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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Blackburn Diocesan Board Of Finance Limited

  • Income

    £12.0M

  • Spending

    £11.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 247647 Company no. 225457

Contact details

Public address

  • Diocesan Offices, Clayton House, Walker Office Park, Blackburn, BB1 2QE

Aims & activities

To promote, facilitate and assist the work and purposes of the Church of England by the advancement of the Christian faith in the Diocese of Blackburn and elsewhere to create healthy churches transforming communities as part of our Vision 2026 by raising and applying funds for the Church's work.

What the charity does

  • Religious activities

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides other finance
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£12.0M

* £1.3M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£11.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £38.7M Own use assets
  • £19.3M Long term investments
  • £-3.8M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £6.8M Other assets
  • £1.2M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

90%
2%
8%

Charitable objects

TO PROMOTE, AID AND FURTHER, PRIMARILY BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY THE SPIRITUAL TEACHING OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND AND MAINTAIN THE SPIRIT OF THE DOCTRINES AND OBSERVANCES ON WHICH IT RESTS AND IN WHICH IT FINDS EXPRESSION.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 29/10/1927 AS AMENDED 1/01/1971 as amended on 14 Jul 2018

Area of benefit

Diocese Of Blackburn

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

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

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.

  • 22 Trustees
  • 58 Employees
  • 138 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Rev Peter Howell-Jones Blackburn Cathedral Trust Up-to-date
Livesey's Exhibition Endowment Up-to-date
Medic Malawi Up-to-date
Retreat House Chester Up-to-date
The Association Of English Cathedrals Up-to-date
The Peel Foundation Scholarship Fund Up-to-date
The Pilling Trust Fund Up-to-date
The Reverend Canon Doctor Simon John Cox None on record
The Venerable Michael John Everitt The Bishop Of Blackburn's Fund For The Widows And Orphans Of Poor Clergy Up-to-date
Nicholas Peter Aves None on record
Revd Canon Andrew Holliday Blackburn Diocesan Board Of Education Up-to-date
John Atherton Charitable Trust Up-to-date
St Wilfrid's Standish Church Trust Up-to-date
The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Wilfrid's Standish Recently registered
The Standish Grammar School Charity Up-to-date
Revd Canon Andrew Sage The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Stephen On The Cliffs, Blackpool Up-to-date
David Barlow (Chair) The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St John The Evangelist, Whittle Le Woods Up-to-date
Timothy Daniel Cox None on record
Professor Richard Geoffrey Carter The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Mary With St John & St Anne, Lancaster Up-to-date
Rev Peter Andrew Lillicrap None on record
Dr Awena Elizabeth Carter The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Mary With St John & St Anne, Lancaster Up-to-date
Gerald David Burrows The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of All Saints Preston Up-to-date
David John Wilkinson None on record
Robert John Collins None on record
Jacqueline Mary Stamper Ma Mclip All Saints Centre For Mission And Ministry Up-to-date
Gregson Institute Out-of-date
Jesus Shaped People Up-to-date
The Rt Revd Julian Tudor Henderson Churches Together In Lancashire Up-to-date
The Bishop Of Blackburn's Fund For The Widows And Orphans Of Poor Clergy Up-to-date
Rt Revd Philip John North None on record
Michael Leonard Chew None on record
Rev Mark Campbell Ireland None on record
Rt Rev Jillian Louise Calland Duff None on record
Rev Ian Peter Enticott None on record
Rev James Nash None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Lancashire
  • Wigan