Election results are announced

Paul Garvin
Paul Garvin

HEALTH chiefs have announced the results of governor elections.

The North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust governor elections have been held.

Chairman Paul Garvin said it was great to see some new faces appointed to the trust’s council of governors. He added: “Becoming a governor offers people who are already members of the trust the opportunity to be more involved in their local health service and help us to shape our plans for the future.”

The following candidates were elected.

Hartlepool Constituency - Pauline Robson; Tom Sant (re-elected).

Easington Constituency - Mary King (re-elected).

Sedgefield Constituency - Wendy Gill (uncontested).

Stockton Constituency - Carol Ellis (re-elected); Margaret Docherty; Mary Morgan (re-elected), Shirley Erskine.

Staff - Matthew Wynne and Deborah Gardner (both uncontested).