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Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 14:15
A new agricultural building has become a reality for the Newbury and District Agricultural Society (NADAS) thanks to a grant worth up to £187,500 from Greenham Common Trust. The society is famous for the Royal County of Berkshire Show held...
Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:37
The recent meeting of Greenham Common Trust’s Distribution Committee saw £137,000 distributed to more than 70 groups. The session was tinged with sadness, however, as chairman, Glenn Clarkson, stepped down after 18 years. The grant round...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 14:49
Greenham Common Trust is widening its remit in supporting local charities and growing organisations in West Berkshire by sponsoring an award dedicated to celebrating outstanding charity work. As part of this year’s West Berkshire Business...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 10:53
One group of townspeople is celebrating now that it is a step closer towards eradicating the threat of flooding, thanks in part to an initial donation from Greenham Common Trust. The original matched funding grant of £50,000 from GCT helped...
Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 14:48
For 20 years, Goring Gap Boat Club has provided rowing enthusiasts with access to the river, giving them a chance to improve and perfect their technique. The club has been raising funds for permanent facilities, as members have been reliant on...
Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 14:42
Six treasured sports venues in West Berkshire and North Hampshire are going to get a much needed uplift thanks to grants totalling £200,500. The projects have a common theme; they are all well used and are in desperate need of either...
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 11:47
Greenham Common Trust has welcomed a new estates manager into its fold, as the former post holder, Paul Craggs, has retired after 17 years. Rupert Holtby, 42, took up the post last month, and has a background which spans 12 years in the Army before...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 18:27
Each year the Newbury Spring Festival gains in popularity, and this spring Greenham Common Trust is helping the growing event with a grant of £44,500. The festival has been running for 38 years, and although primarily centred around Newbury,...
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 11:19
Douai Park Recreation Association (DPRA) has received a welcome grant from Greenham Common Trust to help towards a new pavilion. Douai Park, based in Upper Woolhampton, near Reading, is popular with sports clubs and schools from West Berkshire. The...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 11:20
The future Dame Kelly Holmes, or Matthew Pinsent could be discovered in Berkshire, and Greenham Common Trust is investing in the aspirations of young athletes by giving a grant to an Olympic-style festival. This is the fourth year that Get Berkshire...

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