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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Tank Museum Limited

  • Income

    £5.8M

  • Spending

    £4.3M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1102661 Company no. 4962619

Contact details

Public address

  • King George V Road, Bovington, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6JG

Aims & activities

To conserve, develop and interpret the national collection of Tanks and Armoured Fighting Vehicles, to enable people to better understand armoured warfare, and its impact on society-past, present and future.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Environment/conservation/heritage

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space

Income and Endowments:

£5.8M

* £377.9K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£4.3M

Assets and liabilities

  • £15.7M Own use assets
  • £2.8M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £5.1M Other assets
  • £853.3K 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

63%
70%
26%

Charitable objects

TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC IN THE HISTORY OF ARMOURED WARFARE AND TO HOLD TOGETHER THE TRADITIONS OF THE ROYAL ARMOURED CORPS AND THE ROYAL TANK REGIMENT AND PERPETUATE THEIR DEEDS BY THE PROVISION AND MAINTENANCE OF A MUSEUM AND TO PRESERVE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC VEHICLES, DOCUMENTS AND OTHER EXHIBITS AND ARTEFACTS WHICH ARE OF HISTORICAL IMPORTANCE IN THE STUDY OF ARMOURED WARFARE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 13 NOVEMBER 2003

Area of benefit

Not Defined. In Practice National

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

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.

  • 14 Trustees
  • 96 Employees
  • 100 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Kathryn Adie Obe Foundation Of Light Up-to-date
The Airborne Initiative Trust Up-to-date
Jeremy Pope Obe Jurassic Coast Trust Up-to-date
Richard Wigley None on record
Anthony William Woodhouse The Wolfeton Riding House Trust Up-to-date
Sir Andrew Ridgway None on record
Steven Rowbotham None on record
William Bannister None on record
William Kenneth Suttie None on record
Brigadier Ian Gibb None on record
Colonel Guy Hugh John Deacon The Royal Armoured Corps Memorial Trust Up-to-date
David Webb None on record
Dr Christopher Brynley Hammond None on record
Alexander Walters The Dorset Natural History And Archaeological Society Up-to-date
Oliver Barnham None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales