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Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

A Registered Charity based in England

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The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-248833 .
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Description

To promote, maintain, improve and advance, education, particularly by the production of educational plays and the encouragement of the arts including drama, mime, dance, singing and music, and to formulate, prepare and establish schemes therefor provided that all objects of the company shall be of a charitable nature.

Also known as

  • Octagon Theatre Bolton
  • Octagon Theatre Trust Limited
  • Octagon Theatre Trust Ltd Appeal Fund

CCEW Charity number

248833

Company number

00882226

Registered

Postcode

BL1 1US

Website

octagonbolton.co.uk

Latest income

£2,628,533 (on )

This organisation record is based on data from Registered charities in England and Wales published by Charity Commission for England and Wales.

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Locations

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Registered Office in the UK

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Linked records

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This organisation record is part of a group of linked records that describe a single organisation.

The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-248833 .

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited (this record)

Organisation record from Charity Commission for England and Wales
Last updated 2022-08-09

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

Organisation record from Companies House
Last updated 2022-08-06

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Themes and activities

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This organisation has been classified using different categories:

International Classification of Non-profit and Third Sector Organizations (ICNP/TSO)

ICNP/TSO categories have been automatically assigned from a machine learning model, as part of the UK Charity Classification project.

  • Performing and visual arts A11

UK Charity Activity Tags

These tags are taken from a project to classify all UK charities using a common set of tags. The tags are applied using keyword searching, so may be incorrect for particular cases.

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  • Arts AR
  • Arts AR » Performing art AR300 » Choirs AR301
  • Arts AR » Performing art AR300 » Dance AR302
  • Arts AR » Performing art AR300 » Music AR303
  • Arts AR » Performing art AR300 » Theatre AR307
  • Education ED

Theme (CCEW)

  • General Charitable Purposes 101
  • Education/training 102
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science 109
  • Amateur Sport 110
  • Economic/community Development/employment 113

Beneficiaries (CCEW)

  • Children/young People 201
  • Elderly/old People 202
  • People With Disabilities 203
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin 204
  • Other Defined Groups 206
  • The General Public/mankind 207

Activities (CCEW)

  • Provides Human Resources 304
  • Provides Buildings/facilities/open Space 305
  • Provides Advocacy/advice/information 307

Scale of operation

  • Regional

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Charity financial history

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Year ending Income (£) Spending (£)
1966-08-03 (Registered as a charity)
2004-03-31 1,341,235 1,320,825
2005-03-31 1,424,443 1,288,977
2006-03-31 1,731,686 1,644,421
2007-03-31 1,604,958 1,662,789
2008-03-31 1,995,214 2,021,137
2009-03-31 1,724,572 1,773,418
2010-03-31 2,123,475 2,178,918
2011-03-31 2,342,964 2,375,798
2012-03-31 2,155,832 2,198,136
2013-03-31 2,163,913 2,157,745
2014-03-31 2,831,033 2,426,615
2015-03-31 2,453,931 2,624,772
2016-03-31 2,689,549 2,800,581
2017-03-31 3,042,762 3,036,963
2018-03-31 3,671,041 3,654,995
2019-03-31 2,340,710 2,543,327
2020-03-31 1,950,033 2,083,838
2021-03-31 2,628,533 1,657,906

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Income from government

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2021
£
2020
£
Government grants
Income from government grants 1,498,171 866,640
Government grants as % of total income 57.0% 44.4%
Number of government grants 4 3

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Statement of Financial Activities

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Statement of financial activities for year ended .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£000s
2020
£000s
Incoming resources
Donations and other voluntary income 125.7 1,147.4
Legacies - -
Endowments - -
Donations and legacies 125.7 1,147.4
Income from charitable activities 159.5 646.2
Income from other trading activities 106.7 148.5
Income from investments 2.0 7.9
Other income 2,234.7 -
Total 2,628.5 1,950.0
Expenditure
Investment management - -
Other spending on raising funds 112.8 170.6
Spending on raising funds 112.8 170.6
Grants to institutions - -
Other charitable activities 1,545.1 1,913.2
Charitable activities 1,545.1 1,913.2
Other spending - -
Total 1,657.9 2,083.8
Net income / (expenditure) 970.6 (133.8)

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Balance sheet

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Balance sheet at .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£000s
2020
£000s
Fixed assets
Tangible and intangible assets 287.6 71.9
Investment assets - -
287.6 71.9
Current assets
Current investment assets - -
Cash 2,055.4 1,446.3
Other current assets 412.8 225.3
2,468.2 1,671.6
Creditors
Amounts falling due within one year -238 -200
Net current assets 2,230.1 1,471.7
Total assets less current liabilities 2,517.7 1,543.6
Creditors
Amounts falling due after one year - -
Net assets 2,517.7 1,543.6
Funds
Endowment funds - -
Restricted funds 1,026.7 608.7
Unrestricted funds 1,491.0 934.9
2,517.7 1,543.6

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Grants received

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Received 15 grants. Showing most recent 10 grants.

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Date Funder Amount awarded Description
Garfield Weston Foundation £320,000 WCF award - COVID19 response
Wolfson Foundation £140,000 Grant to Octagon Theatre Trust Limited
Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport £54,768 Coronavirus Community Support Fund
Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport £625,359 Octagon Theatre Bolton
Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport £148,500 Octagon - future focused
Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport £620,232 Octagon - future focused
Garfield Weston Foundation £75,000 Main Grants award
The National Lottery Community Fund £93,346 ReACT
Coop Foundation £9,820 Youth Community Spaces offer
The National Lottery Heritage Fund £10,000 Grant to The Octagon Theatre, Bolton

Data source

Grants data comes from funders who publish data using the 360Giving Data Standard. It was accessed using the 360Giving Datastore.

Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

GB-CHC-248833

Data sources

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