Heritage Emergency Fund decisions 13 July 2020

Schedule of Decisions under delegated powers to the Heritage Emergency Fund Decision Panel on 13 July 2020

Heritage Emergency Fund grants are for organisations that have previously received our funding and are now at risk due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

Grants cover essential costs for the next four months to help organisations:

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

 

Heritage Emergency Fund 

Applicant: Somerset and Dorset Heritage Trust

Decision: Reject

Applicant: Barnardo's

Decision: Reject

Applicant: St Stephen’s Roman Catholic Church Blairgowrie

Decision: Reject

Applicant: Beith Parish Church

Decision: Award grant of £1,700

Applicant: Dorset Wildlife Trust

Decision: Award grant of £127,300

Applicant: Bath Preservation Trust

Decision: Award grant of £177,300

Applicant: Jane Austen's House Museum

Decision: Award grant of £123,000

Applicant: Royal Academy of Arts

Decision: Award grant of £250,000

Applicant: The Ffestiniog Railway Company

Decision: Award grant of £250,000  

Applicant: National Botanic Garden of Wales

Decision: Award grant of £247,700

Applicant: The Common Room of the Great North Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £170,500

Applicant: South London Botanical Institute

Decision: Award grant of £18,300

Applicant: The Sharpham Trust

Decision: Award grant of £50,000

Applicant: Guildford Cathedral

Decision: Award grant of £23,100

Applicant: SLT building preservation trust ltd

Decision: Award grant of £40,400

Applicant: The New Forest Heritage Trust (formerly the New Forest Ninth Centenary Trust)

Decision: Award grant of £48,500

Applicant: The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

Decision: Award grant of £45,400

Applicant: Woodchester Mansion Trust

Decision: Award grant of £27,700

Applicant: Nautical Archaeology Society

Decision: Award grant of £13,600

Applicant: The Tank Museum

Decision: Award grant of £49,700

Applicant: Toynbee Hall

Decision: Award grant of £50,000

Applicant: Peterborough Environment City Trust

Decision: Award grant of £50,000

Applicant: Ludlow PCC

Decision: Award grant of £34,800

Applicant: Lord Leycester Hospital

Decision: Award grant of £36,000

Applicant: Freedom Arts

Decision: Award grant of £31,500

Applicant: Green Light Trust

Decision: Award grant of £36,400

Applicant: Heckington Windmill Trust

Decision: Award grant of £25,700

Applicant: Vintage Trains Charitable Trust

Decision: Award grant of £49,900

Applicant: South Yorkshire Biodiversity Research Group

Decision: Award grant of £13,900

Applicant: Selby Abbey

Decision: Award grant of £32,300

Applicant: Big Heritage CIC

Decision: Award grant of £35,200

Applicant: Natural History Society of Northumbria

Decision: Award grant of £49,300

Applicant: The Ellenroad Trust

Decision: Award grant of £14,600

Applicant: Lagan Legacy

Decision: Award grant of £23,700

Applicant: Campbeltown Community Business Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £49,900

Applicant: Haddo Country Park Forum Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £37,400

Applicant: The Japanese Garden at Cowden Castle SCIO

Decision: Award grant of £40,200

Applicant: Tywi Gateway Trust

Decision: Award grant of £31,000

Applicant: The Langholm Initiative

Decision: Award grant of £34,000

Applicant: GWILI RAILWAY COMPANY

Decision: Award grant of £22,400

Applicant: Amgueddfa Hanesyddol a Morwrol a Chanolfan Astudaethau  Llyn

Decision: Award grant of £24,500

Applicant: The PCC of St Mary Stoke Newington

Decision: Reject

Applicant: Somerset & Dorset Railway Trust Ltd

Decision: Award grant of £4,300

Applicant: Dover Transport Museum

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

Applicant: The Poetry Archive

Decision: Award grant of £8,400

Applicant: The Parochial Church Council of St Leonard's Flamstead

Decision: Award grant of £5,700

Applicant: Aldeburgh Museum Charitable Trust

Decision: Award grant of £4,500

Applicant: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

Applicant: Knebworth House Education and Preservation Trust

Decision: Award grant of £9,100

Applicant: Enter CIC

Decision: Award grant of £6,800

Applicant: St Anns Parish Charity

Decision: Award grant of £6,000

Applicant: York Army Museum

Decision: Award grant of £9,600

Applicant: Friends of Burnage Library

Decision: Award grant of £5,600

Applicant: Belfast Archive Project

Decision: Award grant of £6,700

Applicant: Áras Mhic Reachtain

Decision: Award grant of £3,700

Applicant: Glór na Móna Teo

Decision: Award grant of £5,800

Applicant: Kilwarlin Moravian Church

Decision: Award grant of £9,000

Applicant: Ullapool Museum Trust

Decision: Award grant of £3,100

Applicant: Canterbury Archaeological Trust

Decision: Award grant of £9,700

Applicant: Bournemouth Poole Orthodox Christian Foundation

Decision: Award grant of £5,800

Applicant: Community Advice and Support Services (CAASS UK)

Decision: Reject

Applicant: Cambria Trust

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

Applicant: Marine Conservation Research International

Decision: Award grant of £10,000

Applicant: LearnPlay Foundation

Decision: Award grant of £5,000

Applicant: Renfrewshire Witch Hunt 1697

Decision: Award grant of £5,500

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 reopening 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: Health Action Charity Organisation (HACO)

Decision: Award grant increase of £6,100 to make a total grant of £18,200

Applicant: St Paul Old Ford

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,500 to make a total grant of £39,000

Applicant: The Magdalen Environmental Trust

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,900 to make a total grant of £40,500

Applicant: The Devon and Exeter Institution

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £35,000

Applicant: Exeter Historic Buildings Trust

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,300 to make a total grant of £42,800

Applicant: Ambios Ltd

Decision: Award grant increase of £7,900 to make a total grant of £45,900

Applicant: Quainton Railway Society Ltd/Bucks Railway Centre

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,500 to make a total grant of £40,000

Applicant: Shire Hall (Dorchester) Trust

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £59,500

Applicant: Strathspey Railway Company Ltd.

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £55,500

Applicant: Collective

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £46,200  

Applicant: Royal Zoological Society of Scotland

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £59,600

Applicant: St Anne's Cathedral

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,900 to make a total grant of £53,200

Applicant: Ballylough Living History Trust

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £20,000

Applicant: Clifton House Centre Limited

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,900 to make a total grant of £28,800

Applicant: Railway Preservation Society of Ireland

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £29,500

Applicant: HERe NI

Decision: Award grant increase of £6,000 to make a total grant of £30,100

Applicant: East Anglia Transport Museum

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,800 to make a total grant of £17,000

Applicant: Thames Sailing Barge Trust

Decision: Award grant increase of £5,900 to make a total grant of £31,100

Applicant: Learning Through the Arts CIC

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £13,100

Applicant: Nene Valley Railway Ltd

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,500 to make a total grant of £56,500

Applicant: Moseley Road Baths CIO

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £18,300

Applicant: Nishkam Civic Association

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £59,000

Applicant: The Guild of St Mary's Centre, Lichfield

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £19,400

Applicant: North Tyneside Disability Forum

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £21,000

Applicant: Blyth Tall Ship

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £47,100

Applicant: DigVentures

Decision: Award grant increase of £10,000 to make a total grant of £60,000

Applicant: The Modernist Society

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,900 to make a total grant of £19,300

Applicant: Leigh Building Preservation Trust

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,600 to make a total grant of £23,500

Applicant: Sunderland Music, Arts & Culture Trust

Decision: Award grant increase of £9,900 to make a total grant of £18,500