Who are we?

The Friends of The Blackden Trust is an independent organisation, made up of enthusiastic supporters of the Trust, which raises funds through membership and events and also organises trips and social events for its members.

The Friends sustain the Trust in many ways: raising funds, volunteering and acting as ambassadors for the Trust at local events. The Friends make a significant contribution to the care, upkeep and development of this historic site.

Projects that have been funded by the Friends include:

Privileges for Friends

Become a Friend of The Blackden Trust today and you will not only be part of this vibrant community but you will also:

  • Be invited to special Friends events and receive priority notice of events and social activities, such as the Annual Friends lecture and the invitation only Friends and Benefactors Day.
  • Receive e-newsletters about the work of the Trust.
  • Support the work of The Blackden Trust through your membership donation.


For details of how to join the Friends of The Blackden Trust please click here.

Friends of The Blackden Trust Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/friendsoftheblackdentrust/