Town Mayor

At the Town Council meeting held on the 14th May 2019, the Town Council elected Councillor Alan Shearring as Town Mayor for the forthcoming year. Councillor Shearring represents the Chetwood Ward.

The Town Mayor expressed his thanks to the previous Town Mayor Councillor Wyatt and Deputy Town Mayor Councillor Kevin Golding for their work during 2018 - 19. 

The newly appointed Deputy Town Mayor is Town Councillor Jackie Birch who represents the Elmwood  Ward. The Town Mayor and Deputy Town Mayor has jointly chosen the Dogs Trust as the Charity of the Year.

If you would like to contact the Town Mayor or Deputy Town Mayor, or would like them to attend your event please complete the engagement form below and forward to Christine Revell, the Town Mayor’s Secretary by email or telephone 01245 429442.  

Town Mayor Engagement Form 



Town Mayor
Councillor Alan Shearring 

deputy mayor

Deputy Town Mayor
Councillor Jackie Birch