The Charity


Helensburgh Heroes is a company limited by guarantee, and is registered in Scotland as a Charity.

Like a private limited company, a company limited by guarantee must include the suffix “Limited” in its name, except in circumstances specifically excluded by law. One condition of this exclusion is that the company does not distribute profits and this is the case with Helensburgh Heroes.

Helensburgh Heroes’ Directors are also Charity Trustees for the purposes of Charity Law and are known as members of the Company’s Management Board. This Board is elected, for a set period of time, by other members at an Annual General Meeting (AGM). All members of the Management Board work on a voluntary basis.

The purpose of the Charity is the advancement of education, the advancement of citizenship or community development, the advancement of the arts, heritage, culture or science, the provision of recreational facilities, or the organisation of recreational activities, with the object of improving the conditions of life for the persons for whom the facilities or activities are primarily intended.

Company No. SC343552
Date of Incorporation: 28/05/2008
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Company Type: PRI/LBG/NSC/S.30 (Private, limited by guarantee, no share capital, section 30 of the Companies Act)
Accounting Reference Date: 31st May
Registered Office: 27 East Montrose Street, Helensburgh, G84 7HU, UK

Helensburgh Heroes is a registered Charity in Scotland Number: SC040114 and can be found on the Scottish Charity Register