Lady Reade Charity

Do you know someone who is leaving school in 2019 and intending to go to university or college? If they live in Milton, Shipton, Bruern, Lyneham, Leafield or Ramsden, they may be eligible for a grant towards books or study material. The Lady Reade Educational Foundation Charity was endowed by Dame Harriot Reade of Shipton Court following her death in 1811. St. Mary’s Church, Shipton, runs the charity and the trustees meet in May to award grants. If you know someone who wishes to apply for a grant, ask them to contact Victoria Martin, the Secretary, at by 6 May 2019, providing their name, address, and subject of study along with the university or college where they intend to study.

February – March 2019