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Greenock Telegraph
£1.3m awarded to good causes in Inverclydehours of its home care support and to reach out to more people. Mr McKellar sa
£1.3m awarded to good causes in Inverclyde
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
hours of its home care support and to reach out to more people. Mr McKellar said: “With the financial support of the Big Lottery Fund, our aim over the next four years, is to deliver a project called ‘The Inside-Out Hospice’ which will... Read more
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chroniclelive
The Lindisfarne Story christen village hall in Holy Island headline showhall – named after Lady Rose Crossman MBE, for her support in the rebuilding ap
The Lindisfarne Story christen village hall in Holy Island headline show
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
hall – named after Lady Rose Crossman MBE, for her support in the rebuilding appeal – received a £500,000 grant from the Big Lottery Fund. The old hall was closed for safety reasons in 2005 and demolished in 2007. For Ray it was an emotional... Read more
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chroniclelive
North Shields community centre saved from demolition marks 10th anniversarycommunity events and wellbeing and creative activities.” Over the last decade,
North Shields community centre saved from demolition marks 10th anniversary
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
community events and wellbeing and creative activities.” Over the last decade, the trust has won grants from the Big Lottery Fund, SITA Trust, Biffaward and Big Issue Invest, and organised hundreds of fundraising events to improve the... Read more
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The News and Star
Quiz night for former stars of Carlisle's City Sunday Leaguego towards supporting youth football in the Harraby area. The Goal-den Generat
Quiz night for former stars of Carlisle's City Sunday League
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
go towards supporting youth football in the Harraby area. The Goal-den Generation benefits from funding from the People's Health Trust and the Big Lottery Fund. For more information contact Pete Scholes at scholespeter@hotmail.com or 079213... Read more
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The Comet
Royal British Legion flags raised in Stevenage and Letchworth to rally support for Armed Forces DayAir Cadets will also be there, showing off a mobile team challenge kit they’ve
Royal British Legion flags raised in Stevenage and Letchworth to rally support for Armed Forces Day
The Comet / Posted 8 days ago
Air Cadets will also be there, showing off a mobile team challenge kit they’ve been able to buy thanks to a grant from the Big Lottery Fund. The event at Broadway Gardens will end at 4pm, but from 6.30pm to 9pm that evening there will also be a... Read more
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Ekklesia
JRF launch new poverty reduction initiative in Hartlepooland are committed to working collaboratively to achieve that goal. This group i
JRF launch new poverty reduction initiative in Hartlepool
Ekklesia / Posted 8 days ago
and are committed to working collaboratively to achieve that goal. This group included Hartlepool Borough Council, the Big Lottery Fund and Hartlepool Carers. Katherine Blaker, Community Research and Grants Manager at JRF, said: “Our vision is... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Funding boost for North Devon’s hospital radio station Tarka Radio has received a grant from the Big Lottery Fund for new equipment.
Funding boost for North Devon’s hospital radio station
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
Tarka Radio has received a grant from the Big Lottery Fund for new equipment. North Devon’s hospital radio service has been given a funding boost. Tarka Radio has received nearly £8,500 from... Read more
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chroniclelive
Street parties held across the North East to mark the Queen's birthdaypart of a team of four women planning the event since October. Their party was
Street parties held across the North East to mark the Queen's birthday
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
part of a team of four women planning the event since October. Their party was made possible by a grant of £7,100 from the Big Lottery Fund and was for 150 residents. By the evening it was planned to have a DJ and a singer to round off the day’s... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Revealed: Find out who from our region has been named in the Queen’s Birthday Honourswith this, Mrs Lindsay has dedicated more than 50 years to St Peter’s Church. S
Revealed: Find out who from our region has been named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
with this, Mrs Lindsay has dedicated more than 50 years to St Peter’s Church. She was instrumental in a successful Big Lottery Fund bid for the church last year. Protecting East Anglia’s residents from flooding and coastal erosion is among... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Revealed: Find out who from our region has been named in the Queen’s Birthday Honourswith this, Mrs Lindsay has dedicated more than 50 years to St Peter’s Church. S
Revealed: Find out who from our region has been named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 18 days ago
with this, Mrs Lindsay has dedicated more than 50 years to St Peter’s Church. She was instrumental in a successful Big Lottery Fund bid for the church last year. Protecting East Anglia’s residents from flooding and coastal erosion is among... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
£734k funding given to South Cumbria community projecta group that was founded to improve the quality of life for women in the Barrow
£734k funding given to South Cumbria community project
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 days ago
a group that was founded to improve the quality of life for women in the Barrow area, has received the funding from the Big Lottery Fund as part of the "Women and girls initiative". The community group has been something very close to the heart... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Pioneering project at Oxford Academy covered by BBC already reaching out to other schoolstheir lives could be." Just as the project came to an end the Oxford Academy l
Pioneering project at Oxford Academy covered by BBC already reaching out to other schools
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 19 days ago
their lives could be." Just as the project came to an end the Oxford Academy learnt it had secured £50,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to extend the project for future groups. Mr McWilliams said the school had already been approached by... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Pioneering project at Oxford Academy covered by BBC already reaching out to other schoolstheir lives could be." Just as the project came to an end the Oxford Academy l
Pioneering project at Oxford Academy covered by BBC already reaching out to other schools
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 days ago
their lives could be." Just as the project came to an end the Oxford Academy learnt it had secured £50,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to extend the project for future groups. Mr McWilliams said the school had already been approached by... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Green boost for businessChange, a charitable trust with a £150 million endowment intended to support co
Green boost for business
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 21 days ago
Change, a charitable trust with a £150 million endowment intended to support community businesses. Sarah Carroll, of the Big Lottery Fund, invited Islanders to apply for grants, including the Awards for All scheme, which offers sums of up to... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Inspirational women land £250,000 Lotto cashINSPIRATIONAL women are celebrating after successfully bidding for £250,000 of
Inspirational women land £250,000 Lotto cash
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
INSPIRATIONAL women are celebrating after successfully bidding for £250,000 of Big Lottery funding to create a brand-new centre to help transform the lives of female residents. Inspire Women Oldham brings women together who may have experienced... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Project which supports new migrant residents in Ipswich gets £14,000 funding boostIpswich Integration Group (IIG), set up by a group of migrants to the town in 2
Project which supports new migrant residents in Ipswich gets £14,000 funding boost
Ipswich Star / Posted 22 days ago
Ipswich Integration Group (IIG), set up by a group of migrants to the town in 2015, is to get a £10,000 boost from the Big Lottery Fund, thanks to a grant application by the Ipswich and Suffolk Council for Racial Equality (ISCRE). A further... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Mayoral hopeful Ivan Lewis wants ALL £140m of region's lottery income kept here to fight povertyGreater Manchester are kept in the region. Currently around £40m comes back to
Mayoral hopeful Ivan Lewis wants ALL £140m of region's lottery income kept here to fight poverty
Manchester Evening News / Posted 26 days ago
Greater Manchester are kept in the region. Currently around £40m comes back to projects here every year via the national Big Lottery fund Currently around £40m comes back to projects here every year via the national Big Lottery fund - but he... Read more
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Bury Times
School hits jackpot with £10,000 grant for gym equipmentstaying active – thanks to £10,000 worth of gym equipment bought with Lottery c
School hits jackpot with £10,000 grant for gym equipment
Bury Times / Posted 26 days ago
staying active – thanks to £10,000 worth of gym equipment bought with Lottery cash. The school received the grant from the Big Lottery Fund. Headteacher Kath Perry, said: “The children are very excited about the new outdoor equipment and have all... Read more
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Bury Times
Pupils hit jackpot with £10k grantstaying active – thanks to £10,000 worth of gym equipment bought with Lottery c
Pupils hit jackpot with £10k grant
Bury Times / Posted 26 days ago
staying active – thanks to £10,000 worth of gym equipment bought with Lottery cash. The school received the grant from the Big Lottery Fund. Headteacher Kath Perry, said: “The children are very excited about the new outdoor equipment and have all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Smallholder Farmers Call on Colleagues to Join Cooperatives to Address Povertywomen have improved their well being through Improved Food security (IFS) Muko
Smallholder Farmers Call on Colleagues to Join Cooperatives to Address Poverty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
women have improved their well being through Improved Food security (IFS) Muko project that is supported by the Big Lottery Fund. The project aims at empowering 1,256 most vulnerable women smallholder farmers and 251 vulnerable, male... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre to use Big Lottery Funding to work with young women and girlsreach younger women and girls in line with the other Rape Crisis Centres across
Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre to use Big Lottery Funding to work with young women and girls
Oxford Mail / Posted 27 days ago
reach younger women and girls in line with the other Rape Crisis Centres across England and Wales. Sarah Brown, from The Big Lottery Fund, said: "OSARCC has found through consultation with their service users under 18 that over 40 per cent were... Read more
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Daily Record
Deaf Glasgow football club celebrates incredible 145-year historyin Glasgow in two years’ time. It’s a constant challenge to raise money to add
Deaf Glasgow football club celebrates incredible 145-year history
Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
in Glasgow in two years’ time. It’s a constant challenge to raise money to add to the backing they have had from the Big Lottery Fund. Jack said: “We are always looking for funding and would love to hear from anyone who can help with that.... Read more
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chroniclelive
What a view! Take a look around new-look Wharton Parkwas carried out by the council, which put in £600,000 on top of £2.4m in fundin
What a view! Take a look around new-look Wharton Park
chroniclelive / Posted 1 months ago
was carried out by the council, which put in £600,000 on top of £2.4m in funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund and Big Lottery Fund. Wharton Park in Durham that is opening its gates on Saturday after a £3m restoration On each day of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small Scale Farmers Call On Colleagues to Join Cooperatives to Address Povertysaid. Those women have improved their wellbeing through Improved Food security
Small Scale Farmers Call On Colleagues to Join Cooperatives to Address Poverty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
said. Those women have improved their wellbeing through Improved Food security (IFS) Muko project that is supported by the Big Lottery Fund. The project aims at empowering 1,256 most vulnerable women smallholder farmers and 251 vulnerable, male... Read more
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Evening Standard
Lottery cash for drama classes ‘sent to Turkish terror group’to Turkish terrorists through a community centre in Tottenham, a court has hear
Lottery cash for drama classes ‘sent to Turkish terror group’
Evening Standard / Posted 1 months ago
to Turkish terrorists through a community centre in Tottenham, a court has heard. Police believe £10,000 from the Big Lottery Fund and hundreds more in charity donations have been used to finance the Revolutionary People’s Liberation... Read more

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