On 27 October, the Environment Agency announced that Dr Paul Leinster, currently acting chief executive and formerly director of environmental protection and director of operations has been appointed chief executive from 1 November.

On 28 October, the Agency announced that Mathew Crocker that day succeeded Dafydd Evans as its Head of Fisheries.

http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/news/2149462

http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/news/2149970