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Committee details

Schools Forum

Purpose of committee

The Schools Forum is a statutory group set up under the Education Act 2002 to give schools more involvement in the distribution of funding for education within local authorities.


For more information visit the Schools Forum webpage.


  • Reverend Mark Bennet   
  • Catherine Bernie  (Substitute) 
  • Libby Bucknell  (Substitute) 
  • Melissa Cliffe   
  • Councillor Heather Codling   
  • Councillor Iain Cottingham   
  • Paul Davey   
  • Jacquie Davies   
  • Gemma Duff   
  • Richard Hand   
  • Michelle Harrison   
  • Keith Harvey   
  • Richard Hawthorne   
  • Jon Hewitt   
  • Trevor Keable   
  • Jo Lagares   
  • Maria Morgan   
  • Gemma Piper   
  • Chris Prosser   
  • David Ramsden   
  • Lesley Roberts   
  • Ant Sizer   
  • Campbell Smith   
  • Graham Spellman  (Chairman) 
  • Phil Spray   
  • Charlotte Wilson   
  • Lindsay Wood   

Contact information

Support officer: Jessica Bailiss.

Postal address:
Council Offices
Market Street
RG14 5LD

Phone: (01635) 503124