New Council Cabinet
Date published: 12 December 2017
Rochdale Borough Council
The new leader of Rochdale Borough Council, Councillor Allen Brett, will present the new cabinet positions to a meeting of the council on Wednesday (13 December) evening.
- Councillor John Blundell takes over from Councillor Richard Farnell as the Cabinet Member for Regeneration.
- Councillor Sara Rowbotham replaces Councillor Jacqui Beswick as the Cabinet Member for Health and Wellbeing.
- Councillor Liam O’Rourke replaces Councillor Peter Williams as the Cabinet Member for Business, Skills and Employment.
- Councillor Kieran Heakin becomes the Cabinet Member for Children’s Services, replacing Councillor Donna Martin.
|Cabinet position||Cabinet member||Assistant cabinet member|
|Corporate and resources||Councillor Allen Brett||Councillor Asim Rashid|
|Regeneration||Councillor John Blundell||Councillor Shah Wazir|
|Health and wellbeing||Councillor Sara Rowbotham||Councillor Sameena Zaheer|
|Business, skills and employment||Councillor Liam O’Rourke||Councillor John Hartley|
|Neighbourhoods, community and culture||Councillor Janet Emsley||Councillor Daniel Meredith|
|Housing and environment||Councillor Neil Emmott||Councillor Linda Robinson|
|Children’s services||Councillor Kieran Heakin||Councillor Donna Martin|
|Adult care||Councillor Iftikhar Ahmed||Councillor Billy Sheerin|
|Planning and development||Councillor Daalat Ali||Councillor Ali Ahmed|
It is not yet known who Councillor Brett will appoint as deputy leaders.