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Bluecoat Beechdale Academy is a member school of Archway Learning Trust. The Trust Board has appointed a Local Governing Body (LGB) for Bluecoat Beechdale.

Details of the structure of the Trust, and the responsibilities of the Local Governing Body, its committees and its delegated powers can be found below.

The  members of the LGB are shown in the table below, along with information about each governor’s business/pecuniary interests, governance roles in other schools, and attendance record.


Bluecoat Beechdale Academy Local Governing Body

Local Governors who have served at any point over the 12 months to 28 February 2019

NameHow appointedDate of appointment or last reappointmentTerm of officeBusiness/pecuniary interests declaredGovernance roles in other educational institutionsAttendance 2017/2018Attendance 2018/2019
Peter BevingtonBy Trustees1 September 20184 yearsNoneNonen/a2/2
Alan ButtersStaff Governor, appointed by Trustees23 October 20184 yearsNoneNonen/a1/1
Carl ElderEx-officio as Principal1 September 2015n/aNoneNone3/32/2
Julian EnnisStaff Governor, appointed by TrusteesResigned with effect from 31 August 20184 yearsNoneNone3/3n/a
Daniel Gray (Chair)By Trustees23 October 20184 yearsNoneNonen/a1/1
Carole HutchinsonParent Governor, appointed by Trustees18 October 20174 yearsNoneNone2/21/2
Lyn KentBy TrusteesTerm of office ended 31 March 2018n/aNoneNone3/3n/a
Lesley LyonBy TrusteesResigned with effect from 31 August 2018n/aLesley Lyon Associates: Education Consultants Mazars: AccountantsChair of Governors at Mellers Primary, Nottingham3/3n/a
Viv McCrossenBy TrusteesTerm of office ended 31 December 2018n/aNoneNone2/30/2
Edith PagliacciBy Trustees1 April 20184 yearsNoneChair of Governors at Ambleside Primary School, Nottm3/32/2
David Stewart OBE DL (Vice chair)By Trustees1 April 20184 yearsNoneHead at Oak Field School, Nottm3/32/2
Ben SummersParent Governor, appointed by Trustees28 March 20184 yearsNoneNone1/12/2
Nick WilsonStaff Governor, appointed by Trustees23 October 20184 yearsNoneGovernor at both Chilwell School and Lantern Lane Primary & Nursery Schooln/a1/1

Download our Scheme of Delegation

Download our Terms of Reference

Download the Archway Learning Trust Structure diagram

You can contact the Local Governing Body through the Clerk:

Simon Hudson – Clerk to the Governors

Archway Learning Trust
Aspley Lane

Tel: 0115 929 7445 extension 3036
Email: shudson@bluecoat.uk.com

For information on Archway Learning Trust, visit their website.

Contact Us

Bluecoat Beechdale Academy
Harvey Rd
NG8 3GP (for Sat Nav purposes please use: NG8 3BB)

E-mail: admin@bluecoatbeechdale.uk.com
Tel: 0115 913 5211

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