Budget Consultation 2019/2020

Have your say as Rossendale Borough Council outlines its budget plans for the coming year as it continues its efforts to balance the books.

Budget Consultation 2019/2020

Mayor of Rossendale

Current Mayor

Cllr Ann Kenyon

The current Mayor of Rossendale

Councillor Ann Kenyon is the Mayor of Rossendale 2018/19. Mrs Susan Kapler is the Mayoress and Mr Haydon Kenyon is the Mayor's Consort, one of which will usually accompany the Mayor.

Councillor Kenyon is the elected councillor for the Worsley Ward and was confirmed as Mayor at the Annual Council meeting on 18th May 2018.

Contact the Mayor

If you would like to invite the Mayor to attend an event please complete the mayoral booking form.  You have the option to either complete the online booking form or to download the booking form and return it to the Mayor’s Office. 

Complete the online booking form

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Mayor’s charity fund

Each year, the Mayor of Rossendale raises money for local charities through collections and organised events.

This year the Mayor of Rossendale will be raising funds for:

  • Dementia Friendly Rossendale
  • Other Local Charities

To make a donation to the Mayor’s Charity Fund please contact the Mayor’s Office.

To apply for a donation from the fund, please write to the Mayor’s Office. The letter should include details of your organisation and a brief description of how you will use the donation.

Upcoming charity fundraising events

Please see below details of the upcoming fundraising events in aid of the Mayor’s Charity Fund:

Charity Event at  IDL Club, George Street, Haslingden, BB4 5RX on Sunday 3rd February 2019 at 6.00pm

There will be a performance from the Lomax Brother’s, a raffle, and other fundraising activities. 

There is no cost for this event.


Fundraising evening at IDL Club, George Street, Haslingden, BB4 5RX, on Friday 22nd February 2019 at 7.00pm in aid of the Mayor’s Charity Fund.

The evening will include performances from singer Ryan Ireland and comedian Dusty Young, a raffle, and other fundraising activities.

Tickets for this event are £5 Each and can be purchased from IDL Club.


Mayor’s Charity Ball at Rossendale Golf Club, Ewood Lane, Rossendale,  on Friday, 22nd March, 2019.  Proceeds from the event will go to the ‘Mayor’s Charity Fund’, the main beneficiaries of this year’s fund will be Dementia Friendly Rossendale, Friends Reminisce and Rays Swimming Club.

The evening will commence at 7.00 p.m., a three course dinner will be served at 7.30p.m. and there will be live entertainment from comedy and cabaret act ‘Bosom Buddies’.

Tickets are £35.00 each and can be reserved by contacting the Mayor’s Office on 01706 252427.

For more information regarding the Mayor of Rossendale, please contact:

Stephanie Carroll, Civic Services Officer & Leader’s PA, Rossendale Borough Council, The Business Centre, Futures Park, Bacup, OL13 0BB

01706 252427