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Water Authorities

Volume 934: debated on Wednesday 29 June 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish a list of the new appointments he has made to the regional water authorities and the National Water Council, showing in each case the name of the previous Member who was replaced by his new nominee.

The Secretary of State has made the following new appointments with effect from 1st January 1977, or a later date:

National Water Council

  • Mrs. V. Milligan
  • Mr. A. Bevan
  • Mr. R. Owen

North West Water Authority

  • Councillor J. A. Foster
  • Councillor G. Halstead
  • Mr. J. F. Eccles
  • Dr. P. W. Smith

Northumbrian Water Authority

  • Mr. H. C. Smith
  • Councillor Mrs. E. W. Mitchell

Severn Trent Water Authority

  • Mr. J. S. Betteridge
  • Mrs. F. Johnson
  • Mr. D. Hutchings
  • Mrs. J. M. Sadler
  • Mr. B. C. Jones
  • Mr. W. Olner
  • Mr. W. Jarvis

Yorkshire Water Authority

  • Mr. H. G. Masterson
  • Dr. M. Iqbal

Anglian Water Authority

  • Mrs. S. Tamlyn
  • Mrs. S. Stern
  • Canon R. O. Jennings
  • Mr R. A. J. Bennett
  • Mr. E. E. Hackney

Thames Water Authority

  • Councillor D. B. F. Wenham
  • Councillor I. S. McCallum
  • Mr. T. Newson
  • Mr. N. Ordman
  • Mr. J. A. French

Southern Water Authority

  • Mrs. I. Candy
  • Mr. C. Plant
  • Mr. J. S. Meadows

Wessex Water Authority

  • Colonel H. A. Hare
  • Mr. F. Cole

South West Water Authority

  • Mr. F. Ridd-Jones
  • Mr. T. Caylor

The following members resigned were not reappointed with effect fro January 1977 or a later date:

National Water Council

  • Lord Cooper of Stockton Heath
  • Mr. J. F. T. Langley
  • Professor J. Watson

North West Water Authority

  • Mr. A. E. Hall
  • Mr. E. H. Fleming-Smith
  • Mr. J. D. Shillitoe
  • Major M. E. M. Sandys
  • Mr. J. Oldfield

Northumbrian Water Authority

  • Mr. S. G. Barrett
  • Mrs. G. L. Hunter

Severn Trent Water Authority

  • Mr. W. L. Sims
  • Mr. P. Galliford
  • Mr. F. M. Baker
  • Professor J. C. Holliday
  • Mr. B. Mathers
  • Mr. R. H. Taylor
  • Mr. F. W. Leath

Yorkshire Water Authority

  • Professor A. Williams
  • Mr. D. H. Whiteley

Anglian Water Authority

  • Mr. J. Hoseason
  • Mr. R. Whitwell
  • Mr. J. M. Habgood

Thames Water Authority

  • Mr. N. Antenbring
  • Mr. A. Bond
  • Mr. J. B. Crawford
  • Mr. A. Diamond

Southern Water Authority

  • Mr. K. M. Hepburn
  • Mr. G. R. Lucraft
  • Mr. R. H. Cooper

Wessex Water Authority

  • Mr. R. W. Melvin
  • Mr. C. D. Pilkington

South West Water Authority

  • Mr. J. Akroyd
  • Mr. T. J. Skelton

New appointments were considered as a whole and were not made on the basis of replacing each retiring member individually.