As well as organising events itself, the Town Council provides grant funding to clubs & organisations in Maryport & Flimby & provides funding for community events & festivals.

The following organisations received funding in 2021/22 totalling almost £50,000:


Allerdale Borough CouncilTaste of the Sea Festival£10,000
Maryport Primary SchoolStage Lighting System£750
Grasslot Infant SchoolActive Play Circuit for Playground£1,000
Maryport AFCEquipment Storage Area£1,000
Netherhall SchoolSports Kit & Tents£1,000
Maryport Sea CadetsUnit Operational Costs£1,000
Maryport Harbour AuthorityLadder repairs around Harbour£7,500
Senhouse MuseumLearning with Schools & Groups£1,000
Citizen’s Advice BureauSupport for Flimby & Maryport Clients£1,000
Maryport Maritime MuseumFree Entry & Schools Activities£1,000
Netherhall SchooAnnual Awards Ceremony£500
Flimby PensionersChristmas Party & Annual Outing£1,000
Maryport Sea CadetsIT System£1,900
Flimby Girls’ BrigadeUnit insurance costs£1,000
Maryport ARLFCFirework Display Show£1,500
Flimby Carnival CommitteeVillage Carnival£2,000
Allerdale Borough CouncilMaryport Promenade Seating£4,000
Maryport Inshore RescuePaging Facility£500
Castle Hill TrustCircus Skills Workshops£250
Owl BlueAnnual amenity running costs£1,980
Maryport Golf ClubDefibrillator£500
Great North Air AmbulanceOperational costs£1,000
Maryport AmateursProduction of ‘Scrooge’£1,000
Maryport Army CadetsDuke of Edinburgh Award Scheme£1,000
2nd Maryport Scout GroupWaterproofs for Outdoor Activities£1,000
Maryport Inshore RescueSolar Panel Invertor replacement£1,000
Cheer Force Knights MaryportTraining Facilities£1,000


Maryport & Flimby Organisations can apply for grant funding by contacting the Council for an application form, or downloading a form from the Council’s website.