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Newly elected Mayor of Raunds 2023/24, Councillor Paul Byrne

Newly elected Mayor of Raunds 2023/24, Councillor Paul Byrne

AGM and Mayor Making

At the Annual General Meeting of Raunds Town Council on 9th May 2023 Councillor Paul Byrne was unanimously elected Town Mayor for the 2023/24 Civic Year.

On being elected, Cllr Byrne said "It's an honour and a privilege to be elected Mayor of Raunds and I express my sincere appreciation to my fellow Councillors for placing their trust in me and giving me this opportunity. I take the responsibility very seriously and commit to serving the people of Raunds to the best of my abilities. I would like to thank the outgoing Mayor, Richard Levell, and his consort Magdalena Levell, for all of their efforts for the past year and the achievements made to keep the town of Raunds a shining light within Northamptonshire. It is my intention to carry on this good work with enthusiasm and push forward and maintain the standards we have set for the town."

The Mayor's chosen charities to support for the year will be Raunds Foodbank and the Bone Cancer Research Trust.

Councillor Lee Wilkes was re-elected as Deputy Mayor for the 2023/24 Civic Year, with Cllr Helen Howell as his consort.

Any correspondence for the Town Mayor or Deputy Mayor may be sent to the Town Council offices at the following address: Town Hall, Thorpe Street, Raunds, Northants, NN9 6LT or emailed to

Invite the Mayor of Raunds to your event.

The Mayor of Raunds tries to attend as many local events as possible. However it won't always be possible for the Mayor to attend every event. In normal circumstances if the Mayor is unable to attend your event they will automatically pass the invitation onto the Deputy Mayor who may be able to attend on the Mayor's behalf.

If you wish to keep up do date with the Mayor's activities click here to view the facebook page

Please try to fill in as many details as possible on the form below as it will help to ensure that the Mayor has all the details they need to help support your event.

If you require any assistance in completing this form please contact Nicola on 01933 622087.

Form to invite the Mayor of Raunds Town Council to your local event

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Please give any further information about your event that will ensure the Mayor is prepared. E.g. is there a dress code? will the Mayor be required to make a speech? Hand out awards? Open the event? Please give as much detail as you can.

Last updated: Wed, 10 May 2023 09:43