New mayor for Rushden elected

Cllr Barbara Jenney
Cllr Barbara Jenney

A new mayor has been elected for Rushden.

Cllr Barbara Jenney was elected as town mayor for 2017/18 at the annual meeting of Rushden Town Council last week.

Her husband, Cllr David Jenney, will be her consort.

Cllr Jenney is a Conservative councillor who represents Hayden ward on Rushden Town Council as well as Rushden Hayden on East Northants Council.

The mayor’s cadet will be Sea Cadet Hannah Bardsley from the TS Diamond Sea Cadets Rushden Division.

Cllr Jenney’s deputy for the year will be Cllr David Coleman with Cllr Melanie Coleman as his consort.