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Oxford Mail
The Oxford Academy gets £50,000 to keep running televised Old School programmeThe Oxford Academy has secured a £50,000 grant from the Big Lottery Fund to kee
The Oxford Academy gets £50,000 to keep running televised Old School programme
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
The Oxford Academy has secured a £50,000 grant from the Big Lottery Fund to keep its 'Old School' programme running long after filming wrapped up. This year the school ran a project pairing some of its students with older people from the surrounding... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Never seen before footage of New Brighton’s open air pool to be screenedTigoby, with assistance from Barry Humphreys at local heritage company The Time
Never seen before footage of New Brighton’s open air pool to be screened
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Tigoby, with assistance from Barry Humphreys at local heritage company The Timelines, was funded by the National Lottery’s Big Lottery Fund. New Brighton’s open air pool, which was once the world’s largest outdoor pool, opened in 1934, and the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead Council leader Mick Henry has stepped down, but what is his legacy?of the library’s grand reopening on January 29 2016. The funding for the build
Gateshead Council leader Mick Henry has stepped down, but what is his legacy?
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
of the library’s grand reopening on January 29 2016. The funding for the building’s refurbishment included £2m from the Big Lottery Fund which had picked just four North East libraries to receive a share of an available £80m. Other funding for... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Cash boost for young people’s projectsprojects in Glasgow are sharing more than £250,000 thanks the Young Start progr
Cash boost for young people’s projects
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
projects in Glasgow are sharing more than £250,000 thanks the Young Start programme which aims to help young people. The Big Lottery Fund Scotland donates cash from dormant bank and building society accounts to help those aged eight to 24 reach... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon Against Domestic Abuse bags £600k fundingfinance administrator and Helen Frisby, refuge manager. The North Devon charit
North Devon Against Domestic Abuse bags £600k funding
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
finance administrator and Helen Frisby, refuge manager. The North Devon charity has been awarded major funding by The Big Lottery Fund to help expand its services. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. A North Devon charity has... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
£1.12m boost to stop women reoffending- Greater Manchester Women Offenders Alliance - has been awarded £1,125,000 ove
£1.12m boost to stop women reoffending
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
- Greater Manchester Women Offenders Alliance - has been awarded £1,125,000 over the next three years. It comprises a Big Lottery Fund grant of £750,000 for the Women and Girls Initiative and £375,000 from the Government's Tampon Tax... Read more
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Marie Claire
Prison Break: Is it time to rethink why, how and where women are incarcerated?explains Jenny Earle, programme director of the Prison Reform Trust, which has
Prison Break: Is it time to rethink why, how and where women are incarcerated?
Marie Claire / Posted 7 days ago
explains Jenny Earle, programme director of the Prison Reform Trust, which has recently been awarded �1.2 million from the Big Lottery Fund to drive down the numbers of imprisoned women. �Less than half of the women on remand get custodial... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Lottery winners get hands dirty to help Sale charity for the disableda herb and sensory garden and gave the facility a new lick of paint Stockdales
Lottery winners get hands dirty to help Sale charity for the disabled
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
a herb and sensory garden and gave the facility a new lick of paint Stockdales has previously been handed £28,000 from the Big Lottery Fund which has been used to buy two minibuses and launch an allotment group. Other winners taking part on the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland county named friendliest place in UKloneliness and isolation. Now in its eighth year, The Big Lunch is an idea from
Northern Ireland county named friendliest place in UK
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
loneliness and isolation. Now in its eighth year, The Big Lunch is an idea from the Eden Project, made possible by the Big Lottery Fund. It aims to get as many people as possible to have lunch with their neighbours in a simple act of community,... Read more
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Pendle Today
Celebrating success of women’s projectthe lives of women. Pendle Women’s Forum has been successfully delivering the
Celebrating success of women’s project
Pendle Today / Posted 11 days ago
the lives of women. Pendle Women’s Forum has been successfully delivering the Stepping Stones Project funded by the Big Lottery Fund in Pendle for the last four years. The project has been providing services and opportunities for unemployed... Read more
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heraldscotland
Glasgow Labour councillor charged amid embezzlement probeDalmarnock Hub, which provides childcare and health facilities under one roof,
Glasgow Labour councillor charged amid embezzlement probe
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
Dalmarnock Hub, which provides childcare and health facilities under one roof, was funded by the Scottish Government, Big Lottery Fund and Clyde Gateway. The city council also provided land at a peppercorn rate to the People’s Development... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Charity that works with homeless delighted after securing £300,000 windfallsummer. It marks the first time Arts at the Old Fire Station, which was set up
Charity that works with homeless delighted after securing £300,000 windfall
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 14 days ago
summer. It marks the first time Arts at the Old Fire Station, which was set up in February 2011, has been backed by the Big Lottery Fund. Mr Spafford said: "We are a professional arts centre doing lots for the public to enjoy, but we also... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Charity that works with homeless delighted after securing £300,000 windfallsummer. It marks the first time Arts at the Old Fire Station, which was set up
Charity that works with homeless delighted after securing £300,000 windfall
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 days ago
summer. It marks the first time Arts at the Old Fire Station, which was set up in February 2011, has been backed by the Big Lottery Fund. Mr Spafford said: "We are a professional arts centre doing lots for the public to enjoy, but we also... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Lottery funding delivers bereaved child supportBEREAVED children are to receive new support thanks to £1million Lottery fundin
Lottery funding delivers bereaved child support
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
BEREAVED children are to receive new support thanks to £1million Lottery funding in Glasgow. The Big Lottery Fund has announced a cash boost for Child Bereavement UK, Richmond’s Hope and The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice to work together to... Read more
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Scotsman
New office lettings at Glasgow’s Pacific Houseproperty firm Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has helped secure two key letting dea
New office lettings at Glasgow’s Pacific House
Scotsman / Posted 14 days ago
property firm Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has helped secure two key letting deals at Pacific House in Glasgow. Big Lottery Fund, which awards grants to UK organisations to help improve their communities, has taken 12,500 square feet on... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish charities to share more than £7 million in Big Lottery Fund grantsIn total, 26 charities across Scotland will receive money from the Big Lottery
Scottish charities to share more than £7 million in Big Lottery Fund grants
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
In total, 26 charities across Scotland will receive money from the Big Lottery Fund, including the Venture Trust in Edinburgh which works with young people who have been homeless or in care. Y Sort-It in West Dunbartonshire, Girvan Youth Trust and... Read more
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Northern Echo
East organisations benefit from lottery funding boostbike hotel will allow children to store their bikes and will encourage them to
East organisations benefit from lottery funding boost
Northern Echo / Posted 17 days ago
bike hotel will allow children to store their bikes and will encourage them to cycle to and from school. Lyn Cole, Big Lottery Fund England grant making director said: “So many local community organisations are enabling people and... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Theatre Royal's reopeningof the three buildings at the rear of the theatre for community use. This was
Theatre Royal's reopening
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 17 days ago
of the three buildings at the rear of the theatre for community use. This was possible thanks to a successful bid to the Big Lottery Fund and other funding. He said: "It was six years ago when we started fundraising for a new heating system and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Council chief executive to take up university roleMrs Robinson is national chair of the Society of Local Authority Chief Executiv
Council chief executive to take up university role
Northern Echo / Posted 17 days ago
Mrs Robinson is national chair of the Society of Local Authority Chief Executives and sits on the UK Committee of the Big Lottery Fund. She holds a Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Durham University and a Master’s degree... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
New Isle of Wight scheme to support those in crisisIsle of Wight Council have worked together to create the Help Through Crisis sc
New Isle of Wight scheme to support those in crisis
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 21 days ago
Isle of Wight Council have worked together to create the Help Through Crisis scheme. It has been financed by cash from the Big Lottery Fund and residue money from the council’s Local Assistance Fund, which ended in April. Executive member for... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Join Belfast Telegraph Sportperson of the Year Michael Conlan for 2016 Wings for Life World Runis presented with his trophy by Paddy Barnes and Joanne McDowell, Director for
Join Belfast Telegraph Sportperson of the Year Michael Conlan for 2016 Wings for Life World Run
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
is presented with his trophy by Paddy Barnes and Joanne McDowell, Director for Northern Ireland of category sponsor, Big Lottery Fund. Picture by Kelvin Boyes/ Press EyeMichael McKillop with Jackie Fullerton. Picture by Kelvin Boyes/ Press... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Commonwealth Games legacy project probed over £10,000 cheque mysterywas overseen by the PDT and funded by £3m from the Scottish Government, £1.23m
Commonwealth Games legacy project probed over £10,000 cheque mystery
EveningTimes Online / Posted 25 days ago
was overseen by the PDT and funded by £3m from the Scottish Government, £1.23m from Clyde Gateway and £1.3m from the Big Lottery Fund. The council also provided land for the Hub at a peppercorn rate of £1. Yvonne Kucuk, a Labour councillor... Read more
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heraldscotland
Commonwealth Games legacy project probed over £10,000 cheque mysterywas overseen by the PDT and funded by £3m from the Scottish Government, £1.23m
Commonwealth Games legacy project probed over £10,000 cheque mystery
heraldscotland / Posted 25 days ago
was overseen by the PDT and funded by £3m from the Scottish Government, £1.23m from Clyde Gateway and £1.3m from the Big Lottery Fund. The council also provided land for the Hub at a peppercorn rate of £1. Yvonne Kucuk, a Labour councillor... Read more
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This is West Country
Primary school children rejoice after new playground builtclimbing the right kind of walls thanks to a recent lottery grant. Kentisbeare
Primary school children rejoice after new playground built
This is West Country / Posted 25 days ago
climbing the right kind of walls thanks to a recent lottery grant. Kentisbeare Primary School received £10,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to create new play areas for its children after its playing fields were waterlogged following heavy rainfall... Read more
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heraldscotland
Police probe Commonwealth Games legacy project over £10,000 cheque mysterywas overseen by the PDT and funded by £3m from the Scottish Government, £1.23m
Police probe Commonwealth Games legacy project over £10,000 cheque mystery
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
was overseen by the PDT and funded by £3m from the Scottish Government, £1.23m from Clyde Gateway and £1.3m from the Big Lottery Fund. The council also provided land for the Hub at a peppercorn rate of £1. Yvonne Kucuk, a Labour councillor... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Anglesey foodbank's ambitious 'community hub' plans back on track after scam set-backwhich fell apart thanks to a scam, are back on track. Pantri No 6, on Queen St
Anglesey foodbank's ambitious 'community hub' plans back on track after scam set-back
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
which fell apart thanks to a scam, are back on track. Pantri No 6, on Queen Street, Amlwch, have been awarded a £5,000 Big Lottery Fund grant to create a new drop-in community centre and internet cafe. The foodbank will open five days a week... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Here's how to get your hands on a share of £10m to improve your communitythe cash to groups who are tackling problems and having a positive impact. It
Here's how to get your hands on a share of £10m to improve your community
Manchester Evening News / Posted 30 days ago
the cash to groups who are tackling problems and having a positive impact. It has been endowed with £150 million by the Big Lottery Fund to support and grow community businesses. A community business is one that is set up and led by local... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Mersey community businesses can grab a slice of new £10m funda new £10m fund. The #handsupforCB campaign is being run by Power to Change, a
Mersey community businesses can grab a slice of new £10m fund
Liverpool Echo / Posted 30 days ago
a new £10m fund. The #handsupforCB campaign is being run by Power to Change, a charitable trust endowed with £150m by the Big Lottery Fund, to support and grow community businesses across the country. A community business is a business set up and... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow Councillor quits police row Commonwealth Games projectand the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provid
Glasgow Councillor quits police row Commonwealth Games project
EveningTimes Online / Posted 1 months ago
and the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provided £3m, around £1.3m was awarded by the Big Lottery Fund (BLF) and £1.23m came from Clyde Gateway, while the local council provided the PDT with land for £1. Kucuk,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Glasgow Councillor quits police row Commonwealth Games projectand the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provid
Glasgow Councillor quits police row Commonwealth Games project
heraldscotland / Posted 1 months ago
and the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provided £3m, around £1.3m was awarded by the Big Lottery Fund (BLF) and £1.23m came from Clyde Gateway, while the local council provided the PDT with land for £1. Kucuk,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow Labour Councillor behind police row Commonwealth Games project quitsand the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provid
Glasgow Labour Councillor behind police row Commonwealth Games project quits
EveningTimes Online / Posted 1 months ago
and the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provided £3m, around £1.3m was awarded by the Big Lottery Fund (BLF) and £1.23m came from Clyde Gateway, while the local council provided the PDT with land for £1. Kucuk,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Glasgow Labour Councillor behind police row Commonwealth Games project quitsand the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provid
Glasgow Labour Councillor behind police row Commonwealth Games project quits
heraldscotland / Posted 1 months ago
and the project was backed up with public cash. The Scottish Government provided £3m, around £1.3m was awarded by the Big Lottery Fund (BLF) and £1.23m came from Clyde Gateway, while the local council provided the PDT with land for £1. Kucuk,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Ambitious restaurant plans for East Lancashire's first ‘community pub’ unveiledis great news, allowing us to move forward with redevelopment and refurbishment
Ambitious restaurant plans for East Lancashire's first ‘community pub’ unveiled
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
is great news, allowing us to move forward with redevelopment and refurbishments. “We have been granted £10,000 by the Big Lottery Fund towards building refurbishment, and £30,000 from Lancashire Environmental Fund towards the refurbishment of... Read more
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Sunderland FC
Sam Allardyce rewards Top Scorersby South Tyneside Council ACL Rising Star Award sponsored by Sunderland AFC I
Sam Allardyce rewards Top Scorers
Sunderland FC / Posted 1 months ago
by South Tyneside Council ACL Rising Star Award sponsored by Sunderland AFC Improved Future Award sponsored by the Big Lottery Fund Most Improved Learner Award sponsored by Cestria Community Hosuing Supportive School Award sponsored by... Read more
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