MAYOR

Cyngor Tref Llandudno Town Council

Mayor  
Mayor of Llandudno,
Cllr Francis Davies
 

The new Mayor of Llandudno, Cllr Francis Davies was officially sworn in on Friday 19th May 2017. The ceremony was held at the Assembly Room, Llandudno Town Hall, and witnessed by over 100 guests. Cllr Davies paid tribute to the outgoing Mayor, Cllr Frank Bradfield and thanked him for all his hard work on behalf of the Council during his Mayoral year.

The retiring Mayor, Cllr Carol Marubbi offered the new Mayor his support and wished him a successful and happy year in office. Mrs Sonia Davies was also installed as the Mayoress.

 

 

 

Mayoral Engagements
The Mayor has a busy diary of engagements which range from Civic occasions in Llandudno and neighbouring towns, to opening shops and other businesses, presenting awards at social and sporting functions, and attending events organised by voluntary and community groups.

If you would like to invite the Mayor to attend an event that you are organising, please contact the Mayor’s Secretary on 01492 879130 or email deputyclerk@llandudno.gov.uk

Biographical Details
Francis was born and bred in Llandudno

His family has lived in Llandudno for 5 generations

Francis first school was Dyffryn primary before going on to Lloyd Street Primary School

He represented Lloyd Street School at football and rounders in 1966.

He then went on to Mostyn Secondary School to finish his education. Whilst there Francis represented Mostyn at football and cross country running. Francis was a regular visitor to Llandudno Youth Centre on Trinity Avenue playing snooker and gymnastics.

After leaving school Francis had a variety of jobs, one was working on Llandudno Pier as a deck hand, seeing off the last regular sailing of the Isle of Man boats. He then took up a five year apprenticeship as a carpet fitter with the Sydney carpet company Mostyn Street, Llandudno and is still fitting carpets 45 years later.

Francis decided on a career move and worked for Marks and Spencer in the food hall for four years but returned back to carpet fitting after numerous requests to do so.

A member of the RAFA Club, Francis quickly joined the Sports and Social Committee of the Club, helping to arrange Christmas dinners for the elderly people of the area.

Being a sports person all his life, Francis spent many years playing in the local snooker and pool leagues before turning his hand to golf which was his boyhood passion. He has been a member of the North Wales Golf Club for the past 28 years.

Francis is also the Vice Chairman of Friends of Queen’s Park, a group of Craig-y-Don residents who have come together to rejuvenate their local park

Francis married his wife Sonia 40 years ago in 1977 and she will act as Mayoress during his Mayoral year. Francis was elected as a member of Llandudno Town Council in 2012.

Francis chosen charities for his Mayoral year are:

Guide Dogs for the Blind, The Stroke Association and North Wales Wildlife Trust.

Deputy Mayor
On 19th May 2017, Cllr David Hawkins was elected as Deputy Mayor of Llandudno for the municipal year 2017-2018 and was invested with his badge of office by the Mayor of Llandudno. Mrs Amanda Hawkins was installed as Deputy Mayoress.

The Deputy Mayor has a busy diary as he often attends engagements on behalf of the
Mayor when he is attending events elsewhere.

mayor Mayor and Mayoress Cllr Francis Davies and Mrs Amanda Hawkins

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Location


Llandudno Town Council in a larger map

Contacts

Address:
Llandudno Town Council
Town Hall
Lloyd Street
Llandudno
LL30 2UP

Tel & Fax: 01492 879 130
Email: towncouncil@llandudno.gov.uk

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