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Assets & trusts

Andrew Gosling, the Assets & Trusts Manager, oversees the Management of the Diocesan Glebe portfolio and administers the trust and property transactions of the Board.

Glebe - in the Diocese of Lincoln consists mainly of agricultural land comprising 12,278 acres. The portfolio comprises 334 separate holdings and tenancies ranging from small allotments to estates up to 600 acres in extent.

The valuation of the agricultural glebe portfolio being £65.6 million at the 31st December 2015.

Trusts - The Lincoln Diocesan Trust and Board of Finance Limited administer approximately 955 monetary trusts as well as over 300 property trusts on behalf of parishes.

The amount of funds invested stands at over £16.4 million.