§ Mr. George Howarth
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many people from the Knowsley, North and Sefton, East constituency sit on(a) local health trusts and (b) other health bodies sponsored by his Department; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Jacqui Smith
Six people who live in the Knowsley, North and Sefton, East constituency currently serve on national health service boards. The bodies involved are given in the table.
NHS body Number of members Aintree Hospital Trust 1 North Mersey Community NHS Trust 1 St. Helens and Knowsley Community NHS Trust 2 St. Helens and Knowsley Health Authority 1 St. Helens and Knowsley Hospital NHS Trust 1 Total 6