Coronavirus/Covid-19 key information for patients and visitors

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Governor meetings

Members of the public are welcome to attend our quarterly Council of Governors’ meetings to receive an update on how the Trust is performing, hear about Governor’s activities and see presentations from Trust staff.

We welcome questions from the public or members of the Trust; these should be addressed to the Chairman along with confirmation of attendance at the meeting and sent to no less than 24 hours prior to the meeting.

Upcoming meetings

In line with the lifting of certain Covid-19 restrictions announced by the Government, members of the public are invited to attend the next Public Council of Governors’ Meeting on Tuesday 6 September 2022.  The public meeting will be held at Cedar Court Hotel, Park Parade, off Knaresborough Road, Harrogate, HG1 5AH, and will commence promptly at 4.30pm, the meeting will close at 6.00pm.

Please be aware that the Trust is currently still following social distancing requirements and therefore availability of places for members of the public will be limited.  Anyone wishing to attend should, in the first instance, register their interest with the Foundation Trust office on who will then be able to confirm availability of places.

The agenda and papers for the meeting are available here.

We welcome questions from the public or members of the Trust; these should be addressed to the Chairman, along with confirmation of your attendance at the meeting, and sent to no less than 24 hours prior to the meeting.

Previous meetings

Our Governors meet four times a year. Please find previous meetings and their papers in the following links:





Actions Update – a detailed update of items outstanding on the Action Log

Quarter 1 review – Chief Executive’s Strategic and Operational Update

Governor Questions and Responses from the Board

Presentation on NHS Long Term Plan from meeting on 26 January 2019
Presentation from Dr Ros Tolcher, Chief Executive of Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust 26 January 2019