From the iconic Hadrian’s Wall, the Lake District fells and the dales and moors of Yorkshire, the North’s rich heritage and communities are incredibly diverse.
  • David Renwick is Director of England, North.
  • Nathan Lee is Head of Engagement, England, North
  • Ivor Crowther is Head of Investment, England, North

Contact us


Telephone: 0113 388 8030 (Monday to Friday, 9.00am–5.00pm)
Offices 20-22 Park House, Park Square West, Leeds, LS1 2PW


Telephone: 0161 200 8470 (Monday to Friday, 9.00am–5.00pm)
111 Piccadilly, Manchester M1 2HY


Telephone: 0191 249 6214 (Monday to Friday, 9.00am–5.00pm)
Live Theatre, Broad Chare, Quayside, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3DQ

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Upcoming events

Our regular funding workshops and advice sessions are a great opportunity to find out about our funding, get tips on how to make a good application and network with other organisations from your area.

You can also find out what’s going on across the UK in our events calendar.



Unmissable openings this autumn

Wherever you live - or whatever you enjoy doing - this autumn sees an exciting array of National Lottery-funded attractions opening across the country.


Making friends through heritage: four stories

Nelli and Zara Aratta: Armenian Heritage in the North West Zara, project manager: We were organising a food event on Albert Square and I posted about it on Facebook to see if people would like to take part. Nelli messaged me straight away saying that she would make a few dishes and bake a cake.