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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Swire Charitable Trust

  • Income

    £2.7M

  • Spending

    £4.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 270726

Contact details

Public address

  • The Swire Charitable Trust, Swire House, 59 Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AJ

Aims & activities

Providing grants and donations to other charities in the United Kingdom and elsewhere.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations

Income and Endowments:

£2.7M

* £607.8K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£4.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £10.8M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £625.4K Other assets
  • £1.6M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

145%
0%
0%

Charitable objects

TO SUCH CHARITIES OR SUCH EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES AND IN SUCH PROPORTIONS IN SUCH MANNER AND SUBJECT TO SUCH TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS THE TRUSTEES MAY AT THEIR UNCONTROLLED DISCRETION DETERMINE.

Governing document

DEED OF TRUST DATED 23RD DECEMBER 1975

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
  • 6 Trustees
  • 0 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Mr B. Swire (Chair) John Swire 1989 Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Sir John Swire's St Nicholas School And Educational Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Swire 2765 Up-to-date
Mr J. S. Swire John Swire 1989 Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Sir John Swire's St Nicholas School And Educational Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Swire 2765 Up-to-date
Merlin Bingham Swire The Adrian Swire Charitable Trust Up-to-date
James Wyndham John Hughes-Hallett The Death Penalty Project Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Samuel Compton Swire None on record
Martha Allfrey None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales