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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2019

Woodhorn Charitable Trust

  • Income

    £2.3M

  • Spending

    £2.6M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1129712 Company no. 6893854

Contact details

Public address

  • Woodhorn Museum, Queen Elizabeth Ii Country Park, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9YF

Aims & activities

Operates six museums and cultural facilities in Northumberland. Advances learning, research and education through access to arts, heritage, culture and collections. Safeguards historic colliery buildings, historical artifacts, local collections and provides the public with access to these.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Other charitable activities

Income and Endowments:

£2.3M

Expenditure:

£2.6M

Assets and liabilities

  • £97.7K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.0M Other assets
  • £420.8K 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

112%
100%
0%

Charitable objects

1 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT IN THE HISTORY, CULTURE AND HERITAGE OF HE WOODHORN COLLIERY IN NORTHUMBERLAND AND SURROUNDING LOCAL AREAS 2 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT IN THE HISTORY, CULTURE AND HERITAGE OF THE COUNTY OF NORTHUMBERLAND AND SURROUNDING LOCAL AREAS 3 TO PROVIDE OR ASSIST IN THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES IN THE INTEREST OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR RECREATION OR OTHER LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION IF INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE A NEED OF SUCH FACILITIES BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH, AGE, INFIRMITY OR DISABLEMENT, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES OR FOR THE PUBLIC AT LARGE IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THEIR CONDITIONS OF LIFE

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 1 MAY 2009 as amended on 15 Mar 2018

Area of benefit

Woodhorn Colliery Museum

Organisation type

Standard registration

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.

  • 9 Trustees
  • 62 Employees
  • 17 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Ian Lavery Ashington Joint Welfare Scheme Up-to-date
North East Area Miners' Social Welfare Trust Fund Up-to-date
Lindsay Allason-Jones Marc Fitch Fund Up-to-date
The Clayton Collection Of Roman Antiquities Up-to-date
The Norma Lipman Memorial Trust Up-to-date
The Society Of Antiquaries Of Newcastle Upon Tyne Up-to-date
Venerable Peter John Alan Robinson Charity Of Bishop Chandler (Newcastle Branch) Up-to-date
Fred Ralph Carr For Necessitous Clergy In The Archdeaconry Of Lindisfarne Up-to-date
Newcastle Diocesan Education Board Up-to-date
Newcastle Diocesan Society Up-to-date
The Newcastle Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
William Temple Foundation Limited Up-to-date
Jeffrey George Watson None on record
Mai Lai Chun Mak None on record
Michael William Orde (Chair) None on record
Dr Anthony Best None on record
Alison Jane Edwards None on record
Lisa Jane Crichton None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Newcastle Upon Tyne City
  • North Tyneside
  • Northumberland
  • Scotland