Railfuture Election of Board of Directors - 2017

Election closed on 30/04/2017 - election results were announced on 20/05/2017
Election results were announced in public at the national AGM in Peterborough by the electoral returning officer and in Railwatch magazine
Board of 9 directors. Directors have a three-year term and three directors retire each year by rotation. Chairman appointed from directors.

There was only one election category, which was being contested.

The totals for the election are were follows:

Ballots submitted  365
* Electronically  212
* Postal  153
Duplicated  0
Spoiled  0
Arrived too late  0
Number of votes cast  1356
Note: some voters did not use all of their available votes.

Category: Director (term: up to three years)

  • There were 5 candidates to fill 4 vacancies - Members voted for a maximum of FOUR candidates
Candidate Votes  Outcome 
1.Jerry Alderson324ELECTED FOR 3 YEARS (2nd)
2.Trevor Garrod115NOT ELECTED (5th)
3.Wendy Thorne286ELECTED FOR 1 YEAR (4th)
4.Charlene Wallace327ELECTED FOR 3 YEARS (1st)
5.William Whiting304ELECTED FOR 3 YEARS (3rd)

Candidates are listed above in alphabetical order

Candidate statements can be viewed or downloaded.




Election managed by: Chris Bates, National Election Returning Officer, chris.bates@railfuture.org.uk