Town Mayor 2016/17 – Councillor Bob Gettings

Each year in May, the Town Mayor is elected by a vote at the Annual Meeting of the Town Council.

At the meeting held on 4th May 2016, Councillor Bob Gettings was elected as Mayor for the 2016/17 municipal year.

Councillor Gettings was elected to Morley Town Council 11 years ago and was previously Mayor in 2006-07.  He is currently Chairman of the Finance, General Purposes & Strategic Committee.

He is a former magistrate, and taught at the Woodkirk and Bruntcliffe Academies. He was President of The Royal Society of St George (Leeds Branch) and is Chairman of the Siegen Circle twinning committee.

He is formerly President of Morley Amateur Operatic Society and the Morley Literature Festival Committee.  He is also a Leeds City Councillor serving the Morley North ward.

If you wish to invite the Mayor to an event or function, please contact the Town Council office by either telephone or email.

Telephone number: 0113 2474370


Morley Town Councillors