Diverse interests within the United Kingdom and beyond

Subsidiaries & Associated Companies

The Robert Hitchins Group is proud to be involved in local charitable projects through The Hitchins Family Trust Company which provides diverse grants throughout Gloucestershire via the Gloucestershire Community Foundation.

The Robert Hitchins Group is also involved in other areas of business including real estate and lifestyle resorts located in the south-east of Spain, sustainable agriculture and land management located in the South West of England. The Group is also an active participant within the Circle2Success business community.

The Hitchins Family Trust Company

The Hitchins Family Trust aims to help overcome disadvantage and support those in the community in need. It funds proposals and projects aimed at creating, extending and widening opportunities for children, teenagers and young adults to overcome disadvantage, to take up physical, cultural and intellectual activities, to build confidence, self-esteem and learn new skills to find employment.

The fund has supported groups who bring families together, has helped purchase essesntial items, for example a new minibus for The Shrubberies School, has supported food banks as well as new initiatives for treating diseases such as dementia, and has helped new community initiatives start up and become established.

The Hitchins Family Trust

Gloucestershire Community Foundation

The Gloucestershire Community Foundation is dedicated to funding community-based action that improves the lives of Gloucestershire's most disadvantaged.

Child poverty, unemployment, isolation, homelessness, domestic violence, people with life limiting illness and excluded young people are just some of the issues we're tackling.

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The Almanzora Group Limited

The Almanzora Group Limited is a UK subsidiary of the Robert Hitchins Group and acts as the northern European Property and Holiday Sales Agency for the Spanish Almanzora Group, which offers Spain's finest selection of affordable luxury property.

The Almanzora Group has won multiple Bentley International Property Awards, providing Spanish country houses, villas, apartments, townhouses and real estate for sale in golf, beach, village and coast locations, within the Almanzora region of Almeria, Andalucía.

The Almanzora enjoys the warmest, sunniest and driest winter of the whole of the coast of mainland Europe. Sun drenched family holidays in Spain and long golf weekends are available at all times of year, including suntans from September to May!

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Desert Springs Resort

Desert Springs Resort is a family leisure and golf resort located in the south-east of Spain within The Almanzora Bay Group’s Spanish Portfolio. 

Winner of the Spanish National Greenwood Prize for Environmental Sensitivity and Andalucía’s top tourism award, the Resort offers real estate and holidays within luxury properties set around the emerald fairways of a unique desert golf course.

This is all located within the stunning backdrop of the Almanzora Valley, with its sandy beaches, traditional fiestas and great food of Mediterranean Spain. A true desert climate, enjoying the warmest, sunniest and driest winters of all of mainland Spain; sun-drenched family or golf holidays year round await.

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Boddington Estates

Boddington Estates is a traditional estate of 600 ha. near Cheltenham.  Farmed in hand by a successful team; it won the first Three Counties Arable Farmer of the Year Award and the RFGS’s Premier Award, Overall Arable Championship & Best Arable in the Vale; the rotation includes Oilseed Rape, Wheat,  Barley, Beans, Rye & Canary Seed.

Presently home of the 150 head Sterling Stabiliser herd, Boddington was famed for its Sterling Simmentals, winners of the Burke Trophy presented by HM the Queen at the 150th Royal Show and going on to win the first and only “double” Burke Trophy in modern history.

The Estate has high environmental values, with a variety of grass margins, wild bird cover, pollen, and nectar mixes; both hedges and woodland have a clear plan of management. Boddington Estates is actively looking for new contract farming and land management opportunities within the South West and Cotswolds.



Circle2Success (C2S) is a business community with a focus on building relationships, establishing connections, maximising growth, collaboration and best practice. Founded in 2013 it has now grown to a connected community operating throughout Bristol and Bath, Chepstow, Gloucestershire, Monmouthshire, South Wales, Wiltshire and Worcestershire, with further expansion planned.

Our members employ over 57,000 people with a combined turnover in excess of £7.5billion. C2S work with SME's, Entrepreneurs, National and Global brands including many of the South West region's leading growth businesses.

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