All our Governing Body members have local knowledge and have a real interest in making sure that healthcare services for the people of Blackpool are the best that they can be. For a full detailed list of our Governing Body members, click here. Each GP Member of the Governing Body has lead responsibilities as follows:

Dr Marie Williams – North Neighbourhood, Community Services, Adult Safeguarding, Mental Health, Dementia, Learning Disabilities, Carers and Military Veterans.

Dr Cruz Augustine – Central West Neighbourhood, Elective Collaborative Rheumatology, Scheduled Care, Long Term Conditions, COPD, GP IT/Test Bed, Diagnostics and Rightcare – MSK and Gastro.

Dr Leanne Rudnick – Central West Neighbourhood, Health and Wellbeing, JSNA/JHWS, Integration, RightCare – Circulation/CVD, Patient Choice and Vanguard.

Dr Michelle Martin – South Neighbourhood, Cancer, End of Life Care, Health Care Acquired Infections, Urgent Care, Neurology Pathways and New Models of Care.

Dr Sujata Singh – South Neighbourhood, Children’s Safeguarding, Quality/Hospital Mortality/Keogh Review and Overall RightCare Lead.

Dr Susan Fairhead – Far North Neighbourhood, Medicines Optimisation and Prescribing, Diabetes, Primary Care – Out of Hours and Urgent Care, Stroke, Care Homes, Extensive Care , New Models of Care and Vanguard.

Dr Susan Green – Central East Neighbourhood, Continuing Healthcare/Individual Patient Reviews, Children’s Assessment Unit Pathways, New Models of Care, Clinical Policies Lead and Children and Maternity Services

To view how the CCG manages conflicts of interest and to view registers of interests please click here.


Governing Body meetings are held in public and anyone is welcome to attend. Prior to the meetings, an agenda and meeting papers are available by clicking on the relevant date below. Minutes are also available via the links below following the meetings.


  • Tuesday 16 January 2018
  • Tuesday 6 March 2018
  • Tuesday 1 May 2018
  • Tuesday 3 July 2018
  • Tuesday 4 September 2018
  • Tuesday 6 November 2018



All meetings commence at 1.00 pm (unless stated otherwise) and are held in the Boardroom, NHS Blackpool CCG, Blackpool Stadium, Seasiders Way, Blackpool FY1 6JX.

Enquiries regarding Governing Body meetings held in public should be directed to the Secretary to the Governing Body via email:

Archived minutes and agendas can be requested by emailing: