The Project Genesis Trust has been successful in gaining almost £350,000 grant funding from the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) to create a new Heritage Trail in Consett, ‘The Consett and Genesis Heritage Trail’ which it is hoped will attract more visitors and tourists to Consett and the NW Durham area. The new trail […]
Project Genesis Grant Donations 2018 – During last year, the Trust distributed £15,000 in small grants to local organisations, to support community activities and projects. We intend to run a similar programme of grant donations on an annual basis.
Cycle Path Improvements – Work is continuing on a range of environmental and leisure improvements to follow on from the opening of Fawcett Park. The Sea 2 Sea cycle path is currently being updated across the Genesis site, between the Blackhill Comrades Club and the A692.