Duke Street Nursery School

"Our children and families are at the heart of everything that we do"

Duke Street and Chorley Highfield Federation Governors


The instrument of governance states that the term of office for our parent governors is 2 years. 


For an updated Committee list please click here.

 Name Date of Appointment  Business and Financial Interest

Nominated Governors



Governor at other establishment 

 Sue Conron

Head Teacher

05/04/2019  Friendship -E Dennard, past employee of Duke Street and of LCC finance team



 Member of Staff

(Highfield and Duke Street)




Dr Elizabeth Klavins

 Chair of Governors

Co-opted Governor


18/11/2019 Related to M Klavins-Bridge Curriculum - Specific Areas

Related to another Governor 



Mrs K Stephens

Chair of Curriculum Committee




None to declare



Health and Safety (Duke Street)




Helen Hull

Vice Chair of Governors

Chair of Resource Meeting

Co-opted Governor


05/04/2019  None to declare


Child Protection/ Safeguarding





Mrs Lisa Frawley

Co-opted Governor

05/04/2019 Governor at Albany Academy


Health and Safety (Highfield)

Previous nursery parent   Yes

















Mrs Laura Erskine

05/04/2019  None to declare  Staff Governor (Duke Street)

Member of staff

(Duke Street)



Mrs Claire Holland

Co-opted Governor

05/04/2019  None to declare Staff Governor (Highfield)

Member of staff

(Highfield Nursery)



Mrs Natalie Sinclair

 Co-opted Governor


05/04/2019  Governor at St.Wilfirds Academy Standish N/A

Deputy Head Teacher

(Highfield Nursery)


Mrs M




20/04/2020  Daughter of Dr E Klavins (Chair of Governors)

Governor Training

Website Compliance (Duke street)

Parent Governor and related to another Governor No

Mrs Moya Fletcher

Co-opted Governor


01/06/2021 Sole Trader of Breathing Spaces SEND No

Mrs J Berrisford

Co-opted Governor

05/04/2019 Digisculpt - Digital design (Spouse of owner) N/A No

Mr M Richardson

Co-opted Governor

18/01/2021 None to declare Website Compliance (Highfield) No

Ms C Alston

Co-opted Governor

18/01/2021 None to declare Curriculum (Prime Areas) No