The next funding fair has been organised for Wednesday the 7th of March at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre, Woodhorn Road, Newbiggin by the Sea, NE64 6HG. Appointments will run from 1pm until 4:30pm.

We have a great line up of 13 funders due to attend that can provide grants from a few hundred pounds up to half a million for a wide range of community based projects. The funding fair is open to community and voluntary organisations that are based or operate in any part of Northumberland.

We are delighted that the Ballinger Charitable Trust is attending a funding fair for the first time in Northumberland, adding to the diverse nature of the grant makers.

The funders due to attend are:

  • Arts Council England
  • Ballinger Charitable Trust
  • BBC Children in Need
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Community Foundation
  • Hadrian Trust
  • Sir James Knott Trust
  • The Joicey Trust
  • LEADER Programme
  • R W Mann Trust
  • NCC Community Chest
  • Northumberland National Park
  • The Rothley Trust

Details of these funders can be found in the directory. Additional funders may confirm attendance before the date of the event.


Meeting with funders is strictly by pre-booked appointment only. Please complete a booking form and return it to Marc Johnson by 9am on Tuesday 27th of February.


Newbiggin Sports & Community Centre
Newbiggin Sports & Community Centre