- National Grid said that Nora Mead-Brownell had stood down as a non-executive director of the power utility.

Mead-Brownell came to the decision having gained a fuller understanding of the time commitments associated with her appointment to the board of Pacific Gas & Electric Company.

Planning for her successor was already underway as part of the normal general refreshing of the company's board, National Grid said.

At 9:44am: [LON:NG.] National Grid PLC share price was +0.95p at 835.75p

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