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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2019

Halle Concerts Society

  • Income

    £12.7M

  • Spending

    £10.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 223882 Company no. 62753

Contact details

Public address

  • Halle Orchestra, Bridgewater Hall, Great Bridgewater Street, Manchester, M1 5HA

Aims & activities

The Halle Concerts Society maintains and manages the Halle Orchestra. It promotes concerts by the Orchestra and other artists and ensembles in Manchester; presents concerts throughout the UK and overseas in association with local promoters, produces recordings and radio and television broadcasts and undertakes a full programme of educational and outreach work.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides services

Income and Endowments:

£12.7M

* £-0.4M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£10.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £4.2M Own use assets
  • £6.2M Long term investments
  • £-10.7M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £7.3M Other assets
  • £1.3M 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

77%
90%
21%

Charitable objects

THE PROMOTION OF THE STUDY PRACTICE AND KNOWLEDGE OF THE ART OF MUSIC IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND ELSEWHERE BY THE GIVING AND ARRANGEMENT OF CONCERTS AND SUCH OTHER MEANS AS IS THOUGHT FIT.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION 20 DEC 1946 AS AMENDED ON 31 MAR 1950, 27 NOV 1956,12 FEB 1968,30 NOV 1970,16 DEC 1974,31 OCT 1979,28 OCT 1985, 9 OCT 1990, 23 NOVEMBER 1998,18 OCTOBER 1999, 27 OCTOBER 2003, 18 APRIL 2005 AND 28 OCTOBER 2008. AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 26 OCT 2009

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Halle Orchestra

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 13 Trustees
  • 118 Employees
  • 59 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
David Mckeith (Chair) Halle Endowment Trust Up-to-date
The Manchester Concert Hall Limited Up-to-date
Azra Ali Burnage Foodbank Up-to-date
Katrina Michel None on record
Jon Mcleod None on record
Professor Linda Joyce Merrick None on record
Eamonn Boylan None on record
His Honour John Andrew Phillips Cbe The Lindow Ensemble Recently registered
Aileen Teresa Wiswell Mbe Irish Community Care Up-to-date
Alex Connock None on record
Tim Edge None on record
Cathryn Merryl Webster Cheltenham Ladies College Up-to-date
Janet Ann Emsley None on record
Darren Paul Drabble None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales