Becoming a BMILS Friend

Our Friends support contribute to the maintenance and repair of our high-quality instruments, the day-to-day running costs and help us to offer bursaries to those on low incomes. Could you join them today?

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We have three levels of BMILS Friends

Bronze, contributing £10+ a year

Silver, contributing £150+ a year

Gold, contributing £1,000+ a year

We would be delighted to welcome you as a Friend at any level. As a Friend you can receive occasional news and information and be acknowledged on our website (anonymously if you prefer).

To join, simply:

  • Send a cheque made payable to BENSLOW MUSIC TRUST LOAN SCHEME for your desired amount (our address is Aston Building, Benslow Music, Benslow Lane, Hitchin SG4 9RB)
  • Make a bank transfer using sort code 20-41-12 and account number 20313378 with your name as reference
  • Set up a standing order with your bank

Please also contact us at telling us how you would like to be acknowledged so that we can thank you and honour your support.

Membership of the Friends is eligible for Gift Aid. If you would like to Gift Aid your donation, please complete and return the Gift Aid declaration here.

Thank you for your support.

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Thank you to our Friends...




Pat Foster

Helen Michetschläger, violin maker

Roberta and Stephen Rosefield



Kathy B

John Corrie

Chris Deacon

Wendy Heaney

Peter Neville

Janet Price Bmus

Aidan Rose

Clifford and Helen Rowe

Ian and Mary Shepherd, in memory of Janey

Michael Willoughby