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Data for financial year ending 31 August 2019

The United Westminster And Grey Coat Foundation

  • Income

    £58.6M

  • Spending

    £59.8M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1181012 Company no. 11464504

Contact details

Public address

  • United Westminster + Grey Coat Fdn, 57 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5HJ

Aims & activities

Object: to advance education for the public benefit. Achieved by establishing, operating & supporting schools, run in accordance with Christian principles - both state-funded & independent. Formed from five small charity schools, all founded 1594-1674 to benefit poor children in Westminster (Clothworkers' charity school, founded 1576 in Kent later added). Schools today remain in or near London.

What the charity does

  • Education/training

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services

Income and Endowments:

£58.6M

* £-80.0K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£59.8M

Assets and liabilities

  • £114.9M Own use assets
  • £42.7M Long term investments
  • £-7.8M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £4.2M Other assets
  • £27.8M 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

102%
97%
0%

Accounts and trustees' annual report

31 Aug 2019 (21,729KB)

Charitable objects

TO ADVANCE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT EDUCATION BY ESTABLISHING, MAINTAINING, OPERATING, MANAGING OR OTHERWISE SUPPORTING SCHOOLS WHETHER STATE-FUNDED OR INDEPENDENT WHICH ARE OR SHALL BE RUN IN ACCORDANCE WITH CHRISTIAN PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES. IN FURTHERANCE OF THIS THE CHARITY SHALL MAKE PROVISION FOR: 3.1.1 TWO SCHOOLS FOR GIRLS OR FOR GIRLS AND BOYS IN WHICH RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION SHALL BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DOCTRINES OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND, THAT IS TO SAY: (A) A DAY SCHOOL CALLED THE GREY COAT HOSPITAL IN OR NEAR WESTMINSTER AND (B) A BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL CALLED QUEEN ANNE’S SCHOOL AT CAVERSHAM, BERKSHIRE OR ELSEWHERE WITHIN FIFTY MILES OR THEREABOUTS FROM LONDON; 3.1.2 THREE SCHOOLS FOR BOYS OR FOR BOYS AND GIRLS IN WHICH THE RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION SHALL BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PRINCIPLES OF THE CHRISTIAN FAITH, THAT IS TO SAY: (A) A DAY SCHOOL CALLED WESTMINSTER CITY SCHOOL IN OR NEAR WESTMINSTER (B) A DAY SCHOOL CALLED EMANUEL SCHOOL AT WANDSWORTH COMMON OR ELSEWHERE IN THE GREATER LONDON AREA; AND (C) A DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL CALLED SUTTON VALENCE SCHOOL AT OR NEAR SUTTON VALENCE, KENT OR ELSEWHERE WITHIN FIFTY MILES OR THEREABOUTS FROM LONDON; AND ALSO 3.1.3 SUCH OTHER SCHOOL OR SCHOOLS AS THE TRUSTEES MAY FROM TIME TO TIME DETERMINE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 13 JUL 2018 as amended on 11 Dec 2019

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

Linked charities

  • 14 Trustees
  • 856 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Dr Elizabeth Mary Kirkwood Vallance Dandelion Time Up-to-date
Me Too Out-of-date
Young Minds Trust Up-to-date
John Oliver Nesbitt None on record
Tara John Douglas-Home The Dulverton Trust Up-to-date
The Westminster City School General Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Patricia Margaret Sales The Westminster Technical Fund Up-to-date
Vice Admiral Peter Arthur Dunt The Grey Coat Hospital Adventure Trust Up-to-date
Christopher John Vyse None on record
Revd Canon Anthony James Ball Embrace The Middle East Up-to-date
Seedcorn Foundation Out-of-date
The Christian Muslim Forum Up-to-date
The Westminster City School General Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Jonathan Marcus Noakes None on record
Dorothy Gillian Swaine The Sutton Valence School General Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Miranda Jane Richards Ubs Uk Donor-Advised Foundation Up-to-date
Alderman Robert Picton Seymour Howard The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Michael Cornhill Recently registered
Susan Mary Lowson Demelza House Childrens Hospice Up-to-date
Markus Jaigirder None on record
Roderick David Clark The Grey Coat Hospital Adventure Trust Up-to-date

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • City Of Westminster
  • Kent
  • Reading
  • Wandsworth