The Parish Post – August 2022

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Newborough School House Fund

The “Newborough School House Fund” or to give it its full name, the Needwood Church of England (Aided) Primary School Special Benefit Fund, is a charity that was set up in 1963 to make grants to individuals and organisations involved in education or training.

The Trustees will be pleased to accept applications for funding from young people (please, not from their parents) to assist with the cost of their education or training. Applications can be e-mailed to any of the Trustees listed below

The closing date for applications for the 2022/23 academic year is 30th September 2022.


You are eligible if you are:

  • under 25, engaged in formal education or training.


  • attended (or attend) Needwood School,

and are either

  • a resident of the Parishes of Newborough, Hanbury and Hoar Cross


  • you have a parent or parents that are resident in the Parishes of Newborough, Hanbury and Hoar Cross


If you would like any informal and confidential information about a proposal for funding, feel free to contact one of the Trustees. They would be pleased to help you.

The Trustees are:

Rod Stace (

Adrian and Gill Forbes (

Aimi Swift (

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