Latest community chest awards announced

PoppiesBig Warsop has awarded more than £4,000 in the latest RoLo Community Chest funding round.

Ten local groups received a total of £4,008 between them, including Warsop Infotech Group who received £500 for a dressmaking workshop, and 2nd Warsop Scouts who received £380 to purchase a fridge and other equipment for camping weekends.

Church Vale Primary School was awarded £500 to fund a summer sports camp, and Warsop PCC received £498 for a teddy bear’s picnic. Warsop’s Real Poppy campaign has received a £190 boost to fund the purchase of poppy seeds and sand.

Other groups that have benefited from this round of grants include Warsop Air Cadets, Market Warsop Youth Football Club, Warsop in Bloom, Friends of Meden Vale, and Warsop Wheelies BMX Club.

If your group would like to know more about applying for RoLo Community Chest funding, visit for more information or to download an application form.