News - 2019
Football in Dundee proving a force for good thanks to work of community trusts connected to the city's two professional clubs
20th March 2019
Supported by National Lottery funding, DFC In The Community Trust and Dundee United Community Trust are helping fans’ physical and mental health
“Football is a crucial part of Welsh history and identity and it all started here in Wrexham.”
20th March 2019
As Wales prepare to face Trinidad and Tobago at the Racecourse Ground this Wednesday, Jonathon Gammond, from the Wales Football Collection, tells how National Lottery funding has enabled the spiritual home of the sport in Wales to showcase some of its most sought-after memorabilia
“Being part of this has honestly been the highlight of my life”
19th March 2019
Rita Newman, who is a carer for her husband who lives with dementia, tells how a National Lottery funded arts project has helped her cope with loneliness
Olympic Star Celebrates 25 Years of The National Lottery Changing Lives in Wales
13th March 2019
Wales’ double Olympic Taekwondo Champion, Jade Jones, has highlighted the instrumental role that National Lottery funding has played in her success
Your chance to win £10,000 for your project!
12th March 2019
A call for all National Lottery funded projects to enter The 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards
"V&A Dundee has been a catalyst, it has changed lives for the better and shone a spotlight on all that is good about the city"
11th March 2019
Supported by National Lottery funding, V&A Dundee has helped local young person Ailsa Purdie realise and fulfil her ambitions without leaving the city she loves
Park Life: “The amazing opportunities at Wepre Park give me a sense of peace.”
8th March 2019
Connah’s Quay volunteer with learning difficulties talks about the joy of being given the chance to work at the ancient woodland and Country Park in his hometown.
Call the midwife star celebrates millions in National Lottery funding for Coventry 2021
7th March 2019
Midlands’s actress Helen George celebrates National Lottery funding for Coventry City of Culture 2021.
A jive and kicking: 92 Year Old Dundonian praises "extended family" for their support following the death of her cousin
6th March 2019
Nae Limits 60+ Association, supported by National Lottery funding, helps Mabel Robertson and dozens of others enjoy dancing, live music and companionship in later life
Sisters doing it for each other: Wrexham sisters with same rare disease help raise awareness of uncommon illnesses
28th February 2019
Two young sisters from Wrexham born with the same rare genetic disorder are supporting International Rare Disease Day by highlighting their own personal stories.
“It’s a vital place for the music scene and for enriching the lives of young people in Wrexham”
15th February 2019
Mike Harmina, Manager at the Vic music recording studios and social enterprise in Wrexham, tells us how National Lottery funding has enabled them to reach more people than ever before.
The Ecology Centre praised for transformational impact on young volunteer Cameron
12th February 2019
A community centre in Fife which enables people of all ages to safely engage with the natural world has been praised for making a real difference to the life of one local volunteer.