In 2014 a grant from Biffa Award funded the complete renovation of the Victoria Hall kitchen.
Biffa is a UK leading integrated waste management company providing collection, recycling, treatment, disposal and technologically driven energy generation services.
Biffa Award is a multi-million pound fund that helps to build communities and transform lives through awarding grants to community and environmental projects across the UK. The Victoria Hall kitchen refurbishment project was awarded funded under Biffa Award’s Community Buildings theme.
Rutland County Council & Oakham Memorial Institute
In 2015 The Victoria Hall received £25,000 from Rutland County Council Sport, Leisure and Community Facilities fund towards the cost of the renovation of the passenger lift which had become unreliable and needed to be upgraded to the meet the latest safety and disabled use standards.
A further £1,500 came from The Oakham Memorial Institute in order to complete the total works.
Cory Environmental Trust in Rutland granted funds towards upgrading windows and providing much needed improvements in ventilation to the Victoria Hall main function room – The Rutland Suite
The Big Lottery
In 2013 The Victoria Hall was awarded £7,000 from the Big Lottery Fund (BIG) to fit folding doors into the main function room, The Rutland Suite