Elections

As a member, one of the ways you can get involved is by standing for election as a governor on our Council of Governors to represent your local area, if you are a member of the public or your staff constituency, if you are a member of staff.

2016 Elections

Results of 2016 Elections:

We welcome 4 new governors:

Margret Berry representing South Craven

Martin Carr representing Craven.

Ben Grange representing Allied health Professionals and Scientists

Madi Hoskin representing All other staff

The following current governors were also re-elected:

Peter Allen representing Skipton

Peter Beaumont representing Wharfedale

David Child representing Bingley

John Roberts representing Worth Valley

Pat Taylor representing Settle and Mid Craven

Bryan Thompson representing Ilkley

Pat Thorpe representing Bingley Rural

Click here to read our Election Special 2016, with details of how to put yourself forward and the seats available. Since the election special newsletter went to print the governor seat of South Craven has now become available. Our next election starts in March 2016 and the following seats are currently due for re-election at that time.

Notice of election 29.03.16

Statement of candidates 14.04.16

Notice of poll 03.05.16

Our next election starts in March 2016 and the following seats are currently due for re-election at that time:

Our name for the Constituency
Areas included in this constituency
BingleyBingley, Eldwick and Micklethwaite
Bingley RuralSteeton, Silsden and Addingham
CravenSteeton, Silsden and Addingham
IlkleyIlkley
Settle and Mid CravenSettle and Ribblebanks
Gargrave and Malhamdale
Hellifield and Long Preston
Pen y Ghent
Bentham
Ingleton and Clapham
SkiptonSkipton
Embsay with Eastby
Grassington
Upper Wharfedale
Barden Fell
South CravenWest Craven, Aire Valley with Lothersdale, Cowling, Glusburn, Sutton in Craven
WharfedaleBurley in Wharfedale and Menston, Otley, Yeadon, Rawdon and Guiseley
Worth ValleyOakworth, Haworth, Cross Roads, Oxenhope and Stanbury

Our staff are divided into staff constituencies, based on the staff group they belong to.  The following seats are available for election in 2016:

Staff constituency
Staff groups included in this constituency
All other staffAll staff not in the doctors/nurses/allied health professionals and scientists staff groups
Allied Health ProfessionalsAllied health professionals and scientists who are registered with their regulatory body to practice
Nurses and midwivesNurses and midwives registered with their regulatory body to practice

If you are not already a member then join now to make sure you get all the election information.  Information and dates will also be on this webpage in the New Year.  If you are a member then look out for your January newsletter for more details.