The Parish Council encourages requests for grants to be made using our Application Form.

You can read the Guidelines regarding the Application Form here.

Our Financial Year runs from 1st April 2018. Here’s a list of grants The Gorge Parish Council has made so far this financial year:

Community Events

  • Secret Severn Arts Trail: £450

Last year, 2017/2018, the Parish Council was pleased to give grants to:

Village hall Grants
Coalbrookdale Community Centre £1,500.00
Coalport Hall £750.00

Churchyard maintenance
Friends of St Mary’s Church Jackfield £100.00
Coalbrookdale PCC £400.00

Regular Grants
Brass Band Festival £500.00
Crucial Crew £100.00
Ironbridge Rowing Club £125.00
Ironbridge Coracle Trust £300.00
Coalbrookdale Scout Group £500.00
Walking Festival £300.00
Poppy wreaths £72.00

Environmental groups
Lodge fields grant £500.00
IMAP grant £500.00

Discretionary grants
Lights replacement Coalport Hall £250.00
Friends of St Mary’s Church Jackfield lawn mower £150.00
Transition Town Telford Grow Local Event £200.00
Secret Severn Arts £300.00
Lightmoor Village school £200.00
CICCA Loudspeakers £500.00
Royal British Legion (Jackfield) £250.00
Community First Responders £400.00

Total £7,897.00

 


The previous year, 2016/2017, the Parish Council was pleased to give grants to:

  1. Coalbrookdale Community Centre: £1,500
  2. Jackfield Village Hall: £750
  3. Coalport Village Hall: £750
  4. Friends of St Mary’s Church, Jackfield: £100
  5. Holy Trinity Church, Coalbrookdale PCC: £400
  6. Brass Band Festival: £500
  7. Crucial Crew: £250
  8. Ironbridge Rowing Club: £125
  9. Ironbridge Coracle Trust: £400
  10. Coalbrookdale Scout Group: £500
  11. Walkers are Welcome: £40
  12. Ironbridge Walking Festival £300
  13. Jackfield Royal British Legion Poppy Wreaths: £72
  14. Severn Gorge Countryside Trust Walking Leaflet: £560
  15. South Telford Rights of Way Partnership School Walks: £150
  16. Speed Indication Displays around The Gorge: £1,800
  17. Planters by the Ironbridge: £152
  18. Lodge Field Group: £500
  19. Ironbridge Meadows and Pastures Group: £500