The Mayor of the Borough of Telford & Wrekin is elected at the Annual General Meeting of the full Council and Mayor Making Ceremony and serves one year in Office.
Councillor Malcolm Smith is the Mayor for 2014/15 and is accompanied by the Mayoress, his wife Mrs Christine Smith.
This is the fifth time that Malcolm has held the post of the borough’s First Citizen. He was first elected as Chairman of Wrekin Council in 1994 and was then Chairman of Telford & Wrekin Council in 1998. In 2006 and 2011, he was elected to the position of Mayor.
The Deputy Mayor
The Mayor will be supported during his year in Office by the Deputy Mayor, Councillor Amrik Jhawar who is one of three elected representatives for Ketley & Oakengates ward.
Amrik moved to Telford in 1969 and settled in Ketley 12 years later where he still lives today with his wife Nirmal.
Mayor’s charity appeal
For this year's charity appeal the Mayor will be raising funds to support his chosen charity, the Telford & Wrekin Arthritis Support Group.
Invite the Mayor to your event
The Mayor will be pleased to receive invitations to visit organisations, businesses, schools and attend any other events.
Please complete and return the engagement request form or contact the Mayor's Office on 01952 380123 for further information and assistance.