Bradford Teaching Hospitals is seeking public governors to sit on the Foundation Trust’s Council.

Two seats are available for Bradford South and Bradford West.

The Council of Governors makes sure the views of the community, patients, staff and associated partners are heard.

Chairman David Richardson said: “The Council of Governors plays a very important part in the running of our hospitals and it is important people stand in order that we have patients’ voices and those of our local communities represented in the important decisions that we make.”

The council is made up of staff, appointed governors and 12 elected members. Candidates must be a trust member, aged 16 or over and live in the area.

Anyone interested can call 0208 889 9203 or email