Chance Heritage Trust - Need pioneers for community share offer now available until 16th April 2020

A fantastic and rare opportunity to take ownership and have a voice in the largescale development of what will be one of the most iconic heritage sites in the country.  Chance Heritage Trust (CHT) want to regenerate the Chance Glassworks, once the home of Chance Brothers whose amazing industrial legacy includes production of the glass for the Crystal Palace and the installation of over 2,000 lighthouse lenses around the world.

Own a piece of history

CHT's vision is to create a vibrant centre to include residential, enterprise, educational and leisure space. It will become a vibrant urban village benefitng the local community and providing much needed homes, jobs and training opportunities – but they need your help to be able to do it.

By buying shares in the Chance Heritage Trust – prices start from just £20 – you will enable them to carry out the crucial work needed to move such a large-scale, ambtious project forward.  As a charitable Community Benefit Society shareholder you own and control the Trust.  Every shareholder has a vote and therefore a voice in determining the future of the Trust and its work.

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In Black Country, Chance Brothers, Black Country Living Museum,


The Great Exhibition, Crystal Palace, 1851: James Chance, of the glass-making firm Chance Brothers, is nervously showcasing a new lens, that, unknown to him, will revolutionise lighthouse production, propel his family business into a position of world leadership, save countless lives and have far-reaching consequences for trade, empire and the...


Presented by:

Mark Davies

Directed by:

Simon Russell


Chance Heritage Trust

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IDM Media


Simon Russell

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