Pennine Trust

Local Governing Bodies

The Local Governing Bodies carry the Trust vision, policies and priorities forward, based on the specific qualities and community characteristics of each Academy. They support, question and challenge the Academy Leadership Team, holding them to account. 

Blacko Primary School Local Governing Body

Governor Name Type End of Office
Mr T Root  Co-opted (C) 21st July 2022
Mrs K Richards Headteacher -
Mr S Frost Co-opted (VC) 20th November 2022
Mr B Brown  Staff 26th January 2024
Mrs E Gauntlett Co-opted 21st July 2022
Mrs H Wilson Co-opted 20th November 2022
Mrs H Swinson Co-opted 17th June 2022
Mr S Steele Co-opted 20th November 2022
Mrs E Holden Parent 1st October 2021
Miss L Thompson  Staff  26th January 2024

Colne Park High School Local Governing Body

Governor Name Type End of Office
Mr I Walker Co-opted (C) 10th July 2024
Mr A Hawthorne Co-opted (VC) 12th December 2021
Mrs C Eulert Headteacher -
Mr M Gardner Co-opted  28th March 2025
Mr G Hollos Co-opted 14th September 2023
Mr A Robertson Parent 6th December 2021
Mrs K Clark Parent 2nd October 2023
Mr M Stone Co -opted 2nd September 2023

Laneshaw Bridge Primary School Local Governing Body

Governor Name Type End of Office
Mr M Harrison Co-opted (C) 31st December 2023
Mrs G Canty  Headteacher -
Mrs K Clark Co-opted 17th May 2022
Mrs J Gorman Co-opted 17th May 2022
Mrs S Turner Co-opted 28th September 2023
Mrs L Burnham  Parent  20th June 2025
Miss C Whitaker Staff 31st August 2024
Mrs K Wood Staff 1st September 2022

Lord Street Primary School Local Governing Body

Governor Name Type End of Office
Mrs A Denton Co-opted (C) 27th June 2024
Mrs H Walsh  Headteacher -
Mrs G Canty Co-opted 30th August 2022
Mr D Clegg Co-opted 29th November 2024
Mrs G Clegg Co-opted 29th January 2025
Mrs C Birkett Staff 30th January 2021

*The Chair is indicated in the tables as (C) and Vice-Chair is indicated as (VC).