WORKFORCE: Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals Foundation Trust have appointed non-executive director Allan Arnott as its senior independent director and deputy chairman.

Mr Arnott is taking over from Susan Grey who completed two full terms as a non-executive director.

Mr Arnott, who retired from Perkins Engines two years ago, was appointed to the trust’s board in December 2011.

He is currently the chairman of University Centre Peterborough, and serves on the board of Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership.