Council to quiz health trust chief

COOKSTOWN District Council chairman, Sean Clarke has asked the Northern Health Trust to bring information on response times in rural areas to it next meeting with councillors.

It has emerged that the Sean Donaghy, Chief Executive of Northern Health & Social Care Trust had requested a private meeting with councillors.

Councillor Clarke referred to the last meeting with the Northern Health & Social Care Trust where he had highlighted the poor response times to call outs in the rural areas.