Community groups get grants from Â£75,000 funding cash pot
SLICES of Â£75,000 grant funding have been dished out to groups.
Councillor Sean Woodward allocated the cash from Hampshire County Council'sÂ Culture and Community Activity grants 2018/19.
Cllr Woodward said: '˜These groups provide opportunities for people to participate in.'
'¢ Y Services for Young People '“ Â£2,070 to support 50 free, two-hour safe play activities for 0-12 year olds and their families in open-access sites across Fareham and Gosport.Â
'¢ Keep PlayingÂ - Â£3,000 to support free swimming lessons for Gosport children.
'¢Â Wickham Parish Council '“Â Â£1,000 to support consultation with a wide range of local groups, and develop themes to be included in song as part of theÂ 900th anniversary of St Nicholas Church in 2020.
'¢ St Paul's Sarisbury Green community cafeÂ '“ Â£1,000 for chairs, a table and some carpet.
'¢ Titchfield Community AssociationÂ '“ Â£13,000 towards renovations and an extension to make their building suitable.
'¢ Warsash Tennis ClubÂ - Â£5,000.