The 669th Mayor of Hedon – Councillor Neil Black
COUNCILLOR NEIL BLACK is the new and 669th Mayor of Hedon. As local tradition dictates, the new Mayor after being duly elected made his first public appearance at the Hedon Penny Throwing Ceremony on Thursday 28th May 2015 where he dutifully despatched the Mayoral pennies to local children waiting outside the Town Hall.
The Mayoress is the Mayor’s wife Mrs Linda Black. The new Deputy Mayor is Councillor Di Storr with her son Richard Storr appointed the Deputy Mayor’s consort.
669th Hedon Mayor Cllr Neil Black and Hedon Mayoress Mrs Linda Black
Civic Team 2015-16: The Town Clerk Mrs Joanna Richardson, Deputy Mayor Cllr Di Storr, Richard Storr, Hedon Mayor Cllr Neil Black, Mrs Linda Black, Sgt of the Mace Dave Young
Army Cadet Lance Bombardier Grace Waters and Cadet Rachael Dove in attendance at the Town Hall with the Hedon Mayor and Mayoress
Traditional scramble for pennies at the Hedon Penny Throwing