The Mayor of Bath

Further Reading

History of Bath

Tracing the evolution of Bath from its origins to the present day

Mayor's Citizen of the Year

Medieval Bath

Bath became a city of trade and prospered from the woollen industry. It was ideally situated as drovers could bring their sheep in from the edge of the Cotswold Hills, the River Avon powered the mills and proximity to the port of Bristol helped the trader

"Floreat Bathon" May Bath flourish