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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

The Gresley Society Trust

  • Income

    £34.3K

  • Spending

    £149.2K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1081581 Company no. 3852084

Contact details

Public address

  • 40 The Village, Old Warden, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 9HQ

Aims & activities

The society was founded in 1963 to promote interest in the life and work of Sir Nigel Gresley. Meetings are held in the spring and autumn, at various locations, when there are talks by well known speakers. Our journal, The Gresley Observer is published three times a year and the society owns an ex GNR N2 tank locomotive and a 1938 buffet lounge car. Our website is at www.Gresley.org.

What the charity does

  • Education/training

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Other charitable activities
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 objects

THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN PARTICULAR BY THE PROMOTION OF INTEREST IN THE LIFE AND WORKS OF SIR NIGEL GRESLEY IN THE FIELD OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 1 OCTOBER 1999. AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 31 MAR 2017

Area of benefit

Not Defined.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

The Gresley Society
  • 10 Trustees
  • 6 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
John Christopher Hartley Nettleton The Friends Of The National Railway Museum Up-to-date
Ian Stuart Maccabe None on record
Mike Foreman None on record
Philip Martin Benham (Chair) North York Moors Historical Railway Trust Limited Up-to-date
The Friends Of The National Railway Museum Up-to-date
Graeme E Bunker The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust Up-to-date
David Richard Mcintosh The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Limited Up-to-date
The Stanier 8F Locomotive Society Limited Up-to-date
Paul Michael Bush None on record
Robin Beynon None on record
Christopher Stjohn Eric Clark None on record
Ronald Vale None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales