The Mayor of Bath

The Right Worshipful The Mayor of Bath


Mayor, Councillor Paul Crossley

The Charter Trustees of the City of Bath elected the 789th Mayor of the City, Councillor Paul Crossley, to take office on Saturday 4 June 2016 at their Annual Meeting and Mayor Making Ceremony at Bath Abbey.

The Mayor's theme for his year in office is, Bath - A Transition City. 

The Mayor of Bath's on-going charity is The Mayor of Bath's Relief Fund.

Deputy Mayor,  Councillor June Player



Councillor June Player is the Deputy Mayor.     










Further Reading

20th Century Bath

Between 1936 and 1940, Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia resided here during his exile. He took a house in Newbridge Hill, which is now a community centre for ethnic minorities. On 18th October 1954 Haile Selassie was admitted as an Honorary Freeman of t

Renaissance Bath

The visit of Bishop Oliver King from Wells in 1499 began a transformation of the Bath Priory. The monastic establishment was judged to be morally lax and the medieval church was decaying rapidly.

Arms of The City of Bath

An explanation of the Arms of the City of Bath

"Floreat Bathon" May Bath flourish