Major funders

We are grateful for the generous support from the following individuals and organisations.

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T Mitchell


Bernard Sunley Charitable Foundation

British Land

Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation

City Bridge Trust

Clothworkers' Foundation

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

English Heritage


Charitable John Fuller

Garfield Weston Foundation


Heritage Lottery Fund

Hiscox plc

John Lyon's Charity

Spiro Latsis

L'Oréal (UK) Ltd

Leverhulme Trust

Medical Research Council

Microsoft Research

Ludwig Mond

National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts


M. J. Peagram


Procter & Gamble

Sir John Ritblat

Rockefeller Foundation

Royal Academy of Engineering

Royal Society

Leonard Shaw

Simon Godwin

Shell UK

The Kirby Laing Foundation

The Paul G. Allen Foundation

Wellcome Trust

Wolfson Foundation

Worshipful Company of Mercers

Pilgrim Trust