The Mayor of Bath

Introduction to the Mayor of Bath Website

 The 792 Mayor of Bath is Councillor Gerry Curran 

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Notice of the commencement of the period for the exercise of public rights

Between Monday 17 June and Friday 26 July the unaudited accounts for the year ended 31 March 2019 will be available to view. 

For the Notice of Public Rights Click here

For the Annual Governance & Accountability Return   Click here

 

Bath is a World Heritage Site in the South West of England. It is a City known primarily for its Roman and Georgian heritage. The spa waters and elegant architecture attract many visitors from all over the world.

This website provides an introduction to the role and function of the Mayor of Bath and the rich history that surrounds this ceremonial position.

The Mayor plays a significant ambassadorial role within the City, including welcoming visitors and maintaining links with international partners. The Mayoralty is separate from the Council and has no political power.

The current Mayor, Councillor Gerry Curran (pictured), was elected to office at the annual Mayor Making ceremony held in Bath Abbey on 1 June 2019.

For information on how the Mayor is elected, please refer to the section 'Election of Mayor and Mayoral Duties' (under 'The Mayoralty' in the menu on the right).

If you would like the Mayor to attend an event, please go to the 'Contact Us' page for more information.  

Further Reading

Royal Charters

Information about Bath's 27 Royal Charters

20th Century Bath

Between 1936 and 1940, Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia resided here during his exile. He took a house in Newbridge Hill, which is now a community centre for ethnic minorities. On 18th October 1954 Haile Selassie was admitted as an Honorary Freeman of t

Children's Portraits of the Mayor 2011

Pictures of the Mayor by children visiting the Parlour during Heritage Week 2011

"Floreat Bathon" May Bath flourish