Management Board

The NWCF Management Board is chaired by Dave McAleavy.

The Management Board members are:

Blackpool Council

British Destinations

Historic England

Environment Agency

Keep Britian Tidy

Liverpool Bay Coastal Sub-group

University of Liverpool

Mersey Forest and Sefton Coast Landscape Partnership

Morecambe Bay Partnership

Natural England

National Oceanography Centre

National Trust

Peel Ports


National Oceanography Centre

North West and North Wales Coastal Group

North West Wildlife Trusts (Living Seas)

North Western Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority

Northern Coastal Sub-group

Sefton Council

United Utilities

Warrington Borough Council

Wirral Borough Council

Observer: Marine Management Organisation

Several organisations have previously held seats on the NWCF Management Board but at present the positions are vacant due to staff moving on and not being replaced by other representatives. These include:

Cheshire West and Chester Council

Cumbria County Council

Halton Borough Council

Lancashire County Council 

Lancaster City Council 

Maritime & Coastguard Agency

Work is ongoing to re-establish links and ensure all vacant seats on the Board are filled.