Rookery South Community Trust Fund Grants Awarded

The following projects have been supported through the Fund.  Grant amounts are shown as the total amount awarded at the time the grant offer was made.  All awards made are subject to contract.

2024

Round 1
Ampthill & District Preservation Society, Ampthill Past Memories Project (Phase 2) £1,721
Buddies of Broadmead, Broadmead Lower School Wellbeing Area – £1,356
CHUMS Charity, Delivering Recreational Therapeutic Programmes in Holywell and Wootton Lower Schools – £5,500
Cranfield Parish Church, Security and Energy Saving Door on the Ringing Chamber – £2,500
Greensand Community Methodist Church, Community Garden for Wildlife & Wellbeing – £2,000
Maulden Parish Council, Tree Planting and Verge Wilding – £2,500
Redborne Upper School & Community College, North School Sports Hall Floor Replacement – £10,000
Russell Lower School, Resurfacing of the Foundation Stage Trim Trail and KS1 Playground – £10,000
Stewartby Striders, Club Development – £1,914
Stewartby Sunflowers Toddler Group, Outside Area – £1,599

2023

Round 2
Ampthill & District Choral Society, Purchase of Carols for Choir Books – £809
Ampthill Town Band, Senior Band Training Workshops – £3,420
Ampthill Town Council, Sustainability Plan : Council Offices Solar Panels – £10,000
Autism Bedfordshire, Social Groups for Autistic Adults in Ampthill and Marston Moreteyne – £3,683
Cranfield Parish Council, Broad Green Play Park, Cranfield – £10,000

Round 1
Ampthill Scout Group, Scout Hut Refurbishment Project: Main Hall Floor Replacement – £10,000
Marston Moreteyne Allotment Society, Compostable Toilet for Users of Marston Moreteyne Allotments – £9,851
Marston Vale Community Rail Partnership, Lidlington Youth Engagement (Phase Two) – £10,000
The Wildlife Trust BCN Limited, Cut-Throat Pond, Ampthill: Perimeter Fence – £9,333

2022

Round 2
Ampthill & District Choral Society, Post Pandemic Recovery and Keyboard Purchase – £2,459
Carers in Bedfordshire, Young Carer School Holiday Activities – £2,835
Cranfield Church of England Academy, Forest School Development with Ponds – £3,840
Cranfield Community Centre, Solar Energy Install – £20,000
Forest of Marston Vale Trust, Millennium Country Park Sensory Wildlife Garden – £18,000
Stewartby Water Sports Club (Sailing Section), New Safety Boat and Equipment – £6,379
The Heart of Marston, Marston Moreteyne VC School Forest End Site: Outside Classroom – £5,708
The Jigsaw Club, Replacement of Oldest Ambulance – £28,000
Wootton Rangers Youth Football Club, Goals, Equipment and Storage Solutions – £7,762

Round 1
Ampthill Town Band, Post-COVID Recovery Project – £10,000
Ampthill Town Cricket Club, Pavilion Extension – £19,587
Autism Bedfordshire, Social Groups for Autistic Adults in Ampthill and Marston Moreteyne – £3,599
Houghton Conquest Parish Council, Pavilion Kitchen and Patio Improvement Project – £7,612
Marston Moreteyne Playing Field Committee, Upgrade Facility to Today’s Standard – £8,690
Marston Moreteyne VC School, The Haven (Forest End Site) Sensory Area, Play Area & Nurture Space – £5,000
Millbrook Parish Meeting, Alfred Everitt Playing Field : New Play Equipment – £11,955
St Andrew’s Parish Church (Ampthill), Chapter House Community Upgrade Project – £15,047