Lottery grants awarded to Church Stretton

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88 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
29 May 2015 Midland Gliding Club Limited

Replace Glider Maintenance and Transport Workshop

£60,000 Sport England
23 Mar 2015 Leebotwood Village Hall

The group will use the funding to replace the old flooring with new wooden flooring for the safety of the local community. This will improve the accessibility of the village hall, for the local community to enjoy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2014 Rushbury C.E Primary School

This is a project by a school in Shropshire. The group will use the funding to develop their young children?s play area and enlarge the space. This will enable young children to take part in before and after school physical activities to improve health and fitness.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2014 West Midlands Search and Rescue

This charity in Worcester will use the funding to purchase digital marine band handheld radios for rescue operations and training. This will enable the group to improve the way in which it meets the needs of the community that it assists during emergencies.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2014 Church Stretton Town Council

This is a project by the town council in Church Stretton, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to purchase various items of equipment and cover publicity for a three-day medieval festival in the village, commemorating 800 years since the first villa

£3,500 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2014 Church Stretton Town Council

This is a project by the town council in Church Stretton, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to purchase various items of equipment and cover publicity for a three-day medieval festival in the village, commemorating 800 years since the first village market. This will improve community cohesion through providing a social event for the whole town, which will enable intergenerational contact and strengthen relationships between families.

£3,500 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2014 Church Stretton Town Council

Church Stretton 800: a celebration of town's history, workshops, festival and exhibition

£6,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2013 Acton Scott Vintage Restoration Club

Acton Scott Vintage Restoration Club Standard Fordson restoration project

£5,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Little Acorns of Rushbury

This is a project by a charity in Rushden, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to build a new safe and secure outdoor storage shed to secure resources and equipment. This will enable young children to access play equipment easily and meet current h

£1,801 Big Lottery Fund
19 Nov 2012 Church Stretton Town Council

Brooksbury Recreation Ground Improvements

£7,124 Sport England
23 Jul 2012 Rushbury Millennium Green Trust

This is a project by a charity in Church Stretton, Shropshire. The group will use funding to create a playground for pre-school children. This will improve outdoor facilities in the village and increase the range of physical activities available to a wide

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2012 The Longmynd Adventure Camp

This is a project by a charity in Church Stretton, Shropshire. The group will use funding to purchase communication equipment to raise awareness of their services offering respite breaks for disadvantaged children. This will increase the capacity of the g

£5,830 Big Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2011 Church Stretton Town Council

Brooksbury Recreation Ground improvements

£50,000 Sport England
12 Sep 2011 Craven Arms Community Food

This is a project by a community group in Church Stretton, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to increase storage space for a farmers' market to improve the running of the market and attract more stall holders.

£4,031 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2010 Church Stretton Croquet Club

Church Stretton Croquet Club Development Programme (2)

£1,181 Sport England
24 Aug 2010 All Stretton Women's Institute

This is a project by a group in All Stretton, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to enable members to attend a range of courses and enable them to learn a range of new skills and share the knowledge with other members and the wider community.

£3,873 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 Church Stretton Community Group

A project by this Church Stretton, Shropshire group to celebrate the opening of a new sports and leisure centre and provide opportunities for various community groups to meet, form networks and build relationships. Members of the community will be encoura

£2,620 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2010 Longmynd Arts

Pycoob Dance Festival 2010

£1,000 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2009 Picklescott Village Hall

A project by this Church Stretton, Shropshire group to sand and reseal the pine floor of the village hall to make it safe and hygenic.

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2008 Church Stretton Lawn Tennis Club

A project by this tennis club based in Church Stretton, South Shropshire, to replace their grass tennis court with an all weather surface. The group will also provide members with the opportunity to gain coaching qualifications.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Cardington Village Hall

A project by this Church Stretton village hall to purchase digital equipment and show monthly films to the local community.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Oct 2008 Laura Cooper

Exercise PH

£1,015 Arts Council England
13 Oct 2008 Church Preen Preschool

A project by this group in Kenley, Shropshire to provide a safe and stimulating outdoor play area for the preschool children. This will promote greater physical activity and a healthier lifestyle.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 Long Mynd Camera Club

A project by this community group based in Shropshire to purchase digital photography equipment and encourage new members to join.

£1,765 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 Wistanstow Village Hall

This project will improve access to the hall for people with disabilities and to purchase new furniture for use by anyone who attends activities taking place.

£8,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2008 Longmynd Arts

A project to provide two days of Middle Eastern and hip hop dance workshops for people in the local community culminating in a community performance by this arts group in All Stretton, Shropshire.

£3,290 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Nov 2007 Little Stretton Village Hall Committee

This group will use their award to refurbish their village hall, helping to pay for building alterations, kitchen units, plumbing, toilet, drainage and tiling.

£7,870 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Sep 2007 Gallery on the Move

A project to provide a combined arts and multi-cultural activities on the theme of the Anniversary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade for people living in Corvedale, Shropshire.

£9,732 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 May 2007 Cwm Head Church

The proposed project aims to provide an interpretation board as well as a wildlife corner. They will hold special events for local people and visitors to raise awareness of the wildlife. They will also provide a bench for passers-by to enjoy the local flo

£2,915 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2007 Shropshire Childrens Scrapstore Resources & Recycling Centre

A Project To Run Arts And Craft Workshops For Children And Their Families To Promote Recycling.

£7,800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Sep 2006 Hope Bowdler Village Hall

A Project To Carry Out Essential Repair Work On The Roof Of This Village Hall In Hope Bowdler, Shropshire.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Jul 2006 Shropshire County Council

Acton Scott Heritage Project

£49,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2006 Church Stretton & South Shropshire Arts Festival

The Award Will Contribute To A Project Celebrating The 40th Anniversay Of This Festival. It Will Include Musical Performances And An Art Exhibition Where Local Artists Can Exhibit And Sell Their Work.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jun 2006 Long Mynd Archers

This Archery Group Will Use The Award To Install Essential Services, Including Changing, Toilet, Shelter And Social Facilities In A Recently Obtained Portacabin.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 May 2006 Church Stretton Town Council: Cunnery Road Cemetery Interest

Cunnery Road "Living" Cemetery Project

£19,298 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Apr 2006 South Shropshire Furniture Scheme

A Project By This Recycling Furniture Scheme In South Shropshire To Employ A Part Time Worker To Assist In Delivering The Handyman And Upskilling Project.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Mar 2006 Little Stretton Village Hall Committee

A Project To Contribute To The Refurbishment Of This Village Hall In Little Stretton, Shropshire.

£2,130 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 Jun 2005 Church Stretton Food Fayre

A Project To Incorporate Various Entertainments And Arts Activities At This Group'S Food Fayre Event In Church Stretton, South Shropshire To Coincide With The Towns Vj Day Celebrations. The Grant Will Pay For Costs Relating To A Range Of Various Enterta

£4,982 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 May 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£1,225 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Leebotwood Village Hall

The grant will enable this group to undertake a range of improvements to the village hall. Funding will provide a fully accessible and attractive venue that will encourage greater community participation through the provision of existing and new activitie

£110,266 Community Fund
10 May 2005 Church Stretton Town Council

The Town Council working closely with the Royal British Legion, local schools and other organisations will use their award to create events which are not only fun but also informative, educational and bring a better understanding of what local people went

£4,689 New Opportunities Fund
23 Feb 2005 St Lawrence CE Primary School

A Project To Enable This School In Church Stretton, South Shropshire, To Open Their Swimming Pool Up To The Public, Generating Local Employment And Encouraging Residents To Swim And Become Healthier. The Grant Will Pay For Education For Pool Staff And Vol

£4,997 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Dec 2004 The PCC of St Edith

St Edith

£69,368 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 New Opportunities Fund
11 Oct 2004 Stretton Branch of the Shropshire Wildlife Trust

A Project To Train Volunteers To Undertake Survey And Mapping Of Wildlife Habitats And Species In The Parish Of Church Stretton, South Shropshire. The Grant Will Pay For Volunteer Training, Survey Equipment, Mapping Of Data, Community Events And Publish R

£4,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 May 2004 Royal British Legion - Church Stretton

The Royal British Legion, Church Stretton & District has been awarded a grant towards the travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has been provide for 4 Second World War veterans, 2 spouses, 4 carers.

£2,610 New Opportunities Fund
6 May 2004 All Stretton VIllage Society

The History of All Stretton

£19,960 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2004 Church Stretton Good Neighbours Care Group

A Project To Benefit Disabled People And Their Carers In Shropshire Through The Provision Of A Respite Break In South Wales. The Grant Will Pay For 10 Day Hire Of Specially Adapted Coach, Driver And 5 X Carers Accommodation.

£4,945 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Feb 2004 Rectory Wood and Field Interest Group

Rectory Wood and Field Project

£9,328 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2004 Acton Scott Village Hall Management Committee

Following the restoration of the village hall, usage by the community has greatly increased and due to its very special location adjoining woodland it is attracting users who want to make more use of the grounds and woodland. A separate project by our gr

£7,929 New Opportunities Fund
22 Dec 2003 The Strettons Mayfair Trust

This Is A Project To Employ A Volunteer Recruitment Worker And Development Manager To Increase The Number And Range Of Activities Taking Place At The Centre.

£3,968 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2003 The Strettons Mayfair Trust

This Is A Project To Employ A Volunteer Recruitment Worker And Development Manager To Increase The Number And Range Of Activities Taking Place At The Centre.

£67,464 Community Fund
23 Apr 2003 Picklescott Village Hall

A Project To Refurbish The Village Hall, Inlcuding New Heating And Lighting, Upgrading The Kitchen, Improving Disabled Access And Facilities And Replacing The Roof.

£21,160 Arts Council England
23 Apr 2003 Picklescott Village Hall

A Project To Refurbish The Village Hall, Inlcuding New Heating And Lighting, Upgrading The Kitchen, Improving Disabled Access And Facilities And Replacing The Roof.

£70,840 Community Fund
25 Feb 2003 Church Stretton Food Fayre

A Project To Stage A Food Fayre For The Benefit Of The Community In Church Stretton, South Shropshire. The Grant Will Pay For Administration, Marketing And Publicity, Equipment, Event Costs And Volunteer Expenses.

£4,553 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Dec 2002 Shropshire Archery Coaching Group

A Project To Increase Membership And Raise Skill Levels At This Archery Club In Church Stretton, Shropshire. The Grant Will Pay For Coaching, A Residential Weekend Course And Training.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Oct 2002 Church Preen School Parents Teachers Association

A Project To Provide An Opportunity For The Children Of This School Based In Shropshire To Participate In A New Activity And Learn New Skills. The Grant Will Pay For Hire Of Band And Dance Teacher Fees.

£800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Jul 2002 South Shropshire Furniture Scheme

The project grant will fund a scheme to rebuild and renovate dilapidated items of furniture, which could be salvaged, and either passed on to the disadvantaged community or sold to provide both training opportunities and an income stream.

£45,000 New Opportunities Fund
1 Jul 2002 Gallery Comes To School

A new arts project based on recycling and preventing waste in a rural community is being designed. The work will result in the production of posters which will inform the local community about recycling and waste prevention.

£1,960 New Opportunities Fund
2 May 2002 Mayfair Stroke Group

A Project To Provide A 1-Week Holiday For Stroke Victims In Shropshire At A Purpose Built Hotel For People With Disabilities. The Grant Will Pay For Hire Of A Coach With Wheelchair Access (-2200) And Expenses For One Volunteer (-425).

£2,625 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Apr 2002 Gallery on the Move

A project to celebrate the Queens Golden Jubilee with the provision of heritage workshops, and opportunities to discuss the reign of Elizabeth II with senior citizens for children based in South Shropshire. The grant will pay for professional fees, trave

£1,920 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Apr 2002 Church Stretton Magpies F. C.

"A Project To Improve Coach Education And Opportunities For Women And Girls In South Shopshire To Play Football. The Grant Will Pay For A Range Of Developmental Coaching For Club Volunteers And Coaches, Training Equipment, Kit And Pitch Hire For The New

£4,315 Sport England
20 Sep 2001 All Stretton Village Hall

The grant, over one year, will pay for building construction, kitchen facilities, new furniture and fees.The project will provide better facilities in the Hall in order to allow easier use by the local community.

£64,993 Community Fund
5 Jul 2001 Gallery on the Move

A project to offer art, contemporary and historical, in theoretical and practical forms to primary school children. The grant will pay for artist fees, visit to art gallery, and putting on an exhibition of the children's art.

£1,270 Arts Council England
5 Jul 2001 Church Stretton Town Council

The project is to provide a skateboard park for the community. The grant will pay for tarmac for the skateboarding area.

£5,000 Sport England
6 Mar 2001 The Strettons Mayfair Trust Limited

The grant will go towards adding an extra storey with lift access to the Mayfair Community Centre. New community facilities will be provided through the extra space including youth activities, art workshops, seminars on health, a creche, an after school c

£813,367 New Opportunities Fund
1 Feb 2001 Rushbury Millennium Green Trust

A project to extend the range of recreational facilities available for young children living in the rural area of Rushbury. The grant will pay a contribution towards play equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
25 Sep 2000 Arthritis Care Shropshire Community Support Group

A project to enable this group to support members based in Shropshire, through the provision of access to exercise and therapy class. The grant will pay for exercise classes, volunteer expenses, transport costs and training.

£5,000 Community Fund
6 Sep 2000 Mayfair Stroke Group

A project to establish a series of support sessions for people from the South Shropshire that have experienced strokes. The grant will pay for coach hire, promotion costs, refreshments and 2 wheelchairs.

£2,856 Community Fund
15 Jun 2000 Cardington Parish Millennium Committee

A project to mark the millennium with a photographic record of the people, homes and countryside in Cardington Parish. The grant will pay for a time capsule, storytelling workshops at the local school and printing and scanning costs.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2000 Civil Service Retirement Fellowship

A project to enable members of the Civil Service Retirement Fellowship based in Shropshire and Powys to attend social and cultural events. The grant will pay for transportation, refreshments and running costs.

£2,142 Community Fund
27 Jan 2000 Acton Scott Village Hall

A project to improve interior amenities to complement major refurbishments within this hall based in Acton Scott, South Shropshire to benefit local residents. The grant will pay for decoration, kitchen utilities, soft furnishings and other sundry items.

£5,000 Community Fund
27 Jan 2000 All Stretton Smethcote and Woolstaton Parish Council

A project to provide materials for a photographic record of villages at the turn of the millennium. The grant will pay for the materials to produce a photographic record.

£510 Millennium Commission
2 Dec 1999 Little Acorns of Rushbury

This project will equip a nursery with multi-cultural and special needs play equipment. The grant, over one year, will pay for equipment costs.

£2,142 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Shropshire Hills Watch Group

A project to provide volunteers and running costs to cover expenses of a 'Millennium Trees Celebration'. A community event set for the end of the year, aimed at involving the local community in enjoying and learning about their natural environment The gra

£2,850 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 All Stretton Women's Institute

A project to improve meeting facilities through the provision of new furniture for this rural village hall based in Shropshire. The grant will pay for tables, chairs and trolley.

£3,877 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Wistanstow School PTA

A project to create a 'Domesday Book' of the local village, detailing life in the community. The grant will pay for photographic equipment.

£1,012 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Sep 1999 Eaton-under-Heywood

A project which will cover the cost of compiling a record of the historical events of this rural area to celebrate the millenium. The grant will pay for the materials and expenses to produce copies of local history records.

£3,168 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Jun 1999 Church Stretton Methodist Baby and Toddler Group

A project to support this group through the purchase of play equipment to enhance existing facilities and offer stimulating activities for young children attending the playgroup. The grant will pay for play equipment.

£1,031 Community Fund
3 Jun 1999 Cardington Village Hall

A project to modernise the village hall, ensuring full accessibility. The grant will contribute towards building construction, refurbishment and professional fees.

£72,000 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Acton Scott Village Hall

The project will extend the village hall to provide new toilet facilities, a larger kitchen and community use room. Existing facilities will be upgraded to inc baby changing facilities, audio loop, improved access, new windows and improved car parking. T

£34,354 Community Fund
30 Oct 1998 The Strettons Mayfair Trust

The project will employ an additional part-time centre manager to increase the opening hours of the centre from 3 days to 6 days per week. The grant over three years will contribute towards the centre manager's salary.

£35,043 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 The Strettons Mayfair Trust

The project will provide training courses for the disadvantaged in a rural community. The grant, over three years, will be used to equip a training room and contribute to training course costs.

£18,310 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Creative Development Partnership

Shropshire Time Traveller

£5,000 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Whole Story

Stories for a New Era

£4,850 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Shrewsbury Theatre Guild

Open Air Production of 'Love for Love'

£4,700 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Fortyniner

Fortyniner Community Newsletter

£5,000 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Shropshire Hills Watch Group

S.H.E.A.P. Shropshire Hills Environmental Arts Playdays

£4,455 Arts Council England