SOME new faces have been elected to serve Prudhoe Town Council.

It comes after the results of the local elections saw long-serving councillor and former mayor Jennifer McGee lose her seat.

Coun. Russ Greig, who represented the West Wylam parish ward, and Coun. Rob Mullens, for the Prudhoe Hall parish ward, are also resigning members.

In the Prudhoe Hall parish ward, independent Kiran Bell was sworn in, joining returning Labour councillors Glen Simpson and Carol Stephenson, while the West Wylam parish ward is now represented by independents Rob Blackburn and Jane Johnson and Labour’s Angie Scott, who also secured a seat on Northumberland County Council.

The full list of councillors for Prudhoe Town Council is as followed: Castle & Eltringham: Coun. Chris Barrett, Coun. Duncan Couchman and Coun. Jonathon Wheeler.

Castlefields and Low Prudhoe: Coun. Gerry Price and Coun. Ignasious Varghese.

Mickley: Coun. Chris Cuthbert.

Prudhoe Hall: Coun. Kiran Bell, Coun. Glenn Simpson and Coun. Carol Stephenson.

Prudhoe West & Halfway: Coun. Dorothy Dickinson, Coun. Bryan Futers, Coun. Tracy Gilmore.

West Wylam: Coun. Robert Blackburn, Coun. Jane Johnson and Coun. Angie Scott.

The current councillors will be in office until 2025.