The Board

    Board Photo

    Although a hosted organisation (through the Northumberland County Council) our independent Board has responsibility for ensuring Northumberland Sport delivers against all grant conditions and targets and has a robust approach to governance and accountability.

    Our Board

    Our Board is chaired by Patrick Price, senior manager responsible for Community Health Services in Northumbria Healthcare Trust and is made up of 5 other independent members.

    To find out more about each of our Board Members please visit our Meet the Board section.


    Northumberland Sport receive significant funding from Sport England.  Sport England’s Code for Sports Governance sets out the levels of transparency, accountability and financial integrity required from those benefiting from Government and National Lottery funding.

    Visit our Governance section to view documents we are required to make publicly available.

    Equality and Diversity Statement

    Northumberland Sport is committed to equality and diversity and currently maintains the ‘Foundation Level’ Equality Standard.

    The Northumberland Sport Board are committed to achieving the target of recruiting a minimum 30% representation of each gender on its Board and demonstrate a strong and public commitment to greater diversity generally on our Board, including, but not limited to, Black, Asian, minority ethnic (BAME), disability and LGBT.

    To view more details on our commitment to equality and diversity please download the full Equality and Diversity Statement.