Councillor Tim Gill is the elected Mayor of Ludlow 2020 - 21

Councillor Robin Pote is the elected Deputy Mayor 2020 - 21


The Mayor is keen to play an active part in promoting all aspects of the community and businesses in Ludlow.  If you are planning a community event and would like to to invite the Mayor to attend, please contact Town Council Offices at the Guildhall, Mill Street, Ludlow, SY8 1AZ.

Telephone:- 01584 871970

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Mayor of Ludlow
2017 - 21

Councillor Tim Gill is elected Mayor of Ludlow since 2017 until 2021

The Mayor's charity for 2017/18 is Ludlow Citizen's Advice Bureau

The Mayor's charity for 2018/19 is Ludlow Young Health

The Mayor's Charity for 2019/20 is Ludlow Food Bank and Pricklebum's Hedgehog Rescue


Councillor Robin Pote is elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow since 2019 until 2021

Councillor Colin Sheward was elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow 2017 - 19

Mayor T Gill

Mayoress Mrs Mary Gill (deceased)
Chaplain Rev K Price (2018 - 21)
Chaplain Canon J Wilcox (deceased) (2017-18)
Common Sergeant Mr J Coxill (retired)
Mace Bearer Mr N Chapman
Mayor's Allowance £3280.00

Mayor of Ludlow
2014 - 17

Councillor Paul Draper was the elected Mayor of Ludlow 2014 - 17

Councillor Paul Kemp was the elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow 2014 - 16

Councillor Colin Sheward was the elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow 2016 - 17

The Mayor's charity for 2014/15 was Home Start Ludlow

The Mayor's charity for 2015/16 was The Ludlow Hosptal League of Friends

The Mayor's charity for 2016/17 was The Ludlow Foyer

Mayor P Draper

Mayoress Mrs L Draper (2014-16)
Chaplain Canon J Wilcox (2016-17)
Chaplain Ven C Williams (2014-16)
Common Sergeant Mr J Coxill
Mace Bearer Mr D Meredith (2015-16)
Mace Bearer Mr N Chapman (2016-17)
Mayor's Allowance £3280.00

Mayor of Ludlow
2013 - 14

Councillor Jim Smithers is the elected Mayor of Ludlow 2013 -14

Councillor Paul Draper is the elected Deputy Mayor 2013 - 14

The Mayor's charities for 2013/14 are the Community First Responders Ludlow and the Royal British Legion Ludlow Branch

Mayor J Smithers

Chaplain Ven C Williams
Common Sergeant Mr J Coxill
Mace Bearer Mr D Meredith
Town Clerk Ms G Wilding
Mayor's Allowance £3280.00

Mayor's Events

Mayor's Charity Quiz and Raffle - 18th August 2013

Mayor's Halloween Party Night and Raffle - 1st November 2013 

Charity Race Night - 29th November 2013 Cancelled

Mayor's Charity Easter Dance - 18th May 2014

Mayor of Ludlow
2012 - 13

Councillor Tony Pound is the elected Mayor of Ludlow 2012 - 13

The Mayor's charities for 2012/13 are Ludlow Royal Voluntary Service, Ludlow Day Away Club and South Shropshire Citizen's Advice CentreCouncillor

Vivienne Parry is the elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow 2012 - 13

Mayor T Pound & Mayoress Mrs Carol Pound

Mayoress Mrs C Pound
Chaplain Ven C Williams
Common Sergeant Mr J Coxill
Mace Bearer Mr D Meredith
Mayor's Allowance £3280.00

Mayor of Ludlow
2010 - 12

Councillor John Aitken is the elected Mayor of Ludlow 2010 - 12

 

The Mayor's Charity for 2010/11 was Ludlow Carers Group

The Mayor's Charity for 2011/12 was Ludlow Foyer

 

Councillor Amanda Pope is the elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow 2010 - 11

Councillor Jeffrey Wilcox is the elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow 2011 - 12

Mayor J Aitken & Mayoress Mrs Pam Aitken

Mayor of Ludlow Cllr John Aitken

Mayoress Mrs Pam Aitken
Chaplain Revd James Stewart (2010-11)
Chaplain Ven Colin Williams (2011-12)
Common Sergeant John Coxill
Mace Bearer Donald Meredith
Mayor's Allowance £3280.00

Mayor of Ludlow
2009 - 10

Councillor Martin Taylor-Smith is the elected Mayor of Ludlow for 2009 - 10

The Mayor's charity for 2009/10 is Working Together (£5945.30)

Councillor Derek Davies is the elected Deputy Mayor of Ludlow for 2009 - 10

 

Mayor M Taylor-Smith

Mayor of Ludlow Cllr Martin Taylor-Smith
Mayoress Mrs R Taylor-Smith
Chaplain Rev Preb Brian Curnew
Common Sergeant Mr Graham Davies
Mace Bearer Mr J Coxill
Mayor's Allowance £3280.00

Mayor of Ludlow
2008 - 09

Councillor Jim Newbold is the elected Mayor of Ludlow for 2008 - 09

Councillor Derek Davies is the elected deputy Mayor of Ludlow for 2008 - 09

The Mayor's charity for 2008/09 is Age Concern

 

Mayor J Newbold and Mayoress Councillor Miss M Glaze

Mayoress Councillor Miss M Glaze
Chaplain Rev Preb Brian Curnew
Common Sergeant Mr Graham Davies
Mace Bearer Mr J Coxill
Town Clerk Ms L Thomas
Mayor's Allowance £3280.00

Mayor of Ludlow
2007 - 08

Councillor Marie Glaze is the elected Mayor of Ludlow for 2007 - 08

Councillor Jim Smithers is the elected deputy Mayor of Ludlow for 2007 - 08

The Mayor's charity for 2007/08 is the Brownies, Guides and Scouts

Mayor M Glaze and Consort Mrs S Newbold

Mayoress Mrs Shirley Newbold
Chaplain Rev Dr B Curnew
Common Sergeant Graham Davies
Mace Bearer John Coxill

Mayor's Events

Ceremony of Civic & Charters Awards

Cricket Club Biggest Community Cricket Event - 11th & 12th April 2008

Mayfair Sunday Service - 4th May 2008

Opening of the Straw House - 24th May 2007

Mayor of Ludlow
2003 - 07

Councillor Graeme Kidd is the elected Mayor of Ludlow for 2003 - 07

Councillor Marie Glaze is the elected deputy Mayor of Ludlow for 2003 - 04

Councillor Terry Burgoyne is the elected Mayor of Ludlow for 2004 - 05

Councillor Jim Smithers is the elected deputy Mayor of Ludlow for 2005 - 06

Councillor Roger Ward is the elected deputy Mayor of Ludlow for 2006 - 07

The Mayor's charity for 2003/04 is the

The Mayor's charity for 2004/05 is the First Responders

The Mayor's charity for 2005/07 is the Town Walls Trust

Mayor G Kidd

Mayoress Mrs Sally Newman
Chaplain Rev Dr B Curnew
Common Sergeant Graham Davies
Mace Bearer John Coxill
Mace Bearer Mrs S Grainger (2003 -05)

Mayor's Events

Ludlow Festival Civic Reception -
26th June 2006 prior to the performance of a Midsummer Night's Dream

60th Anniversary of the End of World War 2 Celebrations - 21st August 2005

Mayor's Carol Service - 14th December 2003

Ludlow Festival Civic Reception - 23rd June 2003

Ludlow Festival Civic Reception  - 28th June 2004

The Council welcomes any further information on Past Mayors, including photographs.

Please contact reception@ludlow.gov.uk