Mayor of Rossendale

Current Mayor

Councillor Colin Crawforth

The current Mayor of Rossendale

Councillor Colin Crawforth is the Mayor of Rossendale 2017/18. Mrs Denise Crawforth and Mrs Nicola Walsh are the Mayoresses, one of which will usually accompany the Mayor.

Councillor Crawforth is the elected councillor for the Hareholme Ward and was confirmed as Mayor at the Annual Council meeting on 12th May 2017.

Councillor Kenyon is the Deputy Mayor. Mr Haydon Kenyon is the Deputy Mayor's Consort and will usually accompany the Deputy Mayor.

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:

  • Rubicon
  • White Horse Project
  • Vision
  • Young people's charities in Rossendale

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:

  • Mayoral calendars are currently on sale
  • Mayor's Charity Meal Evening, Wednesday 6th September at 7.00pm. Rose N Bowl Restaurant, Newchurch Road, Stacksteads, OL13 0UG. Tickets are £15 Each and include a starter of Melon or Soup and a Carvery. Tickets can be purchased on the evening. If you require a vegetarian option please contact Stephanie Carroll on 01706 252427 before 5th September 2017.

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