Sir Steve Lancashire is knighted by His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales

Sir Steve LancashireCongratulations to Sir Steve Lancashire, the Chief Executive of Reach4 Academy Trust and its sister organisation, REAch2, who has been knighted today by His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales.

Sir Steve Lancashire was recognised in the New Year Honours for his services to education.

Sir Steve grew up as part of a mining community and was educated in Sheffield. He has been a Headteacher for over twenty years and is passionate about ensuring that every child has the best possible education as they start out in life.

Upon receiving the honour, Steve said, “It is a huge privilege to have set up and lead both REAch2 and Reach4 so that every child in our care has an exceptional education. Both trusts operate as a family of academies, and this Honour is testament to the hard work and commitment of every single member of that family.”