Wales: delegated decisions December 2021
National Lottery Grants for Heritage
Project Title: Sensory garden
Applicant: Pentre Farm CIC
Project Summary: Creation of a sensory garden at Pentre Farm that provided outdoor activity and therapies to the wider community.
Project Title: History of Me: Stories Across Generations
Project Summary: Gather, record and share stories to a wider audience. Deliver research events, training, and group activities. Improve knowledge and acceptance of cultural diversity in Wales.
Project Title: Plants Tell Stories Too
Applicant: Green valley wellbeing group
Project Summary: Installation of bilingual interpretation for a pollinator time trail located in Abercynon Sports Centre grounds, Parc Abercynon. Create a one year heritage trainee post for a young person who is not in education, employment or training.
Decision: Award grant of £10,000
Project Title: Bell tower repairs at St Dubricius Church, Llanvaches
Applicant: Llanvaches Parochial Church Council
Project Summary: repair the bell tower at St Dubricius Church, Llanvaches
Project Title: Seventy Memories for Seventy Years on the Throne
Applicant: Cymru Creations
Project Summary: engage a range of people in five areas of Gwent to create 14 short films per area focusing on how life has changed since 1952.
Project Title: Bawso BME Oral Stories
Project Summary: work in partnership with the National Museum Wales and the University of South Wales. Produce 30 digital stories and oral histories from ethnically diverse women survivors of gender-based violence.
Project Title: Intercultural Heritage Wales
Applicant: The Mentor Ring Ltd
Project Summary: celebrate the diverse culture and heritage of South Asian, Black and Welsh communities in Wales through cooking, sport and arts.
Project Title: Golden years of twinning
Applicant: Cardigan Brioude Twinning Committee
Project Summary: The project would celebrate the 50th anniversary of the twinning of Cardigan, Ceredigion and Brioude, Auvergne – France with the creation of a new commemorative mosaic in the public Brioude gardens in lower Cardigan.
Decision: Award grant of £4,000
Project Title: Canolfan Dreftadaeth Hengwrt
Applicant: Menter Dinefwr
Project Summary: The project will establish a new heritage centre within the newly renovated community centre based in the historic Hengwrt building in Llandeilo.
Decision: Award grant of £167,000