A NEW Mayor has been appointed in Polegate following the town’s annual statutory meeting.
Cllr Malcolm Cunningham took up the role following the hard work of outgoing Mayor Cllr Tim Voyce who held office for two years. Polegate town councillors elected the new Mayor at the meeting on Monday, May 28.
Cllr Cunningham thanked his predecessor for his hard work on behalf of the people of Polegate.
Cllr Cunningham said: “I am looking forward to fulfilling my role as Mayor. There are already many civic events to attend for this coming year, including many Diamond Jubilee celebrations.”
The new Deputy Mayor is Cllr John Harmer who thanked the outgoing Deputy Cllr Margaret Piper for her help and support.