England, Midlands & East: Committee decisions March 2023

England, Midlands & East: Committee decisions March 2023

Schedule of decisions for The National Lottery Heritage Fund Committee for England, Midlands & East meetings in March 2023.

1 March 2023

SFF Delivery round applications 

Project Title: Unearthed: Forgotten Histories

Applicant: Serendipity Artist Movement Ltd

Decision: Award Grant of £729,438 (81% of total costs)

SFF Development round applications 

Project Title: 'Caring For Our Roots' - Deopham St Andrews

Applicant: High Oak Parochial Church Council

Decision: Award Development grant of £48,955 (77% of eligible development costs) and potential delivery grant of £352,271 (78% of total costs)

Project Title: Celebrating the Cascade at Chatsworth

Applicant: Chatsworth House Trust

Decision: Award Development grant of £422,111 (65% of eligible development costs) and potential delivery grant of £4,326,390 (65% of total costs)

Project Title: Watford Heritage Hub - re-imagining and re-vitalising Watford's Museum and Heritage Service

Applicant: Watford Borough Council

Decision: Award Development grant of £68,679 (39% of eligible development costs) and potential delivery grant of £1,930,281 (61% of total costs)

Project Title: Your Heritage Your Future (YHYF)

Applicant: YMCA Leicestershire

Decision: Award Development grant of £160,408 (90% of eligible development costs) and potential delivery grant of £2,287,795 (90% of total costs)

Project Title: Heart of the Park

Applicant: The Whitworth Centre

Decision: Award Development grant of £123,782 (73% of eligible development costs) and potential delivery grant of £807,897 (83% of total costs)

SF4 Grant Increases 

Project Title: Powering Forward: Re-energising the visitor and learning experience

Applicant: Museum of Power

Decision: Award Grant increase of £745,595 to make a total grant of £1,636,295 with a grant percentage change from 76% to 85% of total costs.

Project Title: Reviving an Artist’s Birthplace: A National Centre for Gainsborough

Applicant: Gainsborough's House Society

Decision: Award Grant increase of £689,000 to make a total grant of £5,755,200 (69% of total costs)

SFF Grant Increases

Project Title: Nene Park: Your Community Greenspace

Applicant: Nene Park Trust

Decision: Award Grant increase of £362,757 to make a total grant of £2,327,757 (66% of total costs)

21 March 2023

SFF Development round applications

Project Title: St Osyth Priory and Parish Trust Heritage Enterprise: The Development of the Tithe Barn and Old Dairy

Applicant: St Osyth Priory and Parish Trust

Decision: Reject