Lottery grants awarded to West Somerset, South West

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
23 Aug 2015 Wootton Courtenay Village Hall

The group will use the funding to replace the existing lighting within the village hall which is no longer fit for purpose and restricts the community activities which are available. This will enhance the facilities of this venue and enable a range of activities to be made available for this isolated community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 The Two Moors Festival

Tarka the Otter - the Opera

£15,000 Arts Council England
9 Jun 2015 Old Cleeve Parochial Church Council

The group will use the funding to install new toilet and kitchen facilities in the village hall to comply with current safety regulations. This will enable the organisation to continue to serve its beneficiaries in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2015 Taunton and District Mencap Society

The group will use the funding to provide adults living with learning disabilities and suffering from isolation, dependent upon low incomes with day trips and transportation to events. This will develop life skills and promote social inclusion with others.

£2,150 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2015 Engage - The West Somerset Voluntary Sector Development Agen

The group will use the funding to conduct a feasibility study to examine and assess opportunities within the organisation to improve the long term viability of the organisation. This will strengthen voluntary sector capacity and infrastructure.

£6,800 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Forum 21

The group will use the funding to raise awareness of biodiversity and restore the coastal heath-land which has become a health and safety hazard. This will improve rural areas and benefit the local residents who take recreational walks.

£2,594 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2015 Dulverton and District Civic Society

Privilege and Poverty in Dulverton-unravelling stories of Exmoor House Workhouse and fine houses

£3,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2015 Angela Swan

Along the Coleridge Way

£10,424 Arts Council England
10 Dec 2014 Carhampton Recreation Group

This is a project by a charity in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to refurbish the village hall facilities to meet current health and safety regulations and to provide a valuable meeting place for the community. This will increase usage of community buildings.

£6,078 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Brushford Parish Hall

This is a project by a charity in Dulverton. The group will use the funding to re-lay the parish hall?s car park which has become unsafe, in particular to those who live with physical disabilities. This will enable the hall to be used more often for community and community group based activities.

£4,990 Big Lottery Fund
20 Oct 2014 Wimbleball Sailing Club

Clubhouse Project

£50,000 Sport England
22 Sep 2014 St. Dubricius' Church

This church in Porlock will use the funding to carry out improvement works to its drainage system. The current system is causing health and safety concerns and as a result is restricting access to publicly used areas on its church grounds. This project will improve the environment and accessibility for this community space.

£3,900 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2014 Wootton Courtenay Villagers Stores Ltd

This is a project by a community organisation in Wootton Courtenay, Somerset. The group will use the funding to replace obsolete and damaged equipment at their village shop. This will enable the shop to stock a greater range of produce and make it more ac

£3,683 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2014 Wootton Courtenay Villagers Stores Ltd

This is a project by a community organisation in Wootton Courtenay, Somerset. The group will use the funding to replace obsolete and damaged equipment at their village shop. This will enable the shop to stock a greater range of produce and make it more accessible to local residents.

£3,683 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2014 Minehead Football Academy

Dugouts

£5,490 Sport England
17 Jun 2014 Porlock Recreation Ground Management Committee

This is a project by a charity in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to install exercise equipment within their recreation ground. This will encourage beneficiaries to participate in outdoor exercise in order to tackle issues like obesity

£5,898 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2014 Porlock Recreation Ground Management Committee

This is a project by a charity in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to install exercise equipment within their recreation ground. This will encourage beneficiaries to participate in outdoor exercise in order to tackle issues like obesity in line with government strategies.

£5,898 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2014 Royal British Legion Williton, Somerset Branch

Williton RBL WW1 Commemoration Events

£7,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2014 Halsway Manor Society

Telling Tales - Halsway Manor : Folk Arts History Project

£41,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 May 2014 East Quantoxhead Village Hall

This is a project by a community organisation in East Quantoxhead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to replace the old inefficient electric bar heaters in their village hall with a new more energy efficient heating system. This will improve the gr

£3,500 Big Lottery Fund
3 May 2014 East Quantoxhead Village Hall

This is a project by a community organisation in East Quantoxhead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to replace the old inefficient electric bar heaters in their village hall with a new more energy efficient heating system. This will improve the group's facilities allowing more community activities to take place.

£3,500 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2014 Theatre Melange

ECHOES SOMERSET - portrait of lives in a landscape

£12,982 Arts Council England
18 Mar 2014 Bristol Association For Neighbourhood Daycare Limited

This is a project by a charity in Bristol. The group will use the funding to run, manage and administer two free support and supervision training courses for paid and voluntary staff at different childcare providers. This will provide training better suit

£1,242 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2014 Bristol Association For Neighbourhood Daycare Limited

This is a project by a charity in Bristol. The group will use the funding to run, manage and administer two free support and supervision training courses for paid and voluntary staff at different childcare providers. This will provide training better suited to staff's day to day operations than existing programmes.

£1,242 Big Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2014 1st Watchet Sea Scout Group

New Sail Training Boats

£10,000 Sport England
14 Feb 2014 Minehead EYE Community Interest Company

This is a project by a community organisation in Minehead, West Somerset. The group will use the funding to purchase transportable play equipment to transform an indoor skate park into a playground for pre-school children to use during the school day. The

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2014 Minehead EYE Community Interest Company

This is a project by a community organisation in Minehead, West Somerset. The group will use the funding to purchase transportable play equipment to transform an indoor skate park into a playground for pre-school children to use during the school day. The equipment will be moved after school hours for older children to continue enjoying the existing skate park. This will increase the use of the facility for all age groups and provide parents with a free of facility to take their young children.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2013 Minehead Development Trust

Minehead maritime heritage and harbour interpretation project

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2013 Exford Parish Council

This is a project by Exford Parish Council in Minehead. The council will use the funding to redevelop their community play area, which is currently out dated, with new safety surfacing and accessible for all play equipment. This will improve the outdoor f

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2013 Exford Parish Council

This is a project by Exford Parish Council in Minehead. The council will use the funding to redevelop their community play area, which is currently out dated, with new safety surfacing and accessible for all play equipment. This will improve the outdoor f

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2013 St Mary's Church, Brompton Regis

Restoration of Historic Organ at Brompton Regis church

£6,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2013 Creatives Club CIC

This is a project by a community organisation in Watchet, Somerset. The group will use the funding to create a courtyard for use by the community and other groups. This will provide beneficiaries with a public meeting space which they can use to meet frie

£9,621 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2013 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 Sri Lanka in October 2013. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran, one spouse and one carer.

£6,050 Big Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2013 Creatives Club CIC

Contains Art - CPD Voyages

£9,904 Arts Council England
18 Jul 2013 Creatives Club CIC

This is a project by a community organisation in Watchet, Somerset. The group will use the funding to create a courtyard for use by the community and other groups. This will provide beneficiaries with a public meeting space which they can use to meet frie

£9,621 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 The West Somerset Nursery Group

This is a project by a charity in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to purchase and install a sensory room for children with learning and emotional needs and other children to enjoy. This will enable the beneficiaries to have a safe and e

£8,769 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2013 Home-Start West Somerset

This new project by Home-Start West Somerset aims to support rural families experiencing difficulties through a range of issues by giving parents the support that they need to give their children the best possible start in life. It will enable families to

£183,065 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Porlock Recreation Ground Management Committee

This is a project by a charity in Porlock, Somerset. The group will use the funding to renovate the toilet facilities on the recreation ground. This will improve the facilities and accessibility and increase use of the recreation ground for all members of

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Kilve Parish Council

This is a project by a parish council in Bridgewater, Somerset. The group will use the funding to erect a fence and gates to create a public foot path. This will improve the safety for those beneficiaries who currently have to walk along a busy A road to

£4,270 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Bicknoller Village Hall & Playing Field

This is a project by a charity in Bicknoller, Somerset. The group will use the funding to renovate the female toilet facilities at the village hall. This will improve the facilities and accessibility of the village hall for all community groups, increasin

£4,832 Big Lottery Fund
14 May 2013 West Somerset Advice Bureau

The aim of this new project is to develop a new model for delivering advice across a rural area. The partnership will implement several work streams across the grant period. Volunteers will be trained up as advice supporters who are equipped with technolo

£107,011 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Conquest Centre For Disabled Riders Limited

This is a project by a charity in Taunton, Somerset. The group will use the funding to purchase specialist horse riding equipment, which will allow them to provide riding and sensory sessions for children with complex learning disabilities. This will assi

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2013 Simonsbath Festival

Songs from the Exmoor Forest

£6,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2013 Old Cleeve Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a parochial church council in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to install an accessibility ramp to provide wheelchair access in to the community hall. This will improve the facilities of the group, provided easier ac

£4,826 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jan 2013 Minehead Cricket Club

Minehead Cricket Club Pavilion

£50,000 Sport England
15 Jan 2013 Minehead Barbarians Rugby Football Club

Minehead Barbarians Facilities Improvement Project

£50,000 Sport England
8 Jan 2013 Halsway Manor Society

Hothouse 2013

£9,900 Arts Council England
8 Jan 2013 Wimbleball Rowing Club

Junior Rowing at Wimbleball

£10,000 Sport England
8 Jan 2013 West Somerset Table Tennis Association

Table Tennis Development in West Somerset

£9,700 Sport England
23 Oct 2012 Tavern Amateur Boxing Club

Tavern Amateur Boxing Club

£9,987 Sport England
12 Oct 2012 Stogursey Parish Council

Stogursey - Our history

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2012 The Reading Room or Village Hall (Kilve)

This is a project by a charity in Kilve, Somerset. The group will use the funding to purchase a loop system, install acoustic panels and speakers to improve the sound for hall users. This will improve the facilities making them more accessible to people w

£8,993 Big Lottery Fund
31 Aug 2012 The Brompton Regis Village Shop Limited

This is a project from the village of Brompton Regis, West Somerset. The group will use the funding to relocate a village shop previously within the village pub to the village hall, which will be run by local volunteers and managed by local residents. Thi

£33,433 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2012 St Michael's PTA

Replacement Swimming Pool for Community Use

£20,000 Sport England
21 Aug 2012 Porlock Ford Community Hall

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to carry out refurbishment work to its rural community hall that will enable groups to fully access and utilise the facility. This will improve the environ

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2012 The George Meadow Millennium Green Trust

This is a project by a charity in Dulverton, West Somerset. The group will use the funding to install an outdoor activity frame for young people who use the village green play area. This will provide equipment which is more stimulating and physically chal

£1,466 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2012 Minehead EYE Community Interest Company

This is a project by a community organisation in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to deliver workshops to young people on Alcohol, drugs, isolation and community issues using different communication methods and a final exhibition.

£9,827 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2012 Dunster Packhorse Playing Field

This is a project by a community organisation in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use funding to provide additional climbing and swing equipment and relocate existing play equipment at the playing field. This will increase the amount of play facilities

£9,829 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2012 West Somerset Advice Bureau

This is one of 30 communities across England receiving development funding through the Communities Living Sustainably programme to help jump start detailed planning for more sustainable living. They will work in partnership with local people, councils, sc

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2012 Roadwater Recreation Ground and Village Hall Trust

This is a project by a charity in Watchet, Somerset. The group will use the funding to run a village hall mobile cinema for this isolated rural community.

£8,458 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2012 Dunster Parish Council

"Improve and reconfigure sportsfield, and improve pavilion"

£26,579 Sport England
16 Jan 2012 Brompton Ralph Cricket Club

New Changing Rooms and Clubhouse upgrading

£50,000 Sport England
15 Jan 2012 Minehead EYE CIC

Minehead Power Play

£27,000 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2011 Brompton Ralph PCC

Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary

£124,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2011 Theatre Melange

ECHO - Postcards from the Edge

£83,089 Arts Council England
3 Aug 2011 Bicknoller Village Hall & Playing Field

This is project by a charity in Taunton, West Somerset. The group will use the funding to install a gas main supply with a boiler and radiators. This will improve the heating system and reduce cost in this village hall used by a wide range of beneficiarie

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Wootton Courtenay Playing Field Association

This is a project by a community group in Wootton Courtenay, Somerset. The group will use the funding to provide an accessible public toilet facility for all users of Wootton Courtenay Playing field. This will provide an essential community facility for a

£4,173 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 Brushford Parish Council

This is a project by a Parish Council in Dulverton, Somerset. The group will use the funding to carry out a Parish plan for the local community. This will enable the comunity to have direct input on how local services are provided and how the community wi

£2,504 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 Watery Lane Pre School

This is a project by a charity in Minehead, Somerset. The group will use the funding to furnish their new extension to provide play activities for children and their parents.

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2011 1st Watchet Sea Scout Group

Replacement Sailing Dinghy Project

£10,000 Sport England
14 Feb 2011 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 Berchtesgaden in June 2011. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran, one spouse and one carer.

£1,300 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2011 The West Somerset Nursery Group

This charity based in Minehead, Somerset, will use funding to purchase a canopy and safety fence for use in the outside play area. This will improve the facilities available to the children and allow outdoor activities to take play all-year round.

£4,860 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2011 Somerset Leisure Limited

Proficiency Gymnastics Centres for Somerset

£8,500 Sport England
17 Dec 2010 The Reading Room or Village Hall (Kilve)

This is a project by a community group in Bridgwater, Somerset. The group will use the funding to install new heaters and flooring and refurbish the toilet areas in the village hall to improve facilities for for local people.

£9,065 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Dunster Marsh Junior Playing Field Association

A project by this Minehead, Somerset group to replace a slide and make play safer for children.

£5,507 Big Lottery Fund
24 Feb 2010 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 Sri Lanka in April 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran, one spouse and one carer.

£5,500 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2009 Cutcombe Parochial Church Council

Church of St John the Evangelist

£31,089 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Roadwater Recreation Ground and Village Hall Trust

A project by this charity based in Watchet, Somerset to replace children's swings and safety grass which have become unsafe for use by the public.

£8,607 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 Bicknoller Parish Council

A project by this Bicknoller, Taunton, group to produce CDs of a powerpoint presentation already prepared, in connection with an Eco Team's four year environment plan, set up in July 2007. The CDs will show other West Somerset Parishes the group's achieve

£254 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 The George Shop Support Group

A project by this community group in Dulverton, West Somerset, to equip a community run not-for-profit village shop. The shop also provides access to the internet. The project will provide a valuable service and an information point for people in this rur

£7,313 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2009 Minehead Cricket Club

C-R-I-C-K-E-T

£10,000 Sport England
1 Jul 2009 Somerset Rural Youth Project

From Different Parts

£25,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 May 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 and Germany in July of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2009 Home-Start West Somerset

This project provides support for families with children under the age of five by using volunteers for home visits. The services will enable families to function successfully and have strong and constructive internal relationships and positive relationshi

£45,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2009 Theatre Melange

The Echo Project

£49,269 Arts Council England
8 Dec 2008 Stogumber Toddlers and Tiddlers

A project by this Stogumber, Taunton, toddler group to purchase equipment to deliver activities for parents and children who attend the group on a weekly basis.

£2,441 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Elworthy, Monksilver & Nettlecombe Community Hall

This community hall group will use funding to refurbish their kitchen, and to run healthy eating cookery lessons for young people and community lunches for older people. The grant will pay for kitchen equipment and refurbishment and labour.

£3,667 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 Survivors of Bereavement by Sucide Crediton Branch

A project by this group in Taunton to establish a support group for people who are trying to come to terms with bereavement due to suicide in this region.

£2,560 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Watchet & District Activity Group

A project by this group in Watchet, West Somerset, to run regular female only gym sessions and provide a creche.

£8,814 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Apr 2008 Theatre Melange

Crossing Borders

£23,000 Arts Council England
22 Apr 2008 Exmoor National Park Authority

Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership

£732,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2008 Winsford Village Hall

Winsford Village Hall's refurbishment project will provide a refurbished and extended community centre with improved access to increased new services, improved relationships between adjacent villages and an economically, socially and environmentally susta

£137,751 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2008 South West Lakes Trust

Wimbleball activity hub

£70,500 Sport England
11 Feb 2008 Minehead Youth Club

This community group in Minehead will use their award to run arts and theatrical craft workshops for young people.

£7,078 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jan 2008 Creating learning Opportunities in Western Somerset for Chil

The project will provide mobile, outreach physical activities for families to isolated families in West Somerset via an Outreach Support van. The project will offer families the opportunity to participate in physical activity through weekly sessions in a

£164,295 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2007 West Somerset Council

West Somerset Council's play portfolio will improve the quality of life for children and young people by increasing the play opportunities for all. They will also aim to ensure an understanding of the benefits of play for all children by as many adults an

£200,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2007 Slide Away

This new project, based in mid Kent, aims to provide support and encouragement to bereaved children. The project will build on a limited pilot and offer two-day creative workshops to children, providing the opportunity to tell their story, recognise norma

£137,438 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2007 Townsend Road Short Mat Bowling Club

This bowling club will purchase additional equipment to enable more members to join.

£4,440 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Aug 2007 Somerset County Council

ACTIVE EXMOOR SPORTS TOURISM

£29,175 Sport England
31 Jul 2007 Theatre Melange

Crossing Borders

£11,545 Arts Council England