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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Racing Foundation

  • Income

    £2.2M

  • Spending

    £3.6M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1145297 Company no. 07890908

Contact details

Public address

  • 161 Blackpool Road, Lytham St. Annes, FY8 4AA

Aims & activities

GRANTMAKER TO CHARITIES

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur sport
  • Animals
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Recreation

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations

Income and Endowments:

£2.2M

* £5.6M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£3.6M

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £81.9M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £13.5M Other assets
  • £3.3M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable spending ratios

154%
8%
0%

Charitable objects

1.1 THE OBJECT OF THE CHARITY IS THE ADVANCEMENT FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT OF ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSE ASSOCIATED WITH THE HORSERACING AND THOROUGHBRED BREEDING INDUSTRY OR WITH EQUINE WELFARE, IN EACH CASE BY MAKING GRANTS TO CHARITIES FOR SUCH CHARITABLE PURPOSE OR PURPOSES. 1.2 FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT THESE PURPOSES SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO: (A) THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, SICKNESS OR INJURY AMONGST PERSONS INVOLVED (OR FORMERLY INVOLVED) WITH THE HORSERACING AND THOROUGHBRED BREEDING INDUSTRY AND THEIR FAMILIES AND DEPENDENTS, AND, IN PARTICULAR, THE PROMOTION OF THE WELFARE OF THOSE WHO HAVE SUFFERED INJURIES BY REASON OF PARTICIPATION IN SUCH INDUSTRY; (B) THE ADVANCEMENT OF VETERINARY SCIENCE IN RELATION TO HORSES; (C) THE PROTECTION AND REHABILITATION OF EQUINES; AND (D) THE PROMOTION OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING CONNECTED WITH THE HORSERACING AND THOROUGHBRED BREEDING INDUSTRY AND OF STANDARDS IN SUCH EDUCATION AND TRAINING.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 22/12/2011

Area of benefit

United Kingdom

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
  • 6 Trustees
  • 2 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Ian Barlow Dl (Chair) None on record
Susannah Cordelia Gill Northern Racing College Up-to-date
William Rucker None on record
Katherine Jane Keir None on record
Mark Steven Johnston None on record
Linda Jane Bowles None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales