Grants to Local Organisations

Burwash Parish Council sets aside money each year to make grants to organisations for projects that benefit local residents.  The Local Government Transparency Code requires BPC to to publish details of its grants to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations. See below for recent grant details. Here are details of the Council’s grants awarding policy and a grant application form.

The Council’s policies and procedures are regularly reviewed to incorporate new legislation.

List of Grants Awarded by Burwash Parish Council for Financial Year 2023/2024

MonthNameAmount Detail
April 2023Burwash Football Club£1,600.00 Replacement goals & nets for tournament
April 2023Burwash Cricket Club£2,000.00Replacement roller & shed for storage
April 2023Burwash Common & Weald Playing Fields Association£500.00King’s Coronation
April 2023Burwash Playing Fields Association – Swan Meadow£500.00King’s Coronation
May 2023Burwash Bonfire Society£500.00Burwash bonfire celebrations
May 2023Burwash Horticultural Society£145.00New presentation screen
May 2023St Bartholomews Church£250.00Coronation cookbook printing
June 2023Parents, Teachers & Friends Association – Burwash Primary School £1,149.95 New BBQ & associated equipment for fundraising
June 2023Burwash Primary School£720.00*Tree maintenance forest school (*grant authorised but not yet given due to potential parent gift.)
July 2023Burwash Playing Fields Association – Swan Meadow£490.00Summer coaching programme
July 2023Burwash Village Hall£330.00Replacement defibrillator battery
September 2023Burwash Primary School£8,293.00Outdoor equipment & replacement garden items
November 2023St Bartholomews Church£50.00Xmas tree for tree festival
November 2023St Bartholomews Church£1,500.00Churchyard maintenance
November 2023St Philips Church£1,500.00Churchyard maintenance

List of Grants Awarded by Burwash Parish Council for Financial Year 2022/2023

MonthNameAmount Detail
July 2022Burwash Support £4,000.00 Support for Ukrainian refugees
October 2022Burwash C of E Primary School £1,470.00 Chromebooks for pupils
October 2022St Bartholomews Church £50.00Christmas Tree Festival donation
November 2022Burwash Scouts £200.00 Grant towards Christmas entertainment
November 2022St Bartholomews Church £1,500.00 Grounds maintenance
December 2022Burwash Village Hall £1,250.00 LED replacement hall lights
January 2023Burwash Playing Fields Association – Swan Meadow £20,000.00 Grant towards multi use games area
January 2023Burwash Lunch Club £315.00 Burwash Village Hall Christmas lunch
March 2023Burwash Common & Weald Playing Fields Association£2,500.00Path to shed & steps maintenance

Archive List of Grants Awarded by Burwash Parish Council for Financial Year 2021/2022

MonthNameAmount Detail
July 2021Barchester Healthcare £450.00 Covid Grant from Hastings Direct for a commemorative bench
July 2021St Philips Church £1,500.00 Church maintenance
July 2021 Village Hall £4,500.00 Replacement windows & doors
October 2021 St Bartholomews Church £1,500.00 Church maintenance
December 2021 Burwash Primary School PTFA £657.50 Defibrillator School Hill
December 2021Friends of Lossie Long £100.00 Donation to Christmas lunch
March 2022 Royal British Legion £300.00 Commemorative wreaths for Remembrance Sunday

Archive List of Grants Awarded by Burwash Parish Council for Financial Year 2020/2021

MonthNameAmount Detail
May-20Burwash Scouts £906.00 Camping Equipment
May-20 Burwash Playing Fields Association (BPFA) £1,500.00 100 Plus Club
May-20 Village Hall £2,000.00 Replacement windows
May-20 Wild About Burwash £200.00 Seeds for planting
May-20 Burwash Bonfire Society £400.00
May-20 St Philips Church £1500.00 Grounds upkeep
May-20 Burwash Weald & Common Playing Fields Association (BW&PFA) £ 1,500.00 Tarmac path
Jun-20 St Bartholomews Church £ 1,500.00 Grounds upkeep
Jul-20 Burwash Cricket Club £ 2,000.00 Prep of Square & grounds
Oct-20 Ballet @ The Village Hall £200.00 Covid support
Oct-20 Burwash Musical Theatre £250.00 Covid support
Feb-21 Burwash Primary School* £3,294.55 Playground resurfacing
* Not strictly a grant. Money from CIL reserves but coded to grants £14,250.55