Newent Town Mayor

The Mayor is an elected member of Newent Town Council and is elected each year in May by fellow Councillors; a Deputy is elected at the same time.

The Mayor is the First Citizen of Newent and acts as a Civic Ambassador for the town, attending official and community events and undertaking ceremonial duties.

By virtue of the office, the Mayor presides at the Town Council meetings to control the conduct of debate and carry out procedures outlined in the Council’s Standing Orders. In these matters, the Mayor is assisted by the Town Clerk


If you wish to invite the Mayor to attend an event, please contact the Town Clerk.