Bob Smith has been named as joint chief executive for Chiltern and South Bucks district councils.

The National Audit Office has appointed Swale Borough Council chief executive Abdool Kara as its new executive leader.

Stafford Borough Council's new chief executive has started work.

The joint chief executive of Cherwell and South Northamptonshire councils is to step down next March.

Warrington has confirmed Dr Muna Abdel Aziz as its director of public health.

Croydon Council has appointed Shifa Mustafa as its new executive director of place.

Winchester City Council has appointed Laura Taylor as its new chief executive.

BROMLEY Council has appointed Ade Adetosoye OBE as its new executive director of education, care and health.

South Ribble Borough Council has appointed Jean Hunter as its new interim chief executive.

Mid Devon District Council has appointed two directors as part of a newly designed leadership team.