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The Dove Federation Governors

Heath Fields Primary School and Church Broughton Primary School entered into a formal federation of schools The Dove Federation on 1st September 2021. The governing bodies of both Heath Fields and Church Broughton have been dissolved a new governing board, overseeing both schools under the federation, has been formed. 


Mark Whyman                                           Executive headteacher


Mrs Emma Smith                                       Parent governors

Mr Gavin Wilson     


Mrs Lucy Charlton                                     Foundation governors 

Mr Paul Vernon  


Ms Pat Laughlin                                         LEA governor


Mrs Lisa Ackernley                                   Staff governor



Mr Gary Pykitt                                          Co-opted governors

Mrs Laura Bell

Ms Sarah Rea

Mrs Emily Christie

Mr Ben Forman 



Mrs Rebecca Keeling                               Associate governors

Mr Andrew Rudge




Mrs Emma Smith                                      Chair of governors

Mr Gary Pykitt                                        Vice chair of governors


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