Lottery grants awarded to Coleford in 2015

14 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
15 Dec 2015 Coleford Festival of Words

The group will use the funding to deliver a series of activities that will focus on storytelling and lyric writing for people experiencing the effects of social disadvantage. This will address issues surrounding rural isolation and enhance levels of community cohesion.

£9,400 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2015 The Music Works

Move, Groove, Improve - Using music to accelerate communication and learning in early years settings

£28,560 Arts Council England
15 Sep 2015 Coleford Town Council

The group will use the funding to create a more sustainable town centre through a regeneration project and supporting workshops. This will increase the profile of the area to attract visitors and allow the community to improve their local environment.

£4,650 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 The Music Works

The group will use the funding to transform the run down clubhouse to make it fit for purpose, to enable them to train and support young people through music. This will improve the clubhouse to provide better facilities for all members of the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Aug 2015 Lakers School

The group will use the funding to run health and wellbeing activities for hard to reach children in the community who do not engage in mainstream provision. This will provide activities in the community that have been designed to overcome health and wellbeing issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2015 Newland Village Room

The group will use the funding to purchase new tables and chairs for their village hall. This will improve both the facilities of the group for the benefit of the wider community and the health and safety standards of the hall.

£1,700 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2015 PCC of Mid-Wyedean Churches, Newland

Repairs to the tower of the 'Cathedral of the Forest'

£120,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2015 PCC of Mid-Wyedean Churches, Newland

Repairs to the tower of the Cathedral of the Forest

£120,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Apr 2015 Rob Olins

House of Mirrors Sensory Experience

£49,840 Arts Council England
27 Apr 2015 Coleford Music Festival

The group will use the funding to deliver a community music festival for the benefit of the local and wider community. This will support community cohesion amongst attendees and encourage the wider community to visit the rural town.

£9,842 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2015 Natural Communities Foundation

Sunrise Celebration 2015 is a Monmouthshire located festival under the ownership of Natural Communities Foundation. The aim of the festival is to promote sustainability in the entertainment industry and arts. The funding applied for is to add a music strand to the festival.

£5,000 Arts Council of Wales
5 Mar 2015 Berry Hill Primary School

The funding will give pupils of all ages the ability to integrate through the installation of an outdoor performance area and engage in extra-curricular physical activity sessions. This will enable pupils to confront obesity and enhance communication skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2015 Forest Showcase Activities Festival

This is a project by a community organisation in Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire. The group will use the funding to deliver awareness raising activities at a community event that will focus upon challenging issues surrounding the effects of poor health. This will encourage members of the community to adopt positive lifestyle choices.

£9,735 Big Lottery Fund
4 Feb 2015 Dot and Ethel Ltd

Gorilla Gardening; School and National Tour

£44,848 Arts Council England