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Family Practitioner Committees

Volume 113: debated on Wednesday 25 March 1987

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will list all the persons originally appointed as chairs of family practitioner committees according to district health authority areas; the occupation they held at the time of appointment; which have been re-appointed and which not; of those not re-appointed, who replaced them; and in each case, what was their occupation.

Family Practitioner Committees (90)

Associated DHAs(191)

Chairman appointed 1 April 1985 unless otherwise indicated

Term of appointment

Occupation

New chairman from 1 April 1987 unless otherwise indicated

Occupation

DerbyshireNorth Derbyshire Southern DerbyshireDr. John Williams, MB, ChB, FRCGP, resigned 30 June 19864 yearsGeneral Medical PractitionerMr. Brian Ashby from 1 July 1986Company Chairman
DevonExeter North Devon Plymouth TorbayMrs. Miriam Gent, BA4 yearsHousewife
DoncasterDoncasterMr. John Marshall, LLB2 yearsSolicitorDr. Robin Talbot, PhDLecturer
DorsetWest Dorset East DorsetMr. Basil Gillam4 yearsSolicitor
DudleyDudleyDr. Harry White, JP, MB, ChB, DObst, RCOG2 yearsGeneral Medical PractitionerMr. A. John WaldronSolicitor
DurhamDarlington Durham North West Durham South West DurhamMr. Roy Thomas4 yearsRetired
Ealing, Hammersmith and HounslowHounslow and Spelthorne Ealing RiversideMrs. Jillian Stern, BA4 yearsHouse of CommonsResearch Assistant
East SussexBrighton Eastbourne HastingsDame Anne Springman, OBE, DBE4 yearsHousewife, Member of Economic and Social Research Council
Enfield and HaringeyEnfield HaringeyMr. Boris Whycer, FBCO, FAAO, MRIPHH2 yearsOphthalmic OpticianReappointed
EssexBasildon and Thurrock Mid Essex North East Essex West Essex SoulhendMajor General Robert Wall, CB, FBIM, (RM retired)4 yearsRetired
GatesheadGatesheadDr. John Horler, TD, MB, BS2 yearsGeneral Medical PractitionerReappointed
GloucestershireCheltenham and District GloucesterMr. William Oakes, LDS, RCS(Eng)2 yearsStud Farm OwnerReappointed
Greenwich and BexleyBexley GreenwichMr. John Stickland, MC4 yearsBusiness Consultant
HampshireBasingstoke and North Hampshire Portsmouth and South East Hampshire Southampton and South West Hampshire WinchesterMrs. June Ayling, LHA, BMS, MRSH2 yearsLecturer and BroadcasterMr. David Paterson, BARBarrister
Hereford and WorcesterBromsgrove and Redditch Hereford Kidderminster and District Worcester and DistrictMrs. Ann Carter2 yearsTourist Information OfficerMrs. Elspeth Metcalfe, MA(Hons)Housewife and Business Women
HertfordshireEast Hertfordshire North Hertfordshire North West Hertfordshire South West HertfordshireMr. Michael Johnson, BAR, resigned 26 September 19862 yearsBarristerLady Joanna Staughton, JPHousewife
HillingdonHillingdon East Yorkshire Hull GrimsbyMr. Jeffrey Woolf, FCA2 yearsChartered AccountantReappointed
HumbersideEast Yorkshire Hull GrimsbyMr. Brian Norden4 yearsSolicitor
Isle of WightScunthorpe Isle of WightDr. Graham Gent, MA, MB, BChir4 yearsGeneral Medical
Kensington, Chelsea and WestminsterPaddington and North Kensington RiversideMr. Robert Davies, BA4 yearsPractitioner Director Community Development Organisation
KentCanterbury and Thanet Dartford and Gravesham Maidstone Medway South East Kent Tunbridge WellsMs. Catherine de Smith, FRSS2 yearsChairman and Managing DirectorReappointed
Kingston and RichmondRichmond, Twickenham, and Roehampton Kingston and EsherMr. Desmond Lewis, OBE, FPS, BAR4 yearsSecretary and Registrar, Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (now retired)
KirkleesHuddersfield DewsburyMr. Sam Lyles CBE2 yearsCompany DirectorD. Mohammed Iqbal, PhDLecturer
Lambeth, Southwark and LewishamCamberwell Lewisham and North Southwark West LambethMr. David Taylor BSc4 yearsDirector of Economic Planning ABPI

Family Practitioner Committees (90)

Associated DHAs (191)

Chairman appointed 1 April 1985 unless otherwise indicated

Term of appointment

Occupation

New chairman from 1 April 1987 unless otherwise indicated

Occupation

LancashirePreston Blackburn, Hyndburn and Ribble Valley Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale Lancaster West Lancashire Chorley and South RibbleMr. Frank Pethybridge, CBE, BA, FHA, FRSH4 yearsRetired
LeedsLeeds Eastern Leeds WesternMr. Geoffrey Hickman, TD, MA2 yearsRetiredMrs. Diana Scott, BSc (Hons)Citizens Advice Bureau Organiser
LeicestershireLeicestershireDr. Gwillym Edmondson-Jones MB, ChB, FRGP, DROG4 yearsGeneral Medical Practitioner
LincolnshireNorth Lincolnshire South LincolnshireDr. Robert Aitkin, MB, ChB FRCGP2 yearsGeneral Medical PractitionerDr. Geoffrey Coady, PhD, FRSALocal Government Officer
LiverpoolLiverpoolMr. Robert Clark4 yearsRetired
ManchesterCentral Manchester North Manchester South ManchesterDr. Alan McLean, MB, ChB4 yearsGeneral Medical Practitioner
Merton, Sutton and WandsworthMerton, Sutton and WandsworthMr. Arthur Wise, BDS2 yearsGeneral Dental PractitionerDr. Lydia Smythe, MB, BS, MRCGPGeneral Medical Practitioner
NewcastleNewcastleMr. William Forsyth BCom, AIB2 yearsTrade Association SecretaryReappointed
NorfolkWest Norfolk and Wisbech Norwich Great Yarmouth and WaveneyProfessor Anthony Emerson, BA PhD2 yearsProfessor of SociologyReappointed
NorthamptonshireKettering NorthamptonMr. Roy Sharp2 yearsToolmakerReappointed
North TynesideNorth TynesideDr. Joseph Gordon, L(LM) RCP, L(LM) RSCI4 yearsGeneral Medical Practitioner
NorthumberlandNorthumberlandDr. Christopher Robinson, BSc, PhD4 years Senior Lecturer
North YorkshireNorthallerton York Scarborough HarrogateDr. Ian McLellan, TD, MB, ChB, MRCGP2 yearsGeneral medical PractitionerMr. Frank PatersonRetired
NottinghamshireBassetlaw Central Nottinghamshire NottinghamDr. Atholl MacLaren, MB, ChB, FRCGP4 yearsGeneral Medical Practitioner
OldhamOldhamDr. Edward Creswell, MB, ChB2 yearsGeneral Medical PractitionerMr. Geoffrey Hanson, BSc, MIPM, FIAECompany Director
OxfordshireOxfordshireLady Gilliam Williamc4 yearsHousewife
Redbridge and Waltham ForestRedbridge Waltham ForestWilliams Councillor, Leslie Bridgman, appointed 15 July 19854 yearsRetired
RochdaleRochdaleMr. Lyndon Price, BSc, Dip Soc Sc Mr. James Coull, MBE, CEng, MIMechE, FBIM4 yearsRetired
RotherhamRotherham4 yearsCompany Chairman
St. Helens and KnowsleySt. Helens and KnowsleyMr. John Dray2 yearsHead of Department College of Further EducationReappointed
SalfordSalfordMr. Dennis Wallwork, FBOA, DOPTH2 yearsOphthalmic OpticianMr. Nigel Fowler, LLBCompany Director
SandwellSandwellMr. Bertram Walters, MBE2 yearsRetiredMr. Athelston Sealey, BA (Hons.), MScDirector Community Project
SeftonSouthport and Formby South SeftonMr. Brian Worcester-Davis, JP4 yearsGovernment Servant
SheffieldSheffieldMr. William Blake2 yearsSolicitorProf. Neil AthertonProfessor of Chemistry
ShropshireShropshireDr. Duncan MacGregor MB, ChB D(O) RCOG2 yearsGeneral Medical PractitionerReappointed
SolihullSolihullMr. David Gurnham LDS2 yearsGeneral Dental PractitionerMrs. Alys WoolleyRegional Director Midlands Invalid Children Association
SomersetSomersetMrs. Eileen Woods, MBE2 yearsHousewifeReappointed
South TynesideSouth TynesideMr. Anthony Brown2 yearsSolicitorReappointed

Family Practitioner Committees (90)

Associated DHAs (191)

Chairman appointed 1 April 1985 unless otherwise indicated

Term of appointment

Occupation

New chairman from 1 April 1987 unless otherwise indicated

Occupation

StaffordshireMid Staffordshire North Staffordshire South East StaffordshireMr. Philip Jones4 yearsCompany Director
StockportStockportMr. Ian Somerville, BSc, ARCS, FCA. FBIM, resigned 6 December 19854 yearsChartered AccountantMr. Samuel McGeorge, appointed from 31 January 1986Retired
SuffolkWest Suffolk East SuffolkMr. Arthur Nicholls2 yearsManagement ConsultantDr. Anne Walton, PhD, FRSC. CChemWriter and Lecturer
SunderlandSunderlandMr. John Brown, LLB2 yearsSolicitorReappoinied
SurreyNorth West Surrey Mid Surrey West Surrey and North East Hampshire South West Surrey East SurreyMrs. Margaret McNaughton2 yearsHousewife Company DirectorReappointcd
TamesideTameside and GlossopMr. Basil Sabine, OBE, MA, FTII2 yearsTax Consultant AuthorMrs. Hilary SimonSocial Work Manager
TraffordTraffordDr. Barry Tennant, MB, ChB, MRCGP4 yearsGeneral Medical Practitioner
WakefieldPonlefract WakefieldMr. David Travis4 yearsClerk National Coal Board
WalsallWalsallMr. Maurice Wolverson, FCA4 yearsChartered Accountant
WarwickshireNorth Warwickshire Rugby South WarwickshireMrs. Margaret Blackhouse, SRN4 yearsHousewife
West SussexChichester Mid Downs WorthingMrs. Rosemary Cowley, CBE2 yearsCompany DirectorReappointed
WiganWiganMrs. Catherine Caley, ALA4 yearsChartered Librarian
WiltshireBath District Salisbury SwindonMr. Leslie Barker-Tufft, OBE, LDS2 yearsGeneral Dental PractitionerMrs. Jeanne PeronsSolicitor
WirralWirralMr. John Cooper, LDS, RCS (Eng)2 yearsGeneral Dental PractitionerReappoinied
WolverhamptonWolverhamptonMr. David Evans, BDS4 yearsGeneral Dental Practitioner