Salisbury City Council is delighted to announce the election of Councillor Mr Mike Osment as the 758th The Right Worshipful the Mayor of the City of Salisbury.
The event held on Saturday 19 May 2018, was attended by over 200 Civic Dignitaries including Mayors from neighbouring towns, cities and overseas, including our sister cities in Salisbury North Carolina and Salisbury Maryland, who witnessed the handover of the Mayoral Chain from Cllr Mr John Lindley to Cllr Mr Mike Osment.
Cllr Osment who was born in Salisbury and raised in Wilton said, "I am immensely proud and honoured to be selected as the 758th Mayor of the City of Salisbury. I am looking forward to my Mayoral year and to playing my part in celebrating and promoting our great city as it continues to recover from recent events."
The Mayor’s Charity for 2018 - 2019 will be the Rose Gale Trust and Childrens Chance, the Mayor said, "Having spent over 30 years working with young people, it seemed fitting for me to choose two local charities who provide much needed support to many young people."
The Mayor will be supported during his Mayoral Year by the Mayoress Ms Nikki Savage.
The Mayoral Guide will be Scarlett from 1st Wilton Guides this year and the Mayoral Scout will be Lilah from 3rd Salisbury Sea Scouts.
The Deputy Mayor for 2018 – 2019 is Cllr Mr John Walsh.