§ Mr. Peter Atkinson
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will list those appointed to the Northumberland Health Care NHS Trust Board, stating(a) the area in which they live and (b) their political affiliation. 
§ Mr. Milburn
The names, area of residency and significant political activity of those appointed to the board of the new Northumbria National Health Service Trust are shown:
Name Postal town Significant Political activity Brian Flood (Chairman) Newcastle upon Tyne Labour Ian Swithenbank Cramlington Labour Rev. Mrs. Doreen Hood North Shields None
Only information on candidates' significant political activity is collected.