Inverclyde Council chief executive John Mundell has announced his retirement.

A new commissioner has been appointed to oversee children's social care in Rotherham.

Cheshire West & Chester Council is set to name strategic director of children's services Gerald Meehan as its new chief executive.

The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames has approved the appointment of Charlotte Adan as its new chief executive.

Buckinghamshire County Council has named Rachael Shimmin OBE as its new chief executive.

Nathan Elvery has resigned as chief executive of Croydon Council to become CEO of West Sussex County Council.

Lancaster City Council has named Susan Parsonage as its new chief executive.

Parsonage is currently director of safer communities and housing at Ealing Council. She has worked at the London borough since 2000.

Bath & North East Somerset Council's chief executive is leaving the authority for a senior role with the Department for Communities & Local Government.

Cheshire West & Chester chief executive Steve Robinson is to leave the council after eight years in the role.

Uttlesford District Council's new chief executive Dawn French has officially started work.