Extract from the Scottish Charity Register

Breakthrough Breast Cancer, SC039058
Registered charity from 10-12-2007
Charity Details
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Address: Weston House
246 High Holborn
London
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Postcode: WC1V 7EX
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Is this the Principal Office or a Charity Trustee’s address: Principal Office
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The charity's website address. This is a hyperlink to the charity's website.
Website: www.breakthrough.org.uk
Operations
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Current status of the charity
Charity status: Active
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Whether the charity is a Trust, Company, Unincorporated Association, SCIO, Educational Endowment, Industrial & Provident Society or Statutory Corporation.
Constitutional Form: Company (the charity is registered with Companies House)
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Geographical Spread: Scotland and other parts of the UK
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This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating
Main Operating Location: Outwith Scotland
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The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose. Charities were asked to identify at least one charitable purpose which applied to their activities.
Purposes: The advancement of health
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Beneficiaries: No specific group, or for the benefit of the community
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Activities: It makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations,It carries out activities or services itself
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These are taken directly from the charity's constitution. A charity's objects describe what the charity has been legally set up to achieve. They do not necessarily describe all of the activities the charity carries out in order to achieve these objects.
Object: The objects for which the Charity is established are:- (i) the relief of patients suffering from cancer; (ii) the provision in the interests of social welfare of recreational facilities for such patients; (iii) the relief in cases of financial distress of the dependants of such patients or of deceased patients; (iv) to advance public education in and understanding of the nature of cancer and its treatments particularly (without prejudice to that generality) among sufferers of cancer and the families, friends and carers of such persons; (v) the promotion of research into the causes and treatment of cancer on terms that the results of such research are published; and (vi) to relieve patients receiving treatment at hospital or on their discharge who are sick, convalescent, disabled, handicapped, infirm or in need of financial assistance.

Income / Expenditure totals

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Income and Expenditure figures are only available for all charities from June 2012. Prior to this, the data capture of expenditure figures depended on the type of form the charity completed.
Charity Accounts
The charity has indicated that they publish annual accounts on their website and that the accounts for 31 Jul 2013 are available for you to view online http://www.breakthrough.org.uk/about-us/our-work/our-annual-reports

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If you experience a technical issue with the above link, you should contact the charity direct.
Annual Return Submission History
Mailing Cycle Financial Year Annual Return
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Year End
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Income
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Issued
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Overdue/Late
2009 31-07-2009 £16,282,000.00 £0.00 17-08-2009 30-04-2010 04-05-2010 No
2010 31-07-2010 £18,086,000.00 £0.00 22-09-2010 21-04-2011 21-06-2011 No
2011 31-07-2011 £18,099,000.00 £0.00 09-09-2011 12-04-2012 08-05-2012 No
2012 31-07-2012 £18,077,000.00 £19,737,000.00 31-07-2012 25-02-2013 08-03-2013 No
2013 31-07-2013 £16,344,000.00 £19,044,000.00 31-07-2013 03-04-2014 15-04-2014 No
Charity Accounts and Constitutions
OSCR does not publish this information on the website. The public have the right to the following information under s.23 (1) (a) and (b) of the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005 from the charity directly:
  • a copy of the charity's latest statement of account
  • a copy of the charity's constitution.
Please contact the charity directly to request this information.
Details of charity trustees

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