17 sports projects get Olympic legacy funding

Olympic rings Credit: Jae Hong/AP/Press Association Images

£966,849 of Olympic legacy funding has been allocated to 17 different projects across the area.

  • Taunton Athletics Club will receive £50,000 to build a new clubhouse.

  • Yeovil Bowling, Squash and Tennis Club will receive £50,000 for air conditioning and building modernisation.

  • Orchard Gymnastics in Somerset will receive £50,000 for building refurbishment and expansion.

  • St Michael's School in Somerset will receive £20,000 for a replacement community swimming pool.

  • £50,000 has been allocated to revamp the Nether Stowey Recreation Ground

  • Taunton Deane Borough Council will receive £125,858 for the Wellington Pavilion Project

  • Clevedon Sailing Club will receive £50,000 for club refurbishment

  • Cleeve Cricket Club will receive £46,674 for coaching and to upgrade the practice facility

  • Bristol Ariel Rowing Club will receive £50,000 to improve the club facilities by building changing rooms

  • King Edmund Acrogymnastics will receive £50,000 for a new Acrogym

  • Tubbs Turf Management Committee in Gloucestershire will receive £34,317 for a pavilion extension

  • Old Sodbury Football Club hwill receive £50,000 for the village sports pavilion project

  • Riverside Youth Project and BroadPlain WWYP will receive £50,000 for the youth project

  • Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre will receive £40,000 to refurbish the artificial sports surface

  • The University of Bristol will receive £150,000 for a new boathouse project

  • Trowbridge Westbourne Sports Club will receive £50,000 for new facilities

  • Supermarine Sports and Social Club will recieve £50,000 to upgrade floodlighting