Consideration was given to the election of a Mayor for the Municipal Year 2018/19.
RESOLVED - That Councillor Veronica Copeland be elected Mayor of the Borough of Darlington for the Municipal Year 2018/19.
Following her election, the
Mayor, made and subscribed the Declaration of Acceptance of Office,
(i) signed the ‘Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Record Book’;
was invested with the Chain of Office;
(iii) tendered her thanks to the Members of the Council for having elected her;
(iv) announced her decision to support Darlington Association on Disability, the 700 Club and the Royal British Legion during her term of Office; and
(v) announced that her Escort for the Mayoral Year would be her husband, Mr. David Copeland.