At the full council meeting held on the 1st June 2017 Councillor Nigel Botting was unanimously voted in as Market Weighton’s Mayor for the new civic year.

A vote was then held to appoint a Deputy Mayor and Councillor Derek Cary was duly elected.

The New Mayor thanked his predecessor Councillor Peter Hemmerman for his hard work over the last 2 years and added that he will be a hard act to follow

Market Weighton Elects Town Mayor