Cookies disclaimer

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

Current Filters

The Big Lottery Fund
£300 - £10,000
North West
West Midlands
Yorkshire and the Humber
South West
East of England
East Midlands
South East Coast
North East
South Central

Filter By

Amount Awarded (GBP) (clear)


Replacement furniture 12 Nov 2004

To improve facilities this pre school group based in Larkfield will buy children's chairs and tables with a Lottery grant. The current equipment is very old and becoming unsafe and this project will mean that new appropriate furniture will be provided.

Provision of shelter with storage facility 12 Nov 2004

With Lottery funding this club will erect a shelter for members. The structure will be open fronted with bench seating and a strong box facility to the rear for the heavy equipment. At present the members have nowhere to sit nor any shelter if it rains. This project will improve the facility for members who are mostly all elderly and cannot stand for long periods of time and the storage box will mean that they do not have to transport the heavy equipment to the green area every time they play.

Amount: £1,056
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Winslow Croquet Club
Region: South Central
District: Aylesbury Vale District

Display Boards 12 Nov 2004

This group provides a family history library for research and also offers monthly meetings with speakers and arranges exhibitions, events and open days. The project will provide a new portable display system to promote the group and activities at exhibitions and open days throughout the year. The award is for a portable display system.

Concerto Class 12 Nov 2004

With a Lottery award this group will hold a concerto class at their annual music festival for soloists 19 years old or under, who have achieved grade 8 or higher. The class will give entrants a chance to play for an adjudicator and then receive feedback, unlike at most festivals. The best performers will be given the opportunity to play with a full orchestra.

Outdoor play area 12 Nov 2004

This group provides pre-school children with the opportunity to learn through play. The project is to provide the children with a suitable outdoor play area, which will help to stimulate learning. The award is for fencing/gate, seating, shelter, slabs, grass, bird table, feeders, wind chimes, weathervane, plants, shrubs and seeds.

Amount: £1,650
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Cropwell Bishop Playgroup
Region: East Midlands
District: Rushcliffe District

Basketball club 12 Nov 2004

The school will run an after school basketball club linking in with another local club at the Denton School. The club will provide children with the chance to learn a new sport and to take part in inter-school competitions with other Lottery funded projects.

Replacement Stage Lighting 12 Nov 2004

With a Lottery grant this club will upgrade existing stage lighting to conform with current Health and Safety legislation. The new equipment will mean that local entertainment will continue in the village hall and up to 14 other groups will have access to the new lighting facilities.

Amount: £3,639
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Iver Heath Drama Club
Region: South Central
District: South Bucks District

Development programme 12 Nov 2004

With the help of Lottery money and through its junior section, this club will run primary and secondary after school coaching programmes. It will also enhance the club's existing coaching infrastructure through additional coaches and launch a new under 11 junior section in the second half of the season.

Amount: £2,791
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Forest Badminton Club
Region: South East Coast
District: Horsham District

Equipment 12 Nov 2004

With a Lottery grant, this playgroup will buy new and additional equipment to improve the quality of play opportunities for its children, especially those with special needs. It will also train staff and committee members to develop standards of care and enhance the internal skills of the organisation. Children will also enjoy a day trip to a local zoo.

Kitchen 12 Nov 2004

The organisation maintains the village hall and develops community issues within the village. The project is to provide a new kitchen for the hall. The award is for a kitchen

Amount: £4,449
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Goadby Marwood Village Hall
Region: East Midlands
District: Melton District

Play equipment 12 Nov 2004

This group is responsible for the maintenance of the community playing field. With a Lottery award it will install new play equipment specially designed for toddlers and younger children. This will provide them with a safe area to play and a seating area for parents to socialise and supervise the children.

Theatre production 12 Nov 2004

This special school for students with learning difficulties will run workshops, rehearsals and stage Hiawatha at a local community theatre. Professionals in choreography, dancing and drumming will run workshops during lunchtimes, after school and at weekends. As part of the project the pupils will also research and learn about the traditions and culture of North American Indians.

Amount: £4,560
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Herons Dale School
Region: South East Coast
District: Adur District

Raise awareness of Asian culture 12 Nov 2004

A company of professional actors and dancers from India will raise awareness of Asian culture through the performing arts of South India. The event will include practical workshops in South Indian classical dance, drama, drumming and singing as well as a demonstration of the Kathakali make-up technique. The celebration will culminate in a performance which aims to bring people together to celebrate Asian theatre.

Winter Arts Project 12 Nov 2004

Woolton Hill Youth Club provides leisure activities for young people. With a Lottery award it will give young people the chance to work with professional artists to organise and perform a winter festival. The final event will include a dusk parade through the woods at Parley Mount in Winchester.

School development links 12 Nov 2004

Grimoldby Cricket Club will use the award to encourage more boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 18 to play cricket by working in four local primary schools and linking to Monks Dyke and Cordeux Secondary School. The cricket club will deliver coaching via the 'How?s That' training programme and encourage the children to come to mixed training sessions at the club. Girls specific training sessions will take place and under 11s and under 13s boys and girls teams will be established.

Disabled Toilets 12 Nov 2004

This church will use the award to install disabled toilets in the church hall, which is used by many different community groups within the local area. The award is for costs towards the supply and installation of disabled toilet block.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: St Clement's Church
Region: East Midlands
District: East Lindsey District

Equipment and training 12 Nov 2004

This recently formed organisation aims to promote the integration of African women living in Leicester. It will provide social, cultural, economic and environmental activities. The project is to provide office equipment and training for the management committee. The award is for a computer, printer, telephone, internet access and training sessions.

Cue Sports Facility 12 Nov 2004

As part of the development of a stadium at Stoke Mandeville this group will offer more opportunities in recreational and competitive wheelchair sports. A Lottery grant will contribute towards a cue sport facility for the first time giving access to snooker, pool and billiards.

Purchase of Mobile Classroom 12 Nov 2004

This new group will use a Lottery contribution to help fund a mobile classroom to house the Out of School club. It will be positioned within the school grounds and provide children between 4 and 11 with a new facility which will also help working families. The children will be offered play and learning activities as well as breakfast before school as part of the project.

Kingsclere Film Society 12 Nov 2004

With a Lottery grant cinema will return to Kingsclere. The local club will buy equipment to screen a range of films to meet the needs of village residents. The project was initiated following community consultation, when the need for digital cinema was identified as the biggest want in new leisure services.