The Charity of Dr Daniel Williams commonly known as Dr
The Trust was established by Dr Daniel Williams in his will dated 26th
June 1711. After a number of specific gifts and provisions, Daniel
Williams granted the residue of his estate to 23 Trustees for a period
2000 years. The main areas supported by the Trustees today are the
of ministers of ‘the Three Denominations’ and the
Library, with the Library
now the most important public work of the Trust.
Charity number 214926
The Trust also supports
an annual lecture in Wales, which alternates between the Welsh
College and the Department of Religious and Theological Studies,
University of Cardiff. The Trustees also have the right to present
to a bursary at Glasgow University established by Dr Daniel Williams.
Director: David L. Wykes, B.Sc., Ph.D., F.R.Hist.S.
Finance Officer: (part-time) Mr Simon Purvis
Accountant: (part-time) Ms Karen Mallik,