Local Places for Nature and Community Woodlands decisions, 29 November 2021

Local Places for Nature and Community Woodlands decisions, 29 November 2021

Schedule of Decisions made by the Wales Environmental Growth Fund Panel (a sub-set of trustees), 29 November 2021

We are distributing the Wales Environmental Growth Fund in partnership with Welsh Government.

Local Places for Nature: A capital grant scheme to enable communities in Wales to acquire, restore and enhance nature.

Community Woodlands: A capital grant scheme for projects to restore, create, connect and manage community woodlands in Wales.

15 Minutes Heritage Grants: Grants of between £3,000 and £10,000 for capital projects in Wales that will encourage engagement with local heritage.

Schedule of Decisions

#COED 'Haenau Digonedd' Gardd Goedwigol Gynmunedol NATUREWISE Community Forest Garden 'Layers of Abundance'

Applicant: Naturewise Community Forest Garden CIC

Decision: Award Grant of £36,996 (100%)

#15Minutes2 – National Park Digital Archaeology Interpretation

Applicant: Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Trust

Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (66.67%)

#15minutes2 Melin Daron – Outbuilding

Applicant: Melin Daron cyf

Decision: Reject

#15Minutes2 Snowdonia Slate Trail end features

Applicant: Snowdonia Slate Trail Trust

Decision: Award Grant of £3,000 (50%)

#15Minutes2 Pilgrim Art Trail

Applicant: Dyffryn Clwyd Mission Area

Decision: Reject

#15minutes2 WW2 Pillbox

Applicant: Pontypridd Town Council

Decision: Award Grant of £7,100 (89.87%)

#15Minutes2 Mosaig Glynllifon

Applicant: Cyngor Gwynedd

Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (83.33%)

#15Minutes2 A celebration of Carreghofa

Applicant: Carreghofa County Primary School

Decision: Award Grant of £5,000 (100%)

#15Minutes2 St Ilan Community Facilities

Applicant: The Benefice Of Eglwysilan And Caerphilly PCC

Decision: Reject

#15minutes2 Female shower room and toilet modernisation

Applicant: Royal Welsh Yacht Club

Decision: Reject

#15minutes2 Parish of South West Gower – connecting people with their heritage

Applicant: Parish of South West Gower

Decision: Award Grant of £9,880 (100%)

#15minutes2 – Darganfod lleisiau Ty Mawr – Discovering Ty Mawr's voices

Applicant: The National Trust For Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty

Decision: Award Grant of £9,222 (100%)

#15minutes2 Prosiect Arddangosfa Pier Garth Bangor / Bangor Garth Pier Exhibition Project

Applicant: Bangor City Council

Decision: Award Grant of £5,000 (100%)

#15minutes2 Connecting with Conwy

Applicant: Royal Cambrian Academy of Art

Decision: Reject

#15minutes2 Walking Whitchurch Heritage, Cerdded Treftadaeth yr Eglwys Newydd


Decision: Award Grant of £8,505 (100%)

#15minutes2 Prosiect Amgylcheddol Tremadog Environmental Projects

Applicant: Tremadog 200

Decision: Reject

#15minutes2 makeBeddgelerthistory

Applicant: Keep Beddgelert Tidy

Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (95.24%)

#15Minutes2: LGBTQIA+ Cardiff Bike Tour

Applicant: SpokesPerson CIC

Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (100%)

#15Minutes2 15 Minute Heritage – Thomas & Williams – An Inspiration

Applicant: Parish of Aberdare

Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (100%)

#15minutes2 Llun Richard Wilson ger Llyn Nantlle

Applicant: Dyffryn Nantlle 20/20

Decision: Award Grant of £4,290 (100%)

#15minutes2 Local interpretation boards


Decision: Award Grant of £8,250 (94.29%)

#15minutes2 Bwlchygroes – Ein Hanes Ni

Applicant: Bwlchygroes Community Hall Committee

Decision: Award Grant of £9,460 (100%)

#15minutes2 Ffrwyth y Coed

Applicant: Cymdeithas Plant y Bryn

Decision: Award Grant of £8,660 (80.93%)

#15minutes2 Walk: The Brecon Story

Applicant: The Dean & Chapter of Brecon Cathedral t/a Brecon Heritage & Cultural Network

Decision: Award Grant of £9,890 (90.82%)

#15minutes2 Viva Pencraig!

Applicant: TeliMôn Cyf

Decision: Award Grant of £9,277 (53.7%)

#15minutes2 Taith Tre'r Ceiri

Applicant: Hafod Ceiri

Decision: Award Grant of £4,455 (100%)

#15minutes2 Additional rest rooms in the cells of Caernarfon Court

Applicant: Courthouse Entertainments Ltd

Decision: Reject

#15Minutes2 Sheltering Jersey Park for the Community

Applicant: Friends of Jersey Park

Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (50%)

#15Minutes2 – Imagine Trail (Arts and Culture)

Applicant: TAPE Community Music and Film

Decision: Reject

#15Minutes2 Guildhall Cells

Applicant: Llantrisant Guildhall CIO

Decision: Reject

#15Minutes2 William Marshal Statue

Applicant: Pembroke and Monkton Local History Society

Decision: Reject

#15minutes2 – Holyhead: Story of a Port

Applicant: Holyhead Maritime Museum

Decision: Reject

#15Minutes2 Parc yr Esgob Hanes a Chof: Capturing, Digitising and Sharing our Stories


Decision: Award Grant of £7,590 (100%)

#15Minutes2 – Wats Dyke, Rhosddu, Wrexham

Applicant: Rhosddu Community Council

Decision: Award Grant of £3,965 (100%)

#15Minutes2 The Railway in Ruthin: Past and Present

Applicant: Ruthin and District Civic Association

Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (100%)

#15Minutes2 Sharing our Heritage / Shaping our Future: the former St Luke's and Circus Eruption

Applicant: Circus Eruption

Decision: Award Grant of £9,958 (100%)

#15minutes2 Dyffryn Nantlle and Dorothea: Dialogue and Discovery

Applicant: Dorothea Pumped Hydro Limited

Decision: Reject

#15minutes2 Llandaff Civil Defence Project

Applicant: Insole Court Trust

Decision: Reject