provide outdoor play facilities for beneficiaries of different age groups to enjoy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2012 The Axminster Awareness Centre

This is a project by a charity in Axminster, Devon. The group will use the funding to set up a food bank and a youth farm resource for people who are facing economic hardship. This will build capacity for this group through the set up of a new community s

£7,992 Big Lottery Fund
7 Aug 2012 Axminster Town Cricket Club

Axminster Catchy Shubby

£3,110 Sport England
6 Dec 2011 Emma Molony

Print and Wallpaper Development Project

£5,000 Arts Council England
22 Nov 2011 Rainbow Under 5's Playgroup

This is a project by a charity in Axminster, Devon. The group will use the funding to lay paving slabs to enable children to access their new garden area. This will enable the beneficiaries to use the garden to grow fruit and vegetables, learn about healt

£829 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Axe Vale and District Conservation Society

This is a project by a registered charity in Devon. They will use the funding to create a path and interpretation board at Seaton Borrow Pit, which is a local wildlife pond. This will improve access for those with mobility issues and encourage more people

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2010 The Otterhead Estate Trust Company Limited

This group will use funding to enhance access to its facility, train volunteers in maintaining the woodlands and create a community group. This will allow people with disabilities to access the area and to develop new woodland skills for its volunteers.

£8,650 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 The Umborne Institute

This is a project by a community organisation in Shute, Devon, to create a car parking area, including lights, footpaths and steps, for the village hall. This will allow more people and groups to use the hall and increase the use of the outside space for

£8,170 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Devon has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Australia in April of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer

£3,700 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 The Trill Trust

A project by this group based in Musbury, Devon to install two eco toilets to replace temporary facilities. The toilets will serve as an educational tool to the public who visit the site to explain the ecological benefits of these toilets which will be di

£5,988 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Hawkchurch Village Hall (Management Committee)

A project by this Axminster, Devon group to install new play equipment on the village playground to meet current health and safety regulations. This will allow local and visiting children to play in a safe environment.

£9,091 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Rainbow Under 5's Playgroup

A project by this playgroup based in Axminster, Devon to provide new play equipment for the children to use in an outdoor garden. The project will provide the children with more opportunities for active play and, in turn, will help to improve their motor

£1,315 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Health and Local Food for Families

A project by this group in Axminster, Devon to set up a drop-in centre for pregnant women, parents and carers and older people to offer advice on dietary information and nutrition. The group will also run a parent and toddler gardening club so children wi

£9,486 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Musbury Village Hall

A project by this village hall in Musbury, Devon to replace the existing roof to ensure the building is suitable for a range of activities and village events.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2009 Axmouth Parish Council

A project by this group based in Axminster, Devon, to provide computer equipment, a village website and a parish plan to improve communications between local residents.

£3,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Dec 2008 The PCC of St Mary the Virgin

Church of St Mary

£65,524 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Feb 2008 Musbury Short Mat Bowls Club

A project to buy an electric mat-winding machine for Musbury Short Mat Bowls Club in Axminster, Devon.

£4,576 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Nov 2007 Devon Pensioner's Action Forum

This community group will provide nine banners and a folding table that can be used to raise their profile at country shows, parish and church fairs across Devon.

£2,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Aug 2007 Dalwood Village Hall Trust

This grant is to improve the Village Halls facilities in Dalwood Village, East Devon, by adding a disabled toilet extending the kitchen and storage areas.

£5,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 May 2007 Axminster Town Cricket Club

The award is for a project to create a safe practice facility for the club and provide a training course by this cricket club in Axminster, East Devon. The grant will pay for a cricket practice facility and 'running sport' courses.

£7,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Mar 2007 Health and Local Food for Families

This newly formed group are set up to improve the health of families with emphasise on good quality local food. This award will enable them to run free healthy eating sessions for parents of pre school aged children especially those with children aged 6 m

£6,460 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Feb 2007 Rainbow Under 5's Playgroup

Rainbow Under 5's Playgroup

£9,827 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Dec 2006 Musbury PCC

CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

£38,442 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2006 Axminster Young Peoples Centre (Aypc)

Unlock your imagination

£300 Arts Council England
4 Oct 2006 Cloakham Lawn Sports Centre

Working In Partnership With A Group Of Young People, The Organisation Has Secured A Thirty Year Lease On A Piece Of Land That It Now Aims To Develop Into A Skate Park For Young People. The One Year Grant Would Provide Capital Funding For Building Works. T

£24,991 Big Lottery Fund
13 Sep 2006 Royal British Legion Womens Section

This Branch Of The Royal British Legion For Women Will Organise A Celebration Day To Mark Eighty Years Of Service. A Parade Will Take Place And An Afternoon Reception Where Current And Ex-Members Can Meet To Reflect On The Organisation'S Achievements.

£1,390 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Woodbury Village Hall

The Group Will Re-Roof Their Village Hall.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Dalwood Village Hall Trust

A feasibility study will be conducted to show the best way of extending the village hall for users.

£4,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Feb 2006 Uplyme Parish Council

The Parish Council Will Install New Playground Equipment For Children. They Conducted A Survey Of The Local Children To Confirm The Need And Type Of Equipment Required.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Aug 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£2,100 New Opportunities Fund
4 Aug 2005 Kilmington Pre-School

A Soft, Spongy Tarmac Area Will Be Created For Pre School To Use As A Outside Play & Educational Area

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Aug 2005 Devon Pensioner's Action Forum

An Administration Section Will Be Created To Compile And Distribute The Group'S Newsletter.

£4,837 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2005 Musbury and Whitford Womens Institute

A Village Scarecrow Festival To Include Workshops, Activities, Events And Exhibitions Will Be Held In August, Bringing The Community And Visitors Together In A Day Of Celebration Of Local Traditions.

£1,425 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Mar 2005 Axminster Town Cricket Club

A Dedicated Women And Girl'S Section Will Be Created Within The Club, With Coaching And A Cricket Festival To Encourage Participation.

£2,130 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2005 Axminster Playgroup

A Variety Of Play, Cookery, Numeracy And Safety Equipment Will Be Purchased To Update And Extend The Playgroup'S Resources.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2005 Rainbow Under 5's Playgroup

The Award Will Contribute Towards The Costs Of Relocation Of The Playgroup To A Classroom Of Its Own, In The Local Primary School.

£4,779 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Devon has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Jersey in May of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
10 Dec 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 New Opportunities Fund
10 Dec 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from All Saints 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
14 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Devon has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
6 Jul 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Axminster has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
12 May 2004 The Weavers' Tales

The Group Will Begin A Local Heritage Project, By Performing A Play About The Life Of The First Axminster Carpet Maker, 250 Yrs Ago, To Be Performed At The Old Carpet Factory Site And Involving Local People.

£4,720 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Mar 2004 i.e. Theatre

New Equipment Will Provide A Regular Cinema Experience For Those In And Around Axminster.

£4,898 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Mar 2004 Kilmington Primary School

The Children Will Work With Professional Artists To Make Artworks, To Enhance And Develop The Recently Built Imaginative Play Area

£2,300 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Dec 2003 Axminster PCC

St Mary the Virgin

£83,467 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2003 Rainbow Under 5's Playgroup

A New Computer Package And Shed Will Be Bought With Award. Pixie System -276, Shed -569

£845 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Jul 2003 All Saints Village Hall

The Installation Of A Disabled Toilet Will Enable Disabled People To Participate In Hall Events.

£3,246 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Jul 2003 Axminster Young Peoples Centre (Aypc)

Summer Playscheme

£525 Arts Council England
25 Mar 2003 St Andrews C of E (Aided) Primary School

This School Will Use Their Award To Work With Professional Artists In Order To Redevelop An Unsafe, Unused Garden.

£4,850 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Jan 2003 Lyme Regis After School Club

The Group Will Use The Award To Provide Training, Publicity, A Professionals Fees, Equipment And Transport Costs For The Group.

£1,750 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Jul 2002 Axminster Town Association Football Club

The Award Will Be Used To Establish Under 8s And Under 10s Teams.

£1,300 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Mar 2002 Axminster Town Cricket Club

This Cricket Club Will Use Their Award To Purchase Equipment And Coaching To Develop 'Inter Cricket'.

£4,114 Sport England
20 Dec 2001 Dalwood Village Hall Trust

This village hall will use their award to purchase staging with access for disabled people.

£3,500 Arts Council England
9 Aug 2001 Membury Parish Hall

The award will part fund the installation of a heating system.

£5,000 Community Fund
9 Aug 2001 Axminster Rugby Union Football Club

An award will help set up a junior section of the club involving 3 new teams.

£2,642 Sport England
28 Jun 2001 Axminster Indoor Bowls Club

"An Award Will Be Used For Equipment And Costs Associated With A New Initiative To Introduce Bowls To Children, Young People And Disabled People."

£3,514 Sport England
1 Feb 2001 Woodbury Village Hall

This village hall are planning to undertake a building and design feasibility study for building work.

£1,183 Community Fund
6 Sep 2000 Devon Pensioner's Action Forum

This group works to further the interests of older people. The award will be used for start up costs for the last four months of their first year of existence plus an amount to launch a recruitment drive for members, eg publicity and hiring venues for me

£1,000 Community Fund
18 Aug 2000 Chardstock Historical Records Group

20th CENTURY CHARDSTOCK in words and pictures

£8,220 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2000 Dalwood Village Hall Trust

An award has been made for the provision of disabled toilets which will increase community access to using the hall.

£5,000 Community Fund
29 Jun 2000 Devon Beekeepers Association - East Devon Branch

This group is addressing the decline in bee-keeping by a project to educate and promote good practice. The group is developing an educational programme which will feature at a variety of shows, schools and community events. The project is a response to

£1,521 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2000 Musbury Millennium Committee

This group will coordinate Millennium celebrations for their village. They are putting on a summer 2000 festival.

£2,934 Millennium Commission
6 Mar 2000 Axminster Town Cricket Club

This group provides opportunities for all ages and abilities to play cricket in competition and for recreation. The award will be used to develop a programme to encourage more young people to play.

£4,650 Sport England
8 Dec 1999 The Axe Valley School PTFA

The Award Would Be Used To Create A Millennium Yearbook Which Will Be Created Through A Series Of Workshops With Artists.

£5,000 Arts Council England
2 Dec 1999 Axminster Opportunity Group

An organisation providing pre-school education for a small group of young children with special needs. The grant over three years will pay for the refurbishment of a quiet room for children with behavioural problems, new toys, the salary of an assistant,

£16,115 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Shute Little Acorns Playgroup

This is the only pre-school facility serving a small rural community. The award will be used to buy toys and games which will enable the group to provide a wider range of activities in all areas of learning.

£718 Community Fund
7 Oct 1999 Woodbury Village Hall

A village hall serving a dispersed rural area on the edge of Axminster. The award will pay for refurbishment work to improve facilities for the community and ensure the long-term use of the hall.

£3,000 Community Fund
7 Oct 1999 Musbury Pre-School

This rural pre-school will purchase technology equipment and pay for training with our award.

£1,750 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 1st Colyton Guide Association

This guide group will modernise their building with their grant. This guide group will modernise their building with their grant.

£4,955 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Axminster Youth Club/Teenbar

The youth club will use their grant to buy a pool table. The youth club will use their grant to buy a pool table.

£1,017 Community Fund
18 May 1998 Axe Valley Swimming And Sports Association

New 25m Indoor Pool Complex

£1,440,240 Sport England
21 Apr 1998 The Axe Valley Youth Association

The grant will pay for equipment for a community group providing activities for young people in a rural area.

£3,165 Community Fund
26 Mar 1998 Woodbury Village Hall

This one year grant will pay for a new floor for the hall, and resetting brick piers. The work will ensure that local people will be able to use the hall as meeting centre in the long term.

£8,000 Community Fund
13 Feb 1998 Hawkchurch Playgroup

The grant will pay for a swing and safety surface, play equipment and some running costs for this village playgroup. The grant will pay for a swing and safety surface, play equipment and some running costs for this village playgroup.

£2,640 Community Fund
7 Dec 1997 Musbury Playgroup

The grant will subsidise the fees of disadvantaged children and replace worn out furniture for this playgroup based in a rural area. The grant will subsidise the fees of disadvantaged children and replace worn out furniture for this playgroup based in a r

£1,011 Community Fund
7 Dec 1997 Three Counties Youth Club

The grant will pay for a variety of equipment and paving slabs to provide a path to the hall for this rural youth club. The grant will pay for a variety of equipment and paving slabs to provide a path to the hall for this rural youth club.

£1,730 Community Fund
8 Jul 1997 Axminster Gateway Club

A group providing activities for people with learning disabilities. The grant will pay for the purchase of musical instruments.

£600 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Axe Valley School P.T.F.A.

Axminster Community Arts Project

£5,000 Arts Council England
16 May 1997 (Axminster) Woodbury Hall Committee

The organisation manages a village hall serving a rural area. The grant will pay for refurbishment work to this 1930s building.

£5,000 Community Fund
7 May 1997 St Mary's Church, Axminster

St Mary's Church, Axminster - Refurbishment

£20,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Mar 1997 Seaton & District Music Club

Sally Beamish Commission for Seaton & District Music Club

£4,095 Arts Council England
22 Jul 1996 Cloakham Lawn Sports Centre

"Additional Facilities To Provide 6 Lane Synthetic Outdoor Bowls Rink With Small Pavilion, One Tennis Court/Multi Area And Two Cricket Practice Nets"

£167,914 Sport England
11 Dec 1995 Axe Valley Swimming and Sports Association

"Relocation of tennis courts as preliminary work in readiness for construction of a new public indoor swimming pool known as Flamingo Pool, Axminster"

£15,300 Sport England