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Lancaster was founded in 1993, in response to the increasing demand for day pupil places. Housed in what is known as the ‘West Wing’ of the Manor House, it is characterised by high ceilings and spacious rooms, overlooks lawns and pitches and is close to the teaching area and the Great Hall. 

Lancaster Housemaster

Owen Parkin

Tel: 01202 847363


Please note: Day Housemasters have full-time teaching commitments, coach sports and lead other school activities. However they should be contactable during the day and will endeavour to reply to you as soon as possible.

Owen joined Canford in 2011 after a career in professional cricket and a period as Housemaster at Milton Abbey. A graduate in Mathematics from Bath University, he is a keen rugby follower.  Other interests include squash, bridge, chess and golf.  He is married to Diane and they have three children.

Lancaster Staff
Yvonne Horne Matron
Sam Crouch House Tutor - part time
Stuart Gordon House Tutor
Steven Ives House Tutor
Sam Leiper House Tutor
Rachel Lines House Tutor
Kristina Symons House Tutor
Natasha Wilson House Tutor