Lottery grants awarded to Leeds, Yorkshire and Humberside in 2007

232 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
20 Dec 2007 Cape UK

Teacher artist partnership programme

£18,000 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2007 Word of Life - A christian community


£70,448 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2007 Al Hassan Education Centre

The project wishes to create a multi-purpose community centre and this development grant will enable the group to develop their project further.

£13,343 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2007 Contemporary Artists' books and related events

Pages (2008-2010)

£23,995 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2007 Milan Govedarica

Belarus Free Theatre in Leeds

£4,520 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2007 Phoenix Dance Theatre

Expansion and development of artistic activity

£70,495 Arts Council England
17 Dec 2007 RETAS Leeds

This Leeds-based project will expand an existing service for refugees and asylum seekers to enable them to overcome difficulties in accessing education, training and employment. The project will provide general employment advice, tailored work placements

£248,058 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2007 Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations

This project will develop the infrastructure and capacity necessary to achieve a step change in the level of high quality support learning available in regions to chief executives and chairs within the VCS. This will be achieved through peer learning and

£505,272 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2007 Skippko Arts Team

Not on my bus route

£29,789 Arts Council England
11 Dec 2007 Jon Lawrence

Ceramic Art London 2008

£1,640 Arts Council England
7 Dec 2007 St Bartholomews C of E Primary School

The project will develop a large field behind the school into a space that the whole community can benefit from. Access will be improved and facilities will include seating areas, pathways, wildflower gardens, children's play and sports area.

£79,930 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2007 Jayasree Sen Gupta

Ghazal project and professional development

£1,740 Arts Council England
4 Dec 2007 The Paper Birds Theatre Company

The Migrating West Project

£10,774 Arts Council England
28 Nov 2007 Leeds Black Elders Association

Here to Stay

£196,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2007 Wakefield Wildcats Community Trust

This community charity would use an award to run a Touch Rugby programme at several schools and venues across the Wakefield region to improve children's welfare, health, and education. Funding would help to cover the cost of equipment, publicity and venue

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Nov 2007 The Grove Hill Park Action Group

An award would enable this group to carry out a consultation exercise involving young people in the local area to determine how they could improve the local park. The project would culminate in a public meeting when the group and members of the local comm

£2,523 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Nov 2007 Leeds Animation Workshop Limited

An award would enable this DVD production group to improve the quality of their work by updating their digital editing and production equipment. They would also extend their activities by running workshops at a local housing and services drop in centre fo

£6,007 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Nov 2007 Bramham Parish Council

This parish council would use a grant to help commemorate the 600th anniversary of the battle of Bramham Moor. Funding would allow them to erect an information board and limestone plinth with a reference to the battle. Historical data would be collected

£5,418 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Nov 2007 Sol River

Music Ville and Television Y

£4,968 Arts Council England
26 Nov 2007 Royal Armouries Museum

Threads of Strength & Fortitude

£10,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2007 Lucy Suggate

Pianist and performer

£4,100 Arts Council England
13 Nov 2007 Soul2Feet

Organisational Development

£23,330 Arts Council England
13 Nov 2007 Steven Allbutt

The Price of War

£4,484 Arts Council England
7 Nov 2007 Studio 163

Releifyed - experimental animation project

£16,000 Arts Council England
7 Nov 2007 Cida Co - The Creativity and Innovation Company

HOST 07 - Open Studio Trail

£4,950 Arts Council England
31 Oct 2007 Premier Sports Projects

This group will use an award to train a group of volunteers from hard to reach groups to become sports coaches in rugby, football and cricket. These coaches will work in the inner city areas of Leeds and Bradford.

£9,995 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Reach Out Project

An award will enable this Leeds-based group to organise a programme of creative activities for young people from different cultures. Youngsters will address issues of racism and prejudice through workshops and will create a CD of their work to be distribu

£9,358 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 The Coldstream Guards Association (Leeds Branch)

This war veterans group will use a grant to visit battlefields in Northern France and to also renew friendships with the French villagers.

£9,415 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Womens Health Matters

Following past success in similar projects, this Leeds-based group will provide a new programme of activities for women who have experienced domestic violence. They will establish a support network for victims and will also provide a children's creche run

£7,206 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Scholes Sports Association

An award will enable the group to install secure fencing to the perimeter of the tennis courts and changing rooms. This will ensure that the facilities are no longer vandalised and will enable the group to keep membership fees low whilst providing a safe,

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Leeds Chinese Women's Group

This group would use an award to run a series of activity classes for elderly Chinese people who attend a luncheon club in Leeds.

£4,480 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Iranian Refugees Organisation Leeds

This group would use a grant to run weekly drop in sessions for asylum seekers and refugees in Leeds. The sessions will include English classes, sports, art and ICT training and will provide access to an advice worker on a monthly basis.

£6,776 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Stop Hate UK

This group will use funding to hold a launch event which will celebrate both the success of the charity in the past 12 years and the work that they will continue to do in the future. A range of publicity materials will also be produced and distributed to

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Pay & Employment Rights Service (Yorkshire) Ltd

This advice group will hold an event to highlight the issue of worker exploitation in the BME community. The event will involve other agencies and community groups.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Oct 2007 Leeds WADO KAI

This martial arts group plan to hold training competitions with other local community karate clubs. Funding will give participants the opportunity to train with top national and international instructors whilst the group will also be able to set up a webs

£9,983 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Oct 2007 Unlimited Theatre Company

Development of the Moon the Moon

£14,555 Arts Council England
30 Oct 2007 Leeds City Council

This project will build a new state of the art extension creating a new exciting and inviting library and information hub for Garforth and surrounding communities. It will enable them to offer a wider range of services and learning opportunities and allow

£1,437,506 Big Lottery Fund
23 Oct 2007 Artlink West Yorkshire

The Phoenix Project

£25,717 Arts Council England
23 Oct 2007 West Yorkshire Visual Arts Network

Network Launch

£2,950 Arts Council England
22 Oct 2007 Leeds Church Institute (Incorporated)

This Church Institute will use an award to stage the Leeds Pageant in celebration of 800 years since the foundation of the borough of Leeds. The production will be based on the story of the city, and the work and life of its different faith communities. T

£4,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Main Street Sound

This Barbershop Chorus project is to participate in a National contest in Bournemouth. The project performs around York and participates in annual event regularly.

£6,275 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Live Wire Magazine

This magazine project is to continue printing and distributing their village magazine, which includes information on forthcoming events, information on local schools and letters by the community. The money will purchase computer equipment for the magazin

£1,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Pudsey Primrose Hill Primary School

This project is to develop the school grounds to provide a number of facilities, to enable the school to set up after school clubs and activities for all local children and evening classes for the local community. The activities will include a gardening c

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Moor Allerton Sports and Social Centre

Moor Allerton Sports and Social Centre will use their award to refurbish their existing sports hall. This will include the removal of the existing stage area to extend the floor space, and allow more activities to take place. The centre is a registered ch

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Paxton Horticultural Society

This group aim to educate the public in the theory and practice of horticulture, traditional crafts and arts. Their building's facilities will undergo refurbishment of the kitchen and toilet. This will include a complete new hot water system to serve th

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Leeds Movie Makers

Leeds Movie Makers are a community based group, set up to promote cine and video photography. The group will use thier award to purchase new equipment, and to transfer old historic film onto a new modern format in order to preserve it for the community.

£9,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Yorkshire College of Music and Drama

This group promote the study of music, drama and the arts around Leeds. The college owns a building which is presently underused by the community, and has outdated facilities. They plan to offer open access to music and computers, recordings, song writi

£5,683 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Oct 2007 Because Health Matters

Because Health Matters is a community group set up to promote health and fitness, particularly in relation to older people. The group will use their award to run a programme of exercise and fitness sessions aimed at older women. These will be held at vari

£4,718 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Oct 2007 Leeds Sudanese Community Association

This scheme will fund a project coordinator for a further three years. The role of the coordinator is to oversee and manage all of the activities that the organisation runs, such as women's groups, traditional dance evenings and language courses benefitti

£98,873 Big Lottery Fund
16 Oct 2007 Leeds Young People's Film Festival

9th Leeds Young People's Film Festival

£15,000 UK Film Council
16 Oct 2007 Seven

Screen Seven

£5,000 UK Film Council
16 Oct 2007 Leeds Bridge Ltd

The Dreams Project

£4,900 UK Film Council
3 Oct 2007 sports coach uk

UKCF implementation

£1,000,000 Sport England
3 Oct 2007 Named Individual

Screen Bursaries

£400 UK Film Council
2 Oct 2007 Christine Wilks

Devils Rope remix presentation

£830 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2007 Leeds City Council

The Breeze Arts Foundation

£5,000 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2007 Dave Lynch


£4,708 Arts Council England
25 Sep 2007 Leeds Contemporary Arts

Testbed commission

£10,000 Arts Council England
21 Sep 2007 Leeds City Council

City Varieties Music Hall

£2,739,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2007 Hamara Healthy Living Centre

Tackling Sporting Inequalities

£17,980 Sport England
19 Sep 2007 Leeds Asperger Adults

This new project is a development of an earlier pilot project delivering music workshops to people with Asperger Syndrome in the Leeds area. Activities include exploring origins of music from early African to modern day music, experiencing different style

£15,940 Big Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2007 Leeds Irish Health and Homes

This project will develop a befriending scheme to support the Irish community in Leeds. A full-time project co-ordinator will manage a team of volunteers who will make home visits, organise shopping trips and take part in weekend walking groups. The targe

£100,173 Big Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2007 Leeds Animation Workshop

This new project will produce a short animated DVD aimed at parents of gay, lesbian, bi-sexual or transexual (GLBT) young people, with the aim of helping parents understand what their children are going through, promoting tolerance and suggesting ways of

£101,180 Big Lottery Fund
18 Sep 2007 Jenni Wren


£38,600 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2007 East Leeds Football Club

This project is to provide coaching courses, develop volunteers, provide equipment to increase the events and activities the club can take part in, and provide a kit for the new youth team.

£3,920 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Sep 2007 The Positive Youth '98 Trust

This organisation provide educational and recreational facilities for children and young people. An award will enable them to run a six month pilot programme entitled football as therapy in North Yorkshire. The programme will involve engaging disadvanta

£9,200 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Sep 2007 Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Forum Limited

This project will help facilitate links between VCS frontline and specialist organisations to regional and national decision making bodies, with the aim of increasing the influence of the region's VCS sector.

£359,561 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2007 Churches Regional Commission

Treasures Revealed in West Yorkshire

£248,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Sep 2007 Airport West (Leeds) Ltd

Gateway to Yorkshire

£20,000 Arts Council England
7 Sep 2007 Tanya Cusan-Espinosa

Latintastic Tour autumn 2007

£5,000 Arts Council England
4 Sep 2007 Leeds City Council

Leeds International Film Festival - Dialogues

£4,950 Arts Council England
4 Sep 2007 Marc Riboud Project Team

Marc Riboud exhibition

£1,204 Arts Council England
30 Aug 2007 Ghanaian Community Action for Development

The project is to promote social inclusion and diversity in the West Yorkshire area. Local residents that originate from Ghana will be able to learn about the culture of West Yorkshire. The events include a West Yorkshire Culture and History Course and a

£9,253 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Aug 2007 The Chapel Allerton Lawn Tennis and Squash Club

This project is to create a junior section within the squash club. The group will work with local schools to encourage children to join the club. Both junior and adult members will become qualified coaches allowing the club to further advance. The project

£9,867 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Aug 2007 Collingham & Linton Junior Squash Club

This squash club will use an award to provide additional equipment, playing facilities and coaching. This will allow the club to develop and expand.

£7,365 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Aug 2007 Leeds Citizens Advice Bureau

This project is to provide a new training room with IT and other learning resources for volunteer training. The group will also install hearing induction loops in three of their offices, and a text phone in the city centre office. They will translate thei

£9,945 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
28 Aug 2007 Laura Baxter

Origin 2007

£3,950 Arts Council England
21 Aug 2007 Swarcliffe Detached Youth Work Project

This youth work project works with vulnerable and socially excluded young people in Swarcliffe Estate, Leeds. The project offers them support and advice on a range of relevant issues, including housing, health, education and employment. The project will c

£162,027 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2007 Musical ARC


£11,130 Arts Council England
20 Aug 2007 S.T.O.P.

This group aim to benefit suffers of domestic violence, both mental and physical, by providing education, training and support. They plan to offer training opportunities to benefit workers and their organisations. The new skills gained by workers will pr

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Aug 2007 Rodley Rockets ARLFC

This award is to improve training and playing facilities for junior members. New equipment will encourage more people to take part in the clubs activities. The club will also provide training for their volunteers to improve the level of coaching.

£9,401 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Aug 2007 Archway

Connections 2007

£3,920 Arts Council England
14 Aug 2007 Leeds Ethiopian Community

Ethiopian Millennium celebration

£1,200 Arts Council England
7 Aug 2007 Leeds Young Authors

Celebrating Youth Voices: creative writing and the

£32,000 Arts Council England
7 Aug 2007 Manuela Berndt

International Collaboration & development project

£9,214 Arts Council England
1 Aug 2007 Leeds City Council

Public Arts Strategic Development for Leeds

£24,404 Arts Council England

Making Healthy Lifestyle Changes in the Community

£85,000 Sport England
27 Jul 2007 Northcall

This grant will establish learning programmes for parents and children from the Northcall estate in an informal setting. Families will be able to work together to develop new skills, gain information, and generally build up confidence. All programmes wil

£129,409 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2007 Oakfield Residents Association

Oakfield Residents Association aim to encourage residents involvement in physical and social activities. An award will enable them to hold chair aerobic classes and other gentle exercises. They will also purchase a computer for residents to contact family

£2,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 Super Eagles Football Club

This grouwill use their award to promote football and social activities. The group plan to expand and start teams for under 17's, for boys and girls. This will include football and five a side, with coaching programmes for members. The teams will then

£2,567 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 Yorkshire Junior Amateur Rugby League

This junior amateur rugby league club will use an award to provide training for their volunteers. The training will involve improving the recruitment of players, ensuring that everyone involved in the league enjoys their experiences, whilst promoting clu

£9,998 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 Garforth Community Junior Badminton Club

This junior badminton club will provide badminton coaching for primary school children, including coaching on fitness training and dietary advice. The club's existing members are from secondary schools. Coaching will be provided by qualified coaches for

£6,414 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 Wetherby Civic Society

Wetherby Civic Society will erect an information and interpretation board in a recently renovated open public space, which includes a restored garden and a grade 2 listed Georgian bathhouse. The board will contain information on the functions and history

£2,300 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 Northern Star Drum & Bugle Corps

This registered charity supports young people and vulnerable adults in developing music and performance skills. Funding will enable the group to purchase new, additional equipment, props, instruments and tuition.

£8,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 Farnley Park High School

This high school will organise a number of after school and summer holiday activities for children from local schools and the local community. Activities will include dance, drama, music, sports, 'mad science', arts and crafts, gardening, cooking and out

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 The Royal British Legion- Collingham & District Branch

This branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to organise a visit to France to take part in a Remembrance Ceremony for the operations of British Commandos on the Normandy coast. The project will also give members a chance to visit the site of

£4,200 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Jul 2007 Leeds Birdwatchers Club

Leeds Birdwatcher's Club will purchase digital presentation equipment for usage during their meetings, lectures and discussions on bird life. This will modernise the groups presentation equipment.

£2,043 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Jul 2007 Museums, Libraries and Archives Council Yorkshire

This group develop and improve museums, art galleries, libraries and archives in the Yorkshire. They will use funding to run a series of training and development workshops that will cover various issues related to volunteering. This project will develop v

£9,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Jul 2007 Otley Lishi Arts

This charity promotes health through education and physical activity. The project is to run weekly community holistic health and well-being exercise activities. The classes will be open to all ages and will target the hard to reach housing estates throug

£8,095 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
25 Jul 2007 Leeds Faith Forum

This Charity promote harmony for the benefit of the public in Leeds. This project is to run a one day conference in Leeds which will be attended by 150 women from different faiths and cultural communities in Leeds. This will provide a real opportunity f

£4,158 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme