The Mayor of Bath

Mayor's Citizen of the Year

The Award

The Mayor of Bath's Citizen of the Year Award seeks to recognise exceptional volunteers who give their time and effort to helping other people without expecting anything in return. The award is made to individuals who have contributed to the well-being of the City and its people by long-term voluntary work or one very special act and is open to residents of Bath, those who work in the City or who belong to a group based in Bath. 

 

 

Further Reading

Norman Bath

The Norman invasion of 1066 brought with it a change of ruler and a change of fortune for the town. In 1088 Bath was involved in a revolt against the rule of King William II. Using Bristol as a base, rebel Norman bishops ravaged Bath and the surrounding a

History of Bath

Tracing the evolution of Bath from its origins to the present day

Medieval Bath

Bath became a city of trade and prospered from the woollen industry. It was ideally situated as drovers could bring their sheep in from the edge of the Cotswold Hills, the River Avon powered the mills and proximity to the port of Bristol helped the trader

"Floreat Bathon" May Bath flourish