The Mayor of Newton Abbot 2017/18
The Mayor of Newton Abbot for 2017/18 is Councillor Ann Jones and she will be raising money through various events for her Charities: The Towersey Foundation and Meadowside Residential Home.
Each year the Mayor chooses a cadet from one of the youth services in the Town to be the Mayoral Cadet for the forthcoming year.
Cllr Jones has decided to utilise a cadet from both the Newton Abbot Army Cadets and the TS Canonteign- Teign Valley & District Sea Cadet Unit 609. Jack Hewett ill be representing the Army Cadets and Imogen Fuller will be representing the Sea Cadets.
The Cadets will take it in turns to accompany the Mayor to various Mayoral engagements.
Chaplain for the year will be Rev. Prebendary Alan White.
Councillor Mrs Ann Jones
29 Orleigh Avenue
Telephone: Home 01626 369311
Mobile: 07951 591143
Details of the Mayor
Date joined Newton Abbot Town Council - 2013
Ward - Bushell
Political Party - Liberal Democrats
Member of the Town Council Committees: Community & Heritage Committee, Finance & Audit Committe, Planning Committee, Policy & Resources Committee, Events Sub-Committee, Community Engagement Group, Strategic Planning Forum, Neighbourhood Plan Monitoring Group
Born in Wolverhampton.
joined the Women's Royal Naval Service in 1977 and completed 9 years service.
I moved to Newton Abbot with my parents where I met my husband, Chris and we married in 1997.
We have two daughters who are both studying at South Dartmoor.
I play whist and like walking. My spare time is spent being Vice-Chair of Sport & Leisure Committee for the Devon Federation of Women’s Institute; Secretary of the Lustleigh branch of the Royal British Legion and of course Newton Abbot Town Council.