General Update

Ørsted’s Walney Extension Community Fund Celebrates Five Years of Funding

Fourteen organisations from coastal communities in Cumbria and Lancashire are celebrating the news that they have been awarded a total of more than £320,000 in grants as part of Ørsted’s Walney Extension Community Fund. The announcements are being made as the Fund itself is celebrating reaching its fifth anniversary year. Launched in 2016, Ørsted has […]

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Community grants available for projects in Tredegar and Rhymney

The Pen Bryn Oer Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund is seeking applications from community organisations within the Council Areas of Rhymney and Tredegar to support them financially through this challenging time. The Fund provides £30,000 each year for the expected 25 year lifetime of the wind farm for good causes within the two Community Council […]

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Ørsted Launch Round Five of the ‘Skills Fund’ across areas in the East and West Coast of the UK

Ørsted’s East Coast Skills Fund and its Walney Extension Skills Fund are now back open to applications. A total of £150,000 will be available through an open application process to experienced organisations that can develop and deliver Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) related training or education courses, a one-off event, or a programme of targeted […]

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Whitemoss Community Fund Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The New Year is off to a great start for four local groups who are celebrating the news that they are to share a windfall of almost £70,000 awarded through the Whitemoss Community Fund. The latest funding announcements are being made as the Fund also celebrates a major milestone as it reaches its 10th year. […]

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Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund Awards Eighth Round of Grants

Since 2016 more than 130 local projects, community groups and charities have been awarded a share of over £1.75 million from the Ørsted East Coast Community Fund. This comes as twelve deserving local organisations are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants from the eighth round of the Fund. The East Coast Community […]

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Over £2.5 Million Awarded Through Ørsted’s Walney Extension Community Fund

Fifteen organisations from coastal communities in Cumbria and Lancashire are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants as part of Ørsted’s Walney Extension Community Fund. The latest awards take the Fund past the £2.5million milestone as the total amount awarded reaches £2,630,639. The Fund launched in 2016 and has already seen over 150 […]

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Local Community Fund Reaches £50k Milestone

Six local groups have been selected to receive grants through the Reaps Moss Community Fund taking the total amount awarded through the Fund past the £50,000 milestone. The local Reaps Moss Wind Farm has been provided funding through its Community Fund since 2016 and this year saw the total awarded reach £52,378 marking a significant […]

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Local Community Groups Share £40k Windfall

2020 saw 13 local projects sharing a £40,000 windfall awarded through the Crook Hill Community Fund. The latest awards take the total amount distributed since the Fund launched in 2016 to over £180,000. Scooping £6,300 to improve Whittles Park in Littleborough was Littleborough Boxing Club (LBC). Mark Oldham, Charity Director at LBC commented: “This Grant […]

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