Wellington has a new mayor. Cllr Bob Bowrah was unanimously elected to the office at the AGM of the town council. “thank you for putting your trust in me and and electing me as mayor,” said Cllr Bowrah. he thanked outgoing mayor Cllr Janet Lloyd for her work, as outgoing mayor, over the past year.
“Janet has represented our town well and everyone here congratulates her on her efforts,” said another former mayor Cllr Andy Govier.
Cllr Gary James was elected Deputy Mayor and mayor-elect.