Aylesbury’s new Mayor for the year 2019/20, Cllr Mike Smith , was ‘made’ last Friday (17 May, 2019) at the annual Mayor Making Ceremony held at Aylesbury College. Outgoing Mayor, Cllr Mark Willis, gave a speech, commenting on how he had enjoyed meeting a wide selection of schools and organisations, community groups and working with his chosen charity, Carers Bucks, who were presented with a cheque for £17,564 from donations received over the year and from various fundraisings events and organisations.
Cllr Mike Smith, who was honoured to take on the role as Mayor of Aylesbury, expressed his delight and privilege at being nominated to represent the town. The Mayor outlined his plans for the year ahead, including engaging with local schools, encouraging Sports for all, and supporting local charities, businesses as well as supporting his chosen charity for the year, Youth Concern.
Cllr Tuffail Hussain accepted the role of Deputy Mayor for the coming year.