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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Game And Wildlife Conservation Trust

  • Income

    £8.4M

  • Spending

    £8.2M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1112023 Company no. 5579632

Contact details

Public address

  • Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust, Burgate Manor, Fordingbridge, SP6 1EF

Aims & activities

For over 75 years we have been researching why species like the grey partridge, water vole, corn bunting and black grouse have declined. We are continually developing practical measures to reverse these declines. We are the only UK charity using science to promote game and wildlife management as an essential part of nature conservation.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Animals
  • Environment/conservation/heritage

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£8.4M

* £136.0K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£8.2M

Assets and liabilities

  • £3.3M Own use assets
  • £4.1M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £2.7M Other assets
  • £1.0M 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

96%
64%
3%

Charitable objects

3.1 TO PROMOTE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT THE CONSERVATION OF GAME AND ITS ASSOCIATED FLORA AND FAUNA; 3.2 TO CONDUCT RESEARCH INTO GAME AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT (INCLUDING THE USE OF GAME ANIMALS AS A NATURAL RESOURCE) AND THE EFFECTS OF FARMING AND OTHER LAND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES ON THE ENVIRONMENT; AND TO PUBLISH THE USEFUL RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH; 3.3 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC AND THOSE MANAGING THE COUNTRYSIDE IN THE EFFECTS OF FARMING AND MANAGEMENT OF LAND WHICH IS SYMPATHETIC TO GAME AND OTHER WILDLIFE; 3.4 TO CONSERVE GAME AND WILDLIFE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT INCLUDING: WHERE IT IS FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT, THE CONSERVATION OR PROMOTION OF BIOLOGICAL BIODIVERSITY THROUGH: 3.4.1 THE PROVISION, CONSERVATION, RESTORATION OR ENHANCEMENT OF A NATURAL HABITAT; OR 3.4.2 THE MAINTENANCE OR RECOVERY OF A SPECIES IN ITS NATURAL HABITAT ON LAND OR IN WATER AND IN PARTICULAR WHERE THE NATURAL HABITAT IS SITUATED IN THE VICINITY OF A LANDFILL SITE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 30 SEP 2005 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 10 SEP 2007 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 09 NOV 2015 as amended on 05 Jul 2018

Area of benefit

Not Defined.

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.

  • 20 Trustees
  • 130 Employees
  • 350 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Hugh Richard Oliver-Bellasis The Debs Price Foundation Up-to-date
The Lonsdale Trust Up-to-date
Lord George Reginald Oliver Carnarvon The Corn Exchange (Newbury) Trust Up-to-date
Richard Compton None on record
Stephen John Oakley Catlin None on record
Rebecca Shelley Bahonsmba None on record
Dr Anthony John Hamilton None on record
James Duckworth-Chad None on record
David Mayhew Cbe Alzheimer's Research Uk Up-to-date
Race Against Dementia Up-to-date
The Cazenove Charitable Trust Up-to-date
The Marquess Of Downshire None on record
The Rt Hom James Paice Mp None on record
John Shields None on record
David Flux None on record
Andrew Salvesen None on record
His Grace The Duke Of Norfolk None on record
Richard Henry Benyon None on record
Emma Maude Weir None on record
David Nicholas Owen Williams Obe None on record
Stephen Peter Morant None on record
Lara Jukes None on record
Jeremy Paul Godsmark Finnis None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales