Axbridge Town seal


The Mayor of Axbridge


The Mayor and Deputy Mayor were elected at the annual "Mayor Making" ceremony in the Town Hall on the 18th May 2015. Councillors Jennifer Trotman and Mike Taylor were proposed and seconded by members of the Town Council. At the meeting, the outgoing Peter Yusen made a well-received speech thanking all who has served and helped throughtout the year, and acknowledging the hard work put in by the other mayors from the surrounding towns.

Here are some pictures, but more are on this page.

Councillor Trotman was duly "robed" and signed her acceptance of office:

Acceptance of office 2015


The new Mayor then took the official Oath to uphold just about everything for Queen, country, and Axbridge.

Taking the Oath 2015

Click here to see the exact words which were spoken.


Mayor Trotman gives her acceptance speech:

Acceptance speech 2015


The new Mayor gives her thanks to the outgoing Mayor:

Mayors new and old


The new 'tradition' of Mayor's cadet continues with Girl Guide representative Gabrielle Page:

Mayor's Cadet Gabrielle Page 2015