Lottery grants awarded to North Dorset, South West

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
12 Oct 2015 Henstridge Parish Council

The group will use the funding to install outdoor exercise equipment for a rurally isolated community that lacks access to fitness resources and is at risk of the effects of physical inactivity. This will encourage people adopt healthier lifestyle choices.

£9,280 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2015 Sadie Harrison

The Rosegarden of Light Project - The UK Tour 2016

£6,000 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Buckhorn Weston Short Mat Bowls Club

Making Life Easier for Older Members

£9,100 Sport England
30 Jun 2015 Charlton Marshall Village Hall

The group will use the funding to deliver a community consultation event and for evaluation of findings, associated with the development of their village hall. This will bring people together to discuss issues concerning them, enabling them to have a voice in making changes to address these.

£4,174 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2015 Sadie Harrison

The Rosegarden of Light Collaboration

£5,000 Arts Council England
2 Jun 2015 Parochial Church Council.

Major floor repair and replacement project enabling reconfiguration of village church into flexible community asset.

£136,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 May 2015 Glanvilles Wootton , Holnest, Middlemarsh Village Hall

The group will use the funding to refurbish the village hall kitchen. This will increase community cohesion by improving a prominent establishment which it citizens will be able to better access and enjoy.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2015 The Wrightson Allotments

The group will use the funding to purchase a communal shed and repair the entrance gate of the allotment for the benefit of the local community. This will improve the facilities the allotment has to offer and provide more security for the local community to enjoy.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2015 Shaftesbury and District Historical Society

Shaftesbury Remembers the Great War: personal stories from the town and surrounding villages

£6,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2014 Trish Wheatley

Producing the Producers

£15,000 Arts Council England
3 Nov 2014 The Dorset Corset Theatre Company Limited

A Christmas Carol

£14,785 Arts Council England
16 Oct 2014 Wilkie Branson

Varmints

£98,830 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2014 Shaftesbury Bowls Club

Shaftesbury Bowls Club - Upgrade to Clubhouse

£37,664 Sport England
2 Oct 2014 The Blandford Town Council

Floodlighting

£28,000 Sport England
9 Sep 2014 Diocese of Salisbury

'The Great Stare' - Milton Abbey

£760,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2014 Tears in the Fence

Tears in the Fence Festival

£11,740 Arts Council England
18 Jul 2014 Pimperne Sports Society

This is a project by a charity in Pimperne, Dorset. The group will use the funding to deliver cookery and nutrition workshops for young people, and provide an online learning resource so that beneficiaries can share their knowledge and skills with others.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2014 Blandford Forum Town Council

This is a project by a parish council in Blandford Forum, Dorset. The group will use the funding to provide a series of workshop sessions that will culminate in a shared community performance and exhibition. This will strengthen community cohesion through

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2014 Blandford Forum Town Council

This is a project by a parish council in Blandford Forum, Dorset. The group will use the funding to provide a series of workshop sessions that will culminate in a shared community performance and exhibition. This will strengthen community cohesion through inclusion and celebrate individual cultural difference.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2014 Age Concern North Dorset

Age Concern North Dorset

£9,507 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 St George's school Bourton parents and teachers and friends

This is a project by a community organisation in Gillingham, Dorset. The group will use the funding to fit a voltaic system to supply electricity to their community swimming pool which apart from the small school field is the village's only sports facilit

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2014 Spetisbury Village Hall Trust

This is a project by a charity in Spetisbury, North Dorset. The group will use the funding to replace their inadequate heating system. This will improve the energy efficiency of the building resulting in increased usage by the wider community.

£6,450 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2014 HOPE Projects

This is a project by a charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to purchase a range of gardening equipment for their social enterprise for people with mental health concerns or a learning disability. The project aims to provide the b

£3,776 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2014 HOPE Projects

This is a project by a charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to purchase a range of gardening equipment for their social enterprise for people with mental health concerns or a learning disability. The project aims to provide the beneficiaries with confidence, training and the chance of finding employment.

£3,776 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2014 Durweston CE VA Primary School

This is a project by a school in Blandford Forum, Dorset. The group will use the funding to install all weather flooring to access play equipment all year round for its extracurricular activities. This will provide an improved and safe play facility for b

£6,352 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2014 Durweston CE VA Primary School

This is a project by a school in Blandford Forum, Dorset. The group will use the funding to install all weather flooring to access play equipment all year round for its extracurricular activities. This will provide an improved and safe play facility for beneficiaries.

£6,352 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2014 Breathe On UK

This is a project by a charity in Newton, Dorset, also serving beneficiaries in London. The group will use the funding to set up a support pilot project involving families that have children who require breathing assistance and constant care. This will en

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Feb 2014 Age Concern Gillingham and Shaftesbury

This is a project by a charity in Shaftesbury. The group will use the funding to improve access to its new office by purchasing a stair lift. The office provides information and social contact for local older and immobile people.

£2,748 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2014 Motcombe Memorial Hall Management Commit

This charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset will use the funding to purchase a storage facility that will be placed on the grounds of the group's community hall. This will enable the groups community hall to be used by more community groups for their events and a

£5,073 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2014 Motcombe Memorial Hall Management Commit

This charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset will use the funding to purchase a storage facility that will be placed on the grounds of the group?s community hall. This will enable the groups community hall to be used by more community groups for their events and activities as there are no current storage facilities on site.

£5,073 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2013 Shaftesbury School

This is a project by a School in Shaftesbury Dorset. The group will use the funding to purchase equipment for children to participate in the extra-curricular bronze Duke of Edinburgh Scheme. This will enable beneficiaries to challenge themselves, learn ne

£4,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2013 Blandford Forum PCC

The Cupola Project

£241,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Nov 2013 The Blandford School

This is a project by a school in Blandford, Dorset. The group will use the funding to purchase camping equipment to launch the Duke of Edinburgh's Bronze Award scheme for Year 10 students and to further expand the Silver Award in the sixth form. This will

£9,060 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Motcombe Youth Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Motcombe, Dorset. The group will use the funding to purchase kitchen equipment to organise a supper club for the young members of their youth club. This will allow them to gain and develop life skills and a

£352 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Stourton Caundle Village Hall

This is a project by a charity in Stourton Caundle, Dorset. The group will use the funding to replace old wooden windows with toughened, double glazed PVC units that are energy efficient, aesthetically pleasing and long lasting. This will provide better i

£1,500 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Gillingham Primary School

This is a project by a school in Gillingham, Dorset. The school will use the funding to purchase and install a play trail with safety surfacing, benches and a pond dipping platform. This will replace the current play trail facilities which have been remov

£9,910 Big Lottery Fund
1 Aug 2013 Stourton Caundle Village Hall

This is a project by a charity in Stourton Caundle, Dorset. The group will use the funding to replace old wooden windows with toughened, double glazed PVC units that are energy efficient, aesthetically pleasing and long lasting. This will provide better i

£1,500 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 Toby's - Shaftesbury Young People's Project

This is a project to expand a wireless internet service enabling it to be used in a cafe catering for young people who are disadvantaged or NEET. This will increase the groups' capacity and enable beneficiaries to complete homework and access online infor

£8,594 Big Lottery Fund
29 May 2013 Buckhorn Weston Cricket Club

Drainage of Cricket Ground

£38,000 Sport England
28 May 2013 Swans Trust (Shaftesbury)

This is a project by a charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to replace the outdated IT equipment at their existing centre which is used to support the wider community. This will increase the capacity of the group in providing a s

£3,015 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Fifehead Magdalen Village Hall

This is a project by a charity in Gillingham, Dorset. The group will use funding to refurbish and upgrade their toilet facilities and improve disabled access. This will provide appropriate facilities for people with disabilities and enable the beneficiari

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Blandford Forum Town Council

This is a project by Blanford Town Council in Dorset. The group will use the funding to re-surface the village play areas and install new play equipment to provide a safe environment for the beneficiaries. This will provide an improved the facility and me

£6,646 Big Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2013 Shaftesbury C of E VC Primary School

This is a project by a school in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to create an Eco garden which will be designed by the children and used by the pupils, their families and community groups. This will provide facilities for the beneficia

£9,946 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2012 The Blandford School

This is a project by a school in Blandford, Dorset. The group will use the funding to buy camping equipment for children taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh's Silver Award. This will develop the children's self esteem, broaden their experience and raise

£5,010 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2012 The Springhead Trust Ltd

This is a project by a charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to update a dormitory bathroom used by young people who visit the centre on residential trips into a disabled wet room. This will update the dormitory facilities so that

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Oct 2012 Windrose Rural Media Trust

Those were the days my friend

£18,525 Arts Council England
28 Sep 2012 The Dorset Corset Theatre Company Limited

Cosi Fan Tutte

£9,596 Arts Council England
21 Sep 2012 Shillingstone Parish Council

Shillingstone Pavilion

£7,748 Sport England
23 Jul 2012 Shaftesbury Youth Club

This is a project by a charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to renovate the roof, heating and lighting of the youth club building for its members. This will improve a community facility leading to its increased safe use.

£9,100 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2012 Melbury Abbas and Cann Millennium Group

This is a project by a charity in Melbury Abbas, Dorset. The group will use the funding to hold Diamond Jubilee celebrations before a series of community events, including producing self-guided walks, hedge planting and research into further projects. Thi

£6,575 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2012 Shaftesbury Home Grown

This project by a community organisation in Shaftsbury, Dorset will use funding to replace an electric fence with permanent fencing around the cultivation areas and car parking surface for staff and members. This will provide improved facilities to protec

£4,688 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2012 Milton Abbas Parish Council

This is a project by the Parish Council in Milton Abbas, Dorset. The group will use funding to host a community Big Lunch in celebration of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. This will enable greater community spirit by bringing the whole parish together.

£1,200 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2012 Buckhorn Weston Cricket Club

Purchase of additional equipment

£8,225 Sport England
7 Mar 2012 Windrose Rural Media Trust

Heritage Radio

£19,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Feb 2012 Springhead Trust, The

Elixir at Springhead

£8,770 Arts Council England
16 Jan 2012 Gillingham town football sports and social club

New roof

£44,523 Sport England
16 Jan 2012 Life Education Wessex

This is a project by an incorporated charity based in Dorset serving beneficiaries in Southampton. The group will use funding to deliver a programme of drugs and health education within primary schools using the mediums of drama, music and role play.

£9,398 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jan 2012 Shillingstone Parish Council

Shillingstone Pavilion

£50,000 Sport England
19 Dec 2011 St Mary Gillingham Scout Group

This is a project by a charity in Gillingham, Dorset. The group will use the funding to construct a road and car park to improve access to a field owned by the group.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Shaftesbury Leisure Limited

This is a project by a community organisation in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to upgrade their community run indoor swimming pool so it meets health and safety requirements.

£5,845 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 North Dorset Age Concern

This is a project by a community group in Dorset. The group will use the funding to train two people to provide bereavement support; the training will be cascaded to other people for future sustainability. The group will provide 'in house' support surger

£2,550 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Hazelbury Bryan Village Hall

This is a project by a community group in Hazelbury Bryan, North Dorset. The group will use the funding to replace the roof of their village hall to address health and safety issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Motcombe Pre-School and Toddler Group

This is a project by a pre-school in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The school will use the funding to purchase a puppet theatre and associated equipment. This will be used with young children, many of which have difficulties in communicating, and use them to commu

£389 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Sturminster Newton High School

This is a project by a school in Sturminster Newton, Dorset. The school will use the funding to install an outdoor gym for pupils and the local youth centre to use outside of school hours to improve their fitness and well-being.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2011 Milton Abbas Parochial Church Council

Village Church - for Village Life

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 May 2011 Early Interventions

WRITING FOR WELL-BEING NETWORK FOR DORSET

£10,000 Arts Council England
5 Apr 2011 Milton Abbey School

This is a project by a school in Blandford Forum, Dorset. The group will use the funding to purchase an automated external defibrillator and train up to ten members of staff in AED training and extend further training to Sixth From pupils. This will ensur

£2,769 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2011 The PCC of St Mary Magdelene

Church of St Mary Magdalene

£77,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2011 Blandford Cricket Club

Girls cricket section at Blandford CC

£2,252 Sport England
1 Mar 2011 The North Dorset Railway Trust

This is a project by a charity in Shillingstone, North Dorset. The group will use the funding to set up a railway buffet carriage with disabled access for the community and tourists visiting the area. This will provide a larger capacity for users of the p

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 The Springhead Trust Ltd

This is a project by a community group in Dorset. The group will use the funding to renovate their dormitory bathroom facilities to accommodate visitors. This will attract more schools and young care groups to visit.

£8,475 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2011 Toby's - Shaftesbury Young People's Project

This is a project by a charity in north Dorset. They will use funding to provide young people not in education, employment or training with transferable skills through vocational courses. This will enable beneficiaries who are homeless, or at risk of bein

£3,495 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2011 North Dorset District Scout Council

This is a project by a scout council in Shaftesbury, north Dorset. They will use funding to purchase bell boats for use by its members and the local community. This will enable users to take part in boating activities, encouraging physical activity and ta

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Shaftesbury and District Carers Association

This is a project by a community group in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to offer gardening and vegetable growing as a therapeutic activity for people with mental health concerns and learning difficulties.

£5,626 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Shaftesbury Area Talking Newspaper

This is a project by a charity in Shaftesbury, Dorset. The group will use the funding to upgrade their audio news services for people who are visually impaired by providing audio recordings of newspaper, council and other information via memory sticks for

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Milborne St Andrew Village Hall

This is a project by a community group in St Andrew, Dorset. The group will use funding to carry out repairs to the village hall's flooring to enable the hall to be used by the community for various activities.

£450 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 St James's Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a community group in Milton Abbas, Dorset. The group will use the funding to carry out landscaping work on the grounds surrounding St James's Church to improve the site, providing greater access to the green spaces and wildlife at the

£7,171 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Stalbridge Village Hall

This is a project by a village hall in Sturminster Newton, Dorset. The group will use the funding to install a new roof on the main hall which is used by several community groups.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2010 ReachOut Dorset

This is a project by a community group based in Dorset. The group will use the funding for two reasons; firstly they will run a pilot programme for parents of young people who are displaying violent and destructive behaviour - this programme will teach va

£9,698 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 Karen Wimhurst

A Tipping Point (an eco-circus project)

£5,990 Arts Council England
1 Jul 2010 Windrose Rural Media Trust

Forever Archive

£5,000 UK Film Council
29 Jun 2010 Shaftesbury Home Grown

A project by this group in Shaftesbury, Dorset to extend and secure facilities to create a social enterprise promoting local food production. The project will create a new resource for local volunteers to contribute to the cultivation of the site as well

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Bourton and Zeals Pre School

A project by this Bourton, North Dorset group to encourage children's play by providing play equipment and storage and display items to showcase the work produced by them.

£4,704 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jun 2010 North Dorset Age Concern

This project in North Dorset provides services for older people through a dedicated volunteer support service. The project will recruit, train and manage a bank of volunteers to provide services including befriending, social activities, money advice, heal

£81,922 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2010 Toby s Shaftesbury Young Peoples Project

Noise Pollution

£26,400 Arts Council England
27 May 2010 1st 4th 7th Royal Tank Regiment Reunion

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

£875 Big Lottery Fund
13 Apr 2010 North Dorset Turbos Swimming Club

Riversmeet Leisure Centre

£9,790 Sport England
2 Mar 2010 The Dorset Corset Theatre Company Limited

Frankenstein

£11,660 Arts Council England
24 Feb 2010 Dorset Cricket Board

Dorset Hearing Impaired Cricket Club

£2,740 Sport England
17 Feb 2010 Stickland Rainbows

A project by this group based in Winterborne Stickland, Dorset to set up an after school club for young girls. The club will provide the chance for girls to try out new activities and to learn new skills, as well as providing volunteering opportunities fo

£2,334 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Stourpaine Parish Council

A project by this Blandford Forum, Dorset based parish council to improve the local playing fields by installing a toddler play unit in the playground. This is phase two of a project to create a play area for young people of all ages, including those wit

£9,692 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Buckhorn Weston Village Community Trust

A project by this Gillingham, Dorset based charity to improve the local village green for use by the whole community through the purchase of a lawn mower.

£6,780 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2010 Downlands Community Primary School

A project by this Dorset based school to build a new wildlife pond. This project will provide access to an environmental attraction for children before and after school and will be used for many extra-curricluar activities. The project aims to create an i

£9,350 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2010 Motcombe Play Area and Recreation Group

A project by this charity based in Motcombe, Dorset to provide new play equipment to enhance young children's play opportunities within their rural community.

£1,500 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2009 Shaftesbury & District Carers Association

This project will develop a 'pathway back to work' centre for adults with mental health disorders, enabling them to become more economically active. It will aim to bridge the gap where people have been excluded and provide opportunities to get them into e

£343,479 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2009 Dorset County Council

Blandford Schools and Commuity Dig Project

£23,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2009 Buckhorn Weston Cricket Club

Non turf surface for practice nets

£10,000 Sport England
10 Nov 2009 The Springhead Trust Ltd

A project by this charity in Shaftesbury, North Dorset to install a laundry room. The group provides residential stays for people to learn about sustainable living.

£589 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Dorset has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to South Africa in February 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£3,700 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World War veteran from Dorset has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in May of next year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£875 Big Lottery Fund