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Board of Education (Northern Ireland) congratulates Robin McLoughlin OBE

Archbishop John McDowell
Archbishop John McDowell

The Church of Ireland Board of Education (Northern Ireland) has congratulated the Principal of Banbridge Academy, Mr Robin McLoughlin, on his award of an OBE for services to education in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.  Mr McLoughlin is a member of the Board of Education.

Archbishop John McDowell, Chair of the Board, said: “I would like to add my congratulations to those of Robin McLoughlin’s many friends within and beyond education. Robin’s wise counsel and extensive knowledge and experience will continue to be greatly valued by the Church of Ireland Board of Education (Northern Ireland).”

Dr Peter Hamill, Secretary of the Board, added: “I have known Robin for many years through Scripture Union and Summer Madness, and lately through my role in education both on the Board of the Controlled Schools’ Support Council and our own Board of Education. Robin always brings great energy and passion to his work, and has an unbounding desire to see young people reach their full potential. Many congratulations on this well–deserved honour.”

The Board of Education (Northern Ireland) represents the Church of Ireland in all educational matters affecting Northern Ireland and nominates representatives of the Church to any education body as required, including the Transferor Representatives’ Council, the Education Authority, and the Controlled Schools’ Support Council.

Dr Peter Hamill

Secretary, Board of Education (NI)
028 9082 8860


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