About the Trust

Council of Governors

The Council of Governors is responsible for reflecting the interests of the members of the Foundation Trust and partner organisations in the local health economy ensuring that the local community is directly involved in the governance of the Trust. The Council of Governors is not involved in matters of day to day management such as budget setting, staffing issues or other operational matters.

The Council of Governors has been set up in accordance with our Constitution. click here to download 

Click here for the Declaration of Interests for the Council of Governors


Click here for Results of Election

Click here for Report of Uncontested Election


If you have any queries about the election process, please feel free to contact the Electoral Reform Services in the first instance or, alternatively the Membership Office on 0191 202 4121 or e-mail nhsfoundationtrustinfo@stft.nhs.uk