The Government has announced that additional funding of £3.68m will be made available to take the coverage of superfast broadband to 95% of premises across Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire. The funding is conditional on being matched. The current £15.47m CSW Broadband contract with BT will achieve superfast coverage to 91% of premises and this funding will enable the project to procure a solution to achieve a further 4% to coverage, which is 95% overall....
Funding Opportunity - Adult and Community Learning Community Grants
Applications are now being sought for groups who wish to engage their communities in learning activities. Small Tier 1 grants of up to £500 and larger Tier 2 grants of up to £2000.
Please note - First Grants Panel meeting is Wednesday 26th February.
Applications need to be submitted by Monday 24 February 17.00 to be included in this round
Please find below the guidance notes and application form for the Orbit Heart of England Community Computers Programme.
The aim is for the computers to be available in communities for Orbit Heart of England customers and the wider community to use.
The computers could be used to:
• apply for jobs, complete CV’s, apply for online training courses, do homework or coursework.
• access prices and discounts for products and services which are only available online, such as online banking or...
Sport England’s Protecting Playing Fields programme
Closing date: Monday, 24th March 2014.
Sport England has announced round 6 of their Protecting Playing Fields Programme (PPF) is now open for applications.
PPF is seeking to support projects that help communities maximise the sporting benefits of playing field land. Grants of between £10,000 and £65,000 are available to provide new playing fields, bring into use disused playing fields or improve existing playing fields in order to establish...
To be held on 19th March 2014, 10.00am – 1.00pm, at Learn Warwickshire, 6 Mitchell Court, Castle Mound Way, Central Park, Rugby CV23 0UY.
WCAVA Group Development Team are holding an informative workshop around supporting applications for the Rugby Borough Council grants process.
We aim to help voluntary and community groups to:-
• Understand the application process...