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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Lakeland Arts

  • Income

    £6.5M

  • Spending

    £3.1M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1153001 Company no. 08162578

Contact details

Public address

  • Blackwell Arts & Crafts House, Newby Bridge Road, Windermere, LA23 3JT

Aims & activities

Lakeland Arts operates Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Blackwell Arts & Crafts House and the Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry in the Lake District. Lakeland Arts is delivering a capital project to redevelop and reopen the WIndermere Steamboat Museum to the public and to conserve the collection of Steamboats and historic vessels.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community development/employment
  • Recreation

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space

Income and Endowments:

£6.5M

* £87.0K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£3.1M

Assets and liabilities

  • £12.9M Own use assets
  • £1.7M Long term investments
  • £-0.5M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.5M Other assets
  • £635.7K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

43%
92%
53%

Charitable objects

1. THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE ARTS, CULTURE, HERITAGE OR SCIENCE AND FOR THE CONSERVATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND HERITAGE OF CUMBRIA AND NORTH LANCASHIRE, INCLUDING BY: THE ESTABLISHMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF PUBLIC ART GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC TO INCLUDE THE CARE, MANAGEMENT AND DISPLAY OF THE PERMANENT COLLECTIONS OF THE TRUST ESTABLISHED BY DECLARATION OF TRUST DATED 9TH AUGUST 1957 AND SUBSEQUENTLY AMENDED BY MULTIPLE DEEDS OF VARIATION AND NOW KNOWN AS 'THE LAKELAND ARTS TRUST' ('THE ORIGINAL TRUST') AND ANY OTHER COLLECTIONS, GROUPINGS, DISPLAYS OR INDIVIDUAL ITEMS FROM ANY OTHER BODY; 2. SUCH OTHER PUBLIC CHARITABLE PURPOSES TENDING TO ADVANCE ARTISTIC, HISTORICAL OR INTELLECTUAL INTERESTS IN THE SAID AREA WHICH CAN CONVENIENTLY BE PROMOTED IN COMBINATION WITH THE PURPOSE AFORESAID; AND 3. SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE OBJECTS AS THE COMPANY SHALL FROM TIME TO TIME DETERMINE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 31 JUL 2012 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 08/07/2013

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management

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.

  • 13 Trustees
  • 60 Employees
  • 60 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Anthony Rickards Collinson Association For The Independence Of The Disabled Limited Up-to-date
Anthea Fiendley Case Cbe The Laura Case Trust Up-to-date
Henry Charles Fraser Bowring None on record
Sara Louise Keegan None on record
Martin John Ainscough (Chair) None on record
Charles William Nepean Crewdson Lakeland Arts Support Trust Up-to-date
Christopher Michael Clarke Cbe Frse None on record
Nicholas William Robert Thompson The Wgt Memorial Trust Out-of-date
Professor Judith Ann Lois Mottram None on record
Elizabeth Mary Rink Lakeland Arts Support Trust Up-to-date
John Hudson None on record
Susan Anne Crewe None on record
Bronwen Riley None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Cumbria
  • Lancashire