Wales: delegated decisions May 2022
Schedule of decisions
Project Title: Community Rejuvenation of St Samlets Church and Graveyard
Applicant: Llansamlet Parochial Church Council
Project summary: 15-month project to restore and repair St Samlets Church in Llansamlet and to run a wide range of activities.
Decision: Award grant £180,000 (23.34%)
Project Title: The Secret Garden
Applicant: Innovate Trust Ltd
Project summary: 18-month project in partnership with St Fagans Museum to reinstate the garden surrounding Ysgubor Fawr for the benefit of people with learning disabilities and the wider public.
Project Title: Revisiting Food Rationing
Applicant: CETMA Ltd
Project summary: research, taste and recreate rationing recipes created by the UK government during the Second World War, hold cookery demonstrations and workshops, and organise visits to Second World War museums/exhibitions.
Project Title: Ein Milltir Sgwâr - Our Square Mile
Applicant: Awel Aman Tawe
Project summary: work with community members to explore history, drawing on archives, memories and existing material. Capture and preserve this research through a creative process and integrate it into the fabric of the Hwb y Gors building.
Decision: Award Grant £59,400 (26.9%)
Project Title: Jamaica 60th Independence Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Applicant: Urban Circle Newport
Project summary: two-day festival in Tredegar House, Newport to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Jamaica’s Independence and the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
Project Title: Acquisition of Historic Railway Vehicles
Applicant: The North Wales Coast Light Railway Limited
Project summary: acquire and restore a locomotive and carriage.
Project Title: Bagillt Community Heritage Orchard
Applicant: Community Heart Productions
Project summary: develop a community heritage orchard of forty trees in Flintshire, showcasing Welsh heritage varieties of apples, pears and plums on an overgrown space owned by Bagillt Heritage Society.
Decision: Award grant £8,760 (100%)
Project Title: Restoration and Renovation of the Marquess of Anglesey’s Column and Cottage
Applicant: Anglesey Column Trust
Project summary: change in grant percentage to accommodate a project re-scope due to increased costs and difficulty in obtaining total match funding.
Decision: Agree change in grant percentage from 49% to 52%
Project Title: The Tywi Gateway at the Bishop's Park, Abergwili
Applicant: Tywi Gateway Trust
Project summary: grant increase due to cost increases and delays caused by COVID19 which have eroded reserves and depleted staffing budgets.
Decision: Award grant Increase of £85,000. Agree change in grant percentage from 62% to 63%.