This is not a registered charity, but a fund set up in 1990 in memory of the first Parish Council Clerk, Fred Holt, to benefit senior citizens and make facilities available for them to acquire new skills and new experiences to add to their enjoyment of life.
The fund started with £350, and accrued interest over the ...
This was established in 1927, and provides for grants to students who live in the area of the former Turton Urban District area and who are studying, or are about to embark of a course of study, at an agricultural college.
This was founded in 1920, and “Trustees shall apply the clear income of the Charity in promoting the education, including social and physical training, of persons under the age of 25 years who, or whose parents, are resident in Chapeltown, Edgworth, Entwistle or Quarlton”.
Arises from a bequest made in 1762, to provide “The supply of clothes, linen, bedding, fuel, tools, medical and other aid in sickness, food or other articles in kind for the benefit of such deserving and necessitous persons bona fide resident in the ancient township of Entwistle”.