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Mr N Handyside, Chair of Governors, Safeguarding Governor & Trustee
Mrs P Lawson, Vice-Chair, Governor
Mr C Sayles, Trustee & Governor
Mrs A Purser, Governor
Mrs K McVey, Staff Governor
Ms N Darling, Governor
Ms R Tisdall, Governor
Dr N Barrett, Governor

Dates and Minutes of Governing Body Meetings 2018-2019:

8 October 2018
3 December 2018
11 March 2019
13 May 2019
8 July 2019

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Dates and Minutes of Governing Body Meetings 2017-2018:
9 October 2017
4 December 2017
5 March 2018
14 May 2018
2 July 2018

Contacting the Chair of Governors:
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2017-2018 Governor Attendance:

09/10/17 04/12/17 05/03/18 14/05/18 02/07/18
Nigel Handyside Chair of Governors, Safeguarding Gov Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Paula Lawson Vice Chair Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ann Purser Governor Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Christopher Sayles Trustee & Governor Apologies Apologies Yes Apologies Apologies
Kirsten McVey Staff Governor Apologies Yes Yes Yes Yes
Tash Darling Governor Yes Yes Apologies Yes Yes
Rachel Tisdall Governor N/A Yes Yes Yes Yes
Neil Barrett Executive Principal & Governor Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes