The borough’s mayoral chains have been passed on to Hertsmere Borough Councillor John Graham.
Cllr Graham, pictured left, takes over the role as Mayor of Hertsmere from Cllr Anne Swerling and was inaugurated at the council’s annual meeting yesterday (Wednesday 18 May). The new Deputy Mayor, Cllr Victor Eni, pictured right, was also welcomed. During her time as Mayor, Cllr Swerling raised money to support Essex and Herts Air Ambulance.
She said: “Thank you to everyone who has welcomed me and particular thanks to Cllr Graham, who has been an excellent support in his role of Deputy Mayor and I’m sure will excel in his new Mayoral role.”
New mayor Cllr Graham is looking forward to his year as Mayor during which he will be raising money to support Peace Hospice Care.
If you would like to invite the Mayor to attend one of your events, please contact the Mayor’s Secretary on 020 8207 7477 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.