New Homes Bonus

15 October, 2018

For the last three years Torridge District Council (TDC) have allocated the New Homes Bonus payments towards funding local projects within the community. Successful recipients of the grants this year have recieved between £1,000 and £10,000 towards their chosen projects. This now brings the total funding provided by the NHB scheme to communities within our district to just under £800,000!

This year the following were recipients within the Bideford and surrounding area.

  • Bideford Blues - Boat house and equipment refurbishments
  • Tai-Chi BidefordChairs for spectators and participants
  • Bideford Bay NippersRescue & safety equipment
  • Westward Ho! Business Association – Entertainment equipment for regular events
  • Bideford Train Station -  Refurbishment
  • Bideford, Littleham and Westward Ho! Cricket Club - Equipment and rollers
  • Bideford Town Council - Cooper Street art columns
  • St Mary's School - Playground refurbishments

If you're interested in funding towards a community project in the next financial year please keep an eye on our blog section will post news of the next round of funding as soon as we know!