At a January meeting of its Policy & Resources Committee, Trowbridge Town Council awarded grants totalling £9,500 to a number of local organisations who applied for financial support in 2020.

Applications received before September 30 had made requests totalling £19,568, with the successful applicants receiving this funding from the Council’s 2020-21 budget of £9,500.

The successful applicants, and the amounts received, are as follows (please click links for organisation details):

Trowbridge Ladies Rugby – £400
Wessex MS Therapy Centre – £420.45
Families Out Loud – £500
Trowbridge & District Youth Band – £500
Trowbridge Street Pastors – £500
Splitz Support Service – £600
Wiltshire Sight – £750
Group Five – £900
Friends of Biss Meadows Country Park – £929.55
Carer Support Wiltshire – £1,000
Monday Wednesday Club – £1,000
HELP Counselling Services – £1,000
Trowbridge Environmental Community – £1,000

The recipient organisations have been asked to provide a short acknowledgement for inclusion at the Annual Town Meeting, due to take place in April.