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Council Announces Appointments

Last night at Annual Council, the appointment of The Mayor, Deputy Mayor, Leader of the Council, Deputy Leader and Cabinet were confirmed.

Image of the Mayor


Cllr Lynsey McCarthy-Calvert will continue in the role of The Mayor, while Cllr Barry Campagna will continue in his role of Deputy Mayor. The Mayor’s Consort is Martin Morgan-Abel with Cadet Sergeant Oscar Calvert as Macebearer. The Deputy Mayoress is Deborah Campagna.

Cllr Barry Campagna

Deputy Mayor Cllr Barry Campagna


Also continuing in their roles, Cllr Dave Blackwell was confirmed as Leader of the Council, and Cllr Warren Gibson was confirmed as Deputy Leader of the Council.

Cllr D Blackwell  Cllr W Gibson

Leader of the Council, Cllr Dave Blackwell (L) and Deputy Leader, Cllr Warren Gibson (R).


Cabinet members were also confirmed at the meeting. 

Cabinet members



Leader of the Council Cllr D Blackwell
Deputy Leader/Strategic Planning Cllr W Gibson
Economic Growth & Climate Action Cllr B Palmer
Environment Cllr M Fuller
Health, Wellbeing and Housing Cllr R Lillis
People & Community Cllr R Savage
Resources Cllr S Mountford
Projects & Assets Cllr T Gibson

















See the full list of Councillors here. Watch the livestream of the meeting on our YouTube channel.

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