Lottery grants awarded to Wincanton

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65 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Sep 2017 Charlton Musgrove PCC

St Stephen's Roof

£113,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2017 myaware Somerset & West Dorset

This is a project by a community organisation in Wincanton, Somerset, benefiting people in Somerset and West Dorset. They will use the funding to provide information days, support meetings and outings for people living with myasthenia. This will help people with their understanding of myasthenia, reduce isolation and improve their wellbeing.

£6,347 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jul 2016 Bayford Mission Hall Society

The group will use the funding to improve resources within its rurally isolated village hall through the installation of a new kitchen and disability toilet. This will improve the access and versatility of the building for community organisations and visitors.

£9,200 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2016 Camilla Nelson

South West Poetry Tour

£14,979 Arts Council England
29 Feb 2016 Our Lady's School

The group will use the funding to improve their outside playing space to make it accessible all year. This will enable children to play safely outdoors.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2015 Camilla Nelson

Reading Movement

£4,987 Arts Council England
6 Aug 2015 The Balsam Centre

This project will aim to reduce the number of people experiencing poor mental health. A range of services will be offered to help improve mental health and wellbeing including counselling, social and therapeutic groups, cookery, arts and crafts, exercise and activities tailored to individual needs. New groups will also be set up including weight management, post natal depression, carers support and drug and alcohol support. People will also be supported to return to work or education.

£340,245 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2015 St Mary's Church Yarlington

The organisation will use the funding to replace the drainage pipes of the churchyard grounds and upgrade the electrics inside the church. This will improve the health and safety of the church and its grounds for the benefit of community groups from the village to use and enjoy.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
13 Mar 2015 The Balsam Centre

The group will use the funding to set up a community nursery that will serve the needs of people who live in this rural district that has an expanding population.

£8,602 Big Lottery Fund
4 Mar 2015 The Growing Space (Wincanton) Ltd

A community horticulturalist will be employed to lead a team of volunteers to erect a small timber barn at their community garden site. This will improve the facilities of the group creating an area where community members of all ages can engage in a range of horticultural activities.

£7,518 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2014 The Wincanton Community Venture

Sketches of Wartime Wincanton: A Community Heritage and Arts project

£8,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Sep 2013 St Mary's Church, Yarlington

Tower repairs

£44,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 Yarlington Club and Reading Room

This is a project to create an accessible main entrance, lobby area and improve the parking spaces at the village hall for people who are disabled. This will improve the access to the facilities and enable beneficiaries to be more involved and participate

£8,365 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 King Arthur's Community School (Somerset LEA)

This is a project by a school in Wincanton, South Somerset. The school will use the funding to provide three new outdoor play spaces on their grounds. This will provide new and engaging play facilities for children to enjoy outside of school hours.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2013 Maperton PCC

Church of St Peter and St Paul

£39,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2012 St Mary's Yarlington Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a community organisation in Yarlington, Somerset. The group will use the funding to rebuild and repair the churchyard wall which a safety hazard to the community. This will create a secure wall to provide a safer environment for the c

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Wincanton and District Ambulance for the Elderly and Disable

This is a project by a community group in Wincanton, Somerset. The group will use the funding to purchase a new minibus to serve the needs of older and disabled members of the community, many of whom experience isolation and barriers to participation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2010 Wincanton Parochial Church Council

Church of St Peter and St Paul

£52,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2010 South Somerset Community Accessible Transport

This project would use funding to provide accessible, affordable transport for groups and individuals who are socially, economically, geographically, mentally or physically disadvantaged, and to encourage community participation and social inclusion. The

£135,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Charlton Musgrove Memorial Hall

This is a project by a charity in Charlton Musgrove. The group will use the funding to furnish their newly built village hall so that they can cater for the varied range of groups that will be using the facilities.

£9,969 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2009 The Growing Space (Wincanton) Ltd

This project, based in Wincanton, improves the health and wellbeing for people with disabilities (learning or physical), mental health issues, and those suffering from social isolation, by growing vegetables and herbs as a communal garden activity.

£110,480 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2009 Jackie Calderwood

E- merge

£4,988 Arts Council England
14 Jul 2008 Yeovil & Sherborne Hockey Club

This hockey club will provide coaching courses for members to encourage new people to join. They will also use the grant for website training to promote their activities.

£6,058 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Mar 2007 The Footprints Project Ltd

The project provides community resettlement services for those being released from prison. The services provide compliment existing services. The award will be used to build on the success of a two-year pilot project.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Feb 2007 Wincanton Camera Club

Wincanton Camera Club

£3,070 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Wincanton & District Museum & History Society

Older People In Wincanton Will Share Their Memories Of Life In The Town In A New Book About Recent Local History In Wincanton.

£3,453 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Feb 2006 South Somerset Community Accessible Transport

The Associaton will maintain and expand its present transport services to primarily older and disabled people.

£98,400 Community Fund
20 Dec 2005 St Michael's Pen Selwood PCC

St Michael's

£40,728 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Holton 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 spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£255 New Opportunities Fund
14 Sep 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Holton 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 spouse to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
19 Jul 2005 The Growing Space

The project uses horticulture to develop independence and improved self esteem for a wide variety of people including those who experience mental ill health, or learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the salaries of tw

£66,125 Community Fund
9 Jun 2005 Yarlington Fringe

A New Annual Festival Featuring A Range Of Performances, Workshops And Events Will Be Staged In May For The Benefit Of People Living In Yallington And Surrounding Villages.

£3,170 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2005 Wincanton Film Society

The Group Will Purchase Their Own Equipment, To Enable The Society To Continue To Develop And Grow.

£4,829 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2005 The Footprints Project Ltd

As Part Of The Start Up Costs Of This Project To Support Ex Offenders Re--Integrate Into Society, The Group Will Set Up An Office And Will Use The Award To Purchase A Range Of Office Equipment And Furniture.

£4,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Feb 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£525 New Opportunities Fund
22 Dec 2004 Wincanton PCC

St Peter & St Paul's Church

£50,028 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2004 Castle Cary Cricket Club

The Award Will Contribute Towards The Costs Of Installing Practice Facilities At This Expanding Cricket Club.

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

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

£875 New Opportunities Fund
7 Jul 2004 King Arthur's Community School (Somerset LEA)

King Arthur's Community School (Somerset LEA)

£284,269 New Opportunities Fund
22 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Somerset 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
8 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Somerset 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 to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
25 May 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Somerset 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
5 May 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Wincanton 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 carer to travel with the Veteran.

£875 New Opportunities Fund
8 Nov 2002 Wincanton Community Venture

The project will offer community services such as healthy eating cookery lessons, community meals, a young people's alcohol-free bar as well as Citizens Advice Bureau sessions and smoking cessation lessons. There will also be self-help classes, support gr

£910,893 New Opportunities Fund
22 Jul 2002 Wincanton Recreational Trust

Construction of new pavilion and bowling green

£805,088 Sport England
4 Jul 2002 The Growing Space (Wincanton) Ltd

building -3950, electrical installation -1010

£4,960 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Jul 2002 The Growing Space (Wincanton) Ltd

The project is the construction of a large greenhouse for the organic, long-season cultivation of tomatoes, peppers, aubergines and cucumbers. The aim is to educate and train members of the local community in the organic cultivation of glasshouse vegetabl

£14,109 New Opportunities Fund
16 May 2002 King Arthurs Community School

The Award Will Be Used To Provide Indoor Athletics Provision For Young People.

£4,478 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Mar 2002 The Growing Space

This is a new service supporting people with learning difficulties or with mental health problems within a community horticultural garden. The three year grant will help establish the service by paying the salary of a worker as well as meet training cost

£100,275 Community Fund
20 Dec 2001 South Street Pre-School

This pre-school will use their award to improve their resources by purchasing a variety of new play equipment.

£961 New Opportunities Fund
28 Jun 2001 Busy Kids Pre-School

This pre-school will use their award to purchase a variety of equipment for indoor and outdoor play.

£4,356 Community Fund
22 Mar 2001 The Growing Space (Wincanton) Ltd

This group are setting up a theraputic horticultural scheme and will use the award for initial wage costs.

£5,000 Community Fund
22 Mar 2001 Pen Selwood Community Field

The award will be spent on providing new equipment and learning resources for the group.

£5,000 Community Fund
13 Mar 2001 Yeovil College

A UK online centre will be based at Ridley House in Wincanton-+s town centre and provide outreach services in information and communications technology. New equipment will include16 computers and 10 laptops. The centre will serve lone parents, people who

£60,900 New Opportunities Fund
11 Nov 1999 The Little Ark Pre-School

This pre-school has recently been able to rent extra space and is going to use the award to purchase equipment which will extend the activities the group and enable them to cater for more children.

£3,556 Community Fund
23 Aug 1999 Somerset County Council

Wincanton Community Sports Centre Leisure Complex with 25m Swimming Pool

£2,658,444 Sport England
17 Jun 1999 Pen Selwood Community Field

The grant will pay for this group that runs a recreation ground to lay tarmac and make a car park.

£4,070 Community Fund
3 Jun 1999 Wincanton Community Venture

A new community development organisation working in partnership with other agencies to encourage community participation, and to set up a community centre. The grant over three years will fund the salaries of three part-time posts and associated running

£125,270 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 South Street Pre-School

This pre-school will use the grant to pay for furniture and a range of indoor and outdoor play equipment.

£1,317 Community Fund
22 Jun 1998 Pen Selwood Village Hall Committee

The grant will provide a heating system for the village hall which is in the process of being renovated. The grant will provide a heating system for the village hall which is in the process of being renovated.

£5,000 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Wincanton Festival Association

Wincanton Festival

£850 Arts Council England
13 May 1997 Wincanton Silver Band

Purchase of new instruments

£40,012 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Somerset Guild Of Craftsmen

Marketing and Audience Development

£5,000 Arts Council England
22 Jan 1996 Wincanton Recreational Trust

Six all-weather tennis courts with floodlights

£58,490 Sport England