The Ethelston and Bestic Trust is an independent charity dedicated to promoting education in the ecclesiastical parish of Uplyme and making provision for the needs of Uplyme Primary School.


The Bestic Trust

Founded in 1854 by the Reverend Ethelston and later supported by Mr Bestic the trust has a wide and varied history supporting the children of Uplyme.

New School for Uplyme

At the heart of trust is Mrs E's School which the Trust owns and manages. With changing educational demands  the trust is now looking to build a new school for Uplyme

Support Us

We are always looking for local individuals or companies that can help us deliver our charitable objects. If you think you can help or would like more information please contact us.

Latest News

Pre-School Needs Survey

The pre-school needs survey is now live - if you have children of pre-school age we are keen to understand what you need and how the Bestic Trust can best support your family.

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The Bestic Trust is the working name of the Ethelston & Bestic School Foundation, registered charity number 306751