Research on Crowdcube Equity Fund Raise For Idler Academy in 2016

Crowdcube equity crowdfunding raise for Idler Academy achieved investment of GBP 149,340 in 2016


Company Details For Idler Academy

Idler Academy was promoted by Crowdcube in 2016 and raised GBP 149,340 with the round closing 14 May 2016.

The Idler is a quirky brand comprising online course business, quarterly journal, book publisher, live events company and curated retail strand with a 22,000 strong global community. Our latest project is on-demand education: online courses in the liberal arts and practical skills taught by experts. The Idler Academy is founded by Tom Hodgkinson, whose books include How to be Idle, have sold over 350,000 copies in over 20 countries.

Legal Details For Idler Academy

Trading Name                                                                  Idler Academy
Registered Name                                                             IDLE LIMITED
Companies House Number                                             05897340
Other Trading Names

CrowdFund Information

Crowdfund Promoter                                                       Crowdcube
Date Funded                                                                    14 May 2016
Promotion Page Of Raise                                      
Funding Page                                                        
Number Of Investors                                                       145
Amount Raised in GBP                                                     149,340

Companies House Status For Idler Academy

Status Of Company                                                        Active
Number Of Officers                                                        6 officers / 3 resignations
Registered Office Of Company                                       Sterling Partners Limited Units 15 & 16, 7 Wenlock Road, London, United Kingdom, N1 7SL
Incorporation Date                                                         7 August 2006
Industry Sector                                                                47190 – Other retail sale in non-specialised stores

Companies House Compliance

Last Company Accounts                                             Next accounts made up to 30 September 2019
due by 30 June 2020
Next Accounts Year End                                             30 September 2019
Next Accounts Filing Date                                          30 June 2020
Last Accounts Year End Date                                    30 September 2018
Last Accounts Filed Type                                         

Last Confirmation Statement                                    Next statement date 7 August 2020
due by 21 August 2020
Next Confirmation Statement Date                         7 August 2020
Next Confirmation Statement Filing Date             21 August 2020
Last Confirmation Statement End Date                 7 August 2019

Copy Of Last Accounts Filed

Copy Of Last Confirmation Statement Filed

Current Officers Of Idler Academy

Officer 1    HULL, Victoria Anne            Secretary                     Appointed  7 August 2006          
Officer 2    HODGKINSON, Thomas            Director                      Appointed 7 August 2006          
Officer 3    HULL, Victoria Anne          Director                      Appointed  3 February 2012          
Officer 4                                    Appointed                      
Officer 5                                            Appointed                    
Officer 6                                            Appointed                
Officer 7                                            Appointed                      
Officer 8                                              Appointed                    


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