The Sharpham Trust is a registered charity No. 285767.
The charity owns a cares for the Sharpham Estate and the many historic buildings on the estate.
Charities in England and Wales are regulated by the Charity Commission, you can visit their website here.
The Sharpham Trust like all charities is overseen by a Board of Trustees who are volunteers. Trustees set the strategic direction of the charity, oversee the finances and are accountable for the charities actions. Trustees elect a Chair and a Vice-Chair annually.
The Trustee Board has three Sub-Groups: Finance & Resources; Estate and Programme. A mixture of Trustees and Trust staff attend these groups which report to the Trustee Board three times a year.