Royal Wedding Community Celebration Fund



Royal Wedding Community Celebration Fund

Organisations hosting events to celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle can apply for up to £500 match funding for the festivities.

This scheme is open for applications from Thursday 22 February 2018 through to 9am, Monday 30 April 2018, for events that will take place on or around the weekend of the wedding, 19 May 2018.

IMPORTANT! If you wish to have a street party which requires a temporary road closure, please ensure you complete a street closure application, available using this link You will need to email your application directly to, or send to Karen Newton, Rother District Council, Town Hall, London Road, Bexhill TN39 3JX, by no later than 6th April 2018.

Following the success of the funds made available for the Queen's Golden and Diamond Jubilee celebrations, the council's cabinet agreed a funding pot of £10,000 from the community grant scheme to promote community and neighbourhood events.

All projects must demonstrate a clear link to the royal wedding celebrations and benefit Rother residents. Please read the guidance notes and criteria before applying.

pdf icon Royal Wedding Celebration grant scheme guidance 2018 [78kb]

word icon Royal Wedding Celebration Grant Scheme Application Form 2018 [267kb]

Completed forms and required documents can be emailed to or sent by post to:

Community Grants Scheme
Programme & Policy Office
Rother District Council
Town Hall
Bexhill on Sea
East Sussex, TN39 3JX

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