Boleh Trust

Aims and Objectives

(1) To advance in life and relieve the needs of young people through:

  • The advancement of education in traditional shipwright skills.
  • Providing support and activities which develop their skills, capacities and capabilities to enable them to participate in society as mature and responsible individuals
  • The provision of recreational and leisure time activities provided in the interests of social welfare, designed to improve their conditions in life.

(2) For the public benefit the promotion, preservation and maintenance of British maritime heritage and, in particular the preservation and maintenance in full working order of examples of sailing vessels of historic significance.

 

(3) To provide or assist in the provision of facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation or other leisure-time occupation of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disability, financial hardship or social circumstances with the object of improving their conditions of life; with particular emphasis on people with disabilities or who are socially disadvantaged.

 

(4) The provision of sail training and leisure time activities for members of the Armed Forces and their families for the purpose of promoting the welfare and efficiency of the Forces of the Crown.

 

ACTIVITIES

Training, education, conservation, heritage, sport, recreation.

CHARITY TRUSTEES

Chris Austin, David Knight, Toby Marris, Richard Metcalfe, Caroline Middleton, George Middleton, Piers Middleton and Mark Minshull.

Patron: Vice-Admiral Sir David Steel

GOVERNING DOCUMENT AND ORGANIZATION

Charitable Incorporated Organisation Registered 28 November 2017.

AREA OF BENEFIT

Undefined but in practice British Isles.

CHARITY REGISTRATION NUMBER

1175954 (formerly 1135117)

CONTACT

Henry Middleton, The Old Shop, Enford, Pewsey, Wiltshire SN9 6AR.