Councillor Lisa Denson is the new Mayor of Ellesmere Port

11 May 2021

Councillor Lisa Denson has been invested as the Mayor of Ellesmere Port during a recorded ceremony at Ellesmere Port Civic Hall. Councillor Gareth Gould is her Deputy.

The Mayor’s chosen charities for the year are The National Waterways Museum, CHAPS and Street Pastors.

Speaking after her inauguration Councillor Denson said: “It is an honour and privilege to be invested as the Mayor of Ellesmere Port and to be able to share this  year with my husband Chris.

“We both look forward to our civic year, meeting and supporting the community and businesses of Ellesmere Port. The last year has been a challenge for many different reasons and we hope that we will be able to attend and visit many places and events over the coming year.

“Many thanks to Rev. Gordon McGuinness who put this video together and the children of Westminster Community Primary School who sang.”

The inauguration was filmed due to Covid so that everyone can watch it safely. The video is available on YouTube:

The Mayor of Ellesmere Port is inviting residents to a celebration event on Sunday 25 July at the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port for an activity filled, fun and free day out.
If you would like the Mayor of Ellesmere Port to visit or attend an event contact the Civic Office: for a booking form.

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