News & events

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 13:41
The hard work for Pitch to the Panel judges now begins, as they sift through the stack of applications they have received. This is the second year that the competition has been staged, and Danny Crates, medal-winning Paralympian, will be the keynote...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 11:15
Paralympian, Danny Crates, who enjoyed a glittering international career in athletics, has been announced as this year’s Greenham Common Trust’s Pitch to the Panel guest speaker. Chris Boulton, Chief Executive of Greenham Common Trust,...
Monday, July 4, 2016 - 09:45
A grant of £100,000 has been given to the historic Whitchurch Silk Mill to aid its campaign to revitalise the mill. Last year marked its 200th anniversary, and the trustees launched an appeal called ‘Preserving the Fabric’. The aim...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 14:31
A welcome grant has breathed new life into a centre which offers essential opportunities for restless youngsters over the summer. Greenham Common Trust leases Greenham Community Centre from West Berkshire Council. Previously it pledged £150,...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 14:48
Building on success by creating the right environment for a growing business, is one of the key features behind NORMA UK’s continued growth. Moving in to purpose built facilities in Weber Road, at Greenham Business Park, has helped the company...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 15:33
Greenham Common Trust is working with the Corn Exchange to bring a range of spectacular theatrical events to Newbury. The Trust helps sponsor a popular annual outdoor arts events pro-gramme, and donates £86,000 to the cause. As part of that...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 15:48
For the past eight months Park House School has been developing a senior girls’ rugby programme thanks to the generosity of Greenham Trust. In April, the scheme’s success was demonstrated when the sixth formers became the first ever...
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 14:15
A new agricultural building has become a reality for the Newbury and District Agricultural Society (NADAS) thanks to a grant worth up to £187,500 from Greenham Common Trust. The society is famous for the Royal County of Berkshire Show held...
Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 16:37
The recent meeting of Greenham Common Trust’s Distribution Committee saw £137,000 distributed to more than 70 groups. The session was tinged with sadness, however, as chairman, Glenn Clarkson, stepped down after 18 years. The grant round...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 14:49
Greenham Common Trust is widening its remit in supporting local charities and growing organisations in West Berkshire by sponsoring an award dedicated to celebrating outstanding charity work. As part of this year’s West Berkshire Business...