The Mayor of Bath

The Right Worshipful The Mayor of Bath

  Mayor, Councillor Patrick Anketell-Jones 

The Charter Trustees of the City of Bath elected the 791st Mayor of the City, Councillor Patrick Anketell-Jones, to take Office on Saturday 2 June 2018 at their Annual Meeting and Mayor Making Ceremony at Bath Abbey.

 He is married to Deirdre, who will be his Mayoress. 

The Mayor's theme for the year is 'Environment' and he will take every opportunity to promote sustainability and environmental responsibility supporting local initiatives in environmental projects, events and education programmes. 

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


 Deputy Mayor, Councillor Dr Anthony Clarke

The Charter Trustees of the City of Bath formally elected Councillor Dr Anthony Clarke to serve the Office of Deputy Mayor at their Annual Meeting and Mayor Making Ceremony at Bath Abbey on Saturday 2 June.






Further Reading

Noteworthy Mayors

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

Civic Dates:

"Floreat Bathon" May Bath flourish