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Recently registered charity

The United Westminster And Grey Coat Foundation

This charity has been recently registered - it does not need to update its information until 10 months after its first financial period ends.

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

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

Organisation type

Standard registration

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 11 Trustees
  • Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Dr Elizabeth Mary Kirkwood Vallance Dandelion Time Up-to-date
Me Too Up-to-date
The Very Reverend Dr John Robert Hall Grey Coat Hospital Foundation Up-to-date
Montgomery Lectureship Trust Up-to-date
St Peter's College (Otherwise Known As Westminster School) Up-to-date
The Royal School Of Church Music Up-to-date
The Westminster Abbey Trust Up-to-date
The Woodard Corporation Up-to-date
Westminster School Scholarship And Bursary Fund Up-to-date
Francis Rodney Abbott United Westminster Schools Foundation Up-to-date
John Oliver Nesbitt None on record
Vice-Admiral Peter Arthur Dunt Cb, Dl (Chair) None on record
Christopher John Vyse None on record
Revd Canon Anthony James Ball Ma Embrace The Middle East Up-to-date
Seedcorn Foundation Recently registered
Sion College Up-to-date
The Christian Muslim Forum Up-to-date
United Westminster Schools Foundation Up-to-date
Jonathan Marcus Noakes Grey Coat Hospital Foundation Up-to-date
United Westminster Schools Foundation 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
The Sir William Coxen Trust Fund Up-to-date
Susan Victoria Simmons None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • City Of Westminster
  • Kent
  • Reading
  • Wandsworth