Royal’s council election time

BUDDING candidates are being given the chance to shape Chesterfield Royal Hospital’s future and represent people’s concerns.

Nominations for the hospital’s Council of Governors’ elections are underway and hospital Foundation Trust members can put themselves up as candidates. Two seats are available in Bolsover and one in Chesterfield.

The hospital organised a drop-in session and anyone seeking details can visit or call organiser Nicola Smith on (01246) 513217. Nominations’ deadline is noon, October 19.