Lottery grants awarded to Beaminster

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60 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
4 Mar 2015 Drimpton Hall & Recreation Trust

This is a project by a charity in Dorset. The group will use the funding to provide a stimulating play area for rurally isolated older children in the community. This will increase community play facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2014 The Comrades Hall

The Comrades Hall

£6,017 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Drimpton Hall & Recreation Trust

This is a project by a charity in Beaminster, Dorset. The group will use the funding to purchase kitchen equipment and install flooring in their refurbished hall. This will provide an improved facilities to meet the need of service users.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2013 Beaminster Festival

Beaminster s Big Day

£4,300 Arts Council England
20 Nov 2012 The Comrades Hall

This is a project by a charity in Broadwindsor, Dorset. The group will use the funding to install a stairlift for people with mobility issues and a hearing loop system for people with hearing impairment. This will provide improved inclusive facilities for

£5,560 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2012 Beaminster Museum

Hanging by a Thread: Our Flax and Hemp Heritage

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2012 The Parochial Church Council of Mosterton

St Mary's Church

£70,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Broadwindsor Group Parishes Steering Committee

This is a project by a community group in Broadwindsor, Dorset. The group will use the funding to bring the community together to gather information which will be used to produce a parish plan aimed at improving community life and cohesion in this rural a

£3,355 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 University of the Third Age - Bridport & District

This is a project by a community group in Bridport, Dorset. The group will use the funding to provide projection equipment and set up a website for their service users. This will enable the group to organise more efficient learning sessions and increase t

£1,661 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2010 Mosterton Village Hall

This is a project by a group in Mosterton, Dorset. The group will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen facilities and resurface the car park at the village hall to make it more accessbile to community groups.

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 South Perrott Village Hall

This group will use funding to replace and install double glazed windows and doors in their village hall. This will make the building more energy efficient and allow more people to use the hall all year round.

£8,100 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Beaminster Community Learning Centre Ltd.

A project by this charity based in Beaminster, Dorset to replace and update their IT equipment in order to enhance the literacy, numeracy and IT training that they provide to the local community. The project will provide local people with key life skills

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2009 Imagined Village

Imagined Village- National Tour

£19,000 Arts Council England
24 Jul 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£1,300 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2009 AXCIS - Axminster Cancer Information and Support

A project by this group based in Axminster to enhance and expand the services it currently offers to cancer patients and their families. The project will provide complementary therapy sessions, engage speakers, expand the existing resource library, offer

£6,950 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Village Voices

A project by this community group based in Drimpton, Somerset, to research, record and present the life of the village in the nineteenth century. The group will lead a team from within the community to research their ancestors, consolidate a current photo

£6,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 The Comrades Hall

A project by this charity based in Broadwindsor, Dorset, to expand the group's lunch club by making improvements to the kitchen facilities, including better access for disabled people.

£6,632 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 St Mary's School Association

This group in Beaminster, Dorset, will install safety surfacing at a children's area to enable the school children to play safely. The grant will contribute towards the cost of supply and installation of wet pour.

£8,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Beaminster and District Camera Club

A project by this camera club in Beaminster, Dorset, to purchase digital equipment to upgrade facilities for members.

£2,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 May 2007 1st Beaminster Scout Group

The project is to take members of the scout group from Beaminster, West Dorset, to Dorset Centenary Camp 2007. The camp will allow the members of the scour group to undertake various outdoor activities including canoeing, hill walking and sailing. The gra

£1,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jan 2007 Beaminster Festival

The Group Will Use The Award To Increase Their Promotion Of The 2007 Festival Which Will Feature A Mix Of 40 Events.

£2,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Dec 2006 South Perrott Village Hall

Their Project Is To Install A Sound Enhancement System At South Perrott Village Hall To Improve Their Service For The Hard Of Hearing.

£2,069 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Nov 2006 Beaminster Community Centre

As part of the process of developing local recreational facilities, the award will help the group to explore and plan for improvements to the Memorial Playing Field.

£4,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Aug 2006 The Coldstream Guards Association "Yeovil and Taunton Branch

The group will take more than 40 members to make a visit to the Normandy beaches and cemeteries in 2007. This will be the first time the group has benefited from Lottery funding.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 1st Beaminster Scout Group

The Scout Group Will Increase Their Camping Equipment In Line With Their Increase In Scout Members.

£2,373 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2005 Beaminster Museum Trust

The Purchase Of Digital Projection Equipment Will Enable This Group To Carry Out Lectures, Exhibitions And Events At The Museum And Improve Resources To Cope With Visiting Speakers.

£1,194 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Aug 2005 Mosterton Amateur Dramaticians LOT

The Purchase Of Quality Lighting Equipment Will Enable This Drama Group In Dorset To Enhance Their Performances.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Aug 2005 South Perrott Village Hall

A New False Ceiling And Electrical Improvements Will Be Carried Out To Improve The Lighting And Heating In The Building, Which Is A Well Used Community Resource.

£3,223 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2005 Beaminster Community Pool Association

The Heater Cover Will Be Replaced And 20 New Volunteer Lifeguards Will Be Trained At This Community Run Swimming Pool.

£3,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 May 2005 Beaminster Museum Trust

The Beaminster Museum Trust have been awarded a grant that will allow them to produce a Home Front Exhibition. This will cover the contribution of local people who lived and worked in Beaminster and various groups such as the Home Guard, Farming and the

£611 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 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 Italy in May of this year.

£500 New Opportunities Fund
9 Feb 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Beaminster has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Holland in September of last year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£780 New Opportunities Fund
10 Aug 2004 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 France in July of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£780 New Opportunities Fund
8 Jul 2004 The Bevin Boys Association

A project to commemorate the events leading up to the end of WW2 and the contribution of The Bevin Boys with the provision of a reunion and exhibition.

£20,000 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jun 2004 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 France in July of this year. Funding has also been provided for a spouse and a carer to travel with the Veteran

£780 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£780 New Opportunities Fund
20 May 2004 Friends Association of Broadwindsor School

The Award Will Provide Surfacing And Play Equipment For An Outdoor Activity Area Which Will Be Used By The Children Out Of School And During School Time By Children From The Preschool Based At The Site

£3,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Jan 2004 Beaminster Community Pool Association

The Group Will Upgrade Water Heating And Treatment Equipment. A Contribution Of -5k Towards Equipment Costs (Total -13k)

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Jul 2003 Drimpton Village Hall and Recreational Trust

The Award Will Be Used To Buy Short Mat Bowls And Boules. Short Mat Bowls -900, Boules -640

£1,540 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Nov 2002 Blackdown Village Hall

This Group Will Improve The Village Hall By Providing A Disabled Toilet And Access To The Facilities.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jul 2002 Beaminster Community Pool Association

This Group Will Improve Access To The Pool By Installing Steps And Changing Rooms And Provide A Lifeguard Course For Volunteers.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Dec 2001 Beaminster Playgroup Association

This group plan to provide a playgroup and pre-school building for local children. They will use their award to help fund the second stage of their building project.

£5,000 Community Fund
8 Nov 2001 Beaminster Museum Trust

This Group Runs A Local Museum And Organises Exhibitions, Concerts, Lectures And Other Cultural Activities. They Will Use Their Award To Stage A Procession And A Living Exhibition Of Life In The Seventeenth Century.

£3,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Nov 2001 The Beaminster Table Tennis Coaching Club

The Award Will Pay For Start-Up Costs For This New Table Tennis Club.

£2,700 Sport England
15 May 2001 Village Voices

This Group Aims To Offer Activities And Opportunities To Bring The Village Together. The Award Will Enable The Group To Record Local History And The Process Of Regeneration In Photographs, Paintings, Oral History And Music.

£4,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2000 Mosterton Art Group

This Group Promotes Interest In The Visual Arts. The Award Will Help Fund A Number Of Projects, Including Painting Workshops, The Creation Of A Millennium Collage, And A Christmas Exhibition.

£1,300 Arts Council England
29 Jun 2000 The Comrades Hall

This group manages and maintains a village hall for local residents. The project involves the building of a new annexe, and the award will provide some furniture and games equipment to be used in a new games and leisure room.

£4,455 Community Fund
13 Apr 2000 Drimpton Village Hall and Recreational Trust

This group provides village hall facilities and a playing field. The award will provide items of children's play equipment and fencing of the play area.

£4,927 Community Fund
13 Apr 2000 South Perrott & Cheddington Millennium Green Trust

This group have been in consultation with local primary school children and have been funded for building a new play structure and play equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
3 Feb 2000 Mosterton Amenities Project

This three year grant will pay for the costs of building a safe play area for young people and children living in a rurally isolated area.

£75,068 Community Fund
8 Dec 1999 Drimpton Youth Club

This new group are setting up a youth group in a rural area with no other facilities for young people. They will use their award to purchase equipment that will appeal to young people and make a variety of new activities available to them.

£3,805 Community Fund
8 Dec 1999 Beaminster Museum Trust

This group runs a local museum and organises exhibitions, concerts, lectures and other cultural activities. They will be using their award to stage a procession and a living exhibition of life as it was in the year 1000.

£2,750 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Dec 1999 Broadwindsor Comrades Hall

This extension to the village hall will provide additional facilities for a youth club and other local organisations and will improve accessibility for disabled users. The grant, over one year, will contribute towards building costs.

£98,237 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Drimpton Playgroup

The playgroup will use the grant to replace the flooring and to provide a comfortable area for reading.

£1,799 Community Fund
19 Sep 1997 Mosterton Playgroup

A group providing pre-school education for a rural area. The grant will pay for storage facilities and play equipment.

£619 Community Fund
8 Jul 1997 West Dorset Playgroup Network

Organisation providing practical support and advice to playgroups in the rural areas of West Dorset. The grant is for a photocopier, cabinet, and office sundries.

£2,778 Community Fund
8 Jul 1997 Beaminster Play & Learn Club

Parent and toddler group in a rural area. The grant is for a new shed, tables and chairs, a climbing frame and safety matting, a book display, a baby playring and tumble mats.

£2,262 Community Fund
19 Mar 1997 Beaminster Arts Festival Committee

Beaminster Arts Festival

£5,000 Arts Council England
13 Aug 1996 Beaminster Museum Trust

Beaminster Museum Building

£58,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Jun 1996 Mosterton Youth Club

The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of tools and sewing equipment. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of tools and sewing equipment.

£2,245 Community Fund