About Our Mayor


Photograph of 2023-24 Mayor - Councillor Carl Robinson

The Council elects a Town Mayor (Chairman of the Council) from among its members and the Mayor elected for the municipal year 2023 – 2024 is:

Councillor Carl Robinson

The Mayor will be fundraising during his year and has chosen: 

‘All Disabilities Matter’

All Disabilities Matter support anyone who has any kind of disability, mental health issues or just wants somebody to talk to.  

Mayor’s Events:

Armistice Day

Saturday 11th November 2023 – 11am 

Remembrance Day

Sunday 12th November 2023 – 11am

Civic Carol Service

Sunday 3rd December 2023 at St Clares Church St Cuthberts Way Newton Aycliffe – 4pm

Civic Dinner

Friday 16th February 2024 – Redworth Hall Hotel County Durham. Details to follow.

Anniversary / Birthday Celebrations 

Do you have a 100th Birthday or a 50th / 60th / 65th Wedding Anniversary to celebrate and would like the Mayor to visit with flowers?

Please contact the Mayor’s Secretary on 01325 300700 or use our Contact Page

(Residents of the Parish of Great Aycliffe only).

In the Mayor’s absence, Council meetings and Civic duties will be carried out as necessary, by Councillor John Clark as the Deputy Mayor.