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Past Mayors of Bury Council

Since the creation of Bury Metropolitan Borough Council in 1974 the Council has appointed a Mayor on an annual basis.

Below is a list of the past Mayors and the current Mayor of the Borough of Bury.

  • 1974 - 1975 Arthur Leonard Collinson (deceased)
  • 1975 - 1976 Richard Fletcher, JP (deceased)
  • 1976 - 1977 Samuel Pepperman (deceased)
  • 1977 - 1978 Fred Spurr, JP, DL (deceased)
  • 1978 - 1979 Jack Rosenfield (deceased)
  • 1979 - 1980 David Owen Davies, BEM (deceased)
  • 1980 - 1981 Victor George Guthrie (deceased)
  • 1981 - 1982 Bernard Forkin (deceased)
  • 1982 - 1983 John Thomas McCarthy, JP (deceased)
  • 1983 - 1984 Albert Little, OBE (deceased)
  • 1984 - 1985 Christina Ormerod (deceased)
  • 1985 - 1986 Arthur Colleran, JP (deceased)
  • 1986 - 1987 Evelyn May Waite (deceased)
  • 1987 - 1988 Jacqueline Adler (deceased)
  • 1988 - 1989 William Johnson MBE (deceased)
  • 1989 - 1990 Alan Keith Matthews
  • 1990 - 1991 Emmanuel Wolfe Adler
  • 1991 - 1992 Harold Taylor (deceased)
  • 1992 - 1993 Winston Ramsey (deceased)
  • 1993 - 1994 Gordon Sharkey (deceased)
  • 1994 - 1995 Richard Fletcher, JP (deceased)
  • 1995 - 1996 Neville Singer
  • 1996 - 1997 Trevor Holt, JP
  • 1997 - 1998 Roy Edward Walker
  • 1998 - 1999 Constance May Fitzgerald (deceased)
  • 1999 - 2000 John Peter Costello
  • 2000 - 2001 William Johnson, MBE (deceased)
  • 2001 - 2002 Paul Jeffrey Nesbit
  • 2002 - 2003 John Smith
  • 2003 - 2004 Wilf Davison
  • 2004 - 2005 Barry Briggs (deceased)
  • 2005 - 2006 Steven John Treadgold
  • 2006 - 2007 Jack Frederick Walton
  • 2007 - 2008 Dr Farook Chaudhry
  • 2008 - 2009 Peter Ashworth
  • 2009 - 2010 Sheila Magnall
  • 2010 - 2011 John Byrne (deceased)
  • 2011 - 2012 Yvonne Creswell
  • 2012 - 2013 Joan Grimshaw JP
  • 2013 - 2014 Sharon Briggs JP
  • 2014 - 2015 Michelle Wiseman

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