Mayor Cllr Lynda Byrne

The Mayor of Bolton for 2016 - 2017 is Councillor Lynda Byrne 

Cllr Lynda Byrne has been a councillor for 20 years and has represented Breightmet for 12 years.

Prior to this she represented Bradshaw and Crompton wards.

During this time she has served on several committees including the Planning and Licensing committees. She has represented Bolton on the Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Authority for 12 years, and has been a member of the Bolton Adoption Panel.

Cllr Byrne qualified as a nurse, took a sabbatical to serve as Mayoress alongside her husband John when he was Mayor of Bolton in 2010-11, and retired from nursing in 2012.

John will take on the role of Consort during Lynda’s year of office.

During her time as Mayor, Cllr Byrne will be raising funds for her chosen charities:

Cllr Byrne anticipates a busy year ahead with her Mayoral duties: “I am very proud to have been chosen to represent the people of Bolton, it’s a huge honour. I look forward to raising the profile of Bolton and meeting people from all walks of life.”

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