How to donate

You can support the Bagehot Memorial Fund’s activities to commemorate the life and work of Walter Bagehot by donating to the Fund.
 Donations can be made by either:
  • Sending a cheque made out to ‘BAGEHOT MEMORIAL FUND’ to David Mears, Trust Administrator, Langport Town Trust, Town Hall, Bow Street, Langport, Somerset TA10 9PR


  •  Making a payment directly to the Fund’s bank account using these details:


Bank:                           Natwest Bank, Langport, Somerset TA10 9PF

      Sort Code:                   60-12-34

      Account Name:           BAGEHOT MEMORIAL FUND

      Account Number:        37064479


If you wish to donate in a currency other than British pounds sterling, please consult the Trust Administrator, David Mears, to discuss the most convenient and efficient method.

The Fund is also delighted to receive appropriate donations other than money.  These may be books, articles, illustrations, documents or other items relating to Walter Bagehot; his life and work; his family and their businesses, and so on.  If you have any such items which you wish to donate to the Fund, to add to its Bagehot collection and archive, please consult the Trust Administrator, David Mears.

If you wish to discuss anything relating to the Fund, including, making a donation, David Mears can be contacted at:

  • Langport Town Trust, Town Hall, Bow Street, Langport , Somerset TA10 9PR, UK
  • Telephone: +44 (0)1458 259700
  • Email:


The Bagehot Memorial Fund is operated by the Langport Town Trust, a registered charity (No. 242979).