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The St Benet's Trust

St Benet’s Hall is governed by the St Benet’s Trust, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Ampleforth Abbey Trust.

The St Benet’s Trust was incorporated on 27 June 2011 and took over the operation of St Benet’s on 1 September 2012.  The St Benet’s Trust is a registered charity (charity number 1143350). It is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (company number 07684231), whose registered office is at Ampleforth College, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4EY, UK.

For further information, please read the document here which details the relationship between the St Benet's Trust and the Ampleforth Abbey Trust.  The governance structure diagram is available to view here.


SIr Ralph Waller, Acting Chair

Professor Richard Cooper, Master of St Benet's Hall

Fr Wulstan Peterburs, OSB

Fr Oswald McBride, OSB

Professor Peter Tufano 

Mr Allan Dodd 

Professor Susan Doran (elected Fellows' representative)

Rt Rev James Cuthbert Madden (inactive since August 2016) 

Company Secretary

Mr Liam Kelly