885. Director and staff of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

885.     Director and staff of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

There is a director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew who is appointed by the Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens1 with the approval of the Secretary of State2. The director is responsible to the board for the general exercise of the board's functions3.

The board may appoint such other employees as it thinks fit4 and must pay to them such remuneration and allowances as it may determine5. The employees are appointed on such other terms and conditions as