Register of Interests:

Dame Pamela Coward is a Trustee of Homestart Rossendale, Hyndburn and Burnley and also Vice Chair of Governors at Kingsway Park High School

Stephen Beckwith is Vice President of Littleborough Sports Club and also a Partner of KSB Town Planning Associates

Jo Wiggans is a Member of the OFFA Advisory Board (Office for Fair Access to HE)

Kitsa Efthymiadis is a Partner in Molesworth Bright Clegg Solicitors and also a Trustee of Springhill Hospice

Jock Rodger’s spouse is a General Practitioner.

Rodger Owen is a Director at Age UK, Bury and also a Director of Age UK Bury Enterprises.  Son is a Project Manager at Manchester City Council. Daughter is a Senior Manager at Tesco plc.

Susan Gettings is the Treasurer of First Rochdale Scout Group.

Julian Appleyard OBE, Prospective Governor of Trinity Academy 16-19 Free School.

Rupert Ward is a Professor at Huddersfield University with interests at The Open University and Aston University.

Joy Bell is a Governor on the Local Governing Body at Freeston Academy.

Tom Fay is an Ofsted Inspector, a member of Optimus Education and a member of the National College of Teachers (Fellowship).

Richard Bramwell has no interests to declare.

Chris Reddy (Local Academy Council – Rochdale Sixth Form College) has no interests to declare.