Lottery grants awarded to North Dorset, South West in 2016

18 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
12 Dec 2016 Sadie Harrison

Keunstler Bei Wu Composer-in-Residence (Berlin)

£5,000 Arts Council England
9 Dec 2016 Sturquest:The Sturminster Newton Community Company

This project will deliver engagement and support activities for young people who are facing barriers to accessing recreational initiatives due to the effects of rural isolation. This will encourage improved levels of social engagement.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2016 Motcombe Primary School

This project will install a small play area for children and the wider community. This will increase participation in physical activities which will be used to tackle health concerns.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
14 Sep 2016 St Mary's Church, Shroton, Dorset Bells Restoration/Repair P

St Mary's Church, Shroton, Dorset: Church bells repair and restoration project

£25,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2016 Shaftesbury C of E Primary School

The group will use the funding to install new equipment on school grounds for a community that is located in an area that lacks safe outdoor play resources. This will create a new resource that will create new opportunities for safe and active play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Aug 2016 Stourton Caundle Village Hall

The group will use the funding to replace ageing windows and doors at their Village hall. This will improve security, reduce heating cost and replace emergency exits with easier to use kick bars.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2016 Willow Tree Group

The group will use the funding to provide excursions locally for people living with the effects of ill mental health, as well as in-house events weekly. This will improve beneficiaries? health and wellbeing by providing them with opportunities to socialise and strengthen community relationships by keeping social channels alive.

£900 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2016 "The Three Rivers Partnership, Dorset"

Hardings Park Outdoor Table Tennis

£7,014 Sport England
12 May 2016 Wrightson Allotment Charitable Trust

The group will use the funding to purchase new safety equipment for its allotment. This will improve the accessibility and levels of safety for this community resource.

£1,277 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2016 Blandford Opportunity Group

The group will use the funding to increase capacity at their preschool group, via modifying their internal layout and purchase of new furniture and equipment. This will enable a higher number of beneficiaries to attend from a wide range of backgrounds, and benefit from the activities and facilities.

£9,577 Big Lottery Fund
6 Apr 2016 Blandford Town Council

Free-Expression Arts Festival

£5,400 Arts Council England
6 Apr 2016 East Stour Village Hall

The group will use the funding to install new heating in its village hall. This will improve the usage and versatility of this community resource.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2016 Okeford Fitzpaine Parish Council

The group will use the funding to install a fence and gated area at the Bowey Playground. This will enable the beneficiaries to access an improved safe community facility.

£4,500 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2016 The Springhead Trust Ltd

Springhead Revisited: Restoring the Rotunda

£13,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Mar 2016 Ella Marchment

Opera Producing Research and Development Denmark

£4,975 Arts Council England
16 Feb 2016 Shaftesbury Town Council

The group will use the funding to purchase a new protective covering for their outdoor community swimming pool as their current equipment is dilapidated and beyond repair. This will allow safe and continued use of this community facility in this rural location where there are no other leisure facilities available.

£8,292 Big Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2016 Friends of the Donkey Field Community Orchard

The group will use the funding to replace benches in the community orchard. This will improve the environment in the orchard, providing suitable seating for community use.

£1,908 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2016 St Gregory's C of E VA Primary School

The group will use the funding to install outdoor play equipment. This will improve the environment at the school, providing opportunities for active outdoor play in this rurally isolated location.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund