The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum is a Ministry of Defence part-funded museum, accredited by the Arts Council (Registration Number: 959). The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum Trust is also a Charitable Incorporated Organisation with a Constitution and registered charity number 1156207, both dated 17 March 2014. On 1 January 2015 all assets belonging to the previous unincorporated trust (registered charity number 1009691) were merged with the new trust (1156207).

Mission Statement

The purpose of The Royal Green Jackets Museum Trust is to collect, document, preserve and provide access to material relating to The Royal Green Jackets and its antecedent regiments, and to use and interpret this material for the education and benefit of members of the Armed Forces and the public of all ages and backgrounds.

Vision

The Trustees’ vision for the future is that The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum should be widely recognised as a dynamic and progressive constituent of Winchester’s Military Museums that capitalises on the excellence of its collection and modern technology to reach out and provide information and an experience for visitors and users that excites, inspires, educates and appeals, which prompts them to return, and which generates sufficient income for the Museum to develop and flourish.

Trustees

The Museum Trustees hold routine Board meetings three times a year, usually on the last Friday of February, June and October.

The members of the Board of Trustees are:

Chairman: Brigadier G. de V. W. Hayes CBE
Mr D. Erskine-Hill
Mr G.C.C. Fetherstonhaugh QC
Mrs S. Heath-Caldwell
Mr S. J. Little
Dr R.E. Taylor
Mr R. J. Tennant
Mr S.C. Wood
Mr T. C. K. K. Wright CBE

Museum Curator

Mrs Christine Pullen. E-mail: curator@rgjmuseum.co.uk

Museum Mentor

Mrs Rachel Wragg, Museum Development Manager, Winchester College

Annual Accounts

The annual accounts of the Trust are posted on the Charity Commission website.

Annual Report

To read the Trustees 2015 Annual Report, which summarise the activities of the Trust in 2015 and its financial position, and which is an extract from the 2015 Trust Accounts approved by Trustees, please click here >>