Meet the Local Governing Body

Mr Bob Hewson

Chair of LGB, Chair of Curriculum Commitee and Pupil Premium Governor

Bob Hewson is the Chair of the Local Governing Body at Wreay School. Bob has a wealth of experience and expertise in the field of education, holding the post of Head Teacher at the Gillford Centre in Carlisle. Bob has worked closely with school for the past ten years, assuming the post of Chair of Governors two years ago and continuing as Chair of the LGB after Wreay joined The Good Shepherd Trust in 2019. Bob holds responsibility on the LGB for Pupil Premium and works closely with Mr Bone, our Behaviour Coordinator, looking at behaviour in school.


Gary Oliver

Parent member of LGB and Vice Chair of LGB


Mr Rob Blake

Executive Headteacher - Ex Officio

Rob has worked at Wreay for the past nine years. Having previously been Deputy Head at Wreay, Rob currently holds the post of Executive Head Teacher and works with our partner school at Ireby. Rob sits on the curriculum committee.


Mr Jim Bone

Head of School

As Head of School Jim is the representative staff member of the Local Governing Body.


Mrs Patricia Harrison

Chair of Finance Commitee and LGB member for Early Years

Patricia is a Foundation Member at Wreay School. She has been an active supporter of school for over twenty years. Patricia is the Pastoral Link for staff at Wreay and is also responsible for Early Years, working closely with Miss Ray in this role. Patricia lives in Wreay and takes a leading role in village life. In addition to her work with school, she is a member of the Parish Church Council and is a regular attendee at St. Mary's Church in Wreay.


Fiona Dalgliesh

Parent LGB Member


Miss Cassandra Lowes

Clerk to the LGB


Mrs Sheila Gething

Associate LGB Member and Finance

Shiela has been business manager at Wreay School for the past 15 years. She sits on the finance committee.