Longford Trust

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The Frank Longford Charitable Trust "was established in 2002 by friends, family and admirers of Lord Longford (1905-2001) to celebrate his achievements and to further the goals he pursued in the fields of social and prison reform." [1]

The director of the Longford Trust is Peter Stanford.


Accessed June 2010: [2]


Accessed June 2010: [3]

"The patrons of the Longford Trust are: Lord Acton, David Astor CBE, Nat Billington, Gyles Brandreth, Ivan Fallon, Lady Antonia Fraser, Damian Fraser, Orlando Fraser, Roger Graef, Valerie Grove, Josephine Hart, Lord Healey, Judith Kazantzis, Miranda Kazantzis, Sir Peter Lloyd, Jenny Mackilligin, Andrew McCooey, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, Nigel Newton, Cristina Odone, Sir Anthony O'Reilly, Sir Michael Pakenham, Thomas Pakenham, Lord Ramsbotham, Baroness Scotland QC, Ketan Sheth, Peter Soros, Sir James Spooner, the Revd Peter Timms, Bob Turney, Marina Warner, Ann Widdecombe MP, Lord Windlesham.

"The trust would like to record its gratitude to Lord Carter, Sir Nicholas Henderson, Angela Lambert, the Hon Patrick Pakenham, Anthony Sampson and Sir Stephen Tumim, all patrons of the trust who worked hard on our behalf but who have died in recent times."

Major Benefactors

Accessed June 2010: [4]

"Accenture, The Bryan Adams Foundation, Lord Archer, Bronwen Astor, David Astor, The Avenue Trust, Diana and Nicholas Baring, Nat Billington, The Violet and Milo Cripps Charitable Trust, Lord Black of Crossharbour, Len Blavatnik, Bloomsbury Publishing plc, Cherie Booth QC, Gyles Brandreth, Shirley Conran, The Earl of Dartmouth, Guy and Ruth East, The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, The Forte Charitable Trust, Lady Antonia Fraser, Benjie Fraser, Damian Fraser, Orlando Fraser, The Robert Gavron Charitable Trust, The Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Lord Haskins, The Independent (Independent News and Media UK), Investec Asset Management, Jefferies International plc, Nigel McNair Scott, The Monument Trust, Richard I Morris Jr, Northern Dairies' Educational Trust, Northern Rock Foundation, Thomas Pakenham, Putnam Lovell NBF Securities, The Rank Foundation, The Lisbet Rausing Trust, Reed Elsevier plc, Jon Snow, Peter Soros, The Jessie Spencer Trust, Sir James Spooner, Sir Sigmund Sternberg, The John Thaw Foundation, Lady Juliet Townsend, The University of Westminster, Lord Weidenfeld, The Woodward Charitable Trust and The Worshipful Company of Grocers."


URL: http://www.longfordtrust.org/

Resources and articles

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  1. Home, Longford Trust, accessed June 28, 2010.
  2. About, Longford Trust, accessed June 28, 2010.
  3. About, Longford Trust, accessed June 28, 2010.
  4. About, Longford Trust, accessed June 28, 2010.