Coastal Recycling Community Fund Grants Awarded

The following projects have been supported through the Fund.  Grant amounts are shown as the total amount awarded at the time the grant offer was made.

2021

Round 1
Bovey Tracey Paradiso Arts Ltd, Extension – £25,000
Great Torrington and District Community Development Trust (CDT), Creating a Garden Pavilion – £8,505

2020

Round 1
St Swithun’s Church, Provision of a Toilet in the Church Car Park – £7,000
The Kenn Centre, Entertainment Hub – £10,000
Exeter Phoenix, Emission Free Auditorium – £10,000
St Peter’s Church Westleigh, Restoration of Stained Glass Windows – £7,000
Langtree Parish Council, Construction of a Multi Use Games Area – £19,859
Exeter Community Centre, New Community Rooms – £19,859

Round 2
Torridgeside Youth AFC, Clubhouse – £24,770
Exeter City Community Trust, Wellbeing Hub – £25,000
Tawstock Parish Council, Tudor Drive Play Area – £12,587
High Bickington Playing Field Association, Repairs to Pavilion/Play Area – £18,389
Exeter Cathedral, Covid-Secure Spaces to Welcome People Safely – £17,079

2019

Round 1
Little Torrington Victory Hall, Renovations – £12,000
Burwood Park’s Helping Hands, Burwood Park Phase 1 – £20,000
Roborough Community Property Association Ltd, Roborough Childrens Play Park – £20,000
High Bickington Parish Council, Barton Meadow Play Area – £4,500
Tuckers Hall Exeter Limited, Tuckers Hall 400 – £25,000
Little Torrington PCC, Installation of Accessible Toilet at St Giles – £10,000

Round 2
Tarka Valley Railway CIO, King Point Purchase – £20,000
Torrington Police Amateur Boxing Club, Equipment For New Training Room – £20,000
Umberleigh Village Hall, Creation of Umberleigh Play Park – £25,000
Hatherleigh Cricket Club, Rebuild Clubhouse – £24,348
St Giles in the Wood Parish Council, Village Green Project – £11,625

2018

Round 1
Roborough Village Hall, Supply of Audio and Visual Equipment – £8,000
Exonia Bowling Club, Community Improvement Project – £20,000
Northam Town Council,  Ridgeway Drive, Westward Ho! Play Area Refurbishment – £24,974
Great Torrington Buildings Preservation Trust, Town and Community Hall Lift Project – £25,000
Kenn Cricket Club, Family Area – £4,000
Little Torrington PCC, Building restoration and improvement of facilities in St Giles Church – £17,400
Topsham RFC, TRFC Floodlighting Project – £15,000
Yarnscombe Village Hall Improvements – £7,500
Devon Sharks, New Storage Container – £7,000
Dartmoor Zoological Society, Phase I Path Improvements at Dartmoor Zoo – £11,325

Round 2
Calf Street Park Action Group, Transforming Great Torrington’s Main Park – £25,000
Exe Sailing Club, Replacement of Storage Facilities and Clubhouse Improvements – £25,000
The Friends of the Church of St Mary Magdalene Huntshaw, Tower Roof Repair, Replacement Rainwater Goods & Masonry Work – £25,000
Crediton Community Bookshop Ltd, Creation of a Community Hub – £22,850
Bideford BMX Club, New First Straight Gate and Start Hill – £14,000
1st Torrington Scout Group, Replacement Heating, Windows & Taps – £13,604
The Harracott Recreational Hall, Main Hall Refurbishment – £12,000
Great Torrington Bowling Club, Flooring Upgrade – £7,000
Langtree Parish Council, Purchase of Equipment to Manage a New Football Pitch – £6,900
Tarka Valley Railway C.I.O, Phase 1 Track Widening – £6,000

2017 

Round 1
Newtown Community Association, Newtown Community Centre (Belmont Park) – £25,000
Dartmoor Activity Centre, Broadleas Camping and Training Campsite Cabins – £24,000
Barnstaple Tennis Club Replace Water Supply Pipework – £1,600

Round 2
Shillingford St George Village Hall, Upgrading female toilets to incorporate a disabled toilet – £6,660
East Budleigh and Bicton Village Hall, Regeneration of Village Green/Playground – £14,766
St Michael and All Angels PCC, Floor Repairs and Asbestos Removal – £9,000

Round 3
Ide Memorial Hall Management Committee, Hall Refurbishment – £20,000
Newton Tracey Cricket Club, Outfield Mowing Equipment Replacement and New Store – £15,727
The Plough Arts Centre, Re-equip and Re-new the Plough in Great Torrington – £11,631
Holy Trinity Parish Church Westward Ho!, Church Hall Renovation – £7,000
Kingsmead Park Fund, Providing New Play Equipment for the Local Park – £10,000
Torridge District Council, Bideford Skatepark Relocation and Development – £10,000
Withycombe Rugby Football Club Ltd, Carpark Resurfacing – £13,000
Holy Trinity Church Weare Giffard Damp cure and Restoration – £14,390
Langtree Parish Hall, Langtree Recreation – £15,000
Exwick Tennis Club, Court Fencing Replacement Disconnection & Reconnecting of Floodlighting – £10,126
East Devon District Council, FLOW – £18,195
The Burton at Bideford, Storage Container Extension – £6,755

2016 

Round 1
National Trust, Lower Halsdon New Cycle Trail – £15,000
Buckland Brewer, New Community Hall – £15,000
St Mary’s Church, Heating Project – £17,768

Round 2
St James Church, Treble Bell – £2,500
Park Life Heavitree, Pleasure Ground Community-run Coffee Van – £6,000
Headway Devon, XCentre Access and Facilities Improvements – £6,100
Bideford BMX Club, Clubhouse Upgrade – £7,550
Berry Castle, Conservation Through Engagement with Local People – £8,500
Yarnscombe Village Hall, New Heating System – £11,000
Topsham Community Swimming Pool, Provision of Renewable Energy Heating – £25,000

Round 3
Ide Parish Council, Ide Play Area Phase 2 – £5,454
Great Torrington Bowling Club, Kitchen Upgrade – £6,852
Weare Giffard Village Hall, New Windows – £7,686
Brampford Speke Village Hall, Access Improvements  – £7,860
Topsham Swimming Pool, Pipework Replacement – £20,000

Round 4
Mamhead Village Hall, Main Hall Roof Restoration – £9,500
Headway Devon, XCentre Kitchen Improvements – £9,519
Littleham Village Hall, Play Park Upgrade – £10,000
The Estuary League of Friends, Two-storey Community Hub in Topsham – £12,265
Great Torrington & District Community Development Trust, 1646 Community Space – £18,000
Merton, Devon, New Playground Provision Phase 1 – £18,000

2015

Round 1
Burrington Play Area, Replacement Safety Surfacing – £4,575
Roborough Village Hall, Refurbishment, Tables, Chairs and Crockery – 5,000
Weare Giffard Village Hall, Repairs and Renovations – £5,000
St Peter’s Church, Repointing of Tower and Dry-stonewalling – £10,000
Atherington Children’s Playing Field, Car Park – £17,150
The Bike Shed Theatre, Refurbishment – £20,660

Round 2
The Plough Arts Centre, Skylights – £2,600
Umberleigh Village Hall, Upgrade of Heating and Ventilation – £10,000
Exeter Cricket Club, Essential Ground and Coaching Equipment – £10,627
Yarnscombe Village Hall, Windows & Chairs – £10,800
Yeo Valley Community Woodland, New Path and Viewing Area – £11,190

Round 3
Alverdiscott Community Hall, Improvements 2015 – £5,678
Buckland Brewer Church, Tower – £6,084
St Mary The Virgin’s Church, Churchyard Regeneration – £6,500
Kenton Victory Hall, Replacement Windows and Soffits – £9,000
Tawstock Church, Electrical Project – £9,000
Exeter Eagles BMX Club, New Start Gate And Hill – £13,000
Little Torrington Victory Hall, Saving Energy & Money, Improving Facilities – £13,865
Exeter Phoenix, Digital Cinema – £20,000

Round 4
Newton Abbot Royal British Legion, Meeting Room Update – £1,600
Alwington Village Hall, Meeting the Needs – £6,900
Petrockstow Play Park – £7,450
Bideford BMX Club, Fencing Project – £13,982
Roborough Village Hall, Kitchen Refurbishment – £15,200
Huntshaw Parish Hall, New Tables and Additional Chairs – £3,000
St Michael & All Angels, Supply and Install a New Gas Heating Boiler – £11,425
Cullompton Cricket Club, Premises Improvements – £12,000

2014

Round 1
Ipplepen Cricket Club, Ground Maintenance Facility and Equipment – £18,400
Kenn Centre, Storage Shed & Re-surfacing Hall Floor – £20,000
Alphington Cricket Club, 2-bay Practice Nets – 22,000
Holy Trinity Church, Provision of Staircase to 1st floor Community Room – £23,000
Barnstaple Bowling Club, Replacement of Bowls Ditching & Reinstatement of Surrounds – £25,000
Appledore Village Hall, Coronation Project – £30,000
St John the Baptist Church, Repairs to West Window – £30,000
Plough Arts, Digital Cinema Projection Equipment – £31,680
Huntshaw Parish Hall, Internal & external improvement – £36,531
Starcross Parish Council, Starcross Pavilion – £40,000

Round 2
Woodbury Community Playing Fields, Providing a New Children’s Play Area – £9,066
St George’s Church, Restoration and Preservation – £5,000
St Michael’s and All Angels, Installation of Audio Sound System – £7,113
Tawstock Village Hall, Kitchen Upgrade – £10,000
Newton St Petrock PCC, Repairs to 14th Century Church Tower – £11,968
Yarnscombe Playing Fields, Purchase Grass Mower – 12,000
Exeter Eagles BMX Club, New Kitchen, Flooring and Veranda – £13,982
Butterfly Conservation, Habitat Creation in Haldon Forest – £18,167
Alverdiscott Community Hall Improvements 2014 – £54,280

Round 3
St Disens Church, Bradninch, Provide a Permanent Access Ramp – £7,900
Topsham RFC, Training Floodlights – £8,000
Bideford & District Sea Cadets, Boat Maintenance and Repair Workshop – £25,000
Exmouth Sea Cadet Corps – New Headquarters and Community Space – £25,000