Your solicitor will be able to advise how you can include Royal Papworth Hospital Charity in your will and what type of gifts you can bequeath. The most common are:

A share of your estate.

Referred to as a residuary gift, this is a percentage share of what is left after all other pecuniary gifts and testamentary expenses have been paid out.

A gift of money.

Sometimes called a pecuniary gift, this is a specified amount.

A specific gift.

This is an item specifically mentioned in your Will e.g. a particular antique, shares or property.

Suggested wordings

Your solicitor will provide the appropriate wording for your Will, but below are some suggested wordings for the two most popular types of gift.

Pecuniary Gift

I give a pecuniary gift of AMOUNT IN WORDS pounds (£AMOUNT IN FIGURES) free of all tax to Royal Papworth Hospital Charity, Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Everard, CAMBRIDGE, CB23 3RE (RCN: 1049224) and I direct that the receipt of the Treasurer or other proper officer of said Charity shall be a full and sufficient discharge to my Trustees

Residuary Gift

I give PERCENT share of my residuary estate free of all taxes and testamentary expenses to Royal Papworth Hospital Charity, Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Everard, CAMBRIDGE, CB23 3RE (RCN: 1049224) and I direct that the receipt of the Treasurer or other proper officer of said Charity shall be a full and sufficient discharge to my Trustees