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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Metal Culture Limited

  • Income

    £1.3M

  • Spending

    £1.3M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1104635 Company no. 4738521

Contact details

Public address

  • Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, SS0 8NB

Aims & activities

We support artists from all disciplines by creating time and space for the development of ideas and philosophies around artists' work through, residencies, producing, commissioning, exhibitions, debate and discussion, touring and publishing. We ensure all our work actively contributes to civil society, through education, participation, learning opportunities, conversation and debate.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£1.3M

Expenditure:

£1.3M

Assets and liabilities

  • £98.9K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £316.3K Other assets
  • £46.5K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

97%
95%
3%

Charitable objects

1. THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN THE APPRECIATION OF THE ARTS AND PERFORMING ARTS AND TO ENCOURAGE AND PROMOTE PUBLIC INTEREST IN NEW ARTISTIC ENDEAVOURS BY SUPPORTING THE WORK AND ASPIRATIONS OF NEW ARTISTS. 2. TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL RELIEF AND OTHERWISE THE DEVELOPMENT AMONG ARTISTS AND STUDENT ARTISTS OF THEIR PERFORMANCE STUDY AND UNDERSTANDING OF THE PERFORMING ARTS WHO ARE IN NEED BY REASON OF THEIR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES BY THE PROVISION OF STUDIO SPACE AND SHORT TERM RESIDENCY.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 17 APRIL 2004 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 2 JUNE 2004.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Metal

Policies

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

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 10 Trustees
  • 12 Employees
  • 319 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Ms Jude Kelly Obe (Chair) None on record
Sir Ian Mckellen None on record
Nihal Arthanayake The British Asian Trust Up-to-date
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown British Muslims For Secular Democracy Up-to-date
Ian Thompson None on record
Jamie Beddard Collective Encounters Up-to-date
Sally Elizabeth Tallant None on record
Mark Blenkinsop None on record
Paul Robert Morley None on record
Andrea Goddard Stark None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Liverpool City
  • Peterborough City
  • Southend-on-sea