Finance Score: 0
Governance Score: -2
Support Score: 6
  • Strong growth: +2
  • Deficit latest year: -2
  • No PartB
  • No volunteer policy: -2
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • All male board: -3
  • Large volunteers +3
  • Grant maker support: +3
Overall GiG Score: 4 ?

HETTON COLLIERY RAILWAY 200 

The promotion of the significance of the Hetton Colliery Railway will be by means of educational tours, talks, workshops, the signing and improvements of the route, legacy monuments, exhibitions, books and steam fairs.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has been successful in attracting volunteers relative to its size
  • The charity has received backing from several prominent grant makers recently
  • There has been strong growth in spending since inception
  • The Board appears to be dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • Although this charity works with volunteers it does not have a Volunteer Management policy
  • The Board is completely male

Financial issues to consider:

  • A PartB annual return has not been required and so detailed financial information is not available from the online data
  • Income was significantly lower than spending in the latest year
Established: 5 years

hcr200@elcap.org.uk

07733093519

Charity Commission for England and Wales
UN SDGs
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Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income Spending Surplus/
Deficit
Volun-
teers
31/03/23£50,672£66,340£-15,66840
31/03/22£46,087£18,992£27,09520
31/03/21£4,414£2,144£2,27020
31/03/20£698£0£69825
Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
What it does
  • Arts/Culture/Heritage/Science
  • Education/Training
  • General Charitable Purposes
Who works here?
  • 40 volunteers
Who it helps
  • Children/Young People
  • Elderly/Old People
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • People With Disabilities
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides services
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
Where it operates
  • Sunderland,

Who's supporting them? ?

Donations from Grant Makers ?

We have details on the following significant donations. Multi-year donations are allocated to the years for which they are earmarked.

Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
County Durham Community Foundation - Community Banner
£4,300 01/03/2023
Towards a Community Banner.
National Lottery Heritage Fund - Grant to Hetton Colliery Railway 200
£10,000 25/05/2022
Hetton in Film
County Durham Community Foundation - Hetton Colliery Railway 200 Community Sculpture
£5,000 29/03/2021
Towards a community sculpture.

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (10)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 28/08/2019, number: 1185060
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Conflicting interests
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Serious incident reporting policy and procedures
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
  • Trustee expenses policy and procedures
Filing Record
4 returns made; all on time
Main office

Easington Lane Community Access Poi
Brickgarth
Easington Lane
HOUGHTON LE SPRING
DH5 0LE

Objectives

TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN THE HISTORY AND HERITAGE OF HETTON COLLIERY RAILWAY IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH THE PROVISION OF EDUCATIONAL TOURS, TALKS AND WORKSHOPS

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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