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Find out about the Mayor of Ipswich Councillor Jane Riley, the mayor's charities and the history of the mayoralty.

The Mayor of Ipswich is Jane Riley 2018-2019
The Deputy Mayor is Councillor Sarah Barber.
It is traditional for the mayor to support chosen charities during their term of office.
Find out what duties are carried out by the Mayor of Ipswich and invite the mayor to attend your event or function.
The Office of High Steward ranks third in Civic Ceremonials after the Mayor and the Honorary Recorder. The position is the highest office that the Council can bestow and is only granted in a few local authorities.
The history of the mayoralty in Ipswich
The role of Honorary Recorder is a purely civic and ceremonial one which carries no formal duties or powers. It is however an important link between the council, the people and the courts.
From 1836 to the present day

Contact Details

Civic Secretary,
Ipswich Borough Council,
4E Grafton House,
15-17 Russell Road,

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01473 432641