Town Mayor 2021-22

Cllr Joanne Raywood


The Town Mayor is elected at the Annual Mayor Making meeting and invested with the chain of office.  The Town Mayor is the first citizen of Tewkesbury town and represents the Town at a wide range of civic functions and local events.

At the remote Full Council meeting held on Monday 8th March 2021, Cllr Joanne Raywood was elected as Town Mayor 2021/22.  Cllr Simon Raywood was elected as Deputy Town Mayor.  Cllr Joanne Raywood appointed Mr David Raywood as her Consort and The Reverend Canon Paul Williams as Mayor’s Chaplain.  Each year the Town Mayor selects organisations which are then supported over the course of the year by charity events. During her year in office Cllr Joanne Raywood will be focusing on accessibility and will be fundraising to provide digital resources for Tewkesbury Museum to enable displays on the upper floors to be viewed digitally from the ground floor, funding a feasibility study for the Anglo American Garden of Remembrance to improve accessibility and links with the USA and will be supporting Brimpsfield Music Society.

Invite the Town Mayor

The Administration Assistant is the Town Mayor’s PA and manages the Town Mayor’s diary and appointments.  To invite the Town Mayor to your event or function please complete the Mayor-Invitation-Pro-forma.

Please email the form to admin@tewkesburytowncouncil.gov.uk.  The Town Mayor and Deputy Town Mayor attend many events each year.  These can include: opening events, services, awards ceremonies, fundraising events, community/school events, fairs/fetes, theatre/the arts and formal receptions etc.

Tewkesbury Town Council