Edward Timpson to step down permanently as Chair of Cafcass Board
Edward Timpson CBE will stand down permanently from his position as Chair of Cafcass having been elected as the MP for Eddisbury in the December 2019 General Election.
Arrangements to appoint his successor will be led by the Ministry of Justice.
Sally Cheshire CBE, who is the current Deputy Chair of the Cafcass Board, will continue to undertake any activities that fall under the Chair’s role.
Sally has been a member of the Cafcass Board since May 2018 and became Deputy of the Board in February 2019. To find out more about Sally’s background, please visit our management page.