Bury St Edmunds mayor re-elected for another term
The mayor of Bury St Edmunds was appointed to serve another term tonight, following a vote by the town council.
Members re-elected Councillor Peter Thompson, who represents the Moreton Hall ward, to serve through to 2023.
He fended off a challenge from Councillor Diane Hind, member for the Tollgate ward.
Councillor Thompson was first elected to Bury Town Council in 2012, and he has also represented Eastgate & Moreton Hall on West Suffolk Council since 2015.
He has been a resident of Bury St Edmunds since 2009.