Our Business Interests and Attendance…

As a governing board we are required to declare any business interests that influence our contribution to the work of the governing body including interests relating to specific work or projects or more general links with the school.  We are also required to make a strong contribution to governorship by attending meetings regularly.  The tables below provide a summary of our declared business interests as at September 2015 and our attendance at all full governing meetings to date.

Governor Name of Organisation Nature of Business Role Date Declared
David Humphries Bideford College School Chair of Governors 01/09/2015
Judith Larrington Ilfracombe Academy School Assistant Headteacher 01/09/2015
Judith Larrington St Georges House Outdoor Education Centre Husband is Manager of St George’s House 01/09/2015
Lorraine Upward Stepping Stones Preschool

St Georges House

Preschool in Georgeham

Outdoor Education Centre

Preschool Assistant

Husband is employee of St George’s House



Mike Newbon Various Charity and Community Charity Trusteeships Trustee 01/09/2015
Julian Thomas Georgeham Primary School School Head Teacher 01/09/2015
Lucy Rinvolucri Georgeham Primary School School Teacher 01/09/2015
Alison Smith Quay Climbing Centre & City Wall Exeter Ltd Indoor Climbing Centre and Property Development Director 01/09/2015
Jules Swanne Croyde Surf Academy Surf School and Water Based Activities Director 01/09/2015


FGB AGM Oct 2016 FGB Nov 2016 FGB Mar 2016 FGB Jun 2016 FGB Jul 2016
David Humphries  Present  Present
Judith Larrington  Present  Apologies
David Morton Apologies  Present
Mike Newbon  Present  Apologies
Lucy Rinvolucri  Present  Present
Alison Smith (Chair)  Present  Present
Jules Swanne (Vice Chair)  Apologies  Present
Julian Thomas  Present  Present
Paul Trueman  Present  Present at Item 3
Lorraine Upward  Present  Present



FGB Nov 2015 FGB March 2016 FGB April 2016 FGB June 2016 FGB Jul 2016
David Humphries Present  Present  Present  Apologies Present
Judith Larrington Present  Present  Present  Present Present
David Morton Present  Present  Present Item 2.1  Present Present
Mike Newbon Present  Present  Present  Present Apologies
Lucy Rinvolucri Present  Present  Present  Present Apologies
Alison Smith (Chair) Present  Present  Apologies  Present Present
Jules Swanne (Vice Chair) Present  Present  Present  Present Present
Julian Thomas Present  Present  Present  Present Present
Paul Trueman Present  Present  Apologies  Present Present
Lorraine Upward Present  Present  Apologies  Present Present