Ex-mayors gather for anniversary

THIS year is the 25th anniversary of Godmanchester becoming an independent council, after the 1972 Local Government Act, with its own mayor and 14 councillors. To mark the occasion, former mayor insignia was produced and presented to former mayors from th

THIS year is the 25th anniversary of Godmanchester becoming an independent council, after the 1972 Local Government Act, with its own mayor and 14 councillors.

To mark the occasion, former mayor insignia was produced and presented to former mayors from the past 25 years.

Of the 13 mayors who have served Godmanchester during the past 25 years, 10 were present at the annual town meeting on April 3, where they were presented with an insignia by the then current Mayor of Godmanchester, Councillor Richard Butcher.