Headingley Development Trust

Share Offer

£200 minimum

Community Shares Standard Mark Awarded 

The Headingley Development Trust share prospectus has been awarded the Community Shares Standard Mark.  This Mark is awarded by the Community Shares Unit to offers that meet national standards of good practice. These standards ensure that:

  • The offer document and application form are easy to understand.
  • You are provided with all the facts you need to make an informed decision.
  • The facts are supported by the annual accounts and/or business plan for the society.
  • Nothing in the documents is purposely incorrect, confusing or misleading.

Societies are asked to sign a Code of Practice requiring them, among other things, to give the public a right of complaint to the Community Shares Unit,

Booster Programme

Headingley Development Trust have now secured the support of the Community Shares Booster Programme which will provide matched equity investment funding of up to £100,000. The match shares will be held by Co-operatives UK, a partner of the Booster programme and will be subject to the same terms and conditions as other HDT members, except for its right to withdraw share capital, which will be restricted to a pro-rata amount.

Key facts

Offer status OPEN
Product Withdrawable Shares
Offer opened 26th February 2018
Offer closes 31st May 2018
Location of project(s) Headingley, Leeds


Offer price, per share £1
Min. investment amount £200
Max. investment amount £100,000
Min. raise for offer to proceed £75,000
Target raise £480,000

Financial performance

Headingley Development Trust expects to accrue 2% gross interest yearly from 2018, with the first payments being made in 2019. The Fund and interest will operate from a “Go Live” date, planned to be 1st July 2018, and calculated annually.

Social performance

Headingley in Leeds, is where people, working together, make things happen. Since 2005, Headingley Development Trust (HDT) has been at the centre of that lively collaboration, inspiring a range of activities that have brought colour, vibrancy and practical impact.

Share offer

Learn more about key aspects of this share offer

Business profile

Aims, social and financial performance, and how it's run

Offer document

Business plan

Paper Application Form

We would prefer you use the 'Apply for Shares' button to invest, but if you would rather use a paper application form downloaded one from here.

Nomination Form

Use this form if you want to hold shares on behalf of someone else, or nominate someone whom you wish your shares to be transferred in the event of your death.  Each nomination form must be accompanied with a paper application form.

The information on this website is only a summary of the offer document.

Before applying for shares the whole text of the accompanying share offer document and business plan should be read.


If you are in any doubt about the information on this website, the content of the accompanying prospectus or the action you should take, you should immediately consult a person authorised for the purposes of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, who specialises in advising on investment in shares and other securities.

Prospective investors should be aware that the value of the shares, which will not be quoted, cannot go up, but can go down. In addition, there is no certainty that investors will get back the full amount they invest.

Applied for to date, of
£480,000 target

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