Council awards £11,000 to arts wellbeing projects

PUBLISHED: 12:53 30 March 2019 | UPDATED: 15:29 02 April 2019

The North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) offices in Cromer. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

The North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) offices in Cromer. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

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Grants of £11,000 have been given to projects which aim to boost wellbeing through art.

North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) has awarded £11,579 from its arts and culture fund to support projects in the district.

Projects benefiting include: Southrepps Chorale, £729; Cantamus Community Choir, £1,000; Holt Youth Centre, £2,000; The Friends of St Benets Abbey, £1,900; The Friends of North Lodge Park, £500; and The Garage, £1,000.

Other projects receiving further funding include: Little Snoring Parish Council, £500; Musical Keys, £500; Playing for Cake, £1,000; Sing Your Heart Out, £750; Creative Arts East, £500; Music for Families in Briston and Holt, £500; Supporting Women Activities Network, £500; and the North Norfolk Arts Co-Operative, £200.

The arts and culture fund is open for applications all year round, with the cut-off date for funding applications to go before the July panel on, Friday, June 28.

For more information about the application process, visit or contact the Communities team on or 01263 516248.

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