To mark the National Lottery’s 20th birthday we’re shining a spotlight on a range of amazing lottery funded projects around the country.
From Stonehenge to Sheffield’s Botanical Gardens, over the next 3 weeks we’ll be looking at a range of fascinating ways lottery money has been invested in
good causes and the people that have benefited. Projects include
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum in Halifax is home to hundreds of interactive exhibits designed to inspire children to learn about themselves and the world around them
Fort Williams World Championships received National Lottery funding through UK Sport. It’s one of the best events in the world for competitive biking
Everyman Playhouse Theatre in Liverpool recently won the RIBA Stirling Prize
Stonehenge received £10 million of funding to transform how the site is understood
North Tyneside Art Studio in North Shields uses art to transform lives of people experiencing mental health problems
Lylac Ridge Animal Learning Centre in South Wales has received funding to help children and adults with learning difficulties to develop new skills
St George’s market was restored to its former glory thanks to Lottery funding
Ping is a table tennis project which takes the game out of the office and into unusual locations in towns and cities
Mobile cinema Screen Machine tours the Scottish Highlands with new releases thanks to Lottery funding Get involved
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Pinterest #20greatprojects map, which we’ll be adding to daily, building a snapshot of just some of projects you can enjoy around the UK. About The National Lottery
Set up in 1994, The National Lottery donates £33 million each week to a wide range of lottery good causes.
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Published 26 November 2014