The Mayor of Newton Abbot 2015/16

The Mayor of Newton Abbot for 2015/16 is Councillor Mike Ryan and he will be raising money through various events for this Charities: The Youth Groups of Newton Abbot.

Mayor’s Cadet

Each year the Mayor chooses a cadet from one of the youth services in the Town to be the Mayoral Cadet for the forthcoming year.

Jodie McGuire from the 1322 Newton Abbot Air Training Cadets has been nominated to be his Mayoral Cadet.   Jodie will accompany Councillor Ryan to various Mayoral engagements.  

My Chaplain for the year will be Rev. Jon Doble of the Avenue Church.

Contact Details

66 Oaklands Road

Newton Abbot

TQ12 4EE

Home 01626 205212

mobile 07887 907598

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Date Joined Newton Abbot Town Council – 2009

Ward Buckland 

Political Party – Independent

Member of the Town Council Committees: Amenities, Finance & Resources, Planning, Events Sub-Commmittee, Newton in Bloom Sub-Committee, Licensing Sub-Committee, Local Transport Forum, Grants Sub-Committee, Staff Sub-Committee.

Personal Details

I have lived on the Buckland Estate for 63 years and have served as a Buckland Councillor since 1988 apart for 2 years, 2007 and 2008.  I also served on Haccombe and Coombe Parish Council for 3 years. 

I was Mayor of Newton Abbot for the year 1992/93.  I have over the years campaigned for the bridge over the A380, the Doctors Surgery, Chemist and the paddling pool which was in Sandringham Park.  I have also been Chairman of Buckland Community Centre since 1988 apart from 1 year, I will always try to represent the people of Buckland and Newton Abbot to the best of my ability.

For the last 7 years I have been the Chairman of the Carnival Committee which raises funds for local charities in the area.


Mayors Engagements

Newton Abbot Town Council

Town Hall

Great Western House,

9 Devon Square,

Newton Abbot

TQ12 2HN

Tel: 01626 201120

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