Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

Grants available for communities impacted by the Hinkley Point C development

Grants available for communities impacted by the Hinkley Point C development

The HPC Community Fund’s Small Grants programme awards grants (money that does not need to be paid back) of up to £5,000 and is welcoming applications from community groups and organisations that work in places impacted by the Hinkley Point C power station development.  

The programme has rolling deadlines, with decisions made every 6-8 weeks.
Deadlines coming up are: 7 September 2022 12 October 2022 30 November 2022

Discuss your application with Pete

Meet Pete, the Programmes Manager looking after the Small Grants programme, for a chat at one of our drop-ins and find out if the Hinkley Point C Community Fund can give you money to support your idea. There’s no need to book in advance:
WHEN: Tuesday 13 September, 10am – 4pm
WHERE: Bridgwater Town Hall, High Street, TA6 3AS
WHEN: Monday 26 September, 10am – 1pm
WHERE: The Thomas Poole Library, Nether Stowey, TA5 1LN
Find out more at hpcfunds.co.uk or by calling 01749 344949



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Grant Application Kings Coronation Form

The Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III will take place on Saturday 6th May 2023, with an additional bank holiday on Monday 8th May 2023.

We are keen to hear from groups/organisations in Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge that are looking to celebrate the Coronation. The Town Council has £1500 available to allocate to events being organised to celebrate the Kings Coronation. The maximum grant to be allocated per event will be £500.

You must meet the following criteria for your application to be considered:

– The event will be open to all members of the public

– The event will be free of charge

– The event will take place within the Coronation weekend

– The event will take place within Burnham on Sea or Highbridge


Applications will close on Monday 6th March at midday. 

Your organisation and contact details

What happens next....
Applications will be considered at the Finance and Resources Committee Meeting on Monday 13th March 2023. You will be notified after this date whether your application has been successful.
Burnham & Highbridge Town Council takes your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information for the purposes of contacting you about this grant. The Council’s privacy notice can be found here.

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