Six new members have been appointed to the College of Optometrists’ Council.

They included Shane Bhimani and Nitika Sondhi for London, Kyla Black for the East Midlands, Matt Roney for the North West, Kathryn Trimmer for Scotland and Jodie Wearne for the South West. Council members, Peter Alle, Andrew McGregor, Gillian Ruddock, Sheetal Patel and Kiki Soteri were also re-elected.

The new members would begin their terms after the College’s AGM on February 25 as part of the Optometry Tomorrow conference.