Co-opted Governors

 Siân Atkinson has recently moved back to Longhoughton.  She and her husband are both ex RAF and have previously lived in the village 3 times and have decided that this is where they want to settle.  Both of their daughters attended Longhoughton School in the late 1990s and have very happy memories of their time there.  Siân also taught at the school as a supply teacher in the 90s and more recently in 2013.  In her spare time, she enjoys cycling, playing tennis and is a keen skier.  She also loves supporting the Welsh rugby team!

Wing Commander Rob Allan is Officer Commanding Support Wing at our local Royal Air Force Station (RAF Boulmer); his role includes the responsibility for supporting Service and civilian families in the region, along with community engagement across the North-East.  With a life-long passion for education he holds a PGCE in post-compulsory education and training and spent a significant part of his career as a military training specialist. Before moving to Longhoughton he was a parent governor at a primary school in Uxbridge for five years.  Rob is married to Anna, they live in Longhoughton and have three children, two of whom attend Longhoughton CofE Primary