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The Ernest Bailey Charity

Charity No. 518884

The Ernest Bailey Charity considers requests for financial assistance annually.  In 2018, £1,500 was awarded between 18 local groups and individuals.

The Charity is required to ensure that funds must be applied for the general benefit of the inhabitants of Matlock and district (Matlock, Matlock Bath, Bonsall, Cromford, Darley Dale, Northwood and Tinkersley, Rowsley (part) South Darley, Starkholmes and Tansley) in one or more of the following ways:-

  • For the relief of the aged and poor
  • For the relief of distress and sickness
  • To support facilities for recreation and other leisure time activities
  • To support educational facilities
  • In such other way as the Trustees think fit
Organisations and individuals who can meet the criteria are invited to apply via the online form.

Applications will next be considered at a meeting to be held 28 November 2019.  The deadline for applications is 28 October 2019.

For further information please contact Emma Mortimer, Community Development Officer:


Town Hall, Bank Road
Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3NN
01629 761 392
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