More about Champion Bowland

Grants for small scale environmental projects in the Forest of Bowland AONB

Champion Bowland was formed as a private Company Limited by Guarantee in 2009 regulated by Companies House, and was recognised as a charity by HMRC.  On the 20 Feb 2018, it was reconstituted as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation [CIO] and is now regulated at the Charity Commissioners. Champion Bowland currently has four trustees who meet regularly to appraise grants and plan activity. The trustees are: Martin Charlesworth (Friends of Bowland), Brenda McLoughlin (Spread Eagle, Sawley) Paul Reynolds (The Traddock, Austwick) and Acting Chair Mike Pugh (formerly Business Development Officer for the Forest of Bowland AONB)   

Registered Charity number is 1177246. 

Public and Registered address c/o Kettledrum, Root Hill Estate Yard, Dunsop Bridge, Clitheroe, Lancs BB7 3AY  01200 448000

Annual Reports


AGM Nov 2016 Minutes (pdf)

Annual Accounts 2015-2016 (pdf)

Annual Report 2016-2017 (pdf)

AGM Nov 2015 Minutes approved (pdf)

Annual Report 2015-2016 (pdf)

AGM Nov 2015 Minutes draft (pdf)

AGM Nov 2014 Minutes approved (pdf)

Annual Report 2014-2015 (pdf)

Annual Reports 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 (pdf)

2014-15 Annual Accounts (pdf)

2013-14 Annual Accounts (pdf)

2012-13 Annual Accounts (pdf)