Heritage Emergency Fund decisions 10 August 2020

Schedule of Decisions under delegated powers to the Heritage Emergency Fund Decision Panel on 10 August 2020

From April-July 2020 our £50m Heritage Emergency Fund offered £3,000-£250,000 grants to organisations that had previously received our funding and were at risk due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

Grants covered essential costs to help organisations:

  • deal with immediate risks and become more stable
  • look towards longer-term recovery

 

Heritage Emergency Fund

 

Applicant: Modus Arts CIC

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Claque Theatre

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Devon Development Education

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Sheffield Cathedral

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Lancaster Royal Grammar School (Charity)

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Dry Water North East Ltd

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Paisley Peoples Archive

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Decision: Award grant of £249,400

 

Applicant: Bath Abbey

Decision: Award grant of £155,800

 

Applicant: Steamship Freshspring Trust

Decision: Award grant of £17,200

 

Applicant: The Palace Trust

Decision: Award grant of £250,000

 

Applicant: Royal Albert Hall

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Zoological Society of London

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Sussex Archaeological Society

Decision: Award grant of £250,000

 

Applicant: Kew Bridge Engines Trust & Water Supply Museum t/a London Museum of Water & Steam

Decision: Award grant of £120,800

 

Applicant: Truro Cathedral

Decision: Award grant of £90,200

 

Applicant: Chelsea Physic Garden

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Watts Gallery Trust

Decision: Award grant of £243,000

 

Applicant: SS Great Britain Trust

Decision: Award grant of £250,000

 

Applicant: Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust

Decision: Award grant of £149,900

 

Applicant: Compton Verney House Trust

Decision: Award grant of £223,500

 

Applicant: Luton Cultural Services Trust

Decision: Award grant of £67,700

 

Applicant: Richard Ormonde Shuttleworth Remembrance Trust

Decision: Award grant of £118,000

 

Applicant: Loughborough Bellfoundry Trust

Decision: Award grant of £93,300

 

Applicant: Marine Conservation Society

Decision: Award grant of £141,800

 

Applicant: Hopetoun House Preservation Trust

Decision: Award grant of £129,000

 

Applicant: The Scottish National Memorial to David Livingstone Trust

Decision: Award grant of £141,800

 

Applicant: Horsecross Arts Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £60,800

 

Applicant: National Trust for Scotland

Decision: Award grant of £250,000

 

Applicant: Glasgow Life, Glasgow Museums

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Gladstone's Library

Decision: Award grant of £100,200

 

Applicant: Teign Heritage

Decision: Award grant of £11,800

 

Applicant: Soldiers of Oxfordshire

Decision: Award grant of £24,400

 

Applicant: Hampshire Cultural Trust

Decision: Award grant of £41,700

 

Applicant: The Marlowe Trust

Decision: Award grant of £49,500

 

Applicant: Amberley Museum & Heritage Centre

Decision: Award grant of £50,000

 

Applicant: Daisi

Decision: Award grant of £28,800

 

Applicant: Cullompton Walronds Preservation Trust

Decision: Award grant of £15,000

 

Applicant: All Saints Church, Kingston

Decision: Award grant of £43,300

 

Applicant: The Swanage Pier Trust

Decision: Award grant of £46,200

 

Applicant: St Barnabas Church

Decision: Award grant of £20,700

 

Applicant: Conway Hall (Conway Hall Ethical Society)

Decision: Award grant of £46,300

 

Applicant: West Somerset Steam Railway Trust

Decision: Award grant of £28,700

 

Applicant: The West House & Heath Robinson Museum Trust

Decision: Award grant of £21,600

 

Applicant: Thames Estuary Partnership

Decision: Award grant of £48,700

 

Applicant: Erasmus Darwin Foundation

Decision: Award grant of £19,000

 

Applicant: Rockingham Forest Trust

Decision: Award grant of £48,000

 

Applicant: Shropshire Wildlife Trust

Decision: Award grant of £39,000

 

Applicant: The Farmland Museum

Decision: Award grant of £28,600

 

Applicant: Norfolk Wildlife Trust (NWT)

Decision: Award grant of £48,000

 

Applicant: Suffolk Wildlife Trust

Decision: Award grant of £49,200

 

Applicant: Museum of East Anglian Life

Decision: Award grant of £48,800

 

Applicant: Chatsworth House Trust

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire

Decision: Award grant of £47,000

 

Applicant: Catcher Media Social CIC

Decision: Award grant of £21,300

 

Applicant: Sporting Heritage

Decision: Award grant of £44,400

 

Applicant: Millom Folk Museum

Decision: Award grant of £17,800

 

Applicant: Alchemy Arts Limited

Decision: Award grant of £15,700

 

Applicant: Settle Stories Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £39,200

 

Applicant: Kiplin Hall CIO

Decision: Award grant of £29,300

 

Applicant: Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

Decision: Award grant of £50,000

 

Applicant: Yorkshire Film Archive

Decision: Award grant of £34,500

 

Applicant: The Quilters' Guild of the British Isles

Decision: Award grant of £48,100

 

Applicant: People's History Museum

Decision: Award grant of £33,100

 

Applicant: Deaf Ex-Mainstreamers Group Ltd (DEX)

Decision: Award grant of £10,700

 

Applicant: Africa Caribbean Support Organisation of Northern Ireland (ACSONI)

Decision: Award grant of £20,000

 

Applicant: GalGael Trust

Decision: Award grant of £39,700

 

Applicant: Greenspace Scotland

Decision: Award grant of £37,100

 

Applicant: Bannockburn House Trust

Decision: Award grant of £40,000

 

Applicant: Cotesbach Educational Trust

Decision: Award grant of £18,000

 

Applicant: The Sidney Nolan Trust

Decision: Award grant of £50,000

 

Applicant: BACKLIT

Decision: Award grant of £14,700

 

Applicant: Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society

Decision: Award grant of £36,400

 

Applicant: Old Mansfield Woodhouse Society - Mansfield Woodhouse Heritage Link

Decision: Award grant of £19,400

 

Applicant: The Architecture School for Children (TASC) CIC

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: National Mining Museum Scotland Trust

Decision: Award grant of £49,900

 

Applicant: LEITH THEATRE TRUST

Decision: Award grant of £49,000

 

Applicant: St Machar's Cathedral, Aberdeen

Decision: Award grant of £24,100

 

Applicant: Scottish Fisheries Museum Trust

Decision: Award grant of £42,600

 

Applicant: Kilmartin Museum Company LTD

Decision: Award grant of £30,000

 

Applicant: Talyllyn Holdings Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £45,700

 

Applicant: St Michael and All Angels Church, Middlewich

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Gritty Films Limited

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: People's Palace Projects

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Diversity House Limited

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Learn 2 Achieve Ltd

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: 2NQ Ltd

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum

Decision: Award grant of £7,400

 

Applicant: The Sidney Sime Gallery

Decision: Award grant of £8,200

 

Applicant: Lynher River Barge CIC

Decision: Award grant of £9,900

 

Applicant: Aurelius Productions CIC

Decision: Award grant of £3,400

 

Applicant: Churches Conservation Trust

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

 

Applicant: The William Morris Society

Decision: Award grant of £6,600

 

Applicant: Discover Decrypt

Decision: Award grant of £9,800

 

Applicant: 100 Homes Project Stonehouse

Decision: Award grant of £8,600

 

Applicant: Looe Development Trust

Decision: Award grant of £6,300

 

Applicant: St Peter's Church, Windrush, Gloucestershire

Decision: Award grant of £4,700

 

Applicant: New Theatre Royal

Decision: Award grant of £4,800

 

Applicant: Newham New Deal Partnership

Decision: Award grant of £8,400

 

Applicant: Legacy WM

Decision: Award grant of £9,700

 

Applicant: The Restoration Trust

Decision: Award grant of £9,800

 

Applicant: Kingsland Parochial Church Council

Decision: Award grant of £6,000

 

Applicant: Chilli Studios (Newcastle and Gateshead Art Studio) Limited

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

 

Applicant: Parish of Upper Coquetdale

Decision: Award grant of £7,900

 

Applicant: Greening Wingrove Community Interest Company

Decision: Award grant of £8,900

 

Applicant: Fusilier Museum and Learning Centre

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

 

Applicant: History in Action CIC

Decision: Award grant of £5,400

 

Applicant: The Silk Heritage Trust

Decision: Award grant of £8,900

 

Applicant: Landscape Heritage Research Foundation

Decision: Award grant of £8,100

 

Applicant: Hyde Chapel

Decision: Award grant of £9,600

 

Applicant: Hive/formerly Kirkgate Studios and Workshops

Decision: Award grant of £5,000

 

Applicant: All Saints Thelwall Parochial Church Council (PCC)

Decision: Award grant of £5,600

 

Applicant: Let’s Go (Yorkshire)

Decision: Award grant of £6,900

 

Applicant: Carleton Street Community Association

Decision: Award grant of £8,100

 

Applicant: Lough Neagh Partnership Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £9,600

 

Applicant: Fáilte Feirste Thiar (James Connolly Visitor Centre)

Decision: Award grant of £9,900

 

Applicant: Armagh Robinson Library

Decision: Award grant of £5,300

 

Applicant: R-Space Gallery

Decision: Award grant of £6,200

 

Applicant: Carntogher Community Association

Decision: Award grant of £9,900

 

Applicant: Crescent Arts Centre

Decision: Award grant of £4,200

 

Applicant: St. Edith's Church, Coates by Stow, Lincoln

Decision: Award grant of £5,900

 

Applicant: Northfield Arts Forum

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Saint Leonard, Middleton

Decision: Award grant of £3,000

 

Applicant: Helmsdale Heritage and Arts Society

Decision: Award grant of £9,000

 

Applicant: Culag Community Woodland Trust Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £4,400

 

Applicant: Mythstories

Decision: Award grant of £6,400

 

Applicant: Cwmni Plas Glyn-y-Weddw Limited

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

 

Applicant: Edinburgh Napier University

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Strike a Light - Arts & Heritage CIC

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Clio's Company

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Creative Youth/The International Youth Arts Festival

Decision: Reject

 

Applicant: Young Actors Theatre Islington

Decision: Reject

 

Heritage Emergency Fund – grant increases

We reissued our application guidance on 18 June to include provision for reopening costs. Organisations that applied to the £3,000-£50,000 level of funding before this date were given the opportunity to apply for a grant increase of up to £10,000 to cover these costs.

Funding for reopening costs was available at the Heritage Emergency Fund £50,000- £250,000 level of funding since its introduction on 21 May.

 

Applicant: Friends of Cressing Temple Gardens

Decision: Award grant increase of £4,800 to make a total grant of £8,500