Bollington Town Council has a councillor vacancy for Central Ward. If you are interested in applying, please contact us on 01625 572985 or at [email protected].
Councillor Helen Ellwood
Councillor Helen Ellwood was appointed as Town Mayor for the Civic Year 2023-2024 on 16th May 2023, during the Annual Council Meeting.
Cllr Ellwood has been a Councillor for three years and represents the East Ward with three other Councillors. Her Chaplain is Revd. Nancy Goodrich of St Oswald’s Church and her Youth Consort is Sophie Evans.
The Mayor’s chosen charities for her year are:
The Town Mayor attends many and varied events throughout the Mayoral Year. Some are Civic Events organised by the Town Council but there are many more visits to local people and organisations. The Mayor also represents Bollington at events in other towns and parishes in the area. To get in touch with the Mayor or request a visit, please contact the Town Manager, Harriet Worrell, on 01625 572985 or by e-mail at [email protected].
As part of the role, the Town Mayor:
- Is Honorary President of the Bollington Branch of the Royal British Legion.
- Chairs the Bollington Senior Citizens Committee meetings, attends the annual tea party, delivers gifts to those celebrating significant birthdays and wedding anniversaries and visits care homes on Christmas Day or Boxing Day.
Mayor's Youth Consort Sophie Evans
Sophie Evans is a Senior Able Cadet of the Bollington and Macclesfield Sea Cadets. She is a member of the Macclesfield Rugby Club Girls team. Sophie enjoys walking with the family dogs, Teddy and Tessa, and loves the community of Bollington.
Mayor's Gallery 2023-24
Thank you card from King Charles III
King Charles III sent a thank you card following a letter of condolence from the Town Mayor on behalf of the Council and residents of Bollington.
The card reads:
It was so very kind of you to send me such a wonderfully generous message following the death of my beloved mother. Your most thoughtful words are enormously comforting, and I cannot tell you how deeply they are appreciated at this time of immense sorrow.
Mayor's Gallery 2022-23
Past Mayors of Bollington Town Council
2022-23 Councillor J.C. Stewart
2021-22 Councillor J. Maitland
2020-21 Councillor J.C. Stewart
2019-20 Councillor Dr R.J. Edwards
2018-19 Councillor J.A. Weston
2017-18 Councillor A. Langdon
2016-17 Councillor A. Williams
2015-16 Councillor Mrs A.E. Williams
2014-15 Councillor Miss A. Stott
2013-14 Councillor D.D.P. Laffan
2012-13 Councillor K.J. Edwards
2011-12 Councillor G.G. Hibbert
2010-11 Councillor Mrs A.E. Williams
2009-10 Councillor Mrs S. Sockett
2008-09 Councillor Mrs H. Kennedy
2007-08 Councillor Mrs B. Lingard
2006-07 Councillor Mrs M. Wakefield
2005-06 Councillor Mrs S.F. Edwards
2004-05 Councillor Mrs S. Sockett
2003-04 Councillor J. Kershaw
2002-03 Councillor J.A. Holland
2001-02 Councillor Mrs S.E. Roberts
2000-01 Councillor H.M. Stedman