Our Funding by Category - The Arts, Heritage and Science
New Greenham Arts
the Trust opened an arts centre on the business park in 1998, and quickly entered into a partnership with the Corn Exchange in Newbury to manage the facility as a visual arts and performing arts venue which compliments the main theatre in the town centre. It has been a great success.
a unique outdoor arts creation and rehearsal space on Greenham Business Park
Spectacular Outdoor Events
the Trust, in partnership with the Corn Exchange and Arts Council England, has turned Newbury town centre into a renowned venue for spectacular street theatre with dazzling sound and light effects.
The Trust regularly funds the international Festival, generally to support the Main Concert by The Philarmonia Orchestra.
A prestigious local competitions for 15 - 19 year olds and for older musicians.
£143,000 in core funding from 2014 - 2017
Subsidised accommodation at Greenham Business Park for this visual arts project now in its third decade
Over £433,000 to bring top quality opera to local people
Over £5,000 to host a battle of the bands event for young musicians
£3,400 purchase instruments and materials to help younger musicians gain in confidence
£480 to develop a Youth Band
£8,100 for Newbury Choral Society's 'For the Fallen' concert
A 200 year anniversary for Newbury's famous past
£1,000 to help Hampshire teenagers to see at first hand the cutting edge world of Science and Technology
£3,000 for Primary and Secondary School Science programmes