The Mayor of Wolverhampton

Congratulations to Councillor Claire Darke on becoming the Mayor of the City of Wolverhampton.

Wolverhampton's first Mayor, G. B. Thorneycroft, was elected in 1848 and the current Mayor, Councillor Claire Darke, is the 161st Mayor of Wolverhampton and the current Deputy Mayor is Councillor Greg Brackenridge. The Mayor is the First Citizen in the City and the Office of Mayor is the highest honour the local authority can give an elected Councillor.

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