awards 2011

May 2011
  • The Basement Youth Trust – partial funding for running costs for BYT activities in Ross on Wye.

  • Hands on Theatre – funding for a performance of ‘The Importance of being Ernest’ to raise funds for charity.

  • Tintern Festivals Association – funding for the 2011 festival.

  • Garway Performing Arts – funding for the 2011 Garway Folk Weekend.

  • Redbrook Village Trust – funding for a local music festival.

  • Raglan Twinning Association – partial funding for the first Twinning visit between Raglan and Parce-sur-Sarthe.

  • Gloucester Young Carers – funding to take 5 young carers to a conference.

  • Friends of MCSBC – partial funding for a new double sculling which can be converted to a pair (rowing).

  • Undy Rugby Academy – bridging loan whilst an Active Communities Grant is awaited.

  • Forect of Dean CAB – purchase of computers and IT equipment.

  • Drybrook Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Society – provision of equipment for rainwater harvesting to provide a sustainable supply of water on the allotments.

  • Fryer’s Wharf Committee – clearance of the ancient slipway at Tintern and eventual re-opening.

  • Forest of Dean Youth Workers Network – funding to enable a series of events to be organised by the young people on the forum.

  • Wyesham Play Project – commissioning a sculptor to create a new sculpture from a recently fallen oak tree for the new playground.

  • Dean Heritage Centre – development of a new ‘Monster’ trail.

  • Primrose Hill Nursery – development of a new garden area where the kids can grow fruit, veg and flowers.

  • St Weonards Church – development of the church grave-yard as a nature reserve.

  • Raglan Music Festival – funding for the festival and specifically the youth events.

  • Usk Rural Life Museum – equipment for the community room for use by visiting schools and groups.

  • Abergavenny Cycle Group – training costs for ‘safe on-road’ training for children from 3 schools in Abergavenny.

  • VIBE Lydney Youth Café – funding for a summer art outreach project at 5 locations around the Forest of Dean.

  • Monmouth Off Street Project – administration costs and expenses to run the Skate-board Park project.




August 2011
November 2011




February 2011