Local Charities

Jane Shelley’s Educational Foundation

Registered Charity number 527257

The Jane Shelley Charity makes grants towards the cost books and equipment to former pupils of Marden & Sutton St Nicholas Schools who are starting further education. Further awards are not normally made to those who have already received grants.

Applicants are requested to write to:

Rev. Paul Roberts, Tel: 01568797863 or by email: rector@maundchurches.org.uk giving outline details of their study plans, before the end of September.

Marden Consolidated Charities

Registered charity number 213805

Marden Consolidated Charities is a very old charity which was established to provide grants or one-off help to parishioners of Marden in sudden or specific financial need. The Charity is administered by trustees.

For further details contact:

The secretary: Jane Keating Tel: 01432880213
or The Rev Paul Roberts Tel: 01568 797863. Email: rector@maundchurches.org.uk

Marden Village Trust

Registered charity number 508824

Marden Village trust was set up to provide property to be held in trust for use as a village hall for the benefits of the inhabitants of the parish of Marden.


Chair: Paula Barrett Tel: 07985 576230, email: paulabarrett942@hotmail.com

Marden Recreation Ground Trust

The Marden Recreation Ground Trust is responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the playing fields Including the football pitch and changing rooms, tennis court, multi use ball court and play equipment.

Our aim is to provide a safe and welcoming environment for reacreational activities and events in Marden.

In addition the Trust is responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the playing field. The Committee is also responsible for organising the paper recycling skip, profits from which contribute towards the playing field operating costs.


  • Chairman: Mike Williams Tel: 01432 882074
  • Secretary/Pitch Booking: Steve Miles Tel: 07929 092183 email: smiles@questingredients.com
  • Appointed Trustees: Dennis Barrett, Mike Darley, Dave Lloyd, Jason Williams,

Marden Pre-school, Breakfast and After school club

Meeting Place: Marden Community Centre

Breakfast Club
Monday to Friday: 8:00 am – 8:55 am
Pre-school (18 months – 5 years old)
Monday to Thursday: 8:00 am – 5:15 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
After School Club
Monday to Thursday: 3:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Our Aim is to:-

  • Provide a friendly relaxed atmosphere, where children can learn through play and investigation
  • Provide and environment that is safe and secure
  • Provide a pre-school that is open to all children and families
  • Provide a service which meets the needs of working parents.

The pre-School received an “Outstanding Provision” award from Ofsted. The Pre-School is registered with the Charity Commission number 1031941. Further information can be found at:- www.marden.hereford.sch.uk/pre-school.aspx
For further information contact:
Paula Barrett       Tel: 01432 880034 or 07985 576230