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Mayors from 1900 to Present


Year Mayor
1899/00 William Needham Webster
1900/01 Richard Bartlett-Mellard ( 3rd time)
1901/02 Sir Alfred Seale Haslam Knt, M.P.
1902/03 Sir Alfred Seale Haslam ( 2nd time)
1903/04 Sir Alfred Seale Haslam ( 3rd time)
1904/05 Richard Bartlett-Mellard ( 4th time)
1905/06 Thomas Peake Heath (2nd time)
1906/07 William Lowe Elliott
1907/08 William Lowe Elliott
1908/09 Sydney Myott
1909/10 James Lovatt
1910/11 Robert Cadwaller Trigger
1911/12 Robert Cadwaller Trigger
1912/13 William Mellard
1913/14 William V’Alters Summers Gradwell Goodwin
1914/15 William V’Alters Summers Gradwell Goodwin
1915/16 William V’Alters Summers Gradwell Goodwin
1916/17 William V’Alters Summers Gradwell Goodwin
1917/18 William V’Alters Summers Gradwell Goodwin
1918/19 William V’Alters Summers Gradwell Goodwin
1919/20 William V’Alters Summers Gradwell Goodwin
1920/21 Harold Washington Whitfield
1921/22 Harold Washington Whitfield
1922/23 Arthur Hassam
1923/24 Arthur Hassam
1924/25 Arthur Hassam
1925/26 Ellis Roberts
1925/26 Ellis Roberts
1927/28 Robert Beresford
1928/29 Robert Beresford
1929/30 Robert Beresford
1930/31 (April) Colonel the Rt.Hon Josiah Clement Wedgwood D.S.O., D.L., M.P. (enlarged Borough)
1931/32 Colonel the Rt.Hon Josiah Clement Wedgwood
1932/33 Sir Joseph Quinton Lamb M.P.
1933/34 John Bentley
1934/35 John Bentley
1935/36 Sydney Myott (2nd time)
1936/37 Sydney Myott (3rd time)
1937/38 Tom Oliver Harper
1938/39 George Amson Heywood
1939/40 Ronald Milne Ford M.A.
1940/41 Ronald Milne Ford M.A.
1941/42 Ronald Milne Ford M.A.
1942/43 James Kelly
1943/44 John Horace Ramsbotham
1944/45 John Horace Ramsbotham
1945/46 Francis Thomas Brant
1946/47 Francis Thomas Brant
1947/48 (May) William Allen Knowles
1948/49 William Allen Knowles
1949/50 William Evanson
1950/51 Clarence George Mothershaw
1951/52 Clarence George Mothershaw
1952/53 Edward Bond
1953/54 Edward Bond
1954/55 Ethel Shaw (Miss)
1955/57 Norman Ford Bradshaw (2 years)
1957/60 William Eric Welsby (3 years)
1960/61 Thomas Bethell
1961/63 Charles Sydney Whalley (2 years)
1963/64 Thomas Bethell (2nd time)
1964/65 Benjamin Guy Vernon
1965/66 Frederick Norman Salmon
1966/68 Denis Proctor (2 years)
1968/70 Frederick Norman Salmon (2nd & 3rd time)
1970/72 William Nixon (2 years)
1972/73 Charles Edward Mitchell
1973/74 Reginald George Lane
1974/75 Malcolm John Clarke BA (Hons)
1975/76 William Eric Welsby
1976/77 Derek Brian Westrup
1977/78 James Thomas Shipley
1978/79 George Alfred Poole
1979/80 Harold Cork
1980/81 John Joseph Beech
1981/82 Ethel Mayer
1982/83 Victor Clifford Finnemore
1983/84 Thomas Bethell
1984/85 Terence Naylor
1985/86 Marion Platt MBE
1986/87 William Hughes
1987/88 Roy Dean
1988/89 Henry Broad
1989/90 Joseph Harry Matthews
1990/91 Jack Whalley
1991/92 Betty Cox
1992/93 John Lockett
1993/94 Elsie Ashley OBE, JP, M Univ (Keele)
1994/95 Elizabeth Caddy JP
1995/96 Betty Sumnall
1996/97 George O’Kane Cairns
1997/98 Albert Arthur Clarke
1998/99 Betty Blaise
1999/00 Betty Blaise
2000/01 Sylvia Teresa Butler
2001/02 Gillian Williams
2002/03 John MacMillan
2003/04 Raymond Andre Slater
2004/05 Freda Dorothea Myatt
2005/06 Colin Brooks
2006/07 William “Bill” Sinnott
2007/08 David Clarke
2008/09 John Cooper
2009/10 Marion Reddish
2010/11

Ann Heames

2011/12 Trevor Hambleton
2012/13 David Becket
2013/14 Edward "Eddie" Boden
2014/15 Linda Hailstones

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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