Lottery grants awarded to West Midlands in 1997

1,239 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1997 Herefordshire Nature Trust Ltd

Lower Lugg Meadow, Hereford - Acquisition

£21,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Dec 1997 Wormelow Cricket Club

Clubhouse and Artificial Cricket Pitch

£87,033 Sport England
15 Dec 1997 Nauticus Divers

6m 'Osprey' RIB

£14,275 Sport England
12 Dec 1997 St John the Baptist, Fleet Street, Coventry

St John the Baptist, Fleet Street, Coventry

£541,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Dec 1997 Birmingham Print Workshop

Capital equipment for print workshop

£14,621 Arts Council England
10 Dec 1997 Coventry City Council

Stage 2 project for building a centre for cultural training and enterprise

£186,000 Arts Council England
10 Dec 1997 University Of Wolverhampton

To upgrade the Arena Theatre

£1,259,078 Arts Council England
10 Dec 1997 Wolverhampton Metropolitan Borough Council

Bilston Art Gallery - Refurbishment and improvements

£82,574 Arts Council England
10 Dec 1997 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Parkington Glass Collection - Acquisition

£13,173 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Dec 1997 Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Doxey Marshes Nature Reserve Extension

£48,340 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Dec 1997 The Save the Children Fund

Save the Children Fund has made over 72 Awards of up to -15000 to young people aged 16-20 years in 13 areas of the UK: Birmingham Manchester Hull Cardiff Leeds London Kirklees Durham Belfast Oxford Newcastle Liverpool and Scotland. Award winners will unde

£1,148,644 Millennium Commission
7 Dec 1997 Stepping Out- The Bredon Toddler Group

The grant will pay for new tables and play equipment for this rural toddler group. The grant will pay for new tables and play equipment for this rural toddler group.

£900 Community Fund
25 Nov 1997 Warwickshire Nature Conservation Trust Ltd

Warwickshire Wildlife Trust Bid

£499,993 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Nov 1997 Birmingham Roman Catholic Diocesan Trust

Alton Castle Refurbishment

£9,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Nov 1997 Tamworth Borough Council

Development of the Anker Valley Sports Ground

£403,780 Sport England
17 Nov 1997 Stoke-On-Trent Disabled Angler's Club

Angling Centre For Disabled People

£165,424 Sport England
12 Nov 1997 Stoke-On-Trent Festival

Aiming High Innovation & Change Phase 2

£93,000 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Sound It Out Community Music

Training and Development Programme in Participatory Music

£68,180 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Inner Sense

Sambafifa

£18,485 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Early Music West Midlands

'Dawn Chorus'

£44,000 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Coventry Theatre Network

Something Wicked This Way Comes

£497,580 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Black Country Touring

Black Country Touring Development Project

£84,000 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Burslem Community Development Trust

Feasibility study - conversion to arts centre

£26,400 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Warwick Arts Society

Stage Equipment

£37,779 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 Worcester Concert Brass

Musical Instruments

£46,655 Arts Council England
12 Nov 1997 The Trustees of the Moreton Outwoods & Bromstead Community C

This project replaces an obsolete and dilapidated village hall with a modern multi-purpose community centre. The new facility caters for the needs of a wide variety of user groups and individuals offering opportunities in sports education and a wide range

£220,775 Millennium Commission
12 Nov 1997 The Council of the City of Coventry

The Creation of a new quarter in Coventry City Centre celebrating a thousand years of history. The creation of a Walk of a 1000 Years will transform a neglected part of the city and link the Cathedral and Priory Gardens with the British Road Transport Mus

£10,614,500 Millennium Commission
20 Oct 1997 West Midlands Amateur Gymnastics Association

Purchase and Upgrading of Equipment for West Midlands Clubs

£36,533 Sport England
16 Oct 1997 Art Transpennine

Public art work sited around the Transpennine regions

£1,774,660 Arts Council England
16 Oct 1997 Birmingham Festival Choral Society

Office Equipment and Keyboard

£5,808 Arts Council England
16 Oct 1997 Foursight Theatre Company

Vehicle and Video, Office & Computer Equipment

£46,212 Arts Council England
7 Oct 1997 Confederation of Co-Operative Housing

The project will promote the work of housing co-operatives through advice and campaigns on their behalf. The project will research, promote and provide best practice in tenant controlled housing. The grant, over three years, will pay the salary of one ful

£137,348 Community Fund
7 Oct 1997 The Computability Centre

The project will give advice and information on all aspects of computing to people with disabilities by providing individual needs assessments and further developing voluntary sector links. The grant, over one year, will fund a project co-ordinator, offic

£19,210 Community Fund
7 Oct 1997 St Luke's and St Pauls District Church Council

St Luke's Church Repairs

£33,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

Howard Hodgkin, 'Gardening'

£127,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 Whitchurch Town Council

Whitchurch, Jubilee Park, Restoration Plan

£13,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust

Birmingham, Castle Bromwich Hall and Gardens, Restoration Plan

£29,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 St Bartholomew, Norton-Le-Moors Parochial Church Council

St Bartholomew's Church, Norton-Le-Moors, Stoke on Trent

£95,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 St Andrew, Moreton-on-Lugg, Herefordshire

St Andrew, Moreton-on-Lugg, Herefordshire

£91,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 Christchurch, Blakenhall Heath District Church Council

Christchurch, Blakenhall Heath - Repairs

£51,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 St Mary, Ripple, Worcestershire

St Mary, Ripple, Worcestershire

£484,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 The Prince's Trust

The project will provide an educational programme aimed at young people, to help them acquire knowledge, skills and personal development potential. The grant, over three years, will provide provide part funding for project salaries.

£540,500 Community Fund
7 Oct 1997 National Friend (Ltd)

The project will open and equip a central office to co-ordinate the development of helplines across the UK which support gay, lesbian and bisexual people. The grant, over three years, will pay the salary of two part-time staff, the purchase of office equi

£120,142 Community Fund
23 Sep 1997 Landmark Trust

Astley Castle - Acquisition and refurbishment

£152,625 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Sep 1997 Wolverhampton Borough Council

Bantock House Museum & Park Phase 2

£479,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Sep 1997 Bandamania

Music commission and Workshops

£3,000 Arts Council of Wales
22 Sep 1997 Landscape Recording Association

Purchase of equipment

£5,118 Arts Council of Wales
22 Sep 1997 Little Stoke Cricket Club

"New changing facilities, disabled access and club house alterations"

£53,735 Sport England
22 Sep 1997 Coventry & Warwickshire Award Trust

"Extension to indoor facilities (gym, exercise/ fitness/ martial arts studio, table tennis, bowls, cricket) and outdoor areas"

£1,630,880 Sport England
22 Sep 1997 Albert Lawn Tennis Club

New Tennis Clubhouse

£89,000 Sport England
22 Sep 1997 Stratford Upon Avon Boat Club

Boat House modernisation and rowing equipment

£20,977 Sport England
22 Sep 1997 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Conversion of Existing Weights Room and Squash Court into a Fitness Suite.

£63,830 Sport England
18 Sep 1997 Acquired Aphasia Trust

A project to provide a centre for training people with acquired brain injury and volunteers. The grant, over three years, will be used to construct a building, pay for equipment and educational materials.

£245,500 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Rathbone Training

A project to improve access to training opportunities for young people who are excluded from the education system. The grant, over three years, will be used to establish an office base, and pay for running costs.

£190,614 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Children at Risk Projects

A project to recruit and train volunteers to renovate a boat and use it as a training room. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for refurbishment, salaries and running costs.

£101,085 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Warwickshire Association of Youth Clubs

A project to recruit and train volunteers from the group's member clubs to run the Youth Achievements Award scheme. The grant, over three years, will pay for a development officer and trainers, equipment and running costs.

£122,281 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Walsall Community Transport Limited

A project to provide HGV driver training as well as volunteering and training opportunities for the local community. The three year grant will pay for an HGV trainer and a vehicle, and contribute towards training costs.

£99,816 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Birmingham Mental Health Leisure Forum

A project to provide training for people with mental ill health in the organisation and management of leisure facilities. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the cost of equipment, bursaries and running expenses.

£64,572 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Workmatch Limited

The project will assist severely disabled and disadvantaged people to gain access to further education and work opportunities. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards salaries, equipment and running costs.

£76,333 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Birmingham Disability Resource Centre

A project to provide education and training opportunities for disabled people. The three year grant will pay for a project coordinator, office equipment and running costs.

£190,069 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 The Rock Community Bus

This group provides a mobile community centre which offers leisure, play and skills training in disadvantaged areas. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for salaries and running costs.

£31,299 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Kings Heath Community Centre Playgroup

The project will provide pre school education for children, including those with special needs and recruit volunteers with learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for a playleader, subsidised places and running costs.

£8,100 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Valley House

A project to provide a community learning centre for disadvantaged local people, including the homeless. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase and refurbish a building, pay for equipment, and contribute towards the salary of an administrat

£261,500 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 The Foundation

The project will train volunteers in preventative health education. The grant, over three years, will pay for a development worker, training and running costs.

£77,273 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Tean Pre School Group

A project to provide a centre for this group. The grant, over one year, will be used to purchase and refurbish the building.

£480 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Fircroft College of Adult Education

A project to provide a learning programme based on science in the environment for adults with moderate and severe learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, will pay for salaries, equipment and running costs.

£136,241 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Coseley Community Education Network

A project to provide a meeting and training centre for local people and community groups. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for a youth and community worker, equipment and creche facilities.

£108,703 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Birmingham Rathbone Society

This group provides training and services for people with learning difficulties. The grant, over two years, will be used to purchase, extend and refurbish the group's existing premises.

£367,978 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 West Midlands Federation of Victim Support Schemes

The project will provide training courses for Victim Support Schemes in the region. The three year grant will pay staff costs, office equipment and running costs.

£9,100 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Age Concern Wolverhampton

A project to provide care services for members of the Asian and African Caribbean communities. This three year grant will pay for salaries, a vehicle, equipment and running costs.

£173,487 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 6th Wolverhampton Boys Brigade Company

This group provides facilities for boys and young men to meet and participate in various training schemes. The one year grant will be used to pay for equipment and running costs.

£3,325 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Staffordshire County Guide Association

This youth group will use the one year grant to contribute towards a new headquarters and training centre.

£120,000 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Mobility Information Service

The project is to provide a disabled driving simulator for disabled people to obtain DVLA licences. The grant, over three years, will pay for equipment, a coordinator and cover running costs.

£74,263 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Walton Community Association

This group provides educational facilities for local people. The one year grant will be used to build an extension, provide a car park and pay for running costs.

£90,478 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Worcester Volunteer Centre

The grant, over three years, will contribute towards a vehicle and running costs.

£44,225 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Shree Hindu Community Centre

A project to provide IT based training opportunities in community languages, and basic IT training for local disadvantaged people. The grant, over three years, will pay for a project officer, equipment and running costs

£107,206 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Oak Tree Farm Rural Project

A project to provide premises for training young adults with learning difficulties in agricultural and horticultural skills. The grant over three years will pay for building costs, training equipment and the salary of a support worker.

£92,789 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Birmingham Retirement Council

The group runs pre retirement and life planning courses for the benefit of retired and older people not in full time employment. The grant, over two years, will pay for a new premises, refurbishment and relocation costs.

£253,937 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Worcestershire Lifestyles

The project will provide life skills courses. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards salaries, office equipment and running costs.

£134,008 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 NACRO

A project providing supported learning to young people excluded from school. The grant, over two years, will pay for staff salaries, equipment and running costs.

£170,065 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Sandwell Volunteer Bureau

The project will provide an outreach service to promote and develop volunteering opportunities. The three year grant will pay for an outreach officer, staff training and running costs.

£73,195 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Genesis Employment Resource Centre Limited

The group provides training and access to employment opportunities for disadvantaged local people. The three year grant will contribute towards staff salaries and running costs.

£103,468 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Bridge Pre-School

A pre school playgroup who will use the one year grant to provide a new mobile classroom.

£23,000 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Harlescott Scouts and Guides

The project will replace accommodation and equipment destroyed by fire and improve the facilities available in a deprived area. The grant, over one year, will contribute towards the cost of a new building and equipment.

£133,588 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Youth Action Network

The project will support and develop local organisations and projects co-ordinating volunteering and community action among young people in urban and rural areas. The grant, over three years, will cover the salaries of two Development Officers, as well as

£197,360 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Single Parents Self Help Group

A project to provide training for single parents to access further education or return to work. The two year grant will be used to pay for training, and childcare costs.

£1,036 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 West Smethwick Enterprise

A project to provide training in basic catering skills for ex-offenders and adults with special needs. The grant, over three years, will pay for a project worker, equipment, and running costs.

£75,550 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 North Herefordshire & Tenbury Area CVS

A project to support voluntary groups in a rural area and provide people with learning difficulties with access to education. The grant, over three years, will pay for a development worker and running costs, and contribute towards office equipment.

£41,160 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Solihull Frail Ambulant Home for Old People Limited

The project will provide provide facilities for residents in care to participate in therapy sessions, living skills and recreational activities. The one year grant will be used for building and refurbishment costs.

£12,500 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Holyhead Association of Community Help

A project to provide training to encourage parents to participate in their children's early education. The grant, over three years, will pay for refurbishment, salaries, equipment and running costs.

£66,166 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Furzebank Community Association

A project to provide basic skills training and childcare facilities for isolated Asian women. The three year grant will pay for salaries and cover running costs.

£45,346 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Birmingham Industrial Therapy Association

A project to provide basic skills training and support for those suffering from mental illness. The organisation operates a factory. The three year grant will pay for a trainer and cover running costs.

£64,633 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Whitmore Reans Community Day Nursery

A project to provide a local childminders network and respite care scheme. The three year grant will pay for a nursery manager, and contribute towards the costs of training.

£86,429 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Court Oak Playgroup

This pre school group will use the one year grant to pay for furniture and equipment.

£3,000 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 S T D I (Sandwell Employability)

A project providing training and support for disabled people to become trainers in disability issues. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase equipment and contribute towards running costs.

£9,331 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Cannock Chase University of the Third Age

This group provides learning activities for older people. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the provision of a venue for the group, as well as equipment and running costs.

£10,225 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 P A T H (West Midlands) Ltd

A project to provide training opportunities for black and minority ethnic groups. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for salaries and contribute towards running costs.

£121,940 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Hillfields Activity Centre

This group provides activities and training for local young people, women and members of minority ethnic groups. This three year grant will contribute towards the costs of refurbishing the group's premises, and pay for salaries.

£115,003 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Bridle Gate Project

A project to establish a nature trail and provide training for people with learning difficulties and mental ill health. The three year grant will pay for agricultural equipment, running costs and the salary of a development officer.

£85,160 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Wolverhampton Urdu Centre

The project will provide an Asian language service to the Asian community. The one year grant will pay for office equipment, running costs and the production of information in community languages.

£6,300 Community Fund