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   Pre-Selection of Mayor and Deputy Town Mayor 2016/17    29 April, 2016

The pre-selection of the Town and Deputy Town Mayor took place in the April meeting of the full Council. Two nominations were recieved for the Town Mayor position. 

  • Councillor Shabir Ahmed - Proposed by Councillor Amjid Ahmed and Seconded by Councillor Tufail Khan
  • Councillor Michael Westerman - Proposed by Councillor Dermondy and Seconded by Councillor Julie Adams

The nominees gave a short presentation on their aims and objectives and their proposers and seconders also spoke about the candidates. The pre-selection voted in favour of Councillor Shabir Ahmed being nominated for the position of Town Mayor for 2016/17.

Pre-Selection of Deputy Town Mayor

The pre-selection of the Deputy Town Mayor position also recieved two nominations that were considered at the same meeting and after the pre-selection vote, Councillor Barry Thorne was nominated for position of Deputy Town Mayor for 2016/17.

  • Councillor Ian Dermondy - Proposed by Councillor Julie Adams and Seconded by Councillor Michael Westerman
  • Councillor Barry Thorne - Proposed by Councillor Luke Maunsell and Seconded by Councillor Anyat



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