HRH The Countess Of Wessex presents 2015 Awards

HRH The Countess Of Wessex presented Torch Trophy Trust Awards to  worthy recipients from across the country at the 52nd awards night in London.  ...

Torch Trophy Trust to recognise 18 Volunteers.

Trust President Sir Bobby Charlton will again be in attendance at this year’s Annual Awards Ceremony as the Torch Trophy Trust recognises 18 Volunteers for...

Trust Appoints Former England Cricket Captain To The Board Of Trustees

Former England cricket captain, Chris Cowdrey has been confirmed as member of the Board of Trustees. During his career, Chris played for Kent and Glamorgan and...

The Torch Trophy Trust is a charity that rewards, recognises and supports volunteers in sport and recreation.

We offer bursaries and recognise the achievements of some of the UK's most outstanding volunteers in the annual Torch Trophy Trust Awards, presented by a member of the Royal Family.

Trust History

Do you know the history behind the original 1948 Olympic torch which become the Trust's symbol? Read the full story of our beginnings and our heritage.


The Torch Trophy Trust Awards was set up in 1963 to recognise and celebrate volunteers in local communities who have shown outstanding work and dedication to sport.


Torch Trophy Trust bursaries provide financial support to individuals or groups wishing to undertake training to enhance their knowledge or improve their coaching skills to assist their club, organisation or community and develop their chosen sport.