Richmondshire District Council selects new chairman

Councillor Angie Dale.

Richmondshire District Council has a new chairman.

Councillor Angie Dale has been elected to chair the authority for the next 12 months.

She has been a district councillor since 2011 representing the Colburn ward.

She will be accompanied by her husband Richard during her year in office.

The new vice chairman is Councillor Bill Glover.