David Atwell inaugarated as Mayor of Newport
Councillor Atwell became Newport’s 384th Mayor at an official ceremony in the Civic Centre on May 17th. He will be supported during his year of office by his wife, Carole, as Mayoress.
His charities for the year are children’s charity Ty Hafan; armed forces charity SSAFA and Pets as Therapy.
He said: “It is a great privilege to serve my home city as Mayor and I am looking forward to meeting many residents and helping to raise money for some very good causes during the next 12 months.”