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East Riding Council’s new chairman
Councillor Margaret Chadwick, who represents Bridlington South ward, has been elected as the new chairman of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council and will serve until May of next year. She has adopted the Bridlington branch of Marie Curie as the chairman’s charity.
Councillor Chadwick, a Conservative, succeeds Councillor Caroline Fox as chairman and has already had a taste of what her year will entail as she was the chairman’s lady when her husband Chad was chairman of the authority in 2012/13. They are also the first husband and wife to have held the position of chairman. Councillor Pat Smith, who is ward councillor for Dale, has been elected vice chairman