England, Midlands & East: committee decisions November 2019

Schedule of Decisions for National Lottery Heritage Fund Committee for England, Midlands & East meeting on 26 November 2019.

SFF delivery round applications

Rescuing and Restoring Sudbury Gasworks

Applicant: Sudbury Gasworks Restoration Trust Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £1,377,800 (70%)

Rendlesham Revealed, Anglo-Saxon life in south-east Suffolk

Applicant: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service

Decision: Award grant of £517,300 (71%)

Boultham Park Lake Restoration

Applicant: City of Lincoln Council

Decision: Award grant of £658,700 (56%)

Conserving Herefordshire's Ice Age Ponds

Applicant: The Herefordshire Wildlife Trust Limited

Decision: Award grant of £252,600 (79%)

Everything to Everybody

Applicant: University of Birmingham

Decision: Award grant of £675,200 (67%)

St Mary's Beeston - Repairs, Careers and Community Engagement

Applicant: Beeston Parochial Church Council

Decision: Award grant of £230,300 (78%)

SFF development round applications

Our Market Place

Applicant: Caistor and District Community Trust Ltd

Decision: Development grant of £102,000 (58%) and potential delivery grant of £700,000 (46%)

Dysart Park - a hidden gem

Applicant: South Kesteven District Council

Decision: Reject

Tower of Strength

Applicant: Brightlingsea Parochial Church Council

Decision: Development grant of £61,000 (71%) and potential delivery grant of £368,000 (71%)

Divine Beauty

Applicant: Birmingham Cathedral

Decision: Development grant of £81,900 (61%) and potential delivery grant of £486,700 (68%)

Museum of Food: a Masterplan for MEAL

Applicant: Museum of East Anglian Life

Decision: Reject

Watermeadows - Unlocking Towcester's Heritage

Applicant: South Northamptonshire Council

Decision: Development grant of £37,200 (64%) and potential delivery grant of £427,500 (56%)

Creating a Museum of Scouting

Applicant: The Scout Association

Decision: Development grant of £250,000 (40%) and potential delivery grant of £2,250,000 (30%)

Turning Tragedy Into Opportunity

Applicant: St Mary the Virgin, Gamlingay

Decision: Reject

SFF Single Stage £100,000–£250,000 applications

Opening the Gates to Everyone

Applicant: Historic Coventry Trust

Decision: Award grant of £249,000 (49%)

City of Empire to City of Diversity

Applicant: Sampad (South Asian Arts Development)

Decision: Award grant of £177,400 (90%)

Thetford Guildhall Heritage Hub

Applicant: Thetford Town Council

Decision: Award grant of £168,700 (40%)

Celebrating 50 Years

Applicant: Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)

Decision: Award grant of £129,000 (80%)

Snapping the Stiletto: Campaigning for Equality

Applicant: Essex County Council 

Decision: Award grant of £207,100 (98%)

Buried Bouskell

Applicant: Blaby District Council

Decision: Award grant of £156,000 (90%)

Breathing new life into St Benedict’s, Scrivelsby

Applicant: Scrivelsby with Dalderby PCC

Decision: Award grant of £180,000 (68%)

The Spirit of Wartime Sherwood

Applicant: The Sherwood Forest Trust

Decision: Award grant of £151,100 (95%)

Wirksworth St Mary’s nave roof repairs and heritage interpretation

Applicant: St Mary’s Parochial Church Council, Wirksworth

Decision: Award grant of £120,000 (62%)

Development of Gresham’s Heritage Church

Applicant: All Saints Gresham PCC

Decision: Award grant of £140,900 (73%)

Mother Oyster and her Super Spat

Applicant: Zoological Society of London

Decision: Award grant of £225,165 (85%)