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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Charities Administered In Connection With The Bunyan Meeting

  • Income

    £273.0K

  • Spending

    £355.1K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 248195

Contact details

Public address

  • 27 Walnut Walk, Kempston, Bedford, MK42 7PP

Aims & activities

The Charity aims to a) provide grants to individuals in Bedford, usually members of the Bunyan Meeting non-conformist Church, b) provide a grant towards the Church ministry, c) maintain the fabric of the church, manse and other investment buildings, d) maintain, operate and publicise the world - renowned John Bunyan Museum and library.

What the charity does

  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Religious activities
  • Environment/conservation/heritage

Who the charity helps

  • Elderly/old people
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

ADVANCEMENT OF RELIGION

Governing document

INDENTURE DATED 08/03/1808 DATED 08/07/1851 AS AMENDED BY SCHEME DATED 11 MAY 1989

Area of benefit

Bedford

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Bunyan Meeting Trust
Bunyan Trust

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.

  • 10 Trustees
  • 70 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Doreen Watson Gale Family Charity Trust Up-to-date
Geoffrey Piers Hemy None on record
Allan Richard Linger None on record
Brian Sidney Caves None on record
Cherry Anne Protheroe None on record
Andrew Stewart Duthie (Chair) None on record
Brian Frederick Cornish None on record
Mr Chris Wootton None on record
Susanna Robertha May Gauley None on record
Alexander Findlay None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Bedford
  • Central Bedfordshire