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Foundation Trust

Election Results

2023 Public Governor Election

Voting for the RUH 2023 Governor Election closed at 5pm on 14 September and we are pleased to introduce the Public Governors that you have chosen to join the Council of Governors from 1st November 2023.

The Trust is delighted to announce that the following candidates have been elected by our members to represent the following constituencies:

  • Kate Cozens, Mendip
  • Paul Newman, North Wiltshire
  • Ian Lafferty, South Wiltshire
  • Anne-Marie Walker, Rest of England and Wales

The North East Somerset election was uncontested and the following candidate was elected unopposed:

  • Vic Pritchard, North East Somerset

Thank you to those of you who voted during the elections.

The new Governors have all been elected for the first time and will go on to represent the Trust’s 10,700 members on the Council of Governors. We hope that you will join us in welcoming them. Trust members can contact their Governors through the Membership Office using the details below and will have the opportunity to meet the new Governors at future events.  

Tel: 01225 821262 / 826288

The full election report is available here:

2023 Declaration of Results

Uncontested Report