Wales: delegated decisions October 2023
Schedule of Decisions
LLANFAIR COMMUNITY CLOCK
Applicant: FRIENDS OF THE LLANFAIR CLOCK, POWYS
Project description: We would like to restore a heritage clock which has stopped working and to restore the important clock face located on the external tower wall.
Valleys Voices – A Living History/Lleisiau'r Cymoedd – Hanes byw
Applicant: Valleys Kids, RHONDDA CYNON TAF
Project description: Valleys Kids, a community-led regeneration charity with bases in many communities across RCT, is uniquely placed to record, publicise and share the stories of individuals, families, and agencies across all sectors and strata in society. Together, these would comprise a living history of the valleys throughout the past 40 years
Decision: Award Grant of £240,900.00 (100%)
What Once Stood
Applicant: Linc Cymru Housing Association, NEATH PORT TALBOT
Project description; Our ambition is to involve those with emotional connection to the two school buildings before they are demolished and empower the wider community to have a voice in preserving the local heritage of these sites for future generations
Learning and Wellbeing
Applicant: Red Brand Media Ltd, CARMARTHENSHIRE
Project description: Learning and Wellbeing is a multi partnership project that will combine walking along the millennium coastal path from Pembrey to Ferryside with learning about the second world war invasion defences.
Memories from the Dance Floor Cymru
Applicant: Memories from the Dance Floor CIC, CARDIFF
Project description: Memories from the Dance Floor Cymru is an audio heritage project. It is the proposed second season of the highly successful podcast Memories from the Dance Floor.
Decision: Award grant of £31,424.00 (100%)
MACHYNLLETH OLD STABLES/HEN STABLAU PHASE 1
Applicant: Machynlleth Town Council, POWYS
Project description: The overarching idea is to turn a public liability into a public asset, to conserve a valuable building, to support the economy and well-being of the local community, and to give people the opportunity to engage with heritage.
Decision: Award grant of £214,171.00 (35.73%)
Museums and Galleries North Wales
Applicant: North Wales Tourism – Cwmni Twristiaeth Gogledd Cymru, CONWY
Project description: Our idea is to create a comprehensive list and raise awareness of the museums and galleries in North Wales. Our focus is on promoting these heritage sites to both domestic and international tourists, as well as the local community. We have created a comprehensive digital brochure showcasing all our museums and galleries, we now want to build on this start
Decision: Award grant of £8,100.00 (100%)
Menai Straits Community Heritage Sailing Project
Applicant: Menai Strait's Heritage Sailing, ISLE OF ANGLESEY
Project description: The Project has 3 main elements within a transformational community, cultural and heritage building initiative, the aims of which believe resonate well with the key objectives of NLHF Education/Training, Enhancing Heritage Value, Improving community health and wellbeing
Decision: Award grant of £121,380.00 (73.73%)
Further preservation of Llanelly House
Applicant: Llanelly House Trust Ltd, CARMARTHENSHIRE
Project description: Our idea is to safeguard our building, its equipment and systems to reduce our carbon footprint and expenditure and to revitalise our business model, creating a 5-year business plan to increase planned and casual visitor experiences and numbers and ultimately our income to ensure a post-Covid viable heritage attraction.
Decision: Award grant of £112,000.00 (100%)