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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

National Space Centre

  • Income

    £6.5M

  • Spending

    £6.6M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1078832 Company no. 3485236

Public address

  • 3 The Square, Glenfield, Leicester, LE3 8DQ

Aims & activities

OPERATION OF A VISITOR ATTRACTION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION IN RELATION TO SPACE.PROVISION OF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES

What the charity does

  • Education/training

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£6.5M

Expenditure:

£6.6M

Assets and liabilities

  • £25.2M Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £2.3M Other assets
  • £3.1M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

102%
77%
0%

Charitable objects

THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY IN RELATION TO SPACE AND PLANETARY SCIENCE, ASTROMOMY AND TECHNOLOGY AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE TO LIFE ON EARTH

Governing document

MEMORANDUM & ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 18 DECEMBER 1997 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS DATED 8 NOVEMBER 1999, 19 FEBRUARY 2002, 26 NOVEMBER 2002 & 26 MAY 2006 AND BY CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION ON CHANGE OF NAME DATED 2 SEPTEMBER 2010

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property. Some or all of this land or property must be used for the charity’s purposes.

  • 15 Trustees
  • 185 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Professor David John Southwood London Institute Of Space Policy And Law Up-to-date
Professor Surinder Mohan Sharma Leicester Indigent Old Age Society Up-to-date
R. Daphne Plunket Charitable Trust Up-to-date
The Mansion Trust (Uk ) Up-to-date
The United Kingdom Committee For Unicef Up-to-date
Professor Sir Martin Nicholas Sweeting (Chair) London Institute Of Space Policy And Law Up-to-date
The Radio Communications Foundation Up-to-date
Mr Ted Cassidy The Carlton Hayes Mental Health Charity Up-to-date
Nigel Paul Siesage The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St.Mary Magdalen,Knighton,Leicester Up-to-date
Uk Cat Consortium Up-to-date
Charles St Hill Bishop The Association For Science And Discovery Centres Up-to-date
Arvind Michael Kapur Leicester City Football Club Trust Limited Up-to-date
The National Forest Company Up-to-date
Warning Zone Limited Up-to-date
Gary Moss None on record
Prof Emma Bunce None on record
Karen Thomas None on record
James Edward Fry None on record
Rebecca Anne Evernden None on record
Joanne Wheeler None on record
Verity Hancock None on record
Jennifer Barnacle None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales