The Mayor of Axbridge
The Mayor and Deputy Mayor were elected at the annual "Mayor Making" ceremony in the Town Hall on the 13th May 2013. Councillors John Albone and Peter Yusen were proposed and seconded by members of the Town Council. At the meeting, the outgoing Mayor Ian Laken made a well-received speech re-capping the year's successes, and looking forward to the coming year.
Councillor Albone was duly "robed", and took the official Oath to uphold just about everything for Queen, country, and Axbridge. Click here to see the exact words which were spoken.
Mayor John Albone with L-R Mrs Yvonne Chamberlain Town Crier, Mrs Maggie Tur Town Bailiff, Richard Cottis Sergeant at Arms,
Ms Deirdre Croley, Mrs Sue Albone, Deputy Mayor Peter Yusen, High Sheriff Mrs Maureen Whitmore