Councillor Community Fund

Each of the Borough Councillors has £1,000 allocated to them to support community projects. If you have a project for which you need some funding then contact your local councillor and if it is a suitable they will be able to submit an application on your behalf. The application will be considered at a monthly panel meeting and your councillor will inform you if you have been successful.

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Title Body Councillor Date Ward
Winshill Planters

A CCF grant was awarded to Winshill Parish Council to contribute to the costs of the purchase of new planters and hanging baskets.

Councillor Raymond Faulkner, Councillor Dennis Fletcher February 2019 Winshill
St Chads Youth Club

A CCF grant was awarded to Burton Youth for Christ to buy equipment for use at St Chads Youth Club.

Councillor Sonia Andjelkovic, Councillor Ron Clarke February 2019 Eton Park
Stretton Gala

A CCF grant was awarded to Stretton Gala Committee to support the set up costs of the 2019 Stretton Gala community event.

Councillor Mrs Vicki Gould March 2019 Stretton
Men in Sheds

A CCF grant was awarded to the Men in Sheds project to purchase new woodworking equipment.

Councillor Ken Builth, Councillor Bob Johnston March 2019 Horninglow
Kingstone Community Hub

A CCF grant has been awarded to Kingstone Community Society to contribute to the costs of the creation of a new Community Hub.

Councillor Greg Hall January 2019 Bagots
Musical Instruments

A CCF grant was awarded to Horninglow Primary School to assist with the purchase of musical instruments for use in extra-curricular activities.

Councillor Ken Builth, Councillor Bob Johnston, Councillor Deneice Florence-Jukes February 2019 Horninglow
Boxing Club training equipment

A CCF grant was awarded to Burton Amateur Boxing Club to contribute to the costs of new training equipment.

Councillor Ken Builth, Councillor Bob Johnston, Councillor Deneice Florence-Jukes February 2019 Horninglow
Training kit

A CCF grant was awarded to contribute to the purchase of new training kit for the Uttoxeter Army Cadets.

Councillor George Allen, Councillor Susan McGarry February 2019 Heath
Plants for Village Gateways

A CCF grant was awarded for the purchase of plants and bulbs for the new planters at the village gateways and in the village centre in Barton.

Councillor Mrs Julia Jessel, Councillor Mrs Jacqui Jones November 2018 Needwood
Horninglow & Eton Parish Litter Pick

A CCF grant was awarded to contribute towards the costs of the purchase of litter pickers and a new litter bin.

Councillor Sonia Andjelkovic, Councillor Ron Clarke February 2019 Eton Park
Dunstall Cricket Club

A CCF grant was awarded towards the costs of repairs to the ceiling and internal walls at Dunstall Cricket Club's clubhouse.

Councillor Mrs Julia Jessel, Councillor Mrs Jacqui Jones February 2019 Needwood
Village Sign

A CCF grant was awarded to Tutbury Civic Society to contribute to the costs of the design and installation of a new Village Sign for Tutbury.

Councillor Duncan Goodfellow, Councillor Simon Gaskin February 2019 Tutbury and Outwoods
Ellastone Bowling Club Clubhouse repairs

A CCF grant was awarded to contribute towards the costs of repairs to Ellastone Bowling Clubhouse.

Councillor Edward Barker February 2019 Weaver
Stanton Village Hall repairs

A CCF grant was awarded to contribute to the costs of plaster repairs at Stanton Village Hall.

Councillor Edward Barker August 2018 Weaver
Speed Indication Device

A CCF grant was awarded to contribute towards the costs of the purchase of a Speed Indication Device in Winshill Parish.

Councillor Raymond Faulkner, Councillor David Leese February 2019 Winshill
Allotments spring clean

A CCF grant was awarded to cover the costs of the purchase of a grass and hedge strimmer and the hire of a skip to assist with the tidying of Eton

Councillor Sonia Andjelkovic, Councillor Ron Clarke February 2019 Eton Park
Outdoor Equipment

A CCF grant was awarded towards the costs of the purchase of new outdoor equipment for Burton Girlguiding.

Councillor Michael Fitzpatrick, Councillor Helen Hall February 2019 Burton
Tree work

A CCF grant was awarded to St Saviours Church, Branston to assist with tree maintenance work at Branston Cemetery.

Councillor Mrs Patricia Ackroyd, Councillor Michael Bowering, Councillor Richard Grosvenor August 2018 Branston
Stapenhill Youth Club

A CCF grant was awarded towards the cost of the purchase of new games for use at Stapenhill Youth Club, run by Burton Youth for Christ.

Councillor Ms Alison Legg February 2019 Stapenhill
Young people and families provision

A CCF contribution was awarded towards purchase of resources to support the young people and families provision at Heath Community Centre.

Councillor Mrs Lynne Shelton, Councillor Philip Hudson February 2019 Heath
Village Hall roof repairs

A CCF grant was awarded to contribute towards the costs of essential roof repairs at Leigh Village Hall.

Councillor Colin Whittaker February 2019 Abbey
Computers for IT Hub

A CCF grant towards the costs of the purchase of new computers for the IT Hub at Princess Street Resource Centre.

Councillor Shelagh McKiernan, Councillor Paul Walker December 2018 Shobnall
Bowls Club equipment

A CCF grant was awarded to Jubilee Bowls Club to contibute towards the costs of replacement equipment.

Councillor George Allen, Councillor Susan McGarry February 2019 Town
Planter

A CCF grant towards the cost of a new planter on the junction of Church Road, Claymills Road and Dovecliff Road.

Councillor Len Milner, Councillor Mrs Julie Killoran, Councillor Mrs Vicki Gould February 2019 Stretton
Bramshall commemorative bench

A CCF grant towards the cost of a new bench in Bramshall Village.

Councillor Colin Whittaker February 2019 Abbey
Purchase of strimmer and PPE

A CCF grant contribution towards the costs of the purchase of a strimmer and PPE for use around the village of Hoar Cross.

Councillor Alan Johnson November 2018 Yoxall
Fitness Equipment

A CCF grant towards the cost of the provision of fitness equipment at the Pakistani Community Centre.

Councillor Ali Chaudhry, Councillor Syed Hussain, Councillor Ron Clarke, Councillor Bob Johnston, Councillor Shelagh McKiernan, Councillor Craig Jones, Councillor Paul Walker January 2019 Anglesey
Room hire for Humanity Unites

A CCF grant towards the room hire costs for Humanity Unite sessions at Princess Street Resource Centre from September 2018 to February 2019.

Councillor Syed Hussain, Councillor Paul Walker August 2018 Shobnall
Stretton Brownies

A Councillor Community Fund grant was awarded towards to the costs of the purchase of new programme resources and materials.

Councillor Len Milner December 2018 Stretton
Christmas Party

A CCF grant was awarded to contribute towards transport costs to get service users to and from the Age UK Burton Christmas party.

Councillor Helen Hall June 2018 Burton
New Planters

A Councillor Community Fund grant towards the cost of the purchase of new planters.

Councillor Mrs Beryl Toon October 2018 Rolleston on Dove
Small Business Saturday

A CCF grant contribution towards the Small Business Saturday Winter Festival.

Councillor Ali Chaudhry, Councillor Shelagh McKiernan, Councillor Michael Fitzpatrick, Councillor Helen Hall November 2018 Burton
Church Clock

A grant was awarded towards the costs of the electrification of the Abbots Bromley Church clock.

Councillor Greg Hall August 2018 Bagots
Fun Day

A Councillor Community Fund grant towards the costs of the fun day at Burton Carribbean Association on 4th August.

Councillor Helen Hall July 2018 Burton
Barton Community Library

A Councillor Community Fund grant was awarded to contribute to a project to improve the children's section of Barton library.

Councillor Mrs Julia Jessel, Councillor Mrs Jacqui Jones July 2018 Needwood
Litter Picking Equipment

A grant for Globe Foundation CIC towards the costs of the purchase of litter picking equipment to be used by volunteers supporting community action

Councillor George Allen, Councillor Mrs Lynne Shelton, Councillor Susan McGarry May 2018
Coach Hire for Day Trip

A grant from the Councillor Community Fund was provided to contribute towards the transport costs of a day trip for Age UK Burton service users.

Councillor Helen Hall June 2018 Burton
Uttoxeter Big Lunch

A grant was provided to contribute to the costs of the hire of a climbing wall and bouncy castle for the Uttoxeter Big Lunch.

Councillor George Allen, Councillor Mrs Lynne Shelton, Councillor Susan McGarry, Councillor Philip Hudson June 2018
Litter Pickers

Newborough Parish Council were awarded a grant from the Councillor Community Fund to assist with the purchase of essential litter picking equipment

Councillor Alan Johnson June 2018 Yoxall
Tree Work

Yoxall Parish Council were supported with a grant to help maintain trees and river bank vegetation on Goose Green and Swarbourne Meadow to enhance

Councillor Alan Johnson June 2018 Yoxall
Burton Shobnall Badminton Club

The Badminton Club were supported through the Councillors Community Fund with a grant towards the costs of the purchase od new shuttlecocks.

Councillor Ali Chaudhry August 2018 Anglesey