Lottery grants awarded to Whitchurch

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94 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
24 May 2017 Lower Heath C of E Primary School & Nursery School

This school will use the funding to create a covered outdoor play area for pre-school children, allowing them to participate in increased levels of physical activity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Dec 2016 Beechtree Community Centre

The project aims to provide activities and services to improve the health and wellbeing of those socially excluded, isolated and at risk of declining health. Current activities will be built and expanded upon, with new targeted programmes. Activities will include chair-based exercises enabling the elderly and those less able, at any age, to keep fit. Expanded activities also include basic literacy and numeracy training for people in long term unemployed or recovery services.

£293,669 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2016 Prees Cricket and Recreation Club

Prees Cricket and Recreation Club Weightlifting

£9,449 Sport England
20 May 2016 Whitchurch Town Council

The group will use the funding to install outdoor fitness equipment in Jubilee Park. This will enable the community to participate in exercise, leading to improved physical health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2015 Shropshire Wildlife Trust

Restoring Whixall Moss

£880,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 Whitchurch CE Infant School

The group will use the funding to deliver a holiday activity programme at the school. This will engage pupils in rewarding activities during the school holidays.

£9,942 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2015 Home-Start Shropshire Ltd

This is a new project which will work with vulnerable women during and after pregnancy, thereby helping to improve outcomes for parents and children and address the need for-one to-one support. Each year 60 or more volunteers will be recruited to support 250 parents-to-be during the life of the project and a specific Home-Start antenatal support training module will be developed for volunteers. The organisation will also work with antenatal maternity services to give parents better support and information.

£337,523 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2014 Tilstock Bowling and Tennis Club

Tennis revival and clubhouse refurbishment for disabled pers

£5,445 Sport England
29 Sep 2014 Calverhall Tennis Club

Refurbishment of Calverhall Tennis Club

£50,000 Sport England
29 Sep 2014 Whitchurch town council

Remembering 1914-18

£7,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 Whitchurch Museum & Archives

Great War communication exhibition & creation of Whitchurch WW1 Information Hub

£6,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Mar 2014 Shropshire Cricket Board Coaches Association

Future Leaders

£9,300 Sport England
21 Oct 2013 Friends of Whitchurch (Shropshire) Heritage

Securing a Future for the Friends of Whitchurch Heritage

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2013 Friends of Whitchurch (Shropshire) Heritage

Whitchurch and the Great War Legacy

£4,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2013 Tilstock Bowling and Tennis Club

Tennis revival and clubhouse refurbishment for disabled pers

£44,910 Sport England
16 Aug 2013 Friends Of Whitchurch (Shropshire) Heritage

Sir Edward German Music Festival 2014

£11,333 Arts Council England
15 Aug 2013 Prees Cricket and Recreation Club

All weather pitch restoration and recovery

£49,900 Sport England
30 Jul 2013 Parochial Church Council of St Alkmund's, Whitchurch, Shrops

This is a project by a charity in Whitchurch, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to refurbish the community hall. This will improve the group's facilities ensuring the hall's future use and allowing it to be more widely used by a larger variety of

£7,947 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 Prees Primary School

This is a project by a school in Shropshire. The group will use the funding to provide transport to and from pre-school and to extracurricular activities for young people. This will broaden the beneficiaries' life experiences and improve their education.

£6,164 Big Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2013 Prees Cricket & Recreation Club

This is a project by a charity in Prees, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to deliver exercise and fitness activities for young people at risk of obesity. This will encourage young people to become physically active and adopt healthier lifestyles

£9,580 Big Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2012 Friends of Whitchurch (Shropshire) Heritage

The story of everyday people in 18th & early 19th century Whitchurch

£6,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2012 Through the Doorway to Healthy Living

Castlefields and Ditheringtom Heritage Walks

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2012 Whixall Primary School

This is a project by a school in Whixall, North Shropshire. The group will use funding to install an outdoor community picnic area with activity panel station, safe surfacing and picnic tables for the community. This will provide a community play and picn

£3,448 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2011 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 Seaforth in October 2011. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran.

£150 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Fauls Parochial Church Council

This is a project by a parish council based in Whitchurch, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to install new stage flooring and equipment, fire doors and heating in the changing facilities.

£4,948 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Shropshire Wildlife Trust Whitchurch Branch

This is a project by a branch of a charity and company in Whitchurch, Shropshire. The group will use funding to improve access around Greenfields Nature Reserve by installing steps on steep, slippery slopes and boardwalks across boggy patches of the site.

£2,365 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

Award authorised for one veteran to Northern and Western Europe. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran.

£500 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 Ash Bowling Club

A project by this group based in Whitchurch, Shropshire to replace the clubhouse at the bowling club. The project will provide a community venue in an area with no other community facilities. This will reduce isolation in all ages group and encourage comm

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 Home-Start North Shropshire & Oswestry

A project by this community group based in Shropshire to run a programme of support for families with young children. They will provide help for children with learning disabilities, support for people suffering from domestic abuse and swimming lessons for

£9,890 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jul 2009 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 France in August of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2009 Whitchurch Alport Junior Football Club

A project by this junior football club in Whitchurch, Shropshire, to improve training facilities for teams by installing a new pitch.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 North Shropshire Voluntary Action

A project by this community group based in Whitchurch, Shropshire to work with people who face barriers to volunteering and empower to participate in their community. The aim of the project is to enable isolated members of the community to take more acti

£9,698 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Jul 2008 Through the Doorway to Healthy Living

Reccy Rangers Cheer Leading

£27,489 Sport England
17 Jul 2008 Through the Doorway to Healthy Living

First Steps

£56,788 Sport England
28 May 2008 Friends Of Whitchurch (Shropshire) Heritage

The Sir Edward German Festival 2009

£10,000 Arts Council England
8 May 2008 Whitchurch Community Services Association

This project will increase physical activity and healthy eating, develop confidence and self-esteem, reduce isolation and enhance community cohesion. The project will achieve this through a broad range of physical and creative activities, which include ge

£340,092 Big Lottery Fund
3 Apr 2008 Whitchurch Heritage Centre

Whitchurch Mosaic Place Arts Trail

£4,950 Arts Council England
22 Aug 2007 Tilstock Village Hall

A project to purchase a flexible staging system for this village hall in Tilstock to enable additional community activities.

£7,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Aug 2007 Talbot Theatre (The)

Talbot Theatre Arts Event

£3,050 Arts Council England
17 Jul 2007 Whitchurch and District University of the Third Age

A project to improve and make better use of a resource library by this older persons education group in Whitchurch, Shropshire.

£1,631 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 May 2007 Whitchurch Cofe Infant School

Whitchurch Mosaic Place Project

£4,580 Arts Council England
10 Jul 2006 Through the Doorway to Healthy Living

A Project To Provide A Festival To Promote The Work Of Young People In Shrewsbury. The Grant Will Pay For Hire Of Engineers, A Large Marquee, Security, Barriers, Hire Of Board And Jumps, Graffiti Boards And Artist, Advertising And Catering.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 May 2006 Shropshire Wildlife Trust Whitchurch Branch

A project to provide training, undertake targeted surveys, run seminars and produce public information for people in Whitchurch, Shropshire.

£3,630 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Mar 2006 Dunham Park Scout Camp

The Award Will Fund A Project Is To Improve And Enhance Activity Facilities To Comply With Standards Of Provision Of Legislation And Site Users.

£4,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Feb 2006 North Shropshire Cricket Forum

A Project To Enable This Cricket Forum Serving North Shropshire To Promote The Sport And Provide Opportunities For Participation.

£4,449 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Feb 2006 Greenfields Sports Association

A project to fund this Sports Association's move to a company limited by guarantee, with charitable status in Market Drayton, Shropshire. The grant will pay for costs relating to becoming a ltd company and registered charity, creating mems and arts, assig

£4,308 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jan 2006 North Shropshire Voluntary Action

A Project To Provide Outreach Services, Training And Support By This Voluntary Sector Support Group To Enable Small Voluntary And Community Groups To Access Funding In North Shropshire.

£4,837 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Nov 2005 Friends Of Whitchurch (Shropshire) Heritage

Sir Edward German Music Festival 2006

£14,329 Arts Council England
6 Oct 2005 Through The Door To Healthy Living

A Project To Provide A Range Of Activities, Including Arts And Crafts, Sport And Recreational Activities, For Young People Mainly Aged 11-16, But Also Some 17-25 Year Olds, In Shrewsbury And The Surrounding Areas. The Young People Are Rurally Isolated, An

£150,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Aug 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 France in July of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 New Opportunities Fund
9 Sep 2004 Prees Club Football Club

A Project To Develop Facilities At This Youth Football Club, Based In North Shropshire, With The Development Of Coaching And Management Skills Of Adult Members And The Provision Of An Under 8 Football Team. The Grant Will Pay For Start-Up Equipment And M

£1,379 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Aug 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£525 New Opportunities Fund
10 Aug 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

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

£875 New Opportunities Fund
5 Aug 2004 The Friends of Whitchurch (Shropshire) Heritage

The Legacy or Sir Edward German - A Development and Research Project towards the Edward German Festival 2006

£23,210 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Aug 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 France in August of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jul 2004 Prees Ladies Choir

A project to increase the professionalism of this women's choir based in North Shropshire.

£755 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Jan 2004 Friends Of Whixall Primary School

The project is about the redevelopment of Whixall Primary School`s large nature area for full community use. It will involve the rebuilding and rethatching of a roundhouse and nature hide, reseeding and redigging the wildflower meadow and the provision of

£5,995 New Opportunities Fund
30 Apr 2003 North Shropshire Tennis Development Group

A Project To Increase Participation In The Sport Of Tennis Through The Provision Of Taster Sessions In Schools Throughout The North Shropshire Area. The Grant Will Pay For A Range Of Tennis Equipment, Coaching Fees And Running Costs For 6 Inter-School To

£4,449 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Feb 2003 Arscott Golf Club (Junior Section)

A Project To Purchase Equipment To Encourage Children And Young People'S Participation And To Extend Access To The Activities Of This Golf Club Based In Pondbury, Hawwood And Minsterley, Shropshire. The Grant Will Pay For Equipment, Coaching And Voluntee

£2,350 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Feb 2003 Sir John Talbot's Technology College

A Project To Offer Drama Activities To The Pupils Of This School In Whitchurch, North Shropshire. The Grant Will Pay For Professionals Fees And Workshop Costs.

£3,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Oct 2002 Prees Club Football Club

A Project To Provide Opportunities To Participate In The Sport Of Football For The Benefit Of Children Under 10 Years In The North Shropshire District. The Grant Will Pay For Equipment, Kit And Coaching.

£1,723 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Jun 2002 Calverhall Village Hall

A Project To Improve The Facilities Of This Village Hall For The Benefit Of Its User Groups In Calverhall. The Grant Will Pay For Mobile Staging.

£2,023 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Mar 2002 Whitchurch Community Services Association

The project will be based at the old chapel on the hospital grounds. It will provide dietary advice, information on alternative therapies and NHS services. Activities for young people will include advice and support on sexual health, smoking and lung canc

£248,703 New Opportunities Fund
31 Jan 2002 Whixall Primary School

A Project To Provide This North Shropshire Primary School With A Sports Area For Children And Local Community Groups. The Grant Will Contribute Towards Total Construction Costs Of A Five A-Side Football/Netball Pitch.

£5,000 Sport England
22 Nov 2001 Home-Start North Shropshire & Oswestry

The project will enable the group to increase the number of families it assists by recruiting additional volunteers and developing the range of services provided, such as family support groups and a 'drop-in' facility.

£107,900 Community Fund
21 Nov 2001 Colemere Sailing Club

A Project To Undertake Essential Repairs On A 19th Century Building That Is Used By Colemere Sailing Club. The Grant Will Contribute Towards The Cost Of Repairing Wood Damaged By Rot And Treatment Of The Clubhouse Walls.

£4,250 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Nov 2001 Whitchurch Junior Football Club

"A Project To Establish An Under-15'S Squad At This Shropshire Youth Football Team. The Grant Will Pay For Kit, Equipment And Coaching."

£2,824 Sport England
27 Sep 2001 Malpas Table Tennis Club

"This New Group Wishes To Encourage Young People To Take Up The Sport Of Table Tennis. Start Up Costs For Equipment And Initial Coaching Fees Are Required To Provide A Sound Base To Establish The Club. Money Is For Table Tennis Tables, Net/Post Sets, Ba

£3,280 Sport England
20 Sep 2001 Beddgelert 2000 Group

Ddraig - Dragons

£1,000 Arts Council of Wales
14 Sep 2001 Whitchurch Table Tennis Club

A Project To Improve Facilities At This Whitchurch Club. The Grant Will Pay For New Equipment Venue Hire And Coaching.

£3,000 Sport England
5 Jul 2001 North Shropshire Furniture Scheme

A project enable the recruitment of a co-ordinator to cordinatre the donations and collection of furniture to peoplen on low incomes i n North Shropshire. The grant will contribute towards the cost of staff salary, travel expenses, computer.

£4,905 Community Fund
5 Apr 2001 Whitchurch Mini and Junior Hockey Club

"A Project To Offer Coaching For Coaches, Improved Facilities And Links To Local Schools In Hockey. The Grant Will Pay For Coach Education, After School Sessions, Equipment."

£3,784 Sport England
1 Feb 2001 Whitchurch Wasps Swimming Club

"A Project To Increase The Skills Of Volunteers Associated With This Club Based In Whitchurch Through The Provision Of Training Courses. The Grant Will Pay For Coaching, Lifeguard, Teacher Training Courses, Starting Machine And Trophy Case."

£3,127 Sport England
25 Sep 2000 Whitchurch Cricket Club

A project to increase participation in cricket through the provision of training courses for volunteers and the development of a junior league at Whitchurch Cricket Club. The grant will pay for 14 volunteers to attend ECB level 1 coaching course 2 place

£2,074 Sport England
20 Sep 2000 Beddgelert 2000 Group

Arts Workshops and Community Performance

£4,385 Arts Council of Wales
6 Sep 2000 North Shropshire Neighbourhood & Farm Watch Association

A project to provide computer equipment to save costs and increase the output of information from the neighbourhood watch group based in North Shropshire. The grant will pay for a PC and publishing software.

£4,266 Community Fund
6 Sep 2000 The Friends Of Whitchurch Heritage

A project to benefit the local community of Whitchurch through the publication of an historical book depicting life at the turn of the Century. The grant will pay for publication costs.

£3,190 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Sep 2000 Tilstock Bowling and Tennis Club

A project to set-up a new section of this club for the benefit of young people living within the North Shropshire area. The grant will pay for bowling balls jacks and coaching courses.

£1,120 Sport England
6 Jun 2000 Whitchurch Town Council

Victoria Jubilee Park, Whitchurch

£351,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2000 Whitchurch Old Churchyard Environment Association

A project to prepare a churchyard for use as a wildlife site and for enjoyment by local schools. The grant will pay for tree felling and replacements, a gate with a style, fencing, and information boards.

£4,108 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Oct 1999 Shropshire County Council (Sir John Talbot School)

New Sports Facilities

£815,888 Sport England
23 Aug 1999 Beddgelert 2000 Group

Beddgelert 2000

£1,000 Arts Council of Wales
17 Jun 1999 Elizabeth Langford's Almshouse Charity

A project to maintain properties provided by this group for older people in the area of Whitchurch. The grant will contribute towards refurbishments to four almshouses.

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 1165 (Oswestry) Squadron Air Training Corps

A project to develop the social activities and training for young people through participating in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme. The grant will pay for audio and computer equipment and camping equipment.

£4,999 Community Fund
21 Apr 1999 Stepping Stones

To set up support groups throughout North Wales for adult survivors of child sexual abuse. The grant over three years will fund salaries, fees for freelance workers, running costs, production costs of promotional materials and training for staff and volun

£197,900 Community Fund
29 Mar 1999 Whitchurch Cricket Club

Upgraded roller

£11,189 Sport England
11 Mar 1999 Queensway Area Residential and Recreational Association

A project to improve an existing play area and to create an adjacent conservation area. This one year grant will pay for surfacing a play area, development of an area of woodland and purchase of maintenance equipment.

£114,941 Community Fund
30 Oct 1998 North Shropshire Volunteer Bureau

Project will extend present services to rural areas in North Shropshire To provide support, information and training for voluntary groups. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards salaries, running costs and office equipment.

£70,816 Community Fund
8 Apr 1998 St Alkmund PCC

St Alkmund, Whitchurch, Shropshire

£37,040 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 Whitchurch Town Council

Whitchurch, Jubilee Park, Restoration Plan

£13,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 May 1997 North Shropshire District Council/ Whitchurch Town Council

Whitchurch Heritage Centre

£228,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 May 1996 Whitchurch Cricket Club

Installation of showers and toilet improvements

£3,395 Sport England
22 May 1995 Shropshire County Council

"Community use, four court sports hall and changing rooms for indoor/outdoor use plus fitness suite at Sir John Talbot Upper School"

£331,000 Sport England