§ Mr. Boyes
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will list the names of the people appointed to the Washington development corporation, the names or organisations proposing them, their previous lengths of service and their salaries; and if he intends to appoint any others to the board.
§ Mr. Tracey
The following have recently been reappointed to the board of the Washington development corporation:
Name Length of service (years) Professor W. G. McClelland (chairman) 8½ Mr. F. M. Osborn (deputy chairman) 17 Mr. D. R. C. Kelly 2 Councillor J. Walker 7
At his own request, Mr. S. Waring retires from the board on 31 March after five years service. My right hon. Friend has also recently appointed Councillor J. D. S. Brown to the board for the first time. He and Councillor Walker represent Sunderland borough council on the board. Salaries from 1 March 1986 are £14,324 (chairman), £6,466 (deputy chairman) and £2,920 (member).
My right hon. Friend is currently considering whether to make up to three further appointments to the board.