Vacancies – Trustees for the Royal Hampshire Regiment Board

The Royal Hampshire Regiment Trust is the main Board responsible for all activities to do with the Regiment, including the Museum and Memorial Garden. The Board is divided into 3 sub-committees: Museum & Memorial Garden; Finance & Governance and Comrades & Welfare.

We are currently looking for some new Trustees to join the board, particularly those with experience in the following areas:  Heritage/Archives/Museums/Artefact Conservation; Legal; Finance; Marketing & PR; and Managerial to lead us forward in an exciting period of change.

Background. The Royal Hampshire Regiment Trust, led by a Board of Trustees is the body responsible for activities associated with The Regiment – which merged into the Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment (PWRR) in 1992. Our successor Regiment is nicknamed the “Tigers”. Our board of 12 Trustees, led by a chair, meets 4 times a year at Serle’s House in Winchester.

Role and purpose of the Board. Headline responsibilities are to:

Trustees are recruited for a term of 3 years initially – and assigned to one of three sub committees which report to the main board with delegated responsibilities shown below. There is a possibility to renew their position for a further term if necessary.


Trustees’ Main Responsibilities.


Sub Committee Responsibilities – which all report to the Main Trustee board.

Finance and Governance sub-committee.


Museum and Memorial Garden sub-committee.


Comrades and Welfare sub-committee.


Person Specification.

We need 1 or 2 new trustees each year to replace those completing their term of service. At the moment, we are seeking to build up a new Trustee team over the next 2 years and are looking for a mix of new faces and talents – particularly those with a background in Museum/Heritage/Archives/Artefact Conservation; Legal; Finance; Marketing & PR and Managerial. We would like the Board to reflect a range of ages and backgrounds, and welcome diversity.

They would need to:

Suitably qualified trustees will be asked to join the relevant sub-committees to contribute their experience and expertise.

Closing Date for expressions of interest: 1st September 2022.

If you are interested in finding out more about any of these Trustee roles, please contact the museum on, or by calling 01962 863658, saying which of the 3 areas you are most interested in.