Community groups get grants from £75,000 funding cash pot

SLICES of £75,000 grant funding have been dished out to groups.

Tuesday, 10th July 2018, 1:25 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th July 2018, 6:44 pm

Councillor Sean Woodward allocated the cash from Hampshire County Council's Culture and Community Activity grants 2018/19.

Cllr Woodward said: '˜These groups provide opportunities for people to participate in.'

Benficiaries include:

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'¢ Y Services for Young People '“ £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. 

'¢ Keep Playing - £3,000 to support free swimming lessons for Gosport children.

'¢Â Wickham Parish Council '“ £1,000 to support consultation with a wide range of local groups, and develop themes to be included in song as part of the 900th anniversary of St Nicholas Church in 2020.

'¢ St Paul's Sarisbury Green community cafe '“ £1,000 for chairs, a table and some carpet.

'¢ Titchfield Community Association '“ £13,000 towards renovations and an extension to make their building suitable.

'¢ Warsash Tennis Club - £5,000.