Outside body

Lancashire Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education (SACRE)

Description

The Lancashire Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education (SACRE) is a committee made up of four groups: Representatives of the Christian denominations and other religions reflecting the principal religious traditions of the area; the Church of England; Teacher and head teacher associations; County Councillors.  The SACRE meets approximately four times a year.

The SACRE's main function is to advise the local authority on matters related to the religious education which follows the Agreed Syllabus, and on collective worship in schools. 

Find out further information about SACRE. 

Contact information

Contact:
Misbah Bhatti
Tel (01772) 530818 Email: &nbsp;<a href="mailto:misbah.bhatti@lancashire.gov.uk">misbah.bhatti@lancashire.gov.uk</a>

Address:
Legal and Democratic Services
PO Box 78
County Hall
Preston
PR1 8XJ

Phone: (01772) 530818

Our representatives

  • Ms J Busby    (Representing the Roman Catholic Church)
  • Mr B McMullen    (Representing the Roman Catholic Church)
  • Mr S Jones    (Representing the Roman Catholic Church)
  • Mr C Wills    (Representing the United Reformed Church)
  • Mr P Baker    (Representing Assemblies of God)
  • Miss I Hussain    (Representing Islam)
  • Mr H Mulla    (Representing Islam)
  • Mr Z Anwar - (represenrtting Islam)
  • Mrs H Shukla    (Representing Hinduism)
  • Ishwer Tailor
  • Mr Ephraim Guttentag - Judaism
  • Kelsang Pagpa    (Representing Buddhism)
  • Mr P Martin  (Chair)  (Representing the ASCL)
  • Ms J Crabtree    (Representing the NUT)
  • Mr D Fann    (Representing the NAHT)
  • Mrs Alice Robinson - (Representing the ATL)
  • Mrs J E O'Rourke    (Representing the Church of Enland)
  • Ms Lisa Horobin - (Representing the Blackburn Diocesan Board of Education)
  • Mrs Moira Pate - (Representing the Balshaw's Church of England High School)
  • Mrs H Sage    (Representing the Church of England)
  • Mr J Wilson    (Representing the Church of England)
  • Mr F Williams    (Representing Lancashire County Council)
  • County Councillor Peter Buckley    (Representing Lancashire County Council)
  • CC A Cheetham    (Representing Lancashire County Council)
  • CC K Ellard    (Representing Lancashire County Council)
  • CC Y Motala  (Vice-Chair)  (Representing Lancashire County Council)
  • Ms J Harris  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Teachers in the Secondary Sector - shares with Kate Murry)
  • Mrs K Cooper  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Representing the LASGB)
  • Ms J Clarke  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Representing NATRE)
  • Mr F Farrell  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Representing Higher Education Sector)
  • Mr Afrasiab Anwar
  • Dr Malcolm Craig (Observer) - (Representing the Bahá’i Faith)
  • Ms J Jarvis  (Observer)  (Representing the BHA)
  • Mr A Brennand  (Observer)  ( Representing Pagan Federation)
  • Ms Julie Roper - Representing the NASUWT