Portsmouth City Council leader appointed as Solent LEP director

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SOLENT Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has appointed Portsmouth City Council leader Donna Jones as a director.

Members of the board voted in favour of the councillor being made a board member.

She was also made vice-chairwoman of the Partnership for Urban South Hampshire (PUSH) at a meeting on Tuesday evening.