Legal Information


The governing instrument of the charity is an Ordinance of His Grace the Archbishop of Canterbury dated the 18th of November 1992 and supplemental Ordinances dated the 17th of November 1996 and the 26th of September 2011 respectively. The Hospital is registered as a charity under number 213319.

The principal objects of the charity are: —

  • To maintain the fabric of the Hospital buildings
  • To provide Almshouse accommodation in the Hospital for as many residents and under such terms as the council of management considers appropriate
  • To maintain an educational fund to be used at the discretion of the council of management
  • To further Christian education in the Canterbury area

Trustees of Eastbridge

The Trustees form the Council of Management

  • Mr Robin Joy
  • Mr Christopher Robinson (chairman)
  • Mr Nicholas Rooke
  • Mr Peter Brown
  • Mrs Cressida Williams
  • The Revd Dr Perry Butler
  • Mr Christopher Head

Ex Officio The Venerable Archdeacon of Canterbury

Clerk & Receiver to Eastbridge

Louise Knight
Tel: (01227) 761272