Category Archives: Funding

UK German Connection grants

UK-German Connection Fund for WW1 Projects with Young People The UK-German Connection has launched a new fund designed to bring young people in the UK and Germany together on projects related to World War One. Schools and youth groups in … Continue reading

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Grants for war memorials

There are estimated to be more than 100,000 war memorials in the UK. Many of these are treasured but others are neglected and vandalised or left to suffer the effects of ageing and weathering. The War Memorials Trust offers grants … Continue reading

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Wiltshire Community Briefing Day 1 May 2014

2014 marks 100 years since the start of the First World War, Wiltshire – with its military history – and huge sense of pride and support for the armed forces – will commemorate and remember its loss in the First … Continue reading

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Trowbridge area – funding for WW1 Centenary projects

   Even more funding available for World War One Centenary Projects from the Trowbridge Area Board Even more funding available for World War One Centenary Projects from the Trowbridge Area Board Trowbridge Area Board has added another £4,000 to the … Continue reading

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Remembering WW1 in the Calne Community Area

 At its meeting on Tuesday 4th February the Calne Area Board decided to allocate £10,000 to projects that will create a lasting reminder of the centenary of the first world war and it’s impact on the local community. Town/Parish Councils, … Continue reading

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Trowbridge Area Board WW1 funding

At the 16th January 2014 meeting of Trowbridge Area Board, it was agreed that £10,000 would be ring fenced to provide small grants to support projects that will commemorate the World War One centenary.  Projects must take place in the … Continue reading

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Grants for War Memorials

There are estimated to be more than 100,000 war memorials in the UK. Many of these are treasured but others are neglected and vandalised or left to suffer the effects of ageing and weathering. The War Memorials Trust offers grants … Continue reading

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Presentations from Great War centenary networking event

Thank you to all those who were able to join us on the 30th of November for our Great War networking event (and thank you to Salisbury Playhouse for hosting). The links below will take you to presentations from the day … Continue reading

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Heritage Lottery Fund

There is a range of funding available for community heritage projects and the Heritage Lottery Fund is one of the largest funders. Heritage Lottery Fund can provide funding to help groups, communities and organisations mark the Centenary by exploring, conserving … Continue reading

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