National Lottery Grants for Heritage £3,000 - £10,000
Friends of Grant Thorold Park
Applicant: East Marsh Involve
Project description: Research the history of Grant-Thorold Park and to promote a positive image of the East Marsh area.
Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (100%)
The Atlantic, the Mersey & Me
Applicant: Hand Of Ltd
Project description: Engage school children with special needs with the heritage of the Second World War in Liverpool.
Decision: Award Grant of £9,600 (84%)
Forest School Outdoor Classroom
Applicant: St Nicholas Primary School
Project description: Build an outdoor classroom so the school can increase and enhance their provision for forest school sessions.
Improve Kirklees Valley Nature Reserve Access
Applicant: Tottington St John's Cricket Club
Project description: Repair a pedestrian-only access route to Tottington St John’s Cricket Club in Bury. The access route links the sports ground to the Kirklees Trail, part of the Kirklees Valley Local Nature Reserve. Additional improvements would provide disabled access.
The Day War Broke Out
Applicant: Netherton Feelgood Factory
Project description: Involve local people primarily with health problems in exploring the heritage of Netherton in Sefton, Liverpool prior to 1939 and during the beginning of the Second World War.
Decision: Award Grant of £4,600 (98%)
Harton Grange Seaside Garden of Well-Being
Applicant: The Harton Hinnies
Project description: Engage people with the natural heritage of the South Shields coastline, through activities combining nature with arts and crafts.
Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (100%)
The Heritage 100, A series of collectable walks from across County Durham
Applicant: Consett Hiking Group
Project description: Five walks will be developed as a pilot project to engage the local community in nature and highlight the community, industrial and religious heritage of the County Durham area.
Decision: Award Grant of £9,900 (100%)
Historic Whitby Coble Restoration
Applicant: Craig Proctor
Project description: Restore the Coble boat Njord to her original condition.
Black History Month
Applicant: RCCG Living Faith Sunderland
Project description: Organise a one-day Black History Month event.
National Lottery Grants for Heritage £10,000 - £100,000
Matcham Resilience Project
Applicant: Wakefield Theatre Trust
Project description: Undertake a number of pieces of work and deliver activities that will help the theatre build its volunteer base, increase its capacity and become more financially sustainable.
Decision: Award Grant of £98,300 (95%)
Strategic Lead for Culture
Applicant: North East Lincolnshire Council
Project description: Put in place a new post within North East Lincolnshire Council that will co-ordinate the initial implementation of their new culture and heritage framework and ensure that local partners and the community can play a central role in its delivery.
Decision: Award Grant of £50,000 (25%)
We Are Worktown
Applicant: Live from Worktown
Project description: Research the Mass Observation Worktown Study of 1937-1940 and engage Bolton’s communities with the town's industrial heritage.
From Prejudice to Pride - the later years
Applicant: Body Positive
Project description: Engage a range of individuals and groups to explore 50 years of LGBT+ heritage in Cheshire and make it publicly accessible through a touring exhibition, learning resources and online archive.
Decision: Award Grant of £47,000 (90%)
Hand and Heart : Preserving South Asian Textile Heritage of Manchester
Applicant: Creative Design & Manufacture UK Limited
Project description: Explore the heritage of South Asian and British textiles, focusing on Manchester. CDM will work with people from diverse communities across Manchester in a project which will uncover the stories and textile practices of people who migrated to the area from South Asia after the Second World War.
Decision: Award Grant of £42,700 (100%)
Chorley Celebrates Myles Standish 1620-2020
Applicant: Chorley Heritage Support Group
Project description: Heighten knowledge of Myles Standish, the purportedly Lancashire-born, military advisor to the Pilgrim Fathers.
Decision: Award Grant of £35,500 (92%)
Ellenroad- a warmer welcome
Applicant: Ellenroad Trust Limited
Project description: Improve access and update interpretation at the Ellenroad Steam Museum, a Scheduled Monument in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, enhancing the visitor experience and offering improved volunteering opportunities.
Decision: Award Grant of £49,900 (94%)